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Item | Filename | URL for download | How I will refer to this file during the course | |

1 | Alg_Complete.pdf | http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/downloadfile.aspx?file=B,9,N | Text | |

2 | Alg_Complete_Practice.pdf | http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/downloadfile.aspx?file=B,9,P | Practice Problems | |

3 | Alg_Complete_Solutions.pdf | http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/downloadfile.aspx?file=B,9,S | Solutions |

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Item | Linkname | URL for viewing | How I will refer to this file during the course | |

4 | Complete Algebra Text | http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/Classes/Alg/Alg.aspx | Text | |

5 | Algebra Practice Problems with Solutions | http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/Problems/Alg/Alg.aspx | Practice Problems | |

6 | Alg_Complete_Solutions.pdf | Not Needed (the solutions are available as you view link 5 | Solutions |

## ================================================================ HW0: R&S (Read and Study) this link and this link. Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 8/23 ================================================================ Remember to dress up pretty for class on Wednesday for my seating chart pictures! ================================================================ Note: On all emails for this course, start the subject line out with MAT1311, followed by whatever else is appropriate. Emails without this subject line formatting may not be accepted! =============================================================== HW1: Do the problems on the following handouts: Problems on degree, terms, factors, and numeric coefficients of a polynomial (answers to the above problems) Problems on adding and subtracting polynomials (only do problems 1-21 odd) Note: The answers for problems 12 and 17 in the original link above were wrong! The link now contains the corrected document with correct answers. Due: Start of class, Monday, 8/28 ================================================================ HW2: Do the following problems: On multiplying polynomials: from the text: work examples 2a-e and 3a-d from this link on multiplying polynomials from the practice problems: work problems 4-10 from this link On factoring polynomials: from the text: work examples 1a-d and 3a-d from this link on factoring polynomials from the practice problems: work problems 1-4 from this link Your goal in doing the homework is to read deep enough and practice problems hard enough so that you can do problems like these on a blank sheet of paper without any notes. This is what you will be asked to do on the quiz! Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 8/30 ================================================================

