is a mathematics course typically taught in secondary schools
and in colleges. Precalculus
courses assume a prerequisite
knowledge of concepts in intermediate algebra, and is generally designed to prepare students for the study of Calculus.
are typically covered in precalculus
are exponential, logarithmic, polynomial, and trigonometric functions
as complex numbers, polar coordinates, parametric equations, vectors. Topics in trigonometry include trigonometric graphs and identities as well
After completing Algebra 2 in 9th grade, my teacher determined
that I was too smart for precalculus and therefore I enrolled
in Advanced Algebra and Trigonometry.