Mr.Timmerman

Homework – Winter 2018

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CLASSES:

Period 2                                                        Calculus and Vectors:    MCV4U1-07         Link to Corrections to Textbook

Period 3                                                         Calculus and Vectors:    MCV4U1               Link to Corrections to Textbook                                                          

Period 5                                                            Grade 10 Gifted/Enriched -  MPM2DG - 03

UPCOMING TESTS:

Here is a Formula Sheet

       Test: Tuesday, May 29

Here is a Formula Sheet

  Test: Tuesday, May 29

Test: Tuesday, May 29

Fri. May 25

·     Equations of a Line in R2(2D)

·     See notes here.

·     HW: p.443 #1, 3, 5 – 11

·     See this and that and this as well.

·     Equations of a Line in R2(2D)

·     See notes here.

·     HW: p.443 #1, 3, 5 – 11

·     See this and that and this as well.

·     Similar Triangles.

·     Criteria for Similarity.

·     Practice – handout.

·     HW: finish p.3 of class handout.

Thur. May 24

·     Review Period

·     Class handout.

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handout.

·     Review Period

·     Class handout.

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handout.

·     Review: Textbook  -  a sample from p.316 – 321

·     Viete’s Theorem and example

·     HW: a reasonable sample of p.316 – 321

Wed. May 23

·     Applications of Dot and Cross Product

·     See notes here.

·     HW: p.414  # 1, 2a, 3, 5b, 7a, 8, 9

·     Applications of Dot and Cross Product

·     See notes here.

·     HW: p.414  # 1, 2a, 3, 5b, 7a, 8, 9

·     Revew: class handouts

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handouts;  work on new unit outline.

Tue. May 22

·     Cross product of Two Vectors

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes.

·     Cross product of Two Vectors

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes.

·     Problem Solving with Factoring.

·     Quizzes returned.Trigonometry Started.

·     Please work on new unit outline.

·     Triangles, Terminology, Existence.

·     The Triangle Inequality. See a note here.

·     Congruent Triangles.

·     HW: finish page we stopped at (handout) and the next page. See this.

Mon. May 21

·     Victoria Day (no classes)

·     Victoria Day (no classes)

·     Victoria Day (no classes)

Fri. May 18

·     Scalar and Vector Projections

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes.

·     Scalar and Vector Projections

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes.

·     Quiz

Thur. May 17

·     Problem Solving with Dot Product

·     Read Sections 7.3 and 7.4

·     Work through p.378 #14, 15; p.387 #14, 15, 18, 19

·     Problem Solving with Dot Product

·     Read Sections 7.3 and 7.4

·     Work through p.378 #14, 15; p.387 #14, 15, 18, 19

·     Review/Practice – handouts

·     Problem Solving Practice(Quadratics)

·     HW: a reasonable sample from the work assigned. See a solution here.

·     See this and that.

Wed. May 16

·     Dot Product of Vectors

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes.

·     Dot Product of Vectors

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes.

·     Review: Graphing Quadratic Relations in Factored Form

·     Summary: 3 Forms of Quadratic Relations

·     Matching Equations and Graphs

·     HW: a reasonable sample from previous class handout (“Supplementary…”)

Tue. May 15

·     Chapter 6 Review: A sample from p.344 – 348

·     HW: a reasonable sample from Chapter 6 Review

·     Chapter 6 Review: A sample from p.344 – 348

·     HW: a reasonable sample from Chapter 6 Review

·     Quadratic Relations in Factored Form

·     Sketching Parabolas Using Factored Form. Class handout/worksheets.

·     HW: example 3 and fill out the chart (p.3 of class booklet); yesterday’s handout – number 4. See the answers to the chart.

Mon. May 14

·     See these answers and this solution

·     Velocity as a Vector – see notes here

·     HW: see notes.

·     See these answers and this solution

·     Velocity as a Vector – see notes here

·     HW: see notes.

·     Tables of Values Revisited (2nd diff value/leading coefficient/direction of opening of the parabola)

·     Max/Min Problems – number 10 taken up. Homework Check.

·     Problem Solving with Quadratic Relations – class handout.

