**Course Description:**

Develops algebraic skills necessary for manipulating
expressions and solving equations. Topics in the course include radicals,
complex numbers, polynomials, factoring, rational expressions, quadratic
equations, absolute value equations and inequalities, systems of linear
equations, related applications, and math learning strategies. This course
prepares students for College Algebra and Finite Math.

**Placement:**

Placement in this course can be done through the following

·
Accuplacer Placement Exam: Elementary
Algebra (EA) score of 60-84

·
Successful completion of (S/A,
S/B, or S/C): MAT 099 or MAT 050

Student’s
Resources:

A.
Syllabus & Calendar

a.
Syllabus

b.
Calendar

B.
Chapter Resources

**Chapter 2: Linear Equations & Inequalities**

**Chapter 3: Functions & Graphs**

**Chapter 4: System of Linear Equations**

**Chapter 6: Factoring Polynomials**

**Chapter 7: Rational Expressions & Functions**

**Chapter 8: Radicals, Roots, & Root Functions**

**Chapter 9: Quadratic Equations, Inequalities, & Functions**