Textbook: College Mathematics for Business, Economics, Life Sciences, and Social Sciences, twelfth edition by Barnett, Ziegler, and Byleen; Pearson Prentice Hall, 2011.
Course Description: Topics will include linear equations, quadratic equations, functions and graphs, inequalities, simple and compound interest, annuities, linear programming, matrices, systems of linear equations, applications to management, economics, and business.
Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in MATH 0303 or placement by Accuplacer Exam or THEA Exam. Other prerequisites include ENGL 0300 and READ 0302.
Course Outcomes: After
the successful completion of this course, you will be able to solve application
problems using the following skills:
and graph linear equations and inequalities.
and graph functions, including quadratic, exponential, and logarithmic
problems involving simple interest and compound interest, including, including
interest compounded continuously.
future value and present value of an annuity.
systems of linear equations.
systems of linear inequalities in two variables.
and minimize expressions using the Simplex Method.
Solve applied problems using skills developed in this