MPM2D1  Grade 10 Academic Math
Unit 4 – Quadratic Functions
Link to course units: Unit 1 Unit 2 Unit 3 Unit 4 Unit 5
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Quadratics 
Nov
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Vertex
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Nov
29 
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Quadratics
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Dec
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Dec
10 
Unit 4:
Quadratic Functions
Date 
Topic/Learning
goals 
Daily
Work/Assignments 
Fri Nov
16 
Quadratic
Functions – Part 1 We will learn how to graph a quadratic function using the step
pattern, and determine how p, and q effect the graph. For graphing you can use Desmos app or Desmos
online graphing calculator. 
CP p. 102 – 109 
Mon Nov
19 
Quadratic
Functions – Part 2 We will be graphing a quadratic function using the step pattern,
and determine how a
effects the graph. 
CP p. 110 – 115 Text p. 364/5 #2, 4, 7 
Tue Nov
20 
Vertex
form for the equation of a quadratic function To consolidate and learn how to use the vertex form to write the
equation and graph a quadratic function. Perfect
Square Trinomials  Review 
CP p. 116  118 Text p. 3657 #5, 6, 8, 9, 11
– 13 
Wed Nov
21 
Quiz – Quadratics (Online) Completing
the square – Part 1 To learn to convert the equation of a simple trinomial from
standard form to vertex form. Completing the Square I  Tutorial 
CP p. 118119 Text p. 390 #1, 2, 4, 5, 6 
Thu Nov
22 
Completing
the square – Part 2 + Practice To learn to convert the equation of a complex trinomial from
standard form to vertex form. Completing the Square II  Tutorial Completing
the Square  PowerPoint 
CP p. 120 Text p. 391 #7 – 9 HW pages can be downloaded here 
Fri Nov
23 
PD
Day – No Classes 

Mon Nov
26 
Converting
quadratic forms To learn to convert the equation of a quadratic function from one
form to any other form (i.e. standard, vertex, factored) 
CP p. 121 Text p. 351 #1, 2, 5 – 12 
Tue Nov
27 
Graphing
Quadratics We will graph quadratics in standard form by converting to vertex
form first. 
CP p. 122–125 (odd numbers
only) Check your answers here 
Wed Nov
28 
Solving
Quadratic Equations by Factoring and/or Completing the Square To remind ourselves how to use factoring to solve a quadratic and
to learn how to use completing the square to solve a quadratic
equation Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square 
Tutorial 
CP
p. 126127 (odd numbers only) 
Thu Nov
29 
Quiz  Vertex Form of Quadratic Quadratic
Formula We will develop the quadratic formula and use it to solve
quadratic equations. Developing the Quadratic Formula Class Notes Quadratic
Formula  PowerPoint Developing Quadratic Formula  Tutorial 
CP p. 128 – 131 Text p. 403 #4, 6, 12 HW pages can be downloaded here 
Fri Nov
30 
Quadratic
Formula – Discriminant To determine how many roots a quadratic equation has using the
discriminant. We will practice
our skills with solving quadratic equations. 
Text p. 403 #3, 5, 8, 9, 11, 14, 17,
20, 24 CP p. 134 HW pages can be downloaded here 
Mon Dec
3 
Quadratic
Assignment Practice methods of solving quadratics 
Start Unit Review on CP P. 139 
Tue Dec
4 
Quadratic
Assignment – Work Period Practice methods of solving quadratics Solving Quadratic Problems To use our skills with solving equations to solve quadratic word problems. 
Text p. 404 #13, 15, 16, 18, 19,
21, 22, 25 
Wed Dec
5 
Optimization
Problems – Day 1 We will develop a strategy for solving max/min problems involving
quadratics. 
CP p. 135136 CP p. 137 #1 – 7 Text p. 355 #21 p.
391 #11 – 14 HW pages can be downloaded here 
Thu Dec
6 
Review We will discuss test topics and practice our skills with
quadratics. Min Max problem of price increase type  Tutorial Min Max problem of RevenueCostProfit type  Tutorial Height Problem solved with quadratic formula not with
factoring  Tutorial 
CP p. 137 – 138 CP p. 139 – 140 Text p. 404 #12, 23, 26 Text p. 429 (Practice Test)
Optional Review: Text p. 418
– 428 
Fri Dec
7 
Optimization
Problems – Day 2 To practice our skills with solving max/min problems involving
quadratics. 
CP p. 138 Text p. 355 #22 p. 391
#15 – 18, 20, 23 
Mon Dec
10 
UNIT
TEST #4 
UNIT TEST #4 