2015-2016 Undergraduate Bulletin

MAT 105 College Algebra (was Modern Math)

3 hours 

This course prepares students for the study of pre-calculus and develops their mathematical maturity. The topics to be covered include review of the fundamentals of algebra, relations, functions, solutions of first- and second-degree equations and inequalities, systems of equations, matrices and determinants, binomial theorem, mathematical induction, polynomial functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, analytic geometry and conic sections, geometric and arithmetic sequences and series, and miscellaneous topics.




Placement examination or skills certified


This course satisfies the Required Core: Math and Quantitative Reasoning area of the Gen Ed Program.