MA 125 Intermediate Algebra
S1AA 2012 LCA
B.S. in mathmaticsM.A. in mathmatics
M, W 3:00-4:30
26 Jan 12 - 11 Mar 12
4:45 - 7:25 PM
Textbook: Lial, Hornsby and McGinnis, Intermediate Algebra, 11 edition, Adison Wesley
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Additional Resources: Calculator (graphing calculator NOT required)
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
Homework assignments for many chapters of the text,
participation, three exams and a core assessment test.
Homework average: 23%
(3): 23% each
A 90 - 100
B 80 - 89
C 70 - 79
D 60 - 69
F 0 - 59
Late Submission of Course Materials:
Late assignments will only be accepted with prior approval and a valid
reason for failure to complete work on time.
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
Week Topics Chapter(s)
number system; Linear
of linear equations; Review; Test
polynomial 5; App
2; Roots, radicals, and
Exponential and logarithmic
Test 3; Core Assessment Test
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Last Updated:12/14/2011 4:27:55 PM