·     HW: Max/Min problems – number 11, 12, 13 and finish number 5 from class handout (problem solving)

·     See a solution here. See PST practice.

Fri. May 11

·     Quiz

·     Introducing Linear Combinations.

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handout; finish previous Homework,  if needed.

·     Quiz

·     Introducing Linear Combinations.

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handout; finish previous Homework,  if needed.

·     Review – Vertex Form

·     Optimization with Quadratic Relations.

·     Graphing with Key Points.

·     HW: a problem offered in class and #7, 8, 9, 10 from Max/Min handout – see a copy here. See a solution to offered problem here. Also see this and that.

Thur. May 10

·     Forces as Vectors

·     See notes here.

·     HW: p.362 #3, 5, 6, 8, 10 - 17

·     Forces as Vectors

·     See notes here.

·     HW: p.362 #3, 5, 6, 8, 10 - 17

·     Sketching Parabolas with 5 Quick/Key Points

·     Maximum/Minimum Statements - here

·     Optimization: Max/Min Word Problems

·     HW: #3,4,5 from Max/Min Problems handout;      textbook: p.279 # 2 ,3

Wed. May 9

·     Linear Dependance/Independence

·     See notes here.

·     See these solutions.

·     HW: see class handout

·     Linear Dependance/Independence

·     See notes here.

·     See these solutions.

·     HW: see class handout

·     Review – Solving Quadratic equations by Completing the Square

·     Completing the Square on a General Quadratic Equation – The Quadratic Formula (QF); the Discriminant and the Number of Solutions.

·     HW: textbook: read examples on p.294 – 297; do p.300 #1(every other), 4, 9

Tue. May 8

·     Linear Combinations of Vectors

·     See notes here.

·     HW: p.341 #2, 7, 9-13, 16

·     Linear Combinations of Vectors

·     See notes here.

·     HW: p.341 #2, 7, 9-13, 16

·     Completing the Square (Relation)

·     Completing the Square (Equation)

·     HW: finish 1st class handout and do 2 questions from the 2nd handout.

Mon. May 7

·     Operations with Algebraic Vectors

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes.

·     Operations with Algebraic Vectors

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes.

·     Graphing with Vertex Form

·     Key features of the graph

·     Transformations; Intercepts

·     Getting to Vertex Form from Standard Form – Completing the Square: Leading Coefficient = 1 and Leading Coefficient other than 1

·     HW: Review all class notes; finish previous class worksheets

Fri. May 4

·     PA Day

·     PA Day

·     PA Day

Thur. May 3

·     Algebraic Vectors in 2D/3D

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes.

·     Algebraic Vectors in 2D/3D

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes.

·     Graphing Quadraic Relations in Vertex Form – handout.

·     See answers here.

·     HW: p.1 – 5 from handout.

Wed. May 2

·     See a solution here.

·     Review: P.308 – 309 of the textbook

·     HW: continue P.308 – 309

·     See a solution here.

·     Review: P.308 – 309 of the textbook

·     HW: continue P.308 – 309

·     Review: textbook p.253 – 259

·     HW: a reasonable sample of textbook review.

Tue. May 1

·     Took up p.292 #15

·     Vector Laws – see notes here.

·     HW: p.306 # 5 – 10, 12.

·     Took up p.292 #15

·     Vector Laws – see notes here.

·     HW: p.306 # 5 – 10, 12.

·     Intro to Quadratic Relations: Graphs

·     Graphing Basic Parabola

·     Graphing y = ax^2

·     Graphing y = (x – p) ^2

·     HW: a reasonable sample of factoring practice from class handouts; also please review class notes.

Mon. Apr 30

·     Scalar Multiple of a Vector

·     See notes here.

·     HW: p.291 #9, 11; p.299 # 2bd, 4cde, 5, 6bde, 13 – 15, 21

·     Scalar Multiple of a Vector

·     See notes here.

·     HW: p.291 #9, 11; p.299 # 2bd, 4cde, 5, 6bde, 13 – 15, 21

·     Test.

·     HW: please work on a reasonable sample from factoring questions.

Fri. Apr 27

·     The Laws of Vectors (Addition/Subtraction) – see notes.

