Home Schedule Philosophy Contact Info AP Calculus Math Analysis Trigonometry BC Calculus   Objectives and Assignments Math
Analysis is a prerequisite of Calculus. We cover polynomial functions,
exponential functions, logarithmic functions, conic sections, sequences, series,
combinatorics, probability, and limits. Objectives 10/4/02

Review rules of exponents. 

Apply rules of exponents. 
10/7/02

Define rational exponents. 

Use rational exponents in solving problems. 
10/8/02

More rational exponents 
10/9/02

Define exponential functions. 

Write an equation of an exponential function given two
points. 

Set up and solve problems using exponential growth and
decay. 

Look at graphs of exponential functions and their inverses. 
10/10/02

Define e 

Graph y=e^{x} 

Use the exponential function to solve problems. 
10/11/02

Define a logarithm 

Write a logarithmic expression in exponential form. 

Evaluate logarithms without a calculator. 
Assignments
Date 
Page 
Problems 
10/4 
173 
4,8,12,14,18,24,30,32,34,44,46,48 
10/7 
178 
2a,4a,6,10,14,16,20,24,26,30,34,36 
10/8 
178 
38,40,43,45,46,48,50,56,58 
10/9 
183 
321 all 
10/10 
189 
116all 
10/11 
195 
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