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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 May 20:

Monday, 5/20 - Day 12.10 - Parallel vectors (12I)
Tuesday, 5/21 - Day 12.11 - Vector multiplication: Dot Product (12J)
Wednesday, 5/22 - Day 12.12 - Finish Dot Product & Review unit 12
Thursday, 5/23 - Day 12.13 - Review unit 12
Friday, 5/24 - Day 12.14 - Unit 12 test

Last Week's Agenda

Monday, 5/13 - Day 12.5 - Operations of plane vectors (12E)
Tuesday, 5/14 - Day 12.6 - Vectors between 2 points(12F)
Wednesday, 5/15 - Day 12.7 - Quiz on 12A to 12D, then Vectors in space (12G)
Thursday, 5/16 - Day 12.8 - Operations of vectors in space (12G)
Friday, 5/17 - Day 12.9 - Operations of vectors in space (12H)

Homework/Classwork for the upcoming weeks 

Monday, May 20
- HW 12.H, page 302: 1abcd, 2ab, 3, 4ab, 6, 9b, 10ab, 15ac
Tuesday, May 21
- HW 12.I, page 306: 1,2, 5, ,6, 7, 8, 10
Wednesday, May 22
- HW 12.J, page 310: TBD
Friday, May 24
- Study for Unit 12 test
 

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

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