Introduction to Mathematical Modeling

MATH 1101

A study of algebraic topics from a modeling perspective. Introduction to different types of models including linear, quadratic, polynomial, exponential, and logarithmic. Emphasis on gathering, presentation, and interpretation of data by using real-world examples as models.

Course Materials


  1. MyMathLab is required for this course.  This online program includes an eBook version of the textbook and access to online homework and other resources.  Instructions for accessing MyMathLab for your course will be provided by the instructor.
  2. TI-83/84 plus graphic calculator or approved

Optional Materials

  • Set of headphones for conferencing and tutoring, if needed.
  • Total Credit Hours: 3
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