Math 521A
Mr. MacClure
Class Work & Assignments
Chapter | Additional Class Work (if required) | Assignments | 2011 Schedule |
2012 Schedule |
Ch. 1.0 - Review Systems of Equations 1 day |
p. 3 - # 2, 7, 15, 21, 27, 31, 34 p. 4 - # 1a, 1c, 2a p. 5 - # 1a, 1c |
--- | --- | Feb 2 |
Ch. 1.1 Solving by Graphing 3 days |
Ex. 1, 2, 4, 5, 3 p. 11 - 2 or 4, 9 or 18, 28 or 29 Graphing Calculator work |
Assign 1.1 p. 11 - # 1, 10, 15, 3, 8, 25, 26, 27 (Ex 1) (Ex 2) (Ex 5) |
Sep 16 | Feb 3, 6, 7 |
Ch 1.2 -
Bonus Diagrams |
--- | Bonus P. 15 - any of # 1-3, 6-13 |
--- | --- |
Ch. 1.3 Solving by Substitution 3 days |
Ex. 1, 2, 4 Omit Ex. 3 p. 26 - # 9, 11, 16, 26, 30, 33 |
Assign 1.3 p. 26 - # 10 or 12 (check), 20 (check), 24, 29a, 35, 36, 40 |
Sep 22 | Feb 8, 9, 10 |
Ch. 1.4 -
Bonus Data Banks |
--- | Bonus P. 29 - any of # 1, 2 |
--- | --- |
Ch. 1.5 Solving by Elimination 4 days |
Ex. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Omit
Ex. 6 p. 38 - # 1, 5, 2, 6, 9, 21, 27, 31, 34, 43, 47 |
Assign 1.5 p. 39 - # 3, 12, 17, 30, 32, 45, 48, 50 |
Sep 28 | Feb 13, 14, 15, 16 |
Ch. 1.6 Solving 3 Variables 1 day |
# 29, Ex. 1 Omit Ex. 2 p. 44 - # 11, 28, 30 |
Assign 1.6 p. 44 - # 15, 18, 31 |
Sep 29 | Feb 17 |
Ch.
1.7 - Bonus Fermi Problems |
--- | Bonus P. 49 - any of # 1-4, 6, 8, 13, 18 |
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Quiz | Ch 1.1, 1.3, & 1.5 | Oct 1 | Feb 21 | |
Chapter | Additional Class Work (if required) | Assignments | Due | |
Ch. 3.0
- Introduction Quadratic Functions 1/2 day |
Explanations p. 101 - Warm-up problems |
--- | Sep 30 | Feb 22 |
Ch. 3.1 Quadratic Functions 2 days |
Ex. 1, 2 p. 109 - # 1, 3, 5, 11, 13, 16, 21, 23, 33, 35, 41 |
Assign
3.1A P. 109 - # 2, 4, 6, 10, 14, 15, 17, 19, 20, 22, 32, 34, 40 |
Oct 6 | Feb 23, 24 |
Ch. 3.1 Quadratic Functions 2 days |
Ex. 3, 4,
cover Ex. 5 quickly p.109 - # 55, 57, 62, 63 |
Assign
3.1B P. 109 - # 48, 50, 56, 60, 61, 69 Bonus P. 110 - any of # 64, 65, 66, 68, 69 |
Oct 8 | Feb 27, 29 |
Ch. 3.3 Standard Form 2 days |
Ex. 1, 2 P. 118 - # 1, 8 |
Assign
3.3A P. 118 - # 3, 4, 5, 17, 18, 25, 27, 29 |
Oct 14 | Mar 1, 2 |
Ch. 3.3 Standard Form 2 days |
Ex. 3, 4, 5 P. 119 - # 70, 73, 78 or 80, 81 or 82 |
Assign
3.3B P. 118 - # 34, 47, 48, 54, 61, 67, 78, 80 |
Oct 20 | Mar 5, 6 |
Quiz | Ch 3.1 & 3.3 | Oct 23 | Mar 8 | |
Ch. 3.5 Completing the Square 4 days |
Ex. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 P. 131 - # 1, 2, 3, 17, 18, 19, 44, 45, 52, 64, 76, 73 |
Assign
3.5 P. 131 - # 25, 29, 46, 66, 68, 71, 77, 84 (or 85) |
Oct 26 | Mar 7, 9, 12, 13, 14, 26 |
Short Quiz | Ch 3.5 | Nov 5 | Mar 15 | |
Chapter | Additional Class Work (if required) | Assignments | Due | |
Ch. 4.0
& 4.1 Graphing Quad. Eq. (1 day) |
Ex. 1, 2, 3 by using graphing calculator | --- | Nov 4 | Mar 16 |
Ch. 4.1 Graphing Quad. Eq. (1 day) |
P. 151 - review factoring & simplifying | --- | Oct 27 | Mar 28 |
Ch. 4.2 Zero Product Prop. (1 day) |
Ex. 1 & 3 | Assign
4.2A P. 160 - # 1, 5, 7, 21, 22, 24, 33, 35, 39 |
Nov 3 | Mar 29 |
Ch. 4.2 Factoring Quad. Eq. (2 days) |
Ex. 2 | Assign
4.2B P. 161 - # 23, 25, 27, 34, 37, 40 |
Nov 3 | Apr 2, 3 |
Ch. 4.2 Factoring Quad. Eq. (1 day) |
Ex. 4 - P. 161 - # 49, 53 Ex. 5 - # 75, 70, 74 Ex. 6 - # 59 |
Assign
4.2C P. 161 - # 54, 55, 63, 73, 78 |
Nov 5 | Apr 4, 5 |
Ch. 4.3 Square Root Principle (1 day) |
Ex. 1, 2, 3,
4 P. 165 - # 5, 13, 23, 29, 40, 52, 60, 73, 83 |
Assign
