PRE-CALCULUS

MAT* 186

Algebra, trigonometry, and analytic geometry are studied. Topical considerations
include: composite functions, polynomial and rational functions, trigonometric
functions, applications of trigonometry to right and oblique triangles, complex
numbers, operations with vectors, polar coordinates, parametric equations,
sequences, series, summation notation, binomial theorem. This course will
require the use of a graphing calculator. Prerequisite: Grade of C- or better in
MAT* G172, or qualifying score on the placement test.