MAT 096 Algebra/Geometry Review

5 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/25/13

Examine elementary and intermediate-level algebra concepts, along with plane geometry, signed numbers, factoring, linear equations, graphs, exponents, operations on rational expressions, graphing linear equations, solving fractional and quadratic equations, plane Euclidean geometry studying lines, angles, circles, polygons, and their congruence. Recommended for highly motivated students wanting a refresher course of previously learned material. Taught as a self-paced class in a computer laboratory. Instructor guidance is provided. Course may be repeated up to two times, picking up where they left off.

Note: Credit will not be given for both MAT 096 and MAT 055, and/or MAT 085.

Prerequisite: COMPASS pre-algebra score of 75-100 or COMPASS algebra score of 35-45 or MAT 045 or MAT 050 with an "A" or better or Mathematics ACT of 19 within the past 2 years

Lecture: 5 hours