Homework Assignments Fall 2016
Week # 1: ( 2 September )
H01: Email me at motto@hartford.edu your Essay. Write the essay using a word processor but then copy and paste it into the email.
Essay - 3 paragraphs
Tell me about yourself
What courses in Mathematics did you take?
Reasons for taking the course and your expectations
Function Worksheet
Week # 2 ( 9 September )
TI-89 Relations Functions Inverses
Linear Functions Worksheet
Week # 3 ( 16 September)
H02: Linear Functions
Modeling
Ti-83/84 Modeling Handout
Ti-89 Modeling Handout
Modeling Worksheet
Week # 4 ( 23 September)
Linear Quadratic Worksheet
Do a complete Linear Analysis for the following linear functions.
f(x) = 1.5x - 3
g(x) = 4
h(x) = - 3.2x + 1
Do a complete Quadratic Analysis for the following functions
f(x) = 2x^{2} - 5x -12
g(x) = - 3x^{2} +5x + 12
From Chapter 2: (For discussion on Monday, 26 Sept)
2.1 (Page 149): 15, 21, 27, 29, 35, 37, 47, 51, 61
2.2 (Page 160): 11, 15, 23, 35, 39, 51
Do an analysis for g(x) = - x^{2} - 2.7x + 11.5
Week # 5 ( 30 September )
From Chapter 2:
2.3 (Page 168): 1 - 4, 9, 13, 15, 19, 23, 27, 47
2.4 (Page 177): 1 - 4, 5, 9, 13, 17, 20, 23, 26, 28
Do a Quadratic Regression Analysis for the following:
f(x) = 2x^{2} + 9.28x - 9.42
g(x) = - x^{2} - 4x + 12
From Chapter 2
2.5 (187): 1-4,5, 9, 15, 21, 23
2.6 (196): 1-4, 5, 9, 11,17, 23, 25, 27, 29
For the functions f(x) = 2x - 3 and g(x) = 2x^{2} - 7x - 15 find the following functions and comment on the domain of all functions.
f + g
f - g
f * g
f / g
Work on the Practice Exam for Monday (Solution)
Week # 6 ( 7 October )
Study for test # 1 on Wednesday.
Solution for Test # 1
Friday's Class Notes
Complex Number System
Polynomial Fact Sheet
Graph the following Polynomials
P(x) = x^{2} + 3x + 7
P(x) = x^{3} + 2x^{2} - 5x - 6
P(x) = x^{4 }+ x^{3 }- 7x^{2} - x + 6
Week # 7 (14 October )
Class notes for 10-10-16
Wednesday's Homework
Angles - please visit the following, read and study
Understanding Angles
Angles
Degree and Radian Measure
Laboratory 1 and General Instructions (due 2 November 2016)
More Polynomials - please note that some terms are missing
P(x) = 3x^{4 }- 2x^{3 }+ x^{2} + 8
P(x) = x^{5} - 5x^{4 }+ 5x^{3 }- 6x - 1
Friday's Homework
Class notes for 12 October
Do a complete analysis of P(x) = x^{5} - 5x^{4 }+ 5x^{3 }- 6x - 1 and turn it in for a grade.
Do an complete analysis of P(x) = 2x^{3 }- 3x^{2} - 3x - 5 for class discussion
Complete the Take-home Quiz - Polynomial Round Up
Week # 8 ( 21 October )
Monday's Homework
Practice Exam (Solutions)
Angles & Triangles
Angle Measure Conversion
Pythagorean Theorem
Special Right Triangles
Week # 9 (28 October )
Presentations
Rational Functions - Part 1
Homework due Wednesday's Class
Investigate the following Rational Functions
R(x) = (2x - 5)/(x - 3)
R(x) = (x^{2} - 3x)/(x - 3)
Rational Functions - Part 2
Due on Monday, 31 October
Angle and Triangle Worksheets
Do an analysis for the following Rational Function
R(x) = (5(x - 4))/(x^{2} + x - 12)
Week # 10 (4 November)
Monday - 31 October
Work on Laboratory 1
4.1 (p. 307): 1 -4, 5,9,15, 17, 19, 21, 25, 27, 31, 35
Wednesday - 2 November
4.1 (p. 309): 47, 48, 49, 51, 54 ,59
4.2 (p. 312): 1-5, 7, 9, 11, 17, 21, 23
4.3 (p. 323) 1 - 6, 7 - 37 eoo
Friday - 4 November
Week # 11 (11 November)
Monday - 7 November
Logarithmic Graphs
Wednesday - 9 November
Logarithmic Problems
Week # 12 (18 November)
Practice Test # 3 (Solution)
Week # 13 (2 December)
Complete Worksheet used in class on Monday (Solutions)
The Unit Circle
Laboratory 2 - Growth & Decay (Due 7 December)
Any Angle Trig Homework
Right Triangle Trig Problems
Law of Sines Trig Problems
Week # 14 (9 December)
Law of cosines (Link will appear over the weekend)
Trigonometric Graphs (Link will appear over the weekend)
Practice Final Exam (Link will appear over the weekend)
Notices
Lab 2 is due on 7 December.
Exam # 4 is 9 December.
Final Exam 16 Dec 8-10 AM Dana 201.