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PACING GUIDE FOR ALGEBRA 2

Fall 2011

August – Septembe r

 

Day Section      

                   Chapter One-Solving Equations and Inequalities

1 Information Session; Pre Test

2                          1-1 Expressions and Formulas

3 1-2 Properties of Real Numbers

4 1-3 Solving Equations

5 1-3 (continue);  Revie w

6                          Test 

7 1-4 Solving Absolute Value Equations

8 1-5 Solving Inequalities 

9 1-6 Solving Compound and Absolute Value Inequalities

10 8-1 Midpoint and Distance Formulas

11 2-1 Relations and Functions

12 Review

13 Test

14 Composi tion and combination functions

15 (continue)

16 Inverse functions

17 12 basic functions (or whatever number we choose) and begin transformations

18 (continue)

19 Review

20 Test

 

September

 

Chapter Two-Linear Relations and Functions

1 2-2 Linear Equations 

2 2-3 Slope; 2-4 Writing Linear Equations

3 2-4 (continue) including graphing parallel and perpendicular

4 2-6 Special Functions

5 2-7 Graphing Inequalities 

6 Review

7 Test

8 2-5 Modeling Real-World Date: Using Scatter Plots

 

September - October

 

 

Chapter Three-Systems of Equations and Inequalities

1 3-1 Solving Systems of Equations by Graphing

2 3-2 Solving Systems of Equations Algebraically

3  3-2 (continue)

4 3-3 Solving Systems of Inequalities by Graphing 

5 3-4 Linear Programming

6 3-4 (continue) 

7 3-5 Solving Systems of Equations in Three Variables

8 Review 

9 Test

 

October

 

Chapter Four-Matrices

1 4-1 Introductions to Matrices;   4-2 Operations with Matrices 

2 4-3 Multiplying Matrices 

3 4-5 Determinants;  4-7 Identity and I nverse Matrix 

4 Calculator

5 Systems on a calculator

6  Review

7 Test

 

 

 

Chapter Five-Polynomials

1 5-1 Monomials

2 5-2 Polynomials

3 5-3 Factor Polynomials

4 Review

5 Test

 

October - November

 

Factoring and quadratics

1 5-4 Dividing Polynomials

2 5-4 (c ontinue); 6-3 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring 

3 6-3 (continue); 6-2 Solving Quadratic Equations by Graphing

4 6-4 Completing the Square ; 6-5 The Quadratic Formula

5  Review

6 Test

7 6-1 Graphing Quadratic Functions 

8 6-6 Analyzing Graphs of Q uadratic Functions

9 Word problems

10 Word problems

11 Review

12 Test

 

November

 

Factoring and quadratics

1 5-5 Roots of Real Numbers

2 5-6 Radical Expressions 

3 5-7 Rational Exponents 

4 5-8 Radical Equations and Inequalities 

5                    5-9 Complex Numbers 

6 Review

7                          Test

 

December

 

Chapter Nine-Rational Expressions and Equations

1 9-1 Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions

2 9-2 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions

3 9-3 Graphing Rational Functions 

4 9-3 (continue)

5 9-3 (continue)

6  Review

7  Test

 

Chapter Eight Conic Sections (optional)

1  8-2 Parabolas

2  8-3 Circles

3  8-4 Ellipses 

4  8-5 Hyperbolas

5  Review

6  Test

 

December – January

 

Chapter Ten Exponential and Logarithmic Relations  (optional)

1  10-1 Exponential Functions

2  10-2 Logarithms and Logarithmic Functions

3  10-3 Properties of Logarithms

4  10-4 Common Logarithms

5  Review

6  Test

Exam

 

1   Review

2  Review

3  Review

4  Review

5  Exam

 

Total 75 days of instruction with 15 days of optional instruction… may be used when you need extra time on a topic or the optional units