MATH *1011 Precalculus Mathematics
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as MATH 2.9.
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4 hours; 3 credits
Preparation for calculus. Trigonometry. The concept of function, including, linear and quadratic functions, composition of functions, polynomials and rational functions, exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric, and inverse trigonometric functions. Conic sections. Binomial theorem. Introduction to limit ideas. (Not open to students who are enrolled in or have completed a Mathematics Department course numbered 1021 [2.91] or higher.) STEM variant course - Satisfies Pathways Required Core Math and Quantitative Reasoning requirement.
Prerequisite: All students entering into Math 1011 must have achieved scores on the COMPASS test of s_1 = 70, s_2 = 70, s_3 = 45 or obtained departmental permission.