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Pre-Calculus Final Exam Topics The following problems represent a sample of topics that should be known and understood. The exam will cover the sections that were done in class from Chapters 1 through 4.5. All relevant flash card material is also testable on the final exam. You are expected to know and be able to apply the flash card information and concepts to similar situations. The exam will consist of 70 multiple choice questions with no free response questions. You will not be permitted to use a calculator on any portion of the exam. Disclaimer: While every reasonable attempt has been made to include topics on this list that are covered on the exam, the inclusion of a topic or problem type does not imply that type of question will be on the exam, nor does the exclusion of a particular topic or problem type prevent it from being on the exam. Reviewing Tips You should review your flashcards as well as previous exams and quizzes. The review problems listed separately will help to prepare you for the types of questions that you will see on the exam. Keep in mind that questions that are like the flash card material will not be found in your text book. Chapter 1 (Keep in mind that this material will apply to all subsequent chapters) o o o o o o Parent Functions Translations and Transformations Inverse Functions Composition of Functions Function Terminology Domain and Range Chapter 2 o o o o o Polynomials of Higher Degree End Behavior Synthetic Division Rational Functions Quadratic and Rational Inequalities Chapter 3 o o o o o Exponential Graphs Logarithmic Graphs Properties of Logarithms Exponential Equations Logarithmic Equations Chapter 4 o o o o Radian and Degree Measure Unit Circle and Trig Values Right Triangle Trigonometry Graphs of Trigonometric Functions, sine and cosine amplitude