Mar 24, 2023  
2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

MAT 045 - Introduction to Precalculus

2 equivalent hours - Two hours weekly; one term.
Study intermediate algebra topics focused on the essential skills and applications required for MAT 145 - Precalculus 1 . Topics include algebra of linear, rational, and radical expressions; algebra, composition, and inversion of functions; quadratic, rational, radical, and systems of linear equations; and graphing linear, nonlinear, quadratic, exponential and logarithmic functions, including translations and reflections.

Prerequisite(s): Achieve an appropriate score on the Mathematics Placement Test, or completion of MAT 044  with a grade of C or higher, or successful completion of an approved mathematics preparation course.

Note: MAT 045 and MAT 145  may be taken in the same semester. A grade of at least C is required in MAT 045 to start MAT 145 .