MAT 076 SPECIAL TOPIC: Survey of Algebra for the Liberal Arts

4 Credit Hours • 60 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: Successful completion of MAT 090 (Grade of C or higher) or appropriate math assessment

Enhances problem solving skills with a tailored study of topics intended to prepare students for MAT 120: Mathematics for the Liberal Arts. Topics include the study of linear and quadratic equations, systems of equations, inequalities, slope, graphing, polynomials, exponents, simple rational expressions, introductory set theory and logic, introductory probability and statistics, radical expressions, and applications. For students with an Accuplacer score of 61-84 who expect to take MAT 120.