Topics include: Introduction to Calculus: Functions; Inequalities; Solving & Graphing Polynomial & Rational Functions for Zero; Trigonometric, Exponential & Logarithmic Functions. Practice, review, and testing included.
Table Of Contents
CHAPTER 1: Preliminary Ideas
nth Roots & Fractional Exponents
CHAPTER 2: Functions
The Idea of a Function
Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying, & Dividing Functions
More Complicated Inputs
Composition of Functions
Domains & Ranges
The Graph of a Function
Piecewise Defined Functions
CHAPTER 3: Inequalities
Solving Inequalities from Graphs
Inequalities Involving Continuous Functions
Inequalities Involving Non-Continuous Functions
CHAPTER 4: Solving Polynomials & Rational Functions for Zero
Division of Polynomials
Synthetic Division & the Remainder Theorem
Complete Factorization of Polynomials
Zeros of Rational Functions
CHAPTER 5: Graphing Polynomials & Rational Functions
Graphing Polynomial Functions
Graphing Rational Functions
CHAPTER 6: Trigonometric Functions
Trigonometric Functions of Any Angle
Trigonometric Functions of Real Numbers
Inverse Trigonometric Functions
Graphs of Trigonometric Functions
Multiple & Half Angle Formulas
Solving Trigonometric Equations
CHAPTER 7: Exponential & Logarithmic Functions
Graphs of Logarithms & Exponential Functions
Properties of Logarithms
Solving Logarithmic & Exponential Equations
FINAL ASSESSMENT TEST
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Stan VerNooy has been a mathematics instructor at several colleges and universities in Oregon, Washington, California, Arkansas, and most recently at the College of Southern Nevada. His primary interests of mathematical study are abstract algebra and the history and philosophy of mathematics.
As a teacher, he believes that teachers are to serve their students first and foremost.
Outside the classroom, Stan is interested in music, history, philosophy, and visiting waterfalls! He is a lifetime member of the U. S. Chess Federation.
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