Pre Calculus

Course Number: 342/343

Open To:
Grades 10-12

Course Length:
Full Year; 10 Units

UC/CSU Approved: Mathematics “C” requirement.
Satisfies one year of the Mathematics graduation requirement.

Course Description:
This course covers functions and graphs, polynomial, power, and rational functions, exponential, logistic, and logarithmic functions, trigonometric functions, analytic trigonometry, applications of trigonometry, systems and matrices, analytic geometry in two and three dimensions, discrete mathematics, and statistics and probability.  Students who complete this course will be prepared for AP Calculus AB.

Textbook/Class Resources:

  • MathXL for School Account

Optional Textbook/Class Resources:

  • Title: Precalculus: Graphical, Numerical, Algebraic (2019) 10th edition ISBN: 978-0134672090

Level of Difficulty:
Very Difficult

Estimated Homework Per Class:
30 minutes
30-60 minutes
60-90 minutes

Completion of Algebra 2
with a "C" or better
both semesters.