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MAT 1580 Precalculus

Polynomial, radical, rational, exponential and logarithmic functions and their graphs, roots of polynomial functions, rational and polynomial inequalities, conic sections, systems of linear equations; sequences and series. Trigonometric functions of angles, solving right and oblique triangles, trigonometric identities and equations, vectors, radian measure, graphs of trigonometric functions, inverse trigonometric functions and applications. Traditional testing (proctored or in Testing Center) is used in all online sections.

Prerequisites: MAT 0300

Course Outcomes
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform vector operations both graphically and algebraically.
  • Demonstrate the ability to solve algebraic, logarithmic, exponential and trigonometric equations.
  • Demonstrate the ability to graph polynomial, transcendental and trigonometric functions.
  • Demonstrate the ability to derive equations of conic sections from geometric properties.
Credit Hours: 5
  • Classroom: 5 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Mathematics
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 1, Rm 338
Faculty: Ericson
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Course Fee: $18.00
Open Seats: 14
Meets: MW from 10:30AM to 12:45PM
Section: 210
Open Seats: 14
Meets: MW from
10:30AM to 12:45PM
Section: 210
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 1, Rm 338
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Course Fee: $18.00
Open Seats: 14
Meets: TTH from 10:30AM to 12:45PM
Section: 310
Open Seats: 14
Meets: TTH from
10:30AM to 12:45PM
Section: 310
Virtual Learning
Online Learning with Meeting Times
Online
Faculty: Stroh
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets online during scheduled days and times, with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet online. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: Webcam required
Course Fee: $55.50
Open Seats: 30
Meets: MW from 8:00AM to 10:15AM
Section: 200
Open Seats: 30
Meets: MW from
8:00AM to 10:15AM
Section: 200
Virtual Learning
Online Learning with Meeting Times
Online
Faculty: Tran
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets online during scheduled days and times, with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet online. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: Webcam required
Course Fee: $55.50
Open Seats: 26
Meets: TTH from 1:00PM to 3:15PM
Section: 320
Open Seats: 26
Meets: TTH from
1:00PM to 3:15PM
Section: 320
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Baji
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: Webcam required
Course Fee: $55.50
Open Seats: 26
Section: 500
Open Seats: 26
Section: 500
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Hess
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: Webcam required
Course Fee: $55.50
Open Seats: 22
Section: 505
Open Seats: 22
Section: 505
Face to Face
Centerville Campus
Centerville, Rm 112
Faculty: Daniels
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Course Fee: $18.00
Open Seats: 15
Meets: MW from 11:30AM to 1:45PM
Section: C01
Open Seats: 15
Meets: MW from
11:30AM to 1:45PM
Section: C01
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Ropp
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: 12 Week Term; Webcam required
Course Fee: $55.50
Open Seats: 29
Section: 5T0
Open Seats: 29
Section: 5T0