College Algebra (MATH 135 Sec 1)

Fall 2016

Instructor:   Dr. Seongchun (Michelle) Kwon
e-mail:   kwonseon at hotmail dot com
Office:   Melton Hall Room 214
Office hours:   1-4 (M & T), 1-3(W & R) or by appointment
Class hours:   9:30 AM - 10:50 AM(MW) at Melton Hall 0101

 Syllabus , Study Tips Tentative Schedule, Review Problems Homework WebAssign If you need any technical support, then call 1-800-955-8275. Learning Support Tutoring Lab Hours: Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tutor Talk ( On-line Math Tutoring ) Lecture Notes and Video Resources

## In-Class Lecture Note:

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

## Quiz Problems, Exam Problems

 Date Progress Problems, Solutions Aug 22(M) Introduction and 1.1. Graphs of Equations Aug 24(W) 1.2. Linear Equations in One Variable, 1.4. Quadratic Equations and Applications Aug 29(M) 1.6. Other Types of Equations, 2.1. Linear Equations in Two Variables Closedbook Quiz Aug 31(W) 2.1. Linear Equations in Two Variables, 2.2. Functions Sep 5(M) Labor Day Holiday Sep 7(W) 2.2. Functions (From Zeros of functions), 2.3. Analyzing Graphs of Functions, 2.4. A Library of Parent Functions, 2.5. Transformations of Functions Sep 12(M) 2.5. Transformations of Functions, 2.6. Combinations of Functions: Composite Functions Sep 14(W) 2.6. Combinations of Functions: Composite Functions, Review for the exam Openbook Quiz Sep 19(M) Exam 1(1.1. - 2.7.) Sep 21(W) 3.1. Quadratic Functions and Models Openbook Quiz Sep 26(M) 3.2. Polynomial Functions of Higher Degree Sep 28(W) 3.3. Polynomial and Synthetic Division, 3.4. Zeros of Polynomial Functions Closedbook Quiz Oct 3(M) 3.4. Zeros of Polynomial Functions, 4.1. Rational Functions and Asymptotes Openbook Quiz Oct 5(W) 4.2. Graphs of Rational Functions Openbook Quiz Oct 10(M) Exam 2(3.1. - 4.2) Oct 12(W) 5.1. Exponential Functions and Their Graphs Oct 17(M) 5.2. Logarithmic Functions and Their Graphs Oct 19(W) 5.3. Properties of Logarithms and Problem solving activity Oct 24(M) 5.4. Exponential and Logarithmic Equations Closedbook Quiz Oct 26(W) 5.4. Exponential and Logarithmic Equations(Word Problems), 5.5. Exponential and Logarithmic Models Oct 31(M) Review for the exam Nov 2(W) Exam 3 (5.1 - 5.5) Review Nov 7(M) 6.1. Linear and Nonlinear Systems of Equations, 6.2. Two-Variable Linear Systems, 6.3. Multivariable Linear Systems Nov 9(W) 6.3. Multivariable Linear Systems, 6.5. Systems of Inequalities, 8.1. Sequences and Series Nov 14(M) 8.2. Arithmetic Sequences and Partial Sums, 8.3.Geometric Sequences and Series Nov 16(W) Reiew for the exam Review Nov 21(M) Thanks Giving Holiday Nov 23(W) Thanks Giving Holiday Nov 28(M) Exam 4 (Chap 6 and 9) Nov 30(W) 4.3. Conics(up to introduction to hyperbola) Dec 5(M) 4.3. Conics, 4.4. Translations of Conics Dec 7(W) 4.4. Translations of Conics and Review for the final Dec. 14(W) 8:00-9:50 Comprehensive Final Exam Review Materials Test 1 ( Solution ), Test 2 ( Solution ), Test 3 ( Solution ), Exam 4( Ekeke's Solution), Exam 5( Solution) Formula Sheet to be provided at the Final Exam