About the Course

Department Outline: Official course outline prepared by the Mathematics Department. See syllabus for details pertaining to this class and the schedule.

Description:  This course is designed to prepare students for the study of Calculus. Topics include an in-depth study of functions such as polynomial functions, inverse functions, radical functions, rational functions, trigonometric functions, exponential and logarithmic functions; solving inequalities; elements of vectors and complex numbers; solving trigonometric equations and identities involving sum, double and half-angle formulas; Binomial Theorem; and progressions. A graphing calculator is required.

Course and Section:  MAT 1375 Precalculus, Section D580
Class Meets: MW 2:00 – 3:50PM , N717
Book:  Precalculus, Second Edition, by Thomas Tradler and Holly Carley.  Available on www.lulu.com.  Free PDF available from: websupport1.citytech.cuny.edu/faculty/ttradler/precalculus.html.

Instructor: Ezra Halleck 

Email: ehalleck@citytech.cuny.edu
Phone: (718) 260-5931
Office Hours: MW 1-1:50 and by appt           Office: N726

WeBWorK:  Some of the homework for this class will be completed on the WeBWorK website.  You will be provided with more information in the first week of class.  The address is: