Technical Mathematics

Course Number: 
MAT 1420
Semester: 
Spring Fall Summer
Subject: 
Mathematics (MAT)
Credits 
5.00

This course stresses the relation of mathematics to engineering applications and development of an appreciation of the importance of precision in mathematical thought. It covers use of the graphing calculator; linear and quadratic equations; exponents and radicals; logarithms; exponential functions; right triangle trigonometry, laws of sines and cosines; vectors; operations with complex numbers; trigonometric identities and equations; and graphs of trigonometric functions.

5 hours of lecture per week

Prerequisites

Placement level 4 or a C- or better in MAT 1340; department permission