• Precalculus - 1st Quarter Syllabus

    A day

    B day

    Class topic

    Homework 

       

    WEEK 1

     

    9/7

     

    HOLIDAY LABOR DAY

     

    9/8

    9/10

    Welcome – Introduction to Matrices & basic operations -add/subtract/multiply by scalar

    Google Slide Assignment & Watch Intro to Matrices Video

    9/9

    9/11

    Multiply matrices/Determinants & Inverses

     
       

    WEEK 2

     

    9/14

     

    (asynchronous) 

     

    9/15

    9/17

    Using matrices to solve equations / Minor Assessment

     

    9/16

    9/18

    Application of matrices 

    Problem Set #1 Matrices due

       

    WEEK 3

     

    9/21

     

    (asynchronous)

     

    9/22

    9/24

    Lines/Symmetry/Functions

    Major Assessment due

    9/23

    9/25

    Analyze Function Graph - interval notation & domain

     
       

    WEEK 4

     

    9/28

     

    (asynchronous)

     

    9/29

    10/1

    Function Properties - even/odd, inc./dec., max/min, change in y/change in x/ Minor Assessment

     

    9/30

    10/2

    Piecewise Functions & Transformation of Function Families

    Problem Set #2 Functions due

       

    WEEK 5

     

    10/5

     

    (asynchronous)

     

    10/6

    10/8

    Composition of Functions

    Major Assessment due

    10/7

    10/9

    Inverse Functions

     
       

    WEEK 6

     

    10/12

     

    HOLIDAY COLUMBUS DAY

     

    10/13

    10/15

    Special Right Triangle and unit circle

    Problem Set #3 Trig due

    10/14

    10/16

    Unit Circle

     
       

    WEEK 7

     

    10/19

     

    (asynchronous)

     

    10/20

    10/22

    Reference Angles and Coterminal Angles / Six Trig Ratios

    Major Assessment due

    10/21

    10/23

    Applications - Area of a Sector, Arc Length

     
       

    WEEK 8

     

    10/26

     

    STUDENT HOLIDAY (STAFF DEVELOPMENT DAY)

     

    10/27

    10/29

    Linear Velocity 

    Major Assessment due

    10/28

    10/30

    Angular Velocity

     

    This syllabus is subject to change over this quarter.  It will be updated as often as needed but students should ask if there is a question on what has been posted

     

Last Modified on September 8, 2020