## CLASS

## HS Advanced Math

## Mentor

## Foister

## Class Fee

## 120

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## Class Prerequisites

## Completion of Algebra 1 and Algebra 2

## Text / Materials Required

## Math U See Pre-Calculus Student Pack, this includes workbook and test book. Scientific Calculator (w/trig functions) Notebook and folder.

## Class Description

**This class covers high school Pre-Calculus. Major concepts and skills covered in this course are as follows:**

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**Understanding and working with trigonometric ratios, their reciprocals, and their inverses**

**Working with trigonometric expressions and identities**

**Understanding and working with polar coordinates and radian measure**

**Graphing and analyzing trigonometric functions**

**Understanding functions, limits, domain, and range**

**Working with Arithmetic and Geometric Series and Sequences**

**Additional Concepts and Skills:**

**Understanding and applying the Laws of Sines and Cosines**

**Understanding and applying the Sum, Difference, Double-Angle, and Half-Angle Identities**

**Proving trigonometric identities**

**Working with vectors and adding linear functions**

**Understanding and working with logarithms**

**Working with Euler's number and natural logarithms**

**The weekly class will consist of Lesson/concept presentation, review, homework, quizzes, and enrichment and/or reinforcement opportunities for mastery of lesson objective. There will also be an opportunity for a one hour open tutor session on alternating weeks. This session is optional and will be offered, as a group, on Tuesdays at EMMA. (time TBA) Students will be assigned daily workbook activities. Homework assignments will be graded. Quizzes and testing will be done in class as well as take-home tests. Parents will monitor progress. Homework is paramount to successful completion of this course. Students must show a strong level of competency in previous math courses, and especially in Algebra 2. **