Math
153 PreCalculus and
TrigonometryFall 2015
Description: Indepth study of functions
required for Math 162 and163: polynomial, rational, exponential logarithmic
and trigonometric functions (graphs, applications, use in equations).
Includes conic sections, parametric equations and applications in geometry.
Combines the key ingredients, provided by Math 150 and Math 123, and needed
for calculus, into a single 5 credit hour class.


Textbook: Stewart, Redlin & Watson, PreCalculus Mathematics for
Calculus, 7^{th} Edition with WebAssign
and Ebook
Prerequisites: ACT=>25
or SAT=>570 or MATH 121 (with a grade of C or better) or Compass College
Algebra >54.
Course Information
course information
syllabus
course goals
Review Problems:
Exam 1, Exam 2, Exam 3
Additional Suggested Review Problems:
Exam 1,
Exam 2,
Exam 3
