Pre-Calculus

precalculus

[pree-kal-kyuh-luhs] Mathematics.
adjective
1.
pertaining to the mathematical prerequisites for the study of calculus, as algebra, analytical geometry, and trigonometry.
noun
2.
the course of study leading to calculus.

Origin:
1960–65; pre- + calculus

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