Pre-Calculus

2018-2019 Syllabus

Varsity Learning Instructions





Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 12/17

No School District Inservice

 
Tuesday 12/18 p. 243 43-49 odd
p. 244 67-70

2.6-2.8 Scavenger Hunt
 
Wednesday 12/19  
Thursday 12/20  
Friday 12/21  

 








Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 12/10 p. 242 2,4,6

Notes Page 50

Notes 2.8 Day 1
Video 2.8 Day 1

 

 p. 242 2,4,6

Notes Page 50

Notes 2.8 Day 1
Video 2.8 Day 1
Tuesday 12/11 Finish page 50 (problem c)

p. 242  8,10,11

p. 242  15,16,17,19

p. 242 25-31 odd

Notes:  2.8 Day 2
Video:  2.8 Day 2
 
Wednesday 12/12 Finish page 50 (problem c)

p. 242  8,10,11

p. 242  15,16,17,19

p. 242 25-31 odd

Notes:  2.8 Day 2
Video:  2.8 Day 2
Thursday
(All Classes)
12/13

p. 243 33,35,37,39

HW 2.6-2.8

Notes
Video
 p. 243 33,35,37,39

HW 2.6-2.8


Notes
Video
Friday 12/14  
No Classes Warrior Wrestling
 







Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 12/3

page 44 of notes together
page 43,45 on your own

Quiz on Thursday (One of these 3 problems)

Notes page 44
Video page 44

page 44 of notes together
page 43,45 on your own

Quiz on Friday (One of these 3 problems)

Notes page 44
Video page 44
Tuesday 12/4 p. 232 1,3,5,6
p. 232 11,13,17
p. 232 25,29

VL Algebra 2 F5 (Class #4599) Due Friday

Work on page 43-45 of notes

Notes:  2.7
Video:  2.7
 
Wednesday 12/5 p. 232 1,3,5,6
p. 232 11,13,17
p. 232 25,29

VL Algebra 2 F5 (Class #4599) Due Friday

Work on page 43-45 of notes

Notes:  2.7
Video:  2.7
Thursday 12/6 Practice Quiz

Quiz
 
Friday 12/6  

Practice Quiz

Quiz






Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 11/26 p. 225 11-18

p. 225 1-3 


Notes 2.6 Day 1
Video 2.6 Day 1(No Sound)

VL 3.7 Due Monday 12/3

p. 225 11-18

p. 225 1-3 

Notes 2.6 Day 1
Video 2.6 Day 1 (No Sound) 

VL 3.7 Due Monday 12/3

Tuesday 11/27 Evaluating Limits from a graph page 1

p. 225 5,7,9

p. 225 19,21

p. 226 45,47

Notes
video
 
Wednesday 11/28
Evaluating Limits from a graph page 1

p. 225 5,7,9

p. 225 19,21

p. 226 45,47

Notes
video
Thursday 11/29 Finding Asymptotes and their limits Power Point

p. 225 23,25,27


p. 225 29

Notes
Video
 
Friday 11/30  

 Finding Asymptotes and their limits Power Point

p. 225 23,25,27


p. 225 29

Notes
Video

     p. 225 43
 









Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 11/12

 

Career Fair (2nd Block Only)

Review:  Using Rational Root Thm (Slide 5)

Finish Finding Zeros Using Calculator and Synthetic Division

p. 206 #30, 34





Tuesday 11/13 p. 206 37-43 odd

p. 215 13,15,17-20

p. 215 37-41 odd (Do some evens for notes on bottom of page 31 of notes)

Review:  Synthetic Division and Polynomial Form (Slide 2-6)

Notes
Video
 
Wednesday 11/14 p. 206 37-43 odd

p. 215 13,15,17-20

p. 215 37-41 odd (Do some evens for notes on bottom of page 31 of notes)

Review:  Synthetic Division and Polynomial Form (Slide 2-5)

Notes
Video
Thursday 11/15 Review:  Synthetic Division and Polynomial Form (Slide 6)

Test 2.4-2.5
 
Friday 11/16  

Review:  Synthetic Division and Polynomial Form (Slide 6)

Test 2.4-2.5








Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 11/5 p. 205 1,4,7,10

Hand Back Tests

VL 3.5/3.6 Due Monday 11/12

Video:  Factoring/Long Division/Synthetic Division
Notes:  Factoring/Long Division/Synthetic Division

