HS TrigonometryHS COURSE SYLLABUS 0.5 Carnegie UnitÂ 

Instructor Information: 

Mr. Stephen Adams sadams@calhoun.k12.ms.usI have been a University of Mississippi HS mathematics instructor since 2011. I teach Algebra II, Trigonometry and PreCalculus. In addition to teaching online, I am a full time math teacher at Bruce High School in Bruce, MS. 

Contact Information: 

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Course Description 

Students who successfully complete Trigonometry should be able to work with angles in degree or radian measure, write the ratio definitions of the six trigonometric functions, evaluate trigonometric functions of special angles, sketch graphs of trigonometric functions, solve trigonometric equations, and use the Laws of Sines and Cosines to solve triangles. 

Textbook Information: 

Required Textbook: Trigonometry, 8th edition, Lial, Hornsby, Schneider. ISBN:0321227360 Required Material
It is the student's responsibility to order his or her textbook. Online textbook retailers such as Amazon.com, ABEbooks.com, or Half.com usually provide used textbooks at economical prices. You must make sure you are ordering the exact book required in this syllabus. 

Course Objectives: 

Objectives include (but are not limited to):


Course Outline:  
This course consists of 8 chapters within 5 units.  
Units

LESSON  Reading Assignments  Due for Grades



1 
Chapter 1: Trigonometric Functions 
Sections 1.1, 1.3, 1.4  Quiz 

1 
Chapter 2: Acute Angles and right Triangles 
Sections 2.1, 2.2, 2.4  Quiz 

Unit Test 
Unit 1  Proctored Test 

2 
Chapter 3: Radian Measure and Circular Functions 
Sections 3.1, 3.2, 3.3  Quiz 

2 
Chapter 4: Graphs of the Circular Functions  Sections 4.1, 4.2, 4.3  Quiz 

Unit Test 
Unit 2  Proctored Test 

3 
Chapter 5: Trigonometric Identities 
Sections 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6  Quiz 

Unit Test  Unit 3  Proctored Test 

4 
Chapter 6: Inverse Circular Functions and Trigonometric Equations  Sections 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4  Quiz 

Unit Test 
Unit 4  Proctored Test 

5 
Chapter 7: Applications of Trigonometry and Vectors  Sections 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4  Quiz 

5  Chapter 8: Complex Numbers, Polar Equations, and Parametric Equations 
Sections 8.5, 8.6  Quiz 

Unit Test  Unit 5  Proctored Test 

Final Exam  Units 1 through 5  Proctored Exam 

Grading: 

GRADING SCALE 93  100% = A GRADING INFORMATION: The grading format is as follows:
