MPM2DG1 - Grade 10 Gifted/Enriched Math

Unit 3 – Quadratic Equations

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Unit 3:  Quadratic Equations

 Date 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     Zero and Negative Exponents To determine the rules for working with zero and negative exponents Handout Do 5 of each type of question     Do the following as self-check: Mon Apr 9 Expanding Polynomials We will review how to expand polynomials and improve our skills with binomial products     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 x2+bx+c Thu Apr 12 Factoring by Grouping To learn to factor using the techniques of factoring by grouping       Factoring difficult trinomials We will learn to factor quadratics in the form ax2+bx+c 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 x2 – y2     Factoring Summary We will practice our skills with all types of factoring and learn to combine them Do various questions from handout. P. 84 #1-9 P. 85 #7-8, 11   Answers to P. 84 Mon Apr 16 Cube Factoring To use our skills to determine how to factor x3 ± y3 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) (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.) 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