Summer 2017 Pre-Calculus MTH 111


Dr. Vasilije Perovic




Lippitt Hall, 200B

Office Hours

TBA during the first week of classes.
Other times by appointment.

Class Time

Monday / Wednesday   6:00pm - 9:45pm,     Shepard Building 445 (Providence)
Please turn off your cellphones, tablets, laptops, and other electronic gadgets during the class.
Texting is not allowed. Regular attendance is expected.


Passing a placement test or C- or better in MTH 101.

Textbook (required)

Fundamentals of Pre-calculus 2nd edition, by M. Dugopolski, Pearson Publishing (Custom Edition for URI or Standard Edition).
Please bring this text with you to every class!


You should check SAKAI regularly for announcements, schedule changes, downloading resources, grade updates, etc.

Other Resources

Precalculus, Schaum's Series.    Low-priced, with oodles of solved practise problems, used by generations of students.

A no-cost resource is Paul's Online Notes, that in addition to notes also contains many completely solved examples.


Partial Fraction Decomposition    by Wolfram Alpha.

Completing the Square    by Wolfram Alpha.

Factoring Polynomials    by Wolfram Alpha.

Plotting Functions    by Wolfram Alpha.

Course Policies, Class Handout    (last updated May 10, 2017)   

Last modified: May 10, 2017.