Prof. Laura Shears   Math 126 section 90803   Tentative Sum 2017 Calendar   Last Update: 06/15/17
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
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 20     11th day
Exam 1 over Units 1 - 3
June 21     12th day
• sec. 3.6 Graphs of Rational Equations
• sec. 4.1 - 4.2 Exponential Functions, Compound Interest, e
June 22     13th day
• sec. 4.3 Logarhmic Fucntions
• sec. 4.4 Laws of Logathrims
 
June 26     14th day
• sec. 4.5 Log Equations
• sec. 4.6 Exponential Application Problems
D2L qz 4 or WA un 4 hw due June 27th
June 27     15th day
Unit 4 Mini-Test chpt. 4
• sec. 5.1 The Unit Circle, Key Values, and Symmetries
• sec. 6.1 Angle Measure, Area of a Wedge
June 28     16th day
• sec. 6.1 Linear/Angular Speed
• sec. 5.2 Intro to Trig Functions, Pythagorean Identities
June 29     17th day
• sec. 6.3 More Trig Questions using knowledge from last few sections
• sec. 6.2 Right Triangle Trig
Weekend Honor's: Hyperbolic Functions (2 pts)
July 3
Holdiay Break, no class
July 4
Holdiay Break, no class
July 5     18th day
• 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 Experiment Activity
• sec. 6.5 Law of Sines
July 12     22nd day
• sec. 6.6 Law of Cosines
• sec. 7.1 Trig Expressions & Identity Proofs
July 13     23rd day
• sec. 7.2 - 7.3 Trig Identities
D2L qz 6 or WA un 6 hw due July 17th
Weekend Honor's:
  • 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
    July 20     27th day
    • sec. 8.1 Polar Coordinates
    • sec. 8.2 Polar Equations
    • sec. 8.3 Complex Numbers
    Weekend Honor's:
  • More on DeMoivre's Thm (1 pt)
  • Complex Numbers (3 pts)
  • July 24     28th day
    • sec. 9.1 Introduction to Vectors
    July 25     29th day
    • sec. 9.2 Vectors
    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
    • sec. 12.2 Arithmetic Sequences
    Aug. 3     35th day
    • Finish sec. 12.2
    • sec. 12.3 Geometric Sequences
    • sec. 14.1 Begin Counting
    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 Finish Counting
    Binomial Template Act
    • sec. 12.6 Begin Binomial Theorem and Pascal's Triangle
    Aug. 8     37th day
    • sec. 12.6 Finish Binomial Theorem and Pascal's Triangle
    • sec. 14.3 Binomial Counting Problems
    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!