OVERALL EXPECTATIONS By the end of this course, students will:- 1. Evaluate powers with rational exponents, simplify expressions containing exponents, and describe properties of exponential functions represented in a variety of ways. 2. Make connections between the numeric, graphical, and algebraic representations of exponential functions. 3. Identify and represent exponential functions, and solve problems involving exponential functions, including problems arising from real-world applications.
By the end of this course, students will:
1. demonstrate an understanding of functions, their representations, and their inverses, and make connections between the algebraic and graphical representations of functions using transformations;
2. determine the zeros and the maximum or minimum of a quadratic function, and solve problems involving quadratic functions, including problems arising from real-world applications;
3. demonstrate an understanding of equivalence as it relates to simplifying polynomial, radical, and rational expressions