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Mathematics Tutoring: Precalculus
This guide provides information on additional tutoring resources for FSCJ students
PRECALCULUS 1 - ALGEBRA REVIEW from Michel van Biezen
This playlist of 82 videos are a review of algebra and are short. The first video is a preview of what is generally covered in Precalculus.
Graphing, Exponential Functions, Logarithmic Functions from Michel Van Biezen
This playlist has 30 videos short videos with examples on graphing polynomials and rational functions. They cover topics such as polynomial terminology, domain, range, and more
Handbook of Mathematics by I. N. Bronshtein; K. A. Semendyayev; Gerhard Musiol; Heiner MühligThis guide book to mathematics contains in handbook form the fundamental working knowledge of mathematics which is needed as an everyday guide for working scientists and engineers, as well as for students. Easy to understand, and convenient to use, this guide book gives concisely the information necessary to evaluate most problems which occur in concrete applications. In the newer editions emphasis was laid on those fields of mathematics that became more important for the formulation and modeling of technical and natural processes, namely Numerical Mathematics, Probability Theory and Statistics, as well as Information Processing. Besides many enhancements and new paragraphs, new sections on Geometric and Coordinate Transformations, Quaternions and Applications, and Lie Groups and Lie Algebras were added for the sixth edition.
Pre-calculus Know-it-all by Stan GibiliscoMaster pre-calculus from the comfort of home Want to -know it ALL- when it comes to pre-calculus? This book gives you the expert, one-on-one instruction you need, whether you're new to pre-calculus or you're looking to ramp up your skills. Providing easy-to-understand concepts and thoroughly explained exercises, math whiz Stan Gibilisco serves as your own private tutor--without the expense His clear, friendly guidance helps you tackle the concepts and problems that confuse you the most and work through them at your own pace. Train your brain with ease Pre-Calculus Know-It-ALL features: Checkpoints to help you track your knowledge and skill level Problem/solution pairs and chapter-ending quizzes to reinforce learning Fully explained answers to all practice exercises A multiple-choice exam to prepare you for standardized tests -Extra Credit- and -Challenge- problems to stretch your mind Stan's expert guidance gives you the know-how to: Calculate distance in Cartesian two-and three-space Perform vector multiplication Work with cylindrical and spherical coordinates Understand relations and functions Learn the properties of conic sections Graph exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric curves Define curves with parametric equations Work with sequences, series, and limits Take college entrance examinations with confidence And much more
Sneaky Math by Cy Tymony[PRINT] Cy Tymony, author of the best-selling Sneaky Uses series, brings his unique, fun hands-on learning approach to all things math. Many people fear math and numbers, even Barbie, who famously said "Math class is tough" in her controversial 1992 talking doll version. But in Sneaky Math, Cy Tymony takes tough and turns it into triumph. He shows us how math is all around us through intriguing and easy projects, including 20 pass-along tools to complement math education programs. The book is divided into seven sections: 1. Fundamentals of Numbers and Arithmetic 2. Algebra Primer 3. Geometry Primer 4. Trigonometry Primer 5. Calculus Primer 6. Sneaky Math Challenges, Tricks, and Formulas 7. Resources
Call Number: QA37.3 .T96 2014 (Downtown)
Publication Date: 2014-12-09
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Precalculus by W. Michael KelleyPolynomials, functions, and trig, oh my! From the author of two bestselling Complete Idiot's Guides, comes a book aimed at high school and college students who need course help or a brush-up. It follows a standard precalculus curriculum, includes sample problems, and will help students make sense of their textbooks. Difficult topics, such as quadratic equations, logarithms, graphing trig functions, and matrix operations are presented with W. Michael Kelley's signature wit and wisdom. * College enrollment is projected to increase 23% between 2000 and 2013 * According to figures released by ACT Inc., nearly 75% of all college-bound students take precalculus or calculus in high school * Author is an award-winning math teacher recognized for his ability to make intimidating math topics approachable for even the most terrified students
Call Number: QA154.2 .K45 2005 (Cecil)
Publication Date: 2005-06-07
Master Math by Debra Anne RossMaster Math: Basic Math and Pre-Algebra teaches you in a very user-friendly and accessible manner the principles and formulas for establishing a solid math foundation.
The website has quick links to videos to help review topics to help precalculus skills. Topics covered are algebra, geometry, functions, graphs, polynomial, rational functions, exponential, logarithms, and trigonometry
This is a list of all of the skills students learn in Precalculus! These skills are organized into categories, and you can move your mouse over any skill name to preview the skill. To start practicing, just click on any link. IXL will track your score, and the questions will automatically increase in difficulty as you improve!