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Master the fundamentals of exponential, logarithmic, hyperbolic, and parametric equations.

Book 17 Lessons

Course description

Where will a cannonball land after firing? How does a harmonograph create art? How can logarithm scales help us represent the universe? Through motivating questions and interactive graphing, you’ll learn pre-calculus without relying on memorization.

By the end of this course, you’ll have mastered the foundational skills for working with exponential equations, logarithms, conic sections, and parametric equations.

Topics covered

  • Conic Sections
  • Ellipses
  • Exponential Growth
  • Hyperbolas
  • Log Scales
  • Logarithmic Identities
  • Parabolas
  • Parabolic Mirrors
  • Parametric Equations
  • Transforming Functions

Prerequisites and next steps

You should know the content up through our Algebra II course.