## Suggestions for Studying for Quiz 2

### You may not use your calculator on this quiz.

Quiz #2 will cover trigonometry. A good way to study for this quiz is to do some of the review problems on pages 551-554 and pages 605-610.

#### You will be tested on your ability to:

• Find angles on a unit circle, using both degrees and radians.
• Given information about some of the angles and side lengths in a right triangle, find all of the angles and side lengths.
• Find exact values of trig functions for the standard angles.
• Given the graph of a periodic function, find the formula.
• Given the formula of a periodic function, sketch its graph.
• Do an applied trig problem - for example, find the height of a building or the width of a river.

#### You should be able to:

• Use exponent rules to simplify expressions,
• Simplify complex fractions,
• Factor polynomials,
• Do other algebraic manipulations,
• Understand functions,
• Use your calculator to graph functions and find values of functions.

#### Students who have taken MCS118/119 in the past suggest that the best ways to study are:

• Study frequently, in small doses.
• Do the homework every night.
• Go to class, pay attention, and ask questions.
• Read the text sections to be covered before and after class.
• Use office hours and tutors.