Course Assignments
<Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Aug. 22  Section 1.1 Functions 
Today: We identified if a relation is function, discussed the Rule of Four
and used function notation. For Thursday, August 24: 

Thurs., Aug. 24  Section 1.2 Average Rate of Change 
Today:
QUIZ 1 over prerequisite skills.


Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Aug. 29  Section 1.3 and 1.4 Formulas of Linear Functions 
For Thursday, August 31: Read: Section 1.5 Do: Section 1.3  #2630 and Section 1.4  #4  15, 31  36, 41, 42, 46, 47, 52, 53, 57, 61 (for practice) and Reading Questions for 1.5 due Thursday, Aug. 31 (for handin) Prepare for QUIZ 2 on Thursday over Section 1.1 and 1.2 Due Tuesday, Sept. 5, 11:59 pm: EHW 0 General Course Information and Using eHW. Due Thursday, Sept. 7, 11:59 pm: : EHW 1 Section 1.1  1.5 

Thurs., Aug. 31  Section 1.5 Understanding the m and the b in the Linear Function y = b + mx and Modeling with Linear Functions 
For Tuesday, Sept 5: Read: Section 2.1 and come to class with Reading Questions for Section 2.1 completed. (Note: Go to Blackboard and print your copy. Reading Questions for 2.1 will be a total of 2 pages.) Do: Section 1.5  #S1S8, 14, 79, 11, 16, 18, 19, 28 (for practice) and Chapter 1 Review (page 52)  29, 35, 38, 42, 4650 (for practice) and Reading Questions for 2.1 (handin) Due Tuesday, Sept. 5, 11:59 pm: EHW 0 General Course Information and Using eHW. Due Thursday, Sept. 7, 11:59 pm: EHW 1 Section 1.1  1.5 

Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Sept. 5  Section 2.1 Input/Output See Miss Gulch take her iconic ride to Dorothy's farm and the graph. Section 2.2 Domain/Range 
Due tonight Tuesday, Sept. 5, 11:59 pm: EHW 0 General Course Information and Using eHW. For Thursday, Sept. 7: 

Thurs., Sept. 7  Section 2.2 Domain/Range (cont'd) and Section 2.5 Inverse Functions 
Due tonight Tuesday, Sept. 7, 11:59 pm: EHW 01 Section 1.1  1.5 For Tuesday, Sept. 12: 

Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Sept. 12  Section 2.5 Inverse Functions cont'd and Section 2.6 Concavity 
Due tonight, Sept. 12, 11:59 pm: EHW 2 Section 2.1 

Thurs., Sept. 14  Section 4.1 Exponential Functions 
Due
tonight,
Thursday, Sept. 14, 11:59 pm: EHW 03 Section 2.2
and


Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Sept. 19  No class meeting. Take Test 1 in the Math Test Center. 
Test 1 covers Sections 1.11.5, 2.1, 2.2, 2.5, and 2.6 See
the review materials on BB in the folder Reviews for Exams. Walk in with any kind of photo ID and your graphing calculator to take the test. There is no class meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 19. Math Test Center (KT G18) is open:
You will not be allowed to take the test if you arrive 1 hour or less before Math Test Center (KT G18) closes. You will have unlimited time to take it, constrained only by the hours of the test center. You can only take the test in one sitting. For more information about the Math Test Center, see http://ipfw.edu/offices/casa/math/ . 

Thurs., Sept. 21  Section 4.2 Finding Formulas of Exponential Functions 
For Tuesday, Sept. 26 Read: Section 4.3 Do: Section 4.2 S1S10, 136, 38, 4649 and Chapter 4 Review1114, 31, 35, 60 and have Reading Questions for 4.3 ready at the start of class. (Note: Go to Blackboard and print your copy. Reading Questions for 4.3 will be 1 page.)
Due
Thursday, Sept. 28, 11:59 pm: EHW 05 

Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tuesday, Sept. 26  Section 4.3
The Graph of y = ab^{x}
and Section 4.4 Compound Interest 
For
Thursday, Sept. 28
Also due Thursday, Sept. 28,
11:59 pm: EHW
05 Section 4.1 and 4.2 

