Oct 22, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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MATH& 141 - Precalculus 1

5 credits

A grade of “C+” or better in MATH 098  or appropriate placement score.

MATH& 141 is the first course in the standard precalculus sequence. This course and MATH& 142  are designed for students intending to take calculus and/or physical science courses. Content includes: the definition of a function; linear functions; graphs of functions; inverse functions; quadratic functions; polynomial and rational functions; exponential functions; and logarithmic functions. Applications are drawn from the natural and social sciences, and engineering.

Theory Hours
5 theory hours.

AA Specified Elective
Satisfies the quantitative skills requirement, science distribution area F requirement, or specified elective for the AA degree.

Course Outcomes
  • Solve problems involving basic functions
  • Solve Elementary and Intermediate Algebra problems
  • Graph Plynominal and Rational functions, and solve applications
  • Use Exponential and Logarithmic functions to solve problems

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