Friday, September 29, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We continued with derivative presentations.

We worked with tangent line equations.

REMINDER:  QUIZ Tuesday over Motion, L’Hopital’s Rule & Equations of Tangents

Calc Friday Notes

Suggested problems:  Your answers may be in ANY correct form of a linear equation.

Section 3.1, page 121 #’s 19 & 26   3.1 Solutions

Section 3.2, page 139 #’s 15 – 18   3.2 Solutions

Section 3.6, page 168 #’s 25 – 27 & # 29   3.6 Solutions

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We worked with solving rational equations and re-visited the concept of excluded values.

AA Friday Notes

Suggested problems:  Click on the link to the worksheet posted below and scroll to the last page to check your answers.

AA Friday Assignment

 

This entry was posted on September 29, 2017.

Thursday, September 27, 2017

 

Come support the chorus students if you can !

 

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

About 1/2 of you presented your derivative problems.

We finished up x-axis motion.

We learned how to use L’Hopital’s Rule for limits in indeterminant forms.

Calc Thursday Notes

Suggested problems:  Section 4.5, pages 246 – 247 , #’s 1 – 6, 11, 13 – 15 , 27, & 40

4.5 Solutions

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We worked on Complex Fractions today.

Suggested problems:  Work on the problems posted below.  Scroll to the 2nd page to check your answers.

AA Thursday Assignment

REMINDER:  USATestprep assignment is due by end of day Friday.

If you’re watching the video below, be aware that I accidentally left it recording during lunch, so once you hear me say “go to lunch” you’ve reached the end of the lesson.

AA Thursday Notes

 

This entry was posted on September 28, 2017.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We continued working with x-axis motion.

Calc Wed Notes

Suggested problems:  Try the problems on the following link.  Answers are included after each problem.

Calc Suggested Problems

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

Before lunch we worked on a warm up / review.

We also added and subtracted rational expression requiring factoring.

AA Wednesday Notes

After lunch you were assigned a USATestprep mid-unit assignment.  You may work on it in class with partners.  It must be completed by Friday.  It will be counted as a quiz grade.

If you have trouble finding it, use the benchmark code PONEZAYUTU

Suggested Problems:  Try the problems posted below and scroll to the 2nd page to check your answers.

AA Wed Assignment

This entry was posted on September 27, 2017.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We began looking at x-axis motion today.

Calc Tuesday Notes

We’ll spend at least 1 more day on this topic.

There are no new problems for you to try.  I’ll post some tomorrow.

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We began adding & subtracting rational expressions today.

We’ll spend 2 days on this topic.

Your test will be next FRIDAY!

AA Tuesday Notes

Suggested problems:  Try the problems on the worksheet posted below and scroll to the 2nd page to check your answers.

AA Tuesday Assignment

This entry was posted on September 26, 2017.

Monday, September 25, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We began our applications of the derivative unit today.

Our focus today was projectile motion.

You also drew problems for derivatives presentation problems.  The answers are posted below.

Ch 3 AP Prep Solutions

Calc Monday Notes

Suggested problems:  The last page of the handout from class.  Click on the notes above and scroll to the end to check your answers.

ANNOUNCEMENT:  The LAST day to make test corrections on the last test is Friday by the END OF FLEX.

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We’re multiplying and dividing rational expressions.

AA Monday Notes

Suggested problems:  AA Monday Assignment With Answers

Scroll to the last page to check your answers.

ANNOUNCEMENT:  MIDTERM Exam Tuesday, October 10.

This entry was posted on September 25, 2017.

Friday, September 22, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

You took the Derivatives Test Part 2 today.

Monday we will begin applications.

REMINDER:  Bonus questions for limits test due Monday.

You’ll also draw for presentation problems from the derivatives unit on Monday.

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We began unit 5 today:  Rational Expressions & Equations

AA Friday Notes

REMINDER:  Bonus question for Unit 4 test due Monday.

Suggested Problems:  Simplifying Rational Expressions Assignment

Scroll to the 2nd page to check your answers.

This entry was posted on September 22, 2017.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

You worked through #’s 29, 43, 58, 62 & 84 from the warm up packet.

We worked through requested problems from any of the book, old tests, or review problems.

1st Block Thursday Notes

2nd Block Thursday Notes

Copy of review Left with Mrs. Bentley

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

You had your Unit 4 Test before lunch.

After lunch, we worked through a couple of application problems.

AA Thursday Notes

Click below to find the bonus application problem that can go towards your next test.

Due Monday!

Unit 4 Bonus Question

This entry was posted on September 21, 2017.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

You took your derivatives formula test today.

Afterwards, you worked on #’s 21 – 23 & 28 from the warm up packet.

Lastly, we worked through requested problems from anything posted from the book, review assignments, or old tests.

Calc Wednesday Notes

Suggested problems:  Chapter Review Exercises, pages 204 – 205 #’s 59-64, 67, 70, 101-106, 109-11, & 113.

Ch 3 Review Exercises Solutions

Also, work on the following old test.  2014-2015 Derivative Test 2 Solutions  The clean copy is not available, it died in computer crash!

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We’ll spend today reviewing for your Unit 4 Test tomorrow.

Quadratics Test Review with Answers

Extra Practice for Quadratics Test With Answers

This entry was posted on September 20, 2017.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

Mrs. Bentley has a hard-copy of a review for you to work on.

Parts of it are multiple-choice and parts are free-response.

Check your answers to the multiple-choice with Mrs. Bentley as you get them done.

Feel free to work together.

The following problems are bonus questions for the LIMITS test.  They are due Monday.

Bonus Problems for Limits Test

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

You will be working on a quadratics review on USATestprep.

Mrs. Bentley has your password cards if you need your login information.

Adeline and Krysten:  You didn’t have an account, so I created one for you.  You’ll have to get your login information from Mrs. Bentley.

Everyone:  Look under your assignments and you should see and assignment called Quadratics Review.

If you don’t see it, check your login information with Mrs. Bentley.

If for some reason you still can’t find it, the benchmark code is:  NOCOMOHEKE

Work with your partners.

This assignment will be graded.

This entry was posted on September 19, 2017.

Monday, September 18, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We finished up methods of differentiation today – adding implicit differentiation to our list of techniques.

Calc Monday Notes

REMINDER:  Formula Test Wednesday

REMINDER:  Derivative Test Part 2 Friday.

Suggested Problems:  Section 3.10, page 192 #’s 9 – 11 & 21 – 25  3.10 Solutions

2010-2011 Der Part 1 With Solutions  #15 only

2010-2011B Der Part 1 With Solutions  #6 only

2016-2017-derivative-test-1-solutions-rubric  #9 only

2015-2016 Derivative Test Part 2  ALL rubric below

2015-2016 Derivative Test 2 Scoring Rubric

 

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

Today we mix methods of solving quadratics.

AA Monday Notes

Suggested Problems:  Mixed Quadratics Review 2

This entry was posted on September 18, 2017.