MATH 60-29
INTERMEDIATE ALGEBRA

INSTRUCTOR INFORMATION:
Professor Shannon Gracey

Phone: (619) 421-6700 ext. 5517
Office: Room 320D
e—mail: sgracey@swccd.edu
web page: http://www.swccd.edu/~sgracey

Office Hours

MW, from 1:30PM-2:05PM, TTH from 2:00PM-3:30PM

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:

Upon successful completion of Math 60, the student should be able to:

1. Recognize algebraic and functional vocabulary and symbols.
2. Evaluate and perform algebraic operations on polynomial, rational, radical, and exponential expressions.
3. Apply algebraic definitions, properties, and concepts to the solutions of linear, absolute value, and quadratic equations.
4. Graph linear and quadratic functions, parabolas, and circles.
5. Model and solve real world situations with appropriate mathematical notation.

COURSE DESCRIPTION AND SCOPE:

Emphasizes intermediate concepts of algebra such as Rational Numbers, systems of
equations in two and three variables, absolute value equations and inequalities, radical
expressions, rational exponents, Complex Numbers, quadratic equations, graphing linear
and quadratic functions, and graphing parabolas and circles.

PREREQUISITE:

MATH 45

RECOMMENDED PREPARATION:

RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent

ANNOTATED LECTURE PDF FILES

WEEK 1 LECTURES: 1/13

WEEK 7 LECTURES:

WEEK 13 LECTURES: 4/7

WEEK 2 LECTURES: 1/18 1/20

WEEK 8 LECTURES: 3/1 3/3 3/3cont

WEEK 14 LECTURES: 4/12 4/14

WEEK 3 LECTURES: 1/25 1/27 1/27cont

WEEK 9 LECTURES: 3/8 3/10

WEEK 15 LECTURES: 4/26 4/26 cont 4/28 4/28 cont 4/28 cont2

WEEK 4 LECTURES: 2/1

WEEK 10 LECTURES: 3/17

WEEK 16 LECTURES: 5/3 5/5

WEEK 5 LECTURES: 2/8 2/10

WEEK 11 LECTURES: 3/22

WEEK 17 LECTURES: 5/12

WEEK 6 LECTURES: 2/15 2/17

WEEK 12 LECTURES: 3/29

WEEK 18 LECTURES: FINAL EXAM: TUESDAY 5/17/11 FROM 10:30AM-12:30PM
                                

 

HOMEWORK:

Semester Homework List

SOLUTIONS:

EXAMS

EXAM 1 EXAM 2 EXAM 3

EXAM 4

EXAM 5  

Movies

Simplifying Complex Rational Expression

Application: Work Problem

HANDOUTS:

SYLLABUS

TENTATIVESPRING 2011 SCHEDULE

PRACTICE FINAL

WORKSHEETS

7.1

WS 9.3

7.2-7.3

WS 9.4

9.3-9.4 prac 

7.4-7.5

WS 9.5

9.5 prac

7.6

9.6 prac

7.7-7.8

WS 9.7- 9.8

9.7-9.8 prac

8.1-8.2 prac

WS 8.1-8.2

 WS 9.9

9.9-10.1 prac  

8.3-8.4 prac

WS 8.3-8.4

WS 10.1-10.2

10.2 prac

WS 8.5-8.6

WS 10.3-10.4

10.4 prac

8.7 prac

WS 8.7

10.5 prac

10.6 prac

WS 9.1

WS 10.5-10.6

WS 9.2

WS 12.1-12.2

12.1 prac

12.2 prac

 

 

 

 

 

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