# Ch 17: Rational Functions & Difference Quotients Lesson Plans

The Rational Functions & Difference Quotients chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach rational functions and difference quotients 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 Rational Functions & Difference Quotients 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.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Equations and inequalities that involve rational functions Steps and examples for solving equations and inequalities that involve rational functions
Tuesday Graph and analyze rational functions How to graph rational functions, identify asymptotes and analyze their behavior
Wednesday Slant asymptotes of rational functions Definition of slant asymptotes and how to find them with rational functions.
Thursday Expressions of rational functions How to find expressions of rational functions with vertical and horizontal asymptotes
Friday Difference quotient Definition and application of the geometric interpretation of difference quotient.

4 Lessons in Chapter 17: Rational Functions & Difference Quotients Lesson Plans
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
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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