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Ben Tanoff

Ben Tanoff

Hello! Mr. Tanoff’s class schedule is below. Please see class specific tabs for more information.

1st period: IB Math SL (seniors)

2nd period: IB Math SL (juniors)

3rd period: Algebra 2

4th period: AP Calculus AB

Varsity Boy’s basketball practice is 6:00-8:00 M-F with workouts on the weekend.

POTW 1: Six Logicians (1)

- Congratulations to week one winner Chetna Patel (10th grade)!

POTW 2: Expansion Problem (2)

- Congratulations to week two winners Alice Dong (10th grade), Blake Errico (10th grade), John Kong (10th grade), and Chetna Patel (10th grade)!

POTW 3: Batting Order (3)

- Congratulations to week three winners John Kong (10th grade), Chetna Patel (10th grade), Joey Ray (10th grade), Josie Mangialardo (11th grade), and Andy Williams (11th grade)!

POTW 4: Two Ferryboats (4)

- Congratulations to week four winner Chetna Patel (10th grade)!

POTW 5: dash-it-all-5

- Congratulations to week five winners Blake Errico (10th grade) and Chetna Patel (10th grade)!

POTW 6: tantalizing-trees-6

- No winners this week…stay tuned for POTW7!

POTW 7: mango-tree-7

- Congratulations to week seven winner Chetna Patel (10th grade)!

POTW 8: the-colored-socks-8

- No winners this week…stay tuned for POTW9!

POTW 9: puzzle-on-a-plane-9

- Congratulations to weekend nine winner Andy Williams (11th grade)!

POTW 10: oddball-10

- No winners this week…stay tuned for POTW11!

POTW 11: flight

- Congratulations to winner Chetna Patel (10th grade)!

POTW 12: coins-in-the-dark-12

- This problem is continued for week 13 and will be the last problem before Thanksgiving break!
- No winners this week.

POTW 13: The Early Commuter (13) (first problem of the new year!)

- No winners this week…stay tuned for POTW14!

POTW 14: 2017 fun (14)

- Congratulations to this week’s winner John Kong (10th grade)!

POTW 15: Integer Property (15)

- No winners this week…stay tuned for POTW16!

POTW 16: Puzzling Party (16)

- No winners this week…this will remain the POTW for week 17!
- No winners for week 17…stay tuned for POTW 18!

Syllabus: Syllabus Algebra 2

**Homework:**

Exponent properties worksheet Thursday 1/19

Section 5-3 #35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40 due Monday 1/23

Solving polynomial equations due Friday 1/27

**Chapter 5 Quiz Monday, January 30**

Section 5-6 #8, 9, 19, 20, 28a due Thursday 2/2

Rational Root Theorem WS due Thursday 2/9

Birthday polynomial due Tuesday 2/14

**Chapter 5 Test Thursday, February 16**

- Old Chapter 5 Test: Polynomial Test (Ch 5)

Begin working on roller coaster design due date TBA more to come Monday 2/20

- DUE DATE…Monday 2/27

Section 6-1 #28, 31, 34, 42, 45, 48 due Thursday 3/2

Back page of square root properties #1, 2, 3, 4 due Thursday 3/8

Chapter 6 test review: Chapter 6 Quiz and CH6 Retest

- Review jeopardy: chapter 6 review game

**Chapter 6 Test Wednesday, March 15**

Exponential graphs due 3/29

~~Signed syllabus due Friday 8/19~~

~~Section 1-2 #2, 4, 31, 33, 43 due Monday 8/22 and section 1-2 #55 due Monday 8/22 for presentation~~

~~Section 1-4 Page 31 #46 due Tuesday 8/23 for presentation~~

~~Section 1-4 Page 30-31 #25, 29, 35, 43, 49 due Wednesday 8/24~~

~~Finish car problem for presentation due Thursday 8/25~~

~~Study for Chapter 1 Test Monday~~

~~14-15 review test: Test 1 Algebra 2 and Quiz 1 alg~~~~15-16 review test: CH 1 Test~~

**Chapter 1 Test Monday, August 29**

~~Vending Machine #16 for class discussion due Wednesday 8/31~~

~~Finish slope activity due Thursday 9/1~~

~~Linear Equations WS due Wednesday 9/7~~

~~Parallel and Perpendicular Lines Activity due Friday 9/9~~

**Chapter 2 Quiz Monday, September 12**

~~Linear Regression d-i due Wednesday 9/14~~

~~Completed CD linear regression activity due Thursday 9/15~~

~~Completed Olympic Linear Regression due Friday 9/16~~

~~Linear Regression Project due at the end of class Tuesday 9/20~~

~~Piecewise cut-outs due Friday 9/23~~

~~Prep for partner scavenger hunt on Monday 9/26~~

~~Finish parent function presentation due Tuesday 9/27~~

~~Section 2-7 # 12, 14 (no graph), 18 (no graph), 24 (no graph), 40 due Thursday 9/29~~

