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Math Apprenticeship & Workplace 10 2015-16

Important Information

Course Outline
Ministry of Education Math 10 curriculum

Math 10 Provincial Exams will be in June.
Data page from the Provincial Exam

Practice exams and other info for Math/English/Science
The Provincial Exam for Math 10 courses will be on Monday, June 27 at 1:00 pm. I advise you to be at school 30 minutes early.

 
We are currently working on Unit 8 – Volume & Capacity.

The Unit 8 – Volume & Capacity unit test was on Thursday, June 9.
The Unit 7 – Earning & Spending Money unit test was on Thursday, May 26.
 
 
 
June 17
Students were given a practice provincial exam. Answer key is here.

June 13
Students were given the second of two review multiple choice question booklets. There are answer keys for each of them in the booklets.

June 9
Students wrote the Volume and Capacity test today and were given the first set of review work to prepare for the final exam.

June 7
Converting units of volume. 8.4 and 8.5 Worksheet.
The Unit 8 – Volume & Capacity unit test will be on Thursday, June 9.

June 3
Continued to work on capacities. 8.3 in the workbook.

June 1
Students wrote a practice provincial exam online in the computer lab.

May 30
Worked on Sections 8.1 & 8.2: Imperial and Metric Volumes & Capacities
We will be in the computer lab next class to prepare for the provincial exam.

May 26
Students wrote the Unit 7 – Earning & Spending Money unit test.

May 24
Review in the workbook.
The Unit 7 – Earning & Spending Money unit test will be on Thursday, May 26.

May 18
8.9 in the workbook
Currency Exchange
Next day, there will be a quiz unit prices, comparison shopping, and currency exchanges.
The Unit 7 – Earning & Spending Money unit test will be on Thursday, May 26.

May 16
8.8 in the workbook
Comparison shopping
There was a quiz on deductions and percents of spending.

May 12
8.7 in the workbook
Unit Rates and Unit Prices
There will be a quiz next class on deductions and percents of spending.

May 10
8.6 in the workbook
Applying Percentages to Spending: Taxes, Sales, & Inflation.
There will be a quiz in two classes.

May 6
Complete the Payroll Deductions – Section 8.5 in the workbooks.
Students wrote the income quiz today.

May 4
Section 8.4 in the workbooks. Types of income.
There will be a quiz on Friday on earning money.

May 2
Students were applying percents to their earnings work from the last few classes.
There will be a quiz on Friday.

April 26
Students were calculating earnings using timesheets and including overtime pay.

April 22
Started looking at calculating earnings based on hourly earnings or salary.

April 20
Students wrote the Unit 6 – Mass, Temperature, & Time unit test.

April 19
Review on page 22 in the workbook.
The Unit 6 – Mass, Temperature, & Time unit test will be tomorrow.

April 13
Elapsed time, start and end time calculations.
Pages 19 – 21 in workbook.
There will be a quiz next class – *** Tuesday ***
There will be a test in two classes – *** Wednesday ***
The Unit 6 – Mass, Temperature, & Time unit test will be on Wednesday, April 20.

April 11
Students wrote a mass/weight quiz and began a short section on clocks and time calculations.
Pages 17,18 in workbook.
The Unit 6 – Mass, Temperature, & Time unit test will be on Wednesday, April 20.

April 7
Continued looking at mass
Page 5 #3ik,5
Page 7 #2,3
Page 9 #2,3,5
There will be a mass quiz on Monday.
The Unit 6 – Mass, Temperature, & Time unit test will be on Wednesday, April 20.

April 5
Students wrote the temperature quiz
Started Mass
workbook page 5 #3a,c,e,j, and 4a-f.
There will be a mass quiz on Monday.
The Unit 6 – Mass, Temperature, & Time unit test will be on Wednesday, April 20.

 
April 1
Students worked on questions on page 13 of the workbook. Some questions involved conversions of temperature between the Celsius and Fahrenheit systems, and some involved conversions of changes in temperature.
There will be a quiz next class.

 
March 30
Students began looking at Temperature measurements.

 
March 9
Students wrote the unit 5 test.

 
March 7
Students are preparing for their chapter test next class.
The Unit 5 – Geometry Problems unit test will be on Wednesday, March 9.

