Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, August 20

Section 1.1
Functions 
Handouts: Syllabus Internet Resources (with a link to the General Course Information) Graph of Relations Due: Wednesday, August 22 Read: General Course Information, the Syllabus, and Section 1.1 and 1.2 Do: (for practice, not for hand in) Section 1.1  34, 810, 15, 2025, 2829, 33, 41 and Chapter 1 Review  #3 Get a TI83 Plus or TI84 Plus or TI84 Plus CE or equivalent and purchase an eHW access code. Note: the access code is good for one year. Last semester's code will work. Have the Reading Questions ready to turn in at the start of next class for Sections 1.1, 1.2, and 1.3/1.4. for Friday, August 24. These are in the folder Reading Questions on Blackboard. Prepare for QUIZ 1 over Prerequisite Skills on Monday, August 27. Due Friday, August 31, 11:59 pm: EHW 0 General Course Information and Using eHW. 
Wednesday, August 22 
Section 1.2 Average Rate of Change 
Handout: Match
the Verbal to the Table to the Graph, Unemployment Rates This is in the folder InClass Activities and Handouts on Blackboard if you want another copy. Read: Section 1.3 and 1.4 Do: Section 1.2  S1S10, 17, 914, 1720, 22, 24, 25, 28, 30 for practice Have the Reading Questions ready to turn in at the start of next class (Friday, August 24) for Sections 1.1, 1.2, and 1.3/1.4. These are also in the folder Reading Questions on Blackboard. Prepare for QUIZ 1 on Monday, August 27 over prerequisite skills (page 3) in General Course Information packet Due Friday, August 31, 11:59 pm: EHW 0 General Course Information and Using eHW. 
Friday August 24 
Section 1.3 Linear Functions  Tables and Graphs 
Due Monday, August 29 Read: Section 1.4 Do: Section 1.3  #1014, 1718, 25, 28, 32  36 (for practice) Prepare for QUIZ 1 on Monday, August 27 over prerequisite skills (page 3) in General Course Information packet Due Friday, August 31, 11:59 pm: EHW 0 General Course Information and Using eHW. 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, August 28 
Section 1.4 Formulas of Linear Functions 
Due Wednesday, August 29 Read: Section 1.5 Do: Section 1.4  #4  15, 31  36, 41, 42, 46, 47, 52, 53, 57, 61 (for practice) and Reading Questions for 1.5 due Wednesday, August 29 (for handin) These are also in the folder Reading Questions on Blackboard. 
Wednesday, August 29 
Understanding the m and the b in the Linear Function y = b + mx 
Due Friday, August 31 Do: Section 1.5  #S1S8, 14, 79, 18, 19 (for practice) QUIZ 2 on Friday, August 31 over Section 1.1 and 1.2 Due Friday, August 31, 11:59 pm: EHW 0 General Course Information and Using eHW. Due Wednesday, September 5, 11:59 pm: EHW 1 Section 1.1  1.4 
Friday August 31 
Section 1.5 Modeling with Linear Functions 
No class meeting Monday, Sept. 3 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Sept. 3 
Holiday  No class meeting. Enjoy the Labor Day holiday. 
