MATH 120B - Algebraic Methods: Finite Math (GE3)
MATH 120 is offered as MATH 120A - Algebraic Methods: College Algebra (GE3) or MATH 120B - Algebraic Methods: Finite Math (GE3) . Using algebraic techniques, students develop analytical reasoning skills to construct mathematical models, solve problems and interpret results.
In MATH 120B, students study equations and inequalities, functions, systems of equations, linear programming including the simplex method, quadratic functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, mathematics of finance, introductions to differential calculus including derivatives and applications. The course emphasizes applications from business and economics.
Prerequisite: MATH 103 or satisfactory placement.
Credits: 4 cr
General Education: Category 3
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