Growth Mindset

Algebra: Use math to model the world.
Then use inverse opperations to get an answer.
Common Core: Teach by discovery when applicable and incorporate multiple modalities.
Students can demonstrate real world applications.
Key Concepts: Algebra I Alg.2/Trig. Chapter 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Desmos Graphing Calculator
Equations of Lines Chart, Factoring Flowchart, Solving Quadratic Equations Flowchart
Solving exponential and log equations, Unit Circle,
Algebraic Transformations Guide Graphing Polynomial Functions with the TI 84
Parent Graphs and Parent Graphs of Trigonometric Functions
Transformations of Parent Functions Visual Instruction Plan
Free Online Version of our Book

Key Concepts for Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5.
Review Problems for Final Exam Answer Keys for Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5.

5/21 Day 69) Study for Probability Quiz on Friday
A69:
1) Study for Quiz. Review the handouts. Jeopardy Review

5/21 Day 68) Normal Distribution Continued
A68:
1) finish up the class investigation 7-13.
2) Complete all of the Chapter 7 Review.

5/20 Day 67) Normal Distribution
A67:
1) finish up the class investigation pg. 484 / 2a & 2b.
2) Complete page 1 of the Chapter 7 Review.

5/17 Day 66) Data Gathering.
A66:
1) finish up the class investigation of Sampling Distributions.
2) Complete page 2 / 7-14 of the Chapter 7 Review.

5/15 Day 65) Data Gathering.
A65:
1)finish up to page 442 in the packet.
2) Complete all of Chapter 6 Review (1-36). Solving exponential and log equations

5/14 Day 64) Continue to Explore Measures of Central Tendecy. Learn to make histograms and boxplots.
A64:
1) try to finish up to page 434 in the packet.
2) Begin reviewing for the final exam. Do a few problems form the Chapters 6 Review
Solving exponential and log equations

5/13 Day 63) Continue to Explore Measures of Central Tendecy. Learn to make histograms and boxplots.
A63:
1) try to finish up to page 432 (Skip 431) in the packet.
2) Begin reviewing for the final exam Chapters 6-10+. Review Solving exponential and log equations we will be doing some problems starting tomorrow.

5/10 Day 62) Chapter 10 Test.
A62:
1) None.

5/08 B_Day 61) Review for Friday's Chapter 10 Test. Explore Measures of Central Tendecy.
A61:
1) complete A61 pages 1 and 2 of the class handout.(if you didn't finish in class)
2) in class pages 427-429 Measures of Central Tendency (not on Friday's test)
3) Study for Friday's Test.

5/07 Day 60) Review for Friday's Chapter 10 Test.
A60:
1) complete pages 1 and 2 of the class handout.

5/06 Day 59) Review for Friday's Chapter 10 Test.
A59:
1) complete pages 1 and 2 of the class handout.

5/03 Day 58) Finish 10.6. Begin review for next Friday's Chapter 10 Test.
A58:
1) 589 / 7,10,11,13,14.
2) Make corrections to your quiz.

5/01 Day 57) Quiz on Probability Sections 10.1-10.5. Investigate the problem of points, the binomial theorem, and random variables.
A57: Hints
1) Sect. 10-5 pg. 577 / 52,53,59,63.
2) Sect. 10-6 pgs. 583-584 / 3,4,7-13odd,18.

4/30 Day 56) Probability Review for Quiz next class on Probability Sections 10.1-10.5
A56:
1) class handout / 1-17 (skip 10 and 14 done during the class game).
2) study for quiz on Sections 10.1-10.5.

4/29 Day 55) Probability Review and Section 10.2
A55:
1) complete side 1 (1-7) of the A54 class handout.
2) pages 550-552 / 1-6,11-13,17-19,23.

4/26 Day 54) Probability Review
A54:
1) complete side 2 (8-18) of the class handout.

4/24 Day 53) Section 10.4 Probability of Disjoint and Overlapping Events. Venn Diagrams.
A53:
1) complete both sides of the class handout.
2) pages 567-568 / 3,4,7-10.13-18.

4/23 Day 52) Section 10.3 Two Way Tables, Conditional Probabilities, and Independence.
A52:
1) complete both sides of the class handout.
2) pages 558-559 / 3,5,7,10,11,13,15,17.

4/22 Day 51) Section 10.5 Permutations and Combinations
A51:
1) complete both sides of the class handout.
2) pages 575-576 / 4,6,13,14,17-21,27,28,33,34,37-43ab.

4/12 Day 50) Section 10.1 Sample Space and Probability
A50:
1) pages 542-544 / 2-10,13-15,17,19-20,25,27.
2) Have a great Spring Break!

