• Welcome to Accelerated Math 3


Please see the 2011-2012 Syllabus for any questions about the course.



Course Resources:

  • PreCalculus With Limits Textbook (0618660895)
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2nd Semester - 3rd Nine Weeks

Week 18

Monday (5/07) - Parametric Equations
  • Homework: p. 776 3-14 all graph #'s 3, 4, 7, 9

Tuesday (5/08) - Parametric Equations

Wednesday (5/09) - Projectile Motion

Thursday (5/10) - Review & Distribute Take Home Test

Friday (5/11) - Work on Take Home Test






Week 17

Monday (4/30) - Polar Equations

Tuesday (5/01) - Review & Practice

Wednesday (5/02) - Polar Coordinates & Equations Quiz

Thursday (5/03) - Review for Test

Friday (5/04) - Test on Complex #'s & Polar Coordinates & Equations



Week 16

Monday (4/23) - Complex Numbers Day 1

Tuesday (4/24) - Complex Numbers Day 2: Multiplying, dividing, powers, and roots

Wednesday (4/25) - Review Complex Numbers

Thursday (4/26) - Quiz on Complex Numbers #1

Friday (4/27) - Polar Coordinates Day 1




Week 15

Monday (4/16) - Continue notes on Vectors part 2

Tuesday (4/17) - Practice/Review

Wednesday (4/18) - Vectors Quiz #2 - Dot product, angle between two vectors, and projection vectors

Thursday (4/19) - Return and review quiz, review for Vectors Test

Friday (4/20) - Test over Vectors ( 6.3 & 6.4 in the textbook)



Week 14

Monday (4/9) -Introduction to Vectors

Tuesday (4/10) - Vectors Day 2

Wednesday (4/11) - Vector Practice WS

Thursday (4/12) - Vectors Quiz (6.3 in textbook)

Friday (4/13) - Vectors Part 2 Notes


Week 13

Monday (3/26) - Law of Sines & Law of Cosines Review

Tuesday (3/27) - Review for Oblique Triangles Test
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Wednesday (3/28) - Oblique Triangles Test

Thursday (3/29) - Movie Day!

Friday (3/30) - Movie Day!!

Have a fun and safe spring break!! See you on April 9th :)




Week 12

Monday (3/19) - Discovering the Law of Cosines Activity

Tuesday (3/20) - Law of Cosines and Heron's Formula

Wednesday (3/21) - Group Practice Activity

Thursday (3/22) - Social Studies Graduation Test
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  • Law of Cosines Review - Answers: Law_of_Cosines_001.jpg
Friday (3/23) - Law of Cosines Quiz
  • Law of Cosines Group Activity Due



Week 11

Monday (3/12) - Law of Sines

Tuesday (3/13) -Law of Sines Day 2 - The Ambiguous Case (SSA)

Wednesday (3/14) - Area of an Oblique Triangle

Thursday (3/15) -Early Release

Friday (3/16) - Law of Sines Quiz




Week 10

Monday (3/05) -Review for Identities & Double Angle Test

Tuesday (3/06)-Test Moved to Thursday 3/08 :-)
  • Review for Identities & Double Angle Test

Wednesday (3/07)- Review for Identities & Double Angle Test
Review Materials

Thursday (3/08) -Identities & Double Angle Test

Friday (3/10) - 9 Weeks Test
  • This grade can replace a low test grade



Week 9

Monday (2/27) - Solving Trigonometric Equations

Tuesday (2/28) - Practice Solving Trigonometric Equations


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Wednesday (2/29) - Double Angle Identities

Thursday (3/01) - Practice Double Angle Identities

Friday (3/02) - Quiz on Solving Trig Equations




Week 8

I have had computer problems this week. Not all class notes have been able to be saved. Here is what I have:


Week 7

Monday (2/13) - Pythagorean Identities Task

Tuesday (2/14) - Identities Notes

Wednesday (2/15) -Identities Practice

Thursday (2/16) - Identities Review Game

Friday (2/17) - Identities Quiz




Week 6

Monday (2/6) -

Tuesday (2/7) -

Wednesday (2/8) -

Thursday (2/9) -

Friday (2/10) -
  • Inverse Trigonometric Functions Quiz



Week 5

Monday (1/30) - Graphing Tangent and Cotangent

Tuesday (1/31) - Practice Writing Equations

Wednesday (2/1) - Review for Test


Thursday (2/2) - Test

Friday (2/3) - Inverse trigonometric Functions




Week 4

Monday (1/23) -Begin looking at secant and cosecant

Tuesday (1/24) - Graphings Sec & Csc

Wednesday (1/25) -Review for Sec & Csc Quiz

Thursday (1/26) - Sec & Csc Quiz

Friday (1/27) - Graphing Tangent and Cotangent



Week 3

Monday (1/16) - No School - MLK Holiday

Tuesday (1/17) -Practice Writing Equations

Wednesday (1/18) -Application Problems

Thursday (1/19) -Review
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  • Ferris_Wheel_Problem.jpg
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Friday (1/20) - Graphing Sin & Cos Test




