## Course Coordinator

Alejandro Andreotti

aleand@iastate.edu

## Catalog Description

**MATH 140. College Algebra **(3-1) Cr. 3 F.S.SS. Prereq: Satisfactory performance on placement assessment, 2 years of high school algebra, 1 year of high school geometry; or MATH 30. Coordinate geometry, quadratic and polynomial equations, functions, graphing, rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, inverse functions, quadratic inequalities, systems of linear equations. Prepares students for MATH 160. Students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences may count one of MATH 140, MATH 142, or MATH 195 toward the General Education Requirement.

## Textbook

**College Algebra**

Miller and Gerken

2nd Edition

ISBN: 9780077836344

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