### Course Description

### Monday May 14

reviewed for final exam;

the final exam will be Wednesday at 3:45

### Friday May 11

reviewed for final exam;

the final exam will be over

6-matrices

7-conics

8-vectors

9-polar coordinates and complex numbers

10-sequences and series

### Thursday May 10

discussed and worked examples on p.772;

the final exam will be over

6-matrices

7-conics

8-vectors

9-polar coordinates and complex numbers

10-sequences and series

### Wednesday May 9

discussed p.772;

discussed the product rule and the quotient rule for finding derivatives

p.772 #28-32, 40-44 even

### Tuesday May 8

discussed p.762;

scaled back p.762 #2-6 (any 2), 8-16 (any 2), 18-22 (any 1), 26-30 (any 1);

discussed derivatives;

get started on p.772 #8-24 even

### Monday May 7

used limits to find the slope of a function, as well as the speed of an object from a position vs. time function;

p.762 #2-22, 26-30 even

### Friday May 4

more discussion on limits;

p.754 #2-20, 24-30, 36-42 even

### Thursday May 3

discussed yesterday’s quiz on sections 11-1, 11-2, 11-3, & 11-7;

discussed limits;

p.743 #2-24, 34-42 even

### Wednesday May 2

quiz on sections 11-1, 11-2, 11-3, & 11-7;

read: pp.736-741 (limits)

### Tuesday May 1

discussed p.720;

reviewed parts of chapter 11 for quiz tomorrow

quiz on sections 11-1, 11-2, 11-3, & 11-7 tomorrow

### Monday April 30

discussed a problem on p.681 with the z-score calculator;

discussed/demonstrated finding linear regression equations and correlation coefficients with Excel;

p.720 #2, 4 (do items a, c & e only), 8, 10

### Friday April 27

no class, due to various activities

### Thursday April 26

discussed normal distributions and z-scores;

worked an example using a z-score calculator;

p.681 #4-16 even

### Wednesday April 25

continued discussing probability distributions;

finish p.671 #2-14, 20, 22 even

### Tuesday April 24

continued discussing probability distributions;

continue p.671 #2-14, 20, 22 even

### Monday April 23

discussed probability distributions;

p.671 #2-14, 20, 22 even

### Sunday April 22

worked more with histograms with Excel;

continue p.660 #2-14

### Friday April 20

discussed box and whisker plots;

discussed histograms;

created some histograms with Excel;

p.660 #2-14

### Thursday April 19

discussed test 10

if you haven’t already, read: pp.654-659 (descriptive statistics)

### Wednesday April 18

test 10

read: pp.654-659 (descriptive statistics)

### Tuesday April 17

discussed quiz 10.2;

reviewed chapter 10

test 10 tomorrow

### Monday April 16

quiz 10.2;

test 10 on Wednesday

### Friday April 13

no class, due to Academy Days

### Thursday April 12

discussed p.642;

reviewed the last two lessons;

quiz 10.2 on Monday

### Wednesday April 11

discussed partial sum approximations of transcendental functions;

discussed the Euler identity, and natural logs of negative numbers;

p.642 #8-18, 22-32, 36-40 even

### Tuesday April 10

discussed p.633;

worked more examples of binomial expansion;

p.633 #2-8, 12-20, 32-36 even , due tomorrow

### Monday April 9

discussed quiz 10.1;

discussed Pascal’s triangle and binomial coefficients;

p.633 #2-8, 12-20, 32-36 even

### Wednesday April 4

no class; beginning of home leave

### Tuesday April 3

quiz 10.1

### Monday April 2

discussed 615;

reviewed what we’ve done so far on p.620;

quiz 10.1 tomorrow

### Friday March 30

discussed 605;

defined/discussed geometric sequences and series;

worked examples from the problem set;

p.615 #2-6, 10-14, 20-24, 32-36, 40-44, 48-52 even

### Thursday March 29

discussed 595;

defined/discussed arithmetic sequences and series;

worked examples from the problem set;

p.605 #2-8, 10-22, 28-32, 40-42, 46-50 even

### Wednesday March 28

discussed test 9;

defined/discussed sequences and series;

worked examples from the problem set;

p.595 #2-14, 18-24, 28, 30, 36-40 even

### Tuesday March 27

test 9;

read pp. 590-594 (sequences and series)

