MCR3U (Fall 2011)

Link for online version of Course Textbook (password posted in class)
Course Review
handout (3 sheets)
text: p.206 #1-32; p.408 #1-28; p.538 #1-18
practice exam:


Unit 1: Introduction to Functions
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Sept 7
Review
Frayer model: Linear & Quadratic Relations

Discussion: p.2 #9

Sept 8
Review of Quadratics
- vertex form
- factored form
- standard form
- using TI-83
Text: p.2 #1-8
Sept 9
1.1 Relations & Functions
- domain & range
- relation & function
- vertical line test
- comparing graphical & algebraic solutions
Presentation:

Read key ideas box on p.9
Do p.10 #1,2,3,6,7,9
Sept 12
1.2 Function Notation
- input/output diagram

p. 12 #12, 13
Graphs of 4 parent functions
(y=x; y=x^2; y=sqrtx; y=1/x)
Sept 13
1.2 Function Notation (cont'd)

Handout: Function Notation
Read key ideas box on p.22
Do p.22 #1ef, 2, 6, 10
Sept 14
1.3 Exploring Properties of Parent Functions
Sheet #1: Parent Functions (hand in tomorrow)
p.23 #5cd, 7d, 15, 16c, 17a
Sept 15
1.3 Exploring Properties of Parent Functions (cont'd)
Transformations of functions sheets
Sept 16
Transformations of functions
Transformations of functions sheets
Sept 19
Transformations of functions
Transformations of functions sheets + Combinations of functions sheet
Sept 20

No class due to power outage
Sept 21
Transformations of functions
p.70 #1-4, 6-8, 10, 18
Extensions: p.73 #20, 22
Sept 22
Transformations of functions
(cont'd)
Quiz #1
Transformations of functions sheets + Reciprocal function sheet
Sept 23
Transformations of functions
(cont'd)
Quiz #2
Review Part 1: p.76 #1, 3-5, 8, 12, 13a, 14-17
Sept 26
Inverse Function & Properties
2 handouts
Review: p.76 #10; p.78 #1, 3-8
Sept 27
Review
Took up quiz #2
Did quiz #3
continued review assignment for Friday's test
Sept 28
Review

Sept 29
Review

Sept 30
Unit 1 Test


Unit 2: Equivalent Algebraic Expressions
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Oct 3
Simplifying Polynomial Expressions (2.1/2.2)
p.88 #2, 4f, 5f, 6f, 8ae, 11
p.95 #4f, 5adf, 10, 11d
Oct 4
Factoring Polynomials (2.3)
p.102 #1-11 (one in each question)
Oct 5
Simplifying Rational Functions & Talking about Restrictions (2.4/2.5)
p.112 #1c, 2c, 4c, 4d, 5ef, 6cf, 7, 9, 12
Oct 6
Multiplying & Dividing Rational Expressions (2.6)
p.122 #4-7 (one in each question)
#8, 9, 11, 14
Oct 7
Problem Solving & Consolidation
Doubling Dimensions Question p.83
Review:
p.107 #1ef, 2cd, 3, 5df, 6, 7cd, 9
p.114 #12, 13, 15
p.123 #13
Oct 11
Adding & Subtracting Rational Expressions (2.7)
p.128 #1-3, 5-10 (one in each question)
#4, 12
Oct 12
Review & Quiz
p.132 #1-17; p.134 #1-9
Oct 13
Unit 2 Quiz & Begin Unit 3


Oct 14
Unit 2 Test


Unit 3: Quadratic Functions
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Oct 17
Review of Quadratics (3.1-3.2)
p.145 #1d, 7, 12
p.153 #4ab
Oct 18
Completing the Square (3.3)
p.153 #4cdf, 8-10
Oct 19
Completing the Square (3.3)
p.160 #1a, 2b, 3, 5, 15
Oct 20
Radical Operations (3.4)
Quiz #1
p.167 #5, 6cf, 7ef, 8-12
Oct 24
Solving Quadratic Equations (3.5)
p.177 #4, 7, 9, 15
Oct 25
Review & Consolidation
p.170 #1-5, 8-14
read pp.151-152 example 3 then do p.153 #5cd, 7cd
Oct 26
Problem Solving
Baseball bonanza practice task (end of Chapter 3)
Oct 27
Solving Quadratic Equations (3.5)
p.178 #10, 11, 12, 13, 16
Oct 28
Solving Quadratic Equations (3.5)
- took up yesterday's homework in detail
Begin review for midterm (Nov 8):
p.206 #1-32 (as needed)
Oct 31
Zeros of a Quadratic Function (3.6)
- working with inequalities
p.185 #4, 6-10
continue midterm review
Nov 1
Families of Quadratic Functions (3.7)
p.192 #4cd, 5d, 6, 14, 16
p.204 #1-9 (review for Friday's test)
Nov 2
Intersection of Quadratic and Linear Functions (3.8)
p.198 #4, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12
Nov 3
Review
p.204 #1-9 (review for Friday's test)
Handout from Wednesday (Chapter 3 Practice test)
pp.202-203 #1-23 as needed
Nov 4
Unit 3 Test
Review for midterm:
pp.206-208 #1-32 as needed
Nov 7
Workperiod to prepare for midterm
Continue with review assignment for midterm
Nov 8
Midterm


