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Mathematics - MATH 113

Intermediate Algebra for College Students

4 Credit Hours
4 Lecture Hours

Course Description

Review of algebraic operations; problem solving strategies; integer and rational exponents; complex numbers; solving equations; function concept; graphs and applications of linear, quadratic, exponential and logarithmic functions; and systems of equations are the topics covered in this course.

Prerequisites

(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • MATH 53 with a minimum grade of 2.0 or a minimum score of 19 ACT-Math, 25 SAT-Math, 78 CPT-Elementary Algebra or 250 NGA-Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra and Statistics.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Solve linear and quadratic equations and related applications using one variable.
  • Solve equations that are quadratic in form and related applications using one variable.
  • Solve radical equations and related applications using one variable.
  • Solve rational equations and related applications using one variable.
  • Solve exponential and logarithmic equations and related applications using one variable.
  • Transform complex fractions into simplest form.
  • Transform radical expressions to simplest form.
  • Transform expressions with integer and rational exponents to simplest form.
  • Solve linear systems of equations algebraically and graphically.
  • Translate application problems into a linear system.
  • Solve simple and compound linear inequalities in one variable both algebraically and graphically.
  • Solve second degree inequalities in one variable both algebraically and graphically.
  • Solve first degree inequalities in two variables both algebraically and graphically.
  • Solve inequalities and equations containing absolute value both algebraically and graphically.
  • Solve applications of functions involving two variables.
  • Determine the inverse of a function algebraically or graphically.
  • Graph quadratic functions.
  • Graph exponential and logarithmic functions.
  • Graph circles.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2021; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/21/2021

 113142391Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A4/31/0Open$12.00 
 113142459Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A12/31/0Open$12.00 
 113142463Inter AlgebraONL4Mingela A6/31/0Open$12.00 
 113142486Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A9/31/0Open$12.00 
 113142488Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A13/31/0Open$12.00 
 113143009Inter AlgebraMC4Shalan S2/24/0Open$12.00T R  11:00 AM-01:26 PM BTC320
 113143038Inter AlgebraMC4Hu Z2/24/0Open$12.00T R  02:00 PM-04:26 PM BTC320
 113143041Inter AlgebraMC4Stetson B3/24/4Closed$12.00T R  12:00 PM-02:26 PM BTC370
 113143070Inter AlgebraMC4Capps D3/24/0Open$12.00T R  06:00 PM-08:26 PM BTC320
 113143112Inter AlgebraMC4Katula G2/24/0Open$12.00M W  03:00 PM-05:26 PM BTC170
 113143113Inter AlgebraMC4Katula G0/24/0Closed$12.00T R  04:00 PM-06:26 PM BTC165
 113143115Inter AlgebraMC4Stetson B2/24/0Open$12.00M W  11:00 AM-01:26 PM BTC350
 113143117Inter AlgebraMC4Balayeva O2/24/0Open$12.00T R  12:00 PM-02:26 PM BTC100
 113143118Inter AlgebraMC4Balayeva O4/24/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-05:26 PM BTC300
 113143122Inter AlgebraRMT4Weyand G3/24/2Closed$12.00M W  04:00 PM-06:26 PM WEBWEB
 113143169Inter AlgebraMC4Katula G3/24/0Open$12.00M W  06:00 PM-08:26 PM BTC300

Fall; 2021; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/30/2021

 113142348Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A2/31/2Closed$12.00 
 113142958Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A3/31/0Open$12.00 
 113143057Inter AlgebraMC4Hu Z1/24/0Open$12.00M W  06:00 PM-07:54 PM BTC165
 113143072Inter AlgebraMC4Hu Z2/24/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 PM-09:54 PM BTC165
 113143120Inter AlgebraRMT4Maheshwari N4/24/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:54 AM WEBWEB
 113143121Inter AlgebraRMT4Hu Z2/24/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 AM-09:54 AM WEBWEB
 113147834Inter AlgebraHYBMC4Ibrahim S12/24/0Open$12.00M R  09:00 AM-09:54 AM BTC100
T W  09:00 AM-09:54 AM WEBWEB
 113147837Inter AlgebraHYBMC4Ibrahim S13/24/0Open$12.00M R  10:00 AM-10:54 AM BTC100
T W  10:00 AM-10:54 AM WEBWEB
 113147842Inter AlgebraHYBMC4Ibrahim S6/24/0Open$12.00M R  11:00 AM-11:54 AM BTC100
T W  11:00 AM-11:54 AM WEBWEB

Winter; 2022; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 01/31/2022

 113112310Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A31/31/0Open$12.00 
 113112453Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A31/31/0Open$12.00 
 113112490Inter AlgebraONL4Mingela A31/31/0Open$12.00 
 113112911Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A31/31/0Open$12.00 
 113113030Inter AlgebraMC4Katula G10/10/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-05:26 PM LA160

Winter; 2022; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/10/2022

 113112489Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A31/31/0Open$12.00 
 113112954Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A31/31/0Open$12.00 
 113113022Inter AlgebraMC4Hu Z20/20/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 AM-09:54 AM LA110
 113113025Inter AlgebraMC4Katula G24/24/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:54 AM BTC300
 113113027Inter AlgebraMC4Stetson B24/24/0Open$12.00T R  12:00 PM-01:54 PM BTC165
 113113060Inter AlgebraMC4Maheshwari N24/24/0Open$12.00T R  06:00 PM-07:54 PM BTC350
 113113062Inter AlgebraMC4Hu Z24/24/0Open$12.00M W  06:00 PM-07:54 PM BTC350
 113113072Inter AlgebraMC4Hu Z24/24/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 PM-09:54 PM BTC350
 113113078Inter AlgebraMC4Maheshwari N24/24/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 PM-09:54 PM BTC350
 113113112Inter AlgebraMC4Maheshwari N24/24/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-04:54 PM BTC300
 113113116Inter AlgebraMC4Sanchez A24/24/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-04:54 PM BTC170
 113113131Inter AlgebraMC4Shalan S20/20/0Open$12.00M W  12:30 PM-02:24 PM LA270
 113113132Inter AlgebraMC4Stetson B24/24/0Open$12.00M W  12:00 PM-01:54 PM BTC350

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday