Pre-Calculus For Dummies book cover

Pre-Calculus For Dummies

Author:
Mary Jane Sterling
Published: November 13, 2018

Overview

Get ahead in pre-calculus

Pre-calculus courses have become increasingly popular with 35 percent of students in the U.S. taking the course in middle or high school. Often, completion of such a course is a prerequisite for calculus and other upper level mathematics courses.

Pre-Calculus For Dummies is an invaluable resource for students enrolled in pre-calculus courses. By presenting the essential topics in a clear and concise manner, the book helps students improve their understanding of pre-calculus and become prepared for upper level math courses.

  • Provides fundamental information in an approachable manner  
  • Includes fresh example problems
  • Practical explanations mirror today’s teaching methods
  • Offers relevant cultural references 

Whether used as a classroom aid or as a refresher in preparation for an introductory calculus course, this book is one you’ll want to have on hand to perform your very best.

Get ahead in pre-calculus

Pre-calculus courses have become increasingly popular with 35 percent of students in the U.S. taking the course in middle or high school. Often, completion of such a course is a prerequisite for calculus and other upper level mathematics courses.

Pre-Calculus For Dummies is an invaluable resource for students enrolled in pre-calculus courses. By presenting the essential topics in a clear and concise manner, the book helps students improve their understanding

of pre-calculus and become prepared for upper level math courses.

  • Provides fundamental information in an approachable manner  
  • Includes fresh example problems
  • Practical explanations mirror today’s teaching methods
  • Offers relevant cultural references 

Whether used as a classroom aid or as a refresher in preparation for an introductory calculus course, this book is one you’ll want to have on hand to perform your very best.

Pre-Calculus For Dummies Cheat Sheet

When you study pre-calculus, you are crossing the bridge from algebra II to Calculus. Pre-calculus involves graphing, dealing with angles and geometric shapes such as circles and triangles, and finding absolute values. You discover new ways to record solutions with interval notation, and you plug trig identities into your equations.