Math 106: Precalculus

Math 106: Precalculus

This class meets Tuesday and Thursday from 1:10 pm to 3:35 pm in room 3 of New Tech High School.

There are no official office hours; however, I am often in the Scientific Studies classroom at lunch on Tuesdays and Thursdays if you need help.


MIDTERM #1: Tuesday, September 21. It will cover chapters 1-3.

Midterm #1 Review Sheet (.rtf file)

MIDTERM #2: Tuesday, November 2. It will cover chapters 4-5.

Midterm #2 Review Sheet

MIDTERM #3: Thursday, December 2. It will cover chapter 11 and §12.1.

Midterm #3 Review Sheet

FINAL EXAM: Tuesday, December 14, 1:00-3:00. It will cover chapters 1-5 and 10-12.

Course Syllabus (.rtf file)

Instructions for graphing rational functions (.pdf file)

Other helpful links:

Wolfram Mathworld (huge encyclopedia of various mathematical topics; rather advanced, but useful)

CPM Skill Builders (helpful worksheets explaining core algebra topics)

Purple Math (a well-organized collection of well-written math lessons)

Math Mojo (an unorthodox and unconventional, but quite innovative, approach to learning arithmetic)

Mathman Tutoring (based in Napa)