Precalculus Week 12 and 13 ending 11/21

PS 5 is due at the start of class. If you are in school today but you miss class, it is due before you leave. If you miss school today, I need your PS by 7:55 AM tomorrow (or when you arrive at school. Show me your late pass from the office)

Updated 11/13@ 6:12 PM: I uploaded my work and answers into the Moodle>Problem Set Answer Keys. You will not have access if you did not turn in your work.

Monday

If you are missing class today, watch this video:

In class:

·         Section 3.5: Learning Target: We will be able to find inverses of radical functions.

·         Lippman (ed 1: p 212) (Ed 1.5 p 235) ex  1 – 19 Odds

·         Moodle> MOM Section 3.8 required for those of you still completing them (Note: the average of the people still completing MOM is higher than the average of those people who have opted out)

·         MOM>Chapter 3 Review Try them all, earn a 70% earn 5 bonus points on the test on Friday

·         Paper Review for Chapter 3 <link> My  <Paper Review Key>

There is also an optional online End of Chapter 3 test in Moodle. If you complete the review, try that for a second Summative assessment. This needs to be completed before the test on Friday.

HW

  • Today’s work
  • PS 6 Fall 2017 due 11/20
  • Name Project see <link> Due by 11/21 Here is a Google form for your submission <link>
  • Honors/Running start project: The first due date is Sunday, you have to have watched the videos in Moodle and the 5 practice problems completed. If you have done this and want to try one of the test questions during callback, schedule yourself.

Tuesday – Thursday

In class

Work day preparing for the exam

HW

PS 6

This week’s work

Friday

In Class

Chapter 3 paper test. You may bring a dbl sided 8.5 by 11 sheet of notes.

The test is timed. You only have class time to complete it.

HW

  • PS 6
  • Name Project
  • Honors/Running start project: The first due date is Sunday, you have to have watched the videos in Moodle and the 5 practice problems completed. If you have done this and want to try one of the test questions during callback, schedule yourself.

Monday 11/20

PS 6 is due

  • Name Project
  • Honors/Running start project: I will allow you to attempt a quiz question during class this week if you have completed the Name project and you have shown me that you have completed the practice questions.

HW

  • Name Project
  • Honors project

Tuesday 11/21

  • Same as Monday
  • No HW if you have completed the Name project and the practice problems for the Honors project.

 

 

Precalculus Week 11 ending 11/9

Updated 11/6: Due to an incorrect time, You can have until Friday night at Midnight to submit the Moodle>Sections 2.4, 2.5, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3 Quiz
Due Fri 11/10/17, 11:59 pm
If you submitted this before the deadline and want another attemp, let me know.

Since you had wanted an extra workday on Friday 11/3, I assigned this video for homework due at the start of class today.

Monday

In class:

  • Learning Target: We will be able to write a rational function to represent a graph.
  • Assignment: Lippmann (edition 1) p 202: 25- 37 odds (edition 1.5) p 252: 25-37 odds.

I have a faculty meeting to attend so I won’t be available for help until after 3:30.

HW:

  • Finish these 7 exercises
  • Moodle > MOM >Graphs of Rational functions
  •  PS 5 Fall 2017 . Due Monday 11/13

Long Term assignments:

  • Name Project see <link> Due by 11/21
  • Moodle> Honors Precalculus/Running Start Project: First deadline 11/19

Tuesday

Learning Target: We will be able to write a rational function from described features.

  • Lippman (ed 1) p 202: 19-21 odds. (ed 1.5) p 225: 19-21 odds  Do the evens if you need to.
  • There is a Moodle> MOM section 3.7 (3.4 ed 1) assignment available if you want to start it.

I have a Mathematics Department meeting to attend so I won’t be available for help until after 3:30.

HW:

Today’s Work

See Monday

Wednesday

Learning Target: We will be able to graph a rational function by hand given the equation

Lippman (ed 1) p 201: 1 – 17 odds. (ed 1.5) p 224 same exercises. Do the even numbered exercises if you need to.

HW:

Today’s Work

See Monday

Thursday

In Class:

  • A work day.
  • I am not available for help this afternoon due to Parent Conferences (unless no parents have signed up).

HW:

  • This week’s work
  • Be ready to start the last section in Chapter 3 on Monday.