·     See this note as well.

·     HW: p.290 # 1 – 7, 12, 15

·     The Laws of Vectors (Addition/Subtraction) – see notes.

·     See this note as well.

·     HW: p.290 # 1 – 7, 12, 15

·     Review those solutions carefully.

·     Took up some HW questions.

·     Intro to Quadratic Relations (review of degree of term /polynomial)

·     Table of Values (TOV) and Finite Differences.

·     Practice – Finite Differences.

·     HW: class handouts.

Thur. Apr 26

·     Test  3

·     Test  3

·     Factoring Practice

·     Student Conferences; Quizzes returned.

·     HW: #1 – 7 from handout 1;  a reasonable sample from handout 2; please work on quiz corrections.

Wed. Apr 25

·     See the solution here.(p.263 #8)

·     Introduction to Vectors – see notes

·     HW: p.279 #1, 4 – 8, 10, 11

·     See the solution here.(p.263 #8)

·     Introduction to Vectors – see notes

·     HW: p.279 #1, 4 – 8, 10, 11

·     Quadratic Equations Word Problems

·     HW: from 2nd class handout - #15 – 21

·     We did number 22 in class.

·     Advanced Factoring: Quadratics in Form, Differences of Squares

·     Quiz

·     HW: see above

Tue.  Apr 24

·     Review

·     p.248 – 249;    p.263 – 266

·     See this solution and that.

·     HW: continue review

·     Review

·     p.248 – 249;    p.263 – 266

·     See this solution and that.

·     HW: continue review

·     Review – Factoring

·     HW: : a reasonable sample of class handouts

Mon. Apr 23

·     Review

·     p.248 – 249;    p.263 – 266

·     More Examples of Derivatives

·     HW: continue review

·     Review

·     p.248 – 249;    p.263 – 266

·     More Examples of Derivatives

·     HW: continue review

·     New Factorization Pattern: a ^n – b^n

·     Word Problems Leading to Factorable Quadratic Equations

·     Intro to Integer Row: out of any n consecutive integers exactly one is divisible by n.

·     HW: worksheet 1: #3, 5;

·     HW: worksheet 2: #1, 3, 6, 7

·     Please review this and that.

Fri. Apr 20

·     Review: p.248 – 249: p.263 – 266

·     More Examples of Derivatives

·     P.265 number  21

·     HW: continue review; see this solution and that.

·     Review: p.248 – 249: p.263 – 266

·     More Examples of Derivatives

·     P.265 number  21

·     HW: continue review; see this solution and that.

·     Review: PSTs

·     Factoring  Incomplete Perfect Squares

·     Practice: worksheet

·     HW: complete the rest of worksheet

Thur. Apr 19

·     Review – Rates and Trigonometry

·     Some Curve Sketching

·     Applications of Exponential and Logarithmic Derivatives

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handout

·     Review – Rates and Trigonometry

·     Some Curve Sketching

·     Applications of Exponential and Logarithmic Derivatives

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handout

·     Review – PSTs and Difference of Perfect Squares

·     Took up a Difference of Cubes item

·     Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring – Process and Examples

·     Quiz Returned: please work on corrections

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handout (at least #1 – 12)

Wed. Apr 18

·     See a  rough  graphing solution here.

·     Applications of Trig Functions – Part 2

·     See notes here.

·     HW: a reasonable sample from second handout given in class

·     See a  rough  graphing solution here.

·     Applications of Trig Functions – Part 2

·     See notes here.

·     HW: a reasonable sample from second handout given in class

·     Quiz

·     Sum/Difference of perfect Cubes – Practice

·     Problem Solving

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handout on Sum/Difference of Perfect Cubes

Tue. Apr 17

·     Quiz

·     Applications of Trig Functions – 1

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes above

·     Quiz

·     Applications of Trig Functions – 1

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes above

·     Review – Simple Trinomial PSTs

·     Problem Solving with Factoring (Warm up questions)

·     Factoring a Sum/Difference of perfect Cubes

·     HW: finish last nights HW and textbook – p.253 – 254   #1 - 6

Mon.  Apr 16

·     Derivatives of Other Trig. Functions

·     See notes: version 1, version 2

·     HW: p.260 # 1- 5, 8, 10, 11

·     Derivatives of Other Trig. Functions

·     See notes: version 1, version 2

·     HW: p.260 # 1- 5, 8, 10, 11

·     Non-Negativity of Perfect Squares (Non-Negativity of PSTs)

·     Completing the Square on a Simple Trinomial – Process (using b to get c)

·     Practice – handout – see here

·     HW: finish class handout; please review this carefully

Fri. Apr 13

·     Trigonometric Limits. See notes here.

