Ch 5: Graphing & Rational Equations: College Precalculus Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The Graphing and Rational Equations chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach how to a graph a reflection and find the least common denominator in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Graphing and Rational Equations chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

DayTopicsKey Terms and Concepts Covered
MondayMathematical Reflections: Definition and Rules Description of a mathematical reflection; graphing methods on the coordinate plane and rules of reflections
TuesdayMathematical Reflections: Drawings and ExamplesInstructions for graphing reflections across the line x = y, origin, x-axis or y-axis
WednesdayThe Least Common Denominator: Terms and CalculationsDefinition of denominator, integer, multiple, product and set in relation to the least common denominator; use of the greatest common divisor and two methods for calculating the least common denominator
ThursdaySolving Rational Equations: Definition and ProcessExplanation and purpose of a rational equation; steps involved in solving equations for the value of x
Friday Rational Equations: Sample Problems Problem-solving practice with rational expressions

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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