• 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 -

     

    click here for review worksheet that starts with number 8

    click here for key

    .

    click here for review on linear velocity with its key

     


    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

    ANSWER KEY to review worksheet starting with log base 2 of 1 

    click here for final review word problem worksheet

    Key to Word Problem worksheet

     


    Graphing Review for Final Exam

     

     click here for graphing review worksheet

     

     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

    click here for word problem worksheet

    click here for key to selected evens

     


     

    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

    click here for KEY

    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

    click here for modeling with trig worksheet and key

    click here for trig worksheet and KEY

     


    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

    answers to evens


     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

     click here for worksheet plus key


     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 

    click here for answers to evens

     


     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

    Click here for worksheet plus key


     TUESDAY 10/22/2019

    Work Period to practice problems for the Test on Wednesday   click here for answers to EVENS

     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
     THE ANSWERS TO BOOK WORK IS IN THE LINK BELOW>
     

     
    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
    Quick Answers to evens
    (#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
    Lesson:  Solving Quadratic Inequalities.
     
    Practice Set # 14 page 166 # 5, 9, 13-27 odd, 31-35 odd
     

     
    MONDAY 9/16/2019
     
    Lesson:  Quadratic Modeling
     
    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  click here for composition worksheet and its KEY
    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.
     
     

     
    Tuesday 8/27/2019
     
     Lesson:  today we learn about absolute value transformations y = |f(x)|  and  y = f ( |x| )
     
    Practice Set # 4    Click here for KEY and worksheet
     
     
     

     
    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

    Worksheet  Click here for front side of worksheet    click here for back side of worksheet

    Key page 1 of 2 front side

     Key page 2 of 2 front side

    key to back side of worksheet


    Thursday 8/22/2019
       

    Learning Intention:  Introduction to Transformations

    Notes:  click here for notes on transformation

    Parent function notes click here

    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)

    Click Here for Course Guidelines and Policies

    Tonight you should read the course guidelines and policies.  Then complete the back page of the packet.