MAT 135 Precalculus I : College Algebra 


Textbook: 
PreCalculus 


Author: 
Sharma and Kapoor 



sections: 
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Chapter 1 is a review chapter. If there are any topics you
need to review, do so in the MAT 104 course on Plato. 





Graphs 




Points in a Plane 
2.3 


Linear Equations and Inequalities 
2.1, 3.1, 3.5 


Slope and YIntercept 
2.4, 4.1 


SlopeIntercept Form 
4.1 


Parallel and Perpendicular Lines  Intermediate Algebra 
4.1 


Review: Graphs 






Lines and Slopes 
4.1 





Parallel and Perpendicular Lines  Advanced 
4.1 





Distance and Circles 
2.4, 9.2 





Functions and Their Graphs 



Definitions of Functions 
2.1, 2.2 


Graphs of Functions 
2.3 


More on Graphing Functions 
4.2, 4.5, 4.6 


Composite and
Inverse Functions 
2.5, 5.1 


Applications of Functions 
2.1  2.5, 4.4 





Solving Equations  These sections are not available on
Plato. They are done from the text and the test is taken in the Testing
Center. 
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Polynomial Equations 
3.1 
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Rational Equations 
3.2 
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Root Equations 
3.4 
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Graphs of Polynomial Functions 
4.5 
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Graphs of Rational Functions 
4.6 
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Complex Numbers 
Appendix A 
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Chapter Test on Chapters 3 & 4. Take this test in the
Testing Center. 





Exponential Functions 



Exponential and Logarithmic Functions 
5.1  5.5 


Exponential Growth and Decay 
5.6 





Linear Systems of Equations 



Linear Systems 
10.1 


Systems  Substitution 
10.1 


Systems  Addition 
10.1 


Word Problems 
10.1 


Review: Linear Systems 










Chapter 10 Systems of Equations  These sections are not
available on Plato. They are done from the text and the test is taken in the
Testing Center. 


Systems of Linear Eqns 
10.1 
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Systems of
NonLinear Eqns 
10.2 
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Parametric Representations 
10.3 
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GaussJordan Method 
10.4 
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Matrix Algebra 
10.5 
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Multiplication of Matrices 
10.6 
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Inverse of a Matrix 
10.7 
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Determinants 
10.8 
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Chapter Test on Chapter 10. Take this test in the Testing
Center. 




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Course Exam covering all MAT 135 material. Take this test
in the Testing Center. 