# What is math 21 at SMC?

## What is math 21 at SMC?

Math 21: Finite Mathematics This is a terminal mathematics course for liberal arts and social science majors.

**What are the levels of math in middle school?**

Having built a strong foundation K-5, students can do hands on learning in geometry, algebra and probability and statistics in middle school. Students who have completed 7th grade and mastered the content and skills through the 7th grade will be well-prepared for algebra in grade 8.

**What math do seniors take?**

Algebra 1 in 9th grade They pass Geometry in 10th and Algebra II in 11th grade. They still need to pass a quantitative course in their senior year. They could take Pre- Calculus or another approved quantitative course in 12th grade. They need to pass this course to meet the minimum college admission standards for math.

### What math is after algebra 2?

Advanced Algebra / Trig Immediately follows Algebra II. Covers all of Trigonometry and some of the Math Analysis SOLS.

**What is the highest math you can take in college?**

For scientific majors its 3 to 4 years of math, primarily calculus up to and including differential equations, special functions and group theory. At my community college, the highest level math is Calculus with Analytic Geometry.

**What kind of math do seniors take?**

By 12th grade, most students will have completed Algebra I, Algebra II, and Geometry, so high school seniors may want to focus on a higher level mathematics course such as Precalculus or Trigonometry. Students taking an advanced mathematics course will learn concepts like: Graphing exponential and logarithmic functions.

#### Who took Math 55?

Bill Gates

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**Is Precalculus and algebra 2 the same?**

Precalculus includes Trigonometry and more advanced algebra than Algebra 2. Algebra 2 prepares you for Precalculus, while Precalculus prepares you for Calculus (and other university-level math).

**Can seniors take Algebra 2?**

After you pass Geometry, you go to Algebra 2 or Algebra 2 Honors. By this time, you could be a Freshman, Sophomore, or Junior. There will probably be some Seniors taking these classes too. It doesn’t matter what your grade level is.