# Mathematics Course Descriptions

**34MATH104. Preparatory Mathematics .** 3

ug.cr. A review of arithmetic operations involving whole numbers , fractions,
decimals, percents, and signed numbers . Problem solving is emphasized.

**34MATH114. Applied Business Mathmeatics .** 3

ug. cr. Review of fractions , decimals , percents, retail and finance mathematics.

***34MATH132. Introductory Algebra I .** 3 ug. cr. A
review of high school algebra. Topics include signed numbers, factoring,
graphing, exponents, radicals, simplifying algebraic expressions, and linear
equations. Prereq.: 34MATH104

***34MATH133. Introductory Algebra II .** 3 ug. cr.
Further topics from high school algebra, including systems of equations,
quadratic equations, and word problems. Prereq. : 34MATH 132

***34MATH134. Intermediate Algebra .** 3 ug. cr.
Properties of real numbers, fractional exponents, radicals, complex numbers,
relations, functions, logarithms, right triangle trigonometry and applications.
Prereq.: 34MATH133.

***34MATH136. Math for Behavioral Sciences & Computers
**I. 3 ug. cr. Set theory, Venn diagrams, logic, truth tables, Boolean
algebra, number theory and matrices. Prereq.: 34MATH132. QR

***34MATH137. Math for Behavioral Sciences & Computers
II.** 3 ug. cr. Counting theory, probability and applications, statistics and
applications. Prereq.: 34MATH132. QR

**34MATH138.** Math for Behavioral Sciences & Computers
III. 3 ug. cr. Systems of inequalities, linear programming, simplex method,
variations and applications. Prereq.: 34MATH137. QR

***34MATH144. Math for Allied Health Professionals.** 3
ug. cr. Review of arithmetic, the apothcary system, signed numbers, first degree
equations, literal equations, ratios and proportions, instrumentation, graphing
and interpreting graphs, frequency distributions, central tendency, and
scientific notation. Prereq.: 34MATH104.

***34MATH146. Statistics for the Health Sciences. **3
ug. cr. The concepts of statistical models and inference applied to problems in
the health sciences. Major emphasis on the role that statistics plays in the
health sciences, with the aim of giving students an understanding of and
confidence in the use of statistical techniques. Prereq.: 34MATH133. QR

*** Prereq courses require C- or better.**

***34MATH147. Elementary Probability and Statistics I.
**3 ug. cr. Understanding data : distributions and graphs. Summarizing data :
normal distribution, scatterplots, categorical data, designing samples and
experiments, probability. Prereq.: 34MATH133. QR

**34MATH148. Elementary Probability and Statistics II.**
3 ug. cr. Understanding inference : sampling distribution probability, sample
proportions and means, binomial distribution, confidence intervals, inference
for means, comparing two means, inference for population spread. Prereq.:
34MATH147. QR

**34MATH149. Elementary Probability and Statistics III
**.3 ug. cr. Topics in inference for proportions, two-sample inference,
two-way tables and chi-square, analysis of variance, inference for regression.
Prereq.: 34MATH148. QR

***34MATH173. College Algebra I .** 3 ug. cr. Real
number system, exponents, polynomials, rational expressions, equations,
formulas, inequalities, graphs of functions and variation. Prereq.: 34MATH134.
QR

**34MATH174. College Algebra II .** 3 ug. cr. Polynomial
functions and their graphs, rational functions, conic sections, exponential and
logarithmic functions, system sof equations and inequalities. Prereq.:
34MATH173. QR

**34MATH181. Trigonometry **. 3 ug. cr. Angles,
measurement, functions, inverses, graphs, identities, formulas, trigonometric
equations, laws of sines and cosines and vectors. Prereq.: 34MATH174. QR

**34MATH225. Finite Math .** 3 ug. cr. Matrices, linear
programming, simplex method, set theory and probability. Prereq.: 34MATH174. QR

**34MATH226. Applied Calculus I.** 3 ug. cr. Limits and
continuity, functions, definition of the derivative, differentiation techniques,
applications of the derivative (optimization problems), exponent and logarithmic
functions and derivatives. Prereq.: 34MATH174. QR

**34MATH227. Applied Calculus II.** 3 ug. cr.
Integration techniques and applications, functions of several variables,
implicit differentiation, differential equations. Prereq.: 34MATH226 QR

**34MATH261.** Calculus and Analytic Geometry I. 5 ug.
cr. Funstions, limits and continuity, derivatives, applications of the
derivative, and the integral. Prereq.: 34MATH181 QR

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