 
March 3
Students continued their study of perimeter and circumference.
There will be a quiz Monday on perimeter and circumference.
The Unit 5 – Geometry Problems unit test will be on Wednesday, March 9.

 
March 1
There will be a quiz Monday on perimeter and circumference.
The Unit 5 – Geometry Problems unit test will be on Wednesday, March 9.

 
Feb 26
Perimeter problems
The Unit 5 – Geometry Problems unit test will be on Wednesday, March 9.
 
Feb 24
Problems involving decimals
Unit 5 workbook
Page 5 #1-4
Page 7 #1-3
There will be a quiz next class on problem solving involving fractions, decimals, and conversions.

 
Feb 17
Unit 5 – Length and Area Applications day 2.
In the Unit 5 workbook, we were working on questions from pages 2 and 4.

 
Feb 15
Students reviewed fraction and mixed number operations to begin Unit 5 – Length and Area Applications.
In the Unit 5 workbook, we were working on questions from pages 2 and 4.

 
Feb 11
As we are past the midpoint of the year, students were given a second day to look at topics that have been covered so far.

 
Feb 9
As we are past the midpoint of the year, students were given a review worksheet with topics from the first four units. Students should complete the worksheet over the next week.

 
Feb 3
Students wrote the Area & Surface Area test.

 
Feb 1
Students wrote a surface area quiz and are preparing for the test next day.
The Unit 4 – Area Measurement unit test will be on Wednesday, February 3.
 
Jan 28
Continued to study surface area.
There will be a surface area quiz next class.
The Unit 4 – Area Measurement unit test will be on Wednesday, February 3.
 
Jan 26
Students began looking at 3-dimensional surface areas.
Should be working in the workbooks at pages 13-15.
The Unit 4 – Area Measurement unit test will be on Wednesday, February 3.
 
Jan 22
Students are working on composite shapes, which are combinations of other two-dimensional shapes that we can calculate the areas of.
 
Jan 20
Students wrote a second converting units quiz, and are practicing calculating the areas of irregular shapes.
 
Jan 18
There will be another converting units of area quiz on Wednesday.
 
Jan 14
Students wrote the first quiz on Areas
Regular polygons – Page 9
Complete page 7 as well.
 
Jan 12
Students continued to convert areas and will have a quiz next day on calculating and converting areas.
 
Jan 8
Students began converting the areas on page 7 to other units of area.
 
Jan 6
Continued to look at areas as well as using areas to solve for heights, widths, or bases, etc.
 
Jan 4, 2016
Students worked on areas of two-dimensional shapes.
 
Dec 17
Students wrote a test and worked on puzzles. There is no homework. Enjoy the break!
 
Dec 15
We reviewed for the unit test.
The Unit 3 – Linear Measurement unit test will be next class.
 
Dec 11
Quiz 3 today.
Students worked on creating a mini-test in order to start reviewing the topics in this unit.
The Unit 3 – Linear Measurement unit test will be on Thursday, December 17.
 
Dec 9
We wrote a metric and imperial ruler quiz. Students also practiced conversions between the two systems. There will be a conversions quiz on Friday.
The Unit 3 – Linear Measurement unit test will be on Thursday, December 17.
 
Dec 7
Students practiced imperial and metric ruler measurements. There will be a quiz next class. Students also practiced conversions between the two systems. There will be a third quiz on Friday.
The Unit 3 – Linear Measurement unit test will be on Thursday, December 17.
 
Dec 3
Students used metric and Imperial rulers to measure. There will be a ruler quiz on Wednesday next week.
The Unit 3 – Linear Measurement unit test will be on Thursday, December 17.
 
Dec 1
We wrote the first quiz of this unit.
Students bisected line segments to find the midpoints by using a compass and a straightedge.
 
Nov 26
Students worked on conversions in the metric system. Quiz 1 for length conversions will be on Tuesday.
Students should have completed #5-10 on pages 4 and 6 in the workbook.
 
Nov 18
Unit 3 – Linear Measurements was started today. There was some work in the imperial system, fractions, and review of other calculations. For students unhappy with their results of the unit 2 test, the retest will be next Tuesday, November 25 after school in Mr. Hill`s room.
 
