# Mathematics

## Prealgebra (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

### Course Description

Topics covered in this course include an introduction to variables, integers and algebraic expressions; simplifying algebraic expressions involving integers, fractions and decimals; solving algebraic equations involving integers, fractions, decimals and percents; ratio and proportions; applications using basic concepts from geometry; and introduction to graphing via point-plotting.

### Prerequisites

(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

• MATH 45 with a minimum grade of 2.0. Competence in arithmetic without the aid of a calculator.

### Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

• Calculate sums, differences, products and quotients involving integers.
• Apply order of operations to mathematical problems.
• Solve linear equations involving integers, fractions and decimals.
• Solve percentage problems.
• Solve proportion problems.
• Solve problems involving perimeter, area, volume and the Pythagorean theorem.
• Translate English expressions into mathematical expressions.
• Graph linear equations by plotting points.
• Simplify expressions using properties of exponents.
• Simplify fractional expressions.
• Evaluate algebraic expressions.
• Factor the greatest common factor (GCF) from a polynomial expression.
• Apply the prime factorization method to greatest common factor (GCF) or least common multiple (LCM) problems.

### Course Schedule

CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2016; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/29/2016

047142450Prealgebra Online3Stetson B\$17.0018/31/0Open
047142983Prealgebra Online3Bearden L\$17.0025/31/0Open
047143002Prealgebra 3Schmansky P\$12.005/28/0Open
 M W 09:30AM-10:50AM LA110
047143010Prealgebra 3Schmansky P\$12.004/28/0Open
 M W 11:00AM-12:20PM LA110
047143013Prealgebra 3Xia J\$12.006/28/0Open
 M W 12:30PM-01:50PM LA110
047143016Prealgebra 3Ginsberg L\$12.007/31/0Open
 M W 02:00PM-03:20PM LA440
047143054Prealgebra 3Ibrahim S\$12.0018/28/0Open
 T R 07:00PM-08:20PM LA110
047143056Prealgebra 3Meehan G\$12.0015/28/0Open
 M W 07:30PM-08:50PM LA100
047246009Prealgebra 3Staff\$12.0022/30/0Open
 M W 09:00AM-10:20AM RC385
047246112Prealgebra 3Staff\$12.0023/31/0Open
 T R 11:00AM-12:20PM RC370

Spring; 2016; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 05/09/2016

047122954Prealgebra Online3Bearden L\$30.0020/31/0Closed
047123017Prealgebra 3Rainey A 17/28/0Open
 M T W R 08:25AM-09:51AM LA110
047226059Prealgebra 3Maheshwari N 17/31/0Open
 M W 06:00PM-09:10PM RC695

Summer; 2016; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 07/05/2016

047132454Prealgebra Online3Kavanaugh E\$30.0017/31/0Open
047236161Prealgebra 3Maheshwari N 23/31/0Open
 T R 06:00PM-09:10PM RC675