# Math 203 Intermediate Algebra

*Intermediate Algebra covers the properties of real numbers and their operations; solutions and graphs of linear functions in one and two variables; absolute value equations; advanced factoring; complex numbers; systems of equations and inequalities; polynomials and exponents; rational expressions; rational exponents and radical; quadratic equations and inequalities; functions and relations; exponential and logarithmic functions; sequences and series.*

#### Acceptable for credit:

AA/AS area 4b.

#### Student Learning Outcomes

- Representation: Represent relevant information in various mathematical or algorithmic forms. (conversion of words to mathematical symbols and graphs)
- Calculation: Calculate accurately and comprehensively.
- Interpretation: Interpret information presented in mathematical or algorithmic forms. (for example, interpretations of equations, graphs, diagrams, tables)
- Application/Analysis: Draw appropriate conclusions based on the quantitative analysis of data, while recognizing the limits of this analysis. (problem solving)
- Communication: Explain quantitative evidence and analysis. (conversion of mathematical symbols and graphs to words)