## Final update!...

It has been a great year in Algebra II! The students have been a joy, have worked hard, and have learned a lot! I have thoroughly enjoyed getting to know each one of them! Have a wonderful summer!

## Week of May 22...

Monday - Quiz over Chapters 10-12, Review Chapters 13-14

Tuesday - Quiz over Chapters 13-14, Final Review

Thursday - Review Final Exam

Friday - No Class

Tuesday - Quiz over Chapters 13-14, Final Review

**Wednesday - Final Exam 9:15 a.m.**Thursday - Review Final Exam

Friday - No Class

## Week of May 15...

Monday - Lesson 14.3 Ellipses

Tuesday - Lesson 14.4 Hyperbolas

Wednesday - Open Notes Test 13

Thursday - Review Chapters 7-9

Friday - Quiz over Chapters 7-9, Review Chapters 10-12

Tuesday - Lesson 14.4 Hyperbolas

Wednesday - Open Notes Test 13

Thursday - Review Chapters 7-9

Friday - Quiz over Chapters 7-9, Review Chapters 10-12

**Next test: Wednesday, May 17**

Final Exam: Wednesday, May 24 9:15 a.m.Final Exam: Wednesday, May 24 9:15 a.m.

## Week of May 8...

Monday - Lesson 13.8 Making Inferences

Tuesday - Review Chapter 13

Wednesday - Test 13

Thursday - Lesson 14.1 Circles

Friday - Lesson 14.2 Parabolas

Tuesday - Review Chapter 13

*Probability and Statistics*Wednesday - Test 13

Thursday - Lesson 14.1 Circles

Friday - Lesson 14.2 Parabolas

**Next test: Wednesday, May 10**

Test 14: Wednesday, May 17Test 14: Wednesday, May 17

## Week of May 2...

Monday - ISTEP+ Part 2

Tuesday - ISTEP+ Part 2

Wednesday - Review Lesson 13.5 Describing Data and Chapter 13: Algebra Around the World (French Math), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Managing Risk)

Thursday - Lesson 13.6 Organizing Data

Friday - Lesson 13.7 The Normal Distribution

Tuesday - ISTEP+ Part 2

Wednesday - Review Lesson 13.5 Describing Data and Chapter 13: Algebra Around the World (French Math), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Managing Risk)

Thursday - Lesson 13.6 Organizing Data

Friday - Lesson 13.7 The Normal Distribution

**Next test: Wednesday, May 10**## Week of April 24...

Monday - Lesson 13.2 Basic Probability

Tuesday - Lesson 13.3 Compound Events

Wednesday - Lesson 13.4 The Binomial Probability Distribution

Thursday - ISTEP+ Part 2

Friday - ISTEP+ Part 2

Tuesday - Lesson 13.3 Compound Events

Wednesday - Lesson 13.4 The Binomial Probability Distribution

Thursday - ISTEP+ Part 2

Friday - ISTEP+ Part 2

**Next test: Wednesday, May 10**## Week of April 17...

Monday - IOWA Testing

Tuesday - Lesson 13.5 Describing Data

Wednesday - IOWA Testing

Thursday - Lesson 13.2 Basic Probability

Friday - Lesson 13.8 Making Inferences

Tuesday - Lesson 13.5 Describing Data

Wednesday - IOWA Testing

Thursday - Lesson 13.2 Basic Probability

Friday - Lesson 13.8 Making Inferences

**Next test: Wednesday, May 10**## Week of April 10...

Monday - Lesson 12.5 Geometric Series

Tuesday - Review Chapter 12

Wednesday - Test 12

Thursday - Lesson 13.1 Counting Principles

Friday - No School

Tuesday - Review Chapter 12

*Sequences and Series*Wednesday - Test 12

Thursday - Lesson 13.1 Counting Principles

Friday - No School

**Next test: Wednesday, April 12**

Test 13: Wednesday, May 10Test 13: Wednesday, May 10

## Week of April 3...

Monday - Lesson 12.4 Arithmetic Series and Sigma Notation

Tuesday - Nationals Week, Algebra II Course on Mathletics required for remaining students

