TIPS FOR STUDYING FOR AN EXAM
1.
Start Early.
2.
Complete ALL assignments given for the material to be
covered on the exam.
3.
Review the concepts to be covered on the exam.
4.
Read over lecture notes and Chapter Highlights.
5.
Work appropriate review exe
Math 0310 Faculty Syllabus
Collin College Fall 2011
Course Number:
Math 0310
Section Numbers: C05 and C06
Course Title:
Intermediate Algebra
Course Description: Study of exponents, functions, radical expressions and equations, quadratic equations
and func
MATH 0310 Review for Final Exam
1. For the graph:
5
y
4
a. state the coordinates of
the y- intercept
1a _
3
2
1
b. state the slope
5 4 3 2 1
1
c. write the equation of the
line
1b_
_
x
1
2
3
4
5
1c_
2
1d_
_
3
d. find the domain
4
5
e. find the range
1e_
2
Math 0310 Homework Exercise Supplement
Sect. 13.1: Midpoint and Distance Formulas
The midpoint of a segment is the point that divides the segment into two congruent pieces. The
x1 + x2 y1 + y2
,
2
2
To find the midpoint of the segment joining, ( x1 , y1
Math 0310
SECTION 3.6: FUNCTIONS AND GRAPHING
Identify the domain and range of each relation and determine whether it is a function.
1)
Day
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
High Temperature
51
44
45
31
30
2)
Olympic Site
Lake Placid
Year
1980
1932
Math 0310 Homework Exercise Supplement
Sect. 3.5: Finding an Equation from a Table of Values
For problems 1 5, find an equation for the line described in the table of values.
1.
2.
4.
3.
5.
X
Y
-3
-3
-3
-3
-3
-3
-3
-2
0
2
4
6
8
10
Answers to Math 0310 Hom
MATH 0310 Supplement - LAB QUIZ 10
Solve:
2) Solve for y: 2 x 3 y = 12
1) x 2 = 9 x
3) x +
4
= 5
x
5) Solve for a1 : S =
4) 3x 2 ( 4 x 5) < 2 ( x + 1)
a1 an r
1 r
2 x + y = 6
6)
3 x + 4 y = 4
2 x 3 = y
7)
y 2x = 1
8)
9) x( x + 5) = 4
10)
11) 4 x 2 + 9
MANAGING YOUR TIME
1.
List your commitments for the semesterwork, classes, study
and homework, family, etc.
2.
Estimate the time needed for each of these commitments.
3.
Create a schedule grid for each hour of each day of the week.
4.
Fill in the schedule
HOW TO USE THE TEXTBOOK
1.
Understand the Textbook Organization
Each Chapter has Sections
Each Section has Examples
Each Example is followed by Practice Exercises (for
students to try with answers in the back of the book)
Sections end with a Vocabular
GENERAL TIPS FOR SUCCESS IN MATHEMATICS
Success in any mathematics course requires adequate skills from lower level
mathematics courses. Be honest with yourself. If it has been a while since your last
mathematics class and/or if you feel uncertain about m
FALL 2011 STUDY SKILLS SEMINARS
COLLIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT
All seminars are free! No appointment or registration is necessary.
Seminars are recommended for high school and college students.
Call (972) 881-5720 for more information.
Seminar S
Basic Calculator Keystroke Guide
Words in BOLD are calculator keys
6/20/07
TI-83+/83/84+/84
MODE
All values down the left-hand side should
be highlighted.
To return to the 'home' screen at any time
2nd
MODE
BASIC SETUP
To enter a rational expression
To ra
Basic Calculator Keystroke Guide For the TI-86 ONLY
Words in BOLD are calculator keys
Revised 9/21/07
2nd
MORE
BASIC SETUP
TI-86
All values down the left-hand side should be highlighted. To return to the 'home' screen
at any time
2nd
EXIT Setting up custo
To find the Vertex using a graphing calculator:
1.
Enter
y1 =
(right side of the equation).
2.
ZOOM
3.
2nd
4.
3
5.
Cursor for left bound
ENTER
6.
Cursor for right bound
ENTER
7.
Guess?
8.
Minimum or Maximum:
9.
Round x value.
10.
To confirm x rounded valu
Find the Vertex Using a Graphing Calculator
1. f (x) = x 2 + 4x+ 5
2. f (x) = x 2 + 2x 5
3. f (x) = x 2 10x + 21
4. h(x) = 2x 2 +16x + 23
5. f (x) = x 2 + 2x + 5
6. g(x) = x 2 + 3x 10
7. h(x) = x 2 + 7x
8. f (x) = x 2 + 2x 5
9. f (x) = 5x 2 x +1
10. f (x)