4/10 Day 49) Big Trig Test
A49:
1) None.

4/09 Day 48) Review for Big Trig Test Wed.
A48: Key page 1 & page 2
1) complete pages 1-2 of the class handout, Review for Test.
2) Make sure you know the required formulas: need to know, provided.

4/08 Day 47) Review for Big Trig Test Wed.
A47:
1) complete pages 1-3 of the class handout, Review for Test.
2) Make sure you know the required formulas: need to know, provided.

4/05 Day 46) More Solving Trig Equations
A46:
1) A45/46 handout complete problems 25,31,33,35,63,65
Hints:33) Plug your answers back into the original equation to ensure no conflicts (0 in den etc), 63) (12) both sides, 1/(cos8t) both sides, 65) 300 = .
2) Begin to review for Big Trig Test next Wed.

4/03 Day 45) redo of the Unit Circle Quiz Day 30) Quiz on Sections 9.1 to 9.3
Information about Mapping India with Trigonometry and the Law of Sines:
The Great Arc-Everest, The Great Arc - Frontline, The Great Arc - Detailed.
Solving Trig Equations
A45:
1) A44 handout complete problems 27,32,33,37.
2) Calculate the height of the Mountain for the in class example.
2) A45/46 handout complete problems 1,3,11-23odd. Hints

4/02 Day 44) Law of Cosines
A44: KEY
1) Complete both sides of the class investigation
2) Complete problems 1,5,9,21,23 from the class handout.
3) Prepare for a redo of the Unit Circle Quiz Day 30) Quiz on Sections 9.1 to 9.3 (NO CALCULATORS)

4/01 Day 43) Law of Sines
A43:
1) Complete problems 1,5,9,19,21,27,29,33,39. Hints

3/29 Day 42) Double and Half Angle Formulas
A42:
1) Complete problems 1-13odd,19,21,25,37,41,53,89. of the class handout. Hints

3/28 Day 41) Sum and Difference Formulas Section 9.8 (Proofs)
A41:
1) Complete problems 1-47eoo, 50, 51 of the class handout. Hints
2) Check A40 and be ready to hand it in Friday.

3/26 Day 40)Using Trigonometric Identities, Section 9.7 continued - verify the identity.
A40: Key
1) Complete problems 1-41eoo of the class handout. Use a separate paper and show your work according to the Formatting Expectations from class.
Hints: 25: *congugate, 37: write as two fractions.

3/25 Day 39) Using Trigonometric Identities, Section 9.7.
A39: Key
1) Complete problems 19-63 odd of the class handout. Use a separate paper and show your work according to the Formatting Expectations from class.

3/22 Day 38) Test on 9.1-9.6
A38:
1) None.

3/20 Day 37) Review for Friday's Test on 9.1-9.6
A37:
1) Complete pages 1-2 of the class handout, "Practice on 9.1-9.6"
2) Study for Friday's test on 9.1-9.6. Pay particular attention to the two quizes, and A36 and A37.

Tuesday 3/19 Day 36) Review for Friday's Test on 9.1-9.6
A36:
1) Complete pages 1-3 of the class handout, "Practice for Test on 9.1-9.6"

3/15 Day 35) Quiz on Graphing and Unit Circle.
More on Sinusoids and Frequency Section 9.6.
A35:
1) Finish the tide problem we started in class
2) Page 529 / 29-31.
3) Begin studying for the Test on 9.1-9.6 next Friday.
4) Have a great 3 day weekend.
FYI: Tides Tides Better and the Bay of Fundy


3/13 Day 34) Solving Review. Sinusoids and Frequency Section 9.6.
A34:
1) complete the problems on page 1 of the class handout.
2) Sect. 9.6 pgs. 510-511 / 1-5odd,9-11,13-16,23,27-29,31.
3) Know how to do the Tide Problem on page 2 of the class handout.
Applications of Trigonometry (0:20-2:11)
Why Trigonometry is useful (all). ___
Sin and Cos are associated with periodicity in space (47:00-end)
Introduction to Harmonic Motion (up to pendulum)
Guitar Strings
Frequency Explained
Types of waves (2:30 how are frequency and wavelength related?)
AM & FM explained in old US Army training video . ___
FYI
The Coolest Things Sound Waves Do.

3/12 Day 33) Inverse Trigonometric Functions. More on Sections 9.4 and 9.5
A33:
1) complete the problems on the back of the class handout.
2) Sect. 9.5 pgs. 502-503 / 25,27,37,38,42.

