Math 1148: College Algebra. (Instructor: Sergei Chmutov)

Autumn 2013. Tentative Daily Schedule

8/21 (We)
Introduction. Inequalitiess & Absolute Values. (Sec. 1.7)
8/23 (Fr)
What is a function? (Sec. 2.1)
8/26 (Mo)
What is a function? (Sec. 2.1)
8/28 (We)
Graphs of functions.
(Sec. 2.2)
8/30 (Fri)
Average rate of change of a function. (Sec. 2.3, 2.4)
9/02 (Mo)
NO CLASSES
9/04 (We)
Transformations of functions. (Sec. 2.5)
9/06 (Fri)
Combining functions.
(Sec. 2.6)
9/09 (Mo)
One-to-one functions and their inverses. (Sec. 2.7)
9/11 (We)
Review for midterm 1.
9/13 (Fri)
Midterm #1.
9/16 (Mo)
Quadratic functions and models. (Sec. 3.1)
9/18 (We)
Polynomial functions.
(Sec. 3.2)
9/20 (Fri)
Dividing polynomials.
(Sec. 3.3)
9/23 (Mo)
The real zeros of a polynomial function. (Sec. 3.4)
9/25 (We)
Rational functions. (Sec. 3.7)
9/27 (Fri)
Rational functions. (Sec. 3.7)
9/30 (Mo)
Exponential functions.
(Sec. 4.1)
10/02 (We)
The natural exponential function. (Sec. 4.2)
10/04 (Fri)
Logarithmic functions.
(Sec. 4.3)
10/07 (Mo)
Laws of logarithms. (Sec. 4.4)
10/09 (We)
Laws of logarithms. (Sec. 4.4)
10/11 (Fri)
Exponential and logarithmic equations. (Sec. 4.5)
10/14 (Mo)
Exponential and logarithmic equations. (Sec. 4.6)
10/16 (We)
Review for midterm 2.
10/18 (Fri)
Midterm #2.
10/21 (Mo)
Linear systems (two variables). (Sec. 10.1)
10/23 (We)
Linear systems in several variables (Sec. 10.2)
10/25 (Fri)
Angle Measure. (Sec. 6.1)
10/28 (Mo)
Trig. of Right Triangles.
(Sec. 6.2)
10/30 (We)
Trig. of Right Triangles.
(Sec. 6.2)
11/01 (Fri)
Trig. functions of angles.
(Sec. 6.3)
11/04 (Mo)
Trig. functions of angles.
(Sec. 6.3)
11/06 (We)
Trig. functions of angles.
(Sec. 6.3)
11/08 (Fri)
The Unit Circle. (Sec. 5.1)
11/11 (Mo)
NO CLASSES
11/13 (We)
Review for midterm 3.
11/15 (Fri)
Midterm #3.
11/18 (Mo)
The Unit Circle. (Sec. 5.1)
11/20 (We)
The Unit Circle. (Sec. 5.1)
11/22 (Fri)
Trig. functions of Real Numbers. (Sec. 5.2)
11/25 (Mo)
Trig. functions of Real Numbers. (Sec. 5.2)
11/27 (We)
NO CLASSES
11/29 (Fri)
NO CLASSES
12/02 (Mo)
Review for the final.
12/05 (Th)
FINAL, 6:00-7:45 PM