May 31, 2020
MAT 152 - Elementary Algebra
Class: 5 Credits: 5
This course includes the following topics: operations with signed numbers and algebraic expression; solving linear equations; factoring; and an introduction to graphing.
Prerequisite(s): Take MAT 032 and RDG 032 .
- Performing operations with signed numbers
- Solving linear equations
- Graphing linear equations
- Completing operations with powers
- Factoring algebraic expressions
Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn Web site www.sccsc.edu/bookstore
- Scientific calculator may be used beginning with Chapter 2.
Any other device must be approved by the instructor of the course.
Student Learning Outcomes:
- Perform operations with signed numbers using addition, subtraction, multiplication, or division without the use of a calculator.
- Solve linear equations using operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, or division.
- Graph linear equations by plotting points or using slope/intercept.
- Complete operations with powers using rules for exponents.
- Factor polynomials using the most appropriate factoring strategy.
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- Proctored Exams
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Official Course Syllabus