Q2 W10 
12/17/10 
Friday 
Class:
Period 2 = Semester 1 Exam.
END OF SEMESTER 1.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Homework:
(1.) Enjoy the holidays :) Mr. C.

Q2 W10 
12/16/10 
Thursday 
Class:
Period 6 = Semester 1 Exam.
Semester Exam Practice Worksheet Part 2  click here for copy w/answers.
Homework:
(1.) Study for Semester 1 Exam.

Q2 W10 
12/15/10 
Wednesday 
Class:
Semester Exam Practice Worksheet Part 1  click here for copy w/answers.
(Snow Day = No School = Exam Tomorrow Per. 5).
Homework:
(1.) Study for Semester 1 Exam.

Q2 W10 
12/14/10 
Tuesday 
Class:
Review for Semester 1 Exam ==>Practice Workbook:
 Page 24, #47,
 Page 25, #3,
 Page 26, #59,
 Page 33, #13, 79.
Homework:
(1.) Study for Semester 1 Exam.

Q2 W10 
12/13/10 
Monday 
Class:
Review for Semester 1 Exam ==>Practice Workbook:
Homework:
(1.) Study for Semester 1 Exam.

Q2 W9 
12/10/10 
Friday 
Class:
ACT 20052006 Practice Test  Problems 33 to 60.
Homework:
(1.) ACT 20052006 Practice Test  Problems 33 to 60.
(2.) ACT 20052006 Practice Test Scoring Sheet  All Problems.
(3.) ACT 20052006 Practice Test Worked Out Solutions  Problems 33 to 60.

Q2 W9 
12/9/10 
Thursday 
Class:
ACT 20052006 Practice Test  Problems 1 to 32.
Homework:
(1.) ACT 20052006 Practice Test  Problems 1 to 32.
(2.) ACT 20052006 Practice Test Worked Out Solutions  Problems 1 to 32.

Q2 W9 
12/8/10 
Wednesday 
Class:
ACT 20072008 Practice Test  Problems 33 to 60.
Homework:
(1.) ACT 20072008 Practice Test  Problems 33 to 60.
(2.) ACT 20072008 Practice Test Scoring Sheet  All Problems.
(3.) ACT 20072008 Practice Test Worked Out Solutions  Problems 33 to 60.

Q2 W9 
12/7/10 
Tuesday 
Class:
ACT 20072008 Practice Test  Problems 1 to 32.
Homework:
(1.) ACT 20072008 Practice Test  Problems 1 to 32.
(2.) ACT 20072008 Practice Test Worked Out Solutions  Problems 1 to 32.

Q2 W9 
12/6/10 
Monday 
Class:
Return/review graded Exam 2.
Homework:
(1.) Study for Semester Exam.

Q2 W8 
12/3/10 
Friday 
Class:
Q2 Exam 2.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q2 W8 
12/2/10 
Thursday 
Class:
Continue Individual Graded Work ==> Q2 Homework 7 Worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Q2HW7  click here for copy.

Q2 W8 
12/1/10 
Wednesday 
Class:
Individual Graded Work ==> Q2 Homework 7 Worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Q2HW7  click here for copy.

Q2 W8 
11/30/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Homework review.
Ch. 76, The Law of Sines.
Homework:
(1.) Page 380, #58.

Q2 W8 
11/29/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Return/review graded work (as time permits).
Ch. 111, 112: Area of Parallelograms and Triangles.
Area of a Triangle = (1/2) times the product of two sides and the sine of the included angle.
Classwork: finding the area of triangles.
Homework:
(1.) Page 608, #6267.

Q2 W7 
11/24 to 11/26/10 
Wednesday to Friday 
No School  Thanksgiving Break

Q2 W7 
11/23/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here  coming soon)
Homework review.
TBD.
Homework:
(1.) Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

Q2 W7 
11/22/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Return/review graded Q2 HW6 and Q2 Quiz4 (time permitting).
The Unit Circle and the Trig. Functions.
Homework:
(1.) Graph y=sin(x) in 15 degree increments from 0^{0} to 180^{0}.

Q2 W6 
11/19/10 
Friday 
Class:
Q2 Quiz4.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q2 W6 
11/18/10 
Thursday 
Class:
Individual Graded Work  Q2 Homework 6 Worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Q2HW6  click here for copy.

Q2 W6 
11/17/10 
Wednesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Review Homework.
Lapboard practice (time permitting).
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q2 W6 
11/16/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Note: Q2 Progress Reports issued today in homeroom.
Review Homework.
Finding the sin, cos, and tan of angles greater than 90 degrees.
Homework:
(1.) Find the sin, cos, tan of 10, 135, 240, and 330 degrees (show drawings).

