MATH 116 Intermediate Algebra* (3 Hours)
Prerequisites: MATH 115 with a grade of "C" or higher or appropriate score on the math placement test.
This course focuses on arithmetic and algebraic manipulation, equations and inequalities, graphs, and analysis of equations and graphs. Students will simplify arithmetic and algebraic expressions, including those containing rational expressions, rational exponents, radicals and complex numbers; solve equations and inequalities including linear, quadratic, quadratic in form, as well as those containing rational expressions, radicals or absolute value; graph linear inequalities; and analyze functions and non-functions. 3 or 5 hrs.lecture/wk.