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MAT 092 - Beginning Algebra

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 Textbook: Beginning & Intermediate Algebra, second edition by Rockswold/Krieger

Jan 19 - 23, 2011
1. Watch the Welcome Video. Read the Syllabus , Course Calendar  and the class Policies
2. Email Jacquie to acknowledge that you have read and understand the course documents -due Sunday, Jan 23 (10 points)
3. Watch the video on how to submit assignments through Dropittome. Although the video refers to MAT 142, you will be using the same info sheet and process to complete and submit your assignment. The password was emailed to you. Practice what you learned by completing the Student Information Sheet and submitting it to me through Dropittome  Due Sunday, Jan 23rd (10 points)
4. Go to the Course Compass website and register for our class. Math 2If this is your first time with Course Compass, watch the video, located on the home page, that provides a quick orientation.
5. Watch the videos:
• Section 1.1 -Numbers, Variables and Expressions
• Section 1.2-Fractions
6. MyMathLab (MML) HW #1 is due on Sunday, Jan 23 at 11:59pm(10 points)

 Jan 24-30, 2011
Here are some printable number lines for your use.
Watch the videos:
• Section 1.3-Exponents and Order of Operations (includes using your graphing calculator)
• Section 1.4-Real Numbers and the Number Line
• Section 1.5-Addition and Subtraction of Real Numbers
• Section 1.6-Multiplication and Division of Real Numbers (the multiplication video includes a problem that will most likely be in your proctored midterm (hint, hint!)
• Section 1.7-Properties of Real Numbers
MML HW #2 is due on Sunday, Jan 30 at 11:59pm (10 points)

 Jan 31-Feb 6, 2011
Watch the videos:
• Section 1.8-Algebraic Expressions
• Section 2.1-Intro to Equations
MML HW #3 is due on Sunday, Feb 6 at 11:59pm (10 points)

Feb 7- 13, 2011
Watch the videos:
 Section 2.2-Linear Equations
• Section 2.3-Word Problems
MML HW #4 is due on Sunday, Feb 13 at 11:59pm (10 points)
Watch the video on tips on taking tests online in MML. Tests in MML do not have to be taken in one sitting so start your exam early!
Chapter 1 Test (MML) is due on Sunday, Feb 13 (50 points)

Feb 14-20, 2011
Watch the videos:
• Section 2.4-Formulas
• Section 2.5-Linear Inequalities
MML HW #5 is due on Sunday, Feb 20 at 11:59pm (10 points)

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 Feb 21-27, 2011
Here's some printable graph paper for you to use as needed.
Watch the videos:
• Section 3.1-Graphing
• Section 3.2-Linear Equations in Two Variables
MML HW #6 is due on Sunday, Feb 27 at 11:59pm (10 points)
Chapter 2 Test (MML)is due on Sunday, Feb 27 (50 points)

Feb 28-Mar 6, 2011
Watch the videos:
• Section 3.3- More Graphing of Lines
• Section 3.4-Slope
• Section 3.5-Slope-Intercept Form of a Line
MML HW #7 is due on Sunday, Mar 6 at 11:59pm (10 points)

Mar 7-13, 2011
Watch the videos:
• Section 3.6-Point Slope Form of a Line
• Section 3.7-Intro to Modeling
MML HW #8  is due on Sunday, Mar 13 at 11:59pm (10 points)

Mar 14-27, 2011
(Note: this overlaps Spring Break)
Watch the videos:
• Section 4.1-Systems of Linear Equations-Graphing
• Section 4.2-Systems of Linear Equations-Substitution
MML HW #9  is due on Sunday, Mar 27 at 11:59pm (10 points)
Proctored Midterm Exam during the Week of March 23-29. Exam covers Chapters 1-3 (130 points)

Click Here for more information and for midterm review problems and videos.

Mar 28-Apr 3, 2011
Watch the videos:
• Section 4.3- Systems of Linear Equations-Elimination
• Section 4.4-Systems of Linear Inequalities
MML HW #10 is due on Sunday, Apr 3 at 11:59pm (10 points)

Apr 4-10, 2011
Watch the videos:
• Section 5.1-Rules of Exponents
• Section 5.2-Add/Subtract Polynomials
MML HW #11 is due on Sunday, Apr 10 at 11:59pm (10 points)
Chapter 4 Test (MML) is due on Sunday, Apr 10 (50 points)

Apr 11-17, 2011
Watch the videos:
• Section 5.3-Multiply Polynomials
• Section 5.4-Special Products
• Section 5.5-Quotient Rule
MML HW #12 is due on Sunday, Apr 17 at 11:59pm (10 points)

Apr 18-24, 2011
Watch the videos:
• Section 5.6-Divide Polynomials
MML HW#13 is due on Sunday, Apr 24 at 11:59pm (10 points)
Chapter 5 Test (MML) is due on Sunday, Apr 24 (50 points)

Apr 25 - May 1, 2011
Watch the videos:
• Section 6.1-Intro to Factoring
• Section 6.2-Factoring Trinomials I
MML HW #14 is due on Sunday, May 1 at 11:59pm (10 points)

May 2 - 4, 2011
Watch the videos:
• Section 6.3-Factoring Trinomials II
• Section 6.4-Special Types of Factoring
• Section 6.5-Factoring Polynomials
MML HW #15 is due on Wed, May 4 at 11:59pm (10 points)
Chapter 6 Test (MML) is due on Wed, May 4 (50 points)

May 4-10, 2011
Work on the Review Problems for the Final Exam
Compose an index card of notes to use for your final. Formulas, definitions and equations only -no worked out examples. Notes will be turned in with exam.
Proctored FINAL EXAM  (TBA) (200 points)-in order to receive a passing grade for the course, you must score higher than a 50% on the final exam!

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