3/11 Day 32) More on Sections 9.4 and 9.5 Graphing Trig Functions
A32:
1) Sect. 9.4 pgs. 492-493 / 31,34,37,39,41,50,51-55.

Friday 3/08 Day 31) Graphs of csc, sec, cot Section 9.5
A) 1st 10 min of class - Review A30. Ms. Jensen you can project answers with the document camera and feel free to call on students to explain their answers. Jason (TA) will collect, record, and return.
B) 10-30? min - Ms. Jensen will teach you how to graph Csc, Sec, and Cot. using the graphs on the back of Day 30 notes.
C) 30min + - Work on A31
A31: (Due Monday)
1) Sect. 9.5 / 1-5,7,10,15,16,21,23,29-34.

3/06 B_Day 30) Quiz on Sections 9.1 to 9.3 (NO CALCULATORS)
Graphs of Sin, Cos, and Tan Section 9.4+ Determine the period (2pi/b for sin and cos, pi/b for tan), divide it into 1/4ths, plot 0 and 1s, transform as needed.
A30:
1) Sect. 9.4 pg. 491-492 / 1-13,15,25,27.
2) Sect 9.5 pg. 502 / 5,11.
FYI:
Desmos demonstration
Characteristics of Sound Waves (12:15 sound as a wave, 17min examples)
Human Audio Spectrum
Applications of Trigonometry (0:20-2:11)
Why Trigonometry is useful (all)
Sin and Cos are associated with periodicity in space (47:00-end)

3/05 Day 29) Review for Wednesday's Quiz on Sections 9.1 to 9.3 (NO CALCULATORS)
A29:
1) Sect. 9.1 pg. 468 / 50,52.
2) Sect. 9.2 pg. 476 / 45-47.
3) Sect. 9.3 pgs. 483-484 / 36,38,47,48.
4) Study for quiz on Wednesday (NO CALCULATORS). Be able to complete the Unit Circle and answer any of the questions from A26-A29.

3/04 Day 28) Right Triangle Trigonometry. Section 9.1
A28: (write problem work and answer). Some Notes from Days 26, 27, and 28
1) pgs. 466-468 / 5,9,12,13,15,21-35odd,41,43,44,47.
2) Make sure you have memorized the unit circle (Quiz Wed.). A song to help you out!

3/01 Day 27) The Unit Circle. Section 9.3
A27:
1) Complete page 1 of the class notes. Use it to do the book problems.
2) p.482-484 / 3,4,8,9-13odd,25-32,44.

2/27 Day 26) Begin Trigonometry
A26:
1) Section 9.2 pgs. 474-476 / 1-3,5-19odd,22-28,31,39,40,42.
Degrees vs. Radians
"Degrees measure angles by how far we tilted our heads.
Radians measure angles by distance traveled."

2/26 Day 25) Practice for Chapter 8 Test on Wednesday
Assignment 25:
1) complete all three sides of the practice handout.
2) work on A23 Extra Credit Word problems (due 2/27).

2/25 Day 24) Practice for Chapter 8 Test on Wednesday
Assignment 24:
1) complete both sides of the practice handout.
2) work on A23 Extra Credit Word problems (due 2/27).

2/15 Day 23) Practice Quiz Chapter 8
Assignment 23: (Extra Credit for the Chapter 8 Test - due 2/27)
1) pg. 431 / 56,57,59,60.
2) pg. 440 / 26,27,29,31.
3) pg. 449 / 63.
4) Chapter 8 Test the bock day after break 2/27

2/13 Day 22) Section 8.5 Using Recursive Rules with Sequences
Assignment 22:
1) pgs 447-448 / 2,3-17odd,23,24,29-37odd,41-45odd.

2/12 Day 21) Section 8.4 Finding Sums of Infinite Geometric Series
Assignment 21:
1) pgs 439 / 2,7,8,11,14,17,1819,22.

2/11 Day 20) Section 8.3 Analyzing Geometric Sequences and Series
Assignment 20:
1) pgs.422-424 / 55-59all,62a.
2) pgs 430-431 / 2,3-19odd,35,37,43,45,47,49.

2/8 Day 19) Section 8.2 Analyzing Arithmetic Sequences and Series
Assignment 19:
1) pgs.422-424 / 3-15odd,31,33,37-43odd,46,47,49

Wed. 2/5 Day 18) Chapter 7 Test. Section 8.1 Defining and using sequences and series.
Assignment 18: (Due the best you can. We will discuss in class and I will collect on Mon.)
1) pgs.414-415 / 1,2,5-7,14-17,20,23,24,27-29,31-33,36,37,39,42,54.

Tuesday 2/5 Day 17) Review for Chapter 7 Test Wed.
Assignment 17:
1) complete pages 1-4 of the practice test.