### Monday March 26

discussed quiz 9.2;

reviewed chapter 9;

test 9 tomorrow

### Friday March 23

quiz 9.2;

test 9 on Tuesday

### Thursday March 22

discussed learning math with a fixed mindset vs. a growth mindset;

briefly reviewed complex numbers in polar coordinates;

quiz 9.2 on tomorrow

### Wednesday March 21

discussed p.577;

worked examples from the homework set;

quiz 9.2 on Friday

### Tuesday March 20

discussed complex numbers in polar form;

worked examples from the homework set;

p. 577 #2-16, 20-32, 36-40 even

### Monday March 19

quiz 9.1;

read: pp. 569-574 (complex numbers in polar form)

### Friday March 16

reviewed what we’ve done so far with polar coordinates;

quiz Monday over what we’ve done so far in chapter 9 on polar coordinates

### Thursday March 15

spent the class period getting the mission trip people back up to speed;

discussed polar to rectangular conversion & polar equations

### Wednesday March 14

discussed p.548;

discussed polar to rectangular conversion;

p.557 #2-8, 14-18, 26-30, 36-40 even

### Tuesday March 13

discussed polar equations;

p.548 #4, 6, 10, 12, 20, 26, 28, 36, 38

### Monday March 12

briefly discussed polar equations and the old Spirograph;

finish up p.538 #2-14, 30-36 even;

read 542-547 (polar equations)

### Friday March 2

no class; beginning of Spring Break!

### Thursday March 1

worked on p.538 problem set

### Wednesday February 28

discussed test 8;

discussed polar coordinates and polar to rectangular conversion;

538 #2-14, 30-36 even (due Tuesday, 3-13, after the break)

### Tuesday February 27

test 8;

read: pp.534-537 (polar coordinates)

### Monday February 26

discussed Friday’s quiz over 3-D vectors;

reviewed chapter 8;

test 8 tomorrow

### Friday February 23

quiz over 3-D vectors;

test 8 on Tuesday

### Thursday February 22

discussed p.522;

reviewed 3-D dot product and vector cross product;

quiz tomorrow over 3-D vectors;

test 8 on Tuesday

### Wednesday February 21

discussed quiz 8.1 on working with 2-D vectors;

discussed 3-D dot product and vector cross product;

p.522 #2-12, 16-22 even

### Tuesday February 20

quiz 8.1 on working with 2-D vectors

### Monday February 19

discussed working with vectors in 3-D space;

p.514 #10-14, 26, 28, 36-40 even;

quiz likely tomorrow on what we’ve done so far with 2-D vectors

### Friday February 16

discussed 506;

discussed vectors in 3-D space;

if you wish, start on p.514 #10-14, 26, 28, 36-40 even (due Tuesday);

quiz likely on Tuesday

### Thursday February 15

discussed 497;

discussed vector dot product, and related calculations;

p.506#2-14, 16-20, 26-28 even

### Wednesday February 14

discussed different conventions for representing vectors;

reviewed analytical vector addition;

worked samples from the problem set;

p.497 #2-8, 12-16, 20-22, 28-30, 38-48 even

### Tuesday February 13

discussed p. 488;

discussed/demonstrated analytical vector addition;

read: pp. 492-496

### Monday February 12

watched clip from *Despicable Me* on the definition of a vector;

discussed vectors, terminology, angle-measuring conventions; and vector addition;

p.488 #2-12, 20-26, 36 even

### Friday February 9

discussed test 7;

read: pp.482-489 (vectors)

### Thursday February 8

test over chapter 7

### Wednesday February 7

discussed yesterday’s quiz over hyperbolas and parametric equations;

test 7 tomorrow

### Tuesday February 6

quiz over hyperbolas and parametric equations;

test 7 on Thursday

### Monday February 5

discussed/reviewed hyperbolas and parametric equations;

quiz tomorrow over hyperbolas and parametric equations

### Friday January 26

worked examples from 469

### Thursday January 25

discussed parametric equations;

worked examples;

p.469 #2-6, 10-14, 18-22 even

### Wednesday January 24

discussed p. 449;

worked examples;

read: pp. 464-468 (parametric equations)

