Final Exam: Tuesday, January 25 @ 8:30 am in room S211Review: p.219 #1-11 (not 6) and p.431 #1-10Practice Exam #1: Unit 5: Trigonometry
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Fri, Dec 17
Similar and Congruent Triangles
Read pp.457-460
Dp p.461 #4, 6, 7
Mon,Jan 3
Solving Problems Similar Triangles
p.475 #7, 8, 11, 12, 13
Tues, Jan 4
Trigonometry of Right Triangles
p.496 #2-9 (as needed)
Wed, Jan 5
Solving Problems
p.498 #20, 27-30, 26cgh
Thurs, Jan 6
Solving Problems
- angle of elevation
- angle of depression
p.486 #4
p.509 #10, 15
p.523 #13a
p.524 #15, 17, 18
Fri, Jan 7
Sine Law
*First Practice Exam handed out in class*
Quiz
p.550 #6, 10, 15
Mon, Jan 10
Cosine Law
Class examples:
p.551 #18, 20
Hmk:p.556 #5, 7, 10, 12
p.566 #7, 9,
Tues, Jan 11
Applications of Trigonometry
p.574 #2, 3, 5, 9, 10, 17, 18
Quiz
Wed, Jan 12
Unit 5 Review
p.526 #1-7; p.586 #1-10
Thurs, Jan 13
Unit 5 Test - Similar Triangles & Trigonometry

Fri, Jan 14
Quadratics Review
- stations and problem set

Mon, Jan 17
Analytic Geometry Review
- stations and problem set

Tues, Jan 18


Wed, Jan 19
Summative - day 1 (planning)
Quadratics re-test

Thurs, Jan 20
Summative - day 2

Fri, Jan 21
Practice Exam #2

Mon, Jan 24
Review

Unit 4: Graphing & Modelling Quadratic Relations
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Thurs, Nov 25
Transformations of Quadratic Relations (4.3)
Investigating Transformations of Quadratic Relations (Using TI-83 graphing calculator)
p.363 #1, 2, 7
Fri Nov 26

PD Day
Mon Nov 29
Transformations of Quadratic Relations (4.3)
Discussion of p.363 #7
p.365 #10-13, 16
Tues Nov 30
Vertex Form of a Quadratic Relation (4.2)
Vertex form:
p.351 #1-3, 5, 6

Writing equations (modelling):
p.351 #7, 10
Wed Dec 1
Modelling Quadratic Relations (4.2)
p.352 #11, 12, 13
p.355 #21; p.356 #24 (hand in for feedback)
Thurs Dec 2
Using symmetry to relate standard form to vertex form (4.4)
- partial factoring
p.376 #4, 6, 7, 11, 15, 18, 19
Fri Dec 3
Determining maximum & minimum values algebraically: Completing the square (4.5/4.6)
Algebra tiles (handout from Unit 3)
pp.13-14
Mon Dec 6
Determining maximum & minimum values algebraically: Completing the square (4.6)
Connecting completing the square with tiles to algebraic method
p.390 #4efg, 8bcd
Tues Dec 7
Solving quadratic equations (4.7)
- quadratic formula
Using the TI-83 graphing calculator
- to find vertex: p.383 a-f
- to find zeros: p.272 a-f

p.403 #6bcde (find zeros - don't solve)
review sheet #1, 2
Wed Dec 8
Solving quadratic equations (4.7)
p.429 #1-12 (due Friday)
Thurs Dec 9
- discriminant
- real and imaginary roots
Consolidation
Continued working on p.429 #1-12
Also, discussed discriminant (b^2-4ac) - read p.399 if you were away today; then read example 4 on p.402
Do p.403 #5
Fri Dec 10
Chapter 4 Review
Problem Set - handout
Start review: pp.418-428 #1-18 as needed (but not #11)
Practice task - handout (due Wednesday)
Mon Dec 13
Chapter 4 Review
p.427 #17 (finding roots)
p.424 #12 (finding vertex by CTS)
Continue review and practice task from Friday
Tues Dec 14
Unit 4 Test
Practice task due Wednesday
Wed Dec 15
Consolidation - Quadratic Functions
Test corrections
p.431 #1-10
Thurs Dec 16
Consolidation - Quadratic Functions
Three word problems done in class (handout)
Fri Dec 17
Start Unit 5: Similar & congruent triangles
Read p.457-460
do p.461 #4, 6, 7