Monday 2/4 Day 16) Review Word Problems and Graphs for Chapter 7 Test Wed.
Assignment 16: Algebra 1 Review Problems
1) handout pg1: graphs 1,2,5,6 complete pages 1-3 of the practice test for Tuesday.
2) handout pg2: word problems 1-7all.

2/1 Day 15) Review for Chapter 7 Test next Wed.
Assignment 15:
1) complete pages 1-3 of the practice test for Tuesday.

1/30 Day 14) 7.5 Solving Rational Equations
Assignment 14: Algebra 1 Examples (Ba Bam! Knock out the fractions with the LCD)
1) pgs. 396-398 / 5,9,11,13,21,25,27,30,33,41,43.
2) complete the challenge problems. pg1 pg2

1/29 Day 13) 7.4 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions
Assignment 13:
1) pgs. 388-390 / 1,7,9,15,21,23,25,31(use long div. seepg.368),39,43(do denom. alone 1st),46,47,50.
Algebraic Fractions Algebra 1 Review

1/28 Day 12) 7.3 Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions
Assignment 12:
1) pgs. 380-382 / 5,7,9 (state restrictions), 15,17,19,31,33,35,37,40,45,47.
Algebraic Fractions Algebra 1 Review

1/25 Day 11) 7.2 Graphing Rational Functions
Assignment 11:
1) pgs. 370-372 / 1-3,5,11,17,21-24,25,33,41,43,51,53. (use graphs provided)
FYI Horizontal Asymptotes of Rational Equations explained

1/23 Day 10) Chapter 6 Test. 7.1 Direct and Inverse Variation
Assignment 10:
1) finish the compare/contrast handout.
2) pg363-364 / 5-17, 21-22, 25,27,28,30,32,33.
FYI Direct Inverse Variation lecture.
Enrichment: Gas Laws (Direct and Inverse Variation)

1/22 Day 9) Review for Chapter 6 Test tomorrow.
Assignment 9:
1) finish problems 1-20 of the practice test.
Jason or the guest teacher will pass out page 3 (it is in the small brown file cabinet)
2) you may also find this review helpful Review of exponents and logs

1/18 Day 8) Algebraic Fractions Algebra 1 Review (Intro to Chapter 7).
Review for Chapter 6 Test next Wednesday.
Assignment 8:
1) finish both sides of the Algebraic Fractions Algebra 1 Review if you didn't in class.
2) Complete problems 1-12 of the practice test.
FYI: The answer to Challeng Question #3

1/15 Day 7) Given two points, write exponential and log equations.
Assignment 7:
1) finish both sides of the class handout.

1/14 Day 6) Carbon Dating.
Assignment 6:
1) finish both sides of the class handout.

1/13 Day 5) Section 6.6 Solving exponential and log equations.
Assignment 5:
1) pages 338-339 / 5-39odd,43,45,52,54,58.

1/11 Day 4) MATHO (Bingo). Section 6.6 Solving exponential and log equations.
Assignment 4:
1) complete the examples on the flowchart.
2) complete the 4 questions on the back of the flowchart.
3) Make quiz corrections on your quiz.

1/09 B_Day 3) Quiz on Sections 6.1 to 6.4. Section 6.5 Properties of Logarithms
Assignment 3: Examples
1) pages 331-332 / 9-12, 14-20, 25-36, 42. (use your notes and these examples for help.)

1/08 Day 2) Section 6.3 Logarithms continued. Transformations of Logarithms.
Assignment 2: #42 explanation and graph
1) Finish pages 2 and 3 of the class handouts.
2) page 315 / 35-40,45-53odd.
3) page 323 / 39-42,47,48,53.
4) Review for Quiz next class on Sections 6.1 to 6.4.

Monday 1/07 Day 1) Section 6.3 Logarithms
Assignment 1:
1) pages 314-315 / 1-25odd,26,27,30,34,56,58,65.

The last day to turn in make-up work (abs. or inc.) is Friday 12/14. No exceptions.

12/14 Day 63) Review for Final Exam Ch. 5
Assignment 62: Keys for Chapters 5
1) Chapter 5 Review pages 1-3 even numbers.
2) Bring your organized, stappled Ch. 1-5 to the final exam.

12/12 Day 62) Review for Final Exam Ch. 3 and 4
Assignment 62: Keys for Chapters 3, 4
1) Chapter 3 Review pages 5-6 even numbers.
2) Chapter 4 Review pages 1-3 even numbers.
Study for the final exam. Be sure to review the Key Concepts for Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5.

