 Professor Freedman's
Elementary Algebra Homework Schedule
Fall 2020

Text: Beginning Algebra by Miller, O'Neill & Hyde, 5th Edition, McGrawHill, Inc.,2020

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 DateAssigned Assignments Week of 9/2/20 Homework Assigned for week of 9/2/20 Watch the following Videos on Signed Numbers & Algebraic Expressions Introduction to Algebra -Exponents, Absolute Values & Order of Operations Addition & Subtraction of Signed Numbers Multiplication & Division of Signed Numbers Order of Operations on Signed Numbers Go to aleks.com: Do Assignments # 1,2,3 Go to aleks.com Quiz #1 in Aleks on topics above Homework Tips (Week 1) Week of 9/7/20 Homework Assigned for week of 9/7/20 Watch the following Videos: Evaluating an Algebraic Expression Commutative, Associative & Distributive Properties Combining Like Terms Solving Linear Equations (Part 1) Go to aleks.com: Do Assignments # 4 & 5 Go to aleks.com Quiz #2 in Aleks on topics above Week of 9/14/20 Homework Assigned for week of 9/14/20 Watch the following Videos: Solving Equations (Identities & Contradictions) Literal Equations Go to aleks.com Assignment #6 Solving Equations (Multiple Steps), Assignment #7 Word Problems, Identity & Contradiction Equations &Assignment #8 Literal Equations Go to aleks.com Quiz #3 on Equations, Word Problems, Literal Equations Week of 9/21/20 Homework Assigned for week of 9/21/20 Watch the following Videos on Inequalities : Graphing Inequalities Solving Inequalities Watch the following Videos on Graphing : Identifying Solutions of 2 Variable Equations (Intro to Graphing) Plotting Points Graphing Straight Lines Slope of a Line Go to aleks.com Assignment #9 (Inequalities) & Assignment #10 (Graphing Styraight Line)s & Assignment #11 (Slope of a Line) Go to aleks.com Quiz #4 on Inequalities & Graphing Week of 9/28/20 MAJOR TEST on Chapters 1,2,3 Study: Do the Practice Test and then check your answers. PRACTICE TEST (Chapters,1,2,3) Week of 10/5/20 Homework Assigned for week of 10/5/20 Watch the following Videos on Systems of Equations : Solving Systems of Equations by Addition (Part 1) Solving Systems of Equations by Addition (Part 2) Solving Systems of Equations by Substitution Go to aleks.com Assignment #12 (Solving Systems of Equations by Graphing and by Addition) & Assignment #13 (Solving Word Prpoblems using Systems of Equations and Solving Systems of Equations by Substitution) Go to aleks.com Quiz #5 on Systems of Equations Week of 10/12/20 Homework Assigned for week of 10/12/20 Watch the following Videos on Exponent Rules : Multiplying & Dividing Variables Zero Exponents Negative Exponents Watch the following Videos on Adding & Subtracting Polynomials : Writing a Polynomial in Standard Form Addition & Subtraction of Polynomials Watch the following Videos on Multiplying Polynomials : Multiplication of Polynomials Part 1 Multipliction of Polynomials FOIL Part 2 Polynomial Special Products Go to aleks.com Assignment #14 (Exponent Rules) & Assignment #15 (Addition & Subtraction of Polynomials) & Assignment #16 ( Multiplication of Polynomials) Week of 10/19/20 STUDY FOR MIDTERM EXAM Due 10/25 Go to aleks.com Homework Assignment #17 (Practice Midterm Exam) MIDTERM EXAM