Wednesday, Sept. 5 
Section 2.1 Input/Output 
See Miss Gulch take
her iconic ride to Dorothy's farm and the
graph. Due Friday, Sept 7 Read: Section 2.2 Do (for practice): Section 2.1  45, 912, 1718, 2729, 32, 34, 44 and Chapter 2 Review  3, 4, 7,8, 12, 36, 53, 72 QUIZ 3 on Friday, Sept. 7 over Section 1.31.5 Due tonight Wednesday, September 5, 11:59 pm: EHW 1 Section 1.1  1.4 Due Friday, September 7, 11:59 pm: EHW 2 Section 1.5 
Friday Sept. 7 
Section 2.2 Domain and Range 
Due Monday, Sept. 10 Read: Section 2.5 and 2.6 (Section 2.4 will be covered later) Do (for practice): Section 2.2  S1S8, 14, 918, 29, 31 (for practice) and come to class with Reading Questions for 2.5/2.6 completed. These are in the folder Reading Questions on Blackboard. Due tonight, Friday, September 7, 11:59 pm: EHW 2 Section 1.5 Due Friday, September 14, 11:59 pm: EHW 3 Section 2.12.2 Due Monday, September 17, 11:59 pm: EHW 4 Section 2.5 & 2.6 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Sept. 10 
Section 2.5 Inverse Functions 
Due Wednesday, Sept. 12 Do (for practice): Section 2.5  14, 1624, 32  39, 45  50, 57 and Chapter 2 Review  41, 42, 56, 58, 62, 65 Due Friday, September 14, 11:59 pm: EHW 3 Section 2.12.2 Due Monday, September 17, 11:59 pm: EHW 4 Section 2.5 & 2.6 
Wednesday, Sept. 12 
Today: Section 2.5 Inverse Functions cont'd and Section 2.6 Concavity 
Due Friday,
Sept. 14 Read: Section 4.1 (We will do Chapter 3 later) Do: Section 2.5 1326, 3538 and Section 2.6  123, 26 and Ch 2 Review # 55, 59, 60, 68 (for practice) and come to class with Reading Questions for Section 4.1 completed. These are in the folder Reading Questions on Blackboard.
Due
Friday, September 14, 11:59 pm: EHW 3 Section
2.12.2 
Friday, Sept. 14 
Today: Section 4.1 Growing, Growing, Growing 
Due Monday, Sept. 17 EHW
3
Section 2.12.2 due tonight,
Friday, September 14, 11:59 pm Test 1 next week. See Review Sheet. This is in the folder Reviews for Exams on Blackboard. 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Sept. 17 
Section 4.1 Exponential Decay 
Due Friday, Sept. 21 
Tuesday, Sept. 18 
Test 1 is available in the Test Center, KT G18. 
The test is outside of class in the Math Test Center (KT G18). Covers: Chapter 1 (not 1.6) and Section 2.1, 2.2, 2.5, and 2.6 Walk in with any kind of photo ID and your graphing calculator to take the test. Math Test Center (KT G18) is open Tues., Sept. 18 9:00 AM  3:30 PM (it closes at 4:30 pm) See Review Sheet. This is in the folder Reviews for Exams on Blackboard. 
Wednesday, Sept. 19 
Test 1 is available in the Test Center, KT G18. 
No class meeting The test is outside of class in the Math Test Center (KT G18). Covers: Chapter 1 (not 1.6) and Section 2.1, 2.2, 2.5, and 2.6 Walk in with any kind of photo ID and your graphing calculator to take the test. Math Test Center (KT G18) is open Wed., Sept. 19 9:00 AM  7:00 PM (it closes at 8:00 pm) See Review Sheet. This is in the folder Reviews for Exams on Blackboard. 
Thursday, Sept. 20 
Test 1 is available in the Test Center, KT G18. 
The test is outside of class in the Math Test Center (KT G18). Covers: Chapter 1 (not 1.6) and Section 2.1, 2.2, 2.5, and 2.6 Walk in with any kind of photo ID and your graphing calculator to take the test. Math Test Center (KT G18) is open Thurs., Sept. 20 9:00 AM  7:00 PM (it closes at 8:00 pm) See Review Sheet. This is in the folder Reviews for Exams on Blackboard. 
Friday Sept. 21 
Section 4.2 What Makes a Function Exponential? 
