Date  Materials  HW assignment 
Week 1  
01/29 
Welcome to the 1^{st} day of class!!! topic: 1.1 Review of Fractions Online resources: 1) Adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators, adding and subtracting mixed numbers: start with this video and go over other videos and guided practice (marked with the star)  you will see the menu on the left. 2) Multiplying fractions (video example) 3) Multiplying fractions (guided practice) 4) Multiplying fractions and whole numbers (video example) 5) Multiplying fractions and mixed numbers (video example) 6) Multiplying fractions and mixed numbers (guided practice) 7) Dividing fractions by fractions 1 (video example) 8) Dividing fractions by fractions 2 (video example) 9) Dividing fractions by fractions (guided exercise) 10) Simplifying fractions (guided practice) 11) LCD (bunch of videos, starting with this one) 12) Comparing fractions (start with this one and proceed further) 13) Adding and subtracting mixed number with unlike denominators: start with this video, then proceed further 14) Multiplying mixed numbers (video example) 15) Multiplying mixed numbers (guided practice) 
HW 01Review of Fractions (due date: Monday, 02/05) at WeBWork 
01/31 
topics:1.1 Review of Fractions (finishing up) 

02/02 lab 
introduction to WeBWorks and working on HW 01  
Week 2  
02/05  topic: 1.2 Addition and Subtraction of Real Numbers (covering subtraction) 1.3 Multiplying and Dividing Real Numbers Online resources: 1) Intro to negative numbers (video, 9:35 mins) 2) Intro to negative numbers (guided practice) 3) Adding/subtracting negative numbers (video, 9:15 mins) 4) Adding negative numbers example (video example) 5) Adding numbers with different signs (video example) 6) Adding negative numbers (guided practice) 7) Subtracting a negative = adding a positive (video, 1:32 mins) 8) Subtracting negative numbers (guided practice) 
HW 02Real NumbersIntroduction, HW 03Real NumbersAdding and Subtracting, (due date: Monday, 02/12) at WeBWorks HW 04Real NumbersMultiplying and Dividing (due date: Monday, 02/14) at WeBWorks 
02/07  topics: 1.4.11.4.2 (ignore radicals for now) Exponents and Radicals, and 2.1 Order of operations Online resources: 1) Multiplying positive & negative numbers (video, 5:43 mins) 2) Multiplying numbers with different signs (video example) 3) Dividing positive and negative numbers (video, 4:51) 4) Multiplying and dividing negative numbers (rules, video, 8:29 mins) 5) Multiplying & dividing negative numbers (guided practice) 6) Intro to order of operations (video, 9:39 mins) 7) Order of operations (video example) 8) Order of operations 2 (video example) 9) Order of operations (guided practice) 
HW 05Exponents and Order of Operations (due date: Wednesday, 02/14) at WeBWorks 
02/09 lab 
working on homeworks Sample Test 1 is available at WeBWorks 

Week 3 College is closed on Monday, February 12^{th} 

02/14 
topics: Sections 3.2.1 Transition to Algebra, 2.2 Evaluating algebraic expressions Online resources: 1) Writing basic expressions with variables (video example) 2) Writing basic expressions with variables (summary, not a video) 3) Writing basic expressions with variables (guided practice) 4) Writing expressions with variables (another bunch of video examples) 5) Writing expressions with variables (guided practice) 6) Writing expressions with variables & parentheses (video example) 
HW 06Transition to Algebra, HW 07Evaluating Algebraic Expressions (due date: Tuesday, 02/20) at WeBWorks 
02/16 lab 
working on homeworks  
Week 4 College is closed on Monday, February 19^{th}, Tuesday, February 20^{th} runs on Monday schedule. 

