MPM2DG1  Grade 10 Gifted/Enriched Math
Unit 3 – Quadratic Equations
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Unit 3:
Quadratic Equations
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Topic/Learning
goals 
Daily
Work/Assignments 
Fri Apr
6 
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 
Handout Do 5 of each type of question Do
the following as selfcheck: Positive Exponents online quiz 
Mon Apr
9 
Expanding
Polynomials We will review how to expand polynomials and improve our skills
with binomial products Expanding Polynomials using Distributive Property  Tutorial Common
Factoring To learn to factor using the techniques of common factoring 

Tue Apr
10 
OSSLT
– Literacy Test 

Wed Apr
11 
Quiz
– Exponents
and expanding Polynomials 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 

Thu Apr
12 
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
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 

Fri Apr
13 
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 Factoring
Summary We will practice our skills with all types of factoring and learn
to combine them 
Do various questions from
handout. P. 84 #19 P. 85 #78, 11 Answers to P. 84 
Mon Apr
16 
Cube
Factoring To use our skills to determine how to factor x^{3} ± y^{3} 
Review handout and do all odd
questions at back 
Tue Apr
17 
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) 
Click here
for HW 
Wed Apr 18 
Quiz
 Factoring 

Thu Apr 19 
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 

Fri Apr 20 
Problems
involving Quadratics – Day 2 We will apply our knowledge to solving problems involving
quadratic relations (i.e. height) 

Mon Apr
23 
UNIT
TEST #3 
UNIT
TEST #3 