Wednesday - Nationals Week, Algebra II Course on Mathletics required for remaining students

Thursday - Nationals Week, Algebra II Course on Mathletics required for remaining students

Friday - Nationals Week, Algebra II Course on Mathletics required for remaining students

Tuesday - Nationals Week, Algebra II Course on Mathletics required for remaining students

Wednesday - Nationals Week, Algebra II Course on Mathletics required for remaining students

Thursday - Nationals Week, Algebra II Course on Mathletics required for remaining students

Friday - Nationals Week, Algebra II Course on Mathletics required for remaining students

**Next test: Wednesday, April 12 (date change)**## Week of March 27...

Monday - Quiz Lessons 11.3-11.4

Tuesday - Lesson 12.1 Introduction to Sequences

Wednesday - Chapter 12 Math in History (Emmy Noether), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Debt Management), Mental Math Lesson

Thursday - Lesson 12.2 Arithmetic Sequences

Friday - Lesson 12.3 Geometric Sequences

Tuesday - Lesson 12.1 Introduction to Sequences

Wednesday - Chapter 12 Math in History (Emmy Noether), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Debt Management), Mental Math Lesson

Thursday - Lesson 12.2 Arithmetic Sequences

Friday - Lesson 12.3 Geometric Sequences

**Next test: Wednesday, April 19**## Week of March 13...

Monday - Review Chapter 10b

Tuesday - Pi Day!

Wednesday - Test Chapter 10b

Thursday - Lesson 11.3 Basic Identities

Friday - Lesson 11.4 Verifying Identities

*Trigonometry*Tuesday - Pi Day!

Wednesday - Test Chapter 10b

Thursday - Lesson 11.3 Basic Identities

Friday - Lesson 11.4 Verifying Identities

**Test 10b: Wednesday, March 15**

Test 12: Wednesday, April 19Test 12: Wednesday, April 19

## Week of March 6...

Monday - Lesson 10.4 Radians and the Unit Circle

Tuesday - Lesson 10.5 Graphs of Sine and Cosine Functions

Wednesday - Chapter 11 Algebra Around the World (British Math), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Surveying Triangulation)

Thursday - Lesson 10.6 Graphs of Other Trigonometric Functions

Friday - No Class Sr. High FABA

Tuesday - Lesson 10.5 Graphs of Sine and Cosine Functions

Wednesday - Chapter 11 Algebra Around the World (British Math), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Surveying Triangulation)

Thursday - Lesson 10.6 Graphs of Other Trigonometric Functions

Friday - No Class Sr. High FABA

**Test 10b: Wednesday, March 15**## Week of February 27...

Monday - ISTEP+ Part 1, Honors Algebra Trigonometry Project

Tuesday - ISTEP+ Part 1, Honors Algebra Trigonometry Project

Wednesday - ISTEP+ Part 1, Honors Algebra Trigonometry Project

Thursday - ISTEP+ Part 1, Honors Algebra Trigonometry Project

Friday - Lesson 10.3 Trigonometry in the Coordinate Plane

Tuesday - ISTEP+ Part 1, Honors Algebra Trigonometry Project

Wednesday - ISTEP+ Part 1, Honors Algebra Trigonometry Project

Thursday - ISTEP+ Part 1, Honors Algebra Trigonometry Project

Friday - Lesson 10.3 Trigonometry in the Coordinate Plane

Test 10b: Wednesday, March 15Test 10b: Wednesday, March 15

## Week of February 21...

Tuesday - Review Chapter 10a/11a

Wednesday - Test 10a/11a

Thursday - ISTEP+ Mathematics Practice Test

Friday - ISTEP+ Mathematics Practice Test

*Trigonometry and Trigonometric Identities*Wednesday - Test 10a/11a

Thursday - ISTEP+ Mathematics Practice Test

Friday - ISTEP+ Mathematics Practice Test

**Next test: Wednesday, February 22**

Test 10b: Wednesday, March 15Test 10b: Wednesday, March 15

## Week of February 13...

Monday - Lesson 10.1 Right Triangle Trigonometry

Tuesday - Lesson 10.2 Solve Right Triangles

Wednesday - Math in History (Leonhard Euler), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Modeling Tides), The Secret to Mental Math

Thursday - Lesson 11.1 Law of Sines

Friday - Lesson 11.2 Law of Cosines

Tuesday - Lesson 10.2 Solve Right Triangles

Wednesday - Math in History (Leonhard Euler), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Modeling Tides), The Secret to Mental Math

Thursday - Lesson 11.1 Law of Sines

Friday - Lesson 11.2 Law of Cosines

**Next test: Wednesday, February 22**## Week of February 6...

Monday - Lesson 9.5 Graphing Reciprocal Functions

Tuesday - Lesson 9.6a Graphing Rational Functions

Wednesday - Lesson 9.6b Review of Graphing Rational Functions

Thursday - Review Chapter 9

Friday - Test 9

Tuesday - Lesson 9.6a Graphing Rational Functions

Wednesday - Lesson 9.6b Review of Graphing Rational Functions

Thursday - Review Chapter 9

*Rational Expressions and Equations*Friday - Test 9

**Test 9: Friday, February 10**

Next test: Wednesday, February 22Next test: Wednesday, February 22

## Week of January 30...

Monday - Lesson 9.1 Simplifying Rational Expressions

Tuesday - Lesson 9.2 Multiplying and Dividing Expressions

Wednesday - Chapter 9: Algebra Around the World, Technology Corner, Dominion Modeling, ISTEP+ Item Samplers

Thursday - Lesson 9.3 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions

Friday - Lesson 9.4 Solving Rational Equations

Tuesday - Lesson 9.2 Multiplying and Dividing Expressions

Wednesday - Chapter 9: Algebra Around the World, Technology Corner, Dominion Modeling, ISTEP+ Item Samplers

Thursday - Lesson 9.3 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions

Friday - Lesson 9.4 Solving Rational Equations

**Test 9: Friday, February 10**## Week of January 23...

Monday - Lesson 8.6 Properties of Logarithms

Tuesday - Lesson 8.7 Exponential and Logarithm Equations

Wednesday - Lesson 8.8 Natural Logarithms

Thursday - Review Chapter 8

Friday - Test 8

Tuesday - Lesson 8.7 Exponential and Logarithm Equations

Wednesday - Lesson 8.8 Natural Logarithms

Thursday - Review Chapter 8

*Exponential and Logarithm Functions*Friday - Test 8

Next test: Friday, January 27

Test 9: Friday, February 10Next test: Friday, January 27

Test 9: Friday, February 10

## Week of January 17...

Tuesday - Review Lessons 8.1-8.3

Wednesday - Lesson 8.4a Using Exponential Functions

Thursday - Lesson 8.4b Using Exponential Functions

Friday - Lesson 8.5 Logarithmic Functions

Wednesday - Lesson 8.4a Using Exponential Functions

Thursday - Lesson 8.4b Using Exponential Functions

Friday - Lesson 8.5 Logarithmic Functions

Next test: Friday, January 27Next test: Friday, January 27

## Week of January 9...

Monday - Lesson 7.8 Radical Functions

Tuesday - Lesson 8.1 Function Operations

Wednesday - Chapter 8 Math in History (John Napier), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Modeling Sound)

Thursday - Lesson 8.2 Inverse Relations and Functions

Friday - Lesson 8.3 Exponential Functions

Tuesday - Lesson 8.1 Function Operations

Wednesday - Chapter 8 Math in History (John Napier), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Modeling Sound)

