College Algebra

Colleges vary in what there Intro Algebra classes offer, but most are very similar to high school Algebra 2 courses, including everything covered before Pre-Calc, but post Pre-Algebra.

Learn more about specific topics below. The order of topics appear the way they do in most College Algebra courses:

  1. Linear Equations & Lines
    1. Linear Equations
    2. Slope of a Line and Point Slope Form
    3. Solving Inequalities
    4. Absolute Value
    5. Direct and Inverse Variation
    6. Solving Systems of Equations
    7. Rate-Time Problems
  2.  Logarithmic Functions & Rational Expressions
    1. Exponents
    2. Negative Exponents
    3. Factoring
    4. Logarithms
  3. Irrational Numbers
    1. Roots of Real Numbers
    2. Simplifying Radicals
    3. Rational and Irrational Numbers
    4. Imaginary Numbers i
    5. Complex Numbers
  4. Solving Equations
    1. Solving Square Root Problems
    2. Interval Notation
    3. Quadratic Formula
  5. Functions
    1. Domain, Range & Inverse Composite Functions
    2. Even and Odd Functions
  6. Polynomials
    1. Polynomials
    2. Synthetic Division
    3. Graphing Rational Functions
    4. Polynomial Inequalities
    5. Partial Fraction Decomposition
  7. Conic Sections
    1. Midpoint and Distance Formula
    2. Ellipses
    3. Parabolas
  8. Probability and Sequence
    1. Sequence and Series
    2. Permutations and Combinations
  9. Matrices
    1. Multiplying Matrices
    2. Cramers Rule