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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 Jan 14:

Monday, 1/14 - Day 6.1 Introduction to Sequences, notation
Tuesday, 1/15 - Day 6.2 Arithmetic sequences, day 1
Wednesday, 1/16 - Day 6.3 Arithmetic sequences, day 2
Thursday, 1/17 - Day 6.4 Geometric sequences, day 1
Friday, 1/18 - Day 6.5 Geometric sequences, day 2

Semester Final Exam is next week: Tuesday Jan 22 (2nd, 3rd, 4th), 
                                                             Wednesday Jan 23 (1st)

Last Week's Agenda

Monday, 1/7 - Day 5.7 Recap all transformations
Tuesday, 1/8 - Day 5.8 Review transformations
Wednesday, 1/9 - Day 5.9 Review transformations
Thursday, 1/10 - Day 5/10 Review transformations
Friday, 1/11 - Day 5.10 Unit 5 test on Transformations  

Homework/Classwork for the upcoming weeks 

Tuesday Jan 14 - Friday Jan 18
- Review packets for Semester Final Exam

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

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