Published on *Delaware County Community College* (https://www.dccc.edu)

Course Description:

This course is intended primarily for those students who are majoring in science, engineering, or mathematics. Together with Precalculus, it prepares students for Calculus I. Topics covered include solving equations (linear, quadratic, radical, polynomial, rational, and absolute value), solving inequalities (linear, polynomial, rational, and absolute value), operations in the Rectangular Coordinate System and the Complex Number System, basic function operations (domain, range, graphing, arithmetic, composition and inverses), and functions (linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, exponential and logarithmic).

College Academic Learning Goal Designation: Quantitative Reasoning (QR)

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

Perform operations in the Complex Number System

Solve equations and inequalities

Perform operations in the Rectangle Coordinate System

Define, evaluate, perform operations and graph functions

Analyze polynomial functions

Analyze rational functions

Analyze exponential and logarithmic functions

Lecture Hours: 4