KING FAHD UNIVERSITY OF PETROLEUM AND MINERALS

College of Sciences, Prep-Year Math Program

                                                                                    
Syllabus for Promotion Exam

 

(From Math 002 to MATH 101)

 

Suggested Book:

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

 

             Topic        

       Exponential Functions and their Graphs

       Functions of the form        f (x) = a sin x +b cos x

       Logarithms and Logarithmic Properties

       Inverse Trigonometric Functions

       Logarithmic Functions and their Properties

       Trigonometric Equations

       Exponential and Logarithmic Equations

       Vectors

     (Without Applications)

       Angles and Arcs

       Parabolas

       Trigonometric Functions of Acute Angles

       Ellipses

       Trigonometric Functions of Any Angles

       Hyperbolas

       Trigonometric Functions of Real Numbers

       Systems of Linear Equations in Two Variables

       Graphs of Sine and Cosine Functions

       Nonlinear Systems of Equations

       Graphs of other Trigonometric Functions

       Gaussian Elimination Method 

       Graphing Techniques

       The Algebra of Matrices

       Verification of Trigonometric Identities

       The Inverse of a Matrix

       Double and Half Angle Identities.

       Determinants

 

                                                                                                                                                Dr. Faisal Fairag         

                                                                                                                                                Coordinator, Prep-Year Math Program