HONORS PRECALCULUS SPRING 2017
January 2017
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 10 MONDAY SCHEDULE Teach: 9.1 Polar Coordinates and converting from rectangular coordinates Battleship Polar Coordinates Geogebra HW#1 Read 9.1 and p.569 #5,6,8,9,1119,23,25,31,33,39,41, 45,47,57,59,61  12 Teach: More 9.1 and 9.2 Graphing Polar Equations
HW#2 Read 9.2 and p.570 #27,35,43,67,69,71,73,77,80,83 p.586 #13,15,23,2936,37 (use symmetry tests and tables to graph),87 
16 NO SCHOOL MLK DAY  17 Teach: 9.3 Intro. To Complex Numbers
HW#3 p.586 #19,22,45,49,53,55 (Use symmetry tests and tables)  19 Teach: More 9.3 Converting Complex Numbers to Polar, Demoivre’s Theorem/Work Day Deeper Dive into Complex Numbers
HW#4 Read 9.3 p.595 #13,23,33,39,41, 49,53 p.586 #17,21,39,43,77 p.570 #24,35,47,68,78 
23 QUIZ 9.19.2
HW#5 Read 9.4 p.595#510,17,24,29,37,47,51,55,59 p.606 #16 all
 24 Teach: 9.4 Intro. To Vectors Optional What is a Vector Video HW#6 p.606 #13,15,17,23,27,29,33, 37,39,40, 41,45,47,53,55,57,6163,65  26 Teach: 9.5 Dot Product What affects post graduation wages? Simple reform that has affected African American students earnings HW#7 Read 9.5 p.607 #69,71,72 p.614 #26,7,11,13,19,21,25,29,31 
February 2017
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30 MINIQUIZ 9.3 (20 minutes) WarmUp Airplane Problem
HW#8 p.614 #27,30,32,35,36 Answers to even problems: #30: 276.7 mph, N83.5E #32: 20.2 kmh, N8.5E assume boat is traveling north and current is going east #36: 638.7 kmh, S30.9E  31 MINIMUM DAY WEDNESDAY Teach:9.6 Vectors in Space
HW#9 p.624 #9,17,21,22,29,31,33,37,39, 41,47,49,53,57,59,65  2 GPS #1
HW#10 p.632 #3,7,17,18,23 (Use symmetry tests and table to graph),29,39,47,49,55,64,65,67,71, 75,83,85,93, 99,109,111

6 PAIRS QUIZ 9.49.6
HW#11 p.635 (Chapter Test) #126, skip 23,25 All answers are in back of the book  7 SCHOOL CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
 9 END OF R4 Work day HW#12 Quiz Corrections/More Practice On a separate sheet of paper redo any problems that were incorrect from all three quizzes. Under each corrected problem, find another similar (odd) problem from the book, making sure to check your solution in the book 
13 Review for Chapter 9 Test Optional Vector Problems with Answers I will not collect this assignment  14 GPS #2 Study for Chapter 9 Test  16 TEST CHAPTER 9 HW #13 Standardized Test Practice 1 Take Home Quiz  Show Work for credit.This will be counted in the Test/Quiz category and will be graded for accuracy 
20 NO SCHOOL – MIDWINTER RECESS  21 NO SCHOOL – MIDWINTER RECESS  23 NO SCHOOL – MIDWINTER RECESS 
27  28 Teach: 10.2 Parabolas Optional Video on Parabolas Note text book uses “a” for the distance between vertex and focus and video and resource below uses “p” Website resource for Conic Sections HW#14 14 p.646 #1118,23,29,41,47,57,63,67,73 and Read Section 10.3 Ellipses  2 Teach: 10.3 Ellipses Optional Video on Ellipses HW#15 p.657 #1316,21,31,39,41,45,53,55,57, 71,73,79 and Read 10.4 Hyperbolas 
March 2017
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6 Teach: 10.4 Hyperbolas Optional Video on Hyperbolas HW#16 p.670 #1316,27,31,35,39,41,47,59, 73 p.701 #13,15,17,27,31,35,39,45,77,79,81  7 Review for Chapter 10 Test
Study for Chapter 10 Test  9 TEST CHAPTER 10 HW#17 Limits Prerequisites Worksheet and Watch Video on Limits and take notes 
13 STAFF DEVELOPMENT DAY  14 Teach: Limits and four ways to find them Notes  Four ways to Find a Limit Optional Video on OneSided Limits HW#18 Evaluating Limits 4 Ways  16 Teach: Limits as x approaches infinity HW#19 Standardized Test Practice #2 Take Home Quiz  Show Work for credit.This will be counted in the Test/Quiz category and will be graded for accuracy 
20 Evaluating Limits Practice
HW#20 More Limits Practice  21 Smarter Balance Test
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HW#21 Evaluating Limits  23 Smarter Balance Test Teach: Definition of the Derivative HW#22 Slope of the Tangent Line and Equation of the Tangent Line Answers Note correction: 5a) should be 4 
27 Teach: Using the derivative to solve problems
 28 MINIMUM DAY WEDNESDAY Review for Limits Test Study for Limits Test  30 TEST LIMITS HW#24 Read Section 4.1 and 4.2 Graph by hand, then check on Desmos p.187 #110, 69,77,79 p. 200 #110, 31,33,39 
April 2017
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3 Teach: Graphing Polynomial Functions, Local Maximum and Minimum Using Limits, Descartes Rule of Signs, Intermediate Value Theorem
HW#25 Polynomial Notes and HW 25 Graph by hand using instructions on notes, then check on Desmos  4 Teach: Graphing Rational Functions with Oblique Asymptotes HW#26 Read Section 4.3, 4.5 and 4.6 Graph by hand, check on Desmos p.210 #47,15,33, 35,51,53 p.232 #11,19,21,39,49,75 p.238 #37,17,27,33  6 END OF R5 Practice Day for Graphing Polynomials and Rational Functions
HW#27 Practice Polynomials and Rational Functions Graph by hand, check on Desmos 
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29 NO SCHOOL –MEMORIAL DAY
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