Today we did some problem solving with completing the square. All students were present. Assigned practice was p. 273 #12, 14, 15, 16abc, 20, 21.
Today we learned about completing the square. Assigned homework was p. 270 #2, 3, 7. The note is posted below.
Today we worked on an assignment (posted below). We then finished yesterday's practice (p. 311 #1, 3-6, 10).
Today we learned how to solve quadratic equations using the quadratic formula. All students were present. Assigned practice was p. 300 #1, 2.
Today we reviewed for our factoring test tomorrow. We did a test tune-up (solutions posted below). Then we worked on yesterday's review.
Today we got reviewing for our factoring test on Wednesday. The review materials are posted below.
Today we learned another shortcut to factoring... perfect square trinomial factoring. The scanned note is posted below. Homework is on the handout. We will be having our test on Wednesday of next week.
Today we learned about difference of squares factoring. The scanned note is posted below. Homework is at the bottom of the scanned note.
Today we did a summary of the types of factoring we've learned so far. We then had time to work on yesterday's practice (complex trinomial factoring).