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Yakima Valley College Catalog 2020-2021 
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MATH 085: Beginning Algebra

5 Cr
Quarters: F, W, S, SR
In this course students will simplify polynomials; apply rules for exponents; and solve and construct linear quations, linear inequalities, and systems of linear equations.  Students will also be introduced to funcitons, scientific notation, and the use of a scientific calculator.  All content will be reinforced with relevant applications.
Prerequisite: Completion of HSC 075  or MATH 075  with a grade of C or better or YVC placement into MATH 085.