• # WELCOME TO HONORS PRECALCULUS  FALL 2019

THIS INFORMATION IS PRESENTED IN ORDER OF MOST RECENT DAY AT TOP.

NEXT TEST DATE:

READ THE DATES BECAUSE THE SITE IS LOADED WITH TWO WEEKS OF WORK!!!

FINAL EXAMS:

2nd Period  Friday, December 20th at 8:00-10:00

3rd Period   Thursday, December 19th at 10:32 - 12:32

WORK PERIOD -

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Work Period - (1)  Finish the Linear Velocity worksheets

(2)  Work on Review Worksheets for Final exam

click here for review worksheet that begins with log base two of one

Key to Word Problem worksheet

Graphing Review for Final Exam

FRIDAY  12/6/2019

4 word problems, plus  page 408 # 65, 71-79 odd

page 417 # 29, 31, 37, 39

page 427 # 19, 21, 23, 25

page 433 # 3, 5, 9-29 odd, 33, 35, 39, 45

BLOCKDAY 12/5/2019

Lesson:  Even Odd Functions, Pythagorean and Reciprical Identities

Practice Set # 43

page 393 # 47,  57-87 odd, 113-117 odd

Linear and Angular Velocity Practice Set # 47 & Set # 48  click here for worksheets

There is one error in this answer key for the Lawn Mower problem # 4.  Each answer should have been divided by 60

TUESDAY 12/3/2019

Lesson:  Finding exact values of trigonometric functions given ratios of one.

Pracitce Set # 42

page 393 # 11-31 odd, 37-43 odd, 49-55odd

page 378 # 17-43 odd, 77, 93-111 odd

MONDAY 12/2/2019

Lesson:  Hybrid Transformation Method for Graphing Trig Functions

Practice Set #41

THURSDAY 11/21/2019

TEST (40 minutes) TODAY  (Applications of Logarithmic and Exponential Functions)

Practice Set 40 #  Graphing Trig Functions page 408 # 47, 51, 57  and page 427 # 3  page 417 # 29, 33, 34, 35

TUESDAY 11/19/2019

Practice Set 39 - prepare for the test blockday

page 332 # 16

page 346 # 87, 91, 93, 96

page 348 Chapter Test section# 12-23 all  (all answers for this section in back of book)

page 349 Cumulative Review Section # 12, 14  (all answers for this section in back of book)

page 345 # 29, 31, 65, 67, 69, 78, 80, 81

MONDAY 11/18/2019

Review of Unit Circle and Angles - In Class

Notes for Graphing y = sinx, y = cosx, y = sec x,  y = cscx, y = tan x ,  y = cot x

Practice Set 38  worksheet to prep for test of log and exp applications for Wednesday

FRIDAY 11/15/2019

Review of Unit Circle

Notes for Trig Review

Unit Circle Template

Practice Set 37 page 311 # 61-85 odd

page 331 # 12-15 all, 19, 21, 23, 29  plus worksheet   click here for worksheet and key

Answers to Evens  # 12a) 2882 yr  12c) 5600 years  14a) 45.41 degrees F  14b) 16.2 minutes   14d) 7.26 mminutes  14e) 38 degrees

THURSDAY 11/14/2019

Financial Model applications continued and uninhibited growth/decay models.

Practice Set # 36

page 320 # 23-37 odd, 41, 43, 47, 57, 59

page 331 # 1-11 odd

TUESDAY 11/12/2019

Lesson:  Financial Model-Applications

Practice Set # 35 page 320 # 3-21 odd and page 312 # 87-95 odd

MONDAY 11/11/2019

NO SCHOOL TODAY

FRIDAY 11/8/2019

TEST today (no calculator - 48 minutes)

Since it is a 3-day weekend to honor Veterans - We will have no homework.

BLOCKDAY 11/7/2019

No New Lesson - Work Period for Solving log equations & Preparing for the test on Exponential & Logarithmic Functions

There is no official practice set.  Below are more problems like Tuesday's work.  You are responsible to prepare for our test.

page 311 # 10, 18, 22, 24, 26, 32, 42, 48-60 even

TUESDAY 11/5/2019

Lesson:  Solving Exponential and Logarithmic Equations

Practice Set #34

page 311 # 5-63, 69, 71 odds

(Do some selected practice from previous assignments to prepare for the test on Friday)

