MA 140 - (UC) Pre-Calculus
(3 cr.) This course concentrates on topics that students need to understand profoundly to succeed in calculus. Students learn about the following topics: functions and their graphs, exponents and logarithms and trigonometry. There is a focus on basic concepts and visualization of problems. The material has many real-life applications. Use of a TI-83 or TI-84 calculator is required. Primary emphasis is on developing the following New Synthesis proficiencies: quantitative reasoning and critical thinking and reasoning. Prerequisites: A math placement level of 3 or above, or a grade of C- or better in MA 107. Every Year, All

Fall 2016   |   Spring 2017