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A precalculus course is a course designed to prepare students for subsequent calculus courses.

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How can I deal with the time pressure of teaching a short course?

I am an undergraduate applied math student. In about a month, I will be teaching two nine-hour math courses (one precalculus, one calculus) to a small group of motivated high school students. My broad ...
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Teaching a Pre-Calculus Course using Basic Mathematics by Serge Lang

I am considering using Basic Mathematics by Serge Lang as the primary text for my High School Pre-Calculus course. My students have all spent a year working through the first six books of Euclid and ...
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How to introduce trigonometric ratios (HS) through a cognitive model?

I'm teaching a precalculus course and also taking a class on how to teach mathematics constructing a specific cognitive model for different topics. So, I have this assignment to build a cognitive ...