Course Description

This course provides a study of algebraic techniques such as linear equations and inequalities, quadratic equations, systems of equations, and operations with exponents and radicals. Functions and relations are introduced and graphed with special emphasis on linear and quadratic functions. This course does not apply toward the general core requirement for mathematics.

Course Outline

   I. Factoring
  II. Rational Expressions 
 III. Exponents  
 IV. Radicals
  V. Equations and Inequalities
  VI. Functions

Required Texts

Gustafson & Frisk. Beginning & Intermediate Algebra an Integrated Approach. 3rd Edition Pacific Grove, CA; Brooks/Cole, 2002


Tutoring: Student Support Services
Library: JSCC Library
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Alabama Virtual Library
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Instructor:         Ms Cantey
                           RC 236B
                          (205) 856-6001

Division:            Mathematics, Physics & Engineering