Here are the assigned readings and exercises:

- Graphing points:
- Date assigned: March 31 or 30.
- Date due: April 5 or 1.
- Reading:
- Introduction;
- Section 2.1: pages 150–154;.

- Problems due from §2.1 (pages 154–157): 2, 3, 8.

- Graphing equations:
- Date assigned: March 31 or April 1.
- Date due: April 5 or 4.
- Reading:
- Section 2.2: pages 157–164;
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §2.2 (pages 164–167): 3, 5, 7.

- Lines in the plane:
- Date assigned: April 5 or 4.
- Date due: April 7 or 6.
- Reading:
- Section 2.3: pages 167–177;
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §2.3 (pages 178–182): 1, 2, 7, 8.

- Systems of equations:
- Date assigned: April 7 or 6.
- Date due: April 12 or 8.
- Reading:
- Section 12.1: pages 844–854;
- Online notes with examples.

- Problems due from §12.1 (pages 854–858): 3, 5.

- Functions:
- Date assigned: April 7 or 8.
- Date due: April 12 or 11.
- Reading: Section 3.1: pages 199–210.
- Problems due from §3.1 (pages 210–213): 9, 12, 19.

- Graphing functions:
- Date assigned: April 12 or 11.
- Date due: April 14 or 13.
- Reading:
- Most of Section 3.2: pages 214–218 (but you may skip parts D and E of Example 4);
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §3.2 (pages 218–223): 3, 4, 10.

- Properties of functions:
- Date assigned: April 14 or 13.
- Date due: April 19 or 15.
- Reading:
- Section 3.3: pages 223–231;
- The definition of ‘real zero’ on page 327;
- The definition of ‘linear function’ on page 274;
- The theorem on rates of change of linear functions on page 275;
- Online notes.

- Problems due:
- From §3.3 (pages 232–236): 6, 7;
- Additional problem:
Fill in the blank with a vocabulary word:
If
*c*is a real number and*f*is a function, and if*f*(*c*) = 0, then*c*is a ___ of*f*.

- Word problems:
- Date assigned: April 14 or 15.
- Date due: April 19 or 18.
- Reading:
- Most of Section 3.6: pages 260–262 (but you may skip the parts about graphing calculators);
- Online notes and video.

- Problem due:
Suppose that you have a problem with three quantities,
*A*,*B*, and*C*; and suppose that you have two equations, one involving*A*and*B*, and one involving*B*and*C*. If you wish to find*A*as a function of*C*, then which equation should you solve first, and which variable should you solve it for?

- Linear functions:
- Date assigned: April 19 or 18.
- Date due: April 21 or 20.
- Reading: Section 4.1: pages 274–280.
- Problems due: Identify which of the following functions are linear:
*f*(*x*) = 3*x*− 2;*g*(*x*) = 3/*x*+ 2;*h*(*x*) = 3/2.

- Examples of functions:
- Date assigned: April 21 or 20.
- Date due: April 26 or 22.
- Reading:
- Section 3.4, Library of functions: Pages 237–241;
- Online notes and video;
- Section 3.4, Piecewise-defined functions: pages 242&243.

- Problems due from §3.4 (pages 244–247): 4, 5, 9, 10.

- Composite functions:
- Date assigned: April 21 or 22.
- Date due: April 26 or 25.
- Reading:
- Most of Section 6.1: from page 403 to the top of page 407;
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §6.1 (pages 408–410): 4, 6.

- Inverse functions:
- Date assigned: April 26 or 25.
- Date due: April 28 or 27.
- Reading:
- Section 6.2: pages 411–419;
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §6.2 (pages 419–423): 6, 8, 11, 12.

- Coordinate transformations:
- Date assigned: April 28 or 27.
- Date due: May 3 or April 29.
- Reading:
- Section 3.5: pages 247–256;
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §3.5 (pages 256–260): 1, 2.

- Quadratic functions:
- Date assigned: April 28 or 29.
- Date due: May 3 or 2.
- Reading:
- Section 4.3: pages 291–298;
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §4.3 (pages 299–302): 5, 7, 11.

- Quadratic word problems:
- Date assigned: May 3 or 2.
- Date due: May 5 or 4.
- Reading:
- Most of Section 4.4: from page 302 through the top half of page 306;
- Online notes.

- Problems due:
- If you make and sell
*x*items per year at a price of*p*dollars per item, then what is your revenue (in dollars per year)? - If a business's revenue is
*R*dollars per year and its costs are*C*dollars per year, then what is its profit (in dollars per year)?

- If you make and sell

- Exponential functions:
- Date assigned: May 5 or 4.
- Date due: May 10 or 6.
- Reading:
- Section 6.3: pages 423–434;
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §6.3 (pages 434–439): 7, 11.

- Logarithmic functions:
- Date assigned: May 5 or 6.
- Date due: May 10 or 9.
- Reading:
- Section 6.4: pages 440–448;
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §6.4 (pages 448–452): 4, 6.

- Properties of logarithms:
- Date assigned: May 10 or 9.
- Date due: May 12 or 11.
- Reading:
- Section 6.5: pages 452–458;
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §6.5 (pages 459&460): 1–6.

- Logarithmic equations:
- Date assigned: May 12 or 11.
- Date due: May 17 or 13.
- Reading: Section 6.6: pages 461–464.
- Problems due:
In solving which of the following equations
would it be useful to have a step
in which you take logarithms of both sides of the equation?
- log
_{2}(*x*+ 3) = 5; - (
*x*+ 3)^{2}= 5; - 2
^{x + 3}= 5.

- log

- Compound interest:
- Date assigned: May 12 or 13.
- Date due: May 17 or 16.
- Reading:
- Section 6.7: pages 468–474;
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §6.7 (pages 474–477): 3, 5.

- Exponential growth and decay:
- Date assigned: May 17 or 16.
- Date due: May 19 or 18.
- Reading:
- Section 6.8: pages 478–485;
- Online notes.

- Problem due:
Suppose that a quantity
*A*undergoes exponential growth with a relative growth rate of*k*and an initial value of*A*_{0}at time*t*= 0. Write down a formula for the value of*A*as a function of the time*t*.

- Polynomial functions:
- Date assigned: May 19 or 18.
- Date due: May 24 or 20.
- Reading:
- Section 5.1: pages 322–336.
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §5.1 (pages 338–342): 8, 9, 15.

- Advanced factoring:
- Date assigned: May 19 or 20.
- Date due: May 24 or 23.
- Reading:
- Section R.6: pages 58–61;
- Most of Section 5.5:
- page 375 through the middle of page 378,
- from the middle of page 379 to the top of page 383.

- Problems due from §5.5 (pages 386–389): 6, 9.

- Complex numbers:
- Date assigned: May 24 or 23.
- Date due: May 26 or 25.
- Reading: Section 5.6: pages 390–394.
- Problems due from §5.6 (pages 394&395): 3, 4.

- Rational functions:
- Date assigned: May 26 or 25.
- Date due: May 31 or 27.
- Reading: Section 5.2: pages 343–350.
- Problems due from §5.2 (pages 350–353): 6, 7, 13.

- Graphing rational functions:
- Date assigned: May 26 or 27.
- Date due: May 31 or June 1.
- Reading:
- Section 5.3: pages 353–364;
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §5.3 (pages 365–368): 3, 6.

- Inequalities:
- Date assigned: May 31 or June 1.
- Date due: June 2 or 3.
- Reading:
- Section 5.4: pages 368–372;
- Online notes.

- Problems due from §5.4 (pages 372–375): 1, 5–8.

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