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2018-19 Catalog 
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MATH 031 - College Algebra Support

Presents prerequisite skills necessary to be successful in MATH 131 - College Algebra. Taught concurrently with MATH 131 - College Algebra by integrating course content with instruction in the reading/learning/critical thinking skills necessary for successful performance of MATH 131 - College Algebra course work. These skills will assist with finding algebraic and graphical solutions of linear and non-linear equations and inequalities and their applications; functions and graphs; ratio, proportion, and variation; theory of equations; algebraic functions; logarithmic and exponential functions; systems of linear and non-linear equations; matrices and determinants and their applications. Integrates technology into the learning process through use of a graphing calculator or computer program. This course may be repeated one time for a maximum of 6 credit hours. Prerequisite(s): Placement by exam. A graphing calculator is required. Check with the College Bookstore or the Mathematics Department for recommended models.
(PCS 1.4, 3 credit hours - 3 hours lecture, 0 hours lab)