We will be testing out of Chapter 3 on Friday 11/17. You will have an online component  that will be available soon + and in-class, pencil and paper no calculator component.

Friday

No School

 

Precalculus Week 10 ending 11/3

Monday

In Class

Learning Target: We will be able to find all find all zeros of a polynomial (real and imaginary) and write as linear factors.  

Due Wednesday 11/1: Lippman Sec 3.8 (ed 1.5) 1 – 41 odds. Here is  PDF if you do not have your copy handy  Lippman Section 3-6 Complex zeros with answers

In Moodle> You will see a MOM Section 3.4 – 3.6 assignment. Due by Monday 11/6.

HW:

Take Home test out at Moodle <link> : I have a 29 question quiz available that must be completed by Friday 11/3 @ 2:30. See the directions on the quiz. I won’t allow you time in class to work on this beyond making sure that you have access to the exam.

Today’s work

My Open Math Section 3.4 – 3.6

Name Project Assigned see <link> Due by 11/21

Problem set 5 is assigned. Due Monday 11/6 by the start of class. Here is a copy PS 5 Fall 2017

Tuesday

Workday: Get the book work and Section 3-4 to 3.6 finished.

HW:

This week’s work

Wednesday

In Class: Last workday for Sections 3.4 – 3.6.

HW:

This week’s work

Thursday

In Class:

Learning Target: We will be able to write the equation of a rational function from a graph.

Lippman (Ed 1.5)  p 225:  25 – 37 odds  (Ed 1) p 202 Same numbers

HW

This week’s work

Friday

In class:

Another work day for writing rational functions from a graph. There is a HW quiz (Formative)  on this work in Moodle. It is required for all and you must have it done by Sunday night at Midnight.

HW:

PS 5 is due Monday

Name Project

Hopefully you have the Take-home quiz finished. It is due by 2:30.

Video for Monday’s Class:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Precalculus Week 9 ending 10/27 (End of QTR 1)

Monday

In Class:

You did watch this video <link> , correct?

· Learning target: We will be able to write equations for polynomial functions given the graph or characteristics.

Working on Section 3.3: p 185 (Edition 1) or page 186 (Edition 1.5) : 1, 7, 9-51 odds. Due Thursday.

There is also a MOM exercise set that is required for the people who are still doing them. Due by Friday 10/27. This is highly recommended for those people who bailed on the MOM exercises.

HW:

This work

· Name Project Assigned see <link> Due by 11/21


Tuesday

In Class:

· Workday for section 3.3

HW:

This week’s work


Wednesday:

I am not here as I am working with the Seniors for their community service day.

Get your work finished. I will be here after school.


Updated 10-25-2017

Thursday:

For marking per 2 work, use this new Moodle <link>. After this weekend, you will be automatically sent to the new Moodle site. Your Username is the same as it was. Your initial password is (see board in my classroom). You may change it. The mail system is NOT working yet in this new site.

I have a 29 question quiz available that must be completed by Friday 11/3 @ 2:30. See the directions on the quiz.

Learning Targets:

We will be able to divide polynomials using polynomial long division.

We will be able to divide polynomials by linear factors using synthetic division.

Edition 1.5 p 197 1 – 19 odds Here is a copy online Lippman Sec 3-4


Friday

In Class:

Learning targets: We will be able to find the remaining real zeros using division given one real zero.

Edition 1.5 p 197 21-28 all

There is a MOM assignment that you can begin working on (See Moodle)

HW:

Book Work

Moodle: MOM section 3.4 – 3.6

Quiz

Problem set 5 is assigned. Due Monday 11/6 by the start of class. Here is a copy PS 5 Fall 2017

 

Precalculus Week 8 ending 10/20

Monday

PS 4 is due. I’ll give you a break with these until 10/30.

My answers ps 4 key

In class

Learning Targets:

  • We will be able to identify power functions given an equation or a graph.
  • We will be able to identify the coefficients, terms and degree of power functions
  • We will be able to describe long run and short run behavior of power functions

You should have watched the video for HW this last weekend. Make sure to have your notes out. If you are looking at this on Sunday 10/15 :

Do Sec 3.1 p 162: Ex # 1 – 33 odds

HW:

This work

In Moodle there will is a quiz that is mostly multiple choice with a single “show me your work” question. You may do the Show me your work problem on paper and turn that in. This quiz covers all of Chapter 2. It will be due by Monday 10/23 at the end of the school day. You will have little time to work on it during class.

