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

Interval Notation

Absolute Value

nth Roots & Fractional Exponents

Complex Numbers

CHAPTER 2: Functions

The Idea of a Function

Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying, & Dividing Functions

More Complicated Inputs

Composition of Functions

Domains & Ranges

Inverses

The Graph of a Function

Continuity

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

Complex Zeros

Complete Factorization of Polynomials

Zeros of Rational Functions

Summary

CHAPTER 5: Graphing Polynomials & Rational Functions

Transformations

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

Trigonometric Identities

Multiple & Half Angle Formulas

Solving Trigonometric Equations

CHAPTER 7: Exponential & Logarithmic Functions

Exponential Functions

Exponential Equations

Logarithms

Graphs of Logarithms & Exponential Functions

Properties of Logarithms

Solving Logarithmic & Exponential Equations

Applications

FINAL ASSESSMENT TEST

ANSWERS

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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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