Time Management of Algebra Study
TIME MANAGEMENT:
average study time for that material and homework.
The Student’s Solutions Manual is an excellent resource that contains
stepbystep solutions to the oddnumbered exercises.
Class  Day  Date  The Lecture/Classwork Will Cover Some Of These Problems 
Lecture  HOMEWORK DUE 
1  T  5/12  Fill out page 8sections: Instructor and the Information of two students Exercise Set C (p. 601): 1 29 (every other odd), 3339 (every other odd) Sect. 1.4 (pp. 3739): 9,11,15, 1979, 89, 93 (every other odd) Sect. 1.2 (pp. 1819): 1135 (every other odd), 85 87 (every other odd), plus examples on the identity and inverse properties of addition and multiplication (pages 2324, 41, summary on page 74) 
Appendix C (pp. 598 602) Set Theory Sect. 1.4 (pp. 3039) Real Numbers Inequalities Absolute Value Sect. 1.2 (pp. 1319) Terms Properties of Real Numbers: Commutative, Associative, Identity, Inverse, Distributive 
The syllabus will be distributed; students will
read it at home, and the instructor will discuss its content at the next meeting. 
2  TH  5/14  Discuss Syllabus Review Homework Sect. 1.5 (pp. 4446): 1583 (every other odd) Sect. 1.6 (pp. 5153): 19 139 (every other odd) Sect. 1.7 (pp. 6062): 1179, 80, 89129 (every other odd) Last day to add/drop a course is May 18. 
Sect. 1.51.7 (pp. 39 62) Operations on Real Numbers Combining Like Terms 
Read syllabus Drill Exercises: Exercise Set C (p. 601): 129 (every other odd), 3339 (every other odd) Sect. 1.4 (pp. 3739): 9,11,15, 1979 (every other odd), 89, 93 Sect. 1.2 (pp. 1819): 1135 (every other odd), 8587 (every other odd), plus examples on the identity and inverse properties of addition and multiplication (pages 2324, 41, summary on page 74) No calculators allowed. Time management: 4 hrs. NOTE: Drill Exercises are not collected. However, you must complete them in order to succeed. You may find the answers to all the Drill Exercises in the back of the book. Visit our ACF 94 OnLine website for Drills OnLine segments. 
3  T  5/19  Review Homework Sect. 1.8 (pp. 7071): 369 (every other odd) Sect. 1.1 (pp. 911): 177 (every other odd) Miniquiz 1 (covering the homework from sections 1.21.7, and Set C on page 598) 
Sect. 1.8 (pp. 6373) Exponential Notation
Order of Operations Sect. 1.1 (pp. 212) Algebraic Expressions Evaluating Expressions Translating Word Sentences 
Drill Exercises: Sect. 1.5 (pp. 4446): 1583 (every other odd) 9399 (every odd) Sect. 1.6 (pp. 5153): 19139 (every other odd) Sect. 1.7 (pp. 6062): 1179 (every other odd), 91129 (every other odd) No calculators allowed Time management: 2 hrs. To be collected: HOMEWORK 1 time management: 1.5 hrs. NOTE: you are strongly encouraged to attend workshops to get help with the homework collected in class. 
4  TH  5/21  Review Homework Sect. 4.2 (p. 240242): 967 (every other odd) Sect. 4.3 (pp. 250252): 1 53 (every other odd) Miniquiz 2 (covering the homework that was due today) 
Sect. 4.2 (pp. 235 244) Sect. 4.3 (pp. 244 252) Types of Polynomials Operations with Polynomials Degree and Coefficients 
Drill Exercises: Translation Homework Handout 1 Sect. 1.1 (pp. 911): 177 (every other odd) Sect. 1.8 (pp. 7071): 369 (every other odd), 7997 (every other odd), 105, 107, 115 No calculators allowed Time management: 3 hrs To be collected: HOMEWORK 2 Time management: 1.5 hrs 
5  T  5/26  Review Homework Sect. 4.6 (pp. 274277): 25 43 (every other odd) Sect. 4.1 (pp. 232234): 9 85 (every other odd) 
Sect. 4.6 (pp. 270 277) Polynomials in Several Variables: Evaluation, Terms and Degree, Addition and Subtraction (NO multiplication) Sect. 4.1 (pp. 226 234) Properties of Exponents 
Drill Exercises: Sect. 4.2 (p. 240242): 967 (every other odd), 6975 (every odd), 79, 81 Sect. 4.3 (pp. 250252): 153 (every other odd) Translation Homework Handout 2: all the problems No calculators allowed Time management: 4 hrs. 