·     Derivative of Sine and Cosine – see notes here.

·     HW: p.256 #1 – 5, 14

·     Trigonometric Limits. See notes here.

·     Derivative of Sine and Cosine – see notes here.

·     HW: p.256 #1 – 5, 14

·     More Difference of Perfect  Squares

·     Parity of Conjugate Binomials

·     Problem Solving with Difference of Perfect Squares

·     HW: finish handout from yesterday, finish PSTs from todays’ handout, and work on # 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 from Problem Solving with Difference of Squares handout

Thur. Apr 12

·     Work time: Derivative of Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

·     See this solution and that reference

·     Started Trigonometric Limits

·     HW: past HW and a sample from todays handouts

·     Work time: Derivative of Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

·     See this solution and that reference

·     Started Trigonometric Limits

·     HW: past HW and a sample from todays handouts

·     Difference  of Perfect Squares

·     Practice – a variety of questions

·     Perfect Square Trinomials (PSTs)

·     Examples

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handout questions

Wed. Apr 11

·     Derivative of a General Logarithmic Function – see notes here

·     An Interesting Limit

·     HW: p.578 #1, 2, 3a, 4acef, 5,, 7, 9a

·     Logarithmic Differentiation

·     HW: p.582 #1 – 9, 12, 13

·     Derivative of a General Logarithmic Function – see notes here

·     An Interesting Limit

·     HW: p.578 #1, 2, 3a, 4acef, 5,, 7, 9a

·     Logarithmic Differentiation

·     HW: p.582 #1 – 9, 12, 13

·     Review – Factoring Simple Trinomials

·     Factoring Non-Simple Trinomials

·     Solving Equations in Integers by Completing the Grouping

·     HW: class problem and a reasonable sample of Factoring Non-Simple Trinomials page (class handout)

Tue. Apr 10

·     OSSLT Day – no classes

·     OSSLT Day – no classes

·     OSSLT Day – no classes

Mon. Apr 9

·     Derivative of a Natural Logarithmic Function – see note here

·     HW: see note above

·     Derivative of a Natural Logarithmic Function – see note here

·     HW: see note above

·     Review – Factoring

·     Simple Quadratic Trinomials

·     Factoring Simple Quadratic Trinomials

·     HW: finish class handouts

Fri. Apr 6

·     Derivative of General Exponential Function – see notes.

·     HW: p.240 # 1 – 6,  7ab, 8

·     Derivative of General Exponential Function – see notes.

·     HW: p.240 # 1 – 6,  7ab, 8

·     Factoring by Grouping

·     Problem Solving Tactic: Creatively Adding zero

·     HW: finish class handout anf work on these questions.

·     Please see this.

Thur. Apr 5

·     Test 2

·     Test 2

·     Test 2

Wed. Apr 4

·     Derivative of y = e^x

·     Practice – worksheet – see here.

·     HW: p.232 #2 – 13, 15

·     See a solution to number 17 here.(book’s answer is correct)

·     Derivative of y = e^x

·     Practice – worksheet – see here.

·     HW: p.232 #2 – 13, 15

·     See a solution to number 17 here.(book’s answer is correct)

·     Literacy Activity

·     Common Factoring (Process, Examples)

·     HW: finish the  1st page of class handout – “Common Factoring”

Tue. Apr 3

·     Graphing Derivative Function

·     Review: p.196 – 197;   p.216 – 220

·     Please see this and that.

·     Graphing Derivative Function

·     Review: p.196 – 197;   p.216 – 220

·     Please see this and that.