Thursday - Lesson 8.2 Inverse Relations and Functions

Friday - Lesson 8.3 Exponential Functions

Next test: Friday, January 27Next test: Friday, January 27

## Week of January 5...

Thursday - 7.7a More Radical Equations

Friday - 7.7b More Radical Equations

Friday - 7.7b More Radical Equations

Next test: Friday, January 27Next test: Friday, January 27

## Week of December 19...

Monday - Fall Semester Exam

Tuesday - Review Fall Semester Exam

Wednesday - No Class

Tuesday - Review Fall Semester Exam

Wednesday - No Class

## Week of December 12...

Monday - Lesson 7.5 Quotients

Tuesday - Lesson 7.6 Radical and Exponential Equations

Wednesday - Review Chapters 1-3

Thursday - Quiz over Chapers 1-3, Review Chapters 4-6

Friday - Quiz over Chapters 4-6, Review Chapter 7

Tuesday - Lesson 7.6 Radical and Exponential Equations

Wednesday - Review Chapters 1-3

Thursday - Quiz over Chapers 1-3, Review Chapters 4-6

Friday - Quiz over Chapters 4-6, Review Chapter 7

Semester Exam: Monday, December 19Semester Exam: Monday, December 19

## Week of December 5...

Monday - Test 6

Tuesday - Lesson 7.2 Rational Exponents

Wednesday - Chapter 7 Around the World (Italian Math), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Modeling Pendulums)

Thursday - Lesson 7.3 Sums and Differences

Friday - Lesson 7.4 Products

Tuesday - Lesson 7.2 Rational Exponents

Wednesday - Chapter 7 Around the World (Italian Math), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Modeling Pendulums)

Thursday - Lesson 7.3 Sums and Differences

Friday - Lesson 7.4 Products

**T****est 6: Monday, December 5 (NEW DATE: moved from 12/2 due to Two-Hour delay)****Semester Exam: Monday, December 19**## Week of November 28...

Monday - Lesson 6.8a Graphing Polynomial Functions

Tuesday - Lesson 6.8b Graphing Polynomial Functions

Wednesday - College Entrance Test Preparation 6: Managing Time Wisely

Thursday - Lesson 7.1 Simplifying Radicals

Friday - Review for Test 6

Tuesday - Lesson 6.8b Graphing Polynomial Functions

Wednesday - College Entrance Test Preparation 6: Managing Time Wisely

Thursday - Lesson 7.1 Simplifying Radicals

Friday - Review for Test 6

**Test 6: Monday, December 5 (NEW DATE: moved from 12/2 due to Two-Hour delay)**## Week of November 21...

Monday - Lesson 6.7 Polynomial Equations

Tuesday - Chapter 6: Math in History (Francois Viete), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Modeling World Population) (Celebrate Fibonacci Day!)

Tuesday - Chapter 6: Math in History (Francois Viete), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Modeling World Population) (Celebrate Fibonacci Day!)

**Test 6: Friday, December 2**## Week of November 14...

Monday - No Class - Grade 11 Field Trip

Tuesday - Lesson 6.3 Zeros and Inequalities

Wednesday - Lesson 6.4 Modeling with Quadratic Functions

Thursday - Lesson 6.5 Dividing Polynomials

Friday - Lesson 6.6 Factoring Polynomials

Tuesday - Lesson 6.3 Zeros and Inequalities

Wednesday - Lesson 6.4 Modeling with Quadratic Functions

Thursday - Lesson 6.5 Dividing Polynomials

Friday - Lesson 6.6 Factoring Polynomials

**Test 6: Friday, December 2**## Week of November 7...

Monday - Review Chapter 5

Tuesday - Test 5

Wednesday - Chapter 5 Algebra Around the World (Arabic Math), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Analyzing Speed from Skid Marks)

Thursday - Lesson 6.1 Quadratic Functions

Friday - Lesson 6.2 Quadratic functions: f(x)=a(x-h)2+k

*Quadratic Functions*Tuesday - Test 5

Wednesday - Chapter 5 Algebra Around the World (Arabic Math), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Analyzing Speed from Skid Marks)

