**About **

This course is for teachers to learn the content of PMI Precalculus and how to teach that course to students. Topics include functions; polynomial & rational functions; exponential & logarithmic functions; conic sections; trigonometric functions; analytic trigonometry; polar coordinates & parametric equations; systems & matrices; vectors; and sequences & series.

**Credits: **6

**About**

This course prepares teachers for the Mathematics Praxis examination (5165). It includes 11 modules, each containing problem solving notebooks, with embedded review; mastery questions with solutions; a discussion board, where questions are addressed by certified instructors; and a unit test. A 12^{th} module includes one full length Praxis-style test.

__Note:__ This course is also appropriate to prepare for the Mathematics: Content Knowledge Praxis examination (5161).

**Credits: 4**

If this is the only course you are taking to prepare for the Praxis exam it is also suggested that you become an NJCTL Member so that you have access to the other Mathematics courses to review the content more as you work through this course. For more information about becoming a member click here.