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MATH 090B Introduction to Algebra, Part 2

3 credits
Introduction to Algebra covers basic algebraic concepts and operations, including solution of first and second degree equations, linear graphs, inequalities, systems of equations, exponents, polynomials, and factoring.

Prerequisites: Instructor permission.

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Solve systems of equations in two variables
  • Apply the rules of exponents
  • Add, subtract, multiply and divide polynomials
  • Use factoring to solve equations
  • Use the mathematical critical thinking skills of problem solving, pattern recognition, substitution, following structural rules, and quantitative modeling to solve problems involving basic algebra