Begin course review:
Analytic Geometry: p.219 #1-5, 7-11
Quadratic Functions: p.431 #1-10
Unit 3: Introduction to Quadratic Relations (text reference - Chapter 3)
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Fri, Oct 22
Intro to Quadratics
Oil Spill activity
Mon, Oct 25
Intro to Quadratics (continued) (3.1)
Consolidated Oil Spill activity
Discussed three sets of data (blood alcohol, bacteria growth, falling water) - p.246 of text
Note: Introduction to Quadratic relations - first & second differences
p.254 #1bd, 2bd, 3bd, 4b, 5, 9, 12, 19
Tues Oct 26
Properties of Quadratic relations (3.2)
Graph y = x^2 and y = x^2-4 and y= -(x-2)^2
p.266 #1-6, 8
Wed Oct 27
Took up unit 2 test (in detail)
Zeros of Quadratic relations (3.4)
rewrite last page of Unit 2 test
p.280 #1-3
Thurs Oct 28
Zeros of Quadratic relations (3.4)
p.281 #4bd, 5ace, 7acfh, 8bd
Fri Oct 29
Finding "a" value
Quiz #1

Lesson examples: p. 281 #9af, 13, 14
Classwork/homework: p.281 #7bd, 9bcd, 12, 16
Mon Nov 1
Introduction to algebra tiles - multiplying binomials
Algebra tiles handout pages 1-7
Tues Nov 2
Factoring quadratics and expanding binomials (with algebra tiles)
Quiz #2

Algebra tiles handout pages 8-11
Wed Nov 3
Factoring quadratics and expanding binomials (with the grid)
Continued with algebra tiles package (up to page 12)

Consolidation note - connecting the equations of quadratic relations to graphs (factored form gives the zeros; standard form gives the y-intercept); connecting factored form to algebra tiles and the "grid"

Time to work on Unit 2 Review Questions (APP):
a) Circle questions: p.207 example; p.208#6; p.218 #2
b) centroid questions: p.214 example; p.195 #8, 12
c) circumcentre questions: p.195#10, 14; p.215 #18
d) distance between a point and a line questions: p.129 example 3; p.215 #20; p.196 #15, 22a
Thurs Nov 4
Consolidation - quadratic relations
two factoring sheets (factoring with the grid)
Fri Nov 5
Unit 2 Retest (3 Application Questions)
Homework: finish the algebra tiles package (pages 1-12) and the two factoring sheets (grid)
Mon Nov 8
Factoring review
Students read text pp.305-306 examples 1 & 2
then do p.307-308 #1-9 as needed
Tues Nov 9
Unit 3 review
Students read text pp.321-329 (including examples)
then do pp.323-329 #1, 3-9
Wed Nov 10
Unit 3 review
Students do pp.330-332 #11-14
More work if needed: p.337 #1-6
Thur Nov 11

Three handouts - review
Fri Nov 12

Three handouts - review
  • homework: study page for quadratics unit (one side)
- definitions, question types, diagrams, etc.
Mon Nov 15
Quadratics in Standard form
Lesson: p.298 #8a, 10a, 17a, 13
Hmk: p.298 #7, 8bcd, 9, 15
Tue Nov 16
Solving Problems (3.9)
Quiz
Wed Nov 17
Common factoring
p.308 #10-14, p. 284 #16
Handout: Common factoring
Thur Nov 18
Factoring review
Quiz
Factoring review handout (do #1-10)
Fri Nov 19
Solving Quadratic Equations (3.9)
p.315 #1-3 (as needed), 6af, 8, 9, 12 (note: 8, 9, 12 are APP questions)
Mon, Nov 22
Unit Review
handout (given out on Monday)
Tues, Nov 23
Unit Review
Consolidation
- continue review sheets handed out Thursday & Friday
also (from earlier in unit):
- pp.323-329 #1, 3-9
- pp.330-332 #11-14
- p.337 #1-6
Wed, Nov 24
Unit 3 Test

