7041 - Mathematics 125 - Class Information

Intermediate Algebra

Fall B 2009

5 Units

Topics include laws of exponents, radicals, equations in one variable (linear, quadratic, and some of higher degree), systems of linear equations, imaginary numbers, graphical representations, logarithms, binomial theorem.

Prerequisites: Mathematics 115 or appropriate score on Mathematics Placement Exam.

Instructor

Paul Lin, Ph.D.
Email: mathplin@yahoo.com
Office Hours:
Tuesdays, 1:00 - 8:00 PM
(818) 364-7600, ext. 7163

Classroom Location Schedule

 Day  Campus  Time  Location
 Saturday  L.A. Southwest College   9:00 A.M. - 12 Noon  Student Services/Education Bldg. , Rm. 201A
 Saturday   L.A. City College   1:30  - 4:30 PM   Life Science Bldg., Rm. 102
 Sunday  L.A.Valley College  9:00 AM - 12 Noon  Behavioral Science Bldg., Rm. 100 
 Sunday  L.A. Pierce College  1:30  - 4:30 PM  Physics Bldg., Rm. 914 

Click here for directions and maps to the campuses.

Textbooks

Required

Intermediate Algebra plus MyMathLab Student Starter Kit
  • Author: Lial, Hornsby & McGinnis
  • Edition: 10/E, 2009
  • Publisher: Addison-Wesley
  • ISBN: 978-0-32150-721-1

Textbooks may be purchased at the City, Southwest, Valley, and Pierce College bookstores.

Textbooks are available in the college libraries.  Most libraries have the texts on Reserve, (two hour use, in the library) some libraries have copies in the General Collection.  Individual Library Policies apply and they may be different at each campus. Generally, students must have a valid student ID for the campus they intend to use to check out or use library materials. For example, to check out books from Pierce College Library students must have a valid Pierce College Student ID.  Students who enrolled only in ITV classes may obtain a Mission College ID through the Admissions Office at Mission College.

Online Course Website

Oct. 26 is the official start date of the term. If you enrolled after the start date, you can expect a delay of 2-3 business days in accessing the class website. 

You must log in separately for each course you are enrolled in.

Click here to login.