College Algebra (MTH 125)
Term: 2013-2014 Academic Year Fall Term
This course immerses students in algebraic methods in the context of modeling real-world phenomena, particularly those related to social issues, including hunger and poverty. Mathematical topics will include functions and graphs; solving equations; displaying and describing data; linear, exponential, logarithmic, power and quadratic functions; mathematical modeling; and probability. This course does not meet the prerequisites for biology and chemistry courses.
Prerequisites: MTH 120 or an equivalent course, math placement or consent of instructor.
General Education: Critical and Collaborative Thinking ? Quantitative Reasoning (effective fall 2009)
General Education: Mathematics (prior to fall 2009)