Tentative Calendar
for Spring Semester 2014
College Algebra
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Jan 16
Introduction
Prerequisite
assignment 


Jan 21
Ch 1.2 Linear
and Rational Eqns 

Jan 23
Ch 1.3
Models and Applications 


Jan 28
Ch 1.5
Quadratic Equations
Ch 1.6 Other
types of equations We are about one day behind on our schedule right now. These notes are primarily from Ch 1.4


Jan 30
Ch 1.6 Other
types of equations
Ch 1.7 Linear
and Absolute Value Inequalities



Feb 4
Ch 1.7 Linear
and Absolute Value Inequalities 

Feb 6
EXAM 1
Ch 2.1 Basics
of Functions and their Graphs 


Feb 11
Ch 2.1 Basics
of Functions and their Graphs
Ch 2.2
More Functions & Graphs


Feb 13
Ch 2.3 Linear
Functions and Slope
Ch 2.4 More
on Slope



Feb 18
Ch 2.5
Transformations of Functions
Ch 2.6
Combinations and Compositions of Functions 

Feb 20
Ch 2.6
Combinations and Compositions of Functions
Ch 2.7
Inverse Functions 


Feb 25
Ch 2.7
Inverse Functions 

Feb 27
EXAM 2


Spring break 
Mar 4
Spring 2014 Courses 
Spring break 
Mar 6
Spring 2014 Courses 
Spring break 

Mar 11
Ch 3.1
Quadratic Functions
Ch 3.2
Polynomial Functions and Their Graphs


Mar 13
Ch 3.2
Polynomial Functions and Their Graphs
Ch 3.3
Dividing Polynomials; Remainder and Factor Theorems 


Mar 18
Ch 3.3
Dividing Polynomials; Remainder and Factor Theorems
Ch 3.4
Zeros of Polynomial Functions 

Mar 20
Ch 3.4
Zeros of Polynomial Functions
Ch 3.5
Rational Functions and Their Graphs 


Mar 25
Ch 3.4
Zeros of Polynomial Functions
Ch 3.5
Rational Functions and Their Graphs Ch 3.6
Polynomial and Rational Inequalities 

Mar 27
Ch 3
completion and extension



Apr 1
EXAM 3


Apr 3
Ch 4.1
Exponential Functions
Ch 4.2
Logarithmic Functions



Apr 8
Ch 4.3
Properties of Logarithms
Ch 4.4
Exponential and Logarithmic Equations
Last day to drop (sig req.) 

Apr 10
Ch 4.4
Exponential and Logarithmic Equations 


Apr 15
Ch 4.4
Exponential & Log Equation
Ch 4.5
Exponential Growth and Decay;
Modeling Data 

Apr 17
No
ClassMini Break 


Apr 22
Ch 4.5
Exponential Growth and Decay;
Modeling Data


Apr 24
City College
Math Competency Exam
EXAM 4 


Apr 29
FINAL EXAM
2 to 4 p.m.



