# Precalculus 1st 9 weeks exam study guide Multiplying and factoring polynomials  Distributive property  FOIL  Factor trinomials

 Factor out GCF  Factor difference of squares  Factor trinomials with LC>1  Factor sum/difference of cubes  Factor by grouping  Factor using synthetic/long division  Completing the square Unit circle and chart Complex numbers  Graph on rectangular complex plane  Graph on polar complex plane  Find modulus  Convert between polar and rectangular  Add, subtract, multiply, find conjugate, and divide Graphs of functions  Parent graphs  Transformations  Linear  Quadratic  Cubic  Radical  Rational o Asymptotes and points of discontinuity  Absolute value and piecewise  Domain

Binders:  Syllabus  Concept checklist  Precalculus concepts  1Review homework  2Review notes + homework  3Review factoring notes  Factoring trinomials worksheet  Factoring special cases/by grouping worksheet  4Factoring higher-order polynomials  Factoring higher-order homework  5Geometry review definitions + notes  Geometry review homework  Unit circle and chart  6Complex numbers  Graphing complex numbers, converting complex numbers homework  7Complex numbers  Parent graphs  8Graphing transformations  10Graphing transformations  Linear functions packet  Writing linear equations worksheet  13Quadratics and cubics  14Inverting functions + homework  15Graphing radical functions  16Domain of radicals  “Friends You Can Count On” article  17Rational functions  18Rational functions: horizontal and slant asymptotes  Take home quiz  Completing the square worksheet Quizzes:  A-E  E-F  1-2  3-5  6-9  10-11  11-15  16-19

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Complete the square—worksheet/notes Complex numbers—graph, convert to polar, add, subtract, multiply, find modulus and conjugate Divide

Complex numbers—graph, convert to rectangular ( ) ( ) Transform parent graphs to graph each equation ( ( √ ) ) ( √ ) √

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Find inverses of above functions Rational functions—domain, asymptotes, holes, graphs

Absolute value and piecewise—homework sheet