12/11 Day 61) Review for Final Exam Ch. 2 and 3
Assignment 61: Keys for Chapters 1, 2
1) Chapter 2 Review pages 3-4 even numbers.
2) Chapter 3 Review pages 1-2 even numbers.
Study for the final exam. Be sure to review the Key Concepts for Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5.

12/10 Day 60) Review for Final Exam Ch. 1 and 2
Assignment 60:
1) Chapter 1 Review pages 1-4 even numbers.
2) Chapter 2 Review pages 1-2 even numbers.
Study for the final exam. Be sure to review the Key Concepts for Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5.

12/07 Day 59) Section 6.4 Transformations of exponential growth
Assignment 59:
1) pages 322-324 / 3-7,11,13,14,19,23,35-38,45-46.

12/05 Day 58) Section 6.2 The Natural Base e. Investigate continuos compounding.
Assignment 58:
1) pages 307-308 / 4-12even,15,20,22,23-29,35,36,41-43.
2) Do Chapter 5 test corrections.
FYI:
Understanding the number e and e is everywhere

12/04 Day 57) Section 6.1 Exponential Growth and Decay continued. Implications for Global Population Growth.
Assignment 57:
1) pages 301-302 / 29-31, 37, 45-47, 52(1st solve for r)

12/03 Day 56) Explore "The Greatest Shortcoming of the Human Race."
Section 6.1 Exponential Growth and Decay
Assignment 56:
1) pages 300-301 / 1-15odd, 19-21, 24,25.

11/30 Day 55) Test on Chapter 5.
Assignment 55:
1) none but check your grade and make up any absent work (abs or inc on grade report)

11/28 Day 54) Review for Friday's test on Chapter 5.
Assignment 54:
1) complete pages 3 and 4 of the practice test.
2) complete the relay questions for extra credit on the Chapter 5 test.

11/27 Day 53) Review for Friday's test on Chapter 5.
Assignment 53:
1) complete both sides of the practice test, pages 1 and 2.

11/26 Day 52) Section 5.6 Inverse of a Function
Assignment 52:
1) pgs 281-284 / 1-3,9,11,15,18,22,24,26,31-34,35-39odd,40,49,51,55-58,60,63 (63c without graphing. The point in common will be where on the graph?) (graph red questions)

11/21 Day 51) Quiz Sections 5.1-5.5
Assignment 51:
1) do a few of the practice problems on the handout if you want to.

11/19 Day 50) Section 5.5
Assignment 50:
1) pgs 273-274 / 3,5,7-11odd,15,16,17-19,26,27 (bold = use DESMOS)
2) Study for small quiz on Wednesday (Sections 5.1-5.5)

11/16 Day 49) Simplifying nth roots and absolute value answers. Section 5.4 Solving Radical Equations. .
Assignment 49:
1) pgs 2266-268 / 5-9odd,12-14,19,21,25,33,34,39,41,47,53b,57,58.

11/14 Day 48) Review last test. Real World Radicals! (Tsunami and Pedestrian Safety) Section 5.3 Graphing Radical Functions.
Assignment 47:
1) Calculating the speed of a Tsunami.
Check out the following Tsunami Links to answer the questions
Lots of infomation and very good animation of the Indian Ocean Tsunami.
1. Describe the tsunami animation (what does it remind you of?).
2. What are some Tsunami warning signs?
3. In the Indian Ocean Tsunami which country suffered the 3rd largest number of fatalities?
The Speed and Physics and of Tsunami
4. What is the formula for the speed of a Tsunami and why does it travel faster in the open ocean?
The average depth of the Indian Ocean and distance from the epicenter.
5. Find the speed of the Tsunami based on the average depth of the Indian Ocean and estimate the time it would take the Tsunami to reach Sumatra 160km, Sri Lanka 1700km, and Somalia 5000km.
Information from NOAA / International Tsunami Information Center
6. List 4 other major tsunamis and their dates (explore link above or do your own search)
2) complete the pedestrian safety investigation
3) pgs 256-258 / see handout.
FYI
Calculating Speed from Tire Skid Marks
Impact-speed-pedestrians-risk-severe-injury-death
Pedestrian Safety App

11/13 Day 47) Section 5.2 Properties of Rational Exponents and Radicals.
Algebra 1 review: Exponents and Polynomials games (try wordshoot), exponent review, as well as Radical Rules.
Assignment 47:
1) pgs 248-249 / 3-19odd,25-27,33,36,39,41,42,49-63odd,64.

11/09 Day 46) Begin Chapter 5. Section 5.1 nth Rooths and Rational Exponents
Assignment 46:
1) pgs 241-242 / 9,13,14,16,17,19-43odd, 47,48,49.

