College Algebra Concepts and Applications (Math 112)

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COURSE OBJECTIVES:

  • To help students improve basic algebra skills by way of an integrated review of these skills as they are needed in the course.

  • To promote problem-solving and critical thinking skills through the application of algebraic concepts to common situations.

  • To enhance learning and understanding of algebraic concepts through the integrated use of graphing calculators.

  • To provide a sufficient algebra background for Math 113, Math 116, and Math 163/263.

SECTIONS AND INSTRUCTORS

Section information and links to instructor class webpages are found here.

Math 112


ELIGIBILITY

Students must meet eligibility requirements.

See the current Math Course Placement Chart here.


GENERAL COURSE POLICIES & CALENDAR

The SPECIFIC Course Policy for your Math 112 section should be made available to you by your instructor.

Fall 2021 Math 112 General Course Policies

Fall 2021 Math 112 General Course Calendar

List of Math 112 Topics


COURSE MATERIALS

The following course materials are required for Math 112:

  • ALEKS Access (billed to your Bursar account and accessed through D2L)

  • Graphing Calculator -- Certain models of graphing calculators are allowed, while others are forbidden. Information can be found here.


EXAM (MIDTERM) INFORMATION

Exam 1

The first exam will take place on Tuesday, September 28th, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM. It will cover 5 sections:

  • Functions

  • Graphs of Functions

  • Linear Functions

  • Piecewise Linear Functions

  • Transformations of Functions

Math 112 Exam 1 Information:

Exam 1 Zoom Review

Monday, September 27, 2021 from 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM AZ Time

In order to help you prepare and study for Exam 1, we will be offering a free review session on Zoom. This session is an opportunity for you to practice with more problems similar to ones you might see on the exam. These problems will be different from those on the Study Guide.


Exam 2

The second exam will take place on Tuesday, October 26th, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM. The second exam will cover 4 sections:

  • Combining Functions

  • Inverse Functions

  • Quadratic Functions

  • Polynomial Functions

Math 112 Exam 2 Information:

Exam 2 Zoom Review

Monday, October 25, 2021 from 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM AZ Time

In order to help you prepare and study for Exam 2, we will be offering a free review session on Zoom. This session is an opportunity for you to practice with more problems similar to ones you might see on the exam. These problems will be different from those on the Study Guide.


Exam 3

The third exam will take place on Thursday, December 2nd from 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM. The third exam will cover 5 sections:

  • Rational Functions

  • Exponential Functions

  • Logarithmic Functions

  • Logarithm Properties

  • Logarithm and Exponential Applications

Math 112 Exam 3 Information:

Exam 3 Zoom Review

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 from 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM AZ Time

In order to help you prepare and study for Exam 3, we will be offering a free review session on Zoom. This session is an opportunity for you to practice with more problems similar to ones you might see on the exam. These problems will be different from those on the Study Guide.



Common Final Exam

A common comprehensive final exam is given in all sections of Math 112 on Monday, December 13th 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

The final exam will cover all sections from the course.

Fall 2021 Final Exam Info (will be posted at a later date)

Final Exam Study Guide (will be posted at a later date)