Due Monday, Sept. 24 Read: Section 4.3 Do: Section 4.2 1014, 1820, 26, 36 (for practice) Have Reading Questions for 4.2 and 4.3 ready at the start of class Monday, Sept. 24. Due Friday, September 28, 11:59 pm: eHW05 Sections 4.14.2 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Sept. 24 
Section 4.2 Modeling with Exponential Functions 
Due Wednesday, Sept. 26 
Wednesday, Sept. 26 
Section 4.3 Graphs of Exponential Functions and Section 4.4 The Number e and Compounding Interest 
Due Friday, Sept. 28 Read: Section 4.4 and 4.5 Do (for practice): Section 4.3 115, 18, 19, 23  33, 35, 4044 and Chapter 4 Review  18, 34 and complete Activity 4.4A Compound Interest (found on BB in the folder InClass Activities) Friday, September 28, QUIZ 5 on 4.14.2
Have Reading Questions for
4.4/4.5 ready at the start of class, Friday, Sept. 28. 
Friday Sept. 28 
Today: Section 4.5 Compounding Interest Continuously 
Read: Section 5.1 Do (for practice): Section 4.4  122 and Section 4.5  S1  S10, 15, 714, 19, 2124, 2846 Have Reading Questions for 5.1 ready at the start of class, Monday, Oct. 1. Due tonight, Friday, September 28, 11:59 pm: eHW05 Sections 4.14.2 Due Monday, Oct. 8, 11:59 pm: eHW06 Sections 4.34.5 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Oct. 1 
Section 5.1 What is a Logarithm? 
Due Wednesday, Oct. 3 
Wednesday, Oct. 3 
Section 5.1 Properties of Logarithms 
Due Friday, Oct. 2 Do (for practice): Section 5.1  3552, 79, 80 Due Monday, Oct. 8, 11:59 pm: eHW06 Sections 4.34.5 Due Friday, October 12, 11:59 pm: eHW07 Section 5.1 Friday, Oct. 5: QUIZ 6 on 4.3, 4.4, 4.5 
Friday Oct. 5 
Section 5.1 Using Inverse Properties to Solve Equations for Exact Answers 
Due Monday,
Oct. 8 Read: Section 5.2 and 5.3 Do (for practice): Section 5.1  2934, 5771 Due Monday, October 8, 11:59 pm: eHW06 Sections 4.34.5 Due Friday, October 12, 11:59 pm: eHW07 Section 5.1 Have Reading Questions for 5.2 and 5.3 ready at the start of next class. These are in the folder Reading Questions on Blackboard. 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Oct. 8 
Section 5.2 Doubling Time and Halflife 
For Wednesday, Oct. 10: 
Wednesday, Oct. 10 
Today: Section 5.3 Why We Care About Logarithms 
Do (for practice):
Section 5.3 S1S10, 3, 710, 2324, 32, 33, 4345, 4851, 54 See Tsunami 2011 footage Due Friday, October 12, 11:59 pm: eHW07 Section 5.1 Due Wednesday, October 17, 11:59 pm: eHW08 Section 5.25.3 Have Reading Questions for 2.4 and 6.1 ready at the start of next class. Friday, Oct. 12: QUIZ 7 on 5.1 
Friday Oct. 12 
Today: Section 2.4 pH and Horizontal and Vertical Shifts. 
For Wednesday, Oct. 17: Do (for practice): Section 5.3 1721, 37, 39, 42 and Section 2.4  39, 1113, 19, 21, 26 Due tonight, Friday, October 12, 11:59 pm: eHW07 Section 5.1 Due Wednesday, October 17, 11:59 pm: eHW08 Section 5.25.3 No class meeting Monday, Oct. 15. Enjoy Fall Break! 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Oct. 15 
None 
No class meeting. Fall Break. 
