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MATH *1021 Precalculus Mathematics A

3 hours lecture, 1 hour recitation; 2 credits

Preparation for calculus with more introductory material than Mathematics 1011. Mathematics 1021 and 1026 constitute a two-term sequence for students who are not prepared for Mathematics 1011 or who wish a review. Real numbers. Complex numbers. Graphs. Functions, especially linear and quadratic functions. Polynomials and rational functions. Introduction to logarithmic and exponential functions. (Not open to students who are enrolled in or have completed Mathematics 1011, 1201, 1206, or any Mathematics course numbered over 2000.) STEM variant course: The combination of Mathematics 1021 and Mathematics 1026 satisfies the Pathways Required Core Math and Quantitative Reasoning requirement.

Prerequisite: To meet CUNY?s college readiness requirements in mathematics.


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