### MATH 26 – Elementary Algebra

**Credits:** 5

**Class hours:** 5 lecture

Prereq: “C” or higher in MATH 21 or MATH 22 or acceptable math placement test score (P47-100 or A 0-33 COMPASS).

**Description: **MATH 26 covers topics including a review of operations with real numbers, exponents, absolute values, and simplifying mathematical expressions using order of operations; solving linear equations and inequalities; formulas and applications of algebra; graphing linear equations; systems of linear equations; exponents and polynomials; factoring; rational expressions and equations; roots and radicals; and solving and graphing quadratic equations.

Fall, Spring