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Table of Contents
Part I: Setting the Foundation: The Nuts and Bolts of Pre-Calculus.
Chapter 1: Beginning at the Very Beginning: Pre-Pre-Calculus.
Chapter 2: Real Numbers Come Clean.
Chapter 3: Controlling Functions by Knowing Their Function.
Chapter 4: Searching Roots to Get the Degree.
Chapter 5: Exponential and Logarithmic Functions.
Part II: Trig Is the Key: Basic Review, the Unit Circle, and Graphs.
Chapter 6: Basic Trigonometry and the Unit Circle.
Chapter 7: Graphing and Transforming Trig Functions.
Part III: Digging into Advanced Trig: Identities, Theorems, and Applications.
Chapter 8: Basic Trig Identities.
Chapter 9: Advanced Identities.
Chapter 10: Solving Oblique Triangles.
Part IV: Poles, Cones, Variables, Sequences, and Finding Your Limits.
Chapter 11: Exploring Complex Numbers and Polar Coordinates.
Chapter 12: Conquering Conic Sections.
Chapter 13: Finding Solutions for Systems of Equations.
Chapter 14: Spotting Patterns in Sequences, Series, and Binomials.
Chapter 15: Previewing Calculus.
Part V: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 16: Ten Uses for Parent Graphs.
Chapter 17: Ten Missteps to Avoid in Pre-Calculus.