Through this course, students will acquire a solid foundation
in algebra and trigonometry. The course concentrates on the various
functions that are important to the study of the calculus. Emphasis is
placed on understanding the properties of linear, polynomial, piecewise,
exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions. Students will
learn to work with various types of functions in symbolic, graphical,
numerical and verbal form.
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