Thursday - Lesson 6.1 Quadratic Functions

Friday - Lesson 6.2 Quadratic functions: f(x)=a(x-h)2+k

**Test 6: Friday, December 2**## Week of October 31...

Monday - Lesson 5.5 Complex Numbers

Tuesday - Lesson 5.6 Solving by Completing the Square

Wednesday - Lesson 5.7 The Quadratic Formula

Thursday - Lesson 5.8 Solutions to Quadratic Equations

Friday - No class Grades 10 and 11 Field Trip

Tuesday - Lesson 5.6 Solving by Completing the Square

Wednesday - Lesson 5.7 The Quadratic Formula

Thursday - Lesson 5.8 Solutions to Quadratic Equations

Friday - No class Grades 10 and 11 Field Trip

Test 5: Tuesday, November 8Test 5: Tuesday, November 8

## Week of October 24...

Monday - Lesson 5.1 Multiplying Polynomials

Tuesday - Lesson 5.2 Factoring Quadratic Polynomials

Wednesday - College Entrance Placement Test Preparation 4: Strategy - Eliminating Choices

Thursday - Lesson 5.3 Solving by Factoring

Friday - Lesson 5.4 Solving by Taking Roots

Tuesday - Lesson 5.2 Factoring Quadratic Polynomials

Wednesday - College Entrance Placement Test Preparation 4: Strategy - Eliminating Choices

Thursday - Lesson 5.3 Solving by Factoring

Friday - Lesson 5.4 Solving by Taking Roots

Test 5: Tuesday, November 8Test 5: Tuesday, November 8

## Week of October 17...

Monday - Lesson 4.6 Matrices and Transformations

Tuesday - Review Chapter 4

Wednesday - Grades 10-11 PSAT

Thursday - Grade 10 PACT, Grade 11 attend Algebra II Honors

Friday - Test 4

Tuesday - Review Chapter 4

*Matrices*Wednesday - Grades 10-11 PSAT

Thursday - Grade 10 PACT, Grade 11 attend Algebra II Honors

Friday - Test 4

Test 4: Friday, October 21

Test 5: Tuesday, November 8Test 4: Friday, October 21

Test 5: Tuesday, November 8

## Week of October 10...

Monday - Lesson 4.1 Organizing Data

Tuesday - Lesson 4.2 Elementary Matrix Operations

Wednesday - Lesson 4.3 Multiplying Matrices

Thursday - Lesson 4.4 Determinants and Cramer's Rule

Friday - Lesson 4.5 Inverse Matrices and Solving Systems

Tuesday - Lesson 4.2 Elementary Matrix Operations

Wednesday - Lesson 4.3 Multiplying Matrices

Thursday - Lesson 4.4 Determinants and Cramer's Rule

Friday - Lesson 4.5 Inverse Matrices and Solving Systems

Test 4: Friday, October 21Test 4: Friday, October 21

## Week of October 3...

Monday - Review for Test 3

Tuesday - Test 3

Wednesday - Chapter 4 Math in History (Johannes Kepler), Technology Corner (Matrix Algebra), Dominion Modeling (Image Resolution), College Entrance Test Preparation (Strategy: Eliminating Choices)

Thursday - No School

Friday - No School

*Solving Systems*Tuesday - Test 3

Wednesday - Chapter 4 Math in History (Johannes Kepler), Technology Corner (Matrix Algebra), Dominion Modeling (Image Resolution), College Entrance Test Preparation (Strategy: Eliminating Choices)

Thursday - No School

Friday - No School

**Test 3: Tuesday, October 4**

Test 4: Friday, October 21Test 4: Friday, October 21

## Week of September 26...

Monday - No Class (Leadership Conference)

Tuesday - Lesson 3.3 Solving Problems with Systems

Wednesday - Lesson 3.4 Graphing Systems of Inequalities

Thursday - Lesson 3.5a Linear Programming

Friday - Lesson 3.5b Linear Programming

Tuesday - Lesson 3.3 Solving Problems with Systems

Wednesday - Lesson 3.4 Graphing Systems of Inequalities

Thursday - Lesson 3.5a Linear Programming

Friday - Lesson 3.5b Linear Programming

**Test 3: Tuesday, October 4**## Week of September 19...

Monday - Test 2

Tuesday - Lesson 2.7 Distances and Midpoints

Wednesday - Chapter 3 Around the World (Greek Math), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Planning a Business)

