Pre Calculus

One Year              Grade 12              Elective

Prerequisite: Algebra 3

This course is recommended for students with a good background in math that will want to pursue math or engineering related careers or get a head start on college math. The pre-calculus portion of this course will review important concepts learned in previous courses and prepare student for success with calculus. Topics studied in the course include: solving algebraic equations and functions, limits, continuity, derivatives, and their applications, integrals and their applications, differential equations, mathematical modeling, infinite series, parametric, polar and vector functions, working with concepts and motions in 3-space, and as time allows, multivariate calculus, matrices, vertex-edge graphs, and discrete optimization problems.