Wednesday, Oct. 17 
Horizontal and Vertical Reflections (6.1) 
Due Friday, Oct. 19 Read: Section 6.2 Do (for practice):Section 6.1  1, 420, 2526, 32  35 Due tonight, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 11:59 pm: eHW08 Section 5.25.3 Have Reading Questions for 6.2 ready at the start of next class, Friday, Oct. 19. Friday, Oct. 19: QUIZ 8 on 5.2 and 5.3 
Friday Oct. 19 
Vertical Stretches and Compressions (6.2) 
Due Monday, Oct. 22 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Oct. 22 
Odd and Even Functions (6.1) and Quadratic Functions in Standard and Factored Form (3.1) 
No class meeting Wed. Oct. 24. Take Test 2 (or come to the class time in KT
123 for help if needed.) Due Friday, Oct. 26 Read: Section 3.2 Do (for practice): Section 6.1 2, 3, 2124, 3640, 4852 and 3.1  923, 2832 Have Reading Questions for
3.2 ready at the start of class Friday, Oct. 26. 
Wednesday, Oct. 24 
Take Test 2 in Math Test Center 
No class meeting. Need help? Come to the classroom during our normal class meeting time and I will be there if you have questions. 
Friday Oct. 26 
Quadratic Functions in Vertex Form (3.2) 
Read: Section 10.1
Due Monday, October 29, 11:59 pm: eHW09 Section 2.4, 6.16.2 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Oct. 29 
Finding Formulas of Quadratic Functions (3.2) 
Due Wednesday, Oct. 31 Wednesday, Oct. 31: QUIZ 9 on 2.4, 6.1 and 6.2 
Wednesday, Oct. 31 
Composition of Functions (10.1) and Power Functions (11.1) 
Due Friday, Nov. 2
Due Friday, Nov. 2, 11:59 pm:
eHW10 Section 3.1
and 3.2 Friday, Nov. 2: QUIZ 10 on 3.1 and 3.2 
Friday Nov. 2 
Power Function Shapes (11.1) 
Due Monday,
Nov. 5 Read: Section 11.2 Do : Section 11.1  S1  S10, 112, 2932, 3540, 56, 58 and Reading Questions for 11.2 ready at the start of class Monday, Nov 5. These are in the folder Reading Questions on Blackboard. Due tonight,
Friday, Nov. 2, 11:59 pm:
eHW10 Section 3.1
and 3.2 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Nov. 5 
Finding Power Function Formulas (11.1) 
Due Wednesday,
Nov. 7 Read: Section 11.2 Do (for practice): Section 11.1  1320, 33, 34 Due Wednesday, Nov. 7, 11:59 pm: eHW11 Section 10.1 Due Monday, Nov. 12, 11:59 pm: eHW12 Section 11.1 
Wednesday, Nov. 7 
Polynomial Functions (11.2) 
Due Friday,
Nov. 9 Read: Section 11.3 Do (for practice): Section 11.2  S1S8, 1520, 25, 27, 3336, 38, 43 Due Wednesday, Nov. 7, 11:59 pm: eHW11 Section 10.1 Due Monday, Nov. 12, 11:59 pm: eHW12 Section 11.1 Due Wednesday, Nov. 14, 11:59 pm: eHW13 Section 11.2 Polynomials and Long Run Behavior Have Reading Questions for 11.3 ready at the start of next class, Friday, Nov. 9. Friday, Nov. 9: QUIZ 11 on 10.1 and 11.1 
Friday Nov. 9 
Long Run Behavior of Polynomial Functions (11.2 and 11.3) 
Due Monday,
Nov. 12 Read: Section 11.3 Do (for practice): Section 11.3  114 Due Monday, Nov. 12, 11:59 pm: eHW12 Section 11.1 Due Wednesday, Nov. 14, 11:59 pm: eHW13 Section 11.2 Polynomials and Long Run Behavior 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Nov. 12 
Short Run Behavior of Polynomial Functions (11.3) 
Due Wednesday,
Nov.
14 Read: Section 11.4 Do (for practice): Section 11.3  1539 Due tonight, Monday, Nov. 12, 11:59 pm: eHW12 Section 11.1 Due Wednesday, Nov. 14, 11:59 pm: eHW13 Section 11.2 Polynomials and Long Run Behavior Due Monday, Nov. 19, 11:59 pm: eHW14 Section 11.3 Polynomials and Short Run Behavior Have Reading Questions for 11.4 ready at the start of next class, Wednesday, Nov. 14. 
