Wednesday, November 29, 2017

 

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We finished up u-substitution and learned how to apply The Second Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.

Calc Wednesday Notes

Suggested Problems:

Section 5.4, page 320, #’s 29 – 32.  5.4 Solutions

Section 5.6, pages 334 – 335, #’s 27 – 39 , 47 – 50 , 52 , 57 , 65 & 66  5.6 Solutions

Below is last year’s test.  SKIP #’S 2 & 3!

2016-2017 Integration Test 1

2016-2017 Integration Test 1 Rubric

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We finished up solving logarithmic equations today.

AA Wednesday Notes

Suggested Problems:  Try the problems on the worksheet posted below.  Scroll to the last page to check your answers.

AA Wednesday Assignment

 

 

This entry was posted on November 29, 2017.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We learned how to use U-Substitution as a strategy for integration.

We focused on indefinite integrals today.

Calc Tuesday Notes

Suggested problems:  Today we’ll focus on problems in which the textbook tells you what to use for u.  Tomorrow I’ll put problems on that you have to do that part yourself.

Section 5.6, page 333-334, #’s 7 – 14 , and 16 – 20

5.6 Solutions

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

Today we looked at a couple properties of logarithms, but then spent the majority of the time solving logarithmic equations.

Due to some technical difficulties with my computer, the notes are pated in two separate sections, and the video is in three sections.

AA Tuesday Notes Part 1

AA Tuesday Notes Part 2

Assignment:  Try the problems posted below.  Scroll to the last page to check your answers.

AA Tuesday Assignment

 

 

This entry was posted on November 28, 2017.

Monday, November 27, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We looked at finding particular solutions to indefinite integrals.

We reviewed definite integrals.

We looked at properties of definite integrals.

Calc Monday Notes

Suggested Problems:  Try the problems posted below and check your answers.

Section 4.9, page 281, #’s 47 – 52   4.9 Solutions

Section 5.2, page 308, #’s 55 – 58  5.2 Solutions

Section 5.3, page 314, #’s 5 – 26, 33 , 37 – 39, & 42 – 44   5.3 Solutions

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We learned properties of logarithms and used those properties to expand and condense logarithmic expressions.

AA Monday Notes

Suggested Problems:  Try the problems on the worksheet posted below.  Scroll to the last page to check your answers.

AA Monday Assignment

 

This entry was posted on November 27, 2017.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

 

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

Since almost all students were either on the science field trip or the agriculture day program, we were not able to have class today.

Have a fabulous Thanksgiving!

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We used the calculators to estimate common logarithms and natural logarithms to a 3-decimal place accuracy.

We learned to apply the change of base formula to estimate the logarithm of any base.

AA Tuesday Notes

Suggested problems:  Try the problems on the worksheet posted below.  Scroll to the last page to check your answers.

AA Tuesday Assignment

This entry was posted on November 21, 2017.

Monday, November 20, 2017

 

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We learned the trig integral formulas and began using the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.

Calc Monday Notes

Suggested Problems:

Section 4.9, page 281 #’s 26 – 29.

Section 5.2, page 308 #’s 33 – 42

Check your answers using the links below.

4.9 Solutions

5.2 Solutions

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

Use the link below to take the school climate survey.

Don’t begin until I tell you to.

School Climate Survey

When everyone was finished, we began exploring logarithms.

AA Monday Notes

Suggested problems:  Try the problems on the worksheet posted below.  Scroll to the last page to check your answers.

AA Monday Assignment

 

This entry was posted on November 20, 2017.

Friday, November 17, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

Today was AP Prep day.

We worked mostly in the 2014 AB exam.

We did a few problems from the multiple-choice packet handed out a month or so ago.

 

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

Before lunch we reviewed for your quiz.

After lunch you took your quiz using the site below.

Although, the internet wasn’t cooperative, so most of you had to do it on paper instead.

This entry was posted on November 17, 2017.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We began antiderivatives (integrals) today.

We learned to use the power rule, 1/x , and e^x.

Calc Thursday Notes

Suggested problems:  Section 4.9, pages 280-281, #’s 1 – 4 , 10 – 25 , & 36

4.9 Solutions

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We continued working with exponential equations.

AA Thursday Notes

Suggested Problem:  Try the problems on the worksheet posted below.  Scroll to the last page to check your answers.

AA Thursday Assignment

This entry was posted on November 16, 2017.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

All Classes

Look below at the course offerings for entry-level courses available next semester.

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

Today you took your Parametrics Test.

Afterwards, you had the remainder of class to work on test corrections for the Applications of the Derivative test.

 

3rd Block: Advanced Algebra Honors

We continued working in Unit 8.

The focus today was solving exponential equations.

AA Wedneday Notes

Suggested Problems:  Try the problems on the worksheet posted below.  Scroll to the last page to check your answers.

AA Wednesday Assignment

This entry was posted on November 15, 2017.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

Your parametrics test is tomorrow.

Below is the test I gave last year.

2016 – 2017 Parametrics Test

Skip #’s 7 & 8.

I’ll post the key in a few minutes.

 

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

We began Unit 8 today.

Our focus today was on properties of exponents.

AA Tuesday Notes

Suggested problems:  Try the problems on the worksheet posted below.  Scroll to the last page to check your answers.

AA Tuesday Assignment

This entry was posted on November 14, 2017.

Monday, November 13, 2017

1st & 2nd Blocks:  Calculus

We finished up the parametric topics that we can do without integration.

We’ll review tomorrow and take a small test on Wednesday.

Calc Monday Notes

3rd Block:  Advanced Algebra Honors

You finished your Unit 6 test today.

This entry was posted on November 13, 2017.