**Chapter 2 Test Thursday, September 29**

~~Even numbers on page two of systems of equations WS due Monday 10/3~~

~~Systems of equations special cases due Wednesday 10/5 **This assignment is now due the first day back from Hurricane Matthew which is Thursday, October 13**~~

~~Optimization #3 due Friday 10/14~~

~~Optimization group and product idea due Monday 10/17~~

~~Rubric: lp-proj~~

~~Optimization Project due Wednesday 10/19 (last Q1 grade)~~

~~Old chapter 3 quiz for studying: chapter-3-quiz~~

**Chapter 3 Quiz Thursday, October 20**

~~Section 3-5 #3, 6, 8, 21 due Monday 10/24~~

~~Finish cartoon animation due Friday 10/28~~

~~Animation characters: http://illuminations.nctm.org/uploadedFiles/Content/Lessons/Resources/9-12/ComputerAnimation-OH.pdf~~

~~Transpose activity due Monday 10/31~~

~~Section 3-8 #13, 17, 22, 24, 29 due Wednesday 11/2~~

~~Numb3rs coding due Friday 11/4~~

**Chapter 3 Test Friday, November 4**

~~Section 4-1 #64 due Friday 11/11~~

~~Section 4-3 # 4, 5, 10, 14 due Tuesday 11/15~~

~~Solving Quad. Eq. WS due Wednesday 11/16~~

~~Section 4-6 #7, 16, 22ab, 33 due Monday 11/21~~

~~Quadratic formula fold-able due Tuesday 11/29~~

~~Projectile motion #2,3(front) and #1,2(back) due Friday 12/2~~

**Chapter 4 Test Monday, December 5
**

~~Angry Birds Quadratics Project due Monday 12/12 by the end of class~~

~~Final Exam Review (semester 1):~~

Syllabus: IB Juniors Syllabus

**Always be reviewing UNIT CIRCLE!**

**Homework:**

Pythagorean Identities learning task due Thursday 1/19

Trig Identity introduction problems due Monday 1/23

Trig verify due Thursday 1/26

**Chapter 11 Quiz Wednesday, February 1**

Solving Trig Equations WS due Thursday 2/2

Sum and Difference Practice due Friday 2/10

Ferris Wheel #8, 9 due Monday 2/13

Cannon Ball problem due Thursday 2/16

**Trig Identities Unit Test Thursday, February 16**

- Old Identities Tests: Trig Id Test and Chapter 5 Test

CSI projects due Friday 2/24

Scalar and vector stories due Monday 2/27

- Individually, come up with a situation which can be described by a scalar, and one the can be described by a vector.

Distance vs Displacement Lab (data and analysis) due Thursday 3/2

Page 288 #3a, b, c, and page 289 #1b, 2c, 3 due Thursday 3/8

**Vector Quiz Thursday, March 16**

#33 and 35 due Friday 3/17: vector projections

Pi/Tau debate Friday 3/31

~~Signed syllabus due Friday 8/19~~

~~Page 21 #3ab due Monday 8/22 for presentation~~

~~Page 21 #1aj, 2ab due Monday 8/22~~

~~Page 24 1bf, 2f and page 26 1d, 3b, 4c due Wednesday 8/24~~

~~Finish investigation 1/2 due Friday 8/26~~

**Chapter 1 Quiz Friday, August 26**

~~Page 32 #5 all parts due Tuesday 8/30 for presentation~~

~~Graph to function classwork due Wednesday 8/31~~

~~#12, 19, 23 on problem solving worksheet due Friday 9/2 (**Because of weather can be turned in Tuesday 9/6)~~

~~Optimization 1ab, 2ab, 3ab due Wednesday 9/7~~

~~Bus complete with work due Thursday 9/8~~

~~Optimization 6 and 7 due Friday 9/9~~

**Chapter 1 Test Monday, September 12
**

~~Page 37 #2 all plus one-to-one and onto due Wednesday 9/14~~

~~Practice for Re-test (completed on as need basis)~~

~~Domain #2-6 on function basics worksheet due Friday 9/17~~

~~Page 62 #1aei due Monday 9/19~~

~~Page 64 #3all, 4 due Wednesday 9/21~~

**Chapter 2 Quiz Wednesday, September 21**

~~Page 72 #1ab (all) due Friday 9/23~~

~~Finish rational functions applications due Monday 9/26~~

~~Page 76 #2a(i, iii), 11a and page 77 #12ab due Thursday 9/29~~

**Chapter 2 Test Friday, September 30**

~~Exponential properties/equations WS due Wednesday 10/5 **This assignment is now due the first day back from Hurricane Matthew which is Thursday, October 13**~~

