College Algebra (MATH 135 Sec 5)

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:   11:00 AM - 12:20 PM(TR) at Lybyer Enhanced Technology Ctr 0212

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## 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 23(T) Introduction and 1.1. Graphs of Equations Aug 25(R) 1.2. Linear Equations in One Variable, 1.4. Quadratic Equations and Applications Aug 30(T) 1.6. Other Types of Equations Closedbook Quiz and Openbook Quiz Sep 1(R) 2.1. Linear Equations in Two Variables Sep 6(T) 2.2. Functions, 2.3. Analyzing Graphs of Functions Sep 8(R) 2.3. Analyzing Graphs of Functions, 2.4. A Library of Parent Functions, 2.5. Transformations of Functions Sep 13(T) 2.5. Transformations of Functions, 2.6. Combinations of Functions: Composite Functions Sep 15(R) 2.6. Combinations of Functions: Composite Functions, Review for the exam Sep 20(T) Exam 1(1.1. - 2.7.) Sep 22(R) 3.1. Quadratic Functions and Models Openbook Quiz Sep 27(T) 3.2. Polynomial Functions of Higher Degree Sep 29(R) 3.3. Polynomial and Synthetic Division, 3.4. Zeros of Polynomial Functions Closedbook Quiz Oct 4(T) 3.4. Zeros of Polynomial Functions, 4.1. Rational Functions and Asymptotes Openbook Quiz Oct 6(R) 4.2. Graphs of Rational Functions Openbook Quiz Oct 11(T) Exam 2(3.1. - 4.2) Oct 13(R) 5.1. Exponential Functions and Their Graphs Oct 18(T) 5.2. Logarithmic Functions and Their Graphs Oct 20(R) 5.3. Properties of Logarithms and Problem solving activity Oct 25(T) 5.4. Exponential and Logarithmic Equations Oct 27(R) 5.4. Exponential and Logarithmic Equations(Word Problems), 5.5. Exponential and Logarithmic Models Nov 1(T) Review for the Exam Nov 3(R) Exam 3 (5.1 - 5.5) Review Nov 8(T) 6.1. Linear and Nonlinear Systems of Equations, 6.2. Two-Variable Linear Systems, 6.3. Multivariable Linear Systems Nov 10(R) 6.3. Multivariable Linear Systems, 6.5. Systems of Inequalities, 8.1. Sequences and Series Nov 15(T) 8.2. Arithmetic Sequences and Partial Sums, 8.3.Geometric Sequences and Series Nov 17(R) Review for the exam Review Nov 22(T) Thanks Giving Holiday Nov 24(R) Thanks Giving Holiday Nov 29(T) Exam 4 (Chap 6 and 9) Review Dec 1(R) 4.3. Conics(Up to the introduction to hyperbola) Dec 6(T) 4.4. Translations of Conics Dec 8(R) 4.4. Translations of Conics and Review for the final Dec 15(R) 10:00-11:50 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