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Mathematics - MAT
Beginning Algebra
MAT 005

Prerequisite: Placement by assessment or MAT-001 grade of C or higher
This course is for students with little or no working knowledge of elementary algebra. Emphasis is placed on manipulative skills with real numbers, solving linear equations and inequalities and systems of equations, functions, and properties of linear functions. (Repeatable 3 Times)


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Intermediate Algebra
MAT 006

Prerequisite: Placement by assessment or MAT-005 grade of 'C' or higher
This course is for students with some working knowledge of elementary algebra. Emphasis is placed on exponents, polynomials, factoring, quadratic functions, rational expressions, roots and radicals. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendation. (Repeatable 3 Times)


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Math Literacy
MAT 008

This course is an introductory course integrating numeracy, proportional reasoning, algebraic reasoning and functions. It is intended for non-math and non-science majors needing MAT 125 Statistics or MAT 116 General Education. Successful completion of this course satisfies the geometry requirement. (Repeatable 3 Times)


Prerequisites: Placement by assessment or MAT 001 grade of "C" or higher Course Outline

Geometry
MAT 009

Prerequisite: Placement by assessment or MAT-005
This course is an introductory course in plane geometry for students with less than one year of high school geometry. Topics included, but not limited to, are: lines, angles, proofs, triangles, Pythagorean theorem, circles, various geometrical formulas and coordinate geometry.


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Math for Computer Applications
MAT 090

Prerequisite: Placement by assessment or MAT-005
Covers mathematical concepts used in the computer and business field. Topics include algebra; addition, subtraction, multiplication, division of decimals and fractions; hexadecimal, binary and octal number systems. Problem solving techniques will be used to solve business-related narrative problems.


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General Education Math
MAT 116

Prerequisite: Placement by assessment or MAT-006 grade of 'C' or higher or MAT-008 grade of 'C' or higher; also 1 year HS geometry or MAT-009
Survey of mathematical topics with emphasis on solutions to real life problems. Topics will include sets/logic, counting techniques, probability, and statistics. Problem solving projects involving detailed written solutions will be required. Calculators and computers will be used.


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Math for Elem Teachers I
MAT 118

Prerequisite: Placement by assessment or MAT-006 grade 'C' or higher; also 1 year HS geometry or MAT-009
A course designed for Elementary Education majors. Topics include number theory, probability and statistics, development of numeration systems, sets, functions, mathematical reasoning and problem solving. Counts as general education requirement for elementary education majors when taken in sequence with MAT218.


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Statistics
MAT 125

Prerequisite: Placement by assessment or MAT-006 grade 'C' or higher or MAT-008 grade 'C' or higher; also 1 year HS geometry or MAT-009
Application of elementary principles of descriptive statistics including frequency distribution, graphical presentation, measure of location and variation. Elements of probability, sampling techniques, binomial and normal distribution and other topics.


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College Algebra
MAT 130

Prerequisite: Placement by assessment or MAT-006 grade of 'C' or higher; also 1 year HS geometry or MAT-009
Review of the real number system, radicals, equations, and exponents, relations and functions, logarithms, complex numbers, polynomials, and theory of equations. A graphing calculator is required. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendation.


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Trigonometry
MAT 132

Prerequisite: MAT-130 with grade of 'C' or higher
Study of trigonometric functions, trigonometric identities, graphing, solving trigonometric equations, inverse trigonometric functions, right triangle trigonometry, application of law of sines and law of cosines, complex numbers and vectors. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendation.


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C Program W/Engineering Appl
MAT 151

Prerequisite: MAT-241 with grade of 'C' or higher
Introduction to the programming language C. Fundamental principles, concepts, and methods of computing with emphasis on calculus-based problem-solving techniques and applications from engineering and physical science.


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Finite Mathematics
MAT 210

Prerequisite: Placement by assessment or MAT-130 with grade of 'C' or higher; also 1 year of HS geometry or MAT-009
An introduction to Finite Mathematics, matrices, linear systems of equations and inequalities, linear programming, counting theory and probability.


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Math Analysis
MAT 211

Prerequisite: Placement by assessment or MAT-130 with grade of 'C' or higher; also 1 year HS geometry or MAT-009
Mathematical analysis of polynomial calculus with applications to business and social sciences including the mathematics of finance, techniques and applications of differentiation and integration, optimization theory and area. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendation.



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Math for Elem Teachers II
MAT 218

Prerequisite: MAT-118 with grade of 'C' or higher
The study of the concepts and theory of measurement and geometry via the problem-solving approach, using both calculators and microcomputers throughout. Designed for Elementary Education majors. Counts as general education requirement for elementary education majors when taken in sequence with MAT-118.


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Analytical Geometry and Calculus I
MAT 241

Prerequisite: Placement by assessment or MAT-140 with grade of 'C' or higher; MAT-130 and MAT-132 may be substituted for MAT-140 with Division Chair approval; also 1 year HS geometry or MAT-009
Differential and integral calculus of elementary functions of one variable, such as polynomial, rational, radical, trigonometric, inverse trigonometric, exponential and logarithmic functions, will be covered. Applications include rates of change, optimization, curve sketching and area. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendations.


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Analytical Geometry and Calculus II
MAT 242

Prerequisite: MAT-241 with grade of 'C' or higher
A continuation of Calculus I with emphasis on different methods of integration and applications, L` Hôpitals Rule, Sequences, series, Power series, Taylor series and Maclaurin series. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendations.


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Analytical Geometry and Calculus III
MAT 243

Prerequisite: MAT-242 with grade of 'C' or higher
A continuation of analytic geometry and Calculus II. The focus is on solid analytic geometry, vectors, partial derivatives, line, volume and surface integrals in various coordinate systems, and vector fields. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendations.


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Differential Equations
MAT 245

Prerequisite: See Catalog
Designed for pre-engineering students and others who need a working knowledge of ordinary differential equations.


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Linear Algebra
MAT 255

Prerequisite: MAT-241 with grade of 'C' or higher
A first course in linear algebra covering linear systems, matrices, determinants, vector spaces, inner product spaces, and eigenvalues and eigenvectors, including proofs of theorems and propositions in each topic.


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Algebra With Trigonometry
MAT 140

Prerequisite: Placement by assessment or MAT-006 grade of 'C' or higher; also 1 year HS geometry or MAT-009
A unified study of the algebraic and trigonometric concepts needed for calculus. Credit not granted for both this course and College Algebra. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendations.


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Pre-Algebra
MAT 001

A course enabling students to review and improve math skills. Emphasis is on the following topics: fractions, decimals, percents, proportion, measurement, simple geometry, signed numbers and algebraic equations. Techniques for overcoming math anxiety will be interwoven throughout the course. (Repeatable 3 Times)


Prerequisites: Placement by assessment


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