Horseshoe Bend School District #73
College Algebra 143
Course Overview/Description:
This is a one semester, dual credit course where students can earn 3 credits from CWI.
This course covers linear, quadratic, polynomial, parametric, rational, exponential, and logarithmic function and the relationship between graphs and their equations. Multiple strategies for solving and interpreting equations will be emphasized. Conic sections, variation equation, radical equations, inverse, and composition functions will also be introduced.

Adopted Materials:
AddisonWestly; Precalculus Mathematics a graphing approach; 1994
Supplemental text: Glenco Algebra 2; 2001

First Semester Timeline
Unit 1 –Algebra Review 4 weeks
Unit 2 – Linear & Quadratic 4 weeks
Unit 3 – Polynomial& Rational 4weeks
Unit 4 – Exponential & Log 3 weeks
Unit 5 Conic Sections &Variation 2 weeks

