May 22, 2019  
Catalog 2016-17 
    
Catalog 2016-17 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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 prepare 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.  In addition the course will 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 COMPASS college algebra score of 46 or higher, ACT mathematics score of at least 26.
GENERAL EDUCATION DISTRIBUTION AREA: Mathematics
(formerly MTH 123)
Master Syllabi: https://share.ncmich.edu/academics/master_syllabi