MONDAY 11/4/2019

Lesson:  Honors Topic - Extension of Log properties & Proofs

Practice Set # 33

page 295 # 111-123 odd, 127-131 odd

page 305 # 79-99 odd,

FRIDAY 11/1/2019

Lesson:  Review of Log properties

Practice Set # 32

page 304 # 7-71 odd

THURSDAY 10/31/2019

Lesson:  Review of Logarithmic Functions

Practice Set # 31

page 293 # 9, 15, 19-55 odd, 63-71 odd, 81, 83, 89-105 odd

MONDAY 10/28/2019, TUESDAY 10/29 and WEDNESDAY 10/30  NO SCHOOL  -  NO POWER

FRIDAY 10/25/2019

Lesson:  Review of Exponential Functions

Practice Set # 30

page 280 # 29-35 odd, 41, 43, 45, 49, 51, 55, 61-79 odd, 81-85 all, 87-93 odd

THURSDAY BLOCK 10/24/2019

45 minute Test Today

After test  Practice Set #29  Worksheet review of exponential equations and logarithmic expressions

TUESDAY 10/22/2019

Practice Set # 28

page A58 # 78, 80

page A44 # 22, 24, 30, 46, 52, 64, 76, 78

page 241 # 25, 27, 29, 32, 39, 43

MONDAY 10/21/2019

Lesson:  How to Write a Rational Function For a Given Graph & Review of Solving Rational Equations

Practice Set # 27

page 211 # 51-54 all

page 201 # 41, 45, 47, 49, 51

page A58 # 41, 45, 77, 79

FRIDAY 10/18/2019

No New Lesson - Work Period to become great at graphing rationals

Practice Set # 26

page 200 # 17, 19, 21, 29, 31, 33, 37

page 210 # 13, 15, 19, 23,

page 218 # 8, 17, 49, 53, 54, 57, 59

ANSWERS TO EVENS:  #8a)  x< -1 or -1<x<1  or x>3    #8b)  [1,2) u (2,3]    # 54)x<-2 or x>=-1

THURSDAY 10/17/2019

Lesson:  Rational Inequalities and Rational Functions with Parabolic Asymptotes

Practice Set # 25   page 218 # 7, 15, 35, 41, 43, 45     and page 210 # 27, 29, 35, 41

TUESDAY 10/15/2019

California Math League Contest # 1 is Today

Work Period to Finish the graphs from Monday.

MONDAY 10/14/2019
Lesson:  Review of Graphing Rational Functions & Rational Functions with Oblique Asymptotes
Practice Set #24   worksheet

FRIDAY 10/11/2019

TEST TODAY - Optimization

Practice Set #23

Review of Rational Expression Skills from Advanced Algebra
Section A.5 on page A43 problem # 5, 9, 15, 19, 21, 25, 29, 33, 43, 45, 51, 67, 69, 73, 75, 79
Note:  The A pages start after page 918 in our textbook. The A-section represents review from Advanced Algebra.  If you have forgotten how to do some of these problems you will find examples on page A35-A42.

THURSDAY   10/10/2019  Blockday

New Lesson: Review of Graphing Rational Functions using Transformations.  Use long division to re-express a rational function in a transformational form.

Practice Set # 22  Review Work for Friday's Test.
worksheet plus textbook work

page 160 # 6, page 115 # 4, 9  page 122 # 74, 75  page 170 # 44  page 232  # 12, 54, 56  page 238 # 18, 28, 32,   page 241 # 46  page 242  # 76, 82, 86, 87

TUESDAY 10/8/2019  & WEDNESDAY 10/9/2019

Our class does not meet.  Tuesday is a 4, 5, 6, 7 block and Wednesday there is no school.

MONDAY 10/7/2019

Complete:
Cylinders 7
Distance  6
Fences 6, 7
Boxes  7
Cables  6

FRIDAY 10/4/2019
Work Period to become an expert at optimization!

Complete:

Cylinders 5, 6
Cables 3, 4, 5
Boxes 6
Distance 5

WEDNESDAY BLOCK  10/2/2019

Do Cables # 1, 2  Cylinder # 3, 4  Fences # 5, Distance 4, Boxes 5

TUESDAY 10/1/2019

Work Period:  Do  Cylinder # 1, 2  Distances # 1, 2, 3  and Fences # 3, 4

MONDAY 9/30/2019

Practice Set #21  This packet represents more points for a practice set than other practice sets.  We will work on it for more than one day.

For tonight you will do Boxes #1-4 and Fences # 1, 2  from the packet

FRIDAY 9/27/2019

Polynomial Modeling & Optimization

Practice Set #20
Page 115 # 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 11, 19, 22, 23, 25, 26
(#8a. A(x)= 2x sqrt(4-x^2)  8b.  P(x)= 4x = 2 sqrt( 4- x^2)  8c.  A x~1.41  8d.  x`1.79)

(#22a.  C(x)=500x + 700 sqrt(x^2-10x+29),  b. \$3630.50   c.  \$3479.90   e.  least cost happens x ` 2.96 mi)

(#26a.  A(x) = x^2 + 40/x    b.  41 sq ft.  c.  24  sq ft.  d.  x ` 2.71 ft)

THURSDAY  9/26/2019
TEST Today

Practice Set #19  You will need to read about the greatest integer function on page 94.
Then do page 97 # 25-37 odd, 38, 39, 41-43, 45-49  Answers to evens will be provided in class on Monday.

