# Precalculus CLEP

Number of Precalculus Questions: 400

## Course Overview

The Precalculus CLEP exam covers math generally taught in an undergraduate Precalculus course as part of the general education credits requirement. It is a comprehensive review of the material necessary to succeed in future math courses. InstantCert's course for this subject allows you to quickly learn the required math skills by jumping straight into solving problems; the detailed explanations will
take you step-by-step through the solutions.

## Topics Covered in This Course

**Algebraic Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities**

Ability to perform operations on algebraic expressions

Ability to solve equations and inequalities, including linear, quadratic, absolute value, polynomial, rational, radical, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric

Ability to solve systems of equations, including linear and nonlinear

**Functions: Concept, Properties, and Operations**

Ability to demonstrate an understanding of the concept of a function, the general properties of functions (e.g., domain, range), function notation, and to perform symbolic operations with functions (e.g., evaluation, inverse functions)

**Representations of Functions: Symbolic, Graphical, and Tabular**

Ability to recognize and perform operations and transformations on functions presented symbolically, graphically, or in tabular form

Ability to demonstrate an understanding of basic properties of functions and to recognize elementary functions (linear, quadratic, absolute value, square root, polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric, inverse trigonometric, and piecewise-defined functions) that are presented symbolically, graphically, or in tabular form

**Analytic Geometry**

Ability to demonstrate an understanding of the analytic geometry of lines, circles, parabolas, ellipses, and hyperbolas

**Trigonometry and its Applications**

Ability to demonstrate an understanding of the basic trigonometric functions and their inverses and to apply the basic trigonometric ratios and identities (in right triangles and on the unit circle)

Ability to apply trigonometry in various problem-solving contexts

**Functions as Models**

Ability to interpret and construct functions as models and to translate ideas among symbolic, graphical, tabular, and verbal representations of functions

## Customer Test Results for the Precalculus CLEP

6 users submitted test results since January, 20095 of those users reported a passing score (83%)

The following are a sample of the test results submitted by members who’ve taken the Precalculus CLEP exam after using InstantCert’s study program. These are unfiltered, unedited results and this list is automatically updated to show the ten most recent results:

May 25, 2016 |
User passed |
with a score of | 62 out of 80 |

March 7, 2016 |
User passed |
with a score of | 71 out of 80 |

January 1, 2016 |
User failed |
with a score of | 35 out of 80 |

August 14, 2015 |
User passed |
with a score of | 68 out of 80 |

March 6, 2015 |
User passed |
with a score of | 55 out of 80 |

April 21, 2009 |
User passed |
with a score of | 51 out of 80 |

## Free Sample Of Precalculus CLEP Questions

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## Related Exams with Overlapping Subject Matter

The Precalculus CLEP exam has some overlap with the following exams.