Mr.Timmerman
Homework Fall
2018
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CLASSES: 
Period 1
Grade 10 Gifted/Enriched  MPM2DG02 
Period 3
Advanced Functions MHF4U1  08 
Period 5
Grade 10 Gifted/Enriched 
MPM2DG  01 
UPCOMING TESTS: 
Quiz: Thursday, Jan
10 
Here is the error
sheet (so far). Assignment: Tuesday, Jan 8; Test: Thursday, Jan 10 
Quiz: Thursday, Jan 10 
Fri. Jan 18 
·
Took up some
homework. See this. ·
Problem Solving with
Sine/Cosine Law ·
More Problem
Solving handout ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see this as well.

·
Function of a
Function Composition of Functions. ·
Examples
(including composition with inverse functions) ·
HW: p.447 #1, 2,
4, 8, 9, 11, 14, 16, 17, 19, 21 
·
Took up some
homework. See this. ·
Problem Solving
with Sine/Cosine Law ·
More Problem
Solving handout ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see this as well. 
Thur. Jan 17 
·
Took up number 3
from PS sheet ·
Took up some HW ·
Practice Cosine
Law ·
When to Use Sine
Law/Cosine Law ·
PS with Sine
Law/Cosine Law ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Graphing Products
of Functions ·
Quotients of
Functions. ·
HW: p.436 #5 7,
10 12, 20 b 
·
Took up number 3
from PS sheet ·
Took up some HW ·
Practice Cosine
Law ·
When to Use Sine
Law/Cosine Law ·
PS with Sine
Law/Cosine Law ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Wed. Jan 16 
·
Pythagorean
Identity and Angles ·
The Cosine Law
see note
here. ·
Tasks assigned ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
The Product of Two
Functions and Symmetry of the Combined Function ·
Domain, Sketching
Graphs. ·
HW: p.435 #1, 2, 4
7, 8, 9, 1519 
·
Pythagorean
Identity and Angles ·
The Cosine Law
see note
here. ·
Tasks assigned ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Tue. Jan 15 
·
Review 
·
Review 
·
Review 
Mon. Jan 14 
·
Solving Oblique
Triangles ·
The Sine Law and
its Extended Form ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Unit 6 Continued: Sum/Difference
of Functions; Symmetry of Combined Functions ·
HW: p.424 # 17,
9, 14,159omit b), 18, 20, 21, 24 
·
Solving Oblique
Triangles ·
The Sine Law and
its Extended Form ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Fri. Jan 11 
·
Review 
·
Review 
·
Review 
Thur. Jan 10 
·
Double Tangent
Problems ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Test Exponential
and Logarithmic Functions. 
·
Double Tangent
Problems ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Wed. Jan 9 
·
Slope and Angle
Part 2 ·
Practice ·
Problem Solving
Handout ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Started Unit 6 ·
Sum/Difference of
Functions ·
Review
Logarithms ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Slope and Angle
Part 2 ·
Practice ·
Problem Solving
Handout ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Tue. Jan 8 
·
Applications of
Trigonometry Area of a Triangle and of a Regular Polygon ·
Practice ·
Slope and Angle
Part 1 ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Class Assignment ·
Review ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Applications of
Trigonometry Area of a Triangle and of a Regular Polygon ·
Practice ·
Slope and Angle
Part 1 ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Mon. Jan 7 
·
Happy New Year! ·
Please see this and then a
more complete
version. How do we discover values for 0 degrees and 90 degrees? ·
Please review this
carefully. ·
Review exact
values of trig.ratios ·
Angles of
Elevation and Depression ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Happy New Year! ·
Please see this, and this and that. ·
Also please try task 1, task 2, task3. ·
Please work on
some exam review. ·
Please see this handout. We solved word
problems 4 and 8 today. ·
Problem Solving
with Logarithms. ·
Practice: handout
and p.414 #1 5, 7 9, 11, 13, 14 
·
Happy New Year! ·
Please see this and then a
more complete
version. How do we discover values for 0 degrees and 90 degrees? ·
Please review this
carefully. ·
Review exact
values of trig.ratios ·
Angles of
Elevation and Depression ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Fri. Dec 21 
·
MiniQuiz ·
Exact Values of
Trig Ratios Special Triangles ·
Review Solving
Triangles ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; please work on this,
try this
and see this.
·
Here is more practice. 
·
MiniQuiz ·
Problem Solving. ·
Applications of
Exponential Functions. ·
Please see this 
·
MiniQuiz ·
Exact Values of
Trig Ratios Special Triangles ·
Review Solving
Triangles ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; please work on this,
try this
and see this.
·
Here is more practice. 
