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## Advanced Functions 12 Student Edition

by Kirsten Boucher, Dan Ciarmoli, Wayne Erdman, Patrick Grew, Jeff Irvine, Atul Kotecha, Antonietta Lenjosek, Roland Meisel, Jacob Speijer

1st Edition Active, In-Print 602 Pages Hardback
9780070266360 0070266360
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A resource written specifically for the University, Advanced Functions (MHF4U) course.

Preface

Chapter 1 Polynomial Functions
Prerequisite Skills
1.1 Power Functions
1.2 Characteristics of Polynomial Functions
1.3 Equations and Graphs of Polynomial Functions
1.4 Transformations
1.5 Slopes of Secants and Average Rate of Change
1.6 Slopes of Tangents and Instantaneous Rate of Change
Review
Practice Test

Chapter 2 Polynomial Equations and Inequalities
Prerequisite Skills
2.1 The Remainder Theorem
2.2 The Factor Theorem
2.3 Polynomial Equations
2.4 Families of Polynomial Functions
2.5 Solve Inequalities Using Technology
2.6 Solve Factorable Polynomial Inequalities Algebraically
Review
Practice Test
Task: Can You Tell Just by Looking?

Chapter 3 Rational Functions
Prerequisite Skills
3.1 Reciprocal of a Linear Function
Extension: Asymptotes and the TI-83 Plus or TI-84 Plus Graphing Calculator
3.2 Reciprocal of a Quadratic Function
3.3 Rational Functions of the Form
f(x) =  ax + b
cx + d
3.4 Solve Rational Equations and Inequalities
3.5 Making Connections With Rational Functions and Equations
Review
Practice Test
Chapters 1 to 3 Review

Chapter 4 Trigonometry
Prerequisite Skills
4.2 Trigonometric Ratios and Special Angles
4.3 Equivalent Trigonometric Expressions
4.4 Compound Angle Formulas
4.5 Prove Trigonometric Identities
Extension: Use The Geometer’s Sketchpad® to Sketch and Manipulate Three-Dimensional Structures in a Two-Dimensional Representation
Review
Practice Test

Chapter 5 Trigonometric Functions
Prerequisite Skills
5.1 Graphs of Sine, Cosine, and Tangent Functions
5.2 Graphs of Reciprocal Trigonometric Functions
5.3 Sinusoidal Functions of the Form
f(x) = a sin [k(x - d)] + c and
f(x) = a cos [k(x - d)] + c
Extension: Use a Graphing Calculator to Fit a Sinusoidal Regression to Given Data
5.4 Solve Trigonometric Equations
5.5 Making Connections and Instantaneous Rate of Change
Review
Practice Test
Chapters 4 and 5 Review

Chapter 6 Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
Prerequisite Skills
6.1 The Exponential Function and Its Inverse
6.2 Logarithms
6.3 Transformations of Logarithmic Functions
6.4 Power Law of Logarithms
6.5 Making Connections: Logarithmic Scales in the Physical Sciences
Review
Practice Test

Chapter 7 Tools and Strategies for Solving Exponential and Logarithmic Equations
Prerequisite Skills
7.1 Equivalent Forms of Exponential Equations
7.2 Techniques for Solving Exponential Equations
7.3 Product and Quotient Laws of Logarithms
7.4 Techniques for Solving Logarithmic Equations
7.5 Making Connections: Mathematical Modelling With Exponential and Logarithmic Equations
Review
Practice Test

Chapter 8 Combining Functions
Prerequisite Skills
8.1 Sums and Differences of Functions
8.2 Products and Quotients of Functions
8.3 Composite Functions
8.4 Inequalities of Combined Functions
8.5 Making Connections: Modelling With Combined Functions
Review
Practice Test
Chapters 6 to 8 Review

Course Review
Prerequisite Skills Appendix
Technology Appendix
Glossary
Index
Credits

New to this Edition

• The instructional design supports the investigative approach to introduce a lesson while developing students' abilities to reason mathematically and communicate their thinking
• While the focus of the course is on expanding knowledge of functions, students will achieve an extended knowledge base on exponential and logarithmic functions, trigonometric functions, polynomial and rational functions, and characteristics of functions
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