January 5 and 6
Welcome back, everyone! I am happy to have you in class this semester. Please check this site often for worked out solutions to homework and test review problems.
Week of January 9 - 13
Monday and Tuesday: No school due to inclement weather
Wednesday: Polynomial Operations with applications problems
Thursday: Quiz and Pascal's Triangle
Friday: Pascal's Triangle and Binomial Expansion. Here's the TedTalks Video in case you missed it:) Homework Solutions
Week of January 17 - 20
Tuesday: Polynomial long division. Worked out solutions to the homework problems can be found here.
Wednesday: Extra practice with long division and then quiz.
Thursday: Begin factoring with GCF, Difference of Squares and Cubes patterns. Homework solutions.
Friday: Factoring trinomials notes and Homework solutions.
Week of January 23 - 27
Monday: Factor by grouping. Notes and homework solutions.
Tuesday: Factoring Review
Wednesday: Factoring quiz and test review. Solutions to test review are here. All problems are worked out on separate paper. Keep scrolling to see worked out solutions.
Week of January 30 - Feb 3
Monday: Solve quadratics by factoring. Notes and homework solutions.
Tuesday: Solve by square rooting
Wednesday: Square -rooting notes and practice solutions
Thursday: Solve by completing the square homework solutions and notes
Friday: quiz; quadratic formula
Week of February 6 - 10
Monday: extra practice solving using the quadratic formula and all other methods
Tuesday: operations with complex numbers
Wednesday: Test review solutions
Friday: Synthetic division homework solutions
Week of February 13 - 17
Monday: Finding zeros of polynomials given a clue: worksheet and solutions
Tuesday: Rational Zeros Theorem
Wednesday: Find all the zeros (no clue)
Week of February 27 - March 3
Monday: Review and practice writing the equation of a polynomials given its roots; Notes and homework solutions
Tuesday: Review for test Part 1 (non-computational) and Part 2
Wednesday: Test on solving polynomials
Thursday: Polynomial graph analysis and average rate of change homework solutions
and note-taking guide completed
Week of March 6 - 10
Tuesday: Solving Polynomial Inequalities
Wednesday : Extra practice graphing and solving inequalities. Notes and homework solutions are here.
Thursday: Test review solutions
Midterm next Wednesday!
Week of March 13 - 17
Monday: Midterm review solutions
Tuesday: Multiple choice review solutions for midterm
Thursday: Simplify, multiply and divide rational expressions
Friday: Add and subtract rational expressions
Week of March 20 - 24
Monday: Around the World (extra practice with rational expressions)
Wednesday: Solving rational equations
Thursday: Extra practice solving. Please do not attempt to solve the puzzle; solve the equations and check your work here.
Friday: For additional weekend practice, please rework the problems from last Tuesday's quiz. Check your solutions here.
Week of March 27 - March 31
Monday: Graphing and Analyzing rational functions notes and homework solutions
Wednesday: Review for rational functions part 1
Thursday: Review for rational functions test part 2
April 3 - 7
April 10 - 14
Monday: Function operations and composition
Tuesday: Sketching parent graphs and transformations
Wednesday: Transformations on Square root and cube root functions with extra practice on function operations and composition
Thursday: Quiz; Begin function inverses
Friday: Sketching function inverses, domain and range; finding the inverse of a function
April 17 - 21
Monday: Verifying function inverses using function composition
Tuesday: Quiz on function inverses; begin rational exponents
Wednesday: Solving radical and rational exponent equations
Thursday: More practice solving and applications problems. Solutions to homework and notes are here.
Friday: Extra practice with graphing and identifying transformations
Test will be on Tuesday
Week of April 24- 28
Monday: Review solutions for nth roots and radicals test
Wednesday - Friday: Exponential Growth and Decay Graphing and Applications problems notes and examples
Please scroll as there are many pages!
May 1: Compounded and continuous interest formulas. Worksheet and notes with keys are here but in a bit of disarray. Sorry. Please scroll to find what you need.
May 4: Review for exponential functions test
May 8: Begin logarithms. Rewriting exponential equations in logarithmic form, evaluating and solving simple log equations.
May 9: Expanding and Condensing Logarithms. Here are solutions to all worksheets so far.
May 10: Quiz intro to Logarithms; extra practice expanding and condensing solutions are posted here.
May 11: Extra Practice Solving Logarithmic Equations. Make sure you can distinguish between the two cases. Solutions to one of the worksheets is here along with the worked out examples given in class. Copy of worksheet and note-taking guide are here.
May 16: Review for logarithms test plus key to extra practice worksheets are here.
Seniors, please get started on final exam review! Here are the first two pages of the review.
Check here to solutions for pages 3, 4 and 5 of the final exam review