TUESDAY   9/24/2019

Lesson:  Review of Graphing Piecewise Functions (This is not on THURSDAYS Test)

Work Time to prepare for test.

Practice Set 18
page 160 # 4-10 even, 14,
page 238 # 18, 22, 25, 29, 36, 40
page 218 # 11, 49, 51, 55
page 188 # 41, 51, 53, 61-64 all, 73, 81, 95, 97    click here for keys to evens

MONDAY 9/23/2019
Lesson:  Remainder Theorem, Rational Roots Theorem, Finding Complex Zero.
Practice Set 17:
page 232 # 11, 17, 29, 31, 39, 41, 53, 55
page 238 # 19, 23, 27, 31-39 odd,
page 169 # 37, 39

FRIDAY 9/20/2019

Lesson:  Polynomial Inequalities & Building Polynomial Models

Practice Set 16 page 188 # 39, 43  page 218 # 9, 13, 21, 27  page 238 # 21, 17

THURSDAY  9/19/2019
Lesson:  Review of Polynomials

Practice Set 15 page 188 # 11-25 odd, 33, 45, 47, 49, 63, 64, 65, 67, 69, 75, 77
for # 64 answer:  a = -1/2

TUESDAY 9/17/2019

Practice Set # 14 page 166 # 5, 9, 13-27 odd, 31-35 odd

MONDAY 9/16/2019

Practice Set #13  page 160 # 3-19 odd

BLOCK  FRIDAY   9/13/2019

TEST #2  Today  (40 minutes)

Practice Set # 12  page 151 # 11-19 odd, 23, 29-35 odd, 51, 53, 55  (Read section if you have forgotten how to graph quadratics functions in standard form)

WEDNESDAY 9/11/2019

Work Period to Prepare for Thursday's Test

Practice Set # 11  page 87 # 34 - 44 even,   page 267 # 63, 65,  page 253 # 7, 9, 11, 17, 21, 23, 27, 37a, 41b,  43b, 43c, 53, 55, 57

TUESDAY  9/10/2019

Lesson:  Average Rate of Change  Plus Review

Practice Set # 10  page 88 # 53-59 odd  (See Review assignment for Wednesday too as you may want to start that tonight)

MONDAY 9/9/2019

Lesson:  Inverses.

Practice Set # 9  page 265 # 9-21 odd, 27, 39, 41, 45, 51, 53-61 odd, 67, 71-79 odd

FRIDAY 9/6/2019

Lesson: Even & Odd Functions; Increasing vs. Decreasing; Maximum vs. Minimum

Practice Set # 8  page 86 # 11-25 odd, 31-43 odd

BLOCK  THURSDAY  9/5/2019

Lesson:  Composition of Functions and Their Domains

Practice Set # 7  page 75 # 9, 25, 33, 41 and worksheet both sides
Recall that answers to odd numbered textbook problems are in the back of your textbook.

TUESDAY  9/3/2019

Lesson:  Operations on Functions and Domains.  Plus Introduction to the DIfference Quotient.

Practice Set # 6

page 68 # 23, 25, 31, 33, 35, 39, 45, 49, 51, 55, 57, 63, 69-77 odd, 81, 83, 85

FRIDAY 8/30/2019

TEST # 1 TODAY  - No homework.  Enjoy the 3-day weekend.

Thursday 8/29/2019

Lesson:  Today is a work period to prepare for Friday's test.

Practice Set # 5

Tuesday 8/27/2019

Lesson:  today we learn about absolute value transformations y = |f(x)|  and  y = f ( |x| )

Monday 8/26/2019

Lesson:  Today we learn how to use a coordinate rule to graph a transformation

Practice Set #3

Key page 1 of 2

Key page 2 of 2

Friday 8/23/2019

Lesson: Today we discuss how to write the rule for a function given the description of the transformation.

Practice Set #2

Key page 1 of 2 front side

key to back side of worksheet

Thursday 8/22/2019

Learning Intention:  Introduction to Transformations

Practice Set #1  Worksheet for one stage transformations   click here for practice set 1 on transformations plus KEY

Success Criteria:

• I can identify the parent function
• I can describe a transformation given a rule.
• I can graph a transformation of a parent function.

WEDNESDAY 8/21/2019

First Day of School (Short period 37 minutes)