Thur. Dec 20 
·
Primary
Trigonometric Ratios ·
Solving Right
Triangles (RATs) ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Sketching Logarithmic
Functions with Bases other than 10. ·
HW: p.353 #1, 2,
612, 22 
·
Primary
Trigonometric Ratios ·
Solving Right
Triangles (RATs) ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Wed. Dec 19 
·
Literacy Activity ·
Please see this. ·
HW: Task Proving
Pythagorean Theorem With Similar Triangles see here.
Once attempted, please see
this. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Applications of
Logarithms. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Literacy Activity ·
Please see this. ·
HW: Task Proving
Pythagorean Theorem With Similar Triangles see here.
Once attempted, please see
this. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Tue. Dec18 
·
Review/Practice ·
Worksheets ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Solving Exponential
Equations Using Logarithms and Solving Logarithmic Equations ·
Review Change of
Base Formula ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Review/Practice ·
Worksheets ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Mon. Dec 17 
·
Took up some HW(Review). ·
Similar Triangles. ·
Proving/Establishing
Similarity. ·
Problem Solving
with Similar Triangles. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see this. 
·
Review
Logarithms. ·
Logarithmic
Function being OnetoOne. ·
Solving
Logarithmic Equations. ·
HW: p.391 #1 3,
5, 6, 9, 11a, 13 
·
Took up some HW(Review). ·
Similar Triangles. ·
Proving/Establishing
Similarity. ·
Problem Solving
with Similar Triangles. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see this. 
Fri. Dec 14 
·
Transformations
and Quadratic Relations (Order: SRT) ·
Quiz ·
HW: Review 
·
Product and
Quotient Laws ·
HW: p.384 # 3 7,
9, 10 
·
Transformations
and Quadratic Relations (Order: SRT) ·
Quiz ·
HW: Review 
Thur. Dec 13 
·
Constructing a
Triangle with a Ruler and Compass ·
Congruent
Triangles, Criteria for Congruence and Proving/Establishing ·
Vietes Theorem Practice ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Review
Logarithms ·
Power Law ·
Change of Base
Formula ·
Examples ·
HW: p.347 #1 6,
9, 10, 15, 20; p.375 #2, 3, 8, 15, 16 
·
Constructing a
Triangle with a Ruler and Compass ·
Congruent
Triangles, Criteria for Congruence and Proving/Establishing ·
Vietes Theorem Practice ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Wed. Dec 12 
·
Took up some HW. ·
Introduction to
Trigonometry ·
Triangle
inequality ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; please see this
and that ·
Please see this
as well. 
·
Review
Logarithms ·
Graph of y = log x ·
Transforming the y
= log x Function ·
HW: p.338 #1, 2, 3
8, 13bc, 17, 20; Note for 4b) the point (1, 0) should be at ( 0.5, 0) [see error sheet as well] 
·
Took up some HW. ·
Introduction to
Trigonometry ·
Triangle
inequality ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; please see this
and that ·
Please see this
as well. 
Tue. Dec 11 
·
More Max/Min
Problems number 2 ·
HW: #3, 4, 5; see number
2 and 4 here ·
Fencing 3 Sides of
Rectangle number 6 and its generalization here. ·
Vietes Formulas ·
See solution to
number 10 here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Introduction to
Logarithms ·
HW: see class
notes. 
·
More Max/Min
Problems number 2 ·
HW: #3, 4, 5; see number
2 and 4 here ·
Fencing 3 Sides of
Rectangle number 6 and its generalization here. ·
Vietes Formulas ·
See solution to
number 10 here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Mon. Dec 10 
·
Please see
solutions to a HW task here ·
Quadratic
Relations in Factored Form ·
Max/Min Statements
see here. ·
Max/Minimum
Problems number 1 ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Test 4 ·
HW: please review
class work, catch up on homework. 
·
Please see
solutions to a HW task here ·
Quadratic
Relations in Factored Form ·
Max/Min Statements
see here. ·
Max/Minimum
Problems number 1 ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Fri. Dec 7 
·
Quiz ·
TOV with general
quadratic relation ·
Review Quadratic
Equations and Cases (Discriminant and Number and Type of Solutions); Diagrams
(Xint) ·
Practice:
worksheets ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Review General
Exponential Function ·
Solving
Exponential Equations see this ·
HW: p.368 #1 6;
p.375 #1, 4, 6, 7, 10, 11, 14, 20, 21 ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout. ·
Please see this as well. 
·
Quiz ·
TOV with general
quadratic relation ·
Review Quadratic
Equations and Cases (Discriminant and Number and Type of Solutions); Diagrams
(Xint) ·
Practice: worksheets ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Thur. Dec 6 
·
Quadratic Formula ·
Discriminant and
the Number of Solutions Cases ·
HW: please
carefully review class notes and work on this. 
·
Took up exercises
offered before. Unit 5 started. ·
Graphs of
Exponential Functions. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout. 
