• HONORS PRECALCULUS  SPRING 2019


    THIS INFORMATION IS PRESENTED IN ORDER OF MOST RECENT DAY AT TOP. 
     
     
    NEXT TEST DATE: FRIDAY 6/7/2019
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    PART III of Final Exam on Final Exam day.
     
     
    If you missed any previous portions you will be able to take them on the final exam day.  All three part sof the final are 35-40 minute segments, thus our 2 hours of time is enough to finish part III and any other part you missed.
     

     
    FRIDAY 6/7/2019
     
    Part II of Test
     
    Part three will be 40 minutes on final exam day.  The topics include:  Limits, Sequences/Series, Conics, and Calculus Preview topics.
     

     
     MONDAY 6/3, TUESDAY 6/4, WEDNESDAY 6/5
     
    WORK Time to Prepare for Part II of Final Exam
     
    Topics of Part II:  Parametrics, Polar & Complex Polar Numbers-Graphs, Vectors.
     
     
     
     
     
    FRIDAY 5/31/2019
     
    PART I  Test Today
     
     

     
     THURSDAY 5/30/2019
     
    Work Period:  Trig Review.  Trig portion of test on Friday 5/31
     
    Part II Test on Friday 6/7 topics:  Polar, Complex Polar, Parametrics, and Vectors.
     
    Part III of test on Final exam day topics:  Limits, Area under curve, Sequences/Series, Conics.
     

     
     TUESDAY 5/28/2019
     
    Work Period:  Trig Review Due 5/31  You can choose which problems to do.  You need to do half of all types.  You should also review in chapter 6 and 7.
     


     FRIDAY 5/24/2019
     
    TEST today - Preview Topics
     
    No Official Homework.  

     WEDNESDAY 5/22/2019
    Work Time
     
    prepare for test. 
     
    Optional practice : THis does not include all topics on test.  click here for optional practice and key
     

     
     TUESDAY 5/21/2019
     
    Work Time
    Practice Set # 58 
     
     
     
     
    MONDAY 5/20/2019
    Lesson:  Write the Area fformula for a Cross section of a Solid
     
    Practice Set # 57 
     

     
     
    FRIDAY 5/17/2019
     
     

     
     
    WEDNESDAY 5/15/2019
     
    Lesson:  Rectilinear motion skills with given functions
     
    Practice Set #55  worksheet  front side:   Front side rectinlinear worksheet and key   back side of worksheet    click here for back side worksheet and KEY
     
     

     
     TUESDAY 5/14/2019
     
    Practice Set # 54
     

     
     MONDAY 5/13/2019
    Lesson:  Area of under curve using RRAM and LRAM
     
    Practice Set #53 page 912 # 7, 8, 13, 15, 19, 25, 32
     
     
    FRIDAY 5/10/2019
    Ghost-town today AP testing - not many here today.
     
    Practice Set 52 page 905 # 20, 29, 47, 48  also read pages 907-911
     
    Answers to evens  (20)  1  (48) a. 2 sec  b.  -64 ft/sec   c.  -32t-48  ft/sec   d.  -80 ft/sec   e.  -112 ft/sec
     

     
     WEDNESDAY 5/8/2019
     
     
     

     
     TUESDAY 5/7/2019
    Limits to infinity
    Practice Set 50  worksheet  Click here for worksheet and key
     

    MONDAY 5/6/2019
     
    Lesson:  Limits from tables and new algebraic methods for evaluating limits
     
    Practice Set #49 worksheet  -click here for worksheet and KEY KEY
     
    Front side:  # 7-12 all, 13-19 odd, 29, 3-38all
    Back Side:  49, 50, 5-35 odd
     

     

     

    FRIDAY 5/3/2019
     
    TEST today on sequences and series unit.
    No homework
     
     
    Wednesday - Blockday 5/1/2019
     
     
    Lesson:  Average rate of change, Slope of secant line, Slope of tangent line.
     
