Trigonometry | |||
TRIGONOMETRY | |||
CLASS CODE: | MATH 111 | CREDITS: 2 | |
DIVISION: | PHYSICAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING | ||
DEPARTMENT: | MATHEMATICS | ||
GENERAL EDUCATION: | This course fulfills a General Education - Math requirement. | ||
DESCRIPTION: | Trigonometric functions, triangle relationships, graphs, identities, inverse trigonometric functions, complex numbers, and applications. | ||
TAUGHT: | Winter, Summer, Fall | ||
CONTENT AND TOPICS: | Unit circle, definitions of the six trigonometric functions and their graphs, triangle relationships, linear and angular velocity, identities and solving trigonometric equations, Law of Sines and Cosines, DeMoivre's Theorem and vectors. | ||
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: | 1. Define the six trigonometric relationships using the unit circle and right triangles. 2. Construct the graphs of the six trig functions and their inverses. 3. Understand the development of the basic trig Identities and how to prove Identities. 4. Solve trigonometry equations. 5. Analyze and solve any triangle, both scalene and right triangles. 6. Learn the trig form of complex numbers and their relationship to vectors. |
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REQUIREMENTS: | Students will use the same text as for Math 110 - College Algebra - and must obtain their own graphing calculator. Students will also attend class, participate in student board work, complete homework assignments, take written examinations, write lesson plans, and complete all assignments selected by their instructor. | ||
PREREQUISITES: | Math 101 or the equivalent | ||
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EFFECTIVE DATE: | August 1986 |