### Tuesday January 23

discussed quiz 7.1;

defined/discussed attributes of hyperbolas;

p.449 #2-6, 12-16, 24-28 even

### Monday January 22

quiz 7.1;

read: pp. 442-448 (hyperbolas)

### Friday January 19

discussed p.438 and worked some more examples;

quiz Monday over parabolas, ellipses, and circles

### Thursday January 18

discussed p.428;

discussed the characteristics of ellipses;

p.438 #2-10, 14-16, 24-30 even

### Wednesday January 17

discussed test 6;

discussed the characteristics of parabolas, and their standard mathematical form;

worked a few examples from the problem set;

p.428 #2-6, 16-18, 26-28, 36-38 even

### Tuesday January 16

test 6;

read: 422-427 (conic sections)

### Monday January 15

discussed Friday’s quiz on partial fraction decomposition of rational functions;

test 6 tomorrow

### Friday January 12

quiz on partial fraction decomposition of rational functions;

test 6 on Tuesday

### Thursday January 11

worked examples of partial fraction decomposition of rational functions;

quiz tomorrow over partial fractions

### Wednesday January 10

quiz on solving systems of equations aborted;

discussed/demonstrated partial fraction decomposition of rational functions;

continue working on p.402 #2, 4, 8, 10, 14, 16, 20, 22 (due tomorrow);

quiz Friday over partial fractions

### Tuesday January 9

no class today, due to *Personal Finance* field trip

### Monday January 8

discussed p.392;

discussed/demonstrated partial fraction decomposition of rational functions;

quiz over what we’ve done so far in chapter 6 on Wednesday;

p.402 #2, 4, 8, 10, 14, 16, 20, 22 (due Thursday)

### Friday January 5

discussed p.383;

reviewed inverse matrixes, determinants, and Cramer’s rule;

p.392 #2-6, 12-18, 22-24, 28 even

### Thursday January 4

discussed matrix multiplication, inverse matrixes, and determinants;

discussed applying matrix methods to solving systems of equations;

p.383 #2-6, 12-14, 20-24, 28, 32, 36-42 even

### Wednesday January 3

discussed p.372;

read: p.375-382 (matrix multiplication, inverses, and determinants)

### Tuesday January 2

briefly discussed 1st semester exam;

reviewed from Algebra II the process of Gaussian elimination for solving a system of equations;

p.372 #2-6, 10-12, 16-20, 22-26, 32-34 even

### Wednesday December 13

no class today, due to semester exams;

continue to review chapters 1-5 for the semester exam, 3:45 on Thursday

### Tuesday December 12

discussed p.352;

continue to review chapters 1-5 for the semester exam, 3:45 on Thursday

### Monday December 11

discussed p.341;

looked at double-angle identities and additional identities;

p.352 #2-12, 18-22, 24-26, 34, 38, 42-44 even;

begin reviewing chapters 1-5 for the semester exam;

semester exam is at 3:45 on Thursday

### Friday December 8

discussed yesterday’s quiz over trigonometric identities;

discussed problems on p.341 (due Monday)

### Thursday December 7

quiz over trigonometric identities;

discussed the quiz;

discussed sum and difference identities;

p.341 #2-6, 12-22, 24-28 even

### Wednesday December 6

discussed p. 324;

quiz tomorrow over what we’ve done so far in chapter 5;

### Tuesday December 5

discussed p. 317;

discussed verifying trigonometric identities;

worked examples from the homework set;

p.324 #2-12, 20-24 even

### Monday December 4

discussed trigonometric identities;

worked examples from the homework set;

p.317 #2-14, 18-24 even

### Friday December 1

discussed test 4;

read: pp.311-316 (trigonometric identities)

### Thursday November 30

test 4

### Wednesday November 29

quiz over the last half of chapter 4;

test 4 tomorrow

### Tuesday November 28

reviewed the last half of chapter 4;

quiz tomorrow over the last half of chapter 4;

test 4 on Thursday

### Monday November 27

reviewed the law of sines and cosines, Heron’s formula and finding areas of triangles;

worked problems from the problem set;

p. 298 #2-6, 10-16, 20-24, 28-32, 38-40 even

### Friday November 17

no class today, due to Thanksgiving break

### Thursday November 16

discussed the law of sines and cosines;

discussed Heron’s formula and finding areas of triangles;

worked problems from the problem set;

p. 298 #2-6, 10-16, 20-24, 28-32, 38-40 even (due Tuesday, 11-28)

