Math 1150: College Algebra. (Instructor: Sergei Chmutov)

Autumn 2016. Tentative Daily Schedule

8/24 (We)
Introduction. Functions and Relations. (Sec. 2.3, 2.4)
8/26 (Fr)
Transformations of Graphs. (Sec. 2.6, 2.7)
8/29 (Mo)
Algebra of Functions and Composition. (Sec. 2.8)
8/31 (We)
Quadratic Functions. (Sec. 3.1)
9/02 (Fri)
Polynomial Functions. Division of Polynomials. (Sec. 3.2, 3.3)
9/05 (Mo)
NO CLASSES
9/07 (We)
Zeros of Polynomials. Rational Functions. (Sec. 3.4, 3.5)
9/09 (Fri)
Polynomial and Rational Inequalities. (Sec. 3.6)
9/12 (Mo)
(Sec. 3.3)
9/14 (We)
Review for midterm 1.
9/16 (Fri)
Midterm #1.
9/19 (Mo)
Inverse Functions.
(Sec. 4.1)
9/21 (We)
Exponential Functions. (Sec. 4.2)
9/23 (Fri)
Logarithmic Functions. (Sec. 4.3)
9/26 (Mo)
Properties of Logarithms. (Sec. 4.4)
9/28 (We)
Exponential and Logarithmic Equations. (Sec. 4.5)
9/30 (Fri)
Exponential and Logarithmic Equations. (Sec. 4.5)
10/03 (Mo)
Modeling with Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. (Sec. 4.6)
10/05 (We)
Angles and Their Measure. Right Triangle Trigonometry. (Sec. 5.1, 5.2)
10/07 (Fri)
Trigonometric Functions of any Angle. (Sec. 5.3)
10/10 (Mo)
Trigonometric Functions and The Unit Circle. (Sec. 5.4)
10/12 (We)
Graphs of Sine and Cosine Functions. (Sec. 5.5)
10/14 (Fri)
NO CLASSES
10/17 (Mo)
Graphs of Other Trigonometric Functions. (Sec. 5.6)
10/19 (We)
Review for midterm 2.
10/21 (Fri)
Midterm #2.
10/24 (Mo)
Inverse Trigonometric Functions. (Sec. 5.7)
10/26 (We)
Fundamental Trigonometric Identities. (Sec. 6.1)
10/28 (Fri)
Sum and Difference Formulas. (Sec. 6.2)
10/31 (Mo)
Double-Angle and Half-Angle Formulas. (Sec. 6.3)
11/02 (We)
Trigonometric Equations. (Sec. 6.5)
11/04 (Fri)
Applications of Right Triangles. (Sec. 7.1)
11/07 (Mo)
The Law of Sines. (Sec. 7.2)
11/09 (We)
The Law of Cosines. (Sec. 7.3)
11/11 (Fri)
NO CLASSES
11/14 (Mo)
Complex Numbers in Polar Form. (Sec. 8.3)
11/16 (We)
Review for midterm 3.
11/18 (Fri)
Midterm #3.
11/21 (Mo)
Complex Numbers in Polar Form. (Sec. 8.3)
11/23 (We)
NO CLASSES
11/25 (Fri)
NO CLASSES
11/28 (Mo)
Vectors. Dot Product. (Sec. 8.4, 8.5)
11/30 (We)
Systems of Linear Equations. (Sec. 9.1, 9.2)
12/02 (Fri)
Ellipse. Hyperbola. Parabola (Sec. 11.1, 11.2, 11.3)
12/05 (Mo)
Sequences and Series. (Sec. 12.1, 12.2, 12.3)
12/07 (We)
Review for the final.