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MAT 182 Trigonometry with Algebra Review
Credit Hours:  4
Effective Term: Fall 2017
SUN#: None
AGEC: Mathematics  
Credit Breakdown: 4 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F

Description: A comprehensive coverage of trigonometry and selected topics from college algebra for students intending to take calculus: measurements of angles, trigonometric functions, equations and graphs, inverse trigonometric functions, identities, polar coordinates, solutions of triangles, applications, complex numbers, DeMoivre's theorem, vectors, logarithms, exponential functions, partial fractions, conics, sequences and series. Prerequisite: MAT151. Prerequisite or corequisite: RDG100.

Prerequisites: MAT151 and RDG100

Corequisites: RDG100

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Application Level) Apply trigonometric concepts to solve right and non-right triangles using definitions, modeling, and the appropriate laws.
2. (Application Level) Solve problems involving circles and angles.
3. (Application Level) Sketch the graphs of trigonometric functions in rectangular, polar and parametric forms and identify the period, amplitude, and shift of trigonometric functions.
4. (Application Level) Solve trigonometric equations using trigonometric identities and inverse functions.
5. (Application Level) Apply concepts of trigonometry to solve problems involving vectors.
6. (Synthesis Level) Simplify complex numbers in trigonometric form and convert between complex and polar forms.
7. (Application Level) Graph equations of conic sections.
8. (Analysis Level) Decompose a rational expression into a sum of partial fractions.
9. (Application Level) Solve and sketch logarithmic and exponential equations using appropriate properties.
10. (Comprehension Level) Distinguish the difference between arithmetic and geometric sequences and use appropriate formulas to find specific terms.
11. (Evaluation Level) Evaluate the sum of finite and infinite series.
12. (Evaluation Level) Use technology to model, investigate, solve, and/or justify solutions to given problems.
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