### Math 70

**PLEASE NOTE: The textbook we will be using for fall 2016 is ***Elementary & Intermediate Algebra: Concepts and Applications 6th Edition* by Bittinger, Ellenbogen, and Johnson. The MyMathLab component is required, as homework will be done through that online system.** **

**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

**Link to Full Course Outline**