Precalculus

MATH XL 1

This foundational course covers topics in Precalculus and is designed to prepare students for college-level Calculus (Math XL 31A).

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What you can learn.

  • Understand trigonomic functions
  • Evaluate difference quotients using function notation
  • Determine the domain and range of even, odd, and neither even nor odd functions
  • Determine the intervals of increase and decrease of a function
  • Use the unit circle to compute the sum of a geometric series or a telescoping series
  • Establish a mathematical foundation in preparation for Calculus

About this course:

This course covers function concept; linear and polynomial functions and their graphs; applications to optimization; inverse, exponential, and logarithmic functions; and trigonometric functions. Transferable for UC credit.
Prerequisites
MATH 903 Intermediate Algebra for college students with a grade of C or better, or two-and-a-half years of high school mathematics.

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