Math 152A

Midterm II Prep

On
May 15, at 4 PM you will be taking your second midterm exam. You are
required to bring the following to the exam:

1)
Pencils or Pens

2)
Paper (for scrap- to be handed in)

3) A clear and unstressed mind
(preferable your own)J. No Calculators can be used for the exam.

**The Midterm
will cover the following topics: **

A)
Translating English to Math

B)
Solving number problems (unknown quantities are numbers vs. $, % , etc.)

C)
Money word problems

D)
Mixture word problems

E)
Rate x Time = Distance problems

F)
Linear inequalities in one variable- be able to solve, graph and show in
interval (opened or closed) notation

Don’t forget to change
sign if multiplying or dividing by a negative number

G)
Compound Inequalities- be able to solve, graph and show in interval (opened or
closed) notation

And means
intersection

Or means union

Don’t forget to change
sign if multiplying or dividing by a negative number

H)
Absolute Value Equations

Don’t forget to solve both equations
(positive and negative distances)

I)
Exponents

Zero exponents

Exponent = 1

Negative exponents

Product rule & Quotient rule

Power to a power rule

Don’t forget- exponent ONLY applies to number directly in front of it unless parentheses are used

Other
Activities:

Look
over the review section at the end of each chapter for key words, rules &
steps.

Do
the review exercises & test at the back of each chapter. (Only concepts we
studied J)

See a tutor.