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T 5/20 - Geometry - HW for W

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

p. 408 - Activity - do the Exploration and questions 1 & 2 under Draw Conclusions

pp. 412-415 #1-8, 15-18, 22, 35-40

Looking ahead:
pp. 412-415 #9-14, 19-21, 25-31, 42

T 5/13 - F 5/16: Geometry - HW through Monday’s class

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

T 5/13 - due on W - pp. 384-387 #1, 2-12 even, 15-25, 31-37, 42-48 even

W 5/ 14 - due on Th - pp. 391-395 #1-6, 18-23, 28-30, 32, 40, 42

Th 5/15 - due on F - pp. 391-395 #7-17, 24, 31, 33-37, 43

F 5/16 - due on M - pp. 400-403 #1-7, 13, 16, 22, 30-36

Chapter 4 test tomorrow

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Chapter 4 test is Wednesday. Study well.

One 3x5 note card is allowed. However, this is meant to be a tool, not a crutch. If you have studied well, you may need to refer to it once or twice because your mind is blanking. You should not be (nor plan to be) referring to it on every question. Use it strategically.

T 4/8 - Geometry - Cards due tomorrow

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

No new homework.

Flash cards for ALL of chapter 4 are due.

Looking ahead:
-pp. 267-270 #1, 2, 4-6, 8-10, 12-14, 19, 26-29, 52-56
-Chapter 4 test on W 4/16

T 4/1 - Geometry - HW for Th 4/3

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

We do not meet tomorrow (W) due to watching Tale of Two Cities at Lifeline Theater.

HW - pp. 259-263 #1-11, 28, 41-43

F 3/28 - Geometry - HW for M 3/31

Friday, March 28, 2014

pp. 252-255 #1, 2, 4-7, 9-13, 18-20

LOOKING AHEAD/ONGOING: Flash cards for Chapter 4 (all definitions, postulates and theorems)

F 3/21 - Geometry - HW for T 3/25

Friday, March 21, 2014

Quiz on 4.1-4.3 - to help you prepare for this quiz, I highly recommend #1-6 on the bottom of p. 239

pp. 243-246
#1, 2, 4-8 even, 9-18, 25-27
Be sure to look at the examples and postulate/theorem in section 4.4 before and while doing the homework.

Looking ahead:
Flash Cards for chapter 4 - including all definitions, postulates and...

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Th 3/20 - Geometry - No HW

Thursday, March 20, 2014

No new HW. Work on last night's if not finished. Look at the pp. 232 & 233 if you haven't already.

Good luck with the end of the block.

 

W 3/12 - Homework due on Th 3/13

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

pp. 228-231 #1-14, 36-40

Looking ahead (next homework assignment):
pp. 228-231 #15-21, 23-31, 33-35

T 3/11 - No new homework - & looking ahead

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

No new homework. We will finish going over the last homework tomorrow.

Looking ahead: section 4.2 - read over. Assignment: pp. 228-231 #1-14, 36-40

Test tomorrow (3/5)

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

All of chapter 3, including Taxi Cab geometry, may be on the test.

 

W 2/26 - Geometry - No New Homework - Test W 3/4

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

No new homework tonight. Please, see Tuesday's post for last homework.

Looking ahead - There will be an exam on Ch. 3 on W 3/4. Start studying now! Try exercises from old homeworks (especially ones you can check in back for correct answer). Be sure you know EVERY definition, theorem and postulate from this chapter.

 

T 2/25 - Geometry - HW due W 2/26

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

p. 197 #1-9

Read 198-199 - Taxi Cab Geometry

Reviewing #22-24 on p. 195 will be good. We will be going over them again and discussing them at the start of class on Wednesday.

T 2/11 - Geometry - No new exercises. Read the following…

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Read example 6 again (p. 183). Remember reading an example means: read the example and make sure you follow it and understand it; then try the example on your own, covering the answer at first, and see if you can do it.

Then read the Alternative Method for example 6 (p. 188-189).

Be prepared to discuss in class on Wednesday.

F 2/7 - Geometry - HW due on Tues

Friday, February 7, 2014

Since we didn't finish going over section 3.5, if you haven't finished the second assignment for sect. 3.5, you have until Tuesday.

Also read section 3.6. There will be a reading quiz on it.

 

 

T 2/4 - Geometry - No new homework

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Will finish going over the last two homework assignments. If people are not prepared, there will be a pop quiz.

 

Geometry - M 2/3 - HW for T 2/4

Monday, February 3, 2014

Everyone needs to turn in a set of index flash cards for all postulates, definitions, and theorems for chapter 3 (up to section 3.4).

