Precalculus Syllabus 2019-2020


Grading Period *                                Topic

1          Functions from a Calculus Perspective         

                        Power and Radical Functions
2 Polynomial and Rational Functions

                            Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

3                  Trigonometric Functions

                            Trigonometric Identities and Equations

4                  Conic Sections and Parametric Equations

                            Vectors; Polar Coordinates

                            Sequences and Series; Statistics; Limits



*The outline above is an approximate time frame for topics covered in each grading period.  More emphasis will be placed on the first six topics to prepare students to enroll in AP Calculus AB or a first college course in Calculus.

Textbook:  Glencoe Precalculus ©2011