At Rock Valley College, math courses include algebra, trigonometry, precalculus, calculus, and statistics.
> Taking RVC's Placement Test for the first time or retesting? Go to Preparing for Math Placement Tests for more information.
> Need to take a developmental math course? Before you register, read information on Pre-100 Level Math Courses.
> Thinking of taking MTH 120 or MTH 132? Read information on those courses on the Math Advising webpage.
> Interested in taking an online class? Find out if Online Math Classes may be a good option for you.
> Need to refresh your math skills? Find out how!
> Need help with your math class? Go to the Math Lab.
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It is believed that Ancient Egyptians used complex mathematics such as algebra, arithmetic and geometry as far back as 3000 BC, such as equations to approximate the area of circles
Perhaps you have walked by these murals in the JCSM lower level and wondered "what in the world are these trees all about?"
Each fractal tree mural is based on a different tree, and multiple copies of the trees were arranged to form the murals, which were designed by Demonica Kemper Architects.
A fractal is an object exhibiting self similarity on different scales that can be related mathematically.