·     Polynomials.

·     Distributive Law and Expanding.

·     Expanding and Simplifying Product of Polynomials.

·     HW: finish class handout

Thur. Mar 29

·     Related Rates – Part 2 - notes

·     HW: curve sketching; p.569 (textbook) #1cde, 2, 8 – 11, 18, 19, 21; test review

·     Related Rates – Part 2 - notes

·     HW: curve sketching; p.569 (textbook) #1cde, 2, 8 – 11, 18, 19, 21; test review

·     Review – Analytic Geometry

·     New Unit: Quadratic Relations – Algebra

·     Laws of Exponents

·     HW: a reasonable sample of Laws of Exponents, Analytic Geometry Review

Wed. Mar 28

·     Curve Sketching Questions Offered

·     Introduction to Related Rates

·     HW: see class notes

·     Curve Sketching Questions Offered

·     Introduction to Related Rates

·     HW: see class notes

·     Some Analytic Geometry Review

·     Practice: class handouts

·     HW: finish handout 1 and 25 minutes of the handout 2

Tue. Mar 27

·     Review: p.207 - 212 of the text book.

·     Working  on p.216 - 220.

·     Review: p.207 - 212 of the text book.

·     Working  on p.216 - 220.

·     work on side two of yesterday's handout - "Practice Questions" - number 4, 5, 7, 8. Students are then to work on p.104 - 105 of the textbook

Mon. Mar 26

·     Curve Sketching – Part 2

·     See notes here and here. Remark: example 2 graph has no “hole” in it.

·     HW: p.213 #4 cdij, 7, 9, 11

·     Curve Sketching – Part 2

·     See notes here and here. Remark: example 2 graph has no “hole” in it.

·     HW: p.213 #4 cdij, 7, 9, 11

·     Verifying properties of Geometric Figures – a worksheet (number 1)

·     Practice – from the worksheet

·     Analytic Geometry Problem Solving

·     See a solution here.

·     HW: #4,5 (side 1 – class handout); #1 – 3 (side 1 – class handout)

Fri. Mar 23

·     Curve Sketching – Part 1

·     See notes here and here.

·     HW: see class notes.

·     Curve Sketching – Part 1

·     See notes here and here.

·     HW: see class notes.

·     Midpoint Formula – Practice

·     Distance from a Point to a Line

·     Cartesian Median and Centroid – here

·     HW: finish class handout

Thur. Mar 22

·     Concavity and Points of Inflection

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes above.

·     Concavity and Points of Inflection

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see notes above.

·     Problem Solving: Circles

·     HW: assigned in class.

·     HW: (handout) -  p.3 #18, 20; p.5 # 14, 15; p.6 (a), (c); p.7 #2, 3 and                 work on unit outline

Wed. Mar 21

·     Asymptotes: Horizontal, Vertical, and Oblique. See notes here.

·     HW: p.193 #1, 5, 7, 9, 10, 12,14, 17

·     Asymptotes: Horizontal, Vertical, and Oblique. See notes here.

·     HW: p.193 #1, 5, 7, 9, 10, 12,14, 17

·     Tangent Line to a Circle and Point of Tangency

·     Practice/White boards

·     The Four Quick Points – General Circle

·     HW: p. 4 #1, 3, 5, 6, 7ac, 8, 11 (handout) and p.98 (textbook) #18, 19

Tue. Mar 20

·     Optimization Practice – 2

·     HW: finish  #1 – 7 from class handout

·     Time permitting: p.147 #18, 19,22-23; p.153 #13; p.156 – 160

·     See a solution here and here.

·     Optimization Practice – 2

·     HW: finish  #1 – 7 from class handout

·     Time permitting: p.147 #18, 19,22-23; p.153 #13; p.156 – 160

·     See a solution here and here.

·     Determining if a point is ON/INSIDE or OUTSIDE a circle. Regions with Circles.

·     Examples.

·     The Distance Formula.

·     Equation of a Circle Centered at (h, k).