Thursday, Sept. 28  Section 4.4 Compound Interest and Section 4.5 The Number e 
For
Tuesday, Oct. 3 Due Thursday, Oct. 5, 11:59 pm: : EHW 06 Sections 4.34.5 

Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Oct. 3  Section 5.1 What is a Logarithm? 
For
Thursday, Oct. 5 Read: Tools for Chapter 5 Do: Section 5.1  128, 3552 and Chapter 5 Review  2123, 3032, 59 and worksheet on logarithms. See also Ch 5 Skills Refresher (p. 232) 115, 25, 27, 32, 34, 37 and have Reading Questions for 5.2 ready at the start of class. (Note: Go to Blackboard and print your copy. This will be 1 page.) Prepare for QUIZ 6 on Thursday, Oct. 5 over Sections 4.34.5 Due Thursday, Oct. 5, 11:59 pm: EHW 06 Sections 4.34.5 

Thurs., Oct. 5 
Section 5.1 (cont'd) Solving Exponential and Logarithmic Equations 
For
Thursday, Oct. 12 Read: Section 5.2 Do: Section 5.1  2934, 53, 54, 5762, 65, 6972 and Chapter 5 Review  711, 13, 15, 19, 33 and Ch 5 Skills Refresher 4043, 4649 Prepare for QUIZ 7 on Thursday, Oct. 12 over Section 5.1 Due tonight, Thursday, Oct. 5, 11:59 pm: EHW 06 Sections 4.34.5 Also due Thursday, Oct. 12, 11:59 pm: EHW 07 Section 5.1 Logarithms 

Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Oct. 10  No class meeting. 


Thurs., Oct. 12 
Section 5.2 Doubling Time and Half Life 
Due tonight,
Thursday,
Oct. 12, 11:59 pm: EHW
07 Section
5.1 Logarithms For Tuesday, October 17 Do: Section 5.2  135, 39, 41, 42, 46 and Chapter 5 Review  41, 43 Have Reading Questions for 5.3 ready at the start of class. (Note: Go to Blackboard and print your copy. This will be 1 page.) 

Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Oct. 17 
Section 5.3 Why We Care About Logarithms 
For Thursday,
October 19
Read:
Section 2.4 and
Section 6.1 

Thurs., Oct. 19 
Section
2.4/6.1 Transformations

EHW
08 Section
5.25.3 Logarithms due 11:59 pm.,
Sunday,
October
22. 

Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Oct. 24 
No class meeting. Take Test 2 in the Math Test Center. 
Test
2 covers Sections 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 4.5, 5.1, 5.2, and
5.3 See
the review materials on BB in the folder Reviews for Exams. Walk in with any kind of photo ID and your graphing calculator to take the test. There is no class meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 24. Math Test Center (KT G18) is open:
You will not be allowed to take the test if you arrive 1 hour or less before Math Test Center (KT G18) closes. You will have unlimited time to take it, constrained only by the hours of the test center. You can only take the test in one sitting. For more information about the Math Test Center, see http://ipfw.edu/offices/casa/math/ . 

Thurs., Oct. 26  Section 6.2 Vertical Stretch/Compressions and Section 3.2 Quadratic Functions 
For Tuesday,
October
31 Read: Section 3.2 and Section 10.1 Do: Section 6.2  144 students' choice and Section 6.1  13, 2124, 3652 Student's Choice and Section 3.1  34 42 and Reading Questions for Section 3.2 and 10.1 (See BB) (Note: Go to Blackboard and print your copies.) Due Tues., Oct. 31, 11:59 pm: eHW09 2.4, 6.16.2 Transformations 

Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Oct. 31  Section 3.2: Finding the Formula of a Quadratic Function 
Due tonight Tues., Oct. 31, 11:59 pm: eHW09 2.4, 6.16.2 Transformations
For Thursday, November 2 

Thurs., Nov. 2  Section 3.2: Quadratic Functions cont'd and Section 10.1 Combinations of Functions. 
For
Tuesday, November 7 Read: Section 11.1 Do: Section 3.1  41, 45 and Section 3.2  44, 45 and Chapter 3 Review  30, 31 and Section 10.1  2  5, 814, 18, 21  26, 31, 32, 37  42, 71 and Reading Questions for 11.1 (Note: Go to Blackboard and print your copy. This will be 2 pages.) Due Thursday, Nov. 9, 11:59 pm: eHW10 Section 3.1, 3.2, and 10.1 

Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Nov. 7  Section 11.1: Power Functions 
For
Thursday, November 9 

Thurs., Nov. 9  Section 11.1: Finding the Formula of a Power Function and Introduction to Polynomials 
Due Thursday,
Nov. 9, 11:59 pm: eHW10 Section 3.1, 3.2, and 10.1 For Tuesday, November 14
Read: Section 11.3 

Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Nov. 14  Section 11.2: Long Run Behavior of Polynomials 
For Thursday, Nov. 16: Due Thurs., Nov. 16,
before class: eHW11 Section 11.1 Power Functions 

Thurs., Nov. 16  Section 11.3: Short Run Behavior of Polynomials 
For Tuesday, Nov. 21: Read: Section 11.4 Do: Section 11.3  1723, 3039 and Reading Questions for Section 11.4 (Note: Go to Blackboard and print your copy. This will be 2 pages.) Prepare for QUIZ 12 over Section 11.2 and 11.3 on Tuesday, Nov. 20. Due Tues., Nov. 21,
before class: eHW12 Section 11.2 Polynomials
and Long Run Behavior 

Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Nov. 21  Section 11.4: Long Run Behavior of Rational Functions 
For Tuesday, Nov. 28: Read: Section 11.5 Do: Section 11.4  116, 2124, 27, 28, 3135 and Reading Questions for Section 11.5 (Note: Go to Blackboard and print your copy. This will be 2 pages.) Due Tues., Dec. 5, 11:59 PM: eHW14 Section 11.4 Rational Functions, Zeros and Asymptotes See review sheet to prepare for Test 3 in the folder (Reviews for Exams) 

Thurs., Nov. 23  Happy Thanksgiving!  No class meeting.  
Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Nov. 28  Section 11.5: Short Run Behavior of Rational Functions 
For Tuesday, Dec. 5: Read: Section 11.6 Do: Section 11.5  111, 1625, 3047 and Reading Questions for Section 11.6 (Note: Go to Blackboard and print your copy. This will be 1 page.) Due Tues., Dec. 5, 11:59 PM: eHW14 Section 11.4 Rational Functions, Zeros and Asymptotes 

Thurs., Nov. 30 
No class meeting. Take Test 3 in the Math Test Center. 
Test
3 covers Sections 2.4, 6.1, 6.2, 3.1, 3.2, 10.1, 11.1, 11.2, and
11.3 See
the review materials on BB in the folder Reviews for Exams. Walk in with any kind of photo ID and your graphing calculator to take the test. There is no class meeting on Thursday, Nov. 30 Math Test Center (KT G18) is open:
You will not be allowed to take the test if you arrive 1 hour or less before Math Test Center (KT G18) closes. You will have unlimited time to take it, constrained only by the hours of the test center. You can only take the test in one sitting. For more information about the Math Test Center, see http://ipfw.edu/offices/casa/math/ . 

Class meeting  Topic  Assignment  
Tues., Dec. 5  Section 11.5: Short Run Behavior of Rational Functions and 11.6 Comparing Power. Log and Exponential Functions 
For tonight, Tues., Dec. 5, 11:59 PM: eHW14 Section 11.4 Rational
Functions, Zeros and Asymptotes For Thursday, Dec. 7: Do: Section 11.5  1, 18, 19, 2037, 4547 and Section 11.6  1, 2, 1013, 15, 17, 18, 26, 27, 30, 31, 32, 36
Due Sun.,
Dec. 10, 11:59 pm: eHW15 Section 11.511.6 

Thurs., Dec. 7  Review for the Final Exam 
QUIZ 13 Thursday, Dec. 7 on Section 11.411.6
Due Sun.,
Dec. 10 11:59 pm: eHW15 Section
11.511.6
MA 15300
Final Exam Click HERE for a review for the final exam, the worked out solutions to the review for the final exam, and a recording of a past review session. Review Session: Monday, Dec. 11, 1:00 PM  3:00 PM in KT G43 and KT G44 

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