May 26, 2019
MAT 136 - College Algebra and Trigonometry I
Rational exponents; radicals; polynomial long division; rational expressions; solving quadratic equations and inequalities; polynomial functions; absolute value equations and inequalities; complex numbers; operations of functions; inverse functions; properties of exponential and logarithmic functions; trigonometric functions; reference angles; radian measure; graphs of sine, cosine, and tangent; basic trigonometric identities.
Prerequisite: MAT 096 Elementary Algebra and Trigonometry or equivalent
4 Class Hours
Learning Outcomes of the Course:
Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:
Perform skills in three categories: Algebra, Geometry, and Trigonometry.
Note: Throughout the course the students are expected to solve applied problems related to the topics of the course.
- Recognize and graph functions, such as: linear functions, polynomial functions, rational functions, absolute value functions, exponential functions, logarithmic functions and trigonometric functions.
- Solve applications involving linear functions, polynomials, rational functions, exponential functions, logarithmic functions, and trigonometric functions.
- Solve equations and inequalities and perform algebraic operations on expressions involving polynomials, rational functions, absolute values, exponential functions, logarithmic functions,and trigonometric functions.
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