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Mathematics

Statement of Goals and Objectives

The goals of the department are to offer a complete high-school mathematics curriculum for the college-bound student and to challenge each individual to develop her God-given mathematical talents.

Objectives
  1. To develop logical and creative approaches to problem solving.
  2. To develop facility in applying basic mathematical concepts.
  3. To stimulate clarity and precision in language usage.
  4. To encourage an appreciation for the deductive nature of mathematics.
  5. To guide the student in selecting courses that allow her maximum achievement for her abilities, needs and interests.
  6. To insure a smooth transition to mathematics courses at the college level.
Requirements

Four credits in mathematics are required for graduation, which must include one semester of trigonometry. A Texas Instruments graphing calculator is required for all mathematics classes. The model numbers of the calculators that may be used are announced in the spring.

 


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