Math 150 Functions, Trigonometry, and Linear Systems (Precalculus)

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**Prof Sherry's Fall 2015
Office Hours in Blocker 209: Mondays 2:30 – 4:30 pm, Wednesdays 2:30 - 4:30pm**

- Getting Started (Self-Test)- (c) Sherry L Scarborough Session (ENDED)
- Trig Readiness I (Self-Test) (c) Sherry L Scarborough Session (ENDED)
- Chapter 1 (Self-Test) (c) Sherry L Scarborough Session (ENDED)
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- Exam I Review - Chapters 1-2 (Self-Test) (c) Sherry L Scarborough Session (ENDED)
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**Math 150 Fall 2015 Math 150 Class Schedule **

**Math 150 Functions, Trigonometry, and Linear Systems (PreCalculus)**TA Zhidong Zhang

Sections 501-506 MWF 10:20 - 11:10 Blocker 169**Math 150 Functions, Trigonometry, and Linear Systems (PreCalculus)**TA Li Ying

Sections 507-512 MWF 11:30 - 12:20 Blocker 169

**Math 150 Fall 2015 Regular Exam
Schedule **

Math 150 ODD Section numbers: Sept 22, Sept 23, Oct 20, Oct 21, Nov 17, Nov 18

Math 150 EVEN Section numbers: Sept 23, Sept 24, Oct 21, Oct 22, Nov 18, Nov 19

Exam supplies: Texas A&M Student ID, #2 pencil, eraser, and standard Aggie scantron (lab and final exams)

**Comprehensive Final Exam Schedule Fall 2015 **

Math 150 Sections 501 - 506 Tuesday December 15 at 8 - 10am in Blocker 169

Math 150 Sections 507 - 512 Wednesday December 16 at 10:30am - 12:30pm in Blocker 169

**Make Up Exams**: With a University approved absence for missing an exam, you will be expected to make up your exam in the designated
room according to the schedule found on **EXAM
MakeUp Dates**, starting with the earliest possible option for each exam, after making approved arrangements. Note
that our exams are the "NON-COMMON EXAMS. You must arrive during the first 15 minutes of the makeup time and you must have your TAMU student id."

**Final Exam Supplies:** standard
Aggie scantron, Texas A&M Student ID, eraser, #2 pencil

**Exam Procedures:** Put turned-off
cell phone, hat, sunglasses, and turned-off electronic devices in
your backpack at front of classroom. No calculators allowed for Math
150 exams, including the final exam.

Image of a Standard Aggie Scantron You can fill out (and bubble if possible) the pink highlighted areas ahead of time. During the MC exam you will need to fill and bubble in the Test Form and the answers.

**Order-of-Operations Misconceptions - Streaming Video with CAPTIONS****Distributive Property Misconceptions with - Streaming Video with CAPTIONS****Exponent Laws Misconceptions - Streaming Video with CAPTIONS****Rules of Exponents, Roots, and Radicals - Streaming Video (DTN) (Section 1B)****Converting Radicals and Exponents Misconceptions - Streaming Video with CAPTIONS****Factor Out a Common Base to the Lowest Power - Streaming Video (Section 1B)****nth Root of a to the nth Power (When to Use Absolute Value) - Streaming Video (Section 1B)****Simplifying Rational Expressions - Streaming Video (DTN) (Section 1D)****Solving Equations Misconceptions - Streaming Video with CAPTIONS****How to Solve Quadratic-Like Equations - Streaming Video (Section 2A)****Solving Absolute Value Equations - Streaming Video (DTN) (Section 2A)****Solving Inequalities with Sign Charts - Streaming Video (Sections 2B and 4A)****Circles: Center, Radius, Domain, and Range - Streaming Video (Section 3A)****Function Notation Misconceptions - Streaming Video with CAPTIONS****Find and Simplify the Average Rate of Change of a Function - Streaming Video (Section 4A)****How to Solve Mixture Word-Problems - Streaming Video (Section 4A)****How to Solve "Time Needed to Do a Job" Word-Problems - Streaming Video (Section 4A)****Function Compositions and Their Domains - Streaming Video (DTN) (Sections 4E & 5D)****One-to-One Functions: Prove or Disprove - Streaming Video (DTN) (Section 4F)****Inverse Functions and Their Domains - Streaming Video (DTN) (Section 4F, 5D, and 8F)****Find the Inverse Function and its Domain (more examples) - Streaming Video (Sections 4F & 5D)****Find the Polynomial Given Certain Zeros and Characteristics - Streaming Video****Solving Exponential Equations - Streaming Video (Sections 6A & 6B)****Solving Logarithmic Equations - Streaming Video (Sections 6A & 6B)****Solving Exponential Decay Word Problems - Streaming Video (Section 6B)****Solving Systems of Equations and Systems of Inequalities - Streaming Video (Chapter 7)****Solving Non-Linear Systems of Equations - Streaming Video (DTN) (Section 7B)****Finding Equations of Sine and Cosine Graphs - Streaming Video (Section 8C)****Revolutions, Angular Speed, and Linear Speed - Streaming Video****Proving Trigonometric Identities - Streaming Video (Section 8D)****Simplifying Inverse Trigonometric Expressions - Streaming Video (Section 8F)****Solve a Triangle Using Law of Sines and/or Law of Cosines - Streaming Video (Section 8G)****Solving Trigonometric Equations - Streaming Video (Section 8H)****Vector Operations - Streaming Video (Chapter 9: Problems 1 - 9 ONLY)****Conics - Circles, Parabolas, Ellipses, and Hyperbolas - Streaming Video**

Note the Fall 2015 Exams will be posted about a week AFTER all students have taken the exams! :)

**Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2015 Exam 1 over Chapters 1 and 2****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2015 Exam 2 over Chapters 3A - 5A****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2015 Exam 3 over Chapters 5B - 8D**

**Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2014 Exam 1 over Chapters 1 and 2****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2014 Exam 2 over Chapters 3A - 5A****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2014 Exam 3 over Chapters 5B - 8D**

**Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2013 Exam 1 over Chapters 1 and 2****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2013 Exam 2 over Chapters 3A - 5A****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 2 KEY Fall 2013 on Streaming Video****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2013 Exam 3 over Chapters 5B - 8D****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 3 KEY Fall 2013 on Streaming Video**

**Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2012 Exam 1 over Chapters 1 and 2****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 1 KEY Fall 2012 on Streaming Video****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2012 Exam 2 over Chapters 3A - 5A****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 2 KEY Fall 2012 on Streaming Video****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2012 Exam 3 over Chapters 5B - 8D****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 3 KEY Fall 2012 on Streaming Video**

**Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2011 Exam 1 over Chapters 1 and 2****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 1 KEY Fall 2011 on Streaming Video****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2011 Exam 2 over Chapters 3A - 5A****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 2 KEY Fall 2011 on Streaming Video****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2011 Exam 3 over Chapters 5B - 8D****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 3 KEY Fall 2011 on Streaming Video**

**Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2010 Exam 1 over Chapters 1 and 2****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 1 KEY Fall 2010 on Streaming Video****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2010 Exam 2 over Chapters 3A - 5A****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 2 KEY Fall 2010 on Streaming Video****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2010 Exam 3 over Chapters 5B - 8D****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 3 KEY Fall 2010 on Streaming Video**

**Scarborough's Math 150 Spring 2010 Exam 1 over Chapters 1, 2, and the first part of 3A****Scarborough's Math 150 Spring 2010 Exam 2 over Chapters 3A - 5A****Scarborough's Math 150 Spring 2010 Exam 3 over Chapters 5B - 8B**

**Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2009 Exam 1 over Chapters 1, 2, and the first part of 3A****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 1 KEY Fall 2009 on Streaming Video****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2009 Exam 2 over Chapters 3A - 5A****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 2 KEY Fall 2009 on Streaming Video****Scarborough's Math 150 Fall 2009 Exam 3 over Chapters 5B - 8D****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 3 KEY Fall 2009 on Streaming Video**

**Scarborough's Math 150 Spring 2009 Exam 1 over Chapters 1, 2, and 3**Note that multiple-choice questions 5 and 6 concepts are no longer taught.**Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 1 KEY Spring 2009 on Streaming Video****Scarborough's Math 150 Spring 2009 Exam 2 over Chapters 4 and 5ab**Find only vertical and horizontal asymptotes on workout problem #3 as we no longer cover slant asymptotes. The material on multiple-choice questions 7 and 9, and workout problems 7 and 8 is no longer covered.**Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 2 KEY Spring 2009 on Streaming Video****Scarborough's Math 150 Spring 2009 Practice Problems for Exam 3****Scarborough's Math 150 Spring 2009 Exam 3 over Chapters 5cd, 6 and 8****Scarborough's Math 150 Exam 3 KEY Spring 2009 on Streaming Video**