## CALENDAR

**ALGEBRA 2 AB**

**ROTATION 1****Tuesday, August 22**

- Review of Class Information and Policies; Introductory Problem in Arithmetic Sequences and Series

**Thursday, August 24**

- Section 8.2 - Arithmetic Sequences and Series (Examples 1, 2, 3, 4, 6)

**Friday, August 25**

- Section 8.3 - Geometric Sequences (Examples 1, 2,3, 4)

**Monday, August 28**

- Section 8.3 - Geometric Series ; Section 8.1 - Summation Notation (Examples 1, 2, 3, 4, 5; also Example 5 on pp. 421 and 429)

**Wednesday, August 30**

- Work on Test #1 Review Worksheet

**ROTATION 2****Thursday, August 31**

- TEST #1 REVIEW (Sections 8.1 - 8.3)

**Tuesday, September 5**

**TEST #1 (SECTIONS 8.1 - 8.3)**

**Wednesday, September 6**

- Section 1.1 - Transformation Activity: Transformations of Linear and Absolute Value Functions; Translations Up/Down and Left/Right; Reflection; Vertical Stretch/Shrink

**Thursday, September 7**

**QUIZ (SECTION 1.1) - Graphing Absolute Value Transformations**

- Section 1.2 - Parent Graphs (Quadratic, Cubic, Square Root) and Transformations; Translations Up/Down and Left/Right; Reflection Across x-Axis; Vertical Stretch/Shrink

**Monday, September 11**

**HURRICANE DAY - School Closed**

**ROTATION 3****Tuesday, September 12**

**HURRICANE DAY - School Closed**

**Thursday, September 14**

- Sections 1.1 and 1.2 - Full Review of Parent Graphs and Transformations with the Addition of Horizontal Reflection Across y-Axis and Horizontal Stretch/Shrink

**Friday, September 15**

- Section 1.3 - Graphs of Linear Functions: Slope and Intercepts; Horizontal and Vertical Lines; Slope-Intercept Form; Standard Form; Point-Slope Form; x and y Intercepts

**Monday, September 18**

- Section 1.4 - Solving Linear Systems of 2 and 3 Variables Using Elimination and Substitution

**Wednesday, September 20**

**QUIZ (SECTION 1.4) - Solving 3-Variable Linear Systems**

**ALT Thursday, September 21**

- Work on Test #2 Review Worksheet

**ROTATION 4****Monday, September 25**

- TEST #2 REVIEW (Chapter 1 - Linear Functions)

**Wednesday, September 27**

**TEST #2 (Chapter 1 - Linear Functions)**

**Thursday, September 28**

- "Quadratic Transformation Exploration" Worksheet

**Monday, October 2**

- Review Section 2.1 - Transforming Quadratic Functions; Section 2.2 - Characteristics of Quadratic Functions and Parabolas (Vertex, Open Up and Down, Axis of Symmetry, x and y Intercepts)

**Wednesday, October 4**

- Factoring Quadratic Equations - Greatest Common Factor, Difference of Squares

**ROTATION 5****Thursday, October 5**

- Factoring Quadratic Equations - Easy and Hard Quadratic Factoring

**Monday, October 9**

- Section 3.1 - Solving Quadratic Equations by Graphing, Square Roots, and Factoring; Zero-Product Property

**Tuesday, October 10**

- Work on Test #3 Review Worksheet

**Thursday, October 12**

- TEST #3 REVIEW (Chapter 2.1, 2.2, and 3.1 - Quadratic Functions)

**Wednesday, October 18**

**TEST #3 (Chapter****2.1, 2.2, and 3.1 - Quadratic Functions)**

**ROTATION 6****Thursday, October 19**

- SUBSTITUTE - Parabola Characteristics Worksheet

**Monday, October 23**

- Section 3.2 - Complex Numbers; Imaginary Unit, i, and Imaginary Numbers; Operations with Imaginary Numbers; Complex Solutions and Zeroes

**Tuesday, October 24**

- Section 3.3 - Completing the Square; Solving Quadratic Equations with Square Roots and Completing the Square; Converting Quadratic Functions from Standard to Vertex Form

**Wednesday, October 25**

- Section 3.4 - The Quadratic Formula and the Discriminant

**Friday, October 27**

- CLASS TIME LOST DUE TO EVACUATION

**ROTATION 7****Monday, October 30**

- Section 3.5 - Solving Non-Linear Systems by Graphing, Substitution, and Elimination

**Wednesday, November 1**

- Section 3.6 - Quadratic Inequalities; Systems of Quadratic Inequalities (Two Variables)

**Thursday, November 2**

- TEST #4 REVIEW (Sections 3.2 to 3.6 - Quadratic Equations)

