Final Exam: Wednesday, January 26 @ 8:30 in room S211
Practice exam - handed out Dec 17 in class (solutions will be posted in class)


Review (Part 1): p.297 #1-10; p.391 #1-17 (but not #9, 10, 11)

Summative Due: Wednesday, January 26 (or earlier); first draft due Wednesday, January 12




Unit 6: Discrete Functions
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Mon, Jan 3
Arithmetic Sequences
Handout
Text: p.47 #1a, 2ad, 3ab, 5a, 11a
Tues, Jan 4
Geometric Sequences
Continue handout from Monday
New handout (2 problems)
Text: p.50 #18; p.57 #1a, 2ad, 3ab, 5a, 10-12
Wed, Jan 5
Recursive Sequences
Handout and p.32 #5, 6, 9
Thurs, Jan 6
Simple & Compound Interest
Intro to Series
- Add the numbers 1 to 100
Handout: Simple & Compound Interest
Quiz: Sequences
Fri, Jan 7
Arithmetic Series
Intro to Pascal's Triangle
Handout: arithmetic & geometric series
Examples - Arithmetic series (#1-5)
p.115 #11, 13
Handout: Pascal's triangle (finish colouring)
Mon, Jan 10
Geometric Series
Time to work on Summative
Examples - Geometric series (#1-3)
p.123 #4, 8, 12, 13
Tues, Jan 11
More with Pascal's Triangle
Applications of Sequences & Series
Applications of Pascal's triangle
*first draft of summative due tomorrow*
Wed, Jan 12
Financial Math - TVM Solver
handout
Thurs, Jan 13
Financial Math - Annuities
handout
Fri, Jan 14
Financial Math - Annuities
- discussion of investment and loan products (e.g. RRSPs, TFSAs, student loans, mortgages, lines of credit, consumer credit cards, good debt vs bad debt)
- time to work on Summative
Mon, Jan 17
Review

Tues, Jan 18
Exam Review
- Units 1-3 (Characteristics of Functions)

Wed, Jan 19
Unit 6 Test

Thurs, Jan 20
Exam Review
- Units 4-6 (Exponential, Trigonometric & Discrete Functions)

Fri, Jan 21
Exam Review
- stations
- discuss practice exam (handed out before Christmas)

Mon, Jan 24
Exam Review

Unit 5: Trigonometry and Trigonometric Functions

Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Mon Nov 29
Review of Trigonometry from Grade 10 math
- right triangles (SOH CAH TOA)
- non-right triangles (sine and cosine laws)
- angles of elevation and depression
p.399 #3-5, 7-9
p.401 #1, 2, 4-6
Tues Nov 30
Reciprocal Trigonometric Ratios (cosecant, secant & cotangent)
Solving Trig problems (2D & 3D)
Handouts:
1. Reciprocal trig ratios - finish example 2
2. Trig problems - finish front side examples #1-5, back side example #2
3. Online text 5.7 #5, 9; online text 5.8 #3ad, 4
Wed Dec 1
Ambiguous case of the sine law
Finish example #3 from yesterday (Emma on bridge)
Handouts:
1. Ambiguous case of sine law - front side
2. Online text 5.6 #5ad, 8
Thurs Dec 2

No homework
Fri Dec 3
Ambiguous case of sine law - cont'd
3D problems - cont'd
5.7 #5, 6
5.8 #7, 8
Mon Dec 6
Special angles
Handout: #1, 2, 3, 4abc (not #4def, 5)
Tues Dec 7
Trigonometric identities
Quiz
Special angles handout from yesterday: #4def
Handout: Trigonometric Identities (#1-3 on back of sheet)
Wed Dec 8
Trigonometric identities
Consolidation/Review
Handout from yesterday: Trigonometric Identities #4
More practice with identities: text p.538 #1-13 (as needed)
Thurs Dec 9
Introduction to periodic functions
- developed Unit Circle using special triangles
- graphed y = sinx and y = cosx from unit circle
Correct Tuesday's quiz
finish graphs of y = sinx and y = cosx from unit circle
Fri Dec 10
Transformations of trigonometric functions
Handout
Mon Dec 13
Modelling/Application
Handout
  • description of course summative handed out *
Tues Dec 14
Modelling/Application
Handout
Wed Dec 15
Unit 5 Review
Handout
Thurs Dec 16
Unit 5 Test

Fri Dec 17
Time to work on MCR3U course summative
Handout from Monday
- first draft due January 12
- final draft due January 27 (at exam)

Exam Review (part 1):
Course text (hardcover)
p.297 #1-10
p.391 #1-17 (but not 9-11)


Unit 4: Exponential Functions
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Wed Nov 10
Intro to Exponent Rules (Online 4.2)
Handout: 4.2 lesson (in package of work along with midterm review) including answers
Hmk: section 4.2 #4-15 (as needed)
Thur Nov 11
Intro to Exponent Rules (Online 4.2)
Consolidation - reviewing work from earlier in the week

