Algebra 2 Syllabus
Mondays at MAS, 2016-2017
Mr. Owens
Week What to do this week Assignments
Week 1
Week of
09/12/16
☐   Section 1.1: Real Numbers and Number Operations
☐   Section 1.2: Algebraic Expression
☐   Section 1.3: Linear Equations
☐   HW 1A
☐   Section 1.4: Rewriting Equations
☐   HW 1B
Due 09/19:
   HW 1A
   HW 1B
Week 2
Week of
09/19/16
☐   Section 1.5: Modeling Real World Problems
☐   Section 1.6: Solving Linear Inequalities
☐   Section 1.7: Absolute Value and Inequalities
☐   HW 1C (Honors)
☐   Chapter 1 Test
Due 09/26:
   HW 1C (Honors)
   Test on Chapter 1
Week 3
Week of
09/26/16
☐   2.1: Functions and Graphs
☐   2.2: Slope
☐   HW 2A
☐   2.3: Graphing Linear Equations
☐   HW 2B
☐   2.4: Finding Equations of Lines
☐   HW 2C
☐   HW 2D
Due 10/03:
   HW 2A
   HW 2B
   HW 2C
   HW 2D
Week 4
Week of
10/03/16
☐   2.5: Best Fit Lines
☐   HW 2E
☐   2.6: Linear Inequalities
☐   HW 2F
☐   2.7: Piecewise Functions
☐   2.8: Absolute Value Functions
☐   HW 2G
☐   HW 2H (Honors)
☐   Chapter 2 Test
Due 10/10:
   HW 2E
   HW 2F
   HW 2G
   HW 2H (Honors)
   Test on Chapter 2
Week 5
Week of
10/10/16
☐   Section 3.1: Graphical Solutions to Linear Systems
☐   Section 3.2: Algebraic Solutions to Linear Systems
☐   HW 3A
Due 10/17:
   HW 3A
Week 6
Week of
10/17/16
☐   Section 3.3: Graphical Solutions to Inequalities
☐   Section 3.4: Graphing in 3 Dimensions
☐   HW 3B
☐   Section 3.5: Solving Systems in 3 Dimensions
☐   Chapter 3 Test
Due 10/24:
   HW 3B
   Test on Chapter 3
Week 7
Week of
10/24/16
☐   Section 4.1: Graphing Quadratic Equations
☐   HW 4A
☐   Section 4.2: Factoring Quadratic Equations
☐   HW 4B
☐   Section 4.3: Solving Equations with Square Roots
☐   HW 4C
Due 10/31:
   HW 4A
   HW 4B
   HW 4C
Week 8
Week of
10/31/16
☐   Section 4.4: Complex Numbers
☐   HW 4D
☐   Section 4.5: Completing the Square
☐   HW 4E
☐   Section 4.6: The Quadratic Formula
☐   HW 4F
☐   HW 4G (Honors)
☐   Chapter 4 Test
Due 11/07:
   HW 4D
   HW 4E
   HW 4F
   HW 4G (Honors)
   Test on Chapter 4
Week 9
Week of
11/07/16
☐   Section 5.1: Properties of Exponents
☐   HW 5A
☐   Section 5.2: Polynomial Functions
☐   HW 5B
☐   Section 5.3: Operations on Polynomials
☐   Section 5.4: Factoring Polynomials and Solving Equations
☐   HW 5C
☐   Section 5.5: Dividing Polynomials
☐   HW 5D
Due 11/14:
   HW 5A
   HW 5B
   HW 5C
   HW 5D
Week 10
Week of
11/14/16
☐   Section 5.6: Finding Rational Roots
☐   Section 5.7: The Fundamental Theorem of Algebra
☐   HW 5E
☐   HW 5F (Honors)
☐   HW 5G (Honors)
☐   Chapter 5 Test
☐   Section 6.1: Roots and Exponents
☐   Section 6.2: Rational Exponents
☐   HW 6A
Due 11/28:
   HW 5E
   HW 5F (Honors)
   HW 5G (Honors)
   Test on Chapter 5
   HW 6A
Week 11
Week of
11/28/16
☐   Section 6.3: Power Functions, Operations on Functions
☐   Section 6.4: Inverse Functions
☐   HW 6B
☐   Section 6.5: Square Root and Cube Root Functions
☐   Section 6.6: Solving Radical Equations
☐   HW 6C
☐   HW 6D (Honors)
☐   Chapter 6 Test
Due 12/05:
   HW 6B
   HW 6C
   HW 6D (Honors)
   Test on Chapter 6
Week 12
Week of
12/05/16
☐   Review for 1st Semester Exam Due 12/12:
Week 13
Week of
12/12/16
