English | Español

Try our Free Online Math Solver!

Online Math Solver

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Please use this form if you would like
to have this math solver on your website,
free of charge.


Course Syllabus for Basic Algebra II

Course Description: This course provides a solid foundation in algebra for the purpose of preparing
students for credit mathematics courses . It covers equations, inequalities, polynomials, graphing,
rational expressions , radicals with real applications integrated throughout.

Prerequisite: CPT (College Placement test) score between 45-71 or successful completion of MAT0012

Co-requisite: SLS 1501 if not completed with MAT0012

Transferability: Not transferrable

Three Attempt Rule : Students may enroll in MAT 0012 a maximum of three times. Students in
their third attempt will be charged full instructional costs due to Florida legislation.

Course Learning Outcomes:
As a result of taking this course, the student will be able to

1. Solve linear equations with applications.
2. Graph linear equations by plotting points.
3. Perform ordinary operations with expressions containing integer exponents.
4. Factor a polynomial expression.
5. Solve a quadratic equation with applications.
6. Multiply, divide, and simplify rational expressions.
7. Simplify and perform ordinary operations with radical expressions.
8. Manipulate formulas using ordinary operations.

Class Schedule: See attached schedule on the last page.

Textbook(s) Information:
Introductory Algebra, Custom Edition for Palm Beach Community College,
Edition 2, by Elayn Martin-Gay, Copyright © 2007, Published by Pearson Custom Publishing (2007), ISBN:
0-536-81767-7, or Prealgebra and Introductory Algebra, Custom Edition for Palm Beach Community
College, by Elayn Martin-Gay, Edit

Palm Beach Community College
Course Syllabus – Classroom Courses


Schedule (Test and Quiz dates are tentative and may be changed by the instructor.

# Date Topic Content
1 01/06 Syllabus, Ch.1.3 Class requirements; Order of Operations
2 01/11 1.3-1.8 Arithmetic Review
3
 
01/13
 
2.1-2.3
Quiz #1a (Ch.1)
Solving Linear Equations
 
4 01/20 2.5,2.6 Formulas and Percent
5 01/25 2.7
Quiz #1b (2.1-2.7)
Solving Inequalities
6 01/27 Test#1 1.3-1.6, 1.8, 2.1-2.7
7 02/01 3.1 Exponents
8 02/03 3.2 Negative Exponents
9
 
02/08
 
3.2-3.4
Quiz #2a(3.1-3.2)
Scientific Notation
Adding and Subtracting Polynomials
10 02/10 3.5-3.7 Multiplying and Dividing Polynomials
11
 
02/15
 
Review
Quiz #2b(3.3-3.5)
3.1 -3.7
 
12 02/17 Test#2 (3.1 -3.7)
13 02/22 4.1 GCF
14 02/24 4.2-4.3 Factoring Trinomials
15 03/01 4.3-4.4
Quiz #3a(4.1-4.2)
Factoring Trinomials
16 03/03 Test#3 (Part I) 4.1-4.4
  03/08-03/14 Spring Break Closed
17 03/15 4.5, Review Factoring Binomials . Review Factoring
18 03/17 Test#3 (Part II) 4.4-4.5
19 03/22 4.6 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring
20 03/24 5.1
Quiz #3a(4.6)
Simplifying Rational Expressions
21
 
03/29
 
5.2
Quiz #3b(5.1)
Adding Rational Expressions
 
22 03/31 Review 4.6, 5.1, 5.2
23 04/05 Test#4 4.6, 5.1, 5.2
24 04/07 8.1-8.2 Simplifying Radicals
25
 
04/12
 
8.3
Quiz #4a(8.1-8.2)
Adding and Subtracting Radicals
 
26 04/14 8.4 Multiplying and Dividing Radicals
27 04/19 Test #5 8.1-8.4
28 04/21 6.1−6.3 Graphing Linear Equations
29 04/26 Review Practice Final
31 04/28 Review Practice Final
       
32 05|03 Final Exam  
Prev Next