Wednesday, Nov. 14 
Long Run Behavior of Rational Functions (11.4) 
Long Run Behavior of Rational Functions Due Friday, Nov. 16 Read: Section 11.5 Do: Section 11.4  112 Due tonight, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 11:59 pm: eHW13 Section 11.2 Polynomials and Long Run Behavior Due Monday, Nov. 19, 11:59 pm: eHW14 Section 11.3 Polynomials and Short Run Behavior Have Reading Questions for 11.5 ready at the start of next class, Friday, Nov. 16. Monday, Nov. 19: QUIZ 12 on 11.2 and 11.3 
Friday Nov. 16 
Short Run Behavior of Rational Functions (11.5) 
Due Mon.,
Nov.
19 Read: Section 11.6 Do: Section 11.5  111, 2024
Due
Monday, Nov. 19, 11:59 pm:
eHW14
Section
11.3
Polynomials and Short Run Behavior Monday, Nov. 19: QUIZ 12 on 11.2 and 11.3 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Nov. 19 
Finding the Formula of a Rational Function (11.5) 
Due Mon.,
Nov.
26 Read: Section 11.6 Do (for practice): Section 11.5  1625, 3047
Due
tonight, Monday, Nov. 19, 11:59 pm:
eHW14
Section
11.3
Polynomials and Short Run Behavior 
Wednesday, Nov. 21 
No class meeting. Enjoy Thanksgiving Break!  
Friday Nov. 23 
No class meeting. Enjoy Thanksgiving Break!  
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Nov. 26 
Finding the Formula of a Rational Function Cont'd (11.5) 
Due Friday,
Nov.
30 Finding the Formula of a Rational Function (11.5) Cont'd Read: Section 11.6 Do (for practice): Section 11.5  111, 2024 Have Reading Questions for 11.6 ready at the start of next class, Friday, Nov. 30.
Due
Wednesday, Nov. 28, 11:59 pm:
eHW15
Section
11.4
Rational Functions, Zeros and Asymptotes 
Wednesday, Nov. 28 
Take Test 2 in Math Test Center, KT G18  No class meeting. However, you are welcome to come to KT 123 for a review. 
Friday Nov. 30 
Comparing Power/Polynomial, Exponential, and Logarithmic Functions (11.6) 
Comparing Power/Polynomial, Exponential, and Logarithmic Functions Do (for practice): Section 11.6  1, 2, 1013, 15, 17, 18, 26, 27, 30, 31, 32, 36 Due Monday, Dec. 3, 11:59 pm: eHW19 Section 11.5 Due Friday, Dec. 7, 11:59 pm: eHW20 Section 11.6 Rhino Opportunity for Late Assignments  Missed an assignment or want to improve your score on a past assignment? For each perfect score you earn before the due date in the "Assignments (for a Grade)" area, you may redo one assignment listed below at a 10% late penalty. All due 11:59 PM Sunday, Dec. 9. 
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment 
Monday, Dec. 3 
Review for the final exam 
Due
tonight, Monday, Dec. 3, 11:59 pm:
eHW19
Section
11.5 Due Friday, Dec. 7, 11:59 pm: eHW20 Section 11.6 QUIZ 13 Wednesday, Dec. 5 on 11.411.6 
Wednesday, Dec. 5 
Review for the final exam 

Friday Dec. 7 
Review for the final exam 
Rhino Opportunity for Late Assignments  Missed an assignment or want to improve your score on a past assignment? For each perfect score you earn before the due date in the "Assignments (for a Grade)" area, you may redo one assignment listed below at a 10% late penalty. All due 11:59 PM Sunday, Dec. 9.
MA
15300 Final
Exam 
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