**Monday, November 6**

**TEST #4 (Sections 3.2 to 3.6 - Quadratic Equations)**

**Wednesday, November 8**

- Section 3.6 (cont.) - Quadratic Inequalities in One Variable

**ROTATION 8****Thursday, November 9**

- Section 4.2 - Polynomial Definition and Degree; Adding and Subtracting Polynomials; Multiplying Polynomials: Special Products; Pascal's Triangle

**Monday, November 13**

- Section 4.3 - Dividing Polynomials: Long Division, Synthetic Division, Remainder Theorem

**Tuesday, November 14**

- Section 4.4 - Factoring Polynomials: GCF, Sum and Difference of Cubes, Grouping, Quadratics; Factor Theorem

**Wednesday, November 15**

- Section 4.1 - Graphing Polynomials: Degree, End Behavior, x-Intercepts and Multiplicity

**Friday, November 17**

- TEST #5 REVIEW (Sections 4.1 to 4.4 - Graphing and Operations with Polynomials)

**ROTATION 9****Monday, November 20**

**TEST #5 (Sections 4.1 to 4.4 - Graphing and Operations with Polynomials)**

**Monday, November 27**

- Section 4.5 - Finding Zeroes of Polynomials by Factoring; Rational Root Theorem; Irrational Conjugates

**Tuesday, November 28**

- "Finding Real Zeroes of Polynomials" Practice Worksheet

**Wednesday, November 29**

- Section 4.6 - Fundamental Theorem of Algebra; Imaginary Zeroes; Descartes' Rule of Signs

**Friday, December 1**

- Sections 4.5 and 4.6 - Complex and Irrational Conjugates; Writing Polynomials from Factors Worksheet

**ROTATION 10****Monday, December 4**

- Work on Test Review

**Wednesday, December 6**

- TEST #6 REVIEW (Sections 4.5 to 4.6 - Roots of Polynomials)

**Thursday, December 7**

**TEST #6 (Sections 4.5 to 4.6 - Roots of Polynomials)**

**Friday, December 8**

- Modeling with Quadratic Functions Day One

**Tuesday, December 12**

- Modeling with Quadratic Functions Day Two

**Thursday, December 14 - FOLLOWING SEMESTER EXAMS**

- Graphing Activity

**ROTATION 11****Wednesday, January 3**

**WEATHER DAY - School Closed**

**Friday, January 5**

- SUBSTITUTE

**Monday, January 8**

- SUBSTITUTE

**Tuesday, January 9**

- Review of Properties of Exponents

**ALT Thursday, January 11**

**QUIZ - Properties of Exponents**- Section 5.1 - nth Roots and Rational Exponents

**Tuesday, January 16**

- Section 5.2 - Operations with and Simplifying Rational Exponents and Radicals

**JR DAY Wednesday, January 17**

- Study Period

**ROTATION 12****Thursday, January 18**

- Section 5.3 - Graphing Radical Functions

**Monday, January 22**

- TEST #7 REVIEW (Sections 5.1 to 5.3 - Properties of Exponents, Rational Exponents, and Radical Functions)

**Tuesday, January 23**

**TEST #7 (Sections 5.1 to 5.3 - Properties of Exponents, Rational Exponents, and Radical Functions)**

**Wednesday, January 24**

- Section 5.4 - Solving Radical Equations

**Friday, January 26**

- Section 5.5 - Function Operations: Addition/Subtraction, Multiplication/Division, Composition

**ALT Monday, January 29**

- Section 5.6 - Inverse of a Function; Vertical and Horizontal Line Tests, One-to-One Function; Graphing Inverses, Line of Identity; Verifying Inverses

**ROTATION 13****Wednesday, January 31**

- Work on Test #8 Test Review Worksheet

**Friday, February 2**

- TEST #8 REVIEW (Sections 5.4 to 5.6 - Solving Radical Equations and Function Operations)

**Monday, February 5**

**TEST #8 (Sections 5.4 to 5.6 -****Solving Radical Equations and Function Operations****)**

**Tuesday, February 6**

- Section 6.3 - Logarithms; Evaluating Simple Logs; Inverse Properties; Natural Log and Base e

**Thursday, February 8**

- Section 6.5 - Properties of Logs; Product, Quotient, and Power; Expanding and Condensing

**ROTATION 14****Friday, February 9**

**QUIZ - Logarithmic Form and Evaluating Simple Logs**

- Finish Section 6.5 - Change-of-Base Formula

**Tuesday, February 13**

- Section 6.6 - Solving Exponential and Logarithmic Equations

**Wednesday, February 14**

- Sections 6.1, 6.3, 6.4 - Graphing and Transforming Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

**Thursday, February 15**

- TEST #9 REVIEW (Sections 6.1 to 6.6 - Exponential and Logarithmic Functions)

**Wednesday, February 21**

**TEST #9 (****Sections 6.1****to 6.6 - Exponential and Logarithmic Functions****)**

**ALT Thursday, February 22**

- Section 6.1 - Exponential Growth and Decay; Simple vs. Compound Interest; Continuously-Compounded Interest

