MCS  120, Precalculus
Fall 2005

 Reading assignments, part 2 MCS-120 homepage Homework guidelines Prof. Barbara Kaiser

Reading  and homework assignments, Sept. 8- Oct. 22

 Date: Section: Topic: Prep Problems: Homework Problems: HW due: 9/8 9/9 1.1 Solving equations 27,49,55,67 20,24,32,46,54,68,80, 82 9/13 9/12 1.2 Graphing 35,65 8,14,36,42,52,62,68,76,92 9/13 9/13 1.3 Functions 9,13,31,41 4,12,16,18,22,24,42,44,54,62, 64,70,74,78,82 9/19 9/15 1.3/1.4 Linear Functions (1.4)23,33,51,73 (Section 1.4) 12,26,30,36,44,52,54,58,68,74,76 9/19 9/16 1.4 9/19 1.5 Quadratic functions 9,23 2,4,6,7,12,18,24,30,38,42,48,50, 58,60,64,66 9/22 9/20 1.5 49 9/22 1.6 Properties of Graphs 13,45,59 8,10,12,20,22,26,46,48,56, 60,62,64,74,76,84 (write a sentence describing the results of 76 and 84) 9/29 9/23 1.7 Algebra of functions 25,31,39 12,16,18,22,32,40,44,52,70, 9/29 9/26 cont. 9/27 No class, Nobel 9/29 Review 9/30 Test #1 10/3 2.1 Complex Numbers 10,12,22,24,32,36,40,44,46,54,62,68 10/7 10/4 2.2 Remainder theorem 3,13 4,8,14,18,38,40,42,58 10/7 10/6 2.3 Polynomials 3,5,15 6,8,14,16,20,24,26,30,44,50 10/10 10/7 2.3/2.4 Zeros of Polynomials 10/10 2.4 3,7,37 40,44,50,60,64 10/13 10/11 2.5 Fundamental Theorem of Algrbra 3,11,31 4,10,14,18,40,44 10/17 10/13 2.5 10/14 2.6 Rational functions 3,7,11 4,8,12,20,28,30,52 10/18 10/17 2.6 10/18 Review 10/20 Test #2 10/21 3.1 Inverse functions Readings for 2nd half