Precalculus Algebra and Trigonometry   [Archived Catalog]
2019-2020 Catalog [Aug. 2019-Aug. 2020]

MAC 1147 - Precalculus Algebra and Trigonometry

This course is designed to prepare students for MAC 2311 and subsequent calculus courses. Topics include polynomial, radical, exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric, and inverse trigonometric functions. Also included are graphs, trigonometric identities, solutions of triangles, matrices and determinants, sequence and series, binomial theorem, mathematical proof, complex numbers, conic sections, and polar coordinates.

This course fulfills the "Gordon Rule" computation requirement and must be completed with a grade of "C" or higher (pursuant to State Board of Education Rule 6A-10.030).

Prerequisites: MAC 1105 with a grade of "B" or better or satisfactory score on the placement test, and satisfactory completion of high school trigonometry.
Corequisites: None.
Credit Hours: 5
Contact Hours: 5
Conditions: MAC 1105 with a grade of "B" or better or satisfactory score on placement test. Additionally, students must have satisfactorily completed high school trigonometry.
Degrees Offered: A.A., A.S.