    Classwork Assignment Turn in today
    page 905 # 11, 17, 19
    page 898 # 41, 43, 59, 60
    page 884 # 41, 42
    page 891 # 47
     
     Practice Set #48

     
    TUESDAY 4/30/2019

    Practice Set 47

    More Limits
    page 898 # 53, 57
    page 915 # 31-50 all
    page 891 # 7-41 odd
     


     
    Monday 4/29/2019
    Introduction to Limits Using a Graph to Evaluate a Limit
     
    Practice Set # 46
     
    Page 897# 13-32all
    page 884 # 17-22all
     
     Optional Review  page 844 # 5, 7, 11, 19, 21, 23, 27, 37, 39, 41-51 odd, 61-67 odd
     
    FRIDAY  4/26/2019
     
    Practice Set # 45
     
     

     
    WEDNESDAY 4/24/2019  BLOCK
    Mathematical Induction & Binomial Expansion
    Practice Set #44 
    page 836 # 1, 5, 7, 11, 13
    page 842 # 21, 25, 29-41 odd
     
     

     
    TUESDAY 4/23/2019
    Review of Geometric Sequences & Series
    Practice Set #43 page 830 # 17, 19, 23, 25, 28, 31-79 odd, 83, 85, 86, 95, 96
     
     
    MONDAY 4/22/2019
    Review of Arithmetic Sequences & Series
    Practice Set # 42 page 821 # 15, 19, 21, 25, 27, 31-57 odd, 63
     

     
    FRIDAY 4/19/2019
    TEST TODAY  
    Homework is to complete Practice Set 41
     

     
    WEDNESDAY 4/17/2019
     
    Lesson:  Sequences and Series Review-Introduction
    Practice Set # 41 page 813 # 13, 15, 19, 23, 37, 45, 61, 63, 71, 73, 77, 79, 81, 93, 94, 95abc, 98, 99
     
     
    Work Period to prepare for test on Friday 4/20/2019
     
     
     
     
    TUESDAY 4/16/2019
     
    Monkey & Coconut worksheet
     
     
     
     

     
     
     MONDAY 4/15/2019
     
    Practice Set 39: 
     
    Parametrics Ferris Wheel and Ball Thrown -  click here for worksheet and REVISED KEY
     
     

     
    FRIDAY 4/5/2019
     
    TEST TODAY - Part Two of Conics Test - Applications
     
    No homework over the spring break.
     

     Wednesday 4/3/2019
     
     Practice Set # 38  Parametric Modeling
     
    Addtional optional practice  click here for optional conic word problems
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     MONDAY 4/1/2019
    Parametric Equations for circle with start and orientation
     
    Practice Set # 37  worksheet plus page 697 # 27-43 odd
    Circular Parametric Models
     

     
    FRIDAY 3/29/2019
     
    Part I of test  --- Skills with Conics & 3D vectors
     
    Practice Set # 36  worksheet word problems with conics

     
     
    WEDNESDAY  BLOCK  3/27/2019
     
     
    Work Period - Parametric Word Problems Day 1
    Practice Set #35   page 698 # 25, 49-59 odd
     
    Optional practice problems for the skill part of the test on Friday.  Note:  Part I of test is Friday 3/29 and part II of test is 4//5
    Part II will have the word problems on it. 
     
    Optional Practice:  page 634 # 71-83 odd, 103-107 odd  page 630 # 31, 41, 49, 53  oage 625 # 65  page 701 # 12, 13-35odd 53-57 odd.  Note for the 53-57 odd you will graph after you convert to rectangular form. 
     

     
    TUESDAY  3/26/2019
     
    Lesson:  Introduction to Parametric Equations
    Practice Set # 34 page 697 # 7-25 odd,
     
     

     
    MONDAY 3/25/2019
     
    Practice Set # 33
     
    page 671 # 65-72 all
    Plus:  Page 686 # 25-35 odd
     
     

     THURSDAY 3/21/2019
     
    Word Problems - Conic Applications
     
    Practice Set # 32 
    page 647 # 63-75 odd
    page 658 # 69-81 odd
    page 671 # 73-76 all
     
     
    WEDNESDAY 3/20/2019
    Hyperbolas
    Practice Set # 31 page 671 # 47-59 odd, 35-45 odd
     

     
    TUESDAY 3/19/2019
    Parabolas
    Practice Set #30
    Page 646 # 41-61 odd, 23, 29, 33
     

     MONDAY 3/18/2019

    Practice Set # 29  Ellipses

    Page 657 # 17, 27, 33, 37-42 all, 43-49 odd, 55-61 odd

    Answers to evens will be provided in class 

     


     FRIDAY 3/15/2019

    TEST TODAY - Vector Applications with Calculator & Polar graphs without calculator

    Practice Set:  Read and take notes on sections 10.1, 10.2 and 10.3.  This starts on page 637.  You will need the notes you take for our lesson on Monday.

