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

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

** Office: ** University Hall 2030C

** Office hours: ** 4:00 - 5:00 on M, 1:00 - 3:00 on
T or TR or by appointment

** Text: ** College Algebra by Larson and Hosteller 7th edition

** Materials covered: ** Linear equation and modeling, Quadratic equations, Complex numbers, Inequalities, Linear equations, Functions and their graphs,
Transformations, Compositions, Polynomials of higher degree, Synthetic division, Root of polynomial, Rational functions and their graphs, Asysmptotes, Exponential and Logarithm functions

** Final Exam:**
** 12:30 - 2:30 December 17, Thursday **

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Date | Progress | Problems,Solutions |

Aug 24(M) | Introduction | |

Aug 26(W) | Chapter P. Prerequisites(P.1., P.2.) | |

Aug 28(F) | Chapter P. Prerequisites(P.2., P.3., P.4) | |

Aug 31(M) | Chapter P. Prerequisites(P.4., P.5.,P.7.), 1.1. Graphs of Equations | |

Sep 2(W) | 1.2. Linear Equations in One Variables, 1.3. Modeling with Linear Equations | |

Sep 4(F) | Quiz | Group Quiz, Closedbook Quiz |

Sep 9(W) | 1.3. Modeling with Linear Equations, 1.4. Quadratic Equations and Applications | |

Sep 11(F) | 1.4. Quadratic Equations and Applications(Completing the square), Quiz | Group Quiz, Closedbook Quiz |

Sep 14(M) | 1.5. Complex Numbers | |

Sep 16(W) | 1.5. Complex Numbers, 1.6. Other Types of Equations | |

Sep 18(F) | 1.6. Other Types of Equations, Quiz | Group Quiz, Closedbook Quiz |

Sep 21(M) | 1.7. Linear Inequalities in One variable | |

Sep 23(W) | 1.8. Other Types of Inequalities | |

Sep 25(F) | Quiz | Group Quiz, Closedbook Quiz |

Sep 28(M) | Review for the exam | |

Sep 30(W) | Exam 1 | Solution(Kristy Kissoff) |

Oct 7(W) | 2.1. Linear Equations in Two Variables | |

Oct 8(F) | 2.1. Linear Equations in Two Variables | Mini-Make-Up Exam |

Oct 12(M) | 2.1. Linear Equations in Two Variables, 2.2. Functions | |

Oct 14(W) | 2.2. Functions, 2.3. Analyzing graphs of Functions | |

Oct 16(F) | 2.3. Analyzing graphs of Functions | Group Quiz, Closedbook Quiz |

Oct 19(M) | 2.3. Analyzing graphs of Functions | |

Oct 21(W) | 2.3. Analyzing graphs of Functions, 2.5. Transformations of Functions | |

Oct 23(F) | Quiz | Group Quiz, Closedbook Quiz |

Oct 26(M) | 2.5. Transformations of Functions, 2.6. Combinations of Functions, Composite of Functions | |

Oct 28(W) | 2.6. Combinations of Functions, Composite of Functions | |

Oct 30(F) | Quiz | Group Quiz, Closedbook Quiz |

Nov 2(M) | 2.7. Inverse Functions | |

Nov 4(W) | 3.1. Quadratic Functions and Models | |

Nov 6(F) | Quiz | Group Quiz, Closedbook Quiz |

Nov 9(M) | 3.2. Polynomial Functions of Higher Degree | |

Nov 13(F) | 3.2. Polynomial Functions of Higher Degree, 3.3. Polynomial and Synthetic Division | Closedbook Quiz |

Nov 16(M) | 3.3. Polynomial and Synthetic Division | |

Nov 18(W) | 3.4. Zeros of Polynomial Functions | |

Nov 20(F) | Quiz | Closedbook Quiz |

Nov 23(M) | Exam 2 (2.1. ~ 3.4.)( Solution(Kristy Kissoff again!) | Review Problems for 10 extra points; Practice Problems; Practice problems without solution |

Nov 30(M) | 5.1. Exponential Functions and Their Graphs | |

Dec 2(W) | 5.2. Logarithmic Functions and Their Graphs | |

Dec 4(F) | 5.2. Logarithmic Functions and Their Graphs, Quiz | Mini-Make-Up Exam , Closedbook Quiz |

Dec 7(M) | 5.3. Properties of Lgarithms, 5.4. Exponential and Logarithmic Equations | |

Dec 9(W) | 4.1. Rational Functions and asymptotes, 4.2. Graphs of Rational Functions | |

Dec 11(F) | Quiz & Review for the final | Closedbook Quiz |

Dec 17(Th) | Final Exam 12:30 - 2:30 | |