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Week of July 24 - August 4
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. We begin this week with classifying, adding, subtracting and multiplying polynomials. Additionally, we will learn how to construct Pascal's Triangle and to use the patterns in the triangle to expand binomials.
Poly Vocabulary Notes
Polynomial Multiplication Notes with Mixed Practice Solutions
Pascal's Triangle Notes and Examples
Week of August 7 - 11
Monday: Polynomial long division.
Long Division Homework Solutions
Tuesday: Extra practice with long division and its applications
Still need help with long division? Visit Mathopolis for step-by-step assistance. Complete the practice
problems after the tutorial.
Wednesday: Begin factoring polynomials with the GCF and Grouping Patterns
Friday: Factoring quadratic trinomials and polynomials reducible to quadratic form
The key to your survival will be to learn these factoring patterns! We will use them time and time again. Remember, practice makes perfect. Come with your questions on Monday and be prepared to add on. We will learn to factor binomials on Monday and have three additional special patterns. Test will be at the end of the week (Thursday or Friday).
Week of August 14 - 18
Monday: Factoring the difference of squares
Worksheet and answer key
Tuesday: Factoring the sum and diffcomplex.pdference of cubes
Wednesday: More factoring practice (all patterns mixed)
Thursday: Review for test
Week of August 21 - 25
Monday: Begin solving by factoring. Concepts to know: The Zero Product Property and the Fundamental Theorem of Algebra
Tuesday: More solving by factoring.
Solve by factoring key
Thursday: Solve by Square Roots
Friday: Solve by Completing the Square
Answer Keys to Solving by Square Rooting and Completing the Square
Week of August 28 - Sept 1
Your next test will be this Friday:)
Monday: Quadratic Formula solving worksheet and key ; Sample Problems with worked out solutions
Tuesday: Extra practice with quadratic formula and operations with complex numbers
Solutions to complex numbers practice
Wednesday: Early release day; quiz on quadratic equation and complex numbers
Thursday: Test review and solutions
Week of Sept 5 - 8
Tuesday: Writing factors from the graphs and synthetic division
Solutions to homework problems
Wednesday: Factors versus zeros; using synthetic division given a clue. Complete the odd problems on today's worksheet and turn in for grade tomorrow. I have completed the evens for your viewing pleasure (find them here with today's notes).
Week of September 11 - 15
Monday and Tuesday: Hurricane Irma
Wednesday: Finding Zeros using the calculator
Thursday: extra practice finding zeros
Friday: Quiz on Finding Zeros; writing equations of polynomials
Next test will be on Tuesday
Week of September 18 - 22
Monday: Writing equations of polynomials
Tuesday: Test review solutions. There are a lot of pages so keep scrolling.
Thursday: Odd and even functions
Thursday: Average Rate of Change
Week of September 25 - 29: Fall break!!!!
Week of October 2 - 6
Monday: Polynomial Graph Analysis Packet
Tuesday: End Behavior with Matching Activity
Wednesday: Extra practice and quiz
Thursday: Sketching Graphs of Polynomials
Friday: Interval Notation and Solving Polynomial Inequalities
Week of October 9 - 13
Monday: Solutions to test review (Polynomials Part 4)
Wednesday: no class meeting due to PSAT
Thursday: Solutions to the midtern review(part 1) and Solutions to the multiple choice midterm review
Week of October 16 - 20
Monday: Simplify, Multiply and Divide Rational Expressions
Notes and Examples
Tuesday: Add/Subtract Rational Expressions with Like and Unlike Denominators
Notes and Examples