## Bulletin Listing

Prerequisite: MATH 197 with a grade of C or better.

Trigonometry, trigonometric identities, trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions, sequences and series, and limits. (Note: Note: Successful completion of MATH 197 and MATH 198 will culminate in satisfying the Quantitative Reasoning requirement (GE Area B4). For this course to satisfy General Education, students must earn a grade of C- or CR or higher.)

**Course Attributes:**

- B4: Math/QR

## Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

• Define and understand the trigonometric functions using the the unit circle.

• Manipulate trigonometric equations using identities and algebra.

• Understand the connection between triangles, circles, and waves.

• Understand logarithms as the inverse of exponential functions.

• Manipulate logarithmic and exponential equations using their properties.

• Understand sequences and series, including arithmetic and geometric sequences and series.

• Understand basic concept of limits and be able to determine simple limits.

## Textbook and Materials

Precalculus: A Prelude to Calculus, 3rd Edition by Sheldon Axler (Orange Cover). WileyPLUS account (for online homework).

Basic scientific calculator with logarithmic, exponential, and trigonometric functions.

*Submitted by Eric Hsu, May 16 2024*