MATH 150  Class Schedule
Textbook: Functions, Trigonometry, and Linear Systems (Precalculus)
ONLINE TEXTBOOK:
PreCalc (WebAlg) by Dr. Mike Stecher
Schedule

Week 1
 1A, 1B, 1C. Topics covered: real numbers, exponents, radicals, polynomials.
 Week 2
 1C, 1D, 1E, 2A. Topics covered: polynomials, rational expressions, complex numbers, solving equations
 Week 3
 2A, 2B. Topics covered: solving equations, solving inequalities.
 Week 4
 Exam 1 (1A  1E, 2A  2B) 3A, 3B. Topics covered: rectangular coordinate system, graphs of equations.
 Week 5
 3B, 3C, 4A, 4B. Topics covered: graphs of equations, linear equations and inequalities in two variables, functions, graphs of functions.
 Week 6
 4B, 4C, 4D. Topics covered: graphs, transformations of functions, extreme function values.
 Week 7
 4D, 4E, 4F, 5A. Topics covered: max/min applications, combinations of functions, inverse functions, polynomial functions.
 Week 8
 Exam 2 (3A  3C, 4A  4F, 5A), 5B. Topics covered: rational functions.
 Week 9
 5B, 5C, 5D. Topics covered: rational functions, exponential functions, logarithmic functions.
 Week 10
 5D, 6A, 6B, 7A, 7B. Topics covered: logarithmic functions, exponential and logarithmic equations, applications of exponentials and logarithms, systems of linear and nonlinear equations.
 Week 11
 8A, 8B, 8C, 8D. Topics covered: angles and circles, trigonomentric functions and their graphs, trigonomentric identities.
 Week 12
 Exam 3 (5B  5D, 6A  6B, 7A  7B, 8A  8D), 8E, 8F. Topics covered: inverse sine functions, inverse trigonometric functions.
 Week 13
 8G, 8H (Thanksgiving falls this week). Topics covered: law of sines and cosines, solving trigonometric equations
 Week 14
 8H, 9A, 9B, 9C, 9D. Topics covered: solving trigonometric equations, vectors, scalar multiplication, vector addition, vector length.
 Week 15
 9D, 9E, Review for Final Exam. Toics covered: vector length, dot product.
Please send comments, questions, or suggestions to
Alisa Baron at "alisa@math.tamu.edu".
Updated: November 30, 2010 (crw)