MAT 1580 Precalculus
Polynomial, radical, rational, exponential and logarithmic functions and their graphs, roots of polynomial functions, rational and polynomial inequalities, conic sections, systems of linear equations; sequences and series. Trigonometric functions of angles, solving right and oblique triangles, trigonometric identities and equations, vectors, radian measure, graphs of trigonometric functions, inverse trigonometric functions and applications. A scientific (nongraphing) calculator is required.
Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No
Prereqs: MAT 0300
- Demonstrate the ability to solve algebraic, logarithmic, exponential and trigonometric equations.
- Demonstrate the ability to graph polynomial, trancendental and trigonometric functions.
- Demonstrate the ability to derive equations of conic sections from geometric properties.
- Demonstrate the ability to perform vector operations both graphically and algebraically.
Credit Hours: 5
Classroom Hours: 5