Dec 08, 2023
MATHJ 97 - Jump Start into Intermediate Algebra Credits: 2
A brief review of math skills needed to succeed in MATH 97 , including study skill tips for math classes. Class culminates with an opportunity to reevaluate math placement. This is a pass/no credit course.
Students who successfully complete this class will be able to:
- Define a function.
- Graph linear, quadratic, and other functions.
- Solve basic problems involving ratios, proportions, and variation.
- Work with rational exponents.
- Solve quadratic equations using tables, graphs and algebra.
- Identify non-real solutions of equations.
- Use mathematics to solve practical applications.
- Solve rational equations.
- Solve radical equations.
- Perform operations with radical and rational expressions.
- Derive linear and quadratic equations and solve basic problems using linear and quadratic regression techniques.
- Recognize which quantitative or symbolic reasoning methods are appropriate for solving a given problem.
- Correctly implement the quantitative or symbolic reasoning methods that are appropriate for solving a given problem.
- Translate data into various formats such as symbolic language, equations, graphs, and formulas.
- Responsibility - Responsibility encompasses those behaviors and dispositions necessary for students to be effective members of a community. This outcome is designed to help students recognize the value of a commitment to those responsibilities which will enable them to work successfully individually and with others.
- Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning - Quantitative Reasoning encompasses abilities necessary for a student to become literate in today’s technological world. Quantitative reasoning begins with basic skills and extends to problem solving.
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