MA 104 Course Description

MA104 COLLEGE ALGEBRA AND TRIGONOMETRY WITH APPLICATIONS IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (4 Cr.)

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Applies toward the division III liberal studies requirement.

Prerequisite: MA 100 (Passed with C- or better.) or satisfactory score on the Math Placement Exam. A graphing calculator or equivalent software is required.

NOTE: This course is designed for students who need college algebra but do not intend to take calculus.

Offered: Fall, Winter, Summer

General Introduction and Goals

Continued development of students' abilities to manipulate mathematical statements and solve problems. A study of functions, graphing, equation solving techniques, exponents and logarithms, systems of equations, and elementary trigonometry. Emphasis is on applications in the applied sciences.