     


     WEDNESDAY 3/13/2019

    Lesson:  Cross Products

    Practice Set # 28 worksheet plus page 630 # 15a, 15c, 19all, 23, 27, 33, 39-59 odd   click here for vector worksheet and key

    REMEMBER to review the textbook word problems too!

     

     
     
    TUESDAY 3/12/2019
     
    Work Period
     
    Practice Set # 27
     
     
     

    MONDAY 3/11/2019

    Lesson:  More vector word problems

    Practice Set # 26 page 614 # 29-37 odd, 45

    page 607 # 63, 64, 68. 72

    Answers to Evens:  64) (100cos20)i + (100sin20)j   68)  Right:  657.8 lb; left 516.2 lb   72a)  No the two tractors will have a combined pull of only 11,757.4 pounts which is less than 6 tons.

    72b)  Yes the two tracotrs will have a combined pull of 12,208 pounds which is more than 6 tons.


     

     FRIDAY 3/8/2019

    Lesson:  More Equilibrium problems & Introduction to 3 D vectors.

    Practice Set # 25

    page 607 # 65-73 odd

    page 624 # 17-23 odd, 29-33 odd, 39-43 odd, 47, 51, 55, 59, 61

     


    BLOCKDAY 3/6/2019

    TEST TODAY on polar numbers, complex polar numbers and 2-D vectors

    No homework.


     TUESDAY 3/5/2019

    Lesson:  Static Equilibrium

     

    No homework - Prepare for test tomorrow.

    Optional:  page 632 # 1-7 odd, 11-69 odd

     


    MONDAY 3/4/2019

    Lesson:  Vector skills - dot product versus scalar product; angle between two vectors, position vectors

     Practice Set 24

    page 614 # 7-17 odd

    page 606 # 27, 29, 37-59 odd


     FRIDAY 3/1/2019

    Lesson:  Introduction to Vectors

    Practice Set # 23 page 606 # 7-21 odd and worksheet on polar graphing  click here for worksheet

    click here for KEY


     WEDNESDAY 2/27/2019

    Lesson:  Complex Polor Numbers

    Practice Set # 22

    page 595 # 11-45 odd, 51-59 odd


    TUESDAY 2/26/2019

    Work Time to complete Explorations of Polar Graphs

    click here for exploration classwork

     


     MONDAY 2/25/2019

    page 587 # 37-65 odd, 67-70 all
     

     
    FRIDAY 2/15/2019
    Practice Set # 20
    page 570 # 67-81 odd
    page 587 # 13-27 odd, 29-36 all
    Read section 9.2 and take notes on symmetry tests

     


    WEDNESDAY 2/13/2019  BLOCK

    TEST TODAY   (40 minutes)

    Lesson:  Introduction to Polar Coordinates
    Practice Set #19
    Read Section 9.1 and take notes on it, then do:
    page 570 # 11-18 all, 21-27 odd, 31, 33, 39, 43, 45, 53, 55, 59, 61, 65
     

     TUESDAY 2/12/2019

    Cal Math League Today

    Prepare for Test tomorrow. 

     


     MONDAY 2/11/2019
     
    work period to prepare for Wednesday's test
    Practice Set # 18
    page 555# 17, 19, 23, 31, 33, 35, 41, 43, 47-57 odd, 54, 56, 58  (Answers to evens:  54a)2.59 mi, b) 2.92 mi c)2.53 mi,  56a) 131.8 mi  b) 23.1 degrees c) 0.21 hr  58) 8798.67 sq ft)
     
    page 558 chapter test # 13, 14  These answers are in back of book
    page 559  cumulative review #3-6, 9-13 all   These answers are in back of book

     FRIDAY 2/8/2019

    Practice Set # 17 page 543 # 5, 11, 17, 25-37 odd, 38, 40, 45


     THURSDAY 2/7/2019  (Wednesday was minimum day)

    Practice Set # 16

     page 530 # 37-49 odd, 53

    page 538 # 43-51 odd

    page 519 # 55, 57, 61, 63, 67, 69, 75, 79, 78*

     


    TUESDAY  2/5/2019

    Lesson:  Law of Sines & Law of Cosines for Solving Triangles

    Practice Set #15  worksheet   worksheet click here 

    and Page 530 # 19, 25, 31, 33, 35  and page 537 # 9, 15, 17, 29  plus the page 493 (#63-66 all)  mentioned at bottom of worksheet

    Please note that the answers to the worksheet and the evens from page 493 will be provided in class.  Too many of you are copying

    my work and turning it in as your own.  Thus we will use the block period to check our answers on Thurday.