Tuesday

In class:

Work day to finish section 3.1. Due by the end of class. Complete this HW quiz as a check on your understanding. This is a formative quiz grade and it is due by midnight tonight.

HW:

HW Quiz

Wednesday

In Class

  • We will be be able to create an equations for a quadratic function given a graph or key features.
  • We will be able to find x -intercepts by factoring, using the quadratic formula and graphically

HO + Notes

Lippman Sec 3.2 p 173 – 176: Ex 1-59 odds.

HW:

This week’s work

Thursday:

Work day finishing Section 3.2

Another HW check quiz

HW

This week’s work

Friday

Wrapping this week up. Get caught up.

HW:

Watch this video and take notes for Monday (Section 3.3)

Precalculus Week 7 ending 10/13

 

Monday No School
Tuesday PS 3 is due at the beginning of class

My answers PS3 Key

In class:

· Learning Target: We will be able to use a spreadsheet to find a linear regression model and assess its utility.

Guessing r <link>

· Lippman p 144-145: 1- 13 odd exercises

Spreadsheet with exercise data <link>

HW

· PS 4 due Monday 10/16 at the beginning of class.

· MOM Chapter 2 Linear Review. Due by 10/20 @ 2:30PM (See Moodle)

If you are going to retake Chapter 1 Moodle or Chapter 1 Paper test, prep for them.

After school meeting for me until 3:30

Wednesday Work day

COmplete Lippman p 144-145: 1- 13 odd exercises

There is a MOM Sec 2.4 assignment in Moodle

HW

· PS 4 due Monday 10/16 at the beginning of class.

· MOM Chapter 2 Linear Review. Due by 10/20 @ 2:30PM (See Moodle)

If you are going to retake Chapter 1 Moodle or Chapter 1 Paper test, prep for them.

Thursday In class:

Learning Target: We will be able to solve absolute value equations and inequalities graphically and algebraically.

Lippman p 153-154 1-25 odds

MOM Section 2.5 (See Moodle)

HW:

· PS 4

· Today’s work

If you are going to retake Chapter 1 Moodle or Chapter 1 Paper test, prep for them.

Friday In class:

· Workday Finish Section 2.5 book work and online

· MOM Linear Review (See Moodle)

HW:

PS 4

· This Week’s Work

· Watch This video for Section 3.1.

for Monday.

After school meeting for me until 3:30

If you are going to retake Chapter 1 Moodle or Chapter 1 Paper test, prep for them.

 

Precalculus Week 6 Ending 10/5

Monday

In Class:

PS 2 is due at the beginning of class

CLICK HERE FOR THE KEY > pc ps 2 key

Work day

If you are going to earn the +5 bonus points, your work to your chosen Practice Exam post is due in Moodle by midnight

Posted 10-3  Chap1 Practice Test Key + Graph

MOM + Bookwork is due by class time tomorrow

HW:

Complete work

Study for Chapter 1 test. Look at the practice exam, try the exercises, look at people’s posts as a key.

Make yourself a sheet of note of exercises/Ideas that are giving you trouble. You can refer to this as you take the in class test on Wednesday.

Complete the Online part of the Exam 1 exam in Moodle>Chapter 1 Work area. This is due by Midnight Friday night 10/6

PreCalculus PS 3 F17 is Due by Tuesday 10/10 @ classtime.

Tuesday

In Class

Review Activity. You will not have time to complete old work during class.

HW:

Study for test.

See Monday’s HW

Wednesday:

In class:

Paper and Pencil test on Chapter 1 ideas

HW:

PS 3

Online Test

Thursday:

In Class

Review Test

We are going to do a really quick review of the first 3 sections in Chapter 2.