·
Quadratic Formula ·
Discriminant and
the Number of Solutions Cases ·
HW: please
carefully review class notes and work on this. 
Wed.Dec 5 
·
Review ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Review ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Review ·
HW: a reasonable sample
from class handouts 
Tue. Dec 4 
·
Solving Quadratic
Equations by Completing the Square ·
Sketching a Graph
with 5 Key Points ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Review ARC, IRC ·
Please review this
solution. ·
Try those questions and these as well: ·
P.300 #1 12;
p.302 #1 14 ·
HW: Review 
·
Solving Quadratic
Equations by Completing the Square ·
Sketching a Graph
with 5 Key Points ·
HW: a reasonable sample
from class handouts 
Mon. Dec 3 
·
Completing the
Square on a Quadratic Relation to get the Vertex Form ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Average Rate of
Change and Instantaneous Rate of Change for Trigonometric Functions. ·
HW: p.296 #1, 2,
3, 6, 7, 10, 11 
·
Completing the
Square on a Quadratic Relation to get the Vertex Form ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Fri. Nov 30 
·
Determining the
Leading Coefficient ·
Graphing a
Quadratic Relation in Vertex Form (handout number 2) ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; please check with this. ·
Please see this
and verify. ·
Please review
website entries for last 4 days. 
·
Quiz ·
Trigonometric
Equations 3 ·
HW: HW: a
reasonable sample from class handouts; please review website entries for last
4 days; Ferris Wheel question solution; ·
Textbook
work: p.277 #12 14, 15a, 19 21;
p.268 #4 7,10, 11, 13, 15 18; p.
287 # 1, 3, 7, 9 19, 22 (mistake); ·
P.289 #23 (here), 24, 26, 28 
·
Determining the
Leading Coefficient ·
Graphing a
Quadratic Relation in Vertex Form (handout number 2) ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; please check with this. ·
Please see this
and verify. ·
Please review
website entries for last 4 days. 
Thur. Nov 29 
·
Exploring the
Vertex Form Continued ·
Please Review this
and that. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Trigonometric
Equations 2 ·
HW: HW: a
reasonable sample from class handouts 
·
Exploring the
Vertex Form Continued ·
Please Review this
and that. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Wed. Nov 28 
·
Graphing
Basic Parabola ·
Key Features of
the Parabola ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Graphing
Reciprocal Trigonometric Functions Continued. ·
Trigonometric
Equations 1 see here. ·
HW: HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Graphing
Basic Parabola ·
Key Features of
the Parabola ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Tue. Nov 27 
·
Quadratic
Relations, TOV (tables of values) and Finite (first, second, etc.)
Differences. ·
HW: a reasonable sample
from class handouts 
·
Graphing
Reciprocal Trig. Functions ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Quadratic
Relations, TOV (tables of values) and Finite (first, second, etc.)
Differences. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Mon. Nov 26 
·
Review ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Review ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; please see this. 
·
Review ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Fri. Nov 23 
·
PA Day ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
PA Day ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
PA Day ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Thur. Nov
22 
·
Please see
solution to number
2 here error in answers on worksheet. ·
See a solution to this. ·
Took up a HW question. ·
Applications of
Factoring to Number Theory/Problem Solving: Integer Row ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts word problems, solving equations by factoring,
integer row. 
·
Applications of
Sinusoidal Functions to Modelling Periodic Phenomena. ·
HW: Textbook:
p.258 #12 15, 17 20 [#18 need to set vs = 0 = hs
and there is a mistake in the answers); p.277 #12, 13, 14, 15a, 19  21 
·
Please see
solution to number
2 here error in answers on worksheet. ·
See a solution to this. ·
Took up a HW
question. ·
Applications of
Factoring to Number Theory/Problem Solving: Integer Row ·
HW: a reasonable sample
from class handouts word problems, solving equations by factoring, integer
row. 
Wed. Nov 21 
·
Please review the
note from before. ·
Solutions to two
factoring questions are here.
Please see. ·
Solution for a PS
question is here. ·
Word Problems with
Factorable Quadratic Equations. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Finished page 2 of
yesterdays handout. ·
Graphing
Sinusoidal Functions in Radians Guided Practice. ·
HW: work on class
handouts; time permitting start p.275 #2 4, 8ab, 9ab, 10, 11; finish
previous handouts if needed (time permitting). 
·
Please review the
note from before. ·
Solutions to two
factoring questions are here.
Please see. ·
Solution for a PS
question is here. ·
Word Problems with
Factorable Quadratic Equations. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Tue. Nov 20 
·
Quiz ·
Solving Quadratic
Equations by Factoring with Zero Product Principle ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Review
Sinusoidal Functions and Graphing; the Tangent Function ·
HW: class handout
and p.258 #1, 3, 5, 7, 911, 14; see this. 
