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Math 125 (Precalculus) Required Texts/Materials **

Precalculus with Limits (Custom Edition for Hunter College, shrink-wrapped with student solution manual)

by Larson, Hostetler, & Edwards, copyright 2007, Houghton Mifflin Company.

Course Syllabus:

__CHAPTER 1 Functions and Their Graphs (9+ hrs) __

1.1 Rectangular Coordinates (with review of A.5 and A.6)

1.2 Graphs of Equations

1.3 Linear Equations in Two Variables

1.4 Functions

1.5 Analyzing Graphs of Functions

1.6 A Library of Parent Functions

1.7 Transformations of Functions

1.8 Combinations of Functions: Composite Functions

1.9 Inverse Functions

__CHAPTER 2 Polynomial and Rational Functions (7+ hrs)__

2.1 Quadratic Functions and Models

2.2 Polynomial Functions of Higher Degree

2.3 Polynomial and Synthetic Division* (omit Synthetic Division)

2.4 Complex Numbers

2.5 Zeros of Polynomial Functions* (omit "Descartes's Rule of Signs"; omit "Upper and Lower Bound Rules")

2.6 Rational Functions

2.7 Nonlinear Inequalities

__CHAPTER 3 Exponential and Logarithmic Functions (4+ hrs)__

3.1 Exponential Functions and Their Graphs

3.2 Logarithmic Functions and Their Graphs

3.3 Properties of Logarithms

3.4 Exponential and Logarithmic Equations

__CHAPTER 4 Trigonometry (8+ hrs)__

4.1 Radian and Degree Measure

4.2 Trigonometric Functions: The Unit Circle

4.3 Right Triangle Trigonometry

4.4 Trigonometric Functions of Any Angle

4.5 Graphs of Sine and Cosine Functions

__CHAPTER 5 Analytic Trigonometry (3+ hrs)__

5.1 Using Fundamental Identities

5.2 Verifying Trigonometric Identities

5.3 Solving Trigonometric Equations

__CHAPTER 6 Additional Topics in Trigonometry(2+ hrs) __

6.1 Law of Sines

6.2 Law of Cosines

__CHAPTER 7 Systems of Equations and Inequalities (2+ hrs)__

7.1 Linear and Nonlinear Systems of Equations

7.5 Systems of Inequalities

__CHAPTER 12 Limits and an Introduction to Calculus (3+ hrs) __

12.1 Introduction to Limits

12.2 Techniques for Evaluating Limits

12.3 The Tangent Line Problem