**Math 90 Hybrid Course Information ****Summer 2015 **

Most course materials are stored in Blackboard. However, some are posted here for public viewing.

**Required Materials**

- Text: Elementary and Intermediate Algebra, 6th ed., Bittinger, Ellenbogen, and Johnson, with MyMathLab Online code. The book and code can be bought at the Pirates' Bookstore in a discounted bundle. Or you can buy the standalone code here , if you already have a book
- Pamphlet: College Algebra Graphs and Models, also available in the Pirates' Bookstore.
- A scientific calculator which has the functions log x, ln x, e^x, and 10^x. These usually cost $10-$15 and include the TI-30 series, Casio FX- series, and Sharp EL-series. However, you can receive preapproval for other calculators by showing them to me before the exam. Cell phones or other communication/data storage devices may not be used as a calculator.

**Instructions for 2-week MyMathLab access**

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**Lecture Notes**

- R.1 - R.6 (outline)
- 7.1 - 7.5 and S2.5
- 8.1 - 8.7
- 9.1 - 9.4
- 10.1 - 10.8
- 11.1 - 11.9

**Class Multimedia**

- Tacoma Narrows Bridge (bad points)
- Goldwave digital sound editing (imaginary numbers)
- Gloria’s College Financial Calculation (fractional polynomials and quadratic equations)
- Comparison of Data in Tables vs. Graphs (2 variable linear equations)
- Stockings (2 variable linear inequalities) and College Scholarships
- Rotten Roof
- Housing Inventory (parabola)
- Weight (s-curve)
- Housing Prices, Foreclosures, Defaults, and Accident Rates (exponential functions)
- Height (log)
- Creating Tables and Graphs in Excel
- Interest calculation spread sheet
- Credit card examples
- Mortgage examples: bad loan vs. good loan
- Debt free! The story of Rick & Melissa

- Systems of 3 equations
- Matrix and determinant calculator
- Functions Dance Choreography and MP4 version
- Looking ahead: Vectors and mecanums

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