6  TH  5/28  Review Homework Sect. 4.8 (pp. 291293): 1 121 (every other odd) Sect. 4.4 (pp. 258260): 5 49 (every other odd), 5769 (every other odd) Miniquiz 3 (covering the homework that was due today) 
Sect. 4.8 (pp. 284 293) Negative Exponents Scientific Notation Sect. 4.4 (pp. 253 260) Multiplication of Polynomials 
To be collected: HOMEWORK 3 To be collected: HOMEWORK 4 Time management: 4 hrs 
7  T  6/2  Review Homework Chapter Test 1 (p. 78): all the problems Miniquiz 4 (covering the homework that was due today) 
REVIEW DAY  HOMEWORK 5 (not collected: to be reviewed
in class) No calculators allowed Time management: 3 hrs. NOTE: These review problems will help you to practice for Test 1 
8  TH  6/4  Review Chapter 1 (pp. 178) Review Exercise Set C (pp. 598602) 20 minutes TEST 1 (pp. 178, 598 602) (1 hr. 25 min.) This test doesn’t allow the use of a calculator. After this test, calculators will be allowed (unless indicated otherwise). 
BEST WAY TO PREPARE FOR THIS TEST: Finish all the homework assigned for Chapter 1 and Exercise Set C (p. 601) Review Exercises (pp. 7477): all the problems Review Homeworks 15 and Miniquizzes 14 No calculators allowed Time management: 5 hrs 

9  T  6/9  Review Homework Sect. 4.5 (pp. 267270): 5 85 (every other odd) Sect. 4.6 (p. 276): 4573 (every other odd) Sect. 4.7 (p. 283284) ): 1 37 (every other odd) 
Sect. 4.5 (pp. 261 270) Special Products Sect. 4.6 (pp. 270 278) Multiplication of Polynomials in Several Variables Sect. 4.7 (pp. 279 284) Division of Polynomials 
Drill Exercises: Sect. 4.6 (pp. 274277): 2543 (every other odd) Sect. 4.1 (pp. 232234): 985 (every other odd), 87, 105, 107, 111, 113, 115 Sect. 4.4 (pp. 258260): 549 (every other odd), 5769 (every other odd), 89 Time management: 4 hrs. 
10  TH  6/11  Review Homework Sect. 5.1 (p. 307): 1539 (every other odd) Sect. 5.2 (p. 314): 761 (every other odd) 
Sect. 5.15.2 (pp. 300316) Factoring Polynomials 
Drill Exercises: Sect. 4.8 (pp. 291293): 1121 (every other odd), 137149 (every odd) Sect. 4.5 (pp. 267270): 595 (every other odd), 113, 115, 117 Sect. 4.6 (p. 276): 4573 (every other odd) Sect. 4.7 (p. 283284) ): 137 (every other odd), 45 Time management: 4 hrs As of this homework, calculators will be allowed (unless indicated otherwise). 
11  T  6/16  Review Homework Sect. 5.1 (p. 307): 4161 (every other odd) Sect. 5.3 (pp. 324326): 5 77 (every other odd), Sect. 5.4 (pp. 332333): 19 91 (every other odd) Miniquiz 5 (covering the homework that was due today) 
Sect. 5.35.4 (pp. 317333) (Factor by Grouping Continuing with Factoring Polynomials) 
Drill Exercises: Sect. 5.1 (p. 307): 1539 (every other odd) Sect. 5.2 (pp. 314315): 761 (every other odd), 79, 81 Time management: 2 hrs. _______________________________ To be collected: HOMEWORK 6 Time management: 2 hrs 
12  TH  6/18  Review Homework Sect. 5.5 (pp. 338339): 5 75 (every other odd) Appendix A (p. 593): 129 (every other odd) Sect. 5.6 (pp. 345347): 5 57 (every other odd) Sect. 5.7 (p. 354): 113 (every other odd) 
Sect. 5.55.7 (pp. 334358) Appendix A (pp. 591 593) (Continuing with Factoring Polynomials) Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring Pythagorean Theorem 
Drill Exercises: ____________________________ Sect. 5.1 (p. 307): 4161 (every other odd) Sect. 5.3 (pp. 324326): 577 (every other odd), 93, 97103 (every odd) Sect. 5.4 (pp. 332333): 1991 (every other odd), 103, 105, 111, 113, 115 Time management: 2.5 hrs _______________________________ To be collected: HOMEWORK 7 Time management: 1.5 hrs 