Mount Vernon Nazarene University

2011-2012 Catalog

MAT0093 Algebra [3].

An algebra course for students with some high school algebra background to develop additional algebraic skills required for higher level mathematics courses. Topics include: exponents and polynomials, factoring and solving equations, rational expressions and equations, systems of linear equations, and radical expressions including the quadratic formula. This remedial course is not open to students in the post-secondary enrollment options program

Prerequisite: A grade of C- or better in MAT0083, or an ACT mathematics sub-score of 17 or 18, or an SAT mathematics sub-score of 460 or higher.

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