~~Finish Exponential Equations Review due Friday 10/14~~

~~Page 97 #6a/b due Monday 10/17~~

~~M&M Lab AND Kidney Filtration due Thursday 10/20~~

**Chapter 3 Quiz Friday, October 21**

~~Page 114 #3abc, 5ac, 6aei due Wednesday 10/26~~

~~Page 117 #2def and page 120 #4ad due Friday 10/28~~

~~Finish log equations worksheet due Monday 10/31~~

~~Page 129 #1a, 2b, 5 due Wednesday 11/2~~

~~Log/Exponential Projects due to present Thursday, November 11~~

**Chapter 4 Test Wednesday, October 16**

~~Trig review packet due Monday 11/21~~

~~Cake/skateboard problem due Monday 11/28~~

~~Page 2 of sinecosine-modeling #15, 19, 20 + finish in class work due Monday 12/5~~

~~On #15, 19 only state the period, amplitude, vertical shift, and phase shift~~

~~Finish sinusoidal modeling due Thursday 12/8~~

~~Link on main page for data table~~

~~Inverse trig worksheet due Thursday 12/15~~

~~Semester 1 Final Exam Review:~~

~~Non-calculator portion (trig review)~~~~Calculator trig review questions~~

Syllabus: IB Senior Syllabus

**Homework:**

Finish inverse trig desmos activity (code: PWFGV) due Wednesday 1/18

Inverse Trig worksheet due Friday 1/20

LOS worksheet due Monday 1/23

**Trig Quiz Friday, January 27**

LOS/LOC project due Thursday 2/2

Simplifying trig identities WS due Wednesday 2/8

Verifying trig identities WS due Friday 2/10

Extraneous solutions due Tuesday 2/14

**Trig Identities Quiz Friday, February 17
**

Sum and Difference Practice due Monday 2/27

CSI project due Monday 3/6

**Trig Identities Test Tuesday, March 7**

- Old Identities Tests: Trig Id Test and Chapter 5 Test

**Vector Quiz Monday, March 27**

~~Signed syllabus due Friday 8/19~~

~~Page 21 #1aj, 2ab AND page 23 #2ab, 3f AND page 24 #1f, 2a due Monday 8/22~~

~~Finish form worksheet examples due Wednesday 8/24~~

~~Page 32 #5 all due Friday 8/26~~

**Chapter 1 Quiz Friday, August 26**

~~Page 34 #8c (all), page 35 #1b, page 39 #1a, 2a due Wednesday 8/31~~

~~#11, 22 on problem solving worksheet due Thursday 9/1~~

~~Optimization problem #6 due Tuesday 9/6~~

**Chapter 1 Test Wednesday, September 7**

~~Page 57 #2 all due Friday 9/9~~

~~Functions basics interactive notes: range for #2 and domain and range for #3, 4, 5, 6 due Wednesday 9/14~~

~~Range #2 Domain/Range #3-6 on interactive notes due Wednesday 9/14~~

~~function composition worksheet due Friday 9/16~~

**Chapter 2 Quiz Friday, September 16**

~~Page 72 #1ab (all) due Wednesday 9/21~~

~~Finish inverse function applications due Friday 9/23~~

**Chapter 2 Test Monday 9/26 **

~~Page 86 #8abh, 11ace due Wednesday 9/28~~

~~Finish exponential equations sheet for presentations due Thursday 9/29~~

~~Exponential graph properties AND drug filtration investigation due Wednesday 10/5 **This assignment is now due the first day back from Hurricane Matthew which is Thursday, October 13**~~