Thursday - Lesson 3.1 Solving Systems Graphically

Friday - Lesson 3.2 Solving Systems Algebraically

Tuesday - Lesson 2.7 Distances and Midpoints

Wednesday - Chapter 3 Around the World (Greek Math), Technology Corner (TI-84+ Family), Dominion Modeling (Planning a Business)

Thursday - Lesson 3.1 Solving Systems Graphically

Friday - Lesson 3.2 Solving Systems Algebraically

**Test 2: Monday, September 19 (Change)**## Week of September 12...

Monday - Lesson 2.4a Modeling Linear Data

Tuesday - Lesson 2.4b Modeling Linear Data

Wednesday - Lesson 2.5 Special Functions

Thursday - Lesson 2.6 Graphing Inequalities

Friday - Lesson 2.7 Distances and Midpoints

Tuesday - Lesson 2.4b Modeling Linear Data

Wednesday - Lesson 2.5 Special Functions

Thursday - Lesson 2.6 Graphing Inequalities

Friday - Lesson 2.7 Distances and Midpoints

**Test 2: Tuesday, September 20**## Week of September 5...

Monday - No school

Tuesday - Lesson 2.1 Relations and Functions

Wednesday - College Entrance Preparation 2: Strategy Guessing

Thursday - Lesson 2.2 Graphs of Linear Equations

Friday - Lesson 2.3 Writing Linear Equations

Tuesday - Lesson 2.1 Relations and Functions

Wednesday - College Entrance Preparation 2: Strategy Guessing

Thursday - Lesson 2.2 Graphs of Linear Equations

Friday - Lesson 2.3 Writing Linear Equations

**Test 2 Tuesday, September 20**## Week of August 29...

Monday - Lesson 1.8 Absolute Value Equations

Tuesday - Lesson 1.9 Absolute Value Inequalities

Wednesday - Chapter 2 Math in History (Hypatia), Technology Corner (Spreadsheet), Dominion Modeling (Linear Analysis of Climate Change)

Thursday - Review for Test 1

Tuesday - Lesson 1.9 Absolute Value Inequalities

Wednesday - Chapter 2 Math in History (Hypatia), Technology Corner (Spreadsheet), Dominion Modeling (Linear Analysis of Climate Change)

Thursday - Review for Test 1

*Basic Algebra***Friday - Test 1****Test 2: Tuesday, September 20**## Week of August 22...

Monday - Lesson 1.5a Applying Equations

Tuesday - Lesson 1.5b Applying Equations

Wednesday - College Entrance Preparation 1: Arithmetic

Thursday - Lesson 1.6 Solving Equaions

Friday - Lesson 1.7 Compound Inequalities

Tuesday - Lesson 1.5b Applying Equations

Wednesday - College Entrance Preparation 1: Arithmetic

Thursday - Lesson 1.6 Solving Equaions

Friday - Lesson 1.7 Compound Inequalities

**Test 1: Friday, September 2**## Week of August 15...

Monday - Lesson 1.1 Basic Algebra

Tuesday - Lesson 1.2 Real Number Operations

Wednesday - Chapter 1 Algebra around the World (Ancient Numeration), Technology Corner (Spreadsheet), Dominion Modeling (Climate and Disease)

Thursday - Lesson 1.3 Simplifying Algebraic Expressions

Friday - Lesson 1.4 Solving Equations

Tuesday - Lesson 1.2 Real Number Operations

Wednesday - Chapter 1 Algebra around the World (Ancient Numeration), Technology Corner (Spreadsheet), Dominion Modeling (Climate and Disease)

Thursday - Lesson 1.3 Simplifying Algebraic Expressions

Friday - Lesson 1.4 Solving Equations

**Test 1: Friday, September 2**