Topics include algebraic, graphical and numerical representations of functions, including composition and inverses of functions. Focuses on the study of rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, and trigonometric functions of real numbers and angles. Also includes analytic trigonometry and solutions of triangles. Techniques of problem solving and applications are included throughout the course requiring the frequent usage of graphing calculators. Requires a graphing calculator, with the TI-84 Plus series recommended. Also requires access to an online homework management system.
- Category 3: Mathematics (College Algebra Track)
Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
A student may receive credit for MATH-175 by earning one of the minimum scores from the following exams:
- At least 50 on the CLEP Pre-Calculus exam, or
- At least 5 on the International Baccalaureate-Standard Level (IB-SL) Mathematics Exam.
A student may receive credit for Math 175 by earning a minimum score of 50 on the CLEP Precalculus exam.