**ROTATION 15****Monday, February 26**

- Section 7.2 - Graphing Rational Functions: Horizontal/Vertical/Slant Asymptotes; x- and y-Intercepts

**Wednesday, February 28**

- Section 7.2 (continued) - More Practice with Graphing Rational Functions

**Thursday, March 1**

- Section 7.3 - Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions

**Friday, March 2**

- Review Section 7.3; Study Period

**Tuesday, March 6**

- Section 7.4 - Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions; Complex Fractions

**ROTATION 16****Wednesday, March 7**

- Section 7.5 - Solving Rational Equations

**Friday, March 9**

- Complete Unit 10 Test Review Worksheet

**Monday, March 12**

- TEST #10 REVIEW (Sections 7.2 to 7.5 - Rational Functions and Expressions)

**Tuesday, March 13**

**TEST #10 (****Sections 7.2****to 7.5 - Rational Functions and Expressions****)**

**Thursday, March 15**

- Conic Sections 1: Circles - Standard and Conics Form of the Equation; Distance and Midpoint Formulas

**ROTATION 17****Monday, March 19**

- Conic Sections 2: Ellipses - Properties and Orientation; Axes, Vertices, and Foci; Standard and Conics Form of the Equation for Center at Origin and Center Not at Origin

**Wednesday, March 21**

- Conic Sections 3: Parabolas - Properties and Orientation; Directrix, Focus, Axis and Vertex; Standard and Conics Form of the Equation

**Thursday, March 22**

**QUIZ #11 (****Conic Sections Part One - OPEN NOTES****)**

**Friday, March 23**

- Review of Circles, Ellipses, and Parabolas

**Wednesday, April 4**

- Review of Open-Notes Quiz #11

**ROTATION 18****Thursday, April 5**

- Conic Sections 4: Hyperbolas - Properties and Orientation; Foci, Vertices, and Asymptotes; Transverse and Conjugate Axes; Standard and Conics Form of the Equation

**Monday, April 9**

- Equation Identification; Complete All Worksheet Problems

**Tuesday, April 10**

- TEST #11 REVIEW (Conic Sections)

**Wednesday, April 11**

**TEST #11 (****Conic Sections****)**

**Friday, April 13**

- Section 9.1 - Right Triangle Trigonometry; Special Right Triangles (45-45-90 and 30-60-90)

**ROTATION 19****Monday, April 16**

- Section 9.1 (continued) - Right Triangle Trigonometry with a Calculator; Solving Triangles

**Wednesday, April 18**

- SUBSTITUTE - Additional Right Triangle Problems

**Thursday, April 19**

- Quiz Review - Section 9.1

**QUIZ #12A (****Section 9.1 - Right Triangle Trigonometry****)******Modeling Right Triangle Trigonometry with Word Problems

**Friday, April 20**

- Section 9.2 - Angle Measurement; Standard Position and Terminal Side; Coterminal Angles; Radians and Conversions

**Tuesday, April 24**

- Section 9.2 (continued) - Unit Circle Angle Measurements in Radians; Coterminal Angles in Radians

**ROTATION 20****Wednesday, April 25**

**QUIZ #12B (****Section 9.2 - Unit Circle Angles****)**- Section 9.3 - Trigonometric Functions of Standard Unit Circle Angles

**Friday, April 27**

- Section 9.3 (continued) - Trigonometric Functions of Any Angle; Reference Angles; Inverse Trig Problems

**Monday, April 30**

- Complete and Review Trigonometry Unit

**Tuesday, May 1**

- TEST #12 REVIEW (Sections 9.1 to 9.3 - Trigonometry)

**Thursday, May 3**

**TEST #12 (****Sections 9.1****to 9.3 - Trigonometry****)**

**ROTATION 21****Friday, May 4**

- Flag Pole Height Activity

**Tuesday, May 8**

- Graphing: y = sin x y = cos x y = tan x ; Finding Period

**Wednesday, May 9**

- Graphing: y = csc x y = sec x y = cot x ; Finding Period

**Thursday, May 10**

- Transformation of Trigonometric Function Graphs: Vertical Stretch and Shrink (Amplitude); Vertical Translation Up and Down; Reflection; Period, Max, and Min

**Monday, May 14**

- Work on Test Review Worksheet

**ROTATION 22****Tuesday, May 15**

- TEST #13 REVIEW (Sections 9.4 to 9.5 - Graphing Trigonometric Functions)

**Thursday, May 17**

**TEST #13 (Sections 9.4 to 9.5 - Graphing Trigonometric Functions)**

**FINAL EXAM REVIEW!**

Final Exam - Thursday, May 31, at 8:30 a.m. in McGehee Auditorium

Final Exam - Thursday, May 31, at 8:30 a.m. in McGehee Auditorium