Sept 30 - Oct 4

posted Sep 28, 2013, 9:05 PM by Jonathan Rothman   [ updated Oct 8, 2013, 9:29 AM ]
Friday, October 4 - simplify Radicals
  • LO: YWBAT simplify radicals
  • Essential Questions: In what ways are radicals similar to variables?   
  • Homework:
    • Simplify Rationals Handout
    • DeltaMath - Simplify Radicals 2 correct, Simplify radicals with x 2 correct, Algebraic Square Roots 3 correct, Algebraic cube roots 3 correct, Add/Subtract Fractions 2 correct, Multiply/divide fractions 2 correct
Thursday, October 3 - Rational Exponents
  • LO: YWBAT switch between exponent and radical form
  • ..Essential Question: What is the difference between a root and a power?.
  • Homework:
    • Rational Exponents Handout
    • DeltaMath - Exponential & Radical Form 4 correct, Exponential Rules with Fractions 4 correct, Simplify Radicals 6 correct
Wednesday, October 2 - Negative Exponent Rules
  • LO: You will be able to simplify bases with negative exponents.
  • .Essential Question: Why is a number raised to the zero power equal to one?.
  • Homework:
    • Complete the Exponents handout
    • DeltaMath - Basic Negative Exponents 4 correct, Exponential Rules Timed, Exponential Rules 2 correct
Tuesday, October 1 - Exponent Rules & Absolute Value Inequalities Wrap-up (Today's Slides)
  • LO: YWBAT simplify exponents.
  • Essential Question: How is raising a number to a power similar to multiplication?
  • handout:  Exponents Rules Summary Sheet
  • Homework:  
    • Exponents handout # 1 - 6 only
    • DeltaMath – Multiplying Powers 3 correct, Dividing Powers 3 correct, Raising Powers to Powers 3 correct
  • Announcement:  Unit 1 Mastery Quiz is available immediately to those who got a 70% or above on the exam.  
    • If you got less than a 70%, come During Tutoring to go over what you Missed with Mr. Rothman or Ms. Gile.  After completing this review session, you will be approved to take the mastery Quiz.
    • Post-Test Reflection:  Complete the reflection for up to 2 bonus points on your test.

Monday, September 30 -
  • LO: YWBAT graph the solution to absolute value inequalities.
  • Essential Question: How do absolute value inequalities affect almost everything we buy?
  • Homework:
    • Absolute Value Inequalities handout
    • DeltaMath - Absolute Value Inequalities 3 Correct, Absolute Value Inequalities Level 2 3 Correct
    • Period 6 - Write-in DeltaMath assignment "Nasa Height"