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Roberta Bloom - Mathematics

Math 11 Schedule

This page gives a weekly summary of deadlines and due dates, and dates for quizzes and exams.
 This page will be expanded as the quarter progresses.

Quiz and Exam solutions will be posted in Course Studio in MyPortal under “FILES” once the quiz or exam is graded and returned to students.

Textbook and Answers to ODD numbered homework problems and ALL review problems in the Chapter Review section of each chapter are posted on the Math 11 homepage

Week 1:  9/25-9/29

See Math 11 Chapter Resources and Assignments page  for:

•Web Handouts for Chapter 1 applications problems done in class and separate documents containing the complete solutions to all these problems.  For additional practice, you should do the examples that we did not do in class and check your solutions to those posted.

•Chapter 1 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook

 

Week 2: 10/2-10/6

QUIZ #1 Wednesday Chapter 1

See Math 11 Chapter Resources and Assignments page  for:

•Chapter 2 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook
•Additional Resources for chapter 2 (videos for Gauss Jordan and how to quickly check answers to a system of linear equations on your calculator)

 

Week 3: 10/9-10/13

EXAM #1 Friday 10/13 Chapters 1 & 2

See Math 11 Chapter Resources and Assignments page  for:

•Chapter 2 and Chapter 3  Lists of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook
•Chapter 3 Solution sheet

 

Week 4: 10/16-10/20

Tues. and Wed. - Simplex Method Standard maximum problems

QUIZ #2 Thursday Chapter 3

Thursday after quiz - start Section 4.3 Simplex Method Standard minimum problems.
If we don't finish this topic, we will finish it Monday next week

Friday: Meet in Computer Lab Room S42 to do a linear programming lab using an online linear program solver.  Lab is collected and graded and is worth 10 points of your grade.

See Math 11 Chapter Resources and Assignments page  for:

•Chapter 3 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook
•Additional resources for Chapter 3  - Solution Sheets
•Chapter 4 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook
•Additional resources for Chapter 4  - online simplex method calculator to use to check homework problems.

Students need the program APIVOT for the TI- 83, & 84 families of calculators.  See the instructor to get the program downloaded to your calculator. 
If you have a TI-89, 85, 86 or any other brand of calculator that is not a TI, then your calculator is not compatible with the program.  Borrow a calculator from Library Reserve for several hours at a time to bring to class and use for exams and plan to arrive at class a couple of minutes early so the instructor can download the program to TI-83 or TI-84 calculators borrowed from the Library or Tutorial Center.

 

Week 5: 10/23-10/27

Exam 2 Chapters 3 and 4 Thurs 10/26

You are permitted one page of notes for this exam, 1 sided, handwritten (not printout from anywhere).  You can have any content in your notes that you wish, as long as you write it in there yourself, handwritten.  Please stick to the size limitation requirements or you will not be permitted to use your notes.


See Math 11 Chapter Resources and Assignments page  for:

•Chapter 3 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook
•Additional resources for Chapter 3  - Solution Sheets
•Chapter 4 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook
•Additional resources for Chapter 4  - online simplex method calculator to use to check homework problems.
•Chapter 4 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook
and
•Chapter 5 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook

 

Week 6: 10/30-11/3

We finished chapter 5 (sections 5.2 and 5.4) today.
We will be working on Chapter 6 Financial Calculations for the rest of this week.


QUIZ FRIDAY 11/3 Chapter 5 (Main focus is on equation solving skills, building exponential growth and decay functions from word problems, and on reexpressing functions between forms y - ab^x, y=ae^(kx) and in logarithmic form.

You can have a half page of notes (2 sided) for the quiz.
A half page is 5.5 by 8.5 inches.
Your notes must be in your handwriting, not downloaded from website, textbook, not a photo of the instructors notes.  You can WRITE any content you wish into your notes.

Exponential growth and decay worksheet started in class on Monday is due on Friday this week.

See Math 11 Chapter Resources and Assignments page  for:

•Chapter 6 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook

 

Week 7: 11/6-11/9

QUIZ Thurs. 11/9 Sections 6.1 - 6.4

Material in 6.1-6.4 was covered last week and on Monday this week.
Section 6.5 will not be on our quiz this week, but will be on the exam next week.
You are permitted one half page of notes, 2 sided, handwritten for this quiz.


Finance worksheets (2 worksheets, 10 points for one, 20 points for the other) were distributed today.
Due on Tuesday 11/22.  They have individual data - see the instructor for a copy if you were absent.

See Math 11 Chapter Resources and Assignments page  for:

         •Chapter 6 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook

 No school Friday 11/10  : Observance of Veterans' Day Holiday

 

Week 8: 11/13-11/17

EXAM Chapters 5 and 6 Tues. 11/14
You are permitted one half page of notes, 2 sided, handwritten for this exam.
You absolutely need your calculator for this exam.

College Deadline Friday 11/17  : Last day to withdraw with a W


You should be working on your finance worksheets this week - due next Tuesday.

See Math 11 Chapter Resources and Assignments page  for:

        •Chapter 6 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook

        Chapter 7,8,9 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook

 

 

Week 9: 11/20-11/22

QUIZ Chapters 7.1-7.5 Tues. 11/21
Sets & Venn Diagrams (7.1)
Multiplication Axiom (7.2)
Permutations (7.4 & 7.4: without repeated elements, with repeated elements, and circular)
Combinations (the basics, from 7.5)
NO NOTES FOR THIS QUIZ!!!

Finance Worksheets - Deadline is Tuesday 11/21
Amortization Schedule - 10 points
Mortgage Worksheet - 20 points
This has been extended from original deadline of Monday.
Get a copy of the worksheet from the instructor.
It can not be posted online as it has individual data.
These were originally distributed on 11/9 in class.

 See Math 11 Chapter Resources and Assignments page  for:

         Chapter 7,8,9 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook

 No School Thurs 11/23 or Fri 11/24 - Thanksgiving Holiday

 

Week 10: 11/27-12/1

QUIZ toward the end of this week.
Friday December 1

This is our sixth quiz.  The best 4 of 6 quizzes will count in your grade.
Sections 7.6, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4,

  See Math 11 Chapter Resources and Assignments page  for:

          Chapter 7,8,9 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook

 

 

 

Week 11: 12/4-12/8

EXAM Chapters 7,8,9  Tuesday this week.
You are permitted one page of notes, 2 sided, handwritten for this exam.
You absolutely need your calculator for this exam.

  See Math 11 Chapter Resources and Assignments page  for:

          Chapter 10 List of Assigned Homework Problems to do in the textbook

 

 Week 12: 12/11-12/15

Final Exam Tuesday 12/12
9:15 - 11:15 am
Note the start time is earlier than our usual class time.

 

You are permitted 1 page of notes 2 sided for the final exam.

You need your calculator for the final exam.

Final exam is cumulative and covers all chapters

Review List of Topics that can be covered on the final exam

Chapter 1: Linear Models
Sections 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 1.5 heavy emphasis on word/application problems
You do not need to know parametric equations of lines from Section 1.1

Chapter 2: Matrices:
Sections 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4 (we did not cover 2.5 or 2.6)

Chapters 3 and 4: Linear Programming - Geometric and Simplex

Chapter 5: Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

Chapter 6: Finance - the only thing in this chapter that will definitely NOT be on the final exam is to do an amortization schedule.

Chapter 7:  Sets and Counting
Sections 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6 (but not 7.7)

Chapters 8 and 9: Probability
Sections 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 8.5, 9.2, 9.3

Chapter 10 Markov Chains
Section 10.1, 10.3, 10.4

 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

 



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Last Updated: 12/7/17