Jan 29, 2020  
Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

MATH 12550 (STEM) - Precalculus with Workshop


This course replaces the course MATH 12500 (STEM)  for students who intend to take calculus. It is designed to develop an understanding of topics and skills which are fundamental to the study of calculus and other science classes. The topics covered are: linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions and their graphs and applications; the Fundamental Theorem of Algebra; sequences, sums, and the Binomial Theorem. In addition to lecture, students are also required to attend a 50-minute recitation session once a week.
 
prereq: MATH 10100/101EN with a grade of B- or better OR MATH 10150 with a grade of C or better; or the appropriate score on a mathematics placement test. Not open to students who have taken MATH 12500
5 hrs (4 hrs lecture, 1 hr recitation)
4 cr.