 
Tuesday 11/6 Review:  Synthetic Division and Polynomial Form (Do this after top of page 3 of notes)

p. 205 5,6 (Do this after bottom of page 3 of notes

p. 205 13,14,16,17

p. 205 20,21,23,25

Notes page 24-26
Video page 24-26
 
Wednesday 11/7 Review:  Synthetic Division and Polynomial Form (Do this after top of page 3 of notes)

p. 205 5,6 (Do this after bottom of page 3 of notes

p. 205 13,14,16,17

p. 205 20,21,23,25

Notes page 24-26
Video page 24-26
Thursday 11/8 Warm-up:  Use the graph and synthetic division to write the function in factored form

p. 206 51,53 odd with Rational Root Thm

p. 205 27, 29 , 32



Notes:
Video:
 
Friday 11/9  

 Warm-up:  Use the graph and synthetic division to write the function in factored form

p. 206 51,53 odd with Rational Root Thm

p. 205 27, 29 , 32



Notes:
Video:


     







Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 10/22 Parent Teacher Conferences

 

 
Tuesday 10/23 p. 193 9-12/29-32
(Handout for this with concavity and y-int)

p. 193 17-27 - Graph #17 (page 18 of notes)


Notes page 18
Video page 18


HW 2.1-2.2 Due office hours tomorrow

VL 3.2/3.4 Halloween Night


 
Wednesday 10/24 p. 193 9-12/29-32
(Handout for this with concavity and y-int)

p. 193 17-27 - Graph #17 (page 18 of notes)


Notes page 18
Video page 18


HW 2.1-2.2 Due office hours today

VL 3.2/3.4 Halloween
Thursday 10/25 Kuta Radical Expression Review


p. 193 33-38 (top of page 19 notes)


p. 193-194 39-42 (bottom of page 19)


Notes 
Video

 
Friday 10/26  

 
Kuta Radical Expression Review


p. 193 33-38 (top of page 19 notes)


p. 193-194 39-42 (bottom of page 19)


Notes 
Video
   


 





Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 10/29

 

 
Tuesday 10/30 p. 194  53,54,55 (middle of page 20)

IVT Power Point and Page 195 #69

Review Scavenger Hunt Power Point 2.1-2.3

Notes page 20-21
Video page 20-21
 
Wednesday 10/31  p. 194  53,54,55 (middle of page 20)

IVT Power Point and Page 195 #69

Review Scavenger Hunt Power Point 2.1-2.3

Notes page 20-21
Video page 20-21
Thursday 11/1 Test 2.1-2.3

LTF Piecewise if time
 
Friday 11/2  

 Test 2.1-2.3

LTF Piecewise if time







Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 10/15 No School

 

 
Tuesday 10/16 Rewrite the following with rational exponents(Show on Screen-Use Chromebooks)

p. 182 1-16

Library of Functions(Power Function/Monomial) Power Point Slide 4-5



Notes Page 11
Video Page 11
 
Wednesday 10/17  Rewrite the following with rational exponents(Show on Screen-Use Chromebooks)

p. 182 1-16

Library of Functions(Power Function/Monomial) Power Point Slide 4-5



Notes Page 11
Video Page 11



Thursday 10/18 Library of Functions(Power Function/Monomial) Power Point Slide 2-3


Page 12-15 (Do one problem from page 12 together) - Set answers in back - Answers

HW 2.1-2.2


p. 193 1-6

Notes Graphing power functions
Video Graphing power functions

 
Friday 10/19  

Library of Functions(Power Function/Monomial) Power Point Slide 2-3


Page 12-15 (Do one problem from page 12 together) - Set answers in back-Answers

HW 2.1-2.2


p. 193 1-6

Notes Graphing power functions
Video Graphing power functions










Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 10/8 p. 169 33,34 completing the square and quadratic formula      a = 1



Quadratic Notes:  Completing the square a not 1
Quadratics Video Completing the Square a=1

3.3 VL Due Friday

 p. 169 33,34 completing the square and quadratic formula a = 1

p. 169 37, 38 completing the square and quadratic formula a not 1
or
p. 169 29, 30 Review putting in vertex form using x=-b/2a

Quadratic Notes:  Completing the square a not 1
Quadratics Video Completing the Square a=1

