Pre-Calculus

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SUNY Adirondack Requirements and Cost

31 Oct
3.1 Polynomial function graphs
Notes
Homework:
p 262 # 1,5-10,11,13,16,23-29 odd

3 Nov
3.1 End behavior and local extrema
Homework:
p 262 #37,39,40,43,44,46,49,51,55,57,59,65-67

4 Nov
3.2 Polynomial division
Notes
Homework:
p 270 #1,3,7,9,13,15,17,19,21

5 Nov
3.2 Synthetic division
Homework:
p 270 # 23,25,27,35,37-39,50,51,55-57,59-65 odd

6 Nov
Reivew 3.1 & 3.2
Homework:

2 Worksheets

7 Nov
End of 1st Quarter
Quiz
Homework:
Worksheet

12 Nov
3.3 Real zeroes of polynomial
Notes
Homework:
p 279 #9-23 ODD, 53-67 ODD 10,16,20,68

13 Nov
3.3 Real zeroes of polynomial
Notes
Homework:
p 279 #1,3,6,7,22,41,43,51,69,71,73,74,75,79,87

14 Nov
3.4 Complex #s
Notes
Homework:
p 289 # 3-69 (every 3rd)

17 Nov
3.4 Complex #s
Homework:
Worksheet

18 Nov
Quiz 

19 Nov
3.5 Fundamental Theorem of Algebra
Notes
Homework:
p 298 # 4-40 (every 4th problem)

20 Nov
3.5 Complex Zeroes
Homework:
p 298 # 41-59 odd

21 Nov
3.6 Rational functions– Horizontal & vertical asymptotes
Notes
Homework:
p 312 # 1,5,11-15,18,21

24 Nov
3.6 Slant asymptotes
Homework:
p. 312 # 25,29,33,37,41,57,61,65

25 Nov
Review 3.5 & 3.6
Homework:
Worksheet

1 Dec
Review
Homework:
p 317 # 37-47 odd,51,61,65,71

2 Dec
QUIZ
Homework:
p 317 # 1,5,7,13,17,21,24,25,27,29,33

3 Dec
Chapter 3 Review
Homework:
Worksheet

4 Dec
Test
Homework:
Elusive Exponent Packet
p 1-8

5 Dec
4.1  Exponential functions
Notes
Homework:
p. 336 # 1-17 odd, 19-24 all, 25-31 odd, 39,52

8 Dec
4.1  Applications of Exponents
Homework:
p 338 # 64,66,69,71,75,76,77,78(a only)

9 Dec
4.2  Log functions
Notes
Homework:
p349 # 1,3-39(every 3rd),40-46 all, 49-55 odd 65,78,79,80,81

10 Dec
4.3  Laws of Logs
Notes
Homework:
p 356 #3-54 (every 3rd),62, and 64a only

11 Dec
QUIZ & Turn in Elusive Exponent Package

12 Dec
4.4  Exponent equations
Notes
Homework:
p 366 # 3-33 every 3rd

15 Dec
4.4.  Log equations
Notes
Homework:
p 367 # 39-63 every 3rd

16 Dec
4.5  Modeling Applications
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e4MSN6IImpI
Notes
Homework:
p 340 # 79-82
P 367 # 67,69,80,82

17 Dec
4.5  Modeling Applications
Homework:
p. 379 # 1-11 odd 15,19,21,25,27,33,37

18 Dec
QUIZ
Homework:
p 317 # 7,13,17,21,24,25,27,29,33,47, 51, 61, 65, 71

19 Dec
Review
Homework
p. 383 #5,10,15,20,24,29,32,35,40,41,43,48,51,
55,60,64,68,72,73,77,79,81,83,85,87

5 Jan
Curve fit models
Notes
Homework:
p 393 # 1,2,6,11,12

6 Jan
Chapter 4 Test
Homework:

7 Jan
9.1  Solving systems of Equations
9.2  System Models
Notes
Notes
Homework:
p 642 #3-15 (every 6th), 17-22 all, 25,30,40,47,48
p 647 #3-27 (every 6th),43,45,47,52

8 Jan
9.3  Gaussian Elimination
Notes
Homework:
p 657 #3-9,15,19,23,27,33

9 Jan
9.4  Matrices
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ybQbWYBEZzc
Notes
Classwork:  Gaussian Elimination Worksheet
Homework:
p 673 #2-22 even

12 Jan
9.4  Row Echelon Form
Notes
Homework:
p 673 #25-45 every 5th

13 Jan
9.5  Algebra of Matrices
Notes
Example of Matrix Multiplication
Homework:
p 684 #2-16 even,18-42(every 3rd)

14 Jan
QUIZ
Homework:
Chapter 1-4 Review Packet

15 Jan
9.6  Inverses & Matrix equations
Notes
Homework:
p 697 #2,3,5,7,9,11,14,23,25,27,37

16 Jan
College Algebra Final
Chapter 1-4 only

20 Jan
College Algebra Final

Chapter 1-4 only

21 Jan
9.7  Determinants & Cramer’s rule and Triangular Area

Notes
Homework:
p 713 #1-7 odd,15-19 odd, 29-33 odd

22 Jan
Matrix Review
Homework:
p 713  23,51,53;   p 729 # 27,54,57,64,76 (find the determinant only),79,83

23 Jan
Quiz