Course Details - Mathematics and Statistics - Penn State Altoona

Math 140A

Calculus, Analytic Geometry, Algebra, and Trigonometry

6 credits

Blue Book Description: Review of algebra and trigonometry; analytic geometry; functions; limits; derivatives, differentials, applications; integrals, applications. Students may take only one course for credit from MATH 110, 140, 140A, and 140B.

Pre-requisites: Satisfactory performance on the mathematics proficiency examination (score at least 14 on MATH 140 SOAR test).

Pre-requisite for: Math 141, Math 220

Suggested Textbook:
Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals, Vol 1, 7th edition, by James stewart, published by Brookes/Cole Centage Learning.
Check with your instructor to make sure this is the textbook used for your section.

ADVICE: For first year students with scores less than 19 on MATH 140 FTCAP test, MATH 140A is strongly recommended.