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MATH *1026 Precalculus Mathematics B

3 hours lecture, 1 hour recitation; 2 credits

Continuation of Mathematics 1021. More extensive study of functions; composition of functions. General inverse functions. Trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions. Conic sections. Binomial theorem. (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 Pathways Required Core Math and Quantitative Reasoning requirement.

Prerequisite: All students entering into Math 1026 must have met one of the following conditions: earned a grade of C- or higher in Math 1021; achieved minimum scores on the COMPASS test of s1 = 70, s2 = 70, and s3 = 70; achieved a minimum score of 90 on the ACCUPLACER College-Level Math test; or obtained departmental permission.


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