·
Quiz ·
Solving Quadratic
Equations by Factoring with Zero Product Principle ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Mon. Nov 19 
·
Review Factoring ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see this, try that and see this. 
·
Test 
·
Review Factoring ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see this, try that and see this. 
Fri. Nov 16 
·
Practice
Factoring ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Assignment ·
Review 
·
Practice
Factoring ·
HW: a reasonable sample
from class handouts 
Thur. Nov 15 
·
Please review
yesterdays posting. ·
Proving with PSTs. ·
Factoring
Incomplete Perfect Squares. ·
Took up some HW. ·
Practice
handout. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
More Trigonometric
Identities and Review see a solution here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts. 
·
Please review
yesterdays posting. ·
Proving with PSTs. ·
Factoring
Incomplete Perfect Squares. ·
Took up some HW. ·
Practice handout. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Wed. Nov 14 
·
Please review this
and that. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Once attempted see
solutions to numbers 2 and 4 and 8 here. 
·
Please review this
and that. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Tue. Nov 13 
·
Factoring Practice ·
3page class
handout: there are nonfactorable questions on p.1 number 2f, number 8f ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Trig Identities
Part 3 ·
See this. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
·
Factoring Practice ·
3page class
handout: there are nonfactorable questions on p.1 number 2f, number 8f ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Mon. Nov 12 
·
Test 2 ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Trigonometric
Identities 2 ·
Solutions to
number 6 and 9 ·
Took up some HW see
here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Test 2 ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Fri. Nov 9 
·
Problem Solving with
Difference of Perfect Squares and PSTs. ·
Sum/Difference of
Perfect Cubes ·
See handout here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Quiz ·
Double Angle
Identities Practice ·
Intro to Trig
Identities ·
HW: finish double
angle identities handout and do #1 18 from Trig. Identities 1 handout. 
·
Problem Solving
with Difference of Perfect Squares and PSTs. ·
Sum/Difference of
Perfect Cubes ·
See handout here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Thur. Nov 8 
·
Review PSTs. ·
NonNegativity of
PSTs. ·
Simple Trinomial
PSTs and Completing the Square. ·
Difference of
Squares and Parity of Conjugate Binomials ·
Handout Problem
Solving with Difference of Squares ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see this,
this
and that. 
·
Review Compound
Angle Identities ·
Double Angle
Identities ·
Application Half
Angle Identities ·
See note here(last
two pages). ·
HW: p.234 #19, 25 
·
Review PSTs. ·
NonNegativity of
PSTs. ·
Simple Trinomial
PSTs and Completing the Square. ·
Difference of
Squares and Parity of Conjugate Binomials ·
Handout Problem
Solving with Difference of Squares ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see this,
this
and that 
Wed. Nov 7 
·
Review  Difference of Squares ·
Perfect Square
Trinomials ·
See those
answers. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Continued
Derivation of Compund Angle Identities ·
Practice Related
Angle Identities and Correlated Angle Identites. ·
HW: p.232 #18,
10, 1215, 20, 21; 
·
Review  Difference of Squares ·
Perfect Square
Trinomials ·
See those
answers. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Tue. Nov 6 
·
Factoring
NonSimple Trinomials by Decomposition (of Middle Term) ·
Practicing the
process handout. ·
Factoring
Difference of Perfect Squares (Remember to
common factor first, if possible) ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Revew Related Angle Identities and CoFunction Identities. ·
Intro to Compound
Angle Identities. ·
HW: finish previous
handouts (if needed) and p.226 #22, 24, 25 (pi/12 not a solution), 27, 29; ·
Time permitting:
p.218 #1618, 20 
·
Factoring NonSimple
Trinomials by Decomposition (of Middle Term) ·
Practicing the
process handout. ·
Factoring
Difference of Perfect Squares (Remember to
common factor first, if possible) ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Mon. Nov 5 
·
Factoring by
Grouping (Regular and Special Grouping) ·
Completing the
Grouping ·
Simple Trinomial
Factoring ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Related Acute
Angle Identities and Corelated Angles/
Cofunction Practice ·
HW: finish class handout and (time permitting)
start working on p.216 #1 10, 13, 15; p.225 #1, 2, 5, 6, 9, 10, 13, 14 
·
Factoring by
Grouping (Regular and Special Grouping) ·
Completing the
Grouping ·
Simple Trinomial
Factoring ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Fri. Nov 2 
·
Common Factor of a
Group of Terms ·
Common Factoring
see
here. ·
HW: finish class
handout. 
·
Corelated Angles and Cofunction Identities ·
HW: worksheet 
·
Common Factor of a
Group of Terms ·
Common Factoring
see
here. ·
HW: finish class
handout. 
