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Howard Community College
Elementary Algebra, MATH 067
Course Description (from the College):
Students will develop skills in simplifying polynomials, rational expressions, and radicals. Methods of factoring second-degree polynomials and applications involving factoring will also be included. Students will solve quadratic equations and related applications using factoring and the quadratic formula. They will become familiar with triangles, midpoint, and distance between two points. Students will use ratios and proportions to solve various problems. Application problems will include the use of the Theorem of Pythagoras and scientific notation. All sections require the use of the interactive computer program that comes with the software code. Use of a calculator is limited to a four-function calculator.
Prerequisite: An appropriate score on the mathematics placement test, or a grade of B or higher in MATH 061 or a grade of C in MATH 063.
Math Office: HR 300
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