MCT4C College Preparation
Mathematics for College Technology

Course Summary

Subject Area Subject: Mathematics

Grade 12


1 Credit

4 Units, 20 learning activities

This course enables students to extend their knowledge of functions. Students will investigate and apply properties of polynomial, exponential, and trigonometric functions; continue to represent functions numerically, graphically, and algebraically; develop facility in simplifying expressions and solving equations; and solve problems that address applications of algebra, trigonometry, vectors, and geometry. Students will reason mathematically and communicate their thinking as they solve multi-step problems. This course prepares students for a variety of college technology programs.

Course outline

Learning Activity 1 Polynomial functions and their graphs

Learning Activity 2 Graphs of polynomial functions

Learning Activity 3 Polynomial functions in factored form


Learning Activity 4 Polynomial formulas

Learning Activity 5 Factoring polynomials

Learning Activity 6 Solving problems using polynomials