Course Description

MTH 65A - Elementary Algebra A
Credits: 3.00
Concepts covered in the first half of Mathematics 65, including signed numbers, polynomials and integer exponents; linear equations and inequalities; introduction to graphs; set theory. Designed for those with no previous algebra background. Prerequisite: Mathematics 105 or 105L (both completed with a grade of C or higher) or an appropriate skill level demonstrated through the Mathematics Assessment process. May not receive credit if Mathematics 65 or 65L has been completed.

 

Syllabus

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Lectures

MATH-65_Lec-01_Fundamental_Concepts.doc

MATH-65A_Lec-01_AppMath-n-Engrng.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-02a_sec1-1_Intro_to-Algebra.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-02a_sec1-1_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-02b_sec1-2_Comm_Assoc_Dist_Laws.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-03_sec1-3_Fraction_Notation.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-03_sec1-3_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-04_sec1-4_Pos-n-Neg_Real_No.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-04_sec1-4_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-05_sec1-5n6_Add-n_Sub_Real_Nos.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-05_sec1-5n6_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-06_sec1-7_Mult-n-Div_Real_Nos.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-06_sec1-7_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-07_sec1-8_Exponential_Notation.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-08_sec1-8_Using_Units.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-08_Units_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-09_sec2-1_Eqns_InEqs.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-09_sec2-1_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-10_sec2-2_Comprehensive_Solving_Eqns.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-10_sec2-2_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-11_sec2-3_Formulas.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-11_sec2-3_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-12_sec2-4_PerCentages.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-12_sec2-4_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-13_sec2-5_Problem_Solving.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-13_sec2-5_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-14_App-A_Factoring_Cubes.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-14_App-A_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-15_Ratios-n-Rates.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-15_Ratios-n-Rates_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-16_sec2-6_Solving_Inequalities.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-16_sec2-6_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-17_sec2-7_Inequalities_Applications.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-17_sec2-7_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-19_sec3-1_Graphs-n-Plots.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-19_sec3-1_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-20_sec3-2_Graph_Linear-Eqns.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-20_sec3-2_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-21_sec3-3_Graphing-n-Intercepts.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-21_sec3-3_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-22_sec3-4_Rates.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-22_sec3-4_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-23_sec3-5_Slopes.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-23_sec3-5_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-24_sec4-1_Exponents.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-24_sec4-1_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-25_sec4-2_Polynomials_General.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-25_sec4-2_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-26_sec4-3_Add-n-Sub_Polynomials.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-26_sec4-3_Add-n-Sub_Polynomials.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-27_sec4-4_Polynomial_Multiplication.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-27_sec4-4_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-28_sec4-5_Polynomial_Special-Prods.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-28_sec4-5_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-29_sec4-6_Polynomial_Several-VARS.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-29_sec4-6_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-30_sec4-7_Polynomial_Division.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-38_sec4-7_Lec-Notes.ppt

MATH-65A_Lec-31_sec4-8_Neg_Exponents.ppt

MATH-65_Lec-39_sec4-8_Lec-Notes.ppt

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