** Applied Mathematics for Electronics Engineering Technology **** (201-943-DW) Section 1 **

Dawson College, Fall 2012

Taught by Emilie Richer

Emilie Richer's Schedule Fall 2012

**FINAL EXAM INFORMATION**

DATE, TIME, LOCATION

- Date of Final Exam: Friday December 14th 2012

- Time of Final Exam: 9:30am - 12:30pm

- Location of Final Exam: Gym

PREVIOUS FINAL EXAMS

EXAM OFFICE HOURS

- 1:00 - 3:00pm, Tuesday December 11th, Room 8A.11

- 1:00 - 5:00pm, Thursday December 13th, Room 8A.11

- Feel free to contact me by e-mail if you have any questions

** CLASS SCHEDULE **

Mondays 8:30am-10:00am ROOM 4.A.4

Wednesdays 8:30am-10:00am ROOM 4.A.4

Fridays 12:00pm - 2:00pm ROOM 5.A.12** OFFICE HOURS **

E-mail me to schedule an appointment OR pop by room 8.A.11 where I spend most of my time. If I'm not in a meeting then I can help you!

**SUMMARY OF COURSE CONTENT**

In this section I summarize what we have covered in the class and I suggest exercises for practice. You should be trying a selection of these exercises including the higher numbers which are more difficult.

(WEEK 1 - August 22nd)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Presentation of Course Outline
- Order of Operations
- Exponents

(WEEK 2 - August 27th)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Exponents
- Roots and radicals
- Fractional exponents
- Algebraic expressions

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 1.2 #5 to 36 (order of operations)
- Section 1.4 #5 to 60 (exponents)
- Section 1.6 #5 to 36 (roots and radicals)
- Section 11.2 #5 to 60(fractional exponents)
- Section 1.7 #5 to 46 (addition of subtraction of algebraic expressions)
- Section 1.8 #5 to 58 (multiplication of algebraic expressions)
- Section 1.9 #5 to 24 (division of algebraic expressions)
- Section 1.10 #5 to 32 (solving equations)

(WEEK 3 - September 5th)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Factoring

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 6.2 #5 to 58 (common factor and difference of squares)
- Section 6.3 #7 to 68 (factoring trinomials)
- Section 6.4 #3 to 26 (sum and difference of cubes)

(WEEK 4 - September 10th)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Solving quadratic equations by factoring
- Using the quadratic formula
- The graph of the quadratic function

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 7.1 #9 to 38 (quadratic equations; solutions by factoring)
- Section 7.3 #5 to 36 (the quadratic formula)
- Section 7.4 #3 to 16(the graph of the quadratic function)

(WEEK 5 - September 17th)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Systems of equations
- Word problems

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 5.4 #29-40
- Section 5.5 #3-18
- Section 1.12 #5-32

(WEEK 6 - September 24th)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Equations involving fractions
- Review for Test 1

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 6.7 #5-46
- Section 6.8 #5-32
- Assignment 1 (see below)

(WEEK 7 - October 1st)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Introduction to functions
- Domain of a function
- Lines

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 3.1 #13-44
- Section 3.2 #13-20

(WEEK 8 - October 8th)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Lines
- Piece-wise defined functions
- Graphs of square root functions

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 5.2 #5-36
- Section 3.4 #33, 34, 57

(WEEK 9 - October 15th)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Exponential functions
- Logarithmic functions
- Properties of logarithms

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 13.1 #3-30
- Section 13.2 #5-50

(WEEK 10 - October 22nd)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Exponential functions
- Logarithmic functions
- Properties of logarithms
- Logarithms to the base 10
- Natural logarithms
- Change of base formula

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 13.3 #9-56
- Section 13.4 #21-24
- Section 13.5 #3-47

(WEEK 11 - October 29th)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Exponential and logarithmic equations

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 13.6 #3-30, 39-43

(WEEK 12 - November 5th)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Radian measurement
- Trigonometric functions
- Special triangles

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 8.3 #5-50
- Section 8.1 #3-40
- Section 4.1 #21-28, 37-52
- Section 4.2 #3-34

(WEEK 13 - November 12th)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Special triangles
- Solving trigonometric equations
- Trigonometric word problems
- Applications of radian measurement

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 8.2 #5-44
- Section 8.4 #5-16, 22, 23, 24, 27, 32, 52
- Review Chapter 4 #63, 64, 66-75
- Review Chapter 20 #65-68