     


    MONDAY 2/4/2019

    No New Lesson - Work Period for connections & fluency

    Practice Set # 14

    page 493 # 53-61 odd

    page 501 # 35-39 odd, 47-63 odd


    FRIDAY 2/1/2019

    Lesson:  Solving Trig Equations using Identities.

    Practice Set #13  

    page 501 # 5-33 odd


     WEDNESDAY 1/30/2019
    TEST TODAY  (40 minutes)
     
    2nd half of block period - Lesson on solving Trig equations
    Practice Set # 12
    page 492 # 7,9, 13, 15, 17, 21, 27-47 odd
     

    TUESDAY 1/29/2019
    Work Period to Prepare for Test on Blockday
    Practice Set # 11 
     page #504 #  1-31 odd, 41, 47, 49, 51, 57, 59, 69, 73, 75, 77,   87, 91, 93, 95, 96
     
     

     MONDAY 1/28/2019
    Work Period
    Practice Set # 10
    page 464 # 59, 63, 65, 69, 73, 75, 81, 85, 91
    page 474 # 49, 51, 57, 61
    page 483 # 47, 49, 55


    FRIDAY 1/25/2019
    No New Lesson - Worktime to become fluent
    Practice Set # 9
    page 484 # 69-79 odd
    page 464 # 33, 37, 43-51 odd, 55, 83
     

     
     Blockday (Wed) 1/23/2019
    Lesson:  Products to Sum and Sum to Product formulas.  Also Day one of Establishing Identities
    Practice Set # 8
    page 487 # 1, 5, 9, 11, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23
    page 464 # 23, 27, 41, 53
     
    TUESDAY 1/22/2019
     Lesson:  Double Angle Formulas
    Practice Set # 7
    page 482 # 9c, 9d, 11c, 11d, 15c, 19, 21, 25, 27
     
     
     
     MONDAY 1/21/2019  MLK Day - No school
     
     FRIDAY 1/18/2019
     
    TEST TODAY  - Inverse Trig
     
    No homework for 3-day weekend.
     
    WEDNESDAY 1/16/2019  BLOCK
     
    Lesson:  Double Angle Formulas
    Practice Set # 6
    Page 482 # 7a, 11b, 15a, 17b, 69, 71, 73, 79
     
    Optional Review Packet:  click here for worksheet and key
     

     
    TUESDAY 1/15/2018
     
    Cal Math League Today (30 minutes)
     
    Lesson:  Inverse Trig approximations using calculator, watch out for inverse cotangent!
    Also expressing a composition in terms of u.
     
    Practice Set # 5
    page 474 # 37
    page 457 # 37-56 all, 57-77 odd
     
    Answers to Evens:  38) pi/4   40)  pie/4   42)  2pi/3   44) -pi/3    46)  0.20   48)  1.91   50)  2.03    52)  3.02
     

     
    MONDAY 1/14/2019
     
    Lesson:  Sum & Difference Formulas
    Practice Set#4  page 473 # 9-29 odd, 31c, 33d, 35b, 35d, 71-81 odd
     
     

     FRIDAY 1/11/2019
     
    Lesson:  How to find the Inverse Function from a Transformed Trig Function.  Then State the domain and range.
    More practice with evaluating inverse trig expressions
     
    Practice Set #3
     
    page 451 # 1-24 all, 37-44 all, 45-51 odd, 54-60 all
    page 457 # 9-35 odd
     

     
    THURSDAY 1/10/2019
     
    Lesson:  More Inverse Trig Functions
    Practice Set # 2  worksheet
     

    WEDNESDAY 1/9/2019
     
    Lesson:  Introduction to Inverse Trig Functions
     
    Practice Set # 1
     worksheet