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IB Math SL Year 1

Welcome to IB Math SL Year 1!

IB Math SL Year 1 provides students with a sound mathematical background to prepare for future studies in subjects such as chemistry, economics, psychology and business administration. Students will be introduced to important mathematical concepts through the development of mathematical techniques in a way that emphasizes subject comprehension rather than mathematical rigor.

We will cover the following chapters during the year

Chapter 1: Quadratics
Chapter 2: Functions review
Chapter 3: Exponentials 
Chapter 4: Logarithms
Chapter 5: Transformations
Chapter 6: Sequences & Series
Chapter 7: The Binomial Expansion
Chapter 8: Trigonometry (Radian measures)
Chapter 9: Non-right angle Trigonometry
Chapter 10: Trig Functions
Chapter 11: Trig Equations and Identities
Chapter 12: Vectors
Chapter 13: Vector Applications

You can click here to see the class syllabus.  

Agenda for Week of March 18:

Monday, 3/18 - Day 9.4 Law of Sines (9.C)
Tuesday, 3/19 - Day 9.5 Apply trig properties
Wednesday, 3/20 - Day 9.6 Apply trig properties
Thursday, 3/21 - Day 9.7 Review unit
Friday, 3/22 -  Day 9.8 Unit 9 test

Last Week's Agenda

Monday, 3/11 - Day 8.10 Review unit 8
Tuesday, 3/12 - Day 8.11 Unit 8 summative test 
Wednesday, 3/13 - Day 9.1 Area of non-right triangles (9.A)
Thursday, 3/14 - Day 9.2 Law of Cosines (9.B)
Friday, 3/15 - Day 9.3 Law of Sines (9.C)

Homework/Classwork for the upcoming weeks 

Tuesday, March 19
- HW #9.C, page 221: 1ab, 2ab  and page 223: 1, 2ab, 3, 5
Wednesday, March 20
- HW #9.D, complete problems on handout from class
Friday, March 22
- Study for the unit test on chapter 9

All older homework can be found by clicking here or clicking on the Homework link on the sidebar.

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