Spring 2016
Instructor: Dr. Seongchun (Michelle) Kwon
email: kwonseon at hotmail dot com
Office: Melton Hall Room 214
Office hours: 12:302:00 MW, 11:0012:30 TR, 2:004:00 TR or by appointment
Class hours: 12:30PM to 1:50PM TR at Lybyer Enhanced Technology Ctr 0102
Syllabus , Study Tips  Tentative Schedule, Review Problems 
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Learning Support
Tutoring Lab Hours: MondayThursday 8 a.m.9 p.m. Tutor Talk ( Online Math Tutoring ) MultiMedia Resources: Lecture Powerpoints and High Quality Video Lecture Clips Prof. Towell's Video Lectures 
2.1 to 3.5 , 3.6, 3.7 and 4.1 , 4.3 to 4.6 , 5.1 to 5.4 , 6.1 to 6.5 , 7.1 to 7.5 , 8.1 to 8.2 , 9.1 to 9.5 , 9.6 , 10.1 to 10.6
Date  Progress  Problems, Solutions 
Jan 12(T)  Introduction, 2.2. Simplifying Algebraic Expressions  
Jan 14(R)  3.1. Solving Linear Equations, 3.2. Equations that reduce to linear form  
Jan 19(T)  3.3. Problem Solving with Percent, 3.5. Geometric and Scientific Applications  Openbook Quiz with #13, 14 in Sec 3.5. 
Jan 21(R)  3.6. Linear Inequalities, 3.7. Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities  Closedbook Quiz 
Jan 26(T)  3.7. Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities, 4.1. Ordered Pairs and Graphs  Openbook quiz 
Jan 28 (R)  4.3. Relations, Functions and Graphs, 4.4. Slope and Graphs of Linear Equations  Closedbook Quiz 
Feb 2(T)  4.4. Slope and Graphs of Linear Equations, 4.5. Equations of Lines and 4.6. Graphs of Linear Inequalities(Except two word problems)  
Feb 4(R)  4.6. Graphs of Linear Inequalities(last two word problems) and review for the exam  Closedbook Quiz 
Feb 9(T)  Exam 1(2.2., Chap 3 and 4)  
Feb 11(R)  5.1. Integer Exponents and Scientific Notation  
Feb 16 (T)  5.2. Adding and Subtracting Polynomials, 5.3. Multiplying Polynomials: Special Products  
Feb 18(R)  5.4. Dividing Polynomials and Synthetic Division  Closedbook Quiz 
Feb 23(T)  6.1. Factoring Polynomials with Common Factors 6.2. Factoring Trinomials 

Feb 25(R)  6.3. More About Factoring Trinomials 6.4. Factoring Polynomials with Special Forms 

Mar 1(T)  6.5. Solving Polynomial Equations by Factoring  Openbook Quiz 
Mar 3(R)  Exam 2(Chap 5 and 6)  
Mar 8(T)  Spring Break  
Mar 10(R)  Spring Break  
Mar 15(T)  7.1. Rational Expressions and Functions 7.3. Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions 

Mar 17(R)  7.5. Solving Rational Expressions  Closedbook Quiz 
Mar 22(T)  7.5. Solving Rational Expressions 8.1. Solving Systems of Equations by Graphing and Substitution 

Mar 24(R)  No Class  
Mar 29(T)  8.1. Solving Systems of Equations by Graphing and Substitution 8.2. Solving Systems of Equations by Elimination 

Mar 31(R)  9.1. Radicals and Rational Exponents 9.2. Simplifying Radical Expressions 

Apr 5(T)  9.2. Simplifying Radical Expressions( rationalization ) 9.3. Adding and Subtracting Radical Expressions 9.4. Multiplying and Dividing Radical Expressions 

Apr 7(R)  9.5. Radical Equations and Applications  Closedbook Quiz(Chapter 9) 
Apr 12(T)  9.6. Complex Numbers  
Apr 14(R)  9.6. Complex Numbers and review for the exam  Closedbook quiz 
Apr 19(T)  Exam 3(Chap 7, 8 and 9)  
Apr 21(R)  10.1. Solving Quadratic Equations 10.2. Completing the Square 

Apr 26(T)  10.2. Completing the Square 10.3. The Quadratic Formula 10.5. Applications of Quadratic Equations 

Apr 28(R)  10.5. Applications of Quadratic Equations and InClass Activity  openbook quiz 
May 3(T)  10.6. Quadratic and Rational Inequalities  
May 5(R)  Review for the final Exam 1 (Solution ),Exam 2(Solution ), Exam 3(Solution ), Exam 4(Solution ) 

May 10(T)  Comprehensive Final Exam(12:00  1:50) 