·     Midpoint of a Horizontal Line Segment

·     Took up p.99 number 25

·     HW: class handout – first two pages and to review class notes

Mon. Mar 19

·     Optimization Practice – 1

·     HW: finish  #1 – 7 from class handout

·     Time permitting: p.147 #18, 19,22-23

·     Optimization Practice – 1

·     HW: finish  #1 – 7 from class handout

·     Time permitting: p.147 #18, 19,22-23

·     Distance from a Point to the Origin

·     Fixing the Distance: Equation of a Circle

·     Practice – previously provided handout

·     Practice: p.96 of textbook

·     The Four Quick Points

·     HW: p.98 # 10, 15, 16, 17, 19,21, 22, 25

Mar 12  -Mar 16

·     March Break

·     March Break

·     March Break

Fri. Mar 9

·     Optimization – Part  2 – Economics and Travel (Distance) – see notes here

·     HW: see class handout (above)

·     Optimization – Part  2 – Economics and Travel (Distance) – see notes here

·     HW: see class handout (above)

·     Quiz

·     Lines Segments in a Triangle.

·     Defining Triangle Centres – see here

·     See notes here and here.

·     HW: finish previous work and work through the notes posted in links above.

Thur. Mar 8

·     Quiz

·     Optimization – Part 1 – Measurement

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see class handout (above)

·     Quiz

·     Optimization – Part 1 – Measurement

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see class handout (above)

·     Divisor Counting – 3

·     Review – Divisor Counting

·     HW: exercises from “Divisor Counting – 3” part of handout

Wed. Mar 7

·     Maximum and Minimum on an Interval

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see class handout (above)

·     Remark: on p.138 #12 – the reason that cubic function has absolute minimum is that we consider an interval.

·     More velocity and acceleration practice is found here.

·     Maximum and Minimum on an Interval

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see class handout (above)

·     Remark: on p.138 #12 – the reason that cubic function has absolute minimum is that we consider an interval.

·     More velocity and acceleration practice is found here

·     Divisor Counting – 2

·     Two Types of Divisor Counting Problems

·     See this and this.

·     HW: the five problems assigned in class; if needed finish/review earlier work.

Tue. Mar 6

·     Increasing and Decreasing Functions

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see class handout

·     Increasing and Decreasing Functions

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see class handout

·     More LCM/GCD

·     Intro to Divisor Counting.

·     HW: a reasonable sample of the work assigned in class.

·     Please review here and here.

Mon. Mar 5

·     Position, Velocity, Acceleration

·     See class notes.

·     HW: see class handout

·     Position, Velocity, Acceleration

·     See class notes.

·     HW: see class handout

·     Took up some HW

·     LCM and GCD. See here.

·     HW: #1 – 9 from page 1 of class handout

Fri. Mar 2

·     Higher Order Derivatives

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see class handout (s)

·     Higher Order Derivatives

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see class handout (s)

·     Test 1

Thur. Mar 1

·     Test 1

·     Test 1

·     PND of Squares and Cubes

·     Some HW questions taken up

·     HW: review for the test as discussed in class earlier

Wed. Feb 28

·     Review - 2

·     HW: textbook work – see the day before and a handout from class

·     Review - 2

·     HW: textbook work – see the day before and a handout from class

·     Problem Solving Continued.

·     New Unit: Number Theory and Analytic Geometry started  - Primes and Composites, Prime Number Decomposition (PND)

·     Review time

·     HW: Review for the test

Tue. Feb 27

·     Review - 1

·     p. 92 #2, 6 – 9, 11, 12, 14, 15, 17; p. 110 #2 – 5;p. 56 #1 - 12, 13a, 15ac, 16 – 20;p. 60 #1 – 8

·     Time permitting:  work more on class handouts – here and here

·     See solutions here and here

·     HW: review

·     See this and this and that as well

·     Review - 1

·     p. 92 #2, 6 – 9, 11, 12, 14, 15, 17; p. 110 #2 – 5;p. 56 #1 - 12, 13a, 15ac, 16 – 20;p. 60 #1 – 8

·     Time permitting:  work more on class handouts – here and here

·     See solutions here and here

·     HW: review

·     See this and this and that as well

·     Problem Solving – Part 2

·     Break-Even Point – see notes

·     Review – Game

·     HW: 3 word problems, 2 questions from today’s problem solving sheet and review for the test

Mon. Feb 26

·     Implicit Differentiation

·     See notes here.

