Pre-Calculus AB 

Terms: 3
Grades: 9,10,11,12,PG
Prerequisite: Algebra II (a strong background is required) and permission of the department 

Designed to prepare the student for the AP Calculus AB course, this class provides a comprehensive study of trigonometry, and a revisit of polynomial, rational, exponential and logarithmic functions with an emphasis on rate of change analysis and applications. Students are exposed to polar and parametric functions as well as basic combinatorics and probability and the study of sequences and series. Students enrolling in Pre-Calculus AB must have solid algebra skills, a working knowledge of linear, quadratic and polynomial functions, and a commitment to their work

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