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Beginning Algebra

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This Libguide is an access point to Elementary (Beginning) Algebra resources.Section 0. Review

Section 2. Linear Equations and Inequalities

Section 3. Graphing Linear Equations in Two Variables

Section 4. Polynomials and Properties of Exponents

Section 5. Factoring Polynomials

Section 6. Rational Expressions

Section 7. Roots and Radicals

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- Factors and multiples
- Patterns
- Ratios and rates
- Percentages
- Exponents intro and order of operations
- Variables & expressions
- Equations & inequalities introduction
- Percent & rational number word problems
- Proportional relationships
- One-step and two-step equations & inequalities
- Roots, exponents, & scientific notation
- Multi-step equations
- Two-variable equations
- Functions and linear models
- Systems of equations

- Algebra foundations
- Solving equations & inequalities
- Working with units
- Linear equations & graphs
- Forms of linear equations
- Systems of equations
- Inequalities (systems & graphs)
- Functions
- Sequences
- Absolute value & piecewise functions
- Exponents & radicals
- Exponential growth & decay
- Quadratics: Multiplying & factoring
- Quadratic functions & equations
- Irrational numbers
- Creativity in algebra

- Polynomial arithmetic
- Complex numbers
- Polynomial factorization
- Polynomial division
- Polynomial graphs
- Rational exponents and radicals
- Exponential models
- Logarithms
- Transformations of functions
- Equations
- Trigonometry
- Modeling

- Elementary Algebra by Barnett Rich; Philip A. Schmidt (Revised by)Call Number: Ebook from PrepStep DatabaseISBN: 9780070522626Authoritative. Concise. Easy-to-Use.

Planning to register for a math class and interested in checking your math skills to assist with course selection? FSCJ offers a variety of introductory math courses, from developmental education (or college preparatory) math courses, such as MAT 0018 and MAT 0028, to college-level math courses like MAT 1033 (which counts as an Associate in Arts elective), and college-credit math courses like MAC 1105 (College Algebra) or MGF 1106 (Topics in College Mathematics) and MGF 1107 (Explorations in Mathematics), which fulfill your general education requirements.

Consider taking a math self-check **(links provided below) **to learn more about your current knowledge and skills in math.

Each of the math courses listed below has a bank of self-checks containing ten questions apiece. At the end of each self-check, you will receive a score and feedback to help you understand the correct response to the questions. These self-checks are designed to assist you in checking your math understanding and in making informed choices when registering for math classes. The self-checks are not considered an official assessment instrument and will not be used by the College for placement. Rather, the self-checks are for your use only. For assistance with registering for classes, please see an FSCJ Student Success advisor.

Course |
Self-Checks |

MAT 0018 | |

MAT 0028 | |

MAT 1033 | |

MAC 1105 | |

MGF 1106 and MGF 1107 |

- MyMathLab Student Support PageThis Web page provides assistance in navigating the Pearson MyMathLab software, including support for getting your computer set up and registering.

- MathXL Student Support PageThis Web page provides assistance in navigating the Pearson MathXL software, including support for getting your computer set up and registering.

- ALEKS Student Support PageThis Web page contains a number of helpful videos, PowerPoint presentations, and documents that provide how-to information for navigating the ALEKS software.

- WebAssign Student Support PageWebAssign is a software program that is currently being utilized by students who are enrolled in Calculus courses at the College. This is a link to a student support page that provides assistance with navigating the software.

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