Exercises :

Optional. Do them if you want a grade. You are responsible to know the material. I also have a MOM assignment in Moodle that is optional. You won’t have time in class to complete this work after today.

p 107: ex 5, 7, 15, 17 – 21, 23, 29, 41, 43, 47

p 122: ex 1 – 6, 13 – 21 odd, 25, 25 – 3341 – 47 odds

p 134: ex 1, 3, 9

Friday: No School

 

 

 

Precalculus Week 5 Assignments ending 9/29

Monday In Class:

Random selection for HW check

·         Exploration: Transformation of Toolkit Functions Jigsaw-

·         Lippmann p 82-86: 1- 73 odds p 87 all

·         There is also a MOM assignment for this section

HW

·         This work

·         PS 2

·         Watch this video <link> and take notes for Wednesday

Tuesday In Class:

Work day for Section 1.5

HW:

This work + PS 2

Wednesday In Class

Learning Target: We will be able to find and value the inverse of a function defined by a graph, equation, table and English.

·         Work day for Section 1.6 work

Required:

Section 1.6 p 99: 1 – 23 odds

HW

·         Finish anything you do not have completed

Thursday In class:

Work Day

HW:

This week’s work

Friday I am out at a conference today.

In Class:

Work day.

HW:

·         Anything not finished

·         In Moodle, make a post to one of the Practice Exam Questions. You need to claim an exercise and then complete your work. Make your post in the Practice Exam discussion forum.  You can do your work on paper, snap a photo of it and upload it to the discussion forum. If you need some help doing this, see this video:

 

 

Precalculus Week 4 ending 9/22

Monday Problem Set 1 is due at the beginning of class

My work to PS 1

In Class:

·         Work day to finish Section 1.4 both book work and MOM

·         Working on the practice quiz practice test key

HW:

·         Anything you do not have finished

·         ps 2 <link> <link> due Monday 10/2

 

Tuesday  In Class:

Catching up if you have been slacking

Working on the practice quiz questions.

In Moodle, you will see a two part online quiz. Part 1 is a set of MOM style Questions

Part 2 are multiple choice. You are allowed 3 attempts. If you make an incorrect choice, you lose 1/3 of your credit.

Tomorrow, Wednesday, Friday you are completing a paper and pencil show your work set of questions. Once you are finished, you may keep working on the online quiz portions.

HW:

Online Quizzes Due Friday

PS 2

Wednesday Workday
Thursday Work Day
 Friday  In Class:

  • Quiz day
  • MOM Section 1.3 and 1.4 are due and in the gradebook.

HW:

  • Finish the online quizzes if you are not done.
  • PS 2 due 10/2
Monday  In Class:

Learning target: We will be able to recognize transformations of toolkit functions and be able graph them and write functions to represent graphs.

Read Textbook pp 61-81 and/or watch this video:

All are responsible for this work:

  • Lippmann p 82-86: 1- 73 odds p 87 all
  • There is also a MOM assignment for this section (See Moodle)

HW:

Today’s work.

PS 2

Tuesday  In Class:

Workday: Finishing the book work + MOM exercises

HW:

  • This work if you are not finished
  • PS 2 Watch this video for Thursday and take notes

 

Precalculus Assignments Week 3 Ending 9/15

Monday In Class:

·         Mad Minute Factoring

·         Learning Target: You will be able to identify concavity, recognize max/min values and be able to state when a function is increasing/decreasing

·         Learning Target: We will be able to identify when a function is increasing/decreasing/constant from a graph.

·         Working on page 47-48 all odd numbered exercises

 

HW:

·      PS 1 Fa17 PC Due 9/18 at the beginning of class. If you need some help, check out my work for the  Practice PS 1 PC F17

Watch this video for Wednesday

for Wednesday and complete these notes <lippman 1-4 Notes>

Tuesday In Class:

Mad Minute Factoring

Log onto Moodle

Work day. Paper based problems + MOM assignment

HW

Video and notes

PS 1

Wednesday In Class

·         Mad Minute Factoring

·         Learning Target: We will be able to evaluate a function that depends on the result of another function using graphs and tables

·         .Lippmann p 57:  ex 1-20

HW:

  • Working on MOM Section 1.2 + 1.3
  • PS 1
Thursday In Class:

  Mad Minute

  Learning Target: We will be able to write and simplify composite functions

  Lippmann pp 57-58 21- 28

HW

  Finishing MOM Section 1.2 + 1.3

  Working on MOM 1-4

PS 1

Friday In class:

Work day

Any book work you do not have finished

MOM sec 1-2 + 1-3 and 1-4

HW

Anything you do not have finished

PS 1