Consumer Math 30S


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June 22

Had our exam.

June 21

Reviewed the Measurement unit. The exam is tomorrow morning.

June 20

Reviewed the Vehicles unit. Don't forget that the exam is on Wednesday morning.

June 17

Reviewed the Data Analysis and Income Tax units.

June 16

Reviewed the Income and Debt unit.

June 15

Reviewed the Probablility unit.

June 14

Reviewed the Relations and Formulas unit.

June 13

Worked some more on our projects.

June 10

Worked on our project that we started yesterday.

June 9

Started working on our year-end project.

June 8

Did two surveys, and played some games.

June 7

Had our Measurement test.

June 6

Reviewed the Measurement unit. The review questions are on pg. 238, #1 - 10.

June 3

Worked on a hand-in assignment.

June 2

Talked about micrometers. The assignment is pg. 235, #1, 2 and 5.

June 1

Talked about how to use Vernier calipers. The assignment is pg. 227, #1, 2 and 4.

May 31

Had a quiz on the Measurement unit so far.

May 30

Talked about unit conversions between metric and imperial systems. The assignment is pg. 218, #1 - 6.

May 27

Had a games day.

May 26

Worked on a hand-in assignment, due on Monday.

May 25

Talked about how to convert into different units. The assignment is on pg. 213, #1 - 8.

May 24

Talked about imperial and metric measurements. The assignment is on pg. 205, #1 - 8.

May 20

Watched some Planet Earth.

May 19

Started the Measurement unit by talking about the differences between the imperial and metric systems. No homework for tomorrow.

May 18

Worked on an income tax return for hand-in, due on Friday.

May 17

Talked about income tax returns, and worked through an example. No homework for tomorrow.

May 16

Had a catch-up day.

May 13

Started the Income Tax unit by talking about tax rates. The assignment is on pg. 367, #1 - 8.

May 12

Had our Vehicles test.

May 11

Reviewed the Vehicles unit. The test is tomorrow.

May 10

Talked about leasing cars. The assignment is on pg. 187, #1 - 7. Remember that the vehicles test will be on Thursday.

May 9

Worked on our vehicle projects some more.

May 6

Started a project, looking at buying a new/used vehicle.

May 5

Had a Vehicles quiz.

May 4

Talked about taking out loans for vehicles. The assignment is on pg. 182, #1 - 10.

May 2

Talked about buying a used vehicle. The assignment is on pg. 175, #1 - 10.

Apr. 29

Talked about vehicle insurance and buying a new vehicle. The assignment is pg. 163, #1 - 5.

Apr. 28

Talked about maintaining a vehicle. The assignment is pg. 152, #1 - 5.

Apr. 27

Had our Data Analysis test.

Apr. 26

Reviewed the Data Analysis unit. The review assignment is on pg. 123, #1 - 11.

Apr. 25

Started the new unit on Operating and Owning a Vehicle by talking about fuel economy. The assignment is on pg. 146, #1 - 10.

Apr. 21

Worked on an assinment, due on Monday. Then had some time to relax.

Apr. 18

Talked some more about central tendencies. The assignment is pg. 100, #1 - 5, 7A.

Apr. 14

Talked about the central tendency of data. No homework for the weekend!

Apr. 13

Started the new unit on Data Analysis by talking about line plots. The assignment is pg. 86, #1 - 2.

Apr. 12

Had our Income and Debt unit test.

Apr. 11

Reviewed the Income and Debt unit. The review assignment is on pg. 71, #1 - 18. Don't forget that the test is tomorrow.

Apr. 8

Worked on a hand-in assignment, due Monday.

Apr. 7

Talked about exchange rates. The assignment is on pg. 69, #1 - 7.

Apr. 6

No class due to the career symposium.

Apr. 5

Talked about personal loans. The assignment is on pg. 62, #1 - 5.

Apr. 4

Talked about store promotions. The assignment is on pg. 56, #1 - 4.

Mar. 24

Worked on a hand-in assignment, due tomorrow.

Mar. 23

Talked about credit cards and the pros and cons of them. The assignment is on pg. 44, #1 - 7.

Mar. 22

Talked about compound interest. The assignment is on pg. 38, #1 - 8.

Mar. 21

Talked about how to determine the interest made on an investment. The assignment is on pg. 32, #1 - 7.

Mar. 18

Watched a movie involving probability and odds. No homework for the weekend!

Mar. 17

Had time to catch up on old assignments, and worked on a new assignment as well.

Mar. 16

Talked about being paid on a piecework basis. The assignment is on pg. 25, #1 - 11.

Mar. 15

Started into the new unit on Income and Debt by talking about commission. The assigment is on pg. 18, #1 - 11.

Mar. 11

Had an advisory period, and then had a relaxing class. No homework for the weekend!

Mar. 10

Had our Probability unit test.

Mar. 9

Reviewed the probability unit. The test is tomorrow.

Mar. 8

Talked about expected values. The assignment is on pg. 353, #1 - 7.

Mar. 7

Talked about probability with genetics. The assignment is on pg. 7 of the sheets we worked on today.

Mar. 4

Did an activity on theoretical vs. experimental probability. The sheet from this will be due Monday if you're not done yet.

Mar. 3

Talked about the difference between odds and probability. The assignment is on pg. 337, #1 - 10.

Mar. 2

Talked about how to make predictions using probability. The assignment is on Pg. 331, #1 - 7.

Mar. 1

Had a snow day today.

Feb. 28

Started talking about probability. The assignment is on pg. 324, #1 - 7.

Feb. 25

Played some games and caught up on some work.

Feb. 24

Had our Linear Relations unit test.

Feb. 23

Reviewed the Linear Relations unit. Don't forget that the test is tomorrow.

Feb. 22

Worked through some questions on how to use formulas. The assignment is on pg. 307, #1 - 9.

Feb. 17

Worked on a hand-in assignment, and then relaxed for the last part of class. The assignment will be due on Wenesday.

Feb. 16

Had a quiz, and then talked about interpreting graphs. The assignment is on pg. 299, # 1 - 6.

Feb. 15

Talked about some practical applications of linear relations and formulas. The assignment is on pg. 290, #1 - 3. Don't forget about the quiz tomorrow.

Feb. 14

Talked about linear relations that have a fixed value included. The assignment is on pg. 282, # 1 - 7.

Feb. 11

Had an advisory period, and watched some Mythbusters.

Feb. 10

Talked about finding a formula from a graph. The assignment is on pg. 273, #1 - 5.

Feb. 9

Talked about the slope of a graph. The assignment is on pg. 262 - 264, # 1 - 5.

Feb. 8

Talked about relations and functions and how to graph them. The assignment is on pg. 254 - 255, #1 - 7.

Feb. 7

Went through the course outline and handed out textbooks, and talked about the course.