02/20 
topic: 3.1 Solving Linear Equations Online resource: There is a bunch of videos and practices for this here: Algebra I: one variable linear equations. 
HW09Solving Linear Equations (due date: Friday, 02/23) at WeBWorks 
02/21 
topics:
3.3 Literal Equations, 3.4 Linear Inequalities in One Variable Online resources: 1) one video example, then you can see Practice option in the left menu. 2) manipulating formulas (and more in the left menu) 3) Onevariable linear inequalities (a bunch of video examples and practice) All the material we covered so far will be on Test 1, which will be on Wednesday, 09/27 Pactice/review/sample test will be on Tuesday, 09/26 More information about Test 1 can be found in Tests and Final Exam 
HW 10Formulas, HW 13Solving Linear Inequalities (due date: Friday, 03/02) at WeBWorks 
02/23 lab 
working on Sample Test 1 and homeworks  
Week 5  
02/26 
Test 1 

02/28 
topics: Section 4.1 Linear equations in two variables Section 4.2 The cartesian coordinate system Online resources: 1) Twovariable linear equations intro (see also a bunch of other video examples and practice in the left menu) 2) Cartesian coordinate system 
HW 14Two Variable Equations HW 15The Cartisian Coordinate System, (due date: Wednesday, March 7th) 
03/02 lab 
working on homeworks  
Week 6  
03/05  topics: Section 4.3 Graphing linear equations, Section 4.4 The slope of a line (just starting) working on homeworks lecture slides: 4_3GraphingLinearEquations.pdf Online resources: 1) graphing video example 1 (pick a value for one variable, find another one) 2) graphing video example 2 (intercepts method) 3) graphing video example 3 (slopeintercept method) 
HW 16LinesGraphing (due date: Friday, March 9th) 
03/07 
topics: Section 4.4 The slope of a line (finishing up), Section 4.5 Equations of lines (starting) 
HW 17Lines  Slope (due date: Wednesday, March 14th) 
03/09 lab 
working on homeworks  
Week 7  
03/12  topics: Section 4.5 Equations of lines (finishing up), practice Lecture slides: MTH05_4_4Slope4_5ThePointSlopeForm.pdf working on homeworks 
HW 18LinesEquations, (due date: Friday, March 16th) 
03/14 
topics:
Section 4.7 Systems of linear equations (solving by graphing, by elimination and substitution methods) Here are some nice videos and interactive practice that cover today's material: Solving systems of linear equations by graphing: lecture (9 mins): https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebrasystems/corealgebrasystemstutorial/v/solvinglinearsystemsbygraphing practice: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebrasystems/corealgebrasystemstutorial/e/graphing_systems_of_equations Here are some nice videos and interactive practice that cover today's material: Solving systems of linear equations by elimination and substitution methods: lectures: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebrasystems/corealgebrasystemstutorial/v/solvinglinearsystemsbysubstitution (10 mins) , https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebrasystems/corealgebrasystemstutorial/v/solvingsystemsofequationsbyelimination(13 mins) https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebrasystems/corealgebrasystemstutorial/v/solvingsystemsofequationsbymultiplication (12 mins) practice: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebrasystems/corealgebrasystemstutorial/e/systems_of_equations 
HW 20Graphing Systems of Linear Equations HW 21Solving Systems of Linear Equations (due date: Wednesday, March 21st) 
03/16 lab 
working on homeworks  
Week 8  
03/19 
topic: Section 4.6 Graphing linear inequalities in two variables Here are some videos for refreshing your memory/review: Introduction to graphing linear inequalities in two variables (<=): https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebragraphinglinesslope/corealgebragraphinglinearinequalities/v/graphinginequalities Example 2 (<): https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebragraphinglinesslope/corealgebragraphinglinearinequalities/v/graphinglinearinequalitiesintwovariablesexample2 Example 3 (<): https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebragraphinglinesslope/corealgebragraphinglinearinequalities/v/graphinginequalities2 The Midterm Grade will be comprised of: Homeworks (118): 50% Tests 1 score: 50% 
HW 19Linear Inequalities in Two Variables (due date: Friday, March 23rd) 
03/21  preparing for Test 2  
03/23 lab 
working on homeworks and Sample Test 2 

