ELEMENTARY ALGEBRA (3 semester hours: no credit)

MAT* 095

Elementary Algebra addresses algebraic symbolism, properties of the real
numbers, operations on algebraic expressions, solving linear equations and
inequalities, operations on polynomials, laws of exponents, factoring, solving
quadratic equations by factoring, graphing equations, finding equations of
lines, applying algebra to geometry, introduction to metric system, converting
between units of measure, and scientific notation. This course requires use of a
scientific calculator. Prerequisite: Qualifying score on Placement Test.