Week 2

Monday (1/09) - Notes on graphing Sine & Cosine Functions

Tuesday (1/10) - Continued notes on graphing Sine & Cosine Functions

Wednesday (1/11) - Review Graphing Sin & Cosine Functions


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Thursday (1/12) - Quiz on Graphing Sine & Cosine Functions

Friday (1/13) - Writing equations from a graph and application problems


2nd Semester - 3rd Nine Weeks

Week 1

Monday (1/02) - No school, teacher workday

Tuesday (1/03) - Average Temperature's Learning Task
  • HW: Complete Task

Wednesday (1/04) - UnWrapping the Unit Circle Task

Thursday (1/05)- Continue UnWrapping the Unit Circle Task

Friday (1/06)- Finish UnWrapping the Unit Circle Task & Begin Notes on Graphing Sine & Cosine Functions
  • Complete task handout and graphs diagram - due Monday at the beginning of class




Week 9 - Review & Exams





Week 8

Monday (12/05):

Tuesday (12/06):

Wednesday (12/07):

Thursday (12/08):
  • Radians & Application Problems Test

Friday (12/09):




Week 7

Monday (11/28):

Tuesday (11/29):

Wednesday (11/30):
  • Degree & Unit Circle Test

Thursday (12/01):

Friday (12/02):




Week 6

Monday (11/14):

Tuesday (11/15):

Wednesday (11/16):

Thursday (11/17):

Friday (11/18):
  • Unit Circle and Trig Functions Quiz



Week 5

Monday (11/07):

Tuesday (11/08):
  • Exponents & Radicals Test

Wednesday (11/09):

Thursday (11/10):

Friday (11/11)
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Week 4

Monday (10/31):

Tuesday (11/01):

Wednesday (11/02):

Thursday (11/03):
  • Combining Radicals by addition, subtraction, and multiplication
  • Homework check tomorrow, bring all of your work from this week with you to class :)

Friday (11/04):



Week 3

Monday (10/24):

Tuesday (10/25):

Wednesday (10/26):
  • Rational Functions Test

Thursday (10/27):
  • Returned and discussed Rational Functions Test
  • Took SAT Math practice test
  • HW: Bring in one SAT Math tip or strategy to share with the class

Friday (10/28):





Week 2

Monday (10/17):

Tuesday (10/18):

Wednesday (10/19):
  • Rational Functions Quiz

Thursday (10/20):

Friday (10/21):




Week 1

Monday (10/10): - No School


Tuesday (10/11):

Wednesday (10/12):

Thursday (10/13):

Friday (10/14):







Week 9

Monday (10/3):

Tuesday (10/4):

Wednesday (10/5):

Thursday (10/6):

Friday (10/7):
  • Quiz on Functions




Week 8

Monday (9/26):

Tuesday (9/27):
  • GHSGT Writing Test - No Class
  • Please come by and pick up a review sheet

Wednesday (9/28):

Thursday (9/29):
  • Summary Statistics Test

Friday (9/30):




Week 7

Monday (9/20):

Tuesday (9/21):

Wednesday (9/22):

Thursday (9/23):
  • Sample proportion & sample mean quiz

Friday (9/24):

Unit Test will be next Wednesday, September 20th!




Week 6

Monday (9/12):
  • Statistics Quiz 1

Tuesday (9/13):

Wednesday (9/14):

Thursday (9/15):
  • Continue working on the task

Friday (9/16):




Week 5

Monday (9/5): - No School - Labor Day Holiday

Tuesday (9/6):

Wednesday (9/7):

Thursday (9/8):

Friday (9/9):




Week 4

Monday (8/29):

Tuesday (8/30):

Wednesday (8/31):

Thursday (9/1):

Friday (9/2):




Week 3

Monday (8/22):
  • Turned in Geometric S & S take-home quiz
  • Worked on Koch's snowflake activity

Tuesday (8/23):

Wednesday (8/24):
  • Arithmetic & Geometric S & S Test

Thursday (8/25):
  • Computer Lab to create a USA Test Prep account
  • Took our first benchmark




Week 2

Monday (8/15):

Tuesday (8/16):
  • Quiz over Arithmetic S & S


Wednesday (8/17):

Thursday (8/18):

Friday (8/19):



Week 1

Monday (8/8):

Tuesday (8/9):
  • Continued working on Are You Ready for Acc. Math 3 packet of problems.
  • HW: Work on & finish AYRFAM3

Wednesday (8/10):

Thursday (8/11):

Friday (8/12):
  • Homework questions?
  • Notes on Arithmetic Series
  • HW: