Topics to Study

  •  For Math 104/108/110/110EExpand dropdown
    • Make comparisons and perform calculations with fractions, decimals, and percents.
    • Know and understand the order of operations.
    • Solve multiple-step word problems involving fractions, decimals, ratio, percents, average, and proportional reasoning.
    • Solve word problems involving perimeter and area.
    • Find square roots.
    • Perform simple operations with radicals.
    • Simplify and evaluate algebraic expressions.
    • Factor polynomials and quadratic expressions.
    • Solve linear and quadratic equations.
    • Understand order relationships between signed numbers.
    • Perform simple operations with integers.
    • Perform simple operations with polynomials.
    • Solve simple rational equations.
    • Graph linear equations.
    • Solve word problems involving algebraic principles.
  • For Math 105/107/118/119 and STAT 170Expand dropdown
    • Solve systems of linear equations (equalities) with two variables by graphing and/or algebraic manipulation.
    • Manipulate factors to simplify complex fractions.
    • Work with algebraic expressions involving real number exponents.
    • Solve absolute value equations.
    • Graph simple parabolas.
    • Have a basic understanding of function notation, such as determining the value of a function for a specific number in the domain.
    • Show a limited understanding of the concept of function on a more sophisticated level, such as determining the value of the composition of two functions.
    • Have a rudimentary understanding of coordinate geometry.
    • Have a rudimentary understanding of exponential functions and logarithmic functions.
  • For Math 112Expand dropdown
    • Solve systems of linear equations (equalities) with two variables by graphing and/or algebraic manipulation.
    • Manipulate factors to simplify complex fractions.
    • Work with algebraic expressions involving real number exponents.
    • Solve absolute value equations.
    • Graph simple parabolas.
    • Have a basic understanding of function notation, such as determining the value of a function for a specific number in the domain.
    • Show a limited understanding of the concept of function on a more sophisticated level, such as determining the value of the composition of two functions.
    • Have a rudimentary understanding of coordinate geometry.
    • Have a rudimentary understanding of exponential functions and logarithmic functions.
    • Understand polynomial functions
    • Evaluate and simplify expressions involving functional notation, including composition of functions.
    • Solve simple equations involving trigonometric functions, logarithmic functions, and exponential functions.
  • For Math 120/122Expand dropdown
    • Solve systems of linear equations (inequalities) with two variables by graphing and/or algebraic manipulation
    • Manipulate factors to simplify complex fractions.
    • Work with algebraic expressions involving real number exponents.
      Solve absolute value equations.
    • Graph simple parabolas.
    • Have a basic understanding of function notation, such as determining the value of a function for a specific number in the domain.
    • Show a limited understanding of the concept of function on a more sophisticated level, such as determining the value of the composition of two functions.
    • Have a rudimentary understanding of coordinate geometry.
    • Have a rudimentary understanding of exponential functions and logarithmic functions.
    • Understand polynomial functions.
    • Evaluate and simplify expressions involving functional notation, including composition of functions.
    • Solve simple equations involving trigonometric functions, logarithmic functions, and exponential functions.
    • Perform algebraic operations and solve equations with complex numbers.
    • Understand the relationship between exponents and logarithms and the rules that govern the manipulation of logarithms and exponents.
    • Understand trigonometric functions and their inverses.
    • Solve trigonometric equations.
    • Manipulate trigonometric identities.
    • Recognize graphical properties of functions such as: absolute value, quadratic functions, and logarithmic functions.

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