Nov 16
The Unit 2 – Right Triangles and Trigonometry unit test was written today. The retest will be next Tuesday, November 25. Some students had time to work on a puzzle involving cards.
 
Nov 12
Students wrote the third and final quiz for the right triangles and trigonometry unit. Students should be able to complete the Unit 2 workbooks.
The Unit 2 – Right Triangles and Trigonometry unit test will be on Monday, Nov. 16.
 
Nov 9
We looked at using sine, cosine, and tangent to determine lengths of sides and angles of any right triangle.
There will be a quiz next class.
 
Nov 5
We looked at using sine, cosine, and tangent to determine lengths of sides and angles of any right triangle.
 
Nov 3
We looked at using a trig table to determine the ratios of sides for any whole number angles. We could then determine lengths of sides and angles of any right triangle.
 
Oct 30
Looked at a trig table to calculate lengths of sides in right triangles with any angles.
Pages 14-16 in workbook.
 
Oct 28
Looked at comparing any sides in the 30-60-90 and 45-45-90 degree triangles. Pages 10-13 in workbook.
Quiz next day.
 
Oct 22
Looked at comparing specific (whole number ratio) sides in the 30-60-90 and 45-45-90 degree triangles. Pages 8-9 in workbook.
 
Oct 20
Students worked on the Pythagorean Theorem.
Pages 2-6 in workbook.
 
Oct 15
Students wrote the Unit 1 Scale, Polygons, and Angles test. No homework.
 
Oct 13
Students wrote the last quiz of the unit and are preparing for the unit test.
The Unit 1 Scale, Polygons, and Angles unit test will be on Thursday, October 15.
 
Oct 8
Angles formed by a transversal and parallel lines. There will be a quiz next day.
The Unit 1 Scale, Polygons, and Angles unit test will be on Thursday, October 15.
 
Oct 6
Wrote second quiz of of the unit. Studied relationships between angles formed by a transversal. Students worked on pages 6-7 in workbook.
The Unit 1 Scale, Polygons, and Angles unit test will be on Thursday, October 15.
 
Oct 1
More calculating angles. Some students worked on bisecting angles using the classic geometry tools of compass and straightedge.
There will be a quiz next day on measuring/drawing/calculating angles, as well as two scale questions.
The Unit 1 Scale, Polygons, and Angles unit test will be on Thursday, October 15.
 
Sept 30
Continued to use protractors to measure angles, but also began drawing angles. We calculated angles.
 
Sept 28
The class continued working on scale using ratios. We also looked at measuring angles using protractors.
 
Sept 23
The class wrote a scale quiz and also looked at using ratios for scale.
 
Sept 15
The class looked at scaling polygons and determining lengths of sides. Page 12 of the workbooks.
 
Sept 11
We saw that the scaling involved in the recipe is applicable to the scaling needed for similar shapes.
 
Sept 9
Recipe worksheet (the last two questions on the back were not assigned to Block B).

 
 
 

Unit 1 – Linear Measurement Systems

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to…

  • 1A –
  • 1B –
  • 1C –
  • 1D –

 
 
 

Unit 2 – Area Measurement Systems

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to…

  • 2A –
  • 2B –
  • 2C –
  • 2D –

 
 
 

Unit 3 – Linear/Area Measurement Applications

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to…

  • 3A –
  • 3B –
  • 3C –
  • 3D –
  • 3E –

 
 
 

Unit 4 – Volume & Capacity

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to…

  • 4A –
  • 4B –
  • 4C –
  • 4D –

 
 
 

Unit 5 – Mass, Temperature, & Time

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to…

  • 5A –
  • 5B –
  • 5C –
  • 5D –
  • 5E –

 
 
 

Unit 6 – Lines, Angles, and Polygons

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to…

  • 6A –
  • 6B –
  • 6C –
  • 6D –
  • 6E –
  • 6F –

 
 
 

Unit 7 – Trigonometry

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to…

  • 7A –
  • 7B –
  • 7C –
  • 7D –
  • 7E –

 
 
 

Unit 8 – Money & Spending

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to…

  • 7A –
  • 7B –
  • 7C –
  • 7D –
  • 7E –

 
 
 

Unit 9 – Earning an Income

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to…

  • 7A –
  • 7B –
  • 7C –
  • 7D –
  • 7E –
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