Oakland Community College
Royal Oak/Southfield

 MAT 1150

Intermediate Algebra

4 Credits

GE Outcomes: Critical Thinking, Quantitative Literacy

Prerequisite: MAT 1100 (or equivalent college transfer course) with a "C" or better within the last three years or COMPASS/ACT math placement test results appropriate for this course within the last two years.

Review of basics from elementary algebra; absolute value equations and inequalities; radical and rational exponents; complex numbers; completing the square; the discriminant; quadratic inequalities; equations of lines; systems of equations; conic sections; functions, inverses and their graphs; word problems; exponential and logarithmic functions.