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Some familiarity with algebraic expressions and function basics at the high school level.

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What you will learn

  • Model data with both single and multivariable functions

  • Visualize and analyze data using different technologies.

  • Understand properties of different types of functions to apply them accordingly to model different situations.

  • Perform vector operations, such as addition, scalar multiplication, dot product, and cross product, to analyze geometry in space.

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Beginner Level

Some familiarity with algebraic expressions and function basics at the high school level.

Approx. 11 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Module 1: Basics and Common Functions

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 46 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
3 videos
Graphing Websites5m
Common Functions22m
2 readings
Sample Problems: Function Basics30m
Sample Problems: Common Functions30m
2 practice exercises
Function Basics30m
Common Functions30m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

Module 2: Equations of Lines, Quadratics, and More Functions

4 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 82 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
5 videos
Quadratic Functions29m
Function Composition12m
Inverse Functions9m
Graphs of Inverse Functions4m
2 readings
Sample Problems: Equations of Lines and Quadratics30m
Sample Problems: More Functions30m
3 practice exercises
Linear and Quadratic Equations30m
Function Composition and Inverses30m
Modules 1 and 2 Test - Functions30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Module 3: Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 53 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
3 videos
Logarithmic Functions14m
The Natural Logarithm16m
2 readings
Sample Problems: Exponential Functions30m
Sample Problems: Logarithmic Functions30m
2 practice exercises
Exponential Functions30m
Logarithmic Functions30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Module 4: Properties of Logarithms

2 hours to complete
1 video (Total 21 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
1 reading
Sample Problems: Properties of Logarithmic Functions30m
2 practice exercises
Properties of Logarithmic Functions30m
Module 3 and 4 Test - Exponential and Logarithmic Functions30m

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