• # 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

MONDAY 5/6/2019

Lesson:  Limits from tables and new algebraic methods for evaluating limits

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

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

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

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

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

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