  • Only one definition/postulate/theorem per card
  • These are flash cards - the name of the definition/postulate/theorem should go on one side; the other side should have the actual...
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Geometry - F 1/31 - Quiz on M 2/3 & HW for Monday

Friday, January 31, 2014

Homework
pp. 184-187 #1, 2, 4-6, 9, 11-13, 17-19, 22, 24-26, 29, 49-52, 70-75

Quiz
Be prepared to answer questions on any postulates, theorems or definitions from Ch. 3 to-date (pp. 144-174).

 

F 12/13 - Geometry - HW due on M 12/16

Friday, December 13, 2013

p. 131 - #1-4 (This is the Quiz for sections 2.6-2.7)

AND

p. 132 - #1-8 - Take this seriously and really work at it. This is the last homework before the test.

ALSO, finish making index cards with ALL the postulates, definitions, properties, and theorems. Then start using them to do your homework and to study for the test.

THE...

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Th 12/12 - Geometry - No new HW

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Continue to work on Index Cards.

Looking ahead - We will be doing the 'Quiz' on p. 131. We will also be doing questions 1-8 on p. 132 over the weekend. Begin reviewing for the exam NOW! It will be next week.

W 12/11 - Geometry - no new HW

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Keep working on index cards for all definitions, postulates, properties, and theorems in chapters 1 & 2.

F 12/6 - Geometry - HW due T 12/10

Friday, December 6, 2013

pp. 122-123 Activity - do with graph paper and protractor as well as with calculator

Read pp. 124-127 - remembering that means trying the examples on your own. Add the Postulates and Theorems to your set of Index Cards

pp. 125-131 #1-7, 36-39, 49-53

W 11/20 - Geometry - HW due Th 11/21

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

pp. 108-111

#21-29, 31-36, 39-42

Bonus: #30, 37 (extra points for trying, more for getting it correct)

BE SURE TO FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS -- WRITE REASONS WHEN ASKED FOR!!!!!

T 11/12 - Geometry - Quiz Tomorrow

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

You lucky dogs got to go to the Oriental Instittute. So, today's quiz is on Wednesday instead. It will cover sections 2.1-2.3.

Th 11/7 - Geometry - HW due F 11/8

Thursday, November 7, 2013

  • We will finish going over last night's homework tomorrow.
  • p. 93 #1-6
  • Read pp. 94-95
  • p. 95 #1-8

Reminder: test corrections are due tomorrow

T 11/05 - Geometry - HW due W 11/6

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

pp. 90-93
#1-6, 8-10, 14, 16, 17, 34-38
(selected answers - many of the odds - are on pp. SA3-SA4)

Finish the logic puzzle handed out in class today.

Test corrections - due by Friday 11/8

Monday, November 4, 2013

You may earn up to 50% of the points you missed on the Chapter 1 exam by making corrections. They are due by Friday, 11/8.

  • For the T/F questions, explain why the correct answer is correct.
  • You must show all work on word problems to receive any credit on them.
  • You may receive up to 6 bonus points by doing A1 or A2, which ever...
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M 11/4 - Geometry - HW & Quiz

Monday, November 4, 2013

Read pp. 87-89 - which includes trying the examples. There will be a quiz on the reading.

T 10/29 - Geometry - test tomorrow - HW due M 11/4

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Test on Ch. 1 is tomorrow - anything in the chapter is fair game. Study well. Bring graph paper, compass, protractor, and ruler for the exam.

HW for M 11/4:
pp. 82-85 #16-25, 33-36, 40-55
 

Th 10/24 - Geometry - HW due F 10/25

Thursday, October 24, 2013

P. 78 #39-49

- oops! You already had 40-48 even on the previous homework. So, that's only 6 exercises. Happy Block Book night.

If you have any missing homework... Get it turned in. Hand it in to me at the beginning of class. Do not wait for me to ask you individually for it.

M 10/21 - Geometry - HW -

Monday, October 21, 2013

Begin looking over Ch. 1 reveiw and highlights. Bring questions to class on Tuesday. Test will be on 10/29 or 10/30.

 

F 10/11 - Geometry - NO Homework & Looking ahead

Friday, October 11, 2013

No homework this weekend. I'm sorry. I hope you are not too upset. Be sure you have finished yesterday's homework, which we will finish going over on Tuesday.

 

There will be an extensive quiz on Friday 10/18.

Any homework that you have not yet gotten in, is due by then or it will affect your mid-term grade. You may email me to see...

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W 10/9 - Geometry - HW due Th 10/10

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Besides the exercises listed below, be sure to read the definitions and look over the examples on pages 42-44.

pp. 44-46 #1, 2, 4-7, 9-11, 14-17, 18-23, 25, 27, 29, 31

 

Bonus (for extra credit): List the names of polygons from 3 up to 100 sides.

F 10/4 - Geometry - HW due T 10/8

Friday, October 4, 2013

Read the definitions of linear and vertical angles at the top of page 37.

pp. 38-41 #1-7, 8-16 even, 17-19, 20-28 even, 29-38, 40, 42, 44

Bonus: #45