Aug 15, 2018  
Catalog 2018-19 
    
Catalog 2018-19

MATH 140 - Trigonometry (4 credit hours)


Offered in Fall, Winter Terms (4-0-0)
A review of geometry and algebra concepts necessary for trigonometry and preparation for further study in calculus. Trigonometric functions will be examined using the right triangle and unit circle concept. Graphs of trigonometric functions and their inverses; trigonometric identities and equations; and applications of trigonometry will be studied. Additional topics include the study of vectors and their applications; polar coordinates and graphs of polar equations with applications; and parametric equations and their applications. Use of graphing calculators and current technology will be emphasized.
PREREQUISITE(S): MATH 130  with a grade of "C" or higher or placement determined by ACT, SAT and/or North Central Assessment/Placement scores.
GENERAL EDUCATION DISTRIBUTION AREA: Mathematics
(formerly MTH 123)
Master Syllabi: https://share.ncmich.edu/academics/master_syllabi