The placement exam for College Trigonometry (Math 1022) consists of 20 multiple choice questions taken from the topics listed below. A standard scientific calculator such as the TI-30XIIS or TI-30XIIB is allowed. Graphing calculators and calculators with symbolic notation or natural display capabilities, such as the TI-36XPro and any of the TI Mulitiview series, Casio Natural Display series, HPSmartCalc series, and Sharp Writeview series are NOT allowed. Formula sheets are not allowed when taking this exam.
Angles in degree and radian measure Arclength and sector area Right triangle definitions of the trigonometric functions Applications in right triangles Definitions of the trigonometric functions of general angles Trigonometric functions of angles belonging to the π/3, π/4, π/6, and quadrantal angle families The Unit Circle Graphs and properties of the trigonometric functions Inverse trigonometric functions Trigonometric identities Sum and difference formulas Double-angle and half-angle formulas Trigonometric equations Law of Sines Law of Cosines Area of triangles Polar coordinates and polar graphs