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MATH *1021 Precalculus Mathematics A

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as MATH 2.91.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

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 taken Mathematics 1011, 1201, 1206, or any Mathematics course numbered over 2000.) STEM variant course - Satisfies Pathways Required Core Math and Quantitative Reasoning requirement.

Prerequisite: Successful completion of two years of NYS high school regents mathematics or the equivalent.


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