Unit 2: Analytic Geometry (text reference - Chapter 2)
Date
Topic
Classwork/Homework
Wed, Sept 29
Getting ready - Grade 9 reviewDistance from origin to a point (2.3)
p.142 #3, 5, 7, 8p.151 #3, 6
Thurs, Sept 30
Distance between two points (2.5)
p.151 #11, 14p.162 #2cfk, 6i, 7, 9, 11
Fri, Oct 1
Consolidation
p.162 #8, 11, 12, 19
Mon, Oct 4
Equation of a circle (2.4)
p.155 #1-5, 7, 8, 10, 15
Tues, Oct 5
Midpoint of a line segment - equation of median (2.7)
*Quiz #3*
p.173 #2ah, 4, 6, 14 (from vertex J only)
Wed, Oct 6
Midpoint of a line segment - equation of a perpendicular bisector (2.7)
p.173 #15if absent read example 2 on page 172 (perpendicular bisectors)
Thurs, Oct 7
Unit 1 Task
review for quiz tomorrow - medians & perpendicular bisectors
Fri, Oct 8
Classifying shapes on the coordinate plane (2.8)
*Quiz #4* Investigation in groups:
p.176 #5 then 2, p.177 #1
Tues, Oct 12
Classifying shapes on the coordinate plane (2.8)
p.182 #3, 12, 10, 11ac, 13ad
Wed, Oct 13
Solving problems (2.10)centroid - intersection of two median lines
*Quiz #5*Lesson: p.195 #12 (example problem)
Hmk: p.195 #8
Thurs, Oct 14
Solving problems (2.10)
circumcentre - intersection of two perpendicular bisectors
Lesson: p.195 #11 (example problem)
Hmk: p.195 #10
Fri, Oct 15
Verifying geometric properties (2.11)- midsegments (line segment connecting two adjacent midpoints)
*Quiz #6*

p.203 #1-3, 7, 10, 11

Unit 2 Review: p.218 #1-8 (not 6c)
p.206-217 #17,18, 20, 22, 23 (can also do others from #1-23 but not 19)
Mon, Oct 18
Distance between a point and line (2.9)
Lesson example: p.196 #15
Homework: p.197 #22 plus continue review assignment
Tues, Oct 19
Review
(Panther Prowl)
Continue review assignment from Friday
Wed, Oct 20
Review

Thurs, Oct 21
Unit 2 Test


Unit 1: Systems of Equations (text reference - Chapter 1)
Date
Topic
Classwork & Homework
Mon, Sept 13
Writing Linear Equations (1.1)
- Money Problems
Handout: Solving Problems using Two Variables
Note: Modelling with Linear Equations (1.1)
Text: p.50#1ac, 2a
Handout: Modelling with Linear Equations
Sheet: #1-5
Text: pp.51-53 #9, 11, 13, 16 (Money Problems)
Tues, Sept 14
Writing Linear Equations (1.1)
- Distance, Speed & Time Problems
- Mixture Problems
- Break Even Problems
Handout: Modelling with Linear Equations (2nd sheet)
Sheet: #9-16
Wed, Sept 15
Introducing Linear Systems - Ways that Two Lines Can Intersect (1.5)
Took up Tuesday's sheet (#9-16)
Text: pp.51-53 #20, 26 (Money Problems)
#18, 19 (Distance, Speed & Time Problems)
#15, 17 (Mixture Problems)
#10, 14 (Break Even Problems)

Introduction to the TI-83 graphing calculator
p.65 a-f
Thurs, Sept 16
Using the TI-83 Graphing Calculator to Solve Linear Systems (1.4, 1.6, 1.7)
Handout: Investigating Ways that Two Lines can Intersect

p.70 #2-4, 5abcei, 7abc, 20, 21, 22
Determining points of intersection using the TI-83 graphing calculatorp.75 a-f
Fri, Sept 17
Solving Linear Systems by Graphing (by hand) (1.3)
*QUIZ #1*

p.60 #4, 5bc, 9bdf, 10 (by hand)
You may check your answers using graphing calcs
Mon, Sept 20
Solving by Substitution (1.8)
p.92 #7ac, 8bcf, 9, 10
Tues, Sept 21
Consolidation
Class examples p.93 #14,11
p.92 #12agi, 16, 17, 18, 20
Wed, Sept 22
Solving by Elimination (1.9)
Quiz #2:

p.101 #2ace, 3ace, 7, 11, 12
Thurs, Sept 23
Consolidation (including systems with fractions and polynomials)
p.92 #12c, p.101 #6acegi
p.102 #10
Fri, Sept 24
Practice Task - Consolidation
Review p.137 #1-10
Mon, Sept 27
Review
Discussion of p.118 #1-14
Extra Review can be found on pp.119-131 #1-25
Sample problems are included
Tues, Sept 28
Unit 1 Test


Review
Date
Topic
Classwork & Homework
Wed, Sept 8
Introduction
Review - graphing lines
First day welcome & activity:

First day activity handout:

Thurs, Sept 9
Review - graphing lines
Handout: Review Graphing Lines

Fri, Sept 10
Review & preview
Continue review from yesterday
Practice Task (to be continued throughout Unit 1)


Unit 3: Quadratics (Part 1)

Unit 4: Quadratics (Part 2)

Unit 5: Trigonometry