Aug 20, 2022  
2022-2023 College Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
2022-2023 College Catalog and Student Handbook

MATH0065

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MATH 0065 - Algebra for Applied Geometry & Trigonometry


Academic Division:

Liberal Arts


Academic Discipline:

Mathematics


Assistant Dean: Steve Haynes PhD
1 Credit(s)
This course is designed to enhance students’ algebraic methods and procedures that will be used in Applied Geometry and Trigonometry. The topics will include demonstrations in using the calculator, scientific notation, order of operations, polynomials, inequalities, exponents, radicals, solving equations, graphing, factoring, and rational expressions. P/NP
1 Lecture Hour(s);
Required Prerequisite Course(s): Take MATH 0072  or MATH 0073  with a minimum grade of C-

Required Concurrent Course(s): Take MATH 1070 ;

College Wide Outcomes
College-Wide Learning Outcome Assessments - - How it is met& When it is met
Communication – Written  
Communication – Speech  
Intercultural Knowledge and Competence  
Critical Thinking  
Information Literacy  
Quantitative Literacy  

 



Student Learning Outcomes for Course
Outcomes Assessments – How it is met &When it is met

1. Convert decimal numbers to scientific notation and vice versa.

In-class assignments and/or homework Weeks 1-8

2. Change algebraic expressions using properties of exponents.

In-class assignments and/or homework Weeks 2-8

3. Apply the knowledge of order of operations when simplifying algebraic expressions and solving equations. 

In-class assignments and/or homework Weeks 3,5-8
4. Add, subtract, multiply and divide polynomials. In-class assignments and/or homework Weeks 3-8

5. Demonstrate the knowledge of inequality symbols while solving inequalities.

In-class assignments and/or homework Weeks 4-8

6. Label the slope and y-intercept on a graph and draw the line.

In-class assignments and/or homework Weeks 6-8
7. Evaluate exponential and variable expressions. In-class assignments and/or homework Weeks 5-8
8. Factor binomials and trinomials. In-class assignments and/or homework Weeks 7-8

9. Use addition, multiplication, division and order of operations to simplify expressions.

In-class assignments and/or homework Week 8

 



Standard Grading Scale
93-100      A

90 - 92      A-

87- 89       B+

83 - 86      B

80 -82       B-

77- 79       C+

73 - 76      C

70 -72       C-

67- 69       D+

63 - 66      D

60 -62       D-

00- 59       F


Statement on Diversity
North Central State College believes that every student is a valued and equal member of the community.*  Every student brings different experiences to the College, and all are important in enriching academic life and developing greater understanding and appreciation of one another. Therefore, NC State College creates an inclusive culture in which students feel comfortable sharing their experiences. Discrimination and prejudice have no place on the campus, and the College takes any complaint in this regard seriously. Students encountering aspects of the instruction that result in barriers to their sense of being included and respected should contact the instructor, assistant dean, or dean without fear of reprisal. 

*Inclusive of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin (ancestry), military status (past, present or future), disability, age (40 years or older), status as a parent during pregnancy and immediately after the birth of a child, status as a parent of a young child, status as a foster parent, genetic information, or sexual orientation, 


Standard NCSC Course Policies
Important information regarding College Procedures and Policies can be found on the syllabus supplement located at this link

 

 


TEXTBOOK INFORMATION
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