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  • General

    Advanced Algebra 2

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  • Topic 1

    Homework Assignments

    Homework is assigned almost every night.  Check the appropriate block for your homework assignment.

    • Ch 11 Polynomials

      Polynomials

      UQ:  What is the purpose of finding the roots of a function?  HOw are polynomials classified and transformed and why are we interested in their x-intercepts?

      11-1 and 11-2  What is a root or zero of a function?   How do you use the remainder and factor theorems?  p. 483 13 - 18 all (day 1)

          p. 483 2-4 use remainder theorem, 4-8 synthetic division, 10 long division (day 2)

      11-3 How can you determine information about the roots of polynomials?

          p. 495 2-16 evens (omit 10), 24-32 evens omit 30, 40, 42

      11-4 and 11-5 What is a rational root?  What is Descartes Rule of Signs?   p. 503 2-20 evens Use Descartes; Rule of Signs  and p. 499 2 - 12 evens find all possible rational roots or prove none exist.

      11-6 How do you graph a higher order polynomial function?    p. 507 7, 9, 12, 15