Study for midterm/finish review sheets
Fri Nov 12
Rational Exponents (Online 4.3)
Handout: 4.3 lesson
Hmk: section 4.3 #1-7 as needed
Mon Nov 15
Simplifying Expressions with Rational Exponents (Online 4.4)
Handout: Two double sides review sheets for Units 1-3 (for midterm)
Handout: 4.4 lesson (plus answers for 4.3 and 4.4)

Hmk: section 4.4 #2-7 as needed; 8ab, 9ab, 12
Tues Nov 16
Course Midterm (Units 1-3)
When finished - catch up on Rational exponent work from 4.2 to 4.4 (previously assigned)
Wed Nov 17
Review of Rational Exponents

*Report Cards issued along with mark update including midterm mark*
Handout (two double-sided pages): answers for Mid-chapter review, 4.5 through 4.7, end of chapter reviews
Handout: 4.5 lesson - completed in class
4.6 lesson - did #1, 2 in class (with graphing calculators)
Homework - continue to review work with rational exponents
Thurs Nov 18
Review of Rational Exponents
Transformations of Exponential Functions
Handout: 4.6 lesson - #4, 5, 9, 10
Fri Nov 19
Graphing Exponential Functions
Quiz - Working with rational exponents (four questions)
Handout: Transformations of Exponential Functions
- pages 1-2 completed in class
- pages 3-4 for homework
Mon Nov 22
Review
Handout: Chapter 4 Mid-Chapter Review
Handout: Chapter 4 Self-Test and Chapter 4 Review (package)
  • note - these were handed out in class on Friday
Tues, Nov 23
Solving Exponential Equations
Applications of Exponential Functions
Quiz - Graphing exponential functions (two questions)
Examples: Solving exponential equations
Handout: 4.7 lesson (growth & decay)
Wed, Nov 24
Review
Continue with Mid-Chapter review, Chapter 4 Self-Test and Chapter 4 review (handed out last Friday)
Thurs, Nov 25
Unit 4 Test
When finished - begin Grade 10 Trigonometry review (read textbook pp.397-402; do p.399 #3-5, 7-9; p.401 #1, 2, 4-6)
Fri, Nov 26
PD Day
No school
Unit 3: Quadratic Relations
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Fri Oct 15
Introduction to Quadratic Relations
Graphic organizer
- factored form
- standard form
- vertex form
Mon Oct 18
Intro to Quadratics - continued (3.1)
- second differences
- properties of quadratics
Tues Oct 19
Radicals (3.4)
handout #1
Wed Oct 20
Radicals (3.4)
handout #2
Thurs Oct 21
Max & Min
Golfing example question
Handout: 3.2 extra practice
Fri Oct 22
Consolidation
Handout: Chapter 3 Midchapter review
Mon Oct 25
Consolidation
Handout: "Practice questions" - Midchapter review (p.170)
We did #1-3, 13, 14 together
also do #4-8, finish 13, 14
Tues Oct 26
Finding Maximums and minimums (3.2)
- completing the square
Continue three handouts:
- midchapter review from Monday
- sheet 3.2 from last week
- midchapter review sheet from last week
Wed Oct 27
Inverse of quadratic relations (3.3)
Handout 3.2: #4-6
Thurs Oct 28
Inverse of quadratic relations (3.3)
- continued
Quadratics Quiz #1

Handout 3.3 (from yesterday): #7, 8, 12-15
More CTS practice: course text p.306 #3, 5 (optional)
Fri, Oct 29
Solving quadratic equations (3.5)
- by graphing
- by factoring
- using quadratic formula
Handout with 3 examples (we did examples 1 & 2 today)
Handout 3.5 #7, 8, 13 ,15
Mon, Nov 1
Zeros of a quadratic function (3.6)
Handout from Friday - example 3; and discuss alternate strategy for example 2b
Handout 3.5 #9-11
Handout 3.6 (same package as 3.5) #3bc, 4, 6
Tues, Nov 2
Families of quadratic functions (3.7)
Handout 3.6 #6, 7, 8, 11 (done within the lesson)
Handout 3.7 #1-5 (homework)
begin review (3 page handout)
Wed, Nov 3
Linear-Quadratic systems (3.8)
Handout 3.8 #1abd (lesson); 2d, 4d, 9 (homework)
continue with review
radicals review
list of topics on test
Thurs, Nov 4
Review
continue with review
Fri, Nov 5
Unit 3 Test
students received handout package for next three classes (Mon to Wed)
Mon Nov 8
Cumulative Review
Handout package ("Chapters 1-3 Cumulative Review" first two sheets #1-32; answers are included)
Tues, Nov 9
Cumulative Review
Handout package ("Chapters 1-3 Cumulative Review Extra Practice"; answers included on the back of the sheet)
Wed, Nov 10
Lesson for Exponential Functions Unit (Working with Integer Exponents)
Handout - read lesson 4.2 (examples #1-5) and then do the attached page #4-15 (answers included in handout package)
Unit 2: Equivalent Algebraic Expressions
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Wed, Sept 29
Review of Polynomials
Polynomials reviewText: p.374 #1-8 (as needed)
Thurs, Sept 30
Factoring Review
Factoring review:

