Session

Session Focus

Check Your Knowledge we will work with these (and similar) problems



Unless noted otherwise, the chapter and problems all refer to the Tyler Wallace text.
The MG prefix refers to the MartinGay text.

Week 1

Order of Operations, Chapter 0.3
Properties of Algebra, Chapter 0.4
Intro. to Problem Solving, MG 2.2
Linear Equations and Inequalities (Chap. 1 and 3): Linear Equations in one variable, Linear Inequalities in one variable, Compound Inequalities, Absolute Value Equations, Absolute Value Inequalities.
[Inequalities and Absolute values are also covered in MG 2.4 to 2.7]

0.3: numbers 7 – 16
0.4: 5  15, 53, 57, 61,67,71,73,81
MG 2.2: 122
1.1: 1820, 3740
1.2: 1520, 3740
1.3: 3036, 4446
1.4: 14, extra 1921
1.5: extra 914
3.1: 110
3.2: 110
1.6: 512
1.8 extra 110, 33
[MG: 56 to 103 in Chapter 2 Review]

Week 2

Graphing (Chap. 2): Graphing Equations, Graphing Linear Functions, The slope of a Line, Equations of Lines.
Systems of Equations (Chap. 4): Solving systems of Linear equations in Two Variables, Solving systems of Linear equations in Three Variables.

2.1: 1116
2.2: make sure you can do these
2.3: also these
2.4: 1, 9, 16, 28, 3942, 43, 44
2.5: 14, 912, 17, 33, 36, 4345
4.1 try these until you can graph
4.2 try 1, 1924
4.3: select from first 20
4.4: 14
4.5: 15

Week 3

Exponents, Polynomials, and Polynomial Functions (Chap. 5 and 6): Exponents and their laws, Introduction to polynomials, operations with polynomials, Multiplying Polynomials, The Greatest Common Factor and Factoring by Grouping, Factoring Trinomials, Factoring by Special Products and Factoring Strategies, Solving Equations by Factoring.

51: 126 (select as necessary), 26, 28
52: 18 (select as necessary), 16, 18, 26
5.3: 120 (select as necessary)
5.4 112 (select as necessary)
5.6 14, 1922
5.7: 14
6.1: 110
6.2: 14
6.3 114 (select as necessary)
6.4 14
6.5: 18, 21, 28, 34, 41, 44
6.7: a few of these

Week 4

Rational Expressions (Chap. 7): Multiplying and Dividing, Adding and Subtracting, Simplifying Complex Fractions, Dividing Polynomials, Synthetic division and the Remainder Theorem, Solving Equations Containing Rational Expressions.
Rational Exponents, Radicals, and Complex Numbers (Chap. 8): Radicals and Radical Functions, Rational Exponents, Simplifying Radical Expressions, Adding, Subtracting, and Multiplying Radical Expressions, Radical Equations.

7.1: 3, 4, 9, 10, 19, 20
7.2: 5, 6, 15, 16
7.3: 34, 2324
7.4: 910, 1314
7.6: 58, 33
7.7: 34, 7
7.8: 1, 8, 25, 28
8.1: 2, 6, 8, 22, 28
8.2: 4, 6, 17
8.3: 6, 12, 14, 15: 8.4: 78, 2124
8.5: 36, 1314
8.6: 116

Week 5

Quadratic Equations and Functions (Chap. 9 and 10): Solving Quadratic Equations by completing the square. Solving Quadratic equations by the Quadratic Formula, Solving Equations by Using Quadratic Methods. An introduction to functions.

9.2: 14
9.3: 14, 912
9.4: 16
9.7: 14
9.11: selected graphs
10.1: 17

Final

FINAL comprehensive Exam, last day of the Semester—decided by Registrar.


