Prof. Laura Shears   Math 126 section 90803   Tentative Sum 2017 Calendar   Last Update: 08/7/17
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Notes
May 29     No Class
If needed, review:
• sec 1.1, prop. of reals, set & interval not., abs. value as a distance
• sec 1.2, exponents and radicals, scientific not., rationalize
• sec 1.3, algebraic expressions, factoring
May 30     No Class
If needed, review:
• sec 1.4: operations w/rational expr., rationalize numerator or den., compound fractions
• sec 1.5: equations
• sec 1.6: complex numbers
May 31     No Class
If needed, review:
• sec 1.7 & sec 1.12: application problems
• sec 1.8 non-linear inequalities
• sec 1.10 linear equations
• sec 1.11 solving eqtns & inequalities graphically
June 1     1st day
• sec 1.3 & 1.4: calculus type factoring probs
• sec 1.9 distance, midpoints, circles, & relation symmetry
hw 0 Form Assess in WA due 6/10 10am
qz 0 Prereq skills due 6/10 10am
Weekend Honor's Topic: Pythagorean Theorem Project (1 honor's pt)
June 5     2nd day
• sec 2.1 functions, ways to represent, notation, net change, diff quot.
• sec 2.2 functions vs. relations graphically and algebraically, piecewise defined functions
• sec. 2.3 reading graphs, increasing, decreasing, local max's and mins's, domain & range,
June 6     3rd day
• A few more topics from 2.2 and 2.4: Difference Quotient, net change, average rate of change
• sec. 2.5 (review 1.10) Linear Functions and Models
D2L qz 1 or WA un 1 hw due June 7th
June 7     4th day
Unit 1 Mini-Test sec. 1.3, 1.4, 1.9, 2.1 - 2.5, 1.10
• sec. 2.6 Function Symmetry
• sec. 2.6 Transformations
June 8     5th day
• sec. 2.7 Algebraic Combinations of Functions
• sec. 2.7 Graphical Combinations of Functions
Last day: 100% Refund is June 7th
Weekend Honor's: Challenging Composition of Functions Project (3 pts)
June 12     6th day
• 2.8 (review 1.2 - 1.4) 1-1 Functions, Inverse Functions
D2L qz 2 or WA un 2 hw due June 13th
June 13     7th day
Unit 2 Mini-Test sec. 2.6 - 2.8
• sec. 3.1 Quadratic Functions
• sec. 3.2 Polynomial Graphs: end behaviour and # of extrema
June 14     8th day
• sec. 3.2 Polynomial Functions: Behavior Near Zeros, Intermediate Value Theorem, Graphs
• sec. 3.7 (& 1.8) Rational and Poly Inequalities
• sec. 3.3 Dividing Polynomials, Remainder and Factor Thms
June 15     9th day
• sec. 3.4 Theorems about Zeros of Polynomials
• sec. 3.5 Complex Zeros, Fundamental Thm of Algebra, Factored Form
d2L qz 3 or WA un 3 hw due June 19th
Last day: 50% refund and no course shown on transcript is June 14th
Weekend Honor's: rational root theorem (1 pt)
June 19     10th day
• sec. 3.6 Graphs of Rational Equations
• In class review problems for Exam 1
June 20     11th day
Question and Answers over unit 3 (ask most questions ahead of today)
Unit 3 Mini-Test chpt. 3 except 3.6
• help each other with review problems for exam, while I grade and return test
June 21     12th day
Exam 1 over Units 1 - 3
June 22     13th day
• sec. 4.1 - 4.2 Exponential Functions, Compound Interest, e
• sec. 4.3 Logarhmic Fucntions
 
June 26     14th day
• sec. 4.4 Laws of Logathrims
• sec. 4.5 Log Equations
Mini Test 3 Supplemenatary (Rational Functions) given
June 27     15th day
• sec. 4.6 Exponential Application Problems
D2L qz 4 or WA un 4 hw due June 27th
• sec. 5.1 The Unit Circle, and Symmetries
• sec. 6.1 Angle Measure, Area of a Wedge
June 28     16th day
Unit 4 Mini-Test chpt. 4
• sec. 6.1 Linear/Angular Speed
• sec. 5.1 Key Values
June 29     17th day
• sec. 5.2 Intro to Trig Functions, Pythagorean Identities
• sec. 6.3 More Trig Questions using knowledge from last few sections
