MPM2D1  Grade 10 Academic Math
Unit 3 – Quadratic Equations
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Date 
Quiz 
Exponents
and expanding polynomials NO
CALCULATORS! 
10/26 
Quiz 
Factoring 
11/1 
Quiz 
Solving
Quadratics Using Factoring 
11/7 
Unit
Test #3 
All
topics from Unit 3 
11/15 
Unit 3: Quadratic
Equations
Date 
Topic/Learning
goals 
Daily
Work/Assignments 
Fri Oct
19 
Exponent
Laws Review We will recall the exponent laws for multiplication, division,
and power to a power Power Point – Exponent
Laws  1 Zero
and Negative Exponents To determine the rules for working with zero and negative
exponents Power Point
– Exponent Laws  2 Zero and
Negative Exponents  Solutions 
CP p. 63 – 64 (odd letters)
p. 228 #6 – 9 CP
p. 65 – 66 (odd letters) CP
p. 67 (Optional) Do
the following as self check: Positive Exponents online quiz 
Mon Oct
22 
PA
Day – No Classes 

Tue Oct
23 
Expanding
Polynomials We will review how to expand polynomials and improve our skills
with binomial products Expanding Polynomials using Distributive Property  Tutorial 
CP p. 68 – 70 (odd numbers)
Text: p. 2978 #1 – 4 
Wed Oct
24 
Common
Factoring To learn to factor using the techniques of common factoring 
CP p. 71  Odd 
Thu Oct
25 
Factoring
by Grouping To learn to factor using the techniques of factoring by grouping Common
Factoring and Factoring by Grouping  Solutions Factoring By Grouping  Tutorial Factoring
simple trinomials We will learn to factor quadratics in the form x^{2}+bx+c Factoring
Simple Trinomials  Solutions Power Point – Factoring Simple Trinomials Factoring Simple Trinomials  Tutorial 
CP p. 71 – 72 – All CP p. 73 – Odd 
Fri Oct
26 
Quiz
– Exponents
and expanding Polynomials – NO
CALCULATORS! Factoring
difficult trinomials We will learn to factor quadratics in the form ax^{2}+bx+c Factoring
Complex(Difficult) Trinomials 
Solutions Power
Point – Factoring Complex Trinomials Steps for Factoring Complex Trinomials using Decomposition 
Tutorial 
CP p. 74 
Mon Oct
29 
Factoring
a difference of perfect squares and Perfect Square Trinomials To use our skills to determine how to factor a quadratic in the form x^{2} – y^{2} Power Point – Factoring Difference of Perfect Squares 
CP p. 76 (odd letters only) 
Tue Nov
30 
Factoring
Summary We will practice our skills with all types of factoring and learn
to combine them 
Text: p. 307 #2 – 7 CP p. 76 (even letters only) CP p. 77 – 79 (odd numbers) Optional: CP p. 86 
Wed Oct
31 
Solving
Quadratic Equations by Factoring To learn about the zero product property and practice solving
quadratic equations that are in factored form Zero Product Property (Virtual Nerd) Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring (Virtual Nerd) Advanced
Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring (Math TV) Steps
for solving quadratic equations by factoring 
CP p. 8283 Text: p. 309 #17
p. 315 #1 – 3 (eop), 5, 6 
Thu Nov 1 
Quiz
 Factoring Finite
Differences To determine a method for determining if data represents a
linear, quadratic, or exponential relationship 
Text: p. 2548 #2, 4, 13, 14 CP
p. 85 
Fri Nov 2 
Introduction
to Quadratic Relationships We will learn how to sketch a quadratic relation from a table of values, and to learn the appropriate vocabulary 
CP p. 86 – 89 (do last two
pages by hand) Text: p. 2559 #6, 12, 16 
Mon Nov 5 
Quadratic
Equations and Functions To understand the difference between a quadratic relation and a
quadratic equation To learn how to graph a quadratic relation, by hand, given its
equation 
Text: p. 308 #8 CP p. 9091 Click
here for
HW 
Tue Nov 6 
Factored
Form for a Quadratic Equation To write a equation in factored form then graph Determining zeros and direction of opening given a quadratic
relation 
Text: p. 266 #1, 3 – 5, 7, 9 CP p. 9294 
Wed Nov 7 
Quiz
 Solving Quadratics
Using Factoring Problems
involving Quadratics – Day 1 We will apply our knowledge to solving problems involving
quadratic relations (i.e. profit, area, etc.) Solving Word Problems Using Quadratic Equations  Tutorial 
CP p. 98 #1 – 6 Text: p. 308 #9, 13, 14
p. 316 #4, 10, 12ab 
Thu Nov 8 
Problems
involving Quadratics – Day 2 We will apply our knowledge to solving problems involving
quadratic relations (i.e. height) 
CP p. 96 Text: p. 308 #11, 12
p. 316 #8, 13 
Fri Nov 9 
Writing
equations of Quadratics To learn to write the equation of a quadratic relation given its
graph 
Text: p. 282 #6, 8 – 13, 22 
Mon Nov 12 
Review
for Unit Test – Day 1 We will review our skills with factoring and quadratics Here are the Learning
Goals for this unit. Make sure you are able to do what’s on the
list and you will be ready for the unit test! 
CP p. 100 – 101 Text: p. 228 #4, 5 
Tue Nov
13 
Review
for Unit Test – Day 2 We will review our skills with factoring and quadratics 
Text: p. 326 #4eop, 9eop, 11eop, 13, 14eop,
16 – 20 
Wed Nov
14 
Pathways
Day 

Thu Nov
15 
UNIT
TEST #3 
UNIT
TEST #3 