·     More Chain Rule Practice

·     HW: see class handout

·     Implicit Differentiation

·     See notes here.

·     More Chain Rule Practice

·     HW: see class handout

·     Problem Solving with Linear Systems

·     Group work

·     HW: 7 problems (2 from today’s handout, 5 from 84 - problem handout)

Fri. Feb 23

·     Review – Composite Functions

·     Chain Rule – see notes here

·     See a limit solution here (Try on your own first, please!)

·     HW: see class notes

·     Review – Composite Functions

·     Chain Rule – see notes here

·     See a limit solution here (Try on your own first, please!)

·     HW: see class notes

·     Quiz

·     Linear Systems with Literal Coefficients

·     See notes here.

·     HW: finish #1,2 from class handout and one problem of each type (as discussed in class)

Thur. Feb 22

·     Quiz

·     Product Rule Revisited: leading into The General Version of Power Rule

·     The Quotient Rule – examples and practice – see notes here

·     HW: see class handout

·     Quiz

·     Product Rule Revisited: leading into The General Version of Power Rule

·     The Quotient Rule – examples and practice – see notes here

·     HW: see class handout

·     Word Problems on Linear Systems

·     Investment Type, Mixture Types

·     HW: one problem of each type

Wed. Feb 21

·     Here and here are some solutions

·     Review – limits, derivatives

·     The Product Rule – see notes here

·     HW: see class handout

·     See solution to number 17 here

·     Here and here are some solutions

·     Review – limits, derivatives

·     The Product Rule – see notes here

·     HW: see class handout

·     See solution to number 17 here

·     Took up (-1, 2) HW question

·     A Proof by Contradiction

·     Quizzes returned

·     Word problems - #4, 5, etc from p. 1 of previous handout

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handout

Tue. Feb 20

·     See this, that and this.

·     Derivatives of Polynomial Functions

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see class handout

·     See this, that and this

·     Derivatives of Polynomial Functions

·     See notes here.

·     HW: see class handout

·     Review – Elimination

·     Problem Solving with Elimination with an Excursion to Number Theory

·     Word Problems with Linear Systems

·     HW: problem offered in class, 4 linear systems (substitution/elimination), #3 from word problems handout

·     See this and that as well.

Mon. Feb 19

·     Family Day – No classes

·     Family Day – No classes

·     Family Day – No classes

Fri. Feb 16

·     The Derivative Function

·     See notes here.

·     See this, and that and that

·     HW: see class handout

·     The Derivative Function

·     See notes here.

·     See this, and that and that

·     HW: see class handout

·     Review – Gaussian Sums

·     Solving Linear Systems by Elimination

·     Examples (coefficients of same and of different magnitudes for the variable to be eliminated)

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handout as discussed in class

Thur. Feb 15

·     Work Period: Examples of Calculating Limits and Individual Work

·     Work Period: Examples of Calculating Limits and Individual Work

·     Review – Substitution

·     Gaussian Sums

·     HW: a reasonable sample of class handout as discussed in class

Wed. Feb 14

·     Quiz

·     Limits at Infinity and Infinite Limits

·     See a note here

·     HW: finish class handout and work on #1 from practice sheet

·     Quiz

·     Limits at Infinity and Infinite Limits

·     See a note here

·     HW: finish class handout and work on #1 from practice sheet

·     Review – Number of Solutions to a Linear System (case analysis)

·     Solving Linear Systems by Substitution and Comparison

·     Classwork – last two pages of previous handout

·     HW: p.1, p.2 #1 - 3 from todays handout

Tue. Feb 13

·     Continuity. Function Continuous at x =a

·     Discontinuity. Types of Discontinuities.

·     See notes here.

·     See solution to number 14 on p.47 here

·     See solution to number 16 on p.47 here

·     HW: see class notes (link above)

·     Continuity. Function Continuous at x =a

·     Discontinuity. Types of Discontinuities.

·     See notes here.

