Supplements
Here
you will find helpful supplements for certain classes...
Algebra and Pre Calculus
Web Page  Downloadable
Word Doc (if available) 
Description 
Domain + Range  Domain + Range  Help working with, and finding the domain and range of various functions. Answers are included. 
Box Problem  Box Problem  Working with functions and attributes 
Trig Formulas  Trig Formulas  A synopsis of the Trig formulas you will need in order to solve problems. 
NA 
A nice description of the general formula for the sine function and a look at how each constant effects it's appearence.  
Trig Identities  PDF format only  A page of identities for extra practice. 
Angle Reductions  NA  Explore the relationship between the sine and cosine function. Solutions are available via a link on the Angle Reductions page. 
More Trig functions  NA  Explore trig functions with your graphing calculator. 
The Prisoner  NA  A challenging problem involving trig. 
MAT 210 and Calculus
Web Document Form 
Downloadable Word Document 

MAT 270 and Calculus
Here are some great
projects by Trey Cox and
Scott Adamson
Feel free to send them comments...
Downloading instructions:
Rightclick on the link under the Character column and select 'save target as'
and then download. You will need MS Word to open the document
Solutions are not up
yet, I'm working on it
Character

Math
Topic 
Level 
Soutions 
Methods
of Sampling 
Statistics 
Fred
Flintstone 

Area,
Unit Conversion, Large numbers 
Algebra 
Flik 

Linear
Modeling 
Algebra 
Wilson
(Home Improvement) 

Linear
Regression, Rate of Change, Mathematical Modeling, function notation 
Algebra 
Jim
Baylor (Tim Taylor) 

Quadratic
Regression, Successive differences, function notation 
Algebra 
Jim
Baylor (Tim Taylor) 

Quadratic
and Linear regression and modeling 
Algebra 
Princess
Leia 

Fonzie 
TBD 
Algebra 
Fonzie 
Dorothy
or Lion 
TBD 
Algebra 
Dorothy
or Lion 
Inspector
Gadget 


Inspector
Gadget 
Linear
and Exponential Growth 
Algebra 
Alice 

Piecewise
Functions 
Algebra 
Phoebe
Buffay 

Quadratic
Regression 
Algebra 
Survivor! 

Rational
modeling 
Algebra 
Bert 

Rational
Modeling 
Algebra 
Rand
Peltzer 

Jim
Baylor (Tim Taylor) 
Exponential
and Logistic regression and modeling 
Algebra 
Jim
Baylor (Tim Taylor) 
Trigonometric
Modeling of Sound Waves 
PreCalculus 
Gilligan 

Trigonometric
Modeling of Water Waves 
PreCalculus Trigonometry 
Gilligan 

Trigonometric
Modeling of a roller coaster 
PreCalculus Trigonometry 
Wile
E. Coyote 

Trigonometric
Modeling of building a train route 
PreCalculus Trigonometry 
Jethro
Bodean 

Derivatives 
Calculus
I 
Tiger
Woods 

Optimization 
Calculus
I 
007 

Logistic
Functions and Point of Inflection 
Calculus
I 
007 

Logistic
Functions and Financial modeling 
Calculus
I 
Buzz
Lightyear 

Inigo Montoya

Dampened
Trigonometric Functions, Limits, and Derivative 
Calculus
I 
Inigo Montoya

Trapezoidal
Method of approximating area 
Calculus
II 
Dr.
I.R. Service 

Volumes
of Revolution 
Calculus
II 
Hershey
Chocolate Company 

Newton’s
Law of Cooling Integration (Separation of Variables) 
Calculus
II 
Cal
Clulus, P.I. 

Optimization
(multivariable) 
Calculus
III 
Oscar
the Grouch 

Vectors,
Derivatives, Integration 
Calculus
III 
Scooby
Doo 

Vectors,
Differential Equations, Force 
Calculus
III 
Mario
Brothers 
Projects for Algebra and PreCalculus





Here you will find sample tests and quizzes for you to work on... The midterms are a collection of Advanced Algebra, PreCalculus and Brief Calculus problems. The quizzes are samples of questions I have asked in the past. There are Solutions to some of the items here!!!
MAT 210 Sample Midterms
Test 1 (Spring 2001)  Test 2 (Spring 2001)  Test 3 (Spring 2001) 
Final (Spring 2001) 
MTE 180 Sample Exams
I will add new projects as they come. Let me know if you have any problems.