## Precalculus Algebra

This course is designed to develop topics which are fundamental to the study of Calculus. Emphasis is placed on solving equations and inequalities, solving systems of equations and inequalities, and analysis of functions (absolute value, radical, polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic) in multiple representations. Upon completion, students should be able to select and use appropriate models and techniques for finding solutions to algebra-related problems with and without technology. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA as a general education course in Mathematics.

### Lab Hours:

2

### Clinical Hours:

0

### Class Hours:

3

### Credit Hours:

4

### Course Name:

MAT-171

**At least one Pre-Requisite listed is required**