☐   1st Semester Exam Due 01/02:
Week 14
Week of
01/02/17
☐   7.1: Exponential Growth
☐   HW 7A
☐   7.2: Exponential Decay
☐   HW 7B
Due 01/09:
   HW 7A
   HW 7B
Week 15
Week of
01/09/17
☐   7.3: The Number e
☐   HW 7C
☐   7.4: Logarithmic Functions
☐   HW 7D
Due 01/16:
   HW 7C
   HW 7D
Week 16
Week of
01/16/17
☐   7.5: Properties of Logarithms
☐   HW 7E
☐   7.6: Solving Logarithmic Equations
☐   HW 7F
☐   HW 7G
☐   HW 7H (Honors)
☐   Chapter 7 Test
Due 01/23:
   HW 7E
   HW 7F
   HW 7G
   HW 7H (Honors)
   Test on Chapter 7
Week 17
Week of
01/23/17
☐   8.1: Inverse Variation, Joint Variation, Combined Variation
☐   HW 8A
☐   HW 8B
☐   8.2: Simple Rational Functions
Due 01/30:
   HW 8A
   HW 8B
Week 18
Week of
01/30/17
☐   8.3: Graphing Rational Functions
☐   HW 8C
☐   8.4: Multiplication and Division with Rational Expressions
☐   HW 8D
Due 02/06:
   HW 8C
   HW 8D
Week 19
Week of
02/06/17
☐   8.5: Addition and Subtraction with Rational Expressions
☐   HW 8E
☐   8.6: Solving Rational Equations
☐   HW 8F
☐   HW 8G
☐   HW 8H (Honors)
☐   HW 8I (Honors)
☐   Chapter 8 Test
Due 02/13:
   HW 8E
   HW 8F
   HW 8G
   HW 8H (Honors)
   HW 8I (Honors)
   Test on Chapter 8
Week 20
Week of
02/13/17
☐   9.1: The Distance and Midpoint Formulas
☐   HW 9A
☐   9.2: Parabolas
☐   HW 9B
Due 02/20:
   HW 9A
   HW 9B
Week 21
Week of
02/20/17
☐   9.3: Circles
☐   HW 9C
☐   9.4: Ellipses
☐   HW 9D
Due 02/27:
   HW 9C
   HW 9D
Week 22
Week of
02/27/17
☐   9.5: Hyperbolas
☐   HW 9E
☐   9.6: Conic Sections
☐   HW 9F (Honors)
☐   Chapter 9 Test
Due 03/06:
   HW 9E
   HW 9F (Honors)
   Test on Chapter 9
Week 23
Week of
03/06/17
☐   10.1: Sequences and Series
☐   HW 10A
☐   10.2: Arithmetic Sequences, Arithmetic Series
☐   HW 10B
☐   10.3: Geometric Sequences, Geometric Series
☐   HW 10C
☐   HW 10D (Honors)
Due 03/13:
   HW 10A
   HW 10B
   HW 10C
   HW 10D (Honors)
Week 24
Week of
03/13/17
☐   11.1: Introduction to Trigonometry
☐   11.2: The Tangent Ratio
☐   11.3: Tangent Ratios for Particular Angles
☐   HW 11A
☐   11.4 The Unit Circle and the Tangent Function
Due 03/20:
   HW 11A
Week 25
Week of
03/20/17
☐   11.5 Solving Problems with the Tangent Ratio
☐   HW 11B
☐   11.6: Sine and Cosine
☐   11.7 Sine and Cosine for Particular Angles
☐   11.8: Sine and Cosine on the Unit Circle
Due 03/27:
   HW 11B
Week 26
Week of
03/27/17
☐   11.9 Solving Problems using Sine and Cosine
☐   HW 11C
☐   HW 11D
☐   11.10 Non-trivial Trigonometry Problems
☐   HW 11E
☐   Test 11
Due 04/10:
   HW 11C
   HW 11D
   HW 11E
   Test on Chapter 11
Week 27
Week of
04/10/17
☐   12.1: Graphing the Sine and Cosine functions
☐   12.2: Sinusoidal Motion and Circular Motion
☐   HW 12A
☐   HW 12B
Due 04/17:
   HW 12A
   HW 12B
Week 28
Week of
04/17/17
☐   12.3: Graphing the Tangent Function
☐   12.4 Solving Trig Equations
☐   HW 12C
☐   HW 12D
Due 04/24:
   HW 12C
   HW 12D
Week 29
Week of
04/24/17
☐   12.5: The Law of Sines and Law of Cosines
☐   HW 12E
☐   HW 12F
☐   HW 12G
☐   Test 12
Due 05/01:
   HW 12E
   HW 12F
   HW 12G
   Test on Chapter 12
Week 30
Week of
05/01/17
☐   Review for Exam Due 05/08:
Week 31
Week of
05/08/17
☐   2nd Semester Exam