Course Number   Course Title / Description / MnTC Goals / Prerequisites Credits
MATH 970   Beginning Algebra 3  
  This is a beginning algebra course designed for students with an insufficient background for Math 98. Topics covered at the introductory level include real numbers; operations with integers and rational numbers; evaluating and simplifying algebraic expressions; solving linear and absolute value equations and inequalities; problem solving with percents, ratios, and proportions and geometric applications; functions; graphing linear equations and inequalities; finding slope and equations of lines; operations on polynomials; and work with negative exponents.  
  Prerequisite: A grade of C- or better in Math 0930 or appropriate score on the math placement exam