Worked in the library on the Golden Ratio project. Groups of 4 were formed, finished product is due on Wednesday, April 17. We will have 2 more class days to work on this project, Monday 4/8 and Friday 4/12. Use your time wisely while in class so you can be sure to finish promptly.

Tesla "Mad Electricity"
1) Write a synopsis of Tesla's life and contribution to world in which we live.
2)After viewing the video and the documents of your choosing, what is your view of Tesla's legacy?

Monday, April 8

Big Idea: Know how operations with i are similar to operations with variables. Are simplifying radicals with imaginary numbers any different than positive radicands, or essentially the same?

Big Idea: Solving polynomial functions using graphing, synthetic division, and the quadratic formula (use prior knowledge from Unit 3). Simplify radicals with and without imaginary numbers.

Media Center- Finish up Golden Ratio Projects, due on Wednesday, April 17.

Monday, April 15 Solving Radicals Last Screen Cast for Unit 4
If you need more video or practice lessons with support, click UNIT 4 EXTRA HELP on the right and scroll down to the Solving Radicals section. Solving Radicals PPT

Wednesday, March 20Know how to simplify and perform operations with radicals both square and cube roots.Big Idea:Screen cast for Simplifying and Multiplying square and cube roots.

Simplifying Square Roots with answers

Adding/Subtracting Square Roots with answers

Multiplying/Distributing with answers (page 2)

Simplifying Radicals with answers

Thursday, March 21

Midterm Review Page, due TuesdayFriday, March 22

Worked in the library on the Golden Ratio project. Groups of 4 were formed, finished product is due on Wednesday, April 17. We will have 2 more class days to work on this project, Monday 4/8 and Friday 4/12. Use your time wisely while in class so you can be sure to finish promptly.Monday, March 25

Midterm in-class reviewTuesday, March 26Midterm Review Page, answers

MidtermWednesday, March 27Thursday, March 28Tesla "Mad Electricity"

1) Write a synopsis of Tesla's life and contribution to world in which we live.

2)After viewing the video and the documents of your choosing, what is your view of Tesla's legacy?

Monday, April 8Know how operations withBig Idea:iare similar to operations with variables. Are simplifying radicals with imaginary numbers any different than positive radicands, or essentially the same?Complex Numbers PowerPoint

Complex Numbers screen cast part 1

Complex Numbers screen cast part 2

Operations with Complex Numbers and answers

EXTRA HELP w/ Complex NumbersKhan Academy introductory type problems, concept of

iKhan Academy adding and subtracting complex numbers Practice

Khan Academy multiplying binomials with complex numbers Practice

Khan Academy dividing complex numbers using conjugates Practice

Tuesday, April 9Fractals Video

"Hunting the Hidden Dimension."While watching the video, respond to these questions.

Wednesday, April 10Thursday, April 11Formative ExamSolving polynomial functions using graphing, synthetic division, and the quadratic formula (use prior knowledge from Unit 3). Simplify radicals with and without imaginary numbers.Big Idea:Review these notes for Monday's classworkSimplifying Completely Quadratics and Other Polynomials w/complex numbers PowerPoint

Simplifying Completely Quadratics and Other Polynomials w/complex numbers screen cast

Optional Additional PracticeSolving Quadratics you can complete the square or use the quadratic formula

Using the Quadratic Formula

Media Center- Finish up Golden Ratio Projects, due on Wednesday, April 17.Friday, April 12Monday, April 15Solving Radicals Last Screen Cast for Unit 4

If you need more video or practice lessons with support, click UNIT 4 EXTRA HELP on the right and scroll down to the

Solving Radicalssection.Solving Radicals PPT

Review for Unit 4 TEST (Friday, April 19, 2013)UNIT 4 REVIEW PPT with practice problems from book

Wednesday/Thursday, April 17-18, 2013Unit 4 REVIEW worksheet

Unit 4 REVIEW worksheet page 1 answers

Unit 4 REVIEW worksheet page 2 answers

Friday, April 19Unit 4 Test