11/07 Day 45) Chapter 4 Test
Assignment 45:
1) None.

11/06 Day 44) Review for the Chapter 4 Test
Assignment 44:
1) Complete both the handout Part 3 review for Chapter 4 Test
2) Study for next Wednesday's Chapter 4 Test. Warning, there will be a graphing calculator portion on the test. We will be practicing tomorrow but you can also watch this to review: Graphing Polynomial Functions with the TI 84

11/05 Day 43) Review for the Chapter 4 Test
Assignment 43:
1) Complete both sides of the handout Part 2 review for Chapter 4 Test
2) Study for next Wednesday's Chapter 4 Test. Warning, there will be a graphing calculator portion on the test. We will be practicing tomorrow but you can also watch this to review: Graphing Polynomial Functions with the TI 84

11/02 Day 42) Review for the Chapter 4 Test
Assignment 42:
1) Complete both sides of the handout Part 1 review for Chapter 4 Test
Hint for Questions 17 and 18 - If you had to factor it completely you would probably have to use the (blank) to list the possible solutions.
2) Begin studying for next Wednesday's Chapter 4 Test

10/31 Day 41) Review Graphs of Polynomial Functions.
Assignment 41:
1) Complete the class challenge activity
2) pgs 226-227 / 1,2,6,11,12,13,16,17,19,20,21,22.

10/30 Day 40) Section 4.8 Analyzing Graphs of Polynomial Functions.
Graphing Polynomial Functions with the TI 84
Assignment 40:
1) pg 203 / 43,45 (do with TI 84 Graphing Calculator)
2) pg 210 / 31 (do with TI 84 Graphing Calculator)
3) pgs 216-218 / 1-6,(7,8,10 graph w/o calculator - use roots and y int), (15,16 just describe don't graph), (22, 25, 26 use graphing calculator or desmos).

10/29 Day 39) Section 4.7 Transformations
Assignment 39:
1) pgs. 209-210 / 1,4,5,7-10,15,16,20,22-26,28,36,38,39. (graph)

10/26 Day 38) Section 4.6 The Fundamental Theorem of Algebra
Assignment 38:
1) pgs. 202-204 / 5-10,17-20,23-26.

10/24 B_Day 37) Quiz Sections 4.1-4.4 Section 4.5 Solving Polynomial Equations
Assignment 37:
1) pgs. 194-196 / 4,6,12,14,16,20,22,24,26,34,41,44,51,56.

10/23 Day 36) More on Section 4.4 Factoring Polynomials. Prepare for Quiz next class on Sections 4.1-4.4 Review end behavior and graphs of different polynomials (odd/even etc)
Assignment 36:
1) pgs. 185-186 / 51-54,57-62,66,72,74.
2) Review for Quiz next class on Sections 4.1-4.4

10/22 Day 35) Section 4.4 Factoring Polynomials. Start by reviewing Factoring Flowchart.
Assignment 35:
1) continuing on A34 complete pgs. 177-178 / 38,39,40.
2) new A35 pgs. 184-186 / 1,4-9,13,16,19,23,25,27,31,33,35,39,41,45-47.

10/19 Day 34) Section 4.3 Dividing Polynomials.
Assignment 34: Key
1) pgs. 177-178 / 1,3,8,11,14,17,23,27,28,33.

10/17 Day 33) Section 4.2 Adding, Subtracting, and Multiplying Polynomials. Polynomial Long Division (see Algebra 1 Key Concpepts for hints)
Assignment 33:
1) pgs. 170-172 / 5,9,14,18,22,27,37,38,44,45,52,54,56,62,63.
2) Finisht the problems on page 2 of the class handout (Polynomial Long Division).

10/16 Day 32) Section 4.1 Graphing Polynomial Functions. What is/isn't a polynomial. End behavior. Graphing using intercepts and increasing/decreasing.
Assignment 32: Key
1) pgs. 162-164 / 1-2,5-7,11,17-22,37-39,43,48,49.

10/12 Day 31) Chapter 3 Test
Assignment 31:
1) Finish (if you didn't in class on Wed) Investigating Graphs of Polynomial Functions w/ Desmons graphing calculator.