Q2 W6 
11/15/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Collect Homework 5.
Ch. 75, Angles of Elevation and Angles of Depression.
Homework:
(1.) Page 373, #1 to 7.

Q2 W5 
11/12/10 
Friday 
No School  Teacher Work Day.

Q2 W5 
11/11/10 
Thursday 
No School  Veteran's Day Holiday.

Q2 W5 
11/10/10 
Wednesday 
Class:
Individual Graded Work  Q2 Homework 5 Worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Q2HW5  click here for copy.

Q2 W5 
11/9/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Ch. 74, Trigonometry.
Homework:
(1.) Page 368, #1947 odd.
(2.) Table of SinCosTan  click here for copy.

Q2 W5 
11/8/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Return/review graded HW4.
Two Special Right Triangles ==> 306090 and 454590.
Homework:
(1.) Page 360, #1219.

Q2 W4 
11/5/10 
Friday 
Class:
Return/review graded Q2 Exam 1.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q2 W4 
11/4/10 
Thursday 
Class:
Q2 Exam 1.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q2 W4 
11/3/10 
Wednesday 
Class:
Individual Graded Work  Q2 Homework 4 Worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Q2 HW4  click here for copy.

Q2 W4 
11/2/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Continue Ch. 72, The Pythagorean Theorem and Its Converse.
Homework:
(1.) Page 354, #18, 19, 22, 26, 27, 30, 31.

Q2 W4 
11/1/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Ch. 72, The Pythagorean Theorem and Its Converse.
Homework:
(1.) Page 353354, #46, 811.

Q2 W3 
10/29/10 
Friday 
Class:
Q2 Quiz 3.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q2 W3 
10/28/10 
Thursday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Construction: altitudes of a triangle.
Individual Graded Work  Q2HW3 Worksheet and Textbook Problems.
Homework:
(1.) Q2HW3  click here for copy.

Q2 W3 
10/27/10 
Wednesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Continue Ch. 71, Geometric Mean.
Define: altitude, orthocenter.
Theorem 71, 72.
Homework:
(1.) Page 345346, #8, 9, 21 to 26.

Q2 W3 
10/26/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Ch. 63, Similar Triangles.
Ch. 71, Geometric Mean.
Homework:
(1.) Page 301, #5 to 8,
(2.) Page 345, #4 to 7.

Q2 W3 
10/25/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Ch. 62, Similar Polygons.
Homework:
(1.) Page 293, #3 to 9.

Q2 W2 
10/22/10 
Friday 
Class:
Quarter 2 Quiz 2.
Quarter 1 Report Cards issued in Homeroom to all students.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q2 W2 
10/21/10 
Thursday 
Class:
Individual Graded Work  Quarter 2 Homework 2 Worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Q2 HW2  click here for copy.

Q2 W2 
10/20/10 
Wednesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
ACT practice problems / Homework review.
Practice Worksheet  Proportions and Triangle Congruence Methods.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q2 W2 
10/19/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Ch. 46, Isosceles Triangles.
Ch. 61, Proportions.
Homework:
(1.) Page 219, #15, 16, 19, 20,
(2.) Page 286, #28 to 30, 32, 34, 35.

Q2 W2 
10/18/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Return review graded Homework 1 and Quiz 1.
Finish Ch. 45, Triangle Congruence using ASA and AAS.
Homework:
(1.) Page 210, #6, 7.

Q2 W1 
10/15/10 
Friday 
Class:
Q2 Quiz1 (Quarter 2 Quiz 1).
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q2 W1 
10/14/10 
Thursday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Homework review.
IGW  Individual Graded Work  Q2HW1 Worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Q2HW1  click here for copy.

Q2 W1 
10/13/10 
Wednesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Ch. 44, Proving Triangles Congruent (SSS, SAS).
Intro: Ch. 45, Proving Triangles Congruent (ASA, AAS).
Homework:
(1.) Page 203, #68,
(2.) Page 205, #2125.

Q2 W1 
10/12/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Ch. 43, Congruent Triangles.
Euclid's Proposition 1: Constructing an Equilateral Triangle.
Homework:
(1.) Page 195, #35, 912.

