ASC 091 Algebra Prep I

The introduction to Real numbers and their properties, simplification of algebraic expressions, orders of operations, the evaluation and solving techniques of linear equations, solving application problems, modeling, and solving inequalities, learning the Cartesian coordinate system and graphing of linear equations will be the focus. This course addresses the development of the fundamental skills required for successful completion of studies in college level mathematics courses. It is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in Algebra and will also incorporate some hands-on, real world supplemental activities. This course will not apply towards general education mathematics requirements. Success in this course with a grade of "C" or better is mandatory for moving on to the next level of Algebra Prep. Prerequisite: Placement test. Fall.