Fall 2015
Instructor: Dr. Seongchun (Michelle) Kwon
email: kwonseon at hotmail dot com
Office: Melton Hall Room 214
Office hours: 11:0012:30 MTWR, 2:004:00 MW or by appointment
Class hours: 12:30 PM  1:50 PM MW
Syllabus  Tentative Schedule 
Homework WebAssign Login Please start from here to enroll. If you need any technical support, then call 18009558275. 
Learning Support
Tutoring Lab Hours: MondayThursday 8 a.m.9 p.m. Tutor Talk ( Online Math Tutoring ) Lecture Notes and Video Resources Prof. Towell's Video Lectures 
Textbook: You are to purchase at the Drago college bookstore. Further information is written in our syllabus. 
Sec 1.1. to 1.6; Sec 2.1. to 2.6; Sec 3.1. to 3.3; Sec 3.4., 4.1 and 4.2; Sec 5.1 to 5.2; Sec 5.3 to 5.5; Sec 6.1 to 6.5; Sec 8.1 to 8.3; Sec 4.3; Sec 4.4
Date  Progress  Problems, Solutions 
Aug 17 (M)  Introduction 1.1.Graphs of Equations 1.2. Linear Equations in One Variable 

Aug 19(W)  1.2. Linear Equations in One Variable 1.4. Quadratic Equations and Applications 
InClass Activity and getting WebAssign related questions 
Aug 24(M)  2.1. Linear Equations in Two Variables  Quiz(1.11.4) 
Aug 26(W)  1.6. Other Types of Equations Review for the PreRequisite Exam 

Aug 31(M)  2.2. Functions Lab Hour for the PreRequisite Exam Review 

Sep 2(W)  2.3. Analyzing Graphs of Functions 2.4. A Library of Parent Functions Lab Hour for the PreRequisite Exam Review( about 25 minutes) 

Sep 9(W)  2.6. Combinations of Functions: Composite Functions 2.5. Transformations of Functions 

Sep 14 (M)  2.5. Transformations of Functions and 40 minutes of lab hour (Review Problems)  Quiz (1.6 and Chapter 2 except 2.5) 
Sep 16(W)  3.1. Quadratic Functions and Models and 20 minutes of lab hour  
Sep 21(M)  3.2. Polynomial Functions of Higher Degrees and 20 minutes of lab hour  
Sep 23(W)  3.3. Polynomial and Synthetic Division 3.4. Zeros of Polynomial Functions 

Sep 28(M)  4.1. Rational Functions and Asymptotes and Lab hour  
Sep 30 (W)  4.2. Graphs of Rational Functions and Lab hour  Quiz (2.5, Chapter 3 and 4.1) 
Oct 5(M)  Review for the Exam in the lab  
Oct 7(W)  Exam 1  Solution 
Oct 12(M)  5.1.Exponential Functions and Their Graphs  
Oct 14(W)  5.2. Logarithmic Functions and Their Graphs  
Oct 19(M)  5.3. Properties of Logarithms and inclass Review up to #6  Quiz (Sec 5.1 and Sec 5.2) 
Oct 21(W)  5.4. Exponential and Logarithmic Equations 5.5. Exponential and Logarithmic Models 
Quiz (Sec 5.3) 
Oct 26(M)  Review 1: Meet at the Lab  
Oct 28(W)  6.1. Linear and Nonlinear Systems of Equations 6.2. TwoVariable Linear Systems 
Quiz( Sec 5.4 and 5.5 ) 
Nov 2(M)  6.3. Multivariable Linear Systems, in particular, Three Variable Systems 6.5. Systems of inequalities 8.1.Sequences and Series 

Nov 4(W)  8.2.Arithmetic Sequences and Partial Sums 8.3.Geometric Sequences and Series 
Openbook Quiz (Sec 8.1.) 
Nov 9(M)  Review for the Exam  
Nov 11(W)  Exam 2(Solution ) How to prepare for the exam? Work out Review problems > Work out Past Exams > Work out the WebAssign Review problems. 
Review 1 , Review 2 , Past Exam (First Part ( Solution) , Second Part: up to #12 ( Solution )) 
Nov 16(M)  4.3. Conics  
Nov 18(W)  4.3. Conics, 4.4. Translations of conics  
Nov 23(M), 25(W)  Thanks Giving Holidays (No class)  
Nov 30(M)  4.4. Translations of conics, Review for the final  Conic Sections Review 
Dec 2(W)  Review for the final Test 1 ( Solution ), Test 2 ( Solution ), Test 3 ( Solution ), Exam 4( Ekeke's Solution), Exam 5( Solution) 

Dec 7(M)  Final Exam (121:50)  Formula Sheet (This sheet will be provided at the final exam.) 