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MAT161 - College Algebra
College Algebra covers solution of equations and inequalities, exponential and logarithmic functions, polynomial functions and graphs. This course is primarily intended for business and social science students (MAT 165 is the course for mathematics, science and engineering students and other students who are preparing to take MAT 175). (1.1-Articulated) NOTE: Credit is not granted for both MAT 161 and MAT 165. A graphing calculator is required. It may be any brand, but the TI- 83 or TI-84 is used by the instructor for classroom presentations.
MAT 096 (or equivalent) and MAT 079 with a grade of C or higher, or MAT 096 (or equivalent) and MAT 099 with a grade of C or higher, or appropriate score on mathematics placement test.
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