10/10 B_Day 30) Review for Chapter 3 Test next class. Begin exploring graphs of Polynomial Equations
Assignment 30:
1) finish the practice test
2) Complete Investigating Graphs of Polynomial Functions w/ Desmons graphing calculator.
3) Prepare for test on Friday - all of Chapter 3

10/09 Day 29) Quiz. Finish section 3.6 Quadratic Inequalities
Assignment 29:
1) pgs. 144-146 / 53 (do at end of A28).
2) complete pages 1&2 (problems 1-14) of the practice test
3) Prepare for test on Friday - all of Chapter 3

10/08 Day 28) Quiz. Finish section 3.6 Quadratic Inequalities
Assignment 28:
1) review your answers to A27
2) pgs. 144-145 / 45,48,50,51.
3) Prepare for test on Friday - all of Chapter 3

10/05 Day 27) Section 3.6 Quadratic Inequalities. Quiz next class
Assignment 27: Key
1) pgs. 144-145 / 3-7all,13,21,27-33odd,43,44.
2) Prepare for quiz on Monday - Sections 3.1-3.5 (Days 21-26)

10/03 B_Day 26) Quadratic Motion Lab
Assignment 26:
1) finish page 2 [some useful equations: horizontal velocity = distance/time, (initial) vertical velocity = 32ft/sec^2 * time to peak, Peak Height = (initial vertical velocity / 2) * time]
2) finish page 3 of the handout - "Maximum Distance" Flight Model
page 3 hints: 1. solve for a using intercept form then write the equation in intercept form. 2. once you plot your points to make the graph check your equation and graph with DESMOS. 4. plug in 8 for y and solve for x with the quadratic formula and a calculator.

10/02 Day 25) Section 3.4 Using the Quadratic Formula
Assignment 25: Key
1) pgs. 136-138 / 1,11-16,19,33,34,49,50,51,55,57.

10/01 Day 24) Section 3.4 Using the Quadratic Formula
Assignment 24: Key
1) pgs. 127-129 / 1-4, 5-18 (don't solve, just state best method)
15(solve),18(solve),21,25,26,29-32,61,64,66,69.

09/28 Day 23) How to write quadratic equations in vertex form.
Assignment 23: Key
1) pgs. 108-110 / 31,32,41,43,51,53,55,59,66,67,68,69,71,73,77.
2) pgs. 116-118 / 25,33,46,48,55,56,60,61,63,66,67,68.

09/26 Day 22) Introduction to Chapter 3 Quadratic Equations. Take a trip to Squaresville. Radical Rules. Evolve to deal with the square root of negative numbers.
Assignment 22: Key
1) Finish side 2 of the factoring review using the Factoring Flowchart
2) Complete both sides of A22 Radical Review and How to solve quadratics review.
3) pgs. 99-102 / 15,17,19,23,27,29,31,32,43,44,47,52,61,64
4) pgs. 108-110 / 5-14all,23,24.

09/25 Day 21) Test on Chapter 2. Introduction to Chapter 3 Quadratic Equations.
Assignment 21:
1) Complete side 1 of the factoring review handout based on these notes.
2) Complete the notes at the top of side 2 of the factoring review handout based on these notes.
3) Complete side 2 numbers 1 and 2 showing the five steps from side 1.
(we will do side 2 numbers 3-9 in class on Wednesday)

09/24 Day 20) Review for Ch. 2 Test Tuesday.
Assignment 20:
1) Complete the Practice Test (due Tuesday) come in during tutorial on Tuesday with questions. We will not have time to review prior to taking the test in class.

09/21 Day 19) Review for Ch. 2 Test next Tuesday.
Assignment 19:
1) Complete at least half of the Practice Test (due Tuesday)

09/19 B_Day 18) Quiz on Chapter 2 . Finish Section 2.4 Writing the equations of parabolas given 3 points.
Assignment 18:
1) Complete the investigation on sides 1 and 2 of the class handout.
2) pgs 80-82 / 25
3) pgs 84-86 / 1-17
4) Review for Chapter 2 test next Tuesday.

09/18 Day 17) Section 2.4 Writing the equations of parabolas given A) vertex and a point ...B) x-ntercepts and a point.
Assignment 17:
1) Complete the investigation on sides 1 and 2 of the class handout.
2) pgs 80-82 / 2,3,7,9,13,17,19,29-32 (you don't need to write the equation), 33,36.
3) prepare for small quiz on Wednesday (Chapter 2 Days 12-17).

09/17 Day 16) Section 2.4 Modeling real world situations. Investigate 1st and 2nd differences.
Assignment 16:
1) Complete the investigation on sides 1 and 2 of the class handout.
2) pg 80 / 5, 11. (see example 1 and 2 for guidance)
3) prepare for small quiz on Wednesday.
FYI: hammer and feather on moon and in a vacuum. Free Tracker software

09/14 Day 15) Section 2.3 Utilizing the Latus Rectum. Horizontal Parabolas.
Assignment 15:
1) Complete the investigation on side 1 of the class handout.
2) on the back of the handout complete pgs 72-74 / 15-17,24,27-31,37,43,45.