Factoring with grid:
Text: p.353 #3-5, 8
Fri, Oct 1
Simplifying Rational Expressions - Work Period
Text: p.353 #11-15, 18
Mon, Oct 4
Exploring Graphs of Rational Functions
When can you cancel? handoutHandout - Section 2.5 from online text (Graphs)
- connecting restrictions to graphs
- asymptotes vs holes
p.382 #36, 37
Tues, Oct 5
Consolidation
*QUIZ*Discuss p.353 #18
Handouts from online text:
Mid-Chapter review p.107 #1-10 as needed (focus on 2, 6, 11)
Section 2.4 p.113 #4-8, 12, 13, 14, 15
Wed, Oct 6
Multiplying & Dividing Rational Expressions
Text: p.359 #1-5, 7-9 (as needed), 6, 11, 13, 16
Thurs, Oct 7
Adding & Subtracting Rational Expressions
Text: p.369 #1,-2 (as needed), 4-6 (additions)
Fri, Oct 8
Adding & Subtracting Rational Expressions
Factoring challenge
Text: p.369 #3 (as needed), 4-6 (subtractions)Unit review handed out - two sheets
Tues, Oct 12
Review & Consolidation
Handout: Simplifying Rational Expressions
Handout: Unit 2 Self Test (2 sheets)
Wed, Oct 13
Review & Consolidation

Thurs, Oct 14
Unit 2 Test


Unit 1: Introduction to Functions
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Wed, Sept 8
Welcome and Introduction
Timetables & Announcements
Math Autobiography

Introductory Activity (Lines, Circles, Quadratics)

Thurs, Sept 9
Functions and Relations (1.1)
Course Overview:

Lesson - Functions, Domain & Range

Handout (1.1): #2, 6, 7, 12
Fri, Sept 10
Functions and Relations - continued
Lesson - Notation and mapping diagrams

Yesterday's handout: #1, 3, 7, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15
Mon, Sept 13
Function Notation (1.2)
Continued work on Domain & Range: Thursday's handout #1, 8, 9, 10
Note: Recognizing functions from equations (lines, parabolas, "sideways parabolas" and circles)
Note: Function Notation
Handout (1.2): #1, 4, 7
Tues, Sept 14
Function Notation - continued

Handout (1.2): #2, 10, 15, 17
Wed, Sept 15
Exploring Properties of Parent Functions (1.3)
Discussed yesterday's homework in detail
Handout: Graphing Parent Functions


Homework: Review for Friday's quiz
Thurs, Sept 16
Exploring Transformations of Parent Functions (1.6)
Handout - Section 1.6 from Online text (Questions A-D)
Note - Exploring Transformations of Parent Functions
[updated with corrected slide E]
Fri, Sept 17
Exploring Transformations of Parent Functions (1.6)
*QUIZ*
Continued graphing handout (1.6) from yesterday (Question E)
Review handout & solutions (mid-chapter review page from online text)
Mon, Sept 20
Exploring Transformations of Parent Functions
Vertical & Horizontal Translations (package #1)
Reflections (package #2)
Handout: Function Notation (chart)

Handout: Transformations of Functions (8 page package) - only need ONE of the following
[this handout will be used Mon-Thurs this week]
a) Letter size paper:
b) Legal size paper:
Tues, Sept 21
Exploring Transformations of Parent Functions
Vertical & Horizontal Stretches (package #3)
Combinations (package #4)
Handout: Transformations of Functions (Line Segments)

Wed, Sept 22
Exploring Transformations of Parent Functions
Combinations (package #4 cont'd)
Discussion of Transformations (8 sheets)

Quiz #2:

Handout: Connecting Transformations & Function Notation

Handout: Combinations of Transformations (Line Segments)

Thur, Sept 23
Consolidation
Completed first 6 pages from Monday's 8 page handout
Fri, Sept 24
Inverse Functions (package #5)
Completed last two pages from Monday's 8 page handout
Review package handed out (4 sheets including answers)
Mon, Sept 27
Review
Discussed invariant points and review horizontal transformations
Time in class to continue working on Friday's handouts for reivew
Tues, Sept 28
Unit 1 Test
Test
When finished: p.302 #3, 4, 5, 7