Loyola University Chicago

Mathematics and Statistics

MATH 117: Precalculus I

Course Details
Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisites:

MATH 100 with a grade of C- or higher, or Math Placement Assessment.

Description:  The study of functions, their graphs, and their basic properties. Emphasis is placed on polynomial functions, including linear and quadratic functions. Computing real and complex roots of polynomials is explored. Additional topics include: the study of rational functions, absolute value functions, and inverse functions; and solutions of systems of equations.

Functions Modeling Change: A Preparation for Calculus, 5th Edition, Eric Connally, Deborah Hughes-Hallett, Andrew M. Gleason packaged with WileyPlus.

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