21-106: Topics in Pre-Calculus
Schedule and Homework

For each week there will be a link to a page with a reading assignment and a homework assignment.

This schedule is tentative. It will get more accurate as the semester progresses. No week's topics should be taken as final until the homework is linked.

Week #1: 
Aug 23 - 27 
The Sine and Cosine Functions 
Sine and Cosine Function Values and Periodic Functions 
Graphs of the Sine and Cosine Functions and Other Sine Waves 
Week #2: 
Aug 30 - Sept 3 
Applications of Sine and Cosine Functions to Periodic Phenomena 
The Tangent, Cotangent, Secant and Cosecant Functions 
Solutions of Right Triangles
The Law of Sines
Week #3: 
Sept. 6 - 10 
The Law of Cosines 
Setting up Related Rates Problems 
Administrative Note: Monday is Labor Day.
Week #4: 
Sept. 13 - 17 
More Related Rates Problems 
The Mid-Term Exam will be given in class on Friday, September 17.
Week #5: 
Sept. 20 - 24 
Partial Fractions
Week #6: 
Sept 27 - Oct 1 
Composition of Functions and Inverse Functions
Exponents and Exponential Functions
Week #7: 
Oct 4 - 8 
Graphing Rational Functions
The Second Exam will be given in class on Friday, October 8.

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