4.3 P. 165 - # 6, 15, 24, 30, 39, 43, 51, 56, 57, 63, 67 Bonus - P. 166 - any of # 72, 76, 79 |
Nov 10 | Apr 11, 12 |
Ch. 4.5 Quadratic Formula (2 days) |
Ex. 1, 2, 3,
4, 5 P. 178 - # 4, 10, 20, 28, 36, 42, 50 P. 179 - # 59, 64, 65 |
Assign
4.5 P. 178 - # 3, 9, 19, 27, 37, 41, 49, 66 Bonus - P. 179 - any of # 67, 69, 77 |
Nov 17 | Apr 13, 16 |
Quiz | Ch 4.2, 4.3 | Nov 20 | Apr 20 | |
Chapter | Additional Class Work (if required) | Assignments | Due | |
Ch. 4.6 Complex Numbers (1 day) |
Ex. 1, 2, 3, 4 | Assign
4.6 P. 185 - every 4th problem from # 1, 5, 9, ... , 61 |
Nov 19 | Apr 17,19 |
Ch. 4.7 The Discriminant (1 day) |
Ex. 1 Read Ex. 2 for part of the Bonus |
Assign
4.7 P. 189 - # 1, 5, 9, 11, 15, 27, 31 Bonus P. 189 - # 19, 23, 33, 37, 47 |
Nov 23 | Apr 23 |
Quiz | Ch 4.5, 4.6 & 4.7 (& Rewrite) | Dec 3 | Apr 26, May 1 | |
Chapter | Additional Class Work (if required) | Assignments | Due | |
Ch. 8.6 Pythagorean Th. Primary Trig Ratios (1 day) |
1 side, 1 angle 2 sides |
Assign
8.6A P. 497 - # 2, 3, 5, 6, 43, P. 497 - # 8, 10, 44 |
Nov 26 | Apr 30, May 1 |
Ch. 8.6 Trig Ratio Problems (2 days) |
Solving a Rt. Tri.: Ex. 1 & # 24, 23 |
Assign 8.6B:
Hand-out Sheet: # 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 15, 17 # 8, 11, 13, 16 |
Dec 4 | May 2, 7 |
Ch. 8.6 Law of Sines Law of Cosines (3 days) |
Ex. 2 & P. 497 - # 11, 13, 15, 27, 45 Ex. 3 & P. 497 - # 31, 19 |
Assign
8.6C P. 497 - # 4, 9, 14, 18, 25, 28, 32 |
Dec 7 | May 8, 9, 10 |
Ch. 8.6 Double Triangles (2 days) |
P. 498 - # 35 P. 498 - # 33, 37 Altitude problem - Ex. 4 |
Assign
8.6D P. 498 - # 34, 40, 46, 48 Bonus: Sheet: # 18, 19 P. 499: # 49, 51 or 53 |
Dec 10 | May 11, 14 |
Ch. 8.7 Ambiguous Case (2 days) |
Ex. 1 P. 510 - # 17, 20, 18, 19 |
Assign
8.7 P. 510 - # 21, 22, 23 Bonus: P. 510 - # 31 |
Dec 15 | May 15, 16 |
Ch. 8.6
& 8.7 Trig work (2 day) |
Assignments catch-up | --- | May 17, 18 | |
Ch. 8.6
& 8.7 Trig Review (1 day) |
Review Problems | Dec 16 | May 22 | |
Quiz | Ch 8.6 & 8.7 | Dec 17 | May 23 | |
Chapter | Additional Class Work (if required) | Assignments | Due | |
Matrices: Book & Notes Add, Scalar, Mat. Mult. |
Ch 14-1, 14-2, 14-3 Problems to be assigned |
--- | Dec 21 | May 24 |
Matrices | Add, Scalar, Matrix Multiplication | Assign - sheet | Jan 4 | May 25 |
Networks: Manual | Terminology, Travel, Di-Graphs Graphing Calculator work |
--- | Jan 5 | May 28 |
Matrices & Networks | Adjacency Matrices | --- | Jan 7 | May 29 |
Matrices & Networks | Graphing Calculator | (Assign - sheet) | Jan 14 | May 30, Jun 1 |
Matrices: Manual |
Determinants,
Inverses, Linear Equations |
--- | Jan 11 | May 31, Jun 1,4 |
Matrices & Networks | Rumours sheet | Jan 12 | --- | |
Matrices & Networks | Notes & Manual | Assign: Matrices & Networks | Jan 13 | Jun 4, 5 |
Quiz: | Matrices & Networks | Jan 18 | Jun 6 | |
Chapter | Additional Class Work (if required) | Assignments | Due | |
Ch. 9.1 Earning Income |
Ex. 1, 2, 3,
4 P. 530 - # 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19 |
Assign 9.1 P. 530 - # 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26 |
Jan 19 | Jun 6, 7 |
Ch. 9.5 Credit |
Ex. 1, 2 P. 555 - # 1 - 10, 26 |
Jan 20 | Jun 8 | |
Review | Jan 20 | Jun 11, 12 | ||
Final Exam | Square Root Principle, Quadratic Formula, Complex Numbers, Discriminant, Trigonometry, Matrices, Networks, Income, Credit | Ch 4.3, 4.5,
4.6, 4.7 Ch 8.6, 8.7 Matrices, Networks Ch 9.1, (9.5) |
Jan 27 | Jun 14 |