  A Precalculus Outline

 Chapter 4:  Rational Functions Objective: Understanding the concept of asymptote Objective: Finding vertical asymptotes of a rational function Objective: Finding horizontal asymptotes of a rational function Objective: Finding slant/oblique asymptotes of a rational function Objective: Finding domain algebraically Objective: End behavior Objective: Factoring polynomials Objective: Simplifying rational expressions Objective: Polynomial long division Objective: Degree of a polynomial function Objective: Graphing functions Objective: Finding the Least Common Denominator - Rational Expressions Objective: Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions Objective: Graphing Rational Functions Objective: Graphing Rational Functions with a Slant / Oblique Asymptote Objective: Rational function Objective: Vertical asymptote Objective: Hole in the graph Objective: Horizontal asymptote Objective: Slant asymptote Objective: Sign diagram Objective: Finding domain algebraically Objective: Factoring polynomials Objective: Simplifying rational expressions Objective: Polynomial long division Objective: Degree of a polynomial function Objective: Graphing functions Objective: Solve rational equations Objective: Solve rational equations with extraneous solutions Objective: Solving a work-rate problem Objective: Solving rational inequalities Objective: Sign diagram Objective: Polynomial equations Objective: Finding a relative maximum of a function graphically Objective: Finding a relative minimum of a function graphically Objective: Finding a local maximum of a function graphically Objective: Finding a local minimum of a function graphically Objective: Finding the maximum of a function graphically Objective: Finding the absolute maximum of a function graphically Objective: Finding the minimum of a function graphically