### Wednesday November 15

discussed quiz over the first half of chapter 4;

discussed inverse trigonometric functions;

worked problems from the problem set;

p. 288-289 #2-14, 20-24, 30-36, 50-54 even

### Tuesday November 14

quiz over the first half of chapter 4;

read: 280-287 (inverse trigonometric functions)

### Monday November 13

discussed p.264;

reviewed the first half of chapter 4;

quiz tomorrow

### Friday November 10

discussed graphing sine and cosine;

p.264 #2-18, 30-34 even

### Thursday November 9

discussed the unit circle;

worked problems from the problem set;

p.251 #2-8, 10-16, 26-32, 44-58 even

### Wednesday November 8

assembled a unit circle;

discussed p.238-240 (due tomorrow);

### Tuesday November 7

discussed p.227;

defined/discussed degrees, radians, and circular motion;

p.238-240 #2-4, 10-18, 28-38, 42 even

### Monday November 6

discussed test 3;

briefly discussed right-triangle geometry;

get started on p.227 #2-14, 20-26, 32-38 even

### Friday November 3

test 3;

read 220-225 (right-triangle geometry)

### Thursday November 2

discussed yesterday’s quiz;

reviewed chapter 3;

test 3 tomorrow

### Wednesday November 1

quiz over solving exponential and logarithmic equations;

test 3 on Friday

### Tuesday October 31

discussed p.196;

discussed/demonstrated fitting exponential and logarithmic curves to scatter plot data;

quiz tomorrow over solving exponential and logarithmic equations;

test 3 on Friday

### Monday October 30

discussed quiz over the first half of chapter 3;

worked examples of solving logarithmic and exponential equations;

p.196 #2-6, 22-26, 30-34, 49, 50-54, 60-64, 68 even (with the exception of #49)

### Friday October 27

quiz over the first half of chapter 3;

read pp. 190-195 (exponential and logarithmic equations)

### Thursday October 26

discussed problems from p.178;

went through a mid-chapter review;

quiz tomorrow over the first half of chapter 3

### Wednesday October 25

discussed p.178 word problem on decibels;

defined log identities;

worked examples from the problem set;

p.185#2-16, 20-24, 30, 32, 40, 42, 50-54 even

### Tuesday October 24

discussed p.166 word problems;

defined/discussed logarithms;

worked examples from the problem set;

p.178 #2-26 even

### Monday October 23

defined/discussed exponentials;

worked examples from the problem set;

p.166 #2-8, 12-16 even, 22, 24, 36, 37, 39

### Tuesday October 17

no class, due to Senior Class Trip

### Monday October 16

no class, due to Senior Class Trip

### Friday October 13

discussed test 2

### Thursday October 12

test 2;

read 158-165 (exponentials)

### Wednesday October 11

discussed quiz 2;

reviewed chapter 2;

test 2 postponed until tomorrow

### Tuesday October 10

quiz 2;

test 2 tomorrow

### Monday October 9

discussed p. 145 problems;

reviewed for quiz;

quiz tomorrow over the last two sections in chapter 2;

test 2 on Wednesday

### Friday October 6

no class, due to *Fall Festival* preparations

### Thursday, October 5

discussed p.138;

discussed non-linear inequalities;

p.145 #2-8, 18-22, 30-34 even

### Wednesday, October 4

discussed yesterday’s quiz;

discussed rational functions;

worked examples from the problem set;

p.138 #2-6, 10-14, 20-26, 32-36 even

### Tuesday, October 3

quiz over polynomials;

read: 130-137 (rational functions)