Q2 W1 
10/11/10 
Monday 
No School  Alabama ParentTeacher Day.
BEGIN QUARTER 2

Q1 W9 
10/8/10 
Friday 
Class:
Return/review graded Exam 2.
END QUARTER 1
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q1 W9 
10/7/10 
Thursday 
Class:
Q1 Exam 2.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q1 W9 
10/6/10 
Wednesday 
Class:
Practice for Q1 Exam 2 Worksheet  click here for copy.
Homework:
(1.) Study for Exam 2.

Q1 W9 
10/5/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Finish Ch. 41, Classifying Triangles & Ch. 42, Angles of Triangles.
Protractor Exercise  Page 184.
Homework:
(1.) Page 189, #1127 odd.

Q1 W9 
10/4/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Ch. 41, Classifying Triangles.
Ch. 42, Angles of Triangles.
Using a "Two Column Proof" to prove the sum of the measures of the three angles in a triangle = 180^{o}.
Homework:
(1.) Page 188189, #310.

Q1 W8 
10/1/10 
Friday 
Class:
Q1 Quiz 6.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q1 W8 
9/30/10 
Thursday 
Class:
Q1HW7 Worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Finish Q1 HW7  click here for copy.

Q1 W8 
9/29/10 
Wednesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Ch. 35, Perpendicular Lines and Distance.
Constructing a perpendicular line segment.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q1 W8 
9/28/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Finish Ch. 35, Vocabulary of parallel lines cut by a transversal.
Example problems 14 from Ch. 35.
Homework:
(1.) Page 154156, #4 to 7, 11, 38, 39.

Q1 W8 
9/27/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Ch. 35, Proving Lines Parallel and properties of angles formed from parallel lines cut by a transversal.
Euclid's Constructions:
* Copy a line segment,
* Copy an angle.
Homework:
(1.) Page 155, #2631.

Q1 W7 
9/24/10 
Friday 
Class:
Q1Quiz5.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q1 W7 
9/23/10 
Thursday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Ch. 33, Slopes of Lines.
Graphing Lines.
Parallel and Perpendicular Lines.
Finding missing sides of right triangles using the Pythagorean Theorem.
Begin IGW = Individual Graded Work  Q1HW6 Worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Q1HW6  click here for copy.

Q1 W7 
9/22/10 
Wednesday 
Class:
AHSGE  Math Test.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q1 W7 
9/21/10 
Tuesday 
Class:
AHSGE  Biology Test.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q1 W7 
9/20/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Properties of angles formed from parallel lines cut by a transversal.
Perimeter, Circumference, Area, and Volume.
Direct Variations.
Mean, Median, and Mode.
Homework:
(1.) Study AHSGE Workbook.

Q1 W6 
9/17/10 
Friday 
Class:
Q1 Quiz 4.
Homework:
(1.) Study AHSGE Workbook.

Q1 W6 
9/16/10 
Thursday 
Class:
State Required Calculator Training for AHSGE.
Homework:
(1.) IGW  Q1HW5 Worksheet  click here for copy.

Q1 W6 
9/15/10 
Wednesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Pythagorean Theorem.
The Distance and Midpoint Formulas.
Homework:
(1.) Study AHSGE Workbook.

Q1 W6 
9/14/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Solving Systems of Linear Equations.
Homework:
(1.) Page 743, #22, 23, 24.

Q1 W6 
9/13/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Compound Inequalities.
Linear Equations and Slope.
Writing the equation of a line and graphing lines.
Homework:
(1.) Finish Practice Worksheet  see class notes above.

Q1 W5 
9/10/10 
Friday 
Class:
Note: Q1 Progress Reports issued today in homeroom.
Review graded Q1 Exam 1.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q1 W5 
9/9/10 
Thursday 
Class:
Q1 Exam 1.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q1 W5 
9/8/10 
Wednesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Individual Graded Work (IGW)  Q1HW4 Worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Q1HW4  click here for copy.

Q1 W5 
9/7/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Return/review graded Quiz 3 (time permitting).
Evaluating functions, using function notation.
Solving equations using the GRE ==> Golden Rule of Equations: "Whatever you do unto one side of an equation, do unto the other".
Solving inequalities using the GRI ==> Golden Rule of Inequalities: "Whatever you do unto one side of an inequality, do unto the other AND if you multiply or divide by a negative flip the inequality.".
Practice worksheet: functions, equations, and inequalities.
Homework:
(1.) Finish Practice Worksheet  see today's class notes above for a copy.

Q1 W5 
9/6/10 
Monday 
No School  Labor Day Holiday

Q1 W4 
9/3/10 
Friday 
Class:
Q1Quiz3.
Homework:
(1.) Enjoy the 3day weekend!