3.3 VL Due Friday

Tuesday 10/9 p. 169 37,36 completing the square and quadratic formula a not 1

p. 169 39,41,43,44

p. 172 73-76


Quadratic Notes Day 5
Quadratic Video Day 5

 
Wednesday 10/10 p. 169 37,36 completing the square and quadratic formula a not 1

p. 169 39,41,43,44

p. 172 73-76


Quadratic Notes Day 5
Quadratic Video Day 5
Thursday 10/11 2.1 Warm-up Day 2 Power Point (Vertex form options and writing an equation)

p. 181 1-10

Average Rate of Change Practice(collected as HW)


2.2 Day 1 Notes
2.2 Day 1 Video




 
Friday 10/12  
3.3 VL Due Tonight
 2.1 Warm-up Day 2 Power Point (Vertex form options and writing an equation)

p. 181 1-10

Average Rate of Change Practice(collected as HW)


2.2 Day 1 Notes
2.2 Day 1 Video

OC








Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 10/1 p. 169 7-12(Point Slope/Slope -intercept/Standard Form)

Hand Back Tests and start corrections for HW



Notes Chapter 2 page 1 Linear Functions
Video Chapter 2 page 1 Linear Functions

3.3 VL Due Monday 10/8

 p. 169 7-12(Point Slope/Slope -intercept/Standard Form)

Hand Back Tests and start corrections for HW



Notes Chapter 2 page 1 Linear Functions
Video Chapter 2 page 1 Linear Functions

3.3 VL Due Monday 10/8

Tuesday

Add this in next year after #78 a,b,d,e, f, h

First do 2nd page of AROC(newly added for 2019)

Then 
f(x) = 2x2 +5 from          [-3, 1]
f(x) = 2x2 +5 from          [-3, b]
f(x) = 2x2 +5 from          [-3, -3 + h]

3nd page of AROC(newly added for 2019)

f(x) = 1/(x+10)
from [-1,3] from [-2,b] and from [x, x +h]

10/2 Writing a linear equation: 
point-slope/slope-intercept/standard form


p. 173 #78 a,b,d,e,f,g, h
(Average Rate of Change)


p. 169 1-6

p. 169 13-18, 19,20,23-26

Avg Rate of Change page 9 of notes and page 2
Avg Rate of Change page 9 of notes and page 2 video


Wednesday 10/3  Writing a linear equation:  
point-slope/slope-intercept/standard form


p. 173 #78 
(Average Rate of Change)

p. 169 1-6

p. 169 13-18, 19,20,23-26

Avg Rate of Change page 9 of notes and page 2
Avg Rate of Change page 9 of notes and page 2 video
Thursday 10/4 AROC Warm-up

Review: 
p. 246 1,3,5,7 (20-25 min with AROC)

p. 169 27,28 Use x=-b/2a to put in vertex form

p. 169 27,28 Find x-int for these



Quadratic Notes 
Quadratic Video
 VL 1.3/2.1 Due Monday
Friday 10/5 VL 1.3/2.1 Due Monday
Average Rate of Change Practice(Do this before assigning VL 1.3 Next Year)

AROC Warm-up

Review:  
p. 246 1,3,5,7 (20-25 min with AROC)

p. 169 27,28 Use x=-b/2a to put in vertex form

p. 169 27,28 Find x-int for these


Quadratic Notes 
Quadratic Video








Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 9/24 p. 136-137 18,25,27,29,30,39,47,50,51,53
or
Choose problems from the following
17-20,25-28,29-32,39-42,47-50,51-54

 

Notes:  Transformations 32 - 34
Video:  Transformations 32 - 34

 p. 136-137 18,25,27,29,30,39,47,50,51,53
or
Choose problems from the following
17-20,25-28,29-32,39-42,47-50,51-54

 

Notes:  Transformations 32 - 34
Video:  Transformations 32 - 34

Tuesday 9/25 p. 136 1-16 

p. 118 47-50

Search and Rescue Review Chapter 1

Transformations

Composition of Functions Review with piecewise 

Discontinuity Review Handout

VL 1.5 Example
 
Wednesday 9/26  p. 136 1-16 

p. 118 47-50

Search and Rescue Review Chapter 1

Transformations

Composition of Functions Review with piecewise 

Discontinuity Review Handout

VL 1.5 Example
Thursday 9/27 Test 




 
Friday 9/28  

 Test

      LTF:  Characteristics of Discontinuous Piecewise Functions

or

LTF Transformations of Piecewise Functions
 







Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 9/17 p. 126 13-21 odd (Inverse functions)