### Monday, October 2

discussed everything missed last week by those gone on Power Outreach;

quiz tomorrow over polynomials

### Friday, September 29

continued working on p.127 #2, 4, 10-14, 18-22, 32-36, 42, 44, 52, 54 even;

quiz next Tuesday over polynomials

### Thursday, September 28

continued working on p.127 #2, 4, 10-14, 18-22, 32-36, 42, 44, 52, 54 even

### Wednesday, September 27

discussed “old” techniques of finding zeros of polynomials;

p.127 #2, 4, 10-14, 18-22, 32-36, 42, 44, 52, 54 even

### Tuesday, September 26

worked examples from p. 115 (due tomorrow)

### Monday, September 25

no class, due to View Southern

### Friday, September 22

discussed factoring polynomials;

worked sample problems from the problem set using long division;

p.115 #2-6, 16, 20-26, 32-36 even (due next Wednesday, since there is no class on Monday)

### Thursday, September 21

discussed properties and analysis of polynomials;

worked sample problems from the problem set;

p.104 #4-8, 12-18, 24-30 even

### Wednesday, September 20

discussed power and radical functions;

p.92 #2-8, 18-24 even

### Tuesday, September 19

discussed test over chapter 1;

start looking over p.92 #2-8, 18-24 even (due Thursday)

### Monday, September 18

test over chapter 1;

read: 86-91 (power and radical functions)

### Friday, September 8

no class, due to Community Outreach Day

### Thursday, September 7

quiz 1.2 ;

test 1 on Monday; BWCA participants need to take it before leaving Sunday

### Wednesday, September 6

discussed p.70 HW;

reviewed for quiz and test;

quiz 1.2 tomorrow;

test 1 on Monday; BWCA participants need to take it before leaving Sunday

### Tuesday, September 5

discussed p.61 HW;

discussed inverse functions;

p.70 #2-12, 14-20 even

### Monday, September 4

discussed p.52 HW;

discussed arithmetic with functions and function composition;

p.61 #2-8, 16-32 even

### Friday, September 1

discussed yesterday’s quiz;

discussed transformations;

discussed a few problems from the problem set;

p.52 #2-10, 20, 22, 32-36 even

### Thursday, August 31

quiz over first half of chapter 1;

read: pp.45-51

### Wednesday, August 30

discussed yesterday’s HW set;

reviewed what we’ve done so far in chapter 1;

quiz tomorrow

### Tuesday, August 29

discussed extrema and average rates of change;

worked examples from the HW set;

p. 40 #2-8, 12-16, 34-38 even

### Monday, August 28

worked examples from the HW set;

finish up on p. 30 #2-10, 14, 16, 22-28 even (due tomorrow)

### Friday, August 25

no class, due to senior survival

### Thursday, August 24

discussed HW;

discussed limits and continuity;

worked examples from the HW set;

p. 30 #2-10, 14, 16, 22-28 even (due Tuesday)

### Wednesday, August 23

discussed line & point symmetry, even & odd functions, piecewise functions, domain and range descriptions;

p. 19 #10-28 even

### Tuesday, August 22

discussed Friday’s quiz;

continued working examples from the HW set;

pp. 9-11 #2-10, 18-28, 30-32, 40-44, 48, 50 even

### Monday, August 21

reviewed the concept and properties of a function;

worked examples from the HW set;

pp. 9-11 #2-10, 18-28, 30-32, 40-44, 48, 50 even (due Wednesday)

### Friday, August 18

quiz over chapter 0;

read: pp. 4-8 (functions)

### Thursday, August 17

reviewed chapter 0;

quiz tomorrow over chapter 0

### Wednesday, August 16

discussed homework;

discussed performing statistical calculations with a spreadsheet;

p. P37 #2-10 even

### Tuesday, August 15

discussed homework;

discussed permutations and combinations;

p. P31 #2-20 even

### Monday, August 14

discussed homework;

discussed properties of roots and exponents;

p. P17 #2-22 even

### Friday, August 11

discussed homework;

discussed properties of quadratic equations;

p. P13 #8, 10, 16, 24, 28, 32, 36, 42, 46

### Thursday, August 10

discussed operations with complex numbers;p. P8 #2-32, 38-42 even

### Wednesday, August 9

discussed pretest;

discussed set notation and operations;p. P5 #2-30 even

### Tuesday, August 8

pretest;read pp. P3-P4

### Monday, August 7

explained course content;

reviewed Algebra II concepts;

pretest tomorrow