This course is a one year course (10 credits) in high school Precalculus. The Kolbe Core (OK) track is recommended for any student who has successfully completed Algebra II (K) or Algebra II/Trig (H).

Topics Include:

**Unit 1: Algebraic, Exponential, and Logarithmic Functions**

- Functions and Mathematical Models
- Properties of Elementary Functions
- Polynomial and Rational Functions

**Unit 2: Trigonometric and Periodic Functions**

- Periodic Functions and Right Triangle Problems
- Applications of Trigonometric and Circular Functions
- Trigonometric Function Properties, Identities, and Parametric Functions
- Properties of Combined Sinusoids
- Triangle Trigonometry

**Unit 2: Analytic Geometry**

- Conic Sections and Quadratic Surfaces
- Polar Coordinates, Complex Numbers, and Moving Objects

**Unit 4: Introduction to Discrete and Continuous Mathematics**

- Probability, and Functions of a Random Variable
- Sequences and Series

**Prerequisites:**

- Geometry
- Algebra 2 or Honors Algebra 2/Trig