# Math 112 - College Algebra Concepts and Applications

## 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.

## PREREQUISITES

PPL 40+ or MCLG 55+ or SAT I MSS 560+ or ACT MATH 22+.

## COURSE POLICIES

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

Fall 2018 General Course Policies

## COURSE MATERIALS

The following course materials are required for Math 112:

- ALEKS Access (billed to your Bursar account and accessed in D2L under the "Content" tab)
- Graphing Calculator -- Certain models of graphing calculators are allowed, while others are forbidden. Information can be found here.

## COMMON FINAL EXAM

Math 112 has a common final exam. To find the Final Exam date and time, go to http://www.registrar.arizona.edu/students/courses/final-exams, select the current semester, then scroll down and click on the link for the Common Final Exam Schedule. The room assigned to your section of Math 112 will be posted the week before finals here: http://math.arizona.edu/academics/courses/finals

## MIDTERM 1

The first midterm exam will cover the first 5 sections:

- Functions
- Graphs of Functions
- Linear Functions
- Piecewise Linear Functions
- Transformations of Functions

The following study aid is designed to be used as a review of topics and problems which will be covered on Midterm Exam 1: Fall 2018 Midterm 1 Study Aid.

Study strategies for the midterm: Fall 2018 Math 112 Midterm 1 Strategies.

Information about Midterm 1: Fall 2018 Math 112 Midterm 1 Information for Students.

## MIDTERM 2

The first midterm exam will cover 4 sections:

- Combining Functions
- Inverse Functions
- Quadratic Functions
- Polynomial Functions

The following study aid is designed to be used as a review of topics and problems which will be covered on Midterm Exam 2: Fall 2018 Math 112 Midterm 2 Study Aid.

Study strategies for the midterm: Fall 2018 Math 112 Midterm 2 Strategies.

Information about Midterm 2: Fall 2018 Math 112 Midterm 2 Information for Students.

## MIDTERM 3

The third midterm exam will cover 4 sections:

- Rational Functions
- Exponential Functions
- Logarithmic Functions
- Properties of Logarithms
- Exponential and Logarithmic Equations and Applications

The following study aid is designed to be used as a review of topics and problems which will be covered on Midterm Exam 3: Fall 2018 Midterm 3 Study Aid

Study strategies for the midterm: Fall 2018 Midterm 3 Strategies

Information about Midterm 3: Fall 2018 Midterm 3 Information for Students

Midterm 3 Exam Rooms: Fall 2018 Midterm 3 Rooms

## FINAL EXAM

The final exam will cover all sections from the course.

The following study aid is designed to be used as a review of topics and problems which will be covered on the Final Exam: Fall 2018 Final Exam Study Aid

Study strategies for the Final Exam: Fall 2018 Final Exam Strategies

Information about the Final Exam: Fall 2018 Final Exam Information for Students

Final Exam Rooms: Fall 2018 Final Exam Rooms