Math 051 - Intermediate Algebra

  Sec. 5, Centennial Hall 2211, 2:15-3:10 MTWH

Instructor: Dr. Jeff Baggett
Office: 1026 Cowley Hall
Phone: 785-8393
email: baggett.jeff@uwlax.edu

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  Final Exam: Friday 12/16 12:15-2:15 Cent. 2211, or Tuesday  12/20 2:30-4:30, Cent. 2211.  You must take the final at one of these times.
  Week 8
12/14 Review
12/13 Quiz 5 (Solutions)
12/12 9.6 and 9.7
Class Notes
  Week 7
12/8 9.4 and 9.5
Class Notes
12/7 Test 2 (Solutions)
12/6 Test 2 Review (worked problems)
Test 2 includes Chapter 7, 8.1-8.3, 9.1-9.3
Class Notes
12/5 class cancelled
  Week 6
12/1 9.2 Fractional Exponents and Radicals, 9.3 Simplifying Radicals
Class Notes
11/30 8.3 finished and 9.1 Radicals 
Class Notes
11/29 8.3 Absolute Value Inequalities
Quiz 4 (Solutions)
Class Notes
11/28 8.2 Complex/Compound Inequalities
Class Notes
Quiz 3 solutions
  Week 5
11/24 Thanksgiving
11/23 No Class (Friday Classes)
11/22 7.8 Proportions and Similar Triangles
8.1 Linear Inequalities
Class Notes
11/21 7.7 Applications of Rational Equations
Class Notes
  Week 4
11/17 7.6 Solving Rational Equations
Quiz 3
Class Notes
11/16 7.5 Complex Rational Expressions
Class Notes
11/15 7.3/7.4 Adding and subtracting rational expressions
Class Notes
11/14 Test 1 (Solutions)
  Week 3
11/10 7.1/7.2 Multiplying, dividing, and simplifying rational expressions
Class Notes
11/9 Review for Test 1 (next Monday)
11/8 4.4 Applications of linear systems
Class Notes
11/7 4.1/4.2 Solving linear systems of equations by graphing and substitution
Class Notes
  Week 2
11/3 6.8 Solving Quadratics - Applications
Quiz 2 (Solutions)
Class Notes (these are blank for now until I scan in the filled in ones, but they show what we did and have the homework problems listed.  Notes, the HW problems should be from 6.8, not from 5.7.)
11/2 6.4 Factor special quadratics.  6.7 Solving quadratic equations by factoring.
Class Notes
11/1 6.2-6.3 Factoring quadratics
Class Notes
10/31 6.1 The greatest common factor; factoring by grouping
solutions to quiz 1
Class Notes
  Week 1
10/27 Quiz 1 (Solutions)
10/26 5.7-5.8 special products and dividing polynomials
Class Notes (will post soon - forgot to scan these)
10/25 5.5-5.6 adding and multiplying polynomials
Class Notes
10/24 Syllabus,
5.1-5.4: exponents, scientific notation, polynomials
Class Notes