(WEEK 14 - November 19th)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Introduction to complex numbers

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 12.1 #5-60
- Section 12.2 #5- 44

(WEEK 15 - November 26th)

MATERIAL COVERED:

- Rectangular form of complex number
- Polar form of complex number
- Exponential form of complex number
- Powers and roots of complex numbers

SUGGESTED PRACTICE EXERCISES:

- Section 8.4 #5-16, 22, 23, 24, 27, 32, 52
- Review Chapter 4 #63, 64, 66-75
- Review Chapter 20 #65-68

**ASSIGNMENTS**

ASSIGNMENT 3 (due on December 5th):

Chapter 4 Review #72, 74

Chapter 20 Review #65, 66, 67, 69

Chapter 12 Review #26, 32, 44, 66, 76, 80

9th EDITION:

Chapter 4 Review # 82, 84

Chapter 20 Review #65, 66, 67, 69

Chapter 12 Review #26, 32, 44, 66, 76, 80

ASSIGNMENT 2 (due on November 2nd, 12:00pm sharp):

Section 3.2 p.87 #6, 8, 10, 12, 18-22

Section 3.4 p.95 #33, 34

Chapter 3 Review p.105 #11, 12

Chapter 5 Review p.169 #10, 11

Section 13.1 p.364 #14, 15

Section 13.2 p.369 #32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 46, 47

Section 13.3 p.373 #22, 24, 26, 28, 46, 48, 50, 52

Section 13.4 p.376 #22, 23

Section 13.6 p.383 #4, 8, 10, 14, 20, 24, 25, 28

Section 3.2 p.88 #6, 8, 10, 12, 18-22

Section 3.4 p.97 #33, 34

Chapter 3 Review p.107 #11, 12

Chapter 5 Review p.172 #10, 11

Section 13.1 p.372 #14, 15

Section 13.2 p.377 #32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 46, 47

Section 13.3 p.381 #22, 24, 26, 28, 46, 48, 50, 52

Section 13.4 p.384 #22, 23

Section 13.6 p.391 #4, 8, 10, 14, 20, 24, 25, 28

ASSIGNMENT 1 (due on September 28th, 12:00pm sharp):

Section 1.6 p.26: #5-36* ODD numbers ONLY

Section 1.7 p.29-30: #10, 20, 28, 30, 32, 40

Section 1.8 p.32: #10, 18, 38, 53, 55

Section 1.9 p.35: #18, 22, 23, 24

Section 1.10 p.39: #12-26* ODD numbers ONLY & 37, 38

Section 11.2 p.325-326:#39-45

Chapter 6 Review p.213: #14, 18, 22, 26, 28, 30, 32, 38, 40

Chapter 7 Review p.233: #26, 28, 30, 32, 34, 46, 48

Chapter 5 Review p.172: #22, 24, 50, 74, 77, 86

Section 1.12 p.45: #14, 17, 24, 28

Section 1.6 p.26: #5-36* ODD numbers ONLY

Section 1.7 p.29-30: #10, 20, 28, 30, 32, 40

Section 1.8 p.32: #10, 16, 31, 45, 47

Section 1.9 p.35: #18, 21, 22, 24

Section 1.10 p.39: #12-26* ODD numbers ONLY & 37, 38

Section 11.2 p.320: #39-45

Chapter 6 Review p.209: #14, 18, 22, 26, 28, 30, 32, 38, 40

Chapter 7 Review p.229: #26, 28, 30, 32, 34, 46, 48

Chapter 5 Review p. 169-170: #22, 24, 50, 74, 79, 88

Section 1.12 p.45: #14, 17, 24, 28

**DOWNLOADABLE STUFF**

General Course Outline

Teacher's Supplement to Course Outline

Solutions (In-class Assignment 1 - Exponents)

Solutions (In-class Assignment 2 - Algebra & Factoring)

Solutions (In-class Assignment 3 - Systems of Equations)

Solutions (In-class Assignment 4 - Word Problems)

Solutions (In-class Assignment 5 - Functions)

Solutions (In-class Assignment 8 - Radian measurement)

Solutions (In-class Assignment 9 - Trigonometric equations)

Solutions (Test 1)

Solutions (Test 2)

Solutions (Test 3)

Solutions (Take-Home Assignment 1)

Solutions (Take-Home Assignment 2)

Solutions (Take-Home Assignment 3)