Printable Syllabus.


Amy Malone

Goal: To foster creative thinking and help every student achieve his/her highest potential in mathematics

 Equations, Inequalities, and Mathematical Modeling
 Functions and Their Graphs
 Polynomial Functions
 Rational Functions and Conics
 Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
 Trigonometry
 Systems of Equations and Inequalities
 Matrices and Determinants
 Sequences, Series, and Probability

Materials: (Bring to class every day)

 3 ring binder (suggested sections - notes, homework, quizzes/tests)
 Pencil(s) with eraser
 Paper (regular notebook paper and graph paper)
 Calculator (TI-84 graphing calculator is recommended)

Math Lab: Tuesday and Thursday 12:05-12:30 in room 306, Friday 12:35-1:00 in room 304
 Lab is limited to 5 students each day.
 The purpose of math lab is not to complete today’s homework assignment. Math lab is for extra help when a student is absent or behind.

o Will be assigned daily, checked at the beginning of the next class, and may be taken up for a grade
o In order to receive full credit, students must complete all assigned problems with any processes shown clearly and completely.
o Work turned in late will lose 1 point for each day late.
o Students will be given one extra day to turn in work for each day the student is absent.

o Will be given a full class period to complete (students will not be allowed more than 55 minutes to complete any test including makeups)
o Will always be given on Wednesday or Friday
o Must be taken in the testing lab on Monday, Wednesday, or Friday in room 305.
o Since students will be given a maximum of 55 minutes to complete a test, students should plan to report directly to the testing lab at 12:00 with their lunch. (Students may bring their lunch from home or purchase from the cafeteria.) Extended time will NOT be given, so plan accordingly.

Final Grade:
 1st semester grade
o 1st quarter – 40%
o 2nd quarter – 40%
o Semester exam – 20%
 2nd semester grade
o 1st quarter – 40%
o 2nd quarter - 40%
o Semester exam – 20%
 Final Grade
o 1st semester – 50%
o 2nd semester – 50%

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