Unit 4: Exponential Functions
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Nov 9
Intro
Handout (large page)
Nov 10
Intro to Exponential Functions
Handout (graphs)
Nov 11
Remembrance Day Ceremony (no class)

Nov 14
Exponent Operations (4.2)
p.222 #4-7 (last column)
Nov 15
Exponent Operations (4.3 & 4.4)
p.229 #1-5
Nov 16
Exponent Operations (consolidation)
Do p.235 #1-3
Do p.229 #6, 8, 9, 11, 15
Do p.235 #4-7
Nov 17
Review & consolidation of exponential operations
p.239 #1-12
Nov 18
Quiz #1
2 handouts: Graphing Exponential Functions
finish handouts
Nov 21
Graphing Exponential Functions
p.251 #1-5
Nov 22
Models of Exponential Functions (Application)
p.261 #1-7
Nov 23
Models of Exponential Functions (Application)
p.252 #8-11 p.262 #8-12
Nov 24
Review
p.267 #1-17
Nov 25
Review
p.270 #1-7
Nov 30
Unit 4 Test


Unit 5: Trigonometric Ratios
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Nov 28
Intro to Trigonometry
p.274 #1-7
Nov 29
Reciprocal Trig ratios
Review of sine & cosine laws
Two handouts
Nov 30
Unit 4 Test

Dec 1
Special Angles
p.280 #5-7, 9
p.287 #5, 6, 10, 11a, 15
Dec 2
Angles between 0 and 360 (CAST rule)
handout
p.299 #1-5
Dec 5
Angles between 0 and 360 (CAST rule)
finish handout from Friday
p.300 #8, 9, 10, 15
Dec 6
Trigonometric Identities
handout
Dec 7
Review/Consolidation
p.310 #7 & 8
p.304 #1-13 (REVIEW)
Dec 8
Sine & Cosine Law
- ambiguous case of sine law
p.318 #5-7
Dec 9
Application (3D problems)
p.332 #1, 3bd, 5, 8, 9
p.319 #8, 9
Dec 12
Review (this work was assigned on FRIDAY)
p.340 #1-8
p.338 #1-13
Dec 13
Start Unit 6

Dec 14
Unit 5 Test


Unit 6: Sinusoidal Functions
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Dec 13
Properties of Periodic Functions
Sinusoidal Functions (6.1)
handout
p. #1-4, 7-10
Dec 15
Transformations (6.4/6.5)
handouts
p.379 #2, 3
p.383 #1, 2
Dec 16
Transformations
handouts
Dec 19
Application
handout #1-5
Dec 20
Application
handout from yesterday - finish last 3 questions
quiz
Unit 6 review:
p.404 #1-13 (not #7)
Dec 21
Review

Dec 22
Unit 6 Test

Dec 23
Exam Review
handouts (3 pages)
text:
p.219 #1-11 (not #6)
p.431 #1-10
p.587 #1-9
practice exam

Unit 7: Discrete Functions
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Jan 9
Sequences (arithmetic, geometric, recursive)
handout: finish a-f
p.424 #4, 6, 8, 11
p.430 #4, 6, 8, 11
Jan 10
Series
p.447 #1-7
Jan 11
Applications
p.452 #4-7, 10, 13
p.459 #4-6, 7, 11
Jan 12
Finance - simple & compound interest; intro to TVM solver
handouts
Jan 13
Finance
p.530 #3-10
Jan 16
Review
p.470 #1-4, 7
p.536 #1-7
Jan 17
U7 Test

Jan 18
Review & Practice Summative
handout (3 sheets)
text: p.206 #1-32
p.408 #1-28
p.538 #1-18
practice exam
Jan 19
Review & Practice Summative
continue
Jan 20
Review
continue
Jan 23
Summative (in class)
continue
Jan 24
Review
continue