Catalog Description of Course
Math 70 - Elementary Algebra - 5 Units
90 Lecture Hours
Prerequisite: Satisfactory completion of MATH 20 or qualification by the MJC assessment process.
Equivalent to a first-year high school algebra course. Topics include: simplifying algebraic expressions, solving linear and quadratic equations, factoring, graphing lines and parabolas, solving systems of equations, rational expressions, and radicals, with application problems incorporated into each topic. (A-F or P/NP)(CC MATH 101) Lecture.
Course Learning Outcomes
1) Succeed in Math 90
2) Factor Polynomials
3) Demonstrate proficiency with basic graphing skills
4) Demonstrate mastery of linear equations
5) Solve quadratic equations