High School Precalculus Textbook
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28 hours of educational videos
251 selfpaced lessons
33 practice tests
Luke has taught high school algebra and geometry, college calculus, and has a master's degree in education.
32 chapters in High School Precalculus Textbook
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Chapter Topics
 Linear equations
 Inequalities in precalculus
 Absolute value
 Complex numbers
 Quadratics fundamentals
 Basic geometry
 Symmetry
 Expressions and graphs
 Exponential and logarithmic functions
 Math models
 Functions in precalculus
 Polynomial functions
 The rate of change
 Advanced polynomial functions
 Functions and quotients
 Trigonometric equations
 Graphs in trigonometry
 Piecewise functions
 Applications for trigonometry
 Rational functions and quotients
 Continuity in precalculus
 Conic sections and analytic geometry
 Determinants, vectors and matrices
 Use of limits
 Parameterizations and polar coordinates
 Series and sequences
 Functions for trigonometry
 Rational expressions and graph analysis
 Trigonometric identities
 Sets and groups
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