Q1 W4 
9/2/10 
Thursday 
Class:
IGW = Individual Graded Work = Q1HW3 Worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Q1HW3 Worksheet  click here for copy.

Q1 W4 
9/1/10 
Wednesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Finding the Quadratic Formula (QF) by Completing the Square on ax^{2} + bx + c = 0.
Using the QF to understand the meaning of the discriminant.
Try this site to check your calculations: Quadratic Eq at Instacalc.com
Practice solving quadratic equations using the quadratic formula.
Extra practice: quadratic equation worksheet with answers  click here for copy.
Homework:
(1.) Memorize the Quadratic Formula (QF).

Q1 W4 
8/31/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Practice: Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square.
Homework:
(1.) Practice HW Worksheet Problems 7 to 10, 12  see class notes.

Q1 W4 
8/30/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square.
Simplifying radicals.
Homework:
(1.) Practice HW Worksheet Problems 3 to 6  see class notes.

Q1 W3 
8/27/10 
Friday 
Class:
Q1Quiz2.
Homework:
(1.) Go Dawgs! Beat Weaver!!

Q1 W3 
8/26/10 
Thursday 
Class:
IGW  Individual Graded Work  Q1HW2 Worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Finish Q1HW2  click here for copy.

Q1 W3 
8/25/10 
Wednesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring .
Practice Classwork/HW Worksheet (14 problems)
Homework:
(1.) Finish Practice HW Worksheet (14 problems)  see class notes.

Q1 W3 
8/24/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
ACT Practice (2 problems).
Continue Factoring Polynomials ==> perfect square trinomials, introduction to the discriminant and how to use it to tell if a second degree trinomial is factorable or a perfect square.
Summary of polynomial factoring.
Homework:
(1.) Page 751, #2, 5, 8, 11, 14, 17, 20, 23, 26, 29 (middle column).

Q1 W3 
8/23/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
ACT Practice (5 problems).
Factoring Polynomials ==> Prime Factorization, GCF, FBG (Factor By Grouping), and the "magic number" method of factoring a second degree trinomial in one variable (ax^{2} + bx +c).
Homework:
(1.) Page 751, #1, 4, 7, 10, 13, 16, 19, 22, 25, 28 (first column).

Q1 W2 
8/20/10 
Friday 
Class:
Q1Quiz1 (Quarter 1 Quiz 1).
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q1 W2 
8/19/10 
Thursday 
Class:
IGW (Individual Graded Work) = Q1HW1 (Quarter 1 Homework 1).
Homework:
(1.) Finish Q1HW1 Worksheet  click here for copy.

Q1 W2 
8/18/10 
Wednesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Lapboard Practice ==> PE(MD)(AS),Adding/Subtracting/Multiplying Polynomials, Exponent Rules, Difference of Squares, GCF.
Homework:
(1.) None.

Q1 W2 
8/17/10 
Tuesday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Multiplying polynomials.
Define: "Difference of Squares".
Review Exponent Rules  click here for copy.
Homework:
(1.) Multiplying Polynomials Worksheet (see class notes).

Q1 W2 
8/16/10 
Monday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
BE and homework review.
Review sign and fraction rules.
Define: "monomial", "polynomial", "degree" of monomials/polynomials, and "like terms".
Adding and subtracting polynomials including practice worksheet.
Homework:
(1.) Finish Adding and Subtracting Polynomials Worksheet (see class notes).

Q1 W1 
8/13/10 
Friday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Order of Operations, PE(MD)(AS), Grouping Symbols ==> (parentheses), [brackets], {braces}, absolute value, and the radical symbol.
Looking at a group as one "thing"  compare to moving boxes, treat the "boxes" as one item until you need to look inside.
Showing work.
Homework:
(1.) PE(MD)(AS) Problems Worksheet  click here,
(2.) Into. letter and contact forms (if not done already),
(3) Supplies.

Q1 W1 
8/12/10 
Thursday 
Class: (today's class notes  click here)
Welcome back! Introductions.
Math Help and Redo Policy  click here.
Supplies  click here.
Note taking: 4 sections: *f = formulas, *ex = examples, *d = definitions, *m = memory aids.
Euclid and Euclid's "Elements" and definitions of axioms, postulates, theorems. Euclid's Tools ==> unmarked straightedge and compass.
Homework:
(1.) Intro. Letter  click here.
(2.) Contact Form  click here.
(3.) Organize class notes
(4.) Visit/explore this web site :).  You are here!
