 Professor Freedman's
Prealgebra Homework Schedule
Spring 2021

Text: Prealgebra by Miller, O'Neill & Hyde, 3rd Edition, McGrawHill, Inc.,2020

Dates Subject to Change

Assignments

WEEK of 1/18

Homework Assigned

Watch the following videos:

Introduction to Algebra -Exponents, Absolute Values & Order of Operations

Addition & Subtraction of Signed Numbers

Complete in Aleks.com Assignments #1 & 2

Now complete quiz #1 in Aleks.com QUIZ #1 in Aleks.com on the first 2 videos

Homework Tips (Week 1)

WEEK of 1/25

Homework Assigned

Watch the following videos:

Multiplication & Division of Signed Numbers

Order of Operations on Signed Numbers

Now complete Assignment #3 and quiz #2 in Aleks.com QUIZ #2 in Aleks.com on the Multiplication & Division of Signed Numbers

Watch the following videos:

Evaluating an Algebraic Expression

Commutative, Associative & Distributive Properties

Combining Like Terms

Now complete assignment #4 in Aleks.com

Homework Tips (Week 2)

WEEK of 2/1

 Review Evaluating Algebraic Expression, Properties, & Combining Like Terms & Begin Solving Equations(Part 1) Homework Assigned: Watch the following videos: Evaluating an Algebraic Expression Commutative, Associative & Distributive Properties Combining Like Terms Solving Linear Equations (Part 1) Complete Assignment #5 (Equations Part 1) and QUIZ #3 in Aleks.com

WEEK of 2/8

Solving Linear Equations with Multiple Steps (Part 2)
Complete Assignment # 6 in Aleks.com QUIZ #4 in Aleks.com

WEEK of 2/15

MAJOR TEST in ALEKS.com on Chapters,1,2,3

PRACTICE TEST

WEEK of 2/22

Homework Assigned:

Watch the following videos:

Proper & Improper Fractions & Mixed Numbers

Converting Mixed Numbers to Improper Fractions

Simplifying Fractions

Multiplying Fractions

Dividing Fractions

In Aleks.com Complete Assignment #7 (Proper & Improper Fractions), Assignmnet #8 (Simplifying Fractions), Assignment #9 ( Multiplication & Division of Fractions) QUIZ #5 in Aleks.com

WEEK of 3/1

Homework Assigned:

Watch the following videos:

Writing Equivalent Fractions

Ordering Fractions

Adding & Subtracting Fractions with Same Denominator

Adding & Subtracting Fractions with Different Denominators

Multiplication of Mixed Numbers

Division of Mixed Numbers

In Aleks.com Complete Assignment #10 (Equivalent Fraction and Ordering Fractions) , Assignment #11 (Add and Subtract Fractions), Assignment #12 ( Multiplication & Division of Mixed Numbers), Assignment #13 (Add Mixed Numbers)

WEEK of 3/8

Homework Assigned:

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Subtraction of Mixed Numbers

Order of Operations with Mixed Numbers

Rounding Decimals

Ordering Decimals

In Aleks.com Complete Assignment #14 (Subtraction of Mixed Numbers with Borrowing) , Assignment #15 (Order of Operations with Fractions), Assignment 16 (Decimal Notation & Rounding), Assignment #17 (Practice Test)

STUDY FOR MIDTERM EXAM - DO PRACTICE TEST Assignment #17 (Practice Test - )

WEEK of 3/15 SPRING BREAK
WEEK of 3/22

STUDY FOR MIDTERM EXAM

MIDTERM EXAM

WEEK of 3/29

Homework Assigned:

Watch the following videos:

Decimals - Multiplication & Division by Powers of Ten

In Aleks.com Complete Assignment #18 (Multiplying and Dividing by Powers of 10 and Rounding Quotients) , Assignment #19 (Writing Fractions to Decimals and Decimals to Fractions), Assignment 20 (Mean, Median, Mode,
Assignment #21 (Ratio and Rate)

WEEK of 4/5

Homework Assigned:

Watch the following videos:

In Aleks.com Complete Assignment #22 (Solving Proportions) , Assignment #23 (Solving Proportion Word Problems) QUIZ #6 in Aleks.com On Proportions

WEEK of 4/12

Homework Assigned:

Watch the following videos:

Converting Percents to Decimals & Decimals to Percents

Solving Percent Problems Using the Proportion Method

In Aleks.com Complete Assignment #24 (Percents, Fractions & Decimals) , Assignment #25 (Solving Little Percent Word Problems by the Proportion Method) ,Assignment #26 ( Solving Bigger Percent Problems), Assignment #27( Practice Test on Proportions & Percents - Study Guide)

WEEK of 4/19

Homework Assigned 11/23 :

Watch the following video:

Plotting Points

Go to aleks.com

In Aleks.com Complete Assignment #28 (Plotting Points)

MAJOR TEST on PROPORTIONS & PERCENTS

WEEK of 4/26

Homework Assigned 11/30:

Go to aleks.com and Complete Assignment #29 PRACTICE FINAL EXAM (STUDY GUIDE)

Go to aleks.com and Complete FINAL EXAM