Thur. Nov 1 
·
New Unit Unit 3
Algebra and Quadratic Equations. ·
Review Laws of
Exponents ·
Polynomials and Expanding
Products of Polynomials ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Related Acute
Angle Identities ·
Examples and usage
to evaluate ratios ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
New Unit Unit 3
Algebra and Quadratic Equations. ·
Review Laws of
Exponents ·
Polynomials and
Expanding Products of Polynomials ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Wed. Oct 31 
·
Verifying
Properties of Geometric Figures ·
Example: Midsegment in Triangle see general approach here. ·
See this
regarding previous work. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts (todays/yesterdays) 
·
Test 2 ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Verifying
Properties of Geometric Figures ·
Example: Midsegment in Triangle see general approach here. ·
See this
regarding previous work. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts (todays/yesterdays) 
Tue. Oct 30 
·
Quiz ·
Triangle Centres Continued see
here ·
Problems Involving
Triangle Centres ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts (todays/yesterdays) 
·
Please review
this. ·
Time permitting:
try those 
·
Quiz ·
Triangle Centres Continued see
here ·
Problems Involving
Triangle Centres ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts (todays/yesterdays) 
Mon.Oct 29 
·
Problem
Solving  Analytic Geometry ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts and please review this. 
·
Please see these. ·
Started New Unit
Trigonometry 1 ·
Radians and
Angular Velocity ·
HW: p.208 #1 11,
14 17, 20 ·
Please review this as well as class examples of sketching graphs 
·
Problem
Solving  Analytic Geometry ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts and please review this. 
Fri. Oct 26 
·
Applying Analytic
Geometry Formulas ·
Regions Involving
Circles ·
Medians and the
Centroid see here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Rates of Change
Rational Functions Discussing Approach to Solutions  here ·
Problem Solving
with Rational Functions ·
Review Rational
Functions  see here. ·
HW: finish problem
solving questions, work on p.
192 #1 5, 7 12 (omit 12c), 13, 15, 16; start review posted
above 
·
Applying Analytic
Geometry Formulas ·
Regions Involving
Circles ·
Medians and the
Centroid see here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Thur. Oct 25 
·
Distance from a
Point to a Line ·
Midpoint Formula
Review ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see this
as well. 
·
Rates of Change
Rational Functions. ·
Took up some rational inequalities. ·
Textbook work:
p.185 #4, 5, 13, 16; p.189 #1, 2, 14,
15 
·
Distance from a
Point to a Line ·
Midpoint Formula
Review ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see this
as well. 
Wed. Oct 24 
·
Solving Quadratic
Equation in Number 3 (see solution below) without Quadratic Formula ·
Expanding a Square
of a Binomial ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Review Graphing
Rational Functions ·
More Solving
Rational Inequalities ·
ARC and IRC and Rational Functions ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Solving Quadratic
Equation in Number 3 (see solution below) without Quadratic Formula ·
Expanding a Square
of a Binomial ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Tue. Oct 23 
·
Problem Solving
with Circles (Adding something extra, using P. Theorem) ·
Practice ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see here
and here. 
·
Quiz ·
Graphing Review ·
Solving Rational
Inequalities ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see this and that 
·
Problem Solving
with Circles (Adding something extra, using P. Theorem) ·
Practice ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts; see here
and here. 
Mon. Oct 22 
·
PA Day 
·
PA Day 
·
PA Day 
Fri. Oct 19 
·
See this. ·
Review Circles ·
Equation of a
Tangent Line ·
Intercepts
Values and Number ·
Midpoint Formula ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Oblique Asymptotes ·
Review of Graphing
Procedures ·
HW: class handout
and p.176 #17 19 (answers for 18 should be c); p.190 #8  10 
·
See this. ·
Review Circles ·
Equation of a
Tangent Line ·
Intercepts
Values and Number ·
Midpoint Formula ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Thur.Oct 18 
·
The Distance
Formula ·
Example: Distance
b/n Two Points. ·
Fixing the Distance
Equation of a Circle Centered at (h, k) ·
Circle
Terminology ·
Finding the Centre
of a Circle (POI of perpendicular bisectors of the chords) ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts yesterdays and todays ·
Once attempted
check answers. 
·
More Graphing
Rational Functions ·
Using the
Algorithm ·
Oblique Asymptotes ·
HW: sketch the
graphs of functions offered in class. ·
See this. 
·
The Distance
Formula ·
Example: Distance
b/n Two Points. ·
Fixing the
Distance Equation of a Circle Centered at (h, k) ·
Circle
Terminology ·
Finding the Centre
of a Circle (POI of perpendicular bisectors of the chords) ·
HW: a reasonable sample
from class handouts yesterdays and todays ·
Once attempted
check answers. 
