MATH 090 Elementary Algebra

Operations with algebraic expressions emphasizing polynomials. The algebra of integer exponents, the solution of first degree and literal equations, methods of factoring, an introduction to the solution of quadratic equations by factoring, graphing linear equations, systems of first degree equations in two variables, and introduction to rational expressions. Applications of these topics are included.

Units: 4.00

Offered: (Fa, Sp, Sm)

Associate Degree Applicable

Prerequisites: MATH 952 or MATH 953 or MATH 962 or eligibility for MATH 090 as determined through the Crafton Hills College assessment process

Lecture: Minimum 64 hours per semester