·     See solution to number 14 on p.47 here

·     See solution to number 16 on p.47 here

·     HW: see class notes (link above)

·     Graphing Straight Lines: 2 methods (slope-y-intercept, intercepts)

·     Intro to Linear Systems

·     Solving Linear Systems by Graphing

·     Cases/Number of Solutions

·     HW: class handout – p.3,  p.5

Mon.Feb 12

·     Properties of Limits

·     See notes here and here.

·     Textbooks distributed.

·     HW: p.45 #4 – 10, 12,15,16

·     Properties of Limits

·     See notes here and here.

·     Textbooks distributed.

·     HW: p.45 #4 – 10, 12,15,16

·     Linear Relations and Equations

·     Slope-Y-int and Standard Forms

·     Parallel and Perpendicular Lines

·     HW: p.1-2 of class handout and p.3 Example 1, Example 2

Fri. Feb 9

·     The Limit of a Function

·     See notes here.

·     HW: p. 38 #4, 6 – 11, 13,14, 15  see here

·     Solution to #22 on p.21 is here

·     The Limit of a Function

·     See notes here.

·     HW: p. 38 #4, 6 – 11, 13,14, 15  see here

·     Solution to #22 on p.21 is here

·     Took up two HW questions

·     Group Work

·     Heuristics: making a simpler problem, looking for a pattern

·     Problem Solving with Patterning – a class handout

·     HW: word problems assigned in class

Thur. Feb 8

·     Rates of Change

·     See notes here

·     HW: p.29 #4, 7, 8, 10-13, 15bc, 18, 20,22

·     See solutions here and here

·     Rates of Change

·     See notes here

·     HW: p.29 #4, 7, 8, 10-13, 15bc, 18, 20,22

·     See solutions here and here

·     Problem Solving( Pythagorean Theorem, Shaded Area/Complimentary Counting)

·     Fractional Equations (Clearing Fractions)

·     Group work

·     HW: a reasonable sample from Fractional Equations

Wed. Feb 7

·     Secants and Tangents

·     Slope of a Tangent (as a Limit of a slope of a secant)

·     See solutions to class examples

·     HW: p.18 #3, 6, 8b, 9c, 10b, 11, 17, 19 -23

·     Secants and Tangents

·     Slope of a Tangent (as a Limit of a slope of a secant)

·     See solutions to class examples

·     HW: p.18 #3, 6, 8b, 9c, 10b, 11, 17, 19 -23

·     More Fractions Exercises

·     Fraction Challenge offered

·     More Problem Solving (with heuristics) – the Equating Areas Approach

·     Concepts of Conjecture and Counterexample discussed

·     Took up word problem 4 from HW

·     The Worm Problem – see a solution here

·     Word Problems -  group work/presenting

·     HW: word problem #5, 6 and problems offered in class discussion

Tue. Feb 6

·     Rationalizing Denominators and Numerators (class handout)

·     See some solutions here.

·     A solution from review is here.

·     HW: p.9 #1, 2ac, 3abdf, 4bc, 6abdef, 7 ; a reasonable sample of worksheet 2. 8

·     Rationalizing Denominators and Numerators (class handout)

·     See some solutions here.

·     A solution from review is here.

·     HW: p.9 #1, 2ac, 3abdf, 4bc, 6abdef, 7 ; a reasonable sample of worksheet 2. 8

·     Fraction Work (Reducing, Adding/Subtracting, Multiplying/Dividing, Mixed Numbers vs Improper Fractions)

·     Problem Solving with Fractions – 1 (heuristics, patterning, work/rate)

·     HW:  a reasonable sample of fractions practice and #2, 4 from word problems page (handout)

Mon. Feb 5

·     Intro to Course

·     A New Factorization Pattern

·     Review – “Are You Ready…”

·     See answers here.

·     HW: a reasonable sample of review exercises

·     Intro to Course

·     A New Factorization Pattern

·     Review – “Are You Ready…”

·     See answers here.

·     HW: a reasonable sample of review exercises

·     Intro to Course.

·     Expectations.

·     Diagnostic Assessment

·     Review – “Review and Preview – 1”

·     HW: a reasonable sample of review exercises