09/12 Day 14) Section 2.3 Focus of Parabola
New definition of parabola
Does the function have a max or min? Where is it increasing or decreasing.
Assignment 14:
1) pgs 61-64 / 59,69,73,78.
2) pgs 72-74 / 1,3,11,13,19,23,25,26,33,34,39-42,48,54

09/11 Day 13) Section 2.2 Characteristics of Quadratic Functions.
Three ways to write quadratics and the axis of symmetry for each.
Does the function have a max or min? Where is it increasing or decreasing.
Assignment 13:
1) pgs 61-64 / 1,5,7,15-18,24,40,41,49,51,55,57.

09/10 Day 12) Algebra 1 Quadratic Equation Review: Graphing, roots/solutions/x-intercepts, how many solutions?, vertical motion problems, modeling the Golden Gate Bridge.
Section 2.1 Transformations of Quadratic Functions
Assignment 12:
1) complete the class handout
2) pgs 51-54 / 9, 13-16, 21, 23, 27-33odd, 35-40, 45.

09/07 Day 11) Test on Chapter 1.
Assignment 11:
1) none

09/05 B_Day 10) Study for Friday's Test on Chapter 1. Play transformation review game.
Assignment 10:
1) complete the practice for Friday's Test on Chapter 1
2) Study for Friday's Test on Chapter 1 (review your quiz, notes, and assignments)

09/04 Day 9) Finish Section 1.4 Systems of Linear Equations and begin review for Friday's Test on Chapter 1.
Assignment 9:
1) pgs. 38-41 / 5-9, 11-13, 15.
2) Study for Friday's Test on Chapter 1 (review your quiz, notes, an assignments)

08/31 Day 8) Explore Line of Best Fit and Section 1.4 Systems of Linear Equations
Assignment 8:
1) complete the class handout
2) pgs 34-35 / 1,2,14,16,18,20.

08/29 B_Day 7) Explore Line of Best Fit and Section 1.3 Modeling with Linear Functions
Assignment 7:
Done together in class: 1) in library go to student.desmos.com and
... type in the class code 5Z3FS8
... for your name put seat number, first, last initial for example: 93 Johnny I.
2) after finishing the line of best fit investigation continue the Section 1.3 problems:
pgs. 26-28 / 3,5,7,8,9,10,13,17,26,29,30,35,37.
3) Study for a small quiz on Friday (problems from the homework with the nubers changed)

08/28 Day 6) Section 1.2 Transformations
Assignment 6: Key
1) Review the Transformations Guide and examples in the book.
2) pgs 16-18 / 1,3-5,10-13,16-19,23-29,35,42,43. (use Desmos if you need a graphing calculator to check your work)
Explanation for the confusion around number 29: 
1) the answer in your book, | 1/2 x - 1 |, is wrong.  The correct answer is | 1/2 x - 2 |  .
2) -2 is the correct answer because the question specified translation followed by stretch.  With our transformation guide t(x) = af(b(x-h))+k we stretch then translate.

08/27 Day 5) Section 1.1 Parent Functions and Transformations
Assignment 5: Key
1) Study the Algebraic Transformations Guide.
2) on the class hand out complete pgs 8-10 / 9-13,21,22,25,26,32,33,34,38, 45,47,49,50,51,61,62. (use Desmos if you need a graphing calculator to check your work)

08/24 Day 4) Continue Function Review. Average rate of change.
Assignment 3:
1) Complete the class handout.

08/22 B_Day 3) Explore Transformations of Parent Graphs.
Assignment 3:
1) Complete Parent Functions Graphs.
2) in the computer lab go to student.desmos.com and
... type in the class code 3E73EH
... for your name put seat number, first, last initial for example: 93 Johnny I.
... When finished go to student.desmos.com and
... type in the class code ZW6MPY
... for your name put seat number, first, last initial for example: 93 Johnny I.
3) after finishing the transformation investigations on the computer get the handout and finish the problems on the front and back.

08/21 Day 2) Continue Function Review. Interval notation for domain and range.
Assignment 2:
1) Complete Faceing Math Sides 1 and 2. It isn't a big deal if you don't have the correct colors. Just mark the correct answer (a or b) on your paper and do the best you can.
Optional extra practice: Examples for practicing interval notation

08/20 Day  1) Intro to Mr. Iams and Algebra II Trigonometry. Function Review
Assignment 1:
1)
Do you best to complete sides 1 and 2 of the Functions Review handout.
2) Bring in your signed Green sheet.

 

 

 

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