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AP Pre-Calculus

AP Pre-Calculus prepares students for advanced mathematical concepts they will encounter in college-level calculus

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AP Pre-Calculus

Course Concept

AP Pre-Calculus is a high school course designed to prepare students for the study of advanced mathematical concepts and topics. It serves as a bridge between algebra, geometry, and calculus, providing students with a solid foundation in mathematical skills and problem-solving strategies. It is divided in:

  • Functions and Graphs: Students learn about different types of functions, including linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions. They study the behavior and properties of functions, such as domain, range, symmetry, and transformations. Students also explore the graphical representations of functions and analyze their characteristics.
  • Trigonometry: The course introduces students to trigonometric functions, identities, and equations. They learn how to solve triangles, apply trigonometric functions to real-world problems, and understand the relationships between angles and trigonometric ratios.
  • Algebraic Manipulations: Students develop their algebraic skills and learn techniques for simplifying and manipulating algebraic expressions. They study topics such as factoring, rational expressions, complex numbers, and solving equations and inequalities.
  • Sequences and Series: Students explore arithmetic and geometric sequences and series. They learn how to find the terms of a sequence, calculate the sums of series, and apply mathematical formulas to solve related problems.
  • Probability and Statistics: The course introduces basic concepts of probability and statistics. Students learn about counting techniques, probability calculations, data analysis, and descriptive statistics.
  • Problem Solving: AP Pre-Calculus emphasizes problem-solving skills and strategies. Students engage in solving complex mathematical problems, applying multiple concepts and techniques to find solutions. They develop critical thinking, analytical reasoning, and mathematical modeling skills.

AP Pre-Calculus

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1. Basic Algebraic Methods
  • Real Numbers , Variables and Exponents 
  • Solving Linear Equations 
  • Solving Linear Inequalities 
  • Operations with Polynomials 
  • Factoring Polynomials
  • Factoring Quadratic Trinomials 
  •  Special Products and Factoring Patterns
10. Graphing Trigonometric Functions
  •  Periodic Functions and Their Graphs 
  •  Graphing Trigonometric Functions 
  •  Transformation of Trigonometric  Functions 
  •  Inverse Trigonometric Functions
11. Trigonometric Identities and Equations
  •  Pythagorean Trigonometric Identities 
  •  Solving Trigonometric Equations 
  •  Sum and Difference Identities 
  •  Double - Angle Identities 
  •  Half -Angle Identities
12. Solving Triangles
  •  The Area of a Triangle 
  •  The Law of Sines 
  •  The Law of  Cosines
13. Polar Coordinates And Parametric Equations
  •  Parametric Equations 
  •  The Polar Coordinate system
  •  The Polar form of Complex Numbers 
  •  Powers and Roots of Complex Numbers
14. Conic Sections and Their Equations
  •  The Parabola 
  •  The Ellipse 
  •  The Hyperbola 
  •  General Equations of Conics 
  •  Polar Equations of Conics
15. Sequence Series and Counting
  •  Arithmetic Sequences and Series 
  •  Geometry Sequences and Series
  •  Generalized Sequences 
  •  Mathematical Induction 
  •  Permutations and Combinations 
  •  The Binomial Theorem
16.Calculus Preview
  • Limits of Functions 
  • Slope of a Tangent Line 
  • Rules for Finding Derivatives 
  • Finding Antiderivatives 
  • Integration and Area Under a Curve
2. Rational and Irrational Expressions
  • Operations with Rational Expressions 
  •  Simplifying Complex Fractions 
  •  Radicals and Fractional Exponents 
  •  Operations with Radicals
3. Graphing and Systems of Equations
  •  Graphing Points and Linear Equations 
  •  Midpoint and Distance Formulae 
  •  The Slope of a Line 
  •  Graphing a Linear Equation 
  •  Writing Equations of lines 
  •  Solving Linear Systems Graphically 
  •  Solving Linear System Algebraically
4. Functions and Quadratic equations
  • Functions Concepts 
  • Quadratic Functions and Their Graphs
  • Solving Quadratic Equations 
  • Applying Quadratic Equations 
  • Solving Quadratic Inequalities
5. Complex Numbers and The Quadratic Formula
  •  Functions  Concepts 
  •  Multiplying  and Dividing Complex Numbers 
  •  Completing the Square 
  •  The Quadratic Formula
6. Special Functions and Equations
  •  AbsoluteValue Equations and Inequalities 
  •  Transformation of Graphs 
  •  Special functions and Their Graphs 
  •  Radical Equations 
  •  Graphing Rational Functions
  •  Rational Equations and Inequalities
7. Arrays and Array Lists
  • One Dimensional Arrays 
  • Initialization 
  • Length Of array 
  • Traversing a One- Dimensional Array 
  • Arrays as Parameters 
  • Array Variable Parameters
  • Array of Class Objects 
  • Analyzing Array Algorithms 
  • Array Lists 
  • The Arraylist Class 
  • The Methods Of Arraylist <E>
  • Autoboxing And Unboxing 
  • Using Arraylist <E>
  • Two Dimensional Arrays 
  • Declarations 
  • Matrix as Array of Row Arrays 
  • Two - Dimensional Array as parameter
7. Polynomial and Rational Functions
  •  Divisions of Polynomial
  •  Zeros of Polynomial functions 
  •  Solving Polynomial Functions 
  •  Graphing Polynomial Functions 
  •  Decomposing Rational Expression
8. Exponential And Logarithmic Functions
  •  Inverse Functions 
  •  The Exponential Functions 
  •  The Logarithmic Functions 
  •  Logarithmic Laws and Equations 
  •  Exponential and Logarithmic Models
9. Trigonometry
  •  Degree and Radian Measures 
  •  Right- Triangle Trigonometry 
  •  The General Angle 
  •  Working with Trigonometric  Functions
  •  Trigonometric Functions of Special Functions

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