KING FAHD UNIVERSITY OF PETROLEUM AND MINERALS

College of Sciences, Prep-Year Math Program

 
Syllabus for Promotion Exam

 

(From Math 001 to MATH 002)

 

Suggested Book:

College Algebra with Trigonometry by Aufmann/ Barker / Nation, 3rd / 4th Ed., Houghton Mifflin

 

                      Topic        

        The Real Number System

        A Two-Dimensional Coordinate System and Graphs

        Intervals, Absolute Value, and Distance

        Concepts Related to Functions 

        Integer and Rational Exponents

        Linear Functions

        Complex Numbers

        Quadratic Functions

        Polynomials

        Properties of Graphs

        Factoring

        The Algebra of Functions

        Rational Expressions

        Inverse Functions

        Linear Equations

        Polynomial Division and Synthetic Division

        Applications of Simple Geometrical Formulas

        Polynomial Functions 

        Quadratic Equations

        Zeros of Polynomial Functions

        Types of  Equations Reducible to Quadratic Equations

        The Fundamental Theorem of Algebra

        Inequalities

        Rational Functions and Their Graphs

        Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Faisal Fairag

Coordinator

Prep-Year Math Program