Math 60  Introductory Algebra, 1st Term
Note: These materials go with Edition 1. PCC is now on Edition 2.
Free Online Textbook: ORCCA: Open Resources for Community College Algebra
Do not purchase the Blitzer Textbook. If you would like to buy a hardcopy of the free online book, you can buy it from Amazon for $12 + shipping.
Syllabus
Daily Class Agenda
ORCCA Odd Answers  These are the answers to the odd numbered problems at the end of each section. Use these for extra practice and to help you with the Webwork problems.
ORCCA Videos
Access the free online homework (WeBWorK) through our D2L Brightspace course.
Assignments and other content will be posted in D2L. Check D2L for your grades.
Free Online Textbook: ORCCA: Open Resources for Community College Algebra
Do not purchase the Blitzer Textbook. If you would like to buy a hardcopy of the free online book, you can buy it from Amazon for $12 + shipping.
Syllabus
Daily Class Agenda
ORCCA Odd Answers  These are the answers to the odd numbered problems at the end of each section. Use these for extra practice and to help you with the Webwork problems.
ORCCA Videos
Access the free online homework (WeBWorK) through our D2L Brightspace course.
Assignments and other content will be posted in D2L. Check D2L for your grades.
Sections 
Notes and Resources 
Group Activities 
1.1 Negative Numbers and
1.3 Absolute Value and Square Roots Introduction to D2L and Webwork 
This video is from a Math 20 class in a previous term so yours will look a little different but it will help you learn to navigate in D2L and Webwork.
Here is a very useful video on math anxiety

1.2 Fractions and
1.4 Order of Operations 

1.5 Set Notation and Types of Numbers
1.6 Comparison Symbols 1.7 Intervals and SetBuilder Notation 
The sets of numbers video got cut off. Please see the notes to the right for irrational and real numbers.

2.1 Evaluating Expressions
2.2 Equations and Inequalities as True/False Statements 

2.3 Solving OneStep Equations
2.4 Solving OneStep Inequalities 

2.5 OneStep Equations with Percents
2.6 Modeling with Equations and Inequalities 
The document camera software was not working at the beginning of class. See the completed notes to the right.

2.7 Introduction to Exponent Rules
2.8 Simplifying Expressions 

Midterm 1 on Chap 12.6
See Practice Test/Review with answers in D2L
3.1 Solving Multistep Equations and Inequalities


3.2 Solving Linear Equations and Inequalities with Fractions
3.3 Isolating a Linear Variable 

3.4 Solving Proportions
3.5 Special Solution Sets 

Note that doing problem 4b with the LCD is beyond Math 60. You can crossmultiply it, but you don't have to do the LCD with variables. We will have variables only in the numerators.
3.4 and 3.5 Notes and Practice  Blank 3.4 and 3.5 Notes and Practice  Completed 
Midterm 2 on Chap 2.73
Look for practice test with solutions in D2L
Look for practice test with solutions in D2L
4.1 Cartesian Coordinates
4.2 Graphing Linear Equations 

4.3 TwoVariable Data and Rate of Change
4.4 Slope 

4.5 SlopeIntercept Form
4.6 PointSlope Form 

4.7 Standard Form and Graphing Using Intercepts
4.8 Horizontal, Vertical, Parallel and Perpendicular Lines 

4.10 Linear Inequalities in Two Variables


4.9 Review of Linear Equations (and Inequalities)

4.9 Chapter 4 Review Organizer  Blank
4.9 Chapter 4 Review Organizer  Completed Escape From Math 60 game answers posted in D2L. 
Final Exam (Cumulative)
Chapters 14
Check D2L for the practice test and solutions
Chapters 14
Check D2L for the practice test and solutions