Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

MAT 187 * ( MAT 1187) Precalculus (5)

Prerequisite(s): Appropriate placement test score, MAT 122, or MAT 123.

Recommended Preparation: Some knowledge of college algebra and/or trigonometry.

A combination of college-level algebra and trigonometry. Algebra topics include analysis of graphs, asymptotic behavior, symmetry, inequalities, analysis of polynomials, the rational root theorem, and logarithmic and exponential functions with applications. Trigonometry topics include the trigonometric functions, inverse functions, identities, formulas, and angle measures.

5 hours lecture.