• This page is has information on the Intermediate Algebra class here at Tamiscal High School.  You should see a schedule that will be updated weekly as well as a syllabus.  Please contact me if anything is missing or you need additional information.
     
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    Intermediate Algebra 1-2 2019-20

     

     

    MONDAYS

    8/26

     

    Class Expectations

    Syllabus

    Books

    Algebra Readiness/Diagnostic

    Exercise Set 1.3 

    pg 27-28  9-55 odd  &  81, 83

     

    Exercise Set 1.4 

    pg 40 7-21 odd & 83-93 odd

     

     

     

    THURSDAYS 

     

     

    8/29

     

    pg 60  1-35 odd

     

    pg 79   1-23 odd

     

    9/2

     

    LABOR DAY

     

    9/5

     

    Inequalities

     

    pg  92  17-53 odd

     

    pg 101-102  13-53 odd 

     

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0X-bMeIN53I

     

    https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-home/alg-basic-eq-ineq/alg-one-step-inequalities/v/one-step-inequalities

     

    https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/x2f8bb11595b61c86:solve-equations-inequalities/x2f8bb11595b61c86:compound-inequalities/v/compund-inequalities

     

     

     

     

     9/9

    Absolute Value Equations

     

    pg 108-9  1-45 odd

     

    Absolute Value Equations Video Help

     

     

     

     9/12

     

    Quiz #1  

    Review of Algebra concepts from beginning of year.  

    Solving equations, inequalities, compound inequalities, absolute value equations

     

    NEW  3.1 and 3.2

    Linear Equations (graphing y=mx+b)  3.1

    What is a function?  3.2

    Graphing a function 3.3

    pg 140-141  17-25 odd;  27-35 odd;

    pg 153         23-35 odd 

    pg 163 13-35 odd

     

     

    VIDEOS!!

     

    What is a function

     

    How to graph a line

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     9/16

     

    3.4 Slope of a Line 

    3.5 Equations of Lines 

     

    pg 177  1-9 odd; 35-31 odd; 47-57 odd

     

     

    Intro to Slope

    Find Line Equation from 2 Points

    Equation Line from Point and Slope

     9/19

     

    3.5 Equations of a Line

    3.6  Graphing Linear Inequalities

     

    pg 189 1,3,5,13,15,17,25,27,53,55,57

     

    pg 198  1-11 odd; 23-33 odd; 42-46 all

     

     

    HARDER PROBLEMS (optional)

    pg 190 75-87 odd

    pg 200 69, 70, 71

     

    Graphing Lines Vid

     

    Graphing Linear Inequalities Video Help

     

     9/23

     

    pg 225-6

    1-41 odd

     

    Systems of Equations By Eliminatio

     

    Systems of Equations by Substitution

     

     9/26

     

    Packet Due Oct 7th

    We will have a quiz the following week.  Please look at the work we have already done in the book and the new chapters.  

     

    Ch 1-3

    Ch 4 Sec 1

    Ch 5 Sec 1, 2,3 

     

    Packet Due Oct 7

     

    73 Questions on first 5 pages

    Answers on pages 6 and 7

     

     

     9/30

     

    Work on Packet

     

     

     10/3 

     

    Work on Packet

     

     10/7

     

    Go over Packet

     

     10/10

     

    pg 311

    1-11 odd; 19-21; 49-53 odd; 57-71 odd

     

    pg 318

     

    1-16 all

    33-43 odd

     

    Multiply Monomials Video

     

    Multiply 2x3 polynomials

     

    Factoring GCF

     

     10/14

     

    Quiz #2

     10/17  Ch 5 Sec 6-7

    Greatest Common Factor

    Factoring Trinomials

    Factoring by Special Products

     

    pg 327-328

    1-13 odd;  17-35 odd;  67-85 odd 

     

    pg 334  1,3,17,19,35

     

    Factoring Trinomials with Diamond Method

     

     10/21

    Ch 5  Sec 8

    In Class pg 338  Pick a few to do

     

    Solving Equations by Factoring

    pg 350  29-59 odd; 69-75 odd

     

    If you want harder problems work

    69-87 odd

     

    Solve Quadratics by Factoring Video

     

    10/24 

    Quiz #3 (Exponents, Factoring, Solving by facoring)

     

    Ch 7 Sec 1 Sec 2

    Radicals, Rational Exponents

     

    pg 453  (Radicals)

    1-41 odd

     

    pg 462

    1-27 odd

     

    Fractional Exponents Video

     10/28

    Ch 7 Sec 3

    Simplifying Radicals (Tree Method)

     

    Ch 7 Sec 4

    Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying Radicals

     

    pg 469  1-47 odd

     

    pg 4741-11 odd; 47-63 odd

     

    Simplifying Radicals

     

    Add, Sub Multiply Radicals

     

     

     10/31

    Happy Halloween!!!!!!!!!!!

     

    Quiz #4 (Radicals, Rational Expoinents)

     

    Ch 7 Sec 6

    Radical Equations and Problem Solving

     

    pg 492

    pg 1-21 odd

     

    Solving Radical Equations Video

    Nov 4 

     

    Ch 7 Sec 7  

    Complex Numbers (i)  (a+bi)

    Simplify, Add, Subtract, Multiply

    pg 503  1-29 odd;  

     

    Add/Sub/Multiply Complex Numbers

     

     

     Nov 7

    Quiz #5

    (Add/Subtract/Multiply Radicals, Simplifying Radicals, Solving Radical Eq)

    Review Ch 7  Radicals and Complex Numbers

    pgs 510-512  (Pick from Sec 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.6, 7.7)

     

    Pick at least 25

     

     

     

     

     Nov 11 

    (I know no school.  Too bad)

    Ch 8 Sec 1 and Sec 2

    Solving Quadratic Equations

    Quadratic Formula

     

    pg 536-7

    1-12 all

    43,44,51

     

     

    Nov 14

    Quiz #6 (Complex Numbers +-*)

    Ch 8 Sec 2 

    Solving with Quadratic Formula

     

    pg 526 1-11 odd;  35, 43, 

    pg 550  13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23

     

     

     

     Nov 18

    Ch 8 Sec 3

    Solving Quadratics with any method

     

    pg 546

    1-6 all

     

    pg 582

    1-8 all

    19-26 all

     

    pg 585

    11-17 all

    37,38

     

    Nov 21

    Quiz #7

    Solving Quadratics (Square Rooting, Quad Formula, Factoring)

    Review over Thanksgiving Break

    Packet Due Monday we return from break.  If you dont understand how to do something look it up on the internets or check the video that I have linked on the calendar.   

     

     

    Thanksgiving Week Packet

     

     

     Thanksgiving Break!! Thanksgiving Break!!

    Dec 2 

     

    Graphing and finding zeros

     

    Solve and Graph

     

     

    Dec 5

     

    Finals Review

     

    Final Review 2

     Dec 9

     

     

    Fall Final 3

    Dec 12

    Finals Part 2

     Dec 16  Look at Second Semester Dec 19  Look at Second Semester