**Instructor: ** Dr. Seongchun (Michelle) Kwon

** e-mail: ** kwonseon at hotmail dot com

** Office: ** Miller Science Center 103-C

** Office hours: ** 2:00- 3:00 PM on MWF and 3:00- 4:00 PM on TTR or by appointment

** Class hours: ** MWF 11:00 AM-11:50 AM at SAC 3230(upstairs in the Sharp Building)

** Text: **
Fundamental of College Algebra( ISBN 0-534-42086-9 ), Authors:Swokowski;Cole, Publisher: Brooks/Cole

** Materials covered: ** applications of linear and quadratic equations; solving inequalities; solving inequalities,
including quadratic inequalities; graphing equations; graphs of functions; combining functions and finding inverse functions;
exponential and logarithmic functions; polynomial functions; and systems of equations.

** Final Exam:**
** December 3 (Monday) 8:00 – 10:00 AM **

** Supplemental Instructor:** Cassie Tye

** Office Hours:** Tuesday and Thursday 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. located in the ARC(Acacemic Resource Center) in Centennial Hall

** SI sessions:** Sunday in Centennial Hall room 110 between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m., Monday at Gym room 204 and Thursday in Centennial Hall room 110
between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.

**E-mail:** cassie.tye@unionky.edu

Date | Progress | Problems,Solutions |

Aug 22 W | Introduction | |

Aug 24 F | 1.1. Real Numbers | |

Aug 27 M | 1.2. Exponents and Radicals | |

Aug 29 W | Quiz | Quiz, Group Quiz |

Aug 31 F | 1.3. Algebraic Expressions | |

Sep 5 W | 1.3. Algebraic Expressions, 1.4. Fractional Expressions | |

Sep 7 F | 1.4. Fractional Expressions | Quiz |

Sept 10 | 1.4. Fractional Expressions, 2.1. Equations | Group Quiz ( Due on Wednesday ) |

Sep 12 W | 2.1. Equations, 2.3. Quadratic Equations | |

Sep 14 F | Quiz( Group and Closedbook) | Quiz (Solution), Group Quiz |

Sep 17 M | 2.4. Complex Numbers | |

Sep 19 W | 2.4. Complex Numbers | |

Sep 21 F | Quiz | Quiz, Group Quiz |

Sep 24 M | 2.6. Inequalities | |

Sep 26 W | 2.6. Inequalities, Review for the Exam | Review |

Sep 28 F | Exam 1 | Exam 1 (Heather's Solution ) |

Oct 1 M | 3.1. Rectangular Coordinate Systems, 3.2. Graphs of Equations | Mini-Make-Up Exam |

Oct 3 W | 3.2. Graphs of Equations | |

Oct 5 F | Fall Break | |

Oct 8 M | 3.3. Lines | |

Oct 10 W | 3.4. Definition of Functions | |

Oct 12 F | Quiz | Quiz, Group Quiz |

Oct 15 M | 3.4. Definition of Functions, 3.5. Graphs of Functions | |

Oct 17 W | 3.5. Graphs of Functions, 3.6. Quadratic Functions | |

Oct 19 F | Quiz | Quiz, Group Quiz( Solution ) |

Oct 22 M | 3.7. Operation on Functions | |

Oct 24 W | 3.7. Operation on Functions, 4.1. Polynomial Functions of Degree Greater than 2 | |

Oct 26 F | 4.1. Polynomial Functions of Degree Greater than 2 | Group Quiz: Please turn this in until October 29. |

Oct 29 M | Selected topics from 4.2. Properties of Division, 4.3. Zeros of polynomials, 4.4. Complex and Rational Zeros of Polynomials | Group Activity |

Oct 31 W | Review for the exam | Group Activity |

Nov 2 F | Exam 2( Exam range: 3.1 - 4.4 ) | Exam 2 (Erika's Solution ) |

Nov 5 M | 5.1. Inverse Functions, 5.2. Exponential Functions | |

Nov 7 W | Mini-Make-Up Exam | Mini-Make-Up Exam |

Nov 9 F | Quiz | Quiz, Group Quiz |

Nov 12 M | 5.2. Exponential Functions, 5.3. Natural Exponential Function | |

Nov 14 W | 5.4. Logarithmic Functions, 5.5. Properties of Logarithms | |

Nov 16 F | Quiz | Quiz( Solution ), Group Quiz ( Solution ) |

Nov 19 M | 5.5. Properties of Logarithms, 5.6. Exponential and Logarithmic Equations | |

Nov 21 W | Thanks Giving Holiday | |

Nov 23 F | Thanks Giving Holiday | |

Nov 26 M | 4.5. Rational Functions( Finding asymptotes) | |

Nov 28 W | 4.5. Rational Functions(Finding asymptotes), Group Activity with Rational Functions | Group Activity ( Solution ) |

Nov 30 F | Review for the final: You will focus on the past exams and quizzes( especially, the materials covered in November). I will be in my office during the class hour as well as my office hour. Please stop by if you have any question. | |

Dec 3 M | Final Exam 8:00-10:00 AM(Comprehensive Exam for the whole semester ) | Final Exam ( Solution ) |