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posted Oct 21, 2013, 2:48 PM by Jonathan Rothman   [ updated Oct 25, 2013, 1:54 PM ]
 Friday October 25 - Difference of SquaresLO: YWBAT factor a difference of squares.Essential Question: Can we factor binomial quadratics that do not have perfect squares?Homework:Difference of Squares HandoutDeltaMath - Difference of Squares Level 1 & 2 6 correct, Factor By Grouping 3 correct.Regents Packet #2 - Due Monday, November 4th - Instructions     Regents Packet Thursday, October 24 -LO: You will be able to factor trinomials.Essential Question:  What can we do to factor quadratics more quickly when a = 1?Homework:Factor Quadratics HandoutDeltaMath - Factoring Trinomials 4 correct, Multistep Factoring 2 correct, Difference of Squares 4 correct.Wednesday, October 23 - Factor by Grouping, Factor QuadraticsLO: YWBAT factor by grouping.Essential Question: Can a polynomial be a factor?LO: You will be able to factor trinomials.Essential Question:  What can we do to factor quadratics more quickly when a = 1?Homework:Complete Factor by Grouping (Back of GCF Handout)Deltamath: GCF Multivariable 2 correct, Factor by Grouping 4 correct, Factor Trinomials (3 correct)Helpful Videos:  Factor by Splitting the Middle Term    &  Factor By Splitting the Middle Term (With Pinwheel!)Tuesday, October 22 - Greatest Common Factor (GCF)LO: YWBAT find the greatest common factor of a polynomial.Essential Question:  Can algebraic expressions be prime?Homework:GCF Handout (page 1 only)DeltaMath - GCF (4 Types - 2 correct for each)Monday, October 21 - Multiply and Rationalize Complex NumbersLO: YWBAT multiply complex numbers.Essential Question: How many numbers can be considered complex?  Announcement:  Quiz on Imaginary & Complex Numbers Tomorrow.   Download the Review Sheet Here.  Check the Answer Key Here.Homework:DeltaMath - Multiply Complex Numbers 3 correct, Find the conjugate 4 correct, Rationalize Imaginary Numbers 4 correctComplete the Multiply & Rationalize Complex Numbers Handout