Course Outline

  •   Course Outline

    This course provides the opportunity for students to informally investigate the traditional concepts of calculus, such as maxima, minima, infinite sequences, limits, derivatives, and integrals.  In addition, students work with the algebraic manipulation they will need in future courses.

    1st Nine Weeks

    Ch. 1 - Functions and Graphs.

    Ch. 2 - Polynomial, Power, and Rational Functions.

    2nd Nine Weeks

    Ch. 3 - Exponential, Logistic, and Logarithmic Functions.

              Semester Exam

    3rd Nine Weeks

    Ch. 4 - Trigonometric Functions.

    Ch. 5 - Analytic Trigonometry.

    4th Nine Weeks

    Ch. 6 - Applications of Trigonometry.

    Ch. 7 - Systems and Matrices.

    Ch. 8 - Analytic Geometry in Two and Three Dimensions.

    Ch. 9 - Discrete Mathematics.

    Ch. 10 - Statistics and Probability.

               End of Course Exam

    Ch. 11 - An Introduction to Calculus:  Limits, Derivatives, and Integrals.