MATH 115 EL1 - Preparation for Calculus
Reviews trigonometric, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions; provides a full treatment of limits, definition of derivative, and an introduction to finding area under a curve. Intended for students who need preparation for MATH 220, either because they lack the content background or because they are not prepared for the rigor of a university calculus course. Course Information: Credit is not given for both MATH 115 and either MATH 014 or MATH 114. Credit is not given for MATH 115 if credit for either MATH 220 or MATH 221 has been earned. Prerequisite: An adequate ALEKS placement score as described at http://math.illinois.edu/ALEKS/, demonstrating knowledge of the topics of MATH 112. Class Schedule Information: Students must register for one Lecture and one Discussion section.
Placement in this course requires a recent, adequate score on a U of I placement exam. For dates and details see http://math.illinois.edu/ALEKS. Students not meeting the ALEKS prerequisite will be dropped during the second week of the semester.
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Course Level: Undergraduate