Wed. Oct 17 
·
Distance from
Point to Origin ·
Circles Centres at the Origin ·
4 Quick Points ·
Quiz ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
·
More Rational
Functions ·
Asymptotes vs
Holes in Graph ·
Algorithm for
Curve Sketching Started ·
HW: finish
question assigned in class and work on p.174 # 16, p.190 # 4 ·
See answers to
class handout here. 
·
Distance from
Point to Origin ·
Circles Centres at the Origin ·
4 Quick Points ·
Quiz ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
Tue. Oct 16 
·
Took up some HW
questions. ·
Triangle Centres terminology here. ·
Duscussed perpendicular bisector and tangent lines/point of
tangency ·
HW: problems
offered in class and to work on this note. 
·
Rational Functions
Linear over Linear ·
Cases and Key
Properties. ·
HW: p.174 #1 12,
14 
·
Took up some HW
questions. ·
Triangle Centres terminology here. ·
Duscussed perpendicular bisector and tangent lines/point of
tangency ·
HW: problems
offered in class and to work on this note. 
Mon. Oct 15 
·
Took up HW
question. ·
Divisor Counting 3 ·
Line Segments in a Triangle. ·
HW: finish class handout , except # 7 on second side.See
this
and that. 
·
Reciprocal of a
Quadratic Function 2 ·
Transformations
and Reciprocal of a Quadratic Function. ·
HW: work through
class handouts and start p.165 #3(omit last row),9, 1114, 16 and 17 
·
Took up HW
question. ·
Divisor Counting 3 ·
Line Segments in a Triangle. ·
HW: finish class handout , except # 7 on second side.See
this
and that. 
Fri. Oct 12 
·
Divisor Counting
Continued. ·
Problem Solving see here. ·
HW: finish
previous handout and work on Divisor Counting  2 collection of problems from todays
handout 
·
Review: Reciprocal
of a Linear Function ·
Reciprocal of a
Quadratic Function ·
3 cases:
denominator has 2 zeroes, one zero or no zeroes. ·
P.164 #2 4,
5ace(omit table), 7, 8adgh 
·
Divisor Counting
Continued. ·
Problem Solving see here. ·
HW: finish
previous handout and work on Divisor Counting  2 collection of problems from todays
handout 
Thur. Oct 11 
·
Test 1 ·
HW: review class
notes for unit 2 
·
Introduction to
Reciprocal Functions ·
Reciprocal of a
Linear Function ·
HW: p.153 #2
5, 7 10, 13, 15 
·
Test 1 ·
HW: review class
notes for unit 2 
Wed. Oct 10 
·
Worksheet
LCM/GCD ·
Divisor Counting
Part 1 ·
Solution to
Challenge is here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
·
Test 1 ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
·
Worksheet
LCM/GCD ·
Divisor Counting
Part 1 ·
Solution to
Challenge is here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
Tue. Oct 9 
·
LCM/GCD ·
Worksheet
LCM/GCD ·
Worksheet Word
Problems ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout; see these
questions. 
·
Review Word
Problem ·
Review Rational
Expressions ·
Review RationalEquations ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout; see this
and that. 
·
LCM/GCD ·
Worksheet
LCM/GCD ·
Worksheet Word
Problems ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout; see these
questions. 
Mon. Oct 8 
·
Thanksgiving Day! 
·
Thanksgiving Day! 
·
Thanksgiving Day! 
Fri. Oct 5 
·
Please keep
checking the website! ·
Primes and Composited
Continued. ·
Took up some HW
questions. ·
HW: finish class
handouts and work on these
exercises. 
·
Please keep
checking the website! ·
Review: Polynomial
Inequalities, Factoring, etc. ·
HW: Please
review/study for the test. ·
Review: Text p. 140 141 (omit 10b, 15, 16, 18c);
p. 142 143 (omit 14, 15) 
·
Please keep
checking the website! ·
Primes and
Composited Continued. ·
Took up some HW
questions. ·
HW: finish class handouts
and work on these
exercises. 
