Friday, August 18, 2017

 

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We went over requested problems from posted old test.

You used the remainder of the class to continue working on old tests.

1st Block Notes

2nd Block Notes

2015-2016 Limits Test

2015 – 2016 Limits Test Solutions and Scoring

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We continued working with simplifying radicals today.

The new part was introducing variables inside the radicals.

AA Friday Notes

AA Radicals Part 2 Assignment with Answers

 

 

This entry was posted on August 18, 2017.

Thursday, August 17, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

Mrs. Bentley will be your substitute today.

Ask her questions from the old test posted yesterday if you have them, and about the test posted below.

Reminder:  Test Tuesday!

2010-2011 Limits Test   Skip #2

2010-2011 Limits Test KEY

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

Mrs. Bentley will be your substitute today.

She will teach you the first lesson in unit 2 over simplifying radicals.

Below you will find the assignment to work on when she has finished.

I expect at least half of the worksheet to be completed.  You may choose which problems.  Check your answers as you go and ask Mrs. Bentley questions as you have them.

AA Simplifying Radicals WKS with Answers

This entry was posted on August 17, 2017.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We’ll finish up algebraic techniques today.

Calc Tuesday Notes

Below you’ll find the test from last year.

The scoring rubric is posted below as well.  On #11, b = 27/2

Skip # 4 for today.

2016-2017 Limits Test Part 1 with Answers

Limits Test 2016 – 2017 Part 2

2016 – 2017 Limits Test Scoring Rubric

 

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

Your Unit 1 test is tomorrow.

Your test review and answers are posted below.

AA Honors Unit 1 Test Review Part 1 with Answers

AA Honors Unit 1 Test Review Part 2 with Answers

Part 2 #3:  The answer should be  2x^2 +2x -2 (there’s a typo).

Your test has 20 questions.  Questions 1 – 15 are multiple-choice and will be taken before lunch.

Questions 16 – 20 are free-response and will be taken after lunch.

 

This entry was posted on August 15, 2017.

Monday, August 14, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We began using algebraic techniques to find the limits of discontinuous functions.

Calc Monday Notes

Below is the review I used prior to last year’s test.  Scroll to page 2 for the answers.

Skip #’s 3, 5, 7 & 8 for tonight.

2016-2017 Test Review with Answers

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We finished up our new concepts for Unit 1.

Tomorrow will be test review.

You overwhelmingly voted to have me post the review and answers for you to work on during class.

I’ll come around and answer questions as you have them.

AA Monday Notes

Suggested assignment:  Inverse Assignment with Answers

The video recored prior to lunch did not save.  My apologies.

Below is what we did after lunch.

 

This entry was posted on August 14, 2017.

Friday, August 11, 2017

 

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We reviewed limits before your quiz.

You took your quiz.

We kept working on the concept of continuity.

Calc Friday Notes

Online Practice Problems with Answers & Solutions Part 1

Online Practice Problems with Answers & Solutions Part 2

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We reviewed previous topics with warm up questions and then began working on composite functions.

AA Friday Notes

Don’t forget to try the bonus question that is posted on the last page of the notes posted above.

Suggested Assignment:  Try the problems posted below.  The answers are on the 2nd page.

Function Composition Assignment with Answers

This entry was posted on August 11, 2017.

Thursday, August 10, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We looked further at the concept of continuity.

Calc Thursday Notes

Suggested problems:  Page 89, section 2.4

#’s 57 , 58 & 60:  Feel free to disregard any graphing directions.

2.4 Solutions

 

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We’re beginning FUNCTION operations today and seeing how closely related they are to polynomial operations.

AA Thursday Notes

Suggested problems:  Scroll to the 3rd page for the answers.

AA Honors Function Operations with Answers

This entry was posted on August 10, 2017.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We began looking at the concept of continuity today and how it incorporated the concepts of limits.

Calc Wed Notes

Suggested problems:  Try section 2.4, page 88 #5.

2.4 Solutions

 

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We continued building on polynomial operations briefly with some new application problems.

We began working with Pascal’s Triangle.

AA Wednesday Notes

Suggested Problems:  On the last slide of the notes posted above.

AA Wed Assignment Answers

 

This entry was posted on August 9, 2017.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

 

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We began looking at properties of limits.

Suggested problems:  Section 2.3, page 80

#’s 27 – 30

2.3 Solutions

Calc Tuesday Notes

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We continued working with applications of polynomial operations.

Assignment:  The last 2 pages of the notes posted below.  The answers on on the last page.

AA Tuesday Notes

This entry was posted on August 8, 2017.

Monday, August 7, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We looked more closely at limits graphically and numerically.

Assignment:  Section 2.2, pages 75-76

#’s 17-20 (you’ll need to use the table function on the graphing calculator during class to look at theses.)

#’s 38 & 53

2.2 Solutions

Calc Monday Notes

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We used a warm up to review concepts of adding, subtracting & multiplying polynomials.

We looked more closely at multiplying polynomials.

We worked a little more on the box construction activity.

Use the link below to work the problems that you need to work.  Scroll to the 2nd page to check your answers.

AA Monday Notes

AA Monday Assignment with Answers

This entry was posted on August 7, 2017.