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May 18th

May 18th

# COLLEGE ALGEBRA I

Course Outline

Chapter 3 GRAPHS AND FUNCTIONS

3.1 The Rectangular Coordinate System
3.2 Graphs of Equations
3.3 Slope and Graphs of LINEAR EQUATIONS
3.4 Equations of Lines
3.5 Graphs of Linear Inequalities
3.6 Relations and Functions
3.7 Graphs of Functions

Chapter 5 POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING

5.1 Integer Exp onents and Scientific Notation
5.3 Multiplying Polynomials
5.4 Factoring Polynomials by Grouping and Special Forms
5.5 Factoring Trinomials
5.6 Solving Polynomial Equations by Factoring

Chapter 2 LINEAR EQUATIONS AND INEQUALITIES

2.5 Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities

Chapter 6 RATIONAL EXPRESSIONS AND EQUATIONS

6.1 Rational Expressions and Functions
6.2 Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions
6.3 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions
6.4 Complex Fractions
6.5 Dividing Polynomials and Synthetic Division **
6.6 Solving Rational Equations
6.7 Applications and Variation

Chapter 7 RADICALS AND COMPLEX NUMBERS

7.3 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions
7.4 Multiplying and Dividing Radical Expressions
7.6 Complex Numbers

Chapter 8 QUADRATIC EQUATIONS AND INEQUALITIES

8.1 Solving Quadratic Equations: Factoring and Special Forms
8.2 Completing the Square

Chapter 11 SEQUENCES, SERIES AND THE BINOMIAL THEOREM

11.1 Sequences and Series
11.4 The Binomial Theorem

NOTES:

1. Use of calculators and calculators with Computer Algebra System are up to the discretion of each
instructor.
2. Items with ** are optional.
3. Chapter 3 (Graphs and Functions) and Chapter 5 (Polynomials and Factoring) should be a review; so
go over them quickly.
4. Be sure to cover ’Equations in the Quadratic Form’ found in Examples 4 and 5 of Section 8.1.
5. Stress word problems.
6. Section 6.5 will be covered in Math 22.
7. The Final Exam must consist of questions that cover the fol lowing topics .

 Chapter 3 The distance formula Graphing an equation by hand Finding x- and y- intercepts of the graph of an equation Finding the slope of a line Evaluating functions Graphing a function Finding the domain and range of a function Chapter 5 Operations of polynomials Factoring polynomials completely Solving a polynomial equation by factoring Solving absolute value equations and inequalities (Section 1.5) Chapter 6 Operations of rational expressions Solving an equation with rational expressions Chapter 7 Simplifying expressions with integer and rational exponents Operations involving radical expressions Solving equations involving radicals Chapter 8 Solving quadratic equations (all techniques) Applications involving quadratic equations Chapter 11 Find the nth term of a sequence Sigma notation and series

BLUE BOOK: (GQ)Quadratic Equations; equations in quadratic forms,; word problems; graphing; algebraic
fractions; negative and rational exponents radicals.
Preerquisites: MATH004 or satisfactory performance on the math proficiency exams.

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