Thur. Oct 4 
·
Unit Outline
discussed. ·
New Unit started:
Number Theory and Analytic Geometry. ·
Primes and
Composites see notes. ·
HW: review notes
above and work through #1  5 
·
Review Solving
Polynomial Equations (Substitution/new variable approach) ·
Solving Polynomial
Inequalities (Inequality rules, graphing, number line) ·
HW: p.138 #2, 4, 6
bc, 9 
·
Unit Outline
discussed. ·
New Unit started:
Number Theory and Analytic Geometry. ·
Primes and
Composites see notes. ·
HW: review notes
above and work through #1  5 
Wed. Oct 3 
·
Review ·
See class handouts 
·
Review ·
See class handouts 
·
Review ·
See class handouts 
Tue. Oct 2 
·
Perfect Squares
and the Difference of Squares Factorization Pattern. ·
Problem Solving with
Linear Systems Part 2 (handout); Strategies: Wishful Thinking, Listing Cases, Reframing ·
Took up some HW ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
·
Please see a
solution to p.103 number 19 here. ·
Solving Polynomial
Equations by Factoring examples. ·
Families of
Polynomial Functions Examples ·
HW: p.119 # 1 3,
6, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 19, 22 
·
Perfect Squares
and the Difference of Squares Factorization Pattern. ·
Problem Solving
with Linear Systems Part 2 (handout); Strategies: Wishful Thinking, Listing Cases, Reframing ·
Took up some HW ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
Mon. Oct 1 
·
Linear Systems
with Literal Coefficients see notes
here ·
Quizzes returned. ·
Problem Solving
with Linear Systems 1 (class handout) ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
·
Quiz ·
Solving Polynomial
Equations by Factoring examples. ·
Using Solving by Factroring to Sketch see an outlineof
solution here. ·
HW: p.110 #3, 4,
7eo, 8eo, 1215, 18, 20, 20; solution to p.112 number 24 
·
Linear Systems
with Literal Coefficients see notes
here ·
Quizzes returned. ·
Problem Solving
with Linear Systems 1 (class handout) ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
Fri. Sept 28 
·
Quiz ·
Linear Systems
Word Problems: Current and a river type ·
Linear Systems
with Literal Coefficients see notes
here ·
HW: a reasonable sample
from class handout (from numbers 54 65) 
·
Factor theorem
Day 2 ·
Ratinal Zero Theorem ·
Factoring a
Sum/Difference of Cubes ·
HW: p.102 #5, 7,
10, 11, 1719 
·
Quiz ·
Linear Systems
Word Problems: Current and a river type ·
Linear Systems
with Literal Coefficients see notes
here ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout (from numbers 54 65) 
Thu. Sept
27 
·
Warm up: Lattice
Points ·
Word Problems:
Mechanical Mixtures ·
Word Problems:
Chemical Mixtures ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout (from numbers 54 65) 
·
Factor Theorem
Part 1 (a = 1) ·
See a note here. ·
HW: p.102 #1 4, 6,
9, 12 15, 20, 22 ·
See a solution here. 
·
Warm up: Lattice
Points ·
Word Problems:
Mechanical Mixtures ·
Word Problems:
Chemical Mixtures ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout (from numbers 54 65) 
Wed. Sept 26 
·
Proof for a Number
Pattern with Linear Systems ·
Investment Word
Problems ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout (go back along the 84 problem handout if needed) 
·
The Remainder
Theorem ·
See some of the notes
here. ·
HW: p.91 #7 10,
11ab, 1216, 2023; see this
as well. 
·
Proof for a Number
Pattern with Linear Systems ·
Investment Word
Problems ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout (go back along the 84 problem handout if needed) 
Tue.Sept 25 
·
A Patterning
Linear Systems Question: solution (1, 2) ·
Word Problem with
Linear Systems ·
HW: questions
assigned in class 
·
Polynomial Long
Division: Long Division Review/terminology, Dividing Polynomials, examples. ·
Practice: handout ·
HW: textbook
p.91 #1, 2, 3aceg, 4  6 
·
A Patterning
Linear Systems Question: solution (1, 2) ·
Word Problem with
Linear Systems ·
HW: questions assigned
in class 
Mon. Sept 24 
·
PA Day 
·
PA Day 
·
PA Day 
Fri. Sept 21 
·
Review: Solving
Linear Systems by Elimination example ·
Extension: 3
equations ·
Took up the
Challenge Question, Practice Offered ·
Practice: Solving
Systems ·
HW: two reasonable
samples from class handouts; see this
solution. 
·
Quiz ·
Instantaneous Rate
of Change Two Methods Centered Intervals (Patterning) and the Difference
Quotient see example here. ·
HW: p.71 # 1 4,
7 10, 12 
·
Review: Solving
Linear Systems by Elimination example ·
Extension: 3
equations ·
Took up the
Challenge Question, Practice Offered ·
Practice: Solving
Systems ·
HW: two reasonable
samples from class handouts; see this
solution. 