Mini Test 3 Supplemenatry due
Weekend Honor's: Hyperbolic Functions (2 pts)
July 3
Holdiay Break, no class
July 4
Holdiay Break, no class
July 5     18th day
• sec. 6.2 Right Triangle Trig
• sec. 5.3 & 5.4: Basic Graph Shapes
• sec. 5.3 Transformed Graphs of Sine and Cosine
July 6     19th day
• sec. 5.3 Special Graphing Cases
• sec. 5.4 Transformed Graphs of Other Trig Functions
D2L qz 5 or WA un 5 hw due July 10th
 
July 10     20th day
Unit 5 Mini-Test sec. 5.1 -5.4, 6.1 - 6.3
• sec. 5.5 & 6.4 Inverse Trig Functions
July 11     21st day
• sec. 5.5 & 6.4 Composition of Inverse Trig Functions
Triangle Expermint Act
• sec. 6.5 Law of Sines
• sec. 6.6 Law of Cosines
July 12     22nd day
• sec. 7.1 Trig Expressions & Identity Proofs
• sec. 7.2 - 7.3 Trig Identities
July 13     23rd day
D2L qz 6 or WA un 6 hw due July 17th
• wrap up identities
• review for test 6 & exam 2
Weekend Honor's Proj. Prove
  • Law of Sines & Cosines (1 pt)
  • Sum & Diff ident (1 pt)
  • Double & half angle ident (1 pt)
  • July 17     24th day
    Unit 6 Mini-Test sec. 5.5, 6.4 - 6.6 & 7.1 - 7.3
    • Exam 2 Review
    July 18     25th day
    Exam 2 over Units 4 - 6
    July 19     26th day
    • sec. 7.4 Basic Trig Equations
    • sec. 7.5 More Trig Equations
    • sec. 8.1 & 8.2 Intro to Polar Coordinates
    July 20     27th day
    • sec. 8.1 Polar Coordinates
    • sec. 8.2 Polar Equations
    • sec. 8.3 Complex Numbers
    Do Introduction to Vectors Packet for next time.
    Weekend Honor's:
  • More on DeMoivre's Thm (1 pt)
  • Complex Numbers (3 pts)
  • July 24     28th day
    • sec. 9.1 Introduction to Vectors
    • sec. 9.2 Vectors
    July 25     29th day
    Unit 7 wrap up and Review
    D2L qz 7 or WA un 7 hw due July 26th
    July 26     30th day
    Unit 7 Mini-Test sec. 7.4, 7.5, 8.1 - 8.3, 9.1, & 9.2
    • sec. 10.1- 10.3 Solve Systems of Equations using RREF
    July 27     31st day
    • sec. 11.1 - 11.4 Introduction to Conics
    • sec. 11.1 - 11.2 Conics
    Weekend Honor's:
  • Matrices (1 pt)
  • Vectors (3 pts)
  • Conics Eqtns(1 pt)
  • Eccentricity Defn (3 pts)
  • July 31     32nd day
    • sec. 11.3 - 11.4 Conics
    • conics activity
    Aug. 1     33rd day
    • sec. 8.4 Parametric Equations
    • Build a Face Activity
    D2L qz 8 or WA un 8 hw due Aug. 2nd
    Aug. 2     34th day
    Unit 8 Mini-Test sec. 8.4, 10.1 - 10.3, & 11.1 - 11.4
    • sec. 12.1 Sequences and Series, Properties of Summation
    Aug. 3     35th day
    • sec. 12.2 Arithmetic Sequences and Series
    • sec. 12.3 Geometric Sequences and Series
    Weekend Honor's:
  • Proof by Induction (2 pts)
  • Winking eye in Face Project (2 pts)
  • Fractal Project (2 pts)
  • Aug. 7     36th day
    • sec. 14.1 Basics of Counting: Multiplication, Permutations, Combinations, Addition
    Binomial Template Act
    • sec. 12.6 Binomial Theorem and Pascal's Triangle
    Binomial Counting
    Aug. 8     37th day
    • Finish Unit 9 Skills
    Finsih D2L qz 9 or WA un 9 hw due Aug. 9th
    Aug. 9     38th day
    Unit 9 Mini-Test sec. 12.1 - 12.3,`12.6, 14.1, 14.3
    • Exam 3 Review
    Aug. 10     39th day
    Exam 3 over units 7 - 9
    Makeup Exam Week*
    *See the Concourse Syllabus for what you are required to do before being allowed to take a makeup exam or test.
    Last Day to drop with a W in Banner is Aug. 8th
    Aug. 14     40th day
    • Final Exam Review Day
    Aug. 15     41st day
    Comprehensive Final Exam
    Aug. 16
    No class. Grading day for your instructor.
    Aug. 17
    Grades will be posted in D2L.
    Relax and enjoy the rest of your summer!