Professor Freedman's
Elementary Algebra Homework Schedule
Spring 2024
(15 week course)

Welcome VideoWelcome Video to Professor Freedman's On Line Math Course (Important Course Info)

Text: Beginning Algebra by Miller, O'Neill & Hyde, 6th Edition, McGrawHill, Inc.,2022

For Tutorials on Varied Topics Written by Fellow Students go to: http://www.mathpower.com/tutorial.htm

DateAssigned

Assignments (Subject to Change)

 
Week of 1/17/24

Homework Assigned for week of 1/17/24

Watch the following Videos on Signed Numbers & Algebraic Expressions

Introduction to Algebra -Exponents, Absolute Values & Order of Operations

Addition & Subtraction of Signed Numbers

Go to aleks.com: Do Assignments # 1,2

Go to aleks.com Quiz #1 in Aleks

Homework Tips (Week 1)
Week of 1/22/24

Homework Assigned for week of 1/22/24

Watch the following Videos on Signed Numbers & Algebraic Expressions

Multiplication & Division of Signed Numbers

Order of Operations on Signed Numbers

Evaluating an Algebraic Expression

Commutative, Associative & Distributive Properties

Combining Like Terms

Solving Linear Equations (Part 1)

Go to aleks.com: Do Assignments # 3,4,5
Go to aleks.com Quiz #2 in Aleks

Homework Tips (Week 1& 2)
Week of 1/29/24

Homework Assigned for week of 1/29/24

Watch the following Videos:

Solving Linear Equations with Multiple Steps (Part 2)

Solving Equations (Identities & Contradictions)

Solving Word Problems using Linear Equations

Literal Equations

Go to aleks.com: Do Assignments 6 & 7 & 8
Go to ALEKS through Canvas: Quiz #3 in Aleks

Homework Tips (Week 2)
Week of 2/5/24

Homework Assigned for week of 2/5/24

Watch the following Videos:

Graphing Inequalities

Solving Inequalities

Identifying Solutions of 2 Variable Equations (Intro to Graphing)

Plotting Points

Graphing Straight Lines

Slope of a Line

Go to aleks.comAssignment 9 Inequalities, Assignment #10 Intro to Graphing, Assignment #10A (Graphing Straight Lines), Assignment #11 (Slope of a Line), AND Assignment #11A (Practice Test -Review for Upcoming Test)

Quiz #4 (Inequalities & Graphing) in Aleks

Practice Test on Chapters 1,2,3 (Homework 11A)

 
Week of 2/12/24 Major Test on Chapters 1,2,3  
Week of 2/19/24

Homework Assigned for week of 2/12/24

Watch the following Videos:
Solving Systems of Equations by Addition (Part 1)

Solving Systems of Equations by Addition (Part 2)

Inconsistent & Dependent Systems

Watch the following Videos:

Word Problems Using Systems of Equations

Solving Systems of Equations by Substitution

Assignment #12 (Solving Systems of Equations by Adding) ,Assignment #12A (Solving Word Problems Using Systems of Equations & Solving Systems by Substitution

Quiz #5 on Systems of Equations

 

Week of 2/26/24

Watch the following Videos on Exponent Rules :

Multiplying & Dividing Variables

Zero Exponents

Negative Exponents

Writing a Polynomial in Standard Form

Addition & Subtraction of Polynomials

Watch the following Videos:
Multiplication of Polynomials Part 1

Multipliction of Polynomials FOIL Part 2

Polynomial Special Products

Go to aleks.com
Assignment #13 (Exponent Rules), Assignment #14 (Addition & Subtraction of Polynomials), Assignment #15 (Multiplication of Polynomials),Assignment #16(Division of Polynomials)
, Homework Assignment #17 (Practice Midterm Exam)

Quiz #6 on Exponents & Polynomials

STUDY FOR MIDTERM EXAM
Homework Assignment #17 (Practice Midterm Exam)

 

 

Week of 3/4/24


MIDTERM EXAM

 

Week of 3/11/24
SPRING BREAK  
Week of 3/18/24

These assignments would normally open 3/18 because of Spring Break , but I opened them 3/11 if anyone wants to start them early .

Watch the following Videos:

Factoring Greatest Common Factor  

Factoring Difference of 2 Squares  

Factoring Trinomials with Leading Coefficient of One

Factoring Trinomials with Leading Coefficient Other than One 

Go to aleks.com
Assignment #18 Factoring Greatest Common Factor) & Assignment #19 ( Factoring Difference of Two Squares)
, Assignment #20 (Factoring Trinomials with a Leading Coefficient of One),Assignment #21 ( Factoring Trinomials woith Leading Coeffficient other than One by Trial and Error)

Quiz #7 on Factoring Trinomials GCF, Difference of 2 Squares and Trinomials

 

 

Week of 3/25/24

Watch the following Videos:  

  Solving Quadratic Equations    

 Simplifying Algebraic Fractions without Factoring                  

Simplifying Algebraic Fractions with Factoring      

Multiplying & Dividing Algebraic Fractions without Factoring          

Multiplying & Dividing Algebraic Fractions with Factoring

Assignment #22 (Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring) Assignment #23 (Simplifying Algebraic Fractions) , Assignment #24 (Multiplying and Dividing Algebraic Fractions)

Quiz #8 Quadratic Equations, Simplifying, Multiplying & Dividing Algebraic Fractions

 

Week of 4/1/24

Watch the following Videos:

Addition & Subtraction of Rational Expressions with Same Denominator

Getting An Algebraic Common Denominator

Addition & Subtraction of Rational Expressions with Different Denominators (Part 1)

Addition & Subtraction of Rational Expressions with Different Denominators (Part 2)

Assignment #25 Getting LCD & Adding & Subtracting Algebraic Fractions with Same Denominators, Assignment #26 Getting LCD & Adding & Subtracting Algebraic Fractions with Different Denominators

 


Week of 4/8/24

Watch the following Videos:

Solving Rational Equations (Equations with Algebraic Fractions)

Assignment 27 (Solving Rational Equations)

Assignment #28 (PRACTICE TEST on Factoring & Algebraic Fractions - STUDY GUIDE) Rational Equations)

MAJOR TEST on Factoring and Algebraic Fractions

 

 





Week of 4/15/24

Watch the following Videos:

Simplifying Radicals (Numbers)

Simplifying Radicals with Variables

Assignment 29 (Simplifying Radicals), Assignment 30 (PRACTICE FINAL EXAM (STUDY GUIDE)

 

 

Week of 4/22/24

Final Exam

 

 

 

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