Thur. Sept 20 
·
Solving a Linear
Systems by Elimination ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
·
Average Rate of
Change Slope of a Secant (calculation, units) ·
Instantaneous Rate
of Change (4
approaches)(approximations) ·
P.62 #1 4, 5ace,
7, 9, 10, 12, 13 
·
Solving a Linear
Systems by Elimination ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
Wed. Sept 19 
·
Review and Problem
Solving ·
Handouts:
Review/Preview 2 and Shaded Area ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
·
Review Various ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
·
Review and Problem
Solving ·
Handouts:
Review/Preview 2 and Shaded Area ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
Tue. Sept 18 
·
Quiz ·
Solving Linear
System by Comparison ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
·
Transformations of
Polynomial Functions (Power Functions) ·
HW: p.49 #1
7,10, 12, 15 
·
Quiz ·
Solving Linear
System by Comparison ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
Mon. Sept 17 
·
Solving Linear
Systems by Substitution ·
See a note here. ·
See another example
here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
·
A graph of a polynomial
function here. ·
Even and Odd
Functions. ·
Class handout. ·
HW: p.39 #1, 2, 3
7, 8(omit 8c), 12, 13, 14; ·
see solution to p.29 number 14
here (a preview of coming material) 
·
Solving Linear
Systems by Substitution ·
See a note here. ·
See another example
here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
Fri. Sept 14 
·
Graphing Straight
Lines ·
Introduction to
Linear Systems ·
Solving Linear
Systems by Graphing ·
Possible Number of
Solutions  please
see this
note. ·
HW: finish class
handouts. 
·
Factored Form of a
Polynomial Function see page
1, page
2, page
3. ·
HW: complete the
class handout. 
·
Graphing Straight
Lines ·
Introduction to
Linear Systems ·
Solving Linear
Systems by Graphing ·
Possible Number of
Solutions  please
see this
note. ·
HW: finish class
handouts. 
Thur. Sept 13 
·
Review: Linear
Relations ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
·
Characteristics of
Polynomial Functions Part 2 ·
HW: p.26 #3ii,
iii, 7, 8acdef, 11  18 
·
Review: Linear
Relations ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handout 
Wed. Sept 12 
·
Problem solving
with Geometry and Shaded Area ·
Tactics: Adding
Something extra, Complimentary Counting ·
Practice  handout ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Characteristics of
Polynomial Functions Part 1 ·
HW: p.26 #1, 2,
3i, 5, 6 
·
Problem solving
with Geometry and Shaded Area ·
Tactics: Adding
Something extra, Complimentary Counting ·
Practice  handout ·
HW: a reasonable sample
from class handouts 
Tue. Sept 11 
·
More Work Rate
Problems ·
Please see this,
this,
and that. ·
Fractional
Equations. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
·
Polynomial
Expressions/Functions ·
Power Functions
see here. ·
Even/Odd Functions
Simmetry ·
Interval Notation ·
End Behaviour vs Quadrantal
Description the difference ·
class handout
see here and here ·
HW: p.12 #3  11,
14 16  18 
·
More Work Rate
Problems ·
Please see this,
this,
and that. ·
Fractional Equations. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts 
Mon. Sept 10 
·
Review/Preview
handout ·
Problem Solving
with Fractions 2 ·
See this solution and that one
too. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts (25 minutes) 
·
Review Factoring ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts as discussed in class. 
·
Review/Preview
handout ·
Problem Solving
with Fractions 2 ·
See this solution and that one
too. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from class handouts (25 minutes) 
Fri. Sept 7 
·
Warm Up: Fraction
work. ·
Problem Solving
with Fractions. ·
Working with
Inequalities (Basics) ·
Work Rate
Problems(number 1, 5, 6) and idea of time = work/rate ·
HW: number 2, 3, 4
from class worksheet 
·
Review Part 3
(Solving Linear Inequalities, Finite Differences, Transformations, Domain and
Range) ·
Practice:
worksheet Polynomial Expressions and Equations ·
HW: a reasonable
sample from review sheets; please review this. 
·
Warm Up: Fraction
work. ·
Problem Solving
with Fractions. ·
Working with
Inequalities (Basics) ·
Work Rate
Problems(number 1, 5, 6) and idea of time = work/rate ·
HW: number 2, 3, 4
from class worksheet 
Thur. Sept 6 
·
Fractions
Review (addition/subtraction,
multiplication, cross cancellation, division) ·
Order of
operations ·
Problem Solving
with Fractions Intro ·
HW: finish class
handout on fractions 
·
Review Factoring ·
Chalenge see solutions here. ·
HW: a reasonable
sample of class handout. See some solutions here
and here and here. 
·
Fractions
Review (addition/subtraction,
multiplication, cross cancellation, division) ·
Order of
operations ·
Problem Solving
with Fractions Intro ·
HW: finish class
handout on fractions 
Wed. Sept 5 
·
Course
Outline/Expectations ·
Diagnostic
Assessment ·
Group Work (building
activities) ·
Started fractions
review with reducing fractions (equivalent fractions) 
·
Course
Outline/Expectations ·
Review: Expanding
and Factoring (common factoring, difference of squares, simple/nonsimple
trinomials, grouping, etc) ·
HW: a reasonable
sample of class handout 
·
Course
Outline/Expectations ·
Diagnostic
Assessment ·
Group Work
(building activities) Started fractions review
with reducing fractions (equivalent fractions) 