~~Exponential Growth Lab due Monday 10/17~~

**Chapter 3 Quiz Monday, October 17
**

~~Page 114 #3 abc and page 117 #2 def due Friday 10/21~~

~~Page 124 #3 (all), 4 (all) and equations from class due Wednesday 10/26~~

~~Page 129 #1a, 2b, 5 due Friday 10/28~~

~~Log/Exponential Projects due to present Friday, November 4~~

**Chapter 3 Test Wednesday, November 9
**

~~Pascal’s Triangle due Wednesday 11/16~~

~~Example 1-3 on geometric sequence WS due Friday 11/18~~

~~#8, 9 on infinite geometric sequence activity due Tuesday 11/29~~

~~Infinite sequence more practice #19 all due Thursday 12/1~~

**Chapter 4 Quiz Monday, December 5
**

~~Trig Review Packet due Thursday 12/8~~

~~Page 194 #2, 4, 6, due Wednesday 12/14~~

~~Final Exam Review:~~

Syllabus: AP Calculus Syllabus

**Homework:**

Section 5-1 #1, 7, 21, 22, 24 due Wednesday 1/25

Section 5-2 #7, 25b as presentation due Friday 1/27

Section 5-2 #17a, 20a, 26b, 27b due Monday 1/30

Disk/washer review due Thursday 2/2

**Chapter 5 Quiz Friday, February 3**

Volume by Revolution presentations due Tuesday 2/7

Section 5-5 #5, 9, 10, 11 due Monday 2/13

**Chapter 5 Test Wednesday, February 15**

- Old Chapter 5 Test: Chapter 5 Test

#1168 and 1170 from in class sheet for discussion due Tuesday 2/22

Section 7-1 #2, 6, 10, 23 due Friday 2/24

Diff EQ/slope field grapher: http://www.bluffton.edu/homepages/facstaff/nesterd/java/slopefields.html

Section 7-2 #10, 22 due Wednesday 3/1

Section 7-2 #49 due Monday 3/6

Phase portraits due Friday 3/10

**Chapter 7 Test Wednesday, March 15**

Romeo and Juliet

- Diff EQ/slope field grapher: http://www.bluffton.edu/homepages/facstaff/nesterd/java/slopefields.html
- Sample project: Romeo and Juliet – Robin and Ben
- Rubric: Romeo and Juliet

Common algebra mistakes T/F due Tuesday 3/28

~~Signed syllabus due Friday 8/19~~

~~WS 1.10 due Friday 8/19~~

~~Section 1-3 #1, 6, 13, 16, 23 due Monday 8/22~~

~~Section 1-3 #3, 9, 29, 33, 35 due Wednesday 8/24~~

**Limits Quiz Thursday, August 25
**

~~Section 1-4 #1, 5, 16, 19, 21, 59 due Monday 8/29~~

~~Section 1-5 #5, 7, 23, 26, 27, 31, 33, 70 due Thursday 9/1 (**Because of weather now due Tuesday 9/6)~~

~~One review question for guest due Wednesday 9/7~~

**Chapter 1 Test Thursday, September 8**

~~Page 134 #19be due Tuesday 9/13~~

~~Section 2-1 #1, 5, 13, 14, 15 due Thursday 9/15~~

~~Practice with the derivative for quiz: https://www.univie.ac.at/moe/tests/diff1/ablerkennen.html~~

~~Another helpful derivative website: https://www.geogebra.org/m/a74EaBSw~~

**Derivative Matching Quiz Friday, September 16**

~~Section 2-2 #5, 9, 11, 13a, 14a, 37 due Monday 9/19~~

~~Section 2-3 #2, 4, 15, 25b, 27 due Wednesday 9/21~~

~~Section 2-4 #1, 3, 5, 7 due Friday 9/23~~

~~Begin working on: the-rules due Monday 9/26 to prepare for quiz~~

**Chapter 2 Quiz Tuesday, September 27**

~~Section 2-6 #4, 11, 18, 26, 31, 36 due Friday 9/30~~

~~Exponential and Log derivatives WS (all) due Wednesday 10/5 **This assignment is now due the first day back from Hurricane Matthew which is Thursday, October 13**~~

~~WS 2.11 #510, 511, 513 due Friday 10/14~~

~~Section 2-8 #29 a/b, 31 a/b~~

**Chapter 2 Test Thursday, October 20
**

~~Old Chapter 2 test for studying: chapter-2-test~~

~~Linear Approximation WS #1 and #5 (all) due Monday 10/24~~

~~Section 3-3 #3, 11, 16, 32, 34 due Wednesday 10/26~~

~~FDT problems #703, 705, 707, 708 due Friday 10/28~~

~~SDT problems #711, 713, 714, 715 due Monday 10/31~~

~~Section 3-7 #1, 2, 7, 8, 9a due Thursday 11/3~~

**Chapter 3 Test Wednesday, November 9
**

~~Group related rates problems due Friday 11/11~~

~~Riemann Sum packet due Thursday 11/17~~

~~area-under-the-curve due Monday 11/21~~

~~Section 4-4 #17, 20, 37, 40, 46 due Monday 11/28~~

~~FTC #927, 929, 935, 940, 941, 949 due Thursday 12/1~~

**Chapter 4 Quiz Friday, December 2
**

~~AP FTC problems to present due Tuesday 12/6~~

~~Section 4-6 #11, 12, 15, 18, 22 due Friday 12/9~~

~~trapezoid-rule due Friday 12/16~~