1.4 Practice
p. 116-118 1,12

Notes:  Inverses Day 1 page 24-25
Video:  Inverses Day 1 page 24-25

 p. 126 13-21 odd (Inverse functions)

1.4 Practice
p. 116-118 1,12

Notes:  Inverses Day 1 page 24-25
Video:  Inverses Day 1 page 24-25

Tuesday 9/18 Composition and Inverse Power Point
Warm-up
 

p, 126 27, 29, 31

After page 27 of notes, page 28-29 of notes on your own (Do sine and cosine together)



Notes:  Inverses page 26-29
Video:  Inverses page 26-29


Varsity Learning 1.7(Inverses) Due Friday Night
 
Wednesday 9/19  Composition and Inverse Power Point 
Warm-up
 

p, 126 27, 29, 31

After page 27 of notes, page 28-29 of notes on your own (Do sine and cosine together)



Notes:  Inverses page 26-29
Video:  Inverses page 26-29


Varsity Learning 1.7(Inverses) Due Friday Night
Thursday 9/20 Warm-up:  Confirm that the functions are inverses

Graph the inverse Handout

Finish Inverse Notes:  Do sine and cosine together

Page 27,28 Transformation Notes Together

Page 29-31 on your own


Review Power Point Chapter 1(Do some of these if time)




Notes:  Transformations 27-31
Video:  Transformations 27-31

                       
VL 1.5 Transformations Due Wednesday 9/26 
 
Friday 9/21  

Warm-up:  Confirm that the functions are inverses

Graph the inverse Handout

Finish Inverse Notes:  Do sine and cosine together

Page 27,28 Transformation Notes Together

Page 29-31 on your own


Review Power Point Chapter 1(Do some of these if time)




Notes:  Transformations 27-31
Video:  Transformations 27-31

                       
VL 1.5 Transformations Due Wednesday 9/26 

   
 









Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 9/10

Quiz 1.1-1.3

         Chapter P Warm-ups                 (Properties of Exponents)
                 

Quiz 1.1-1.3

 Chapter P Warm-ups                 (Properties of Exponents)
Tuesday 9/11 NWEA
 
Wednesday 9/12  NWEA
Thursday 9/13 p. 116 2, 4, 5, 8

p. 117 11,14

p. 117 15-21 odd



VL 1.4 Assigned:  Due Monday at 11:59 pm

1.4 Notes page 20
1.4 Video page 20


 
Friday 9/14  

p. 116 2, 5, 8

p. 117 11,14

p. 117 15-21 odd



VL 1.4 Assigned:  Due Monday at 11:59 pm

1.4 Notes page 20
1.4 Video page 20 






Day Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday  9/3

No School

 
Tuesday 9/4 Domain and Range Matching Cards

Work on Family of Functions Notes page 10-17 (Go over logistic and greatest integer function)

p. 106 19-28 (Answer questions about family of functions not graphs in book)

Graph Piecewise

y= x2/2x/abs(x)/7

Quiz Review (Show online, do a couple for exit ticket)


Notes 1.3 Day 3
Class Video 1.3 Day 3
 
Wednesday 9/5 Domain and Range Matching Cards

Work on Family of Functions Notes page 10-17 (Go over logistic and greatest integer function)

p. 106 19-28 (Answer questions about family of functions not graphs in book)

Graph Piecewise

y= x2/2x/abs(x)/7

Quiz Review (Show online, do a couple for exit ticket)


Notes 1.3 Day 3
Class Video 1.3 Day 3
Thursday 9/6

Increasing and Decreasing Review

Increasing and Decreasing Review Answer Key


p. 106 1-12/13-18

p. 106 29-32,34,35,37,39,41,43,44

p. 106 59,60,61,63


Notes page 7 Finish 2 more

More Discontinuity Practice Power Point

Discontinuity Power Point Practice Answer Key


p. 96 63-66 (no calculator)

      p. 96 67-68 (calculator)

 Graphing Piecewise Kuta (Answer Key included)

expectations for quiz
Quiz Review (Show online, do a couple for exit ticket)

Quiz Monday

 
Friday 9/7  

https://create.kahoot.it/details/pre-calculus-quiz-review-1-1-1-3/13429583-c4dd-4a15-a63e-df3aca04280e

Increasing and Decreasing Review

Increasing and Decreasing Review Answer Key

p. 106 1-12/13-18

p. 106 29-32,34,35,37,39,41,43,44

p. 106 59,60,61,63


Notes page 7 Finish 2 more

More Discontinuity Practice Power Point

Discontinuity Power Point Practice Answer Key

p. 96 63-66 (no calculator)

      p. 96 67-68 (calculator)

