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Introductory Algebra II

Educator Edition

Portland Community College
MTH 65, Introductory Algebra - Second Term. Introduces algebraic concepts and processes with a focus on linear equations and inequalities in one and two variables. Emphasizes applications, graphs, formulas, and proper mathematical notation throughout the course. A scientific calculator may be required. The TI-30X II is recommended.
TextbookORCCA (Open Resources for Community College Algebra) by Cary, Jordan, and Yao
PrerequisitesIntended for students who have passed the Introductory Algebra I course.

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Intended Outcomes

Upon completion of the course students will be able to:

  • Convert between different polynomial forms using operations and factoring.
  • Represent quadratic functions in various forms: symbolic, graphical, numerical, and verbal.
  • Use variables to represent unknown quantities and create models using linear equations, quadratic equations, and systems of equations.
  • Make predictions and interpret the results for models using linear equations, quadratic equations, and systems of equations.
  • Recognize and differentiate between linear and quadratic patterns in ordered paired data, graphs, and equations.
  • Interpret properties such as ordered pairs, and maximum and minimum values in a quadratic relationship.

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Problem Sets

  1. Review Graphing Lines
  2. Solve System By Graphing
  3. Solve System By Substitution
  4. Solve System By Elimination
  5. System Equation Applications
  6. Exponent Review
  7. Add Subtract Polynomials
  8. Multiplying Polynomials
  9. Divide Polynomials
  10. Negative Exponents
  11. Scientific Notation
  12. Factor Out Common Factors
  13. Factor By Grouping
  14. Factor Trinomial When A Is 1
  15. Factor Trinomials When A Is Not 1
  16. Factor Special Polynomials
  17. Introduction To Square Root
  18. Simplify Square Roots
  19. Square Root Operations
  20. Rationalize Denominator
  21. Trigonometryratios
  22. Solve Quadratic Equation By Square Root Property
  23. Solve Quadratic Equation By Factoring
  24. Solve Quadratic Equation By Quadratic Formula
  25. Quadratic Equation Applications
  26. Moving Parabola Up Down
  27. Parabola Thinner Wider
  28. Parabola Shifting Left Right
  29. Parabola Movement Summary
  30. Parabola Axis And Vertex
  31. Parabola Intercepts
  32. Sketching Parabolas
  33. Maximum Minimum Applications
  34. Falling Object Applications
  35. Functions


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