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College Catalog 2021-2022 
College Catalog 2021-2022

AMATH 189J - Intermediate Mathematics for Field Surveying

4 Credits
This course is a continuation of AMATH 179J. Covered topics include mathematical functions, oblique triangles, factoring, and analysis of linear functions.

Course Outcomes
  1. Solve oblique triangles using laws of sines and cosines, recognizing ambiguous and impossible scenarios.
  2. Solve systems of two or three linear equations by algebraic techniques.
  3. Solve systems of equations using determinants by hand and machine.
  4. Factor algebraic expressions including factorable polynomials to degree three.
  5. Simplify fractional expressions and solve fractional equations using algebraic operations and factoring.