Course Page Math 1730-009: Pre-Calculus Jan Zijlstra, Ph.D.

Mathematics links

Course Materials and Assignments:

Syllabus

Exponents Answers

Solving Equations

Maple Worksheet 1: Basics and Equations

Relations and Functions

Rates of Change

Inverse Functions

Polynomials

Analysis of Rational Functions

Problems for Exponential and logarithmic functions

A MAPLE animation illustrating the Average Rate of Change (AROC) approaching the Instantaneous Rate of Change (IROC). Graphically, the slope of the secantline approaches the slope of the Tangent line