Math 55 Calendar

# Math 55: Calendar of Events

August

M 15: course intro; order of operations; exponents

W 17: rounding & estimating; solving equations

M 22: whole number multiplication; whole number division (with remainders)

W 24: introduction to integers; order; integer addition; integer subtraction
Quiz: Order of Operations; Solving Equations

M 29: integer multiplication; integer division
Quiz: Whole # Multiplication; Whole # Division

W 31: distributive property; combining like terms
Quiz: Integer Addition & Subtraction; Integer Order w/Absolute Value

September

W 7: more about combining like terms; perimeter; solving linear equations
Quiz: Integer Multiplication & Division; Order of Operations; Solving Equations

M 12: multiples and divisibility; factor pairs; prime factorization
Quiz: Distributing & Combining Like Terms; Whole # Multiplication; Whole # Division; Integer Addition & Subtraction

W 14: fractions and fraction notation; simplifying (reducing) fractions
Quiz: Integer Order w/Absolute Value; Integer Multiplication & Division; Order of Operations; Solving Equations

M 19: multiplying fractions
Quiz: Factoring; Distributing & Combining Like Terms; Whole # Multiplication; Whole # Division

W 21: more multiplying fractions
Quiz: Reducing Fractions; Integer Order w/Absolute Value; Integer Multiplication & Division; Integer Addition & Subtraction

M 26: dividing fractions (§3.7); using reciprocals to solve equations (§3.8)
Quiz: Fraction Multiplication; Factoring; Distributing & Combining Like Terms

W 28: adding fractions (§4.2); least common multiple (§4.1)
Quiz: Reducing Fractions; Whole # Division; Order of Operations

October

M 3: subtracting fractions (§4.3); solving equations with fractions (§4.4)
Quiz: Fraction Division; Fraction Multiplication; Factoring

W 5: mixed numbers; converting between "improper" fractions and mixed numbers (§4.5); adding & subtracting mixed numbers (§4.6)
Quiz: Fraction Addition & Subtraction; Reducing Fractions; Distributing & Combining Like Terms

M 10: multiplying & dividing mixed numbers (§4.7); simplifying complex fractions (§4.8)
Quiz: Solving Equations with Fractions; Fraction Multiplication; Fraction Division

W 12: fraction review
Quiz: Mixed # Addition & Subtraction; Fraction Addition & Subtraction; Reducing Fractions

M 17: introduction to decimal fractions (§5.1); decimal addition & subtraction (§5.2)
Quiz: Solving Equations with Fractions; Fraction Division; Mixed # Multiplication & Division

W 19: decimal division (§5.4); converting fractions to decimals (§5.5)
Quiz: Mixed # Addition & Subtraction; Fraction Addition & Subtraction; Distributing & Combining Like Terms

M 24: decimal multiplication (§5.3); scientific notation (§10.3)
Quiz: Solving Equations with Fractions; Mixed # Multiplication & Division; Decimal Addition & Subtraction

W 26: solving equations with decimals (§5.7); applications (§5.8)
Quiz: Mixed # Addition & Subtraction; Decimal Division; Fraction—> Decimal

M 31: coordinate points on a plane (§6.3); graphing linear equations (§6.4)
Quiz: Decimal Multiplicaton; Scientific Notation; Mixed # Multiplication & Division; Decimal Addition & Subtraction

November

W 2: introduction to ratios (§7.1); rates and unit price (§7.2)
Quiz: no time (see next Monday)

M 7: solving proportions (§7.3)
Quiz: Decimal Division; Fraction—> Decimal; Solving Equations with Decimals; Graphing Linear Equations; Decimal Multiplication; Scientific Notation; Decimal Addition & Subtraction

W 9: ratio and proportion review
Quiz: Decimal Division; Fraction—> Decimal; Solving Equations with Decimals; Rates

M 14: applications of proportion (§§7.4-5)
Quiz: Graphing Linear Equations; Decimal Multiplication; Scientific Notation; Solving Proportions

W 16: percentages (§8.1); finding percentages of numbers (§8.2)
Quiz: Solving Equations with Decimals; Rates; Mixed # Multiplication & Division; Fraction—> Decimal

M 21: percentage of increase or decrease (§8.5); applications of percent (§8.4)
Quiz: Graphing Linear Equations; Solving Proportions; Similar Triangles

W 23: distance measurement and conversion (§9.1); area measurement and conversion (§9.2)
Quiz: Rates; Percentages; Solving Equations with Fractions

M 28: geometry?
Quiz: Solving Proportions; Similar Triangles; Solving Equations with Decimals

W 30: geometry?
Quiz: Percentages; Unit Conversion; ???

December

M 5: Review
Quiz: Similar Triangles; ???; ???

W 7: Review
Quiz: Percentages; Unit Conversion; ???

M 12: Final Exam
Quiz: Everything!

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