Week 9 

03/26 
Test 2 

03/28  topic:
Section 5.1 Integer Exponents Online resources: 1) 5^3 (video), 2) 6*6*6*6*6*6*6*6 = 6^8 (video), 3) practice: intro to exponents, 4) (2)^3 and raising numbers to powers 1 and 0 
HW 22Positive Integer Exponents, HW 23Negative Integer Exponents (due date: Friday, 04/13) 
03/30 lab 
no class meeting Spring Break 

Week 10 Spring break 

04/09  topics: Section 5.2 An introduction to polynomials Section 5.3 Adding and Subtracting Polynomials, Section 5.4 Multiplying Polynomials 
HW 25PolynomialIntroduction, HW 26PolynomialsAdding Subtracting Multiplying Dividing (due date: Friday, 04/13) 
04/11 lab 
Wednesday runs on Friday schedule. We are meeting in CP 320 topics: Section 5.5 Division of polynomials by monomials Factoring polynomials: Section 5.6.1 The Greatest Common Factor Section 5.6.2 The Grouping Method Section 5.6.3 Special Products 
HW 27FactoringIntroduction HW 28FactoringSpecial Products (due date: Friday, 04/20) 
04/13 lab 
working on HW assignments 

Week 11  
04/16 
topics: Factoring polynomials Section 5.6.4  5.6.5 Factoring Trinomials Section 5.6.6 Summary 
HW 29FactoringTrinomials (due date: Friday, 04/20) 
04/18  topics: Section 5.7 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring Section 5.8 Solving Word Problems Using Quadratic Equations 
HW 30FactoringSolving Quadratic Equations (due date: Friday, 04/27) 
04/19 lab  working on homeworks  
Week 12  
04/23 
topics: Section 6.1 Roots and Radicals Here are the links to the Khan Academy, covering radicals: 1) https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/basicalgfoundations/algbasicsroots/v/introductiontosquareroots 2) https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrahome/algexpandlog/algsimplifyradicalexpressions/v/simplifyingsquareroots1 3) https://www.khanacademy.org/math/prealgebra/prealgebraexponentsradicals/prealgebracuberoot/v/introductiontocuberoots You will see on the left a list/menu of video lectures and practices (with hints and solutions). This covers Sections 6.1 and 6.2. In the second link, from the list/menu on the left, ignore "Worked example: rationalizing the denominator" and "Simplifying radical expressions (addition)" videos they are with variables. 
HW 31Radicals  Introduction, HW 32Radicals  Simplifying 
04/25  topics: Section 6.1 Roots and Radicals (Pythagorean Theorem and Distance Formula) Section 6.2 Operations on Radicals 
HW 33RadicalsOperations 
04/27 lab  working on homeworks, preparing to Test 3  
Week 13  
04/30  Test 3  
05/02  topics: Section 6.3 Complex Numbers Here are links to the videos and practices (with hints and solutions) from Khan Academy: 1) https://www.khanacademy.org/math/precalculus/imaginaryandcomplexnumbers/theimaginarynumbers/v/introductiontoiandimaginarynumbers 2) https://youtu.be/T647CGsuOVU 3) more coming 
Suggested for practice: HW 34ComplexNumbers 
05/04 lab 
working on homeworks 

Week 14  
05/07  topic: Section 7.1 Solving Quadratic Equations (completing the square and quadratic formula) 
Suggested for practice HW 35SolvingQuadratic Equations by Completing the Square, HW 36The Quadratic Formula HW 37Introduction to Parabolas 
05/08  topic: Section 7.2 Introduction to Parabolas slides: MTH05_7_2IntroductionToParabolas.pdf 

05/11 lab 
preparation for Test 4  
Week 15  
05/14 
Test 4 

05/16  Final Exam Practice  
05/17  Thursday runs on Wednesday Schedule Final Exam Practice 