Our first quiz over HW1 will be Wednesday, 8/30=============================================================== HW3: Do the following problems: On factoring polynomials (part 2): from the text: work examples 2a-c, 3e-g, 4a-c, and 5a-c from this link on factoring polynomials from the practice problems: work problems 5-18 from this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on integer exponents Great link for practice multiplying binomials and factoring trinomials Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 9/6 ================================================================ HW4: Do the following problems: On integer exponents: from the text: work example 1a-f from this link on Integer Exponents from the practice problems: work problems 1-9 from this link on Integer Exponents R&S (Read and Study) this link on rational exponents Due: Start of class, Monday, 9/11 ================================================================ HW5: Do the following problems: On rational exponents: from the text: work examples 1a-f,2a-c,3a-b from this link on rational exponents from the practice problems: work problems 1-10 from this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on radicals Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 9/13 ================================================================Remember to bring your study sheet and calculator!Our second quiz will be Wednesday, 9/13The quiz will cover HW3-HW4 on the following topics:1) Factoring polynomials (part2)2) Integer Exponents=============================================================== HW6: Do the following problems: On radicals: from the text: work examples 1a-c,2a-e,3a-f,4a-c,5a-c from this link on radicals from the practice problems: work problems 1-18 from this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on rational expressions Due: Start of class, Monday, 9/18 ================================================================ HW7: Do the following problems: On rational expressions: from the text: work examples 1a-c,2a-c,3a-e from this link on rational expressions do these problems (solutions to the problems in the link above) R&S (Read and Study) this link on complex numbers Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 9/20 ================================================================ HW8: Do the following problems: On complex numbers: from the text: work examples 1a-c,2a-d,3a-d,4 from this link on complex numbers do all the problems on this link Lecture notes on complex numbers from today R&S (Read and Study) this link on linear equations Due: Start of class, Monday, 9/25 ================================================================ HW9: Do the following problems: On linear equations: from the text: work examples 1a-d,2a-b from this link on linear equations do all the problems on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on linear applications Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 9/27 ================================================================Remember to bring your study sheet and calculator!Our third quiz will be Wednesday, 9/27The quiz will cover HW5-HW8 on the following topics:1) Rational Exponents (HW5)2) Radicals (HW6)2) Rational Expressions (HW7)2) Complex Numbers (HW8)================================================================ HW10: Do the following problems: On linear applications: from the text: work examples 1,3,4 from this link on linear applications do problems 1,2 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on equations with more than one variable Due: Start of class, Monday, 10/2 ================================================================ HW11: Do the following problems: On linear applications: from the text: work examples 5,6,7,8,9 from this link on linear applications do problems 3,4,5,6 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on equations with more than one variable Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 10/4 ================================================================ HW12: Do the following problems: On linear equations with two or more variables: from the text: work examples 1,2,3,4,5,6 from this link on linear equations with two or more variables do problems 1-6 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on quadratic equations part 1 Due: Start of class, Monday, 10/9 ================================================================ HW13: Do the following problems: On quadratic equations part 1: from the text: work examples 1a-g;2a,b;3;4a-e from this link on quadratic equations part 1 do problems 1-16 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on quadratic equations part 2 Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 10/11 ================================================================Remember to bring your study sheet and calculator!Our fourth quiz will be Wednesday, 10/11The quiz will cover HW9-HW12 on the following topics:1) Linear Equations (HW9)2) Linear Applications-1 (HW10)3) Linear Applications-2 (HW11)4) Linear Equations with more than one variable (HW12)================================================================ HW14: Do the following problems: On quadratic equations part 2: from the text: work examples 1a-b;2a-c;3a-b from this link on quadratic equations part 2 do problems 4-11 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on quadratic equations summary Due: Start of class, Monday, 10/16 ================================================================ HW15: Do the following problems: On quadratic equations parts 2 and 3: from the text: work examples 1a,b,c from this link on quadratic equations part 3 do problems 12-13 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on graphing lines Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 10/18 ================================================================ HW16: Do the following problems: On equations of lines and graphs: from the text: work examples 1a-d,2,3,4,5a-b from this link on lines and graphs do problems 1-11 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on graphing circles Due: Start of class, Monday, 10/23 ================================================================Remember to bring your study sheet and calculator!Our fifth quiz will be Wednesday, 10/25The quiz will cover HW13-HW16 on the following topics:1) Quadratic Equations 1,2,3 (HW13,HW14,HW15)2) Equations and Graphs of Lines (HW16)================================================================ HW17: Do the following problems: On equations of circles and their graphs: from the text: work examples 1;2a,b,c;3a,b from this link on circles and graphs do problems 1-8 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on the definition of a function Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 10/25 ================================================================ HW18: Do the following problems: On functions: from the text: work examples 3,4,5 from functions do problems 1-11 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on combining functions R&S (Read and Study) this link on inverse functions Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 10/25 ================================================================ Remember that I will pick up HW17 on circles for a grade first thing in class on Monday! Have a copy ready to hand in to me! ================================================================ HW19: Do the following problems: On functions: from the text: work examples 1a-d,2a-c,3a-e,4 from this link on combining functions do problems 1-5 on this link from the text: work examples 1,2 from this link on circles and graphs do problems 1-5 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on graphing parabolas R&S (Read and Study) this link on quadratic applications Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 10/25 ================================================================ HW20: Do the following problems: from the text: work examples 1a-c,2a-b from this link on graphing parabolas do problems 1-7 on this link do this problem Due: Start of class, Monday, 11/6 ================================================================ HW21: Do the following problems: Do problems 3-4 on this handout ( Answers to problems 3-4 above ) Do problems 1-6 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on polynomial inequalities Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 11/8 ================================================================Remember to bring your study sheet and calculator!Our sixth quiz will be Monday, 11/13The quiz will cover HW17-HW21 on the following topics:1) Graphing Circles (HW17)2) Evaluating and Combining Functions and Inverse Functions (HW18-HW19)3) Graphing Parabolas and applications (max profit problem) (HW20)4) Linear Applications (HW21)================================================================ HW22: Do the following problems: Do problems 1-6 on this link Do problems 1-4 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on absolute value equations Due: Start of class, Monday, 11/13 ================================================================ HW23: Do the following problems: Do problems 1-4,6 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on absolute value equalities Due: Start of class, Wednesday, 11/15 ================================================================ HW24: Do the following problems: Do problems 1-3,6 on this link Do problems 1-2,4-5 on this link R&S (Read and Study) this link on exponential equations R&S (Read and Study) this link on logarithmic equations R&S (Read and Study) this link on solving exponential equations Due: Start of class, Monday, 11/20 ================================================================ Finance Formula Formula Practice Links: Formula 1: Compound Interest Formula 2: Continuously Compounded Interest Formula 3: Future Value of an Annuity Due (Retirement accounts) Formula 4: Loan Payments ================================================================ ================================================================Remember to bring your study sheet and calculator!The final exam for MAT1311.02 (the M/W 10:40 - 11:55 section) is onWednesday (Dec. 6th) from 3:15 - 5:15 pm in this room.Bring your calculator (NOT a phone, ipad, android, or other internet capable device)================================================================and your study sheets.

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