 Graphing Piecewise Kuta (Answer Key included)

expectations for quiz
Quiz Review (Show online, do a couple for exit ticket)



 
 Quiz 1.2-1.3 Review

Quiz 1.2-1.3 Review Answers (Ignore problem number 2 that says solve algebraically)

Quiz 1.2-1.3 Review Video (Ignore Problem from 2:45 - 4:15 on video)
 Quiz 1.2-1.3 Review

Quiz 1.2-1.3 Review Answers (Ignore problem number 2 that says solve algebraically)

Quiz 1.2-1.3 Review Video (Ignore Problem from 2:45 - 4:15 on video)










Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 8/27

No School

 
Tuesday 8/28  Graphing Piecewise Functions
 1-14


Family of functions page 10-14 (Must know these)

Class Notes:  Piecewise and Family of Functions
Class Video:  Piecewise and Family of Functions

VL 1.4 Due Monday, September 3
 
Wednesday 8/29  Graphing Piecewise Functions
 1-14


Family of functions page 10-14 (Must know these)

Class Notes:  Piecewise and Family of Functions
Class Video:  Piecewise and Family of Functions

VL 1.4 Due Monday, September 3
Thursday 8/30

Graphing Piecewise p. 107 45,47, 51

Work on Family of Function Notes 10-17

Family of function Notes Answers

Page 7 of Notes (Discontinuities with HA/Domain and Range)

Discontinuity practice Kuta with HA/Domain and Range

Discontinuity Answer Key

Class Video:  Review of Discontinuities Day 7

 
Friday 8/31  

 Graphing Piecewise p. 107 45,47, 51

Work on Family of Function Notes 10-17

Family of function Notes Answers

Page 7 of Notes (Discontinuities with HA/Domain and Range)

Discontinuity practice Kuta with HA/Domain and Range

Discontinuity Answer Key

Class Video:  Review of Discontinuities Day 7








Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 8/20

p. 95 9-16 Domain

Class Notes Domain 1.2
Class Video Domain 1.2 Day 1

 

 
Tuesday 8/21 Warm-up Factoring and Domain

p. 95 17-20

p. 95 21-24



Class Notes Range and Discontinuities
Class Video 1.2 Day 2 (Range/Discontinuities)
 
Wednesday 8/22  Warm-up Factoring and Domain

p. 95 17-20

p. 95 21-24



Class Notes Range and Discontinuities
Class Video 1.2 Day 2 (Range/Discontinuities)
Thursday 8/23 Warm-up:   ????

p. 95   47-54 HA/VA

p. 95 25-28, 31,46

p. 95 55-62 even and odd functions



Class Notes:  VA/HA/Inc/Dec/Max/Min/Even/Odd

Class Video:  VA/HA/Inc/Dec/Max/Min/Even/Odd
 
Friday 8/24  

 
Warm-up:   ????

p. 95   47-54 HA/VA

p. 95 25-28, 31,46

p. 95 55-62 even and odd functions



Class Notes:  VA/HA/Inc/Dec/Max/Min/Even/Odd

Class Video:  VA/HA/Inc/Dec/Max/Min/Even/Odd






Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday 8/13

No School

 
Tuesday 8/14  No School  
Wednesday 8/15 Freshman Only  
Thursday 8/16

1.1 matching Cards

MC Pre-requisite problems from Chapter P as groups finish 

Interval Notation 

1.2 Notes Domain
1.2 Video Domain

 
Friday 8/17  

 

1.1 matching Cards

p. 95 9-16 Domain

1.2 Notes Domain
1.2 Video Domain









Day
Date Assignments(Red Day) Assignments(White Day) 
Monday

 

 
Tuesday
   
Wednesday
 
Thursday
 
Friday
 

 





Thursday 10/18 Library of Functions(Power Function/Monomial) Power Point Slide 2-3


Page 12-15 (Do one problem from page 12 together) - Set answers in back

HW 2.1-2.2


p. 193 1-6

Notes Graphing power functions
Video Graphing power functions
Thursday 10/18 Library of Functions(Power Function/Monomial) Power Point Slide 2-3


Page 12-15 (Do one problem from page 12 together) - Set answers in back

HW 2.1-2.2


p. 193 1-6

Notes Graphing power functions
Video Graphing power functions