C. Tsuji Math 114

Final Exam Hints

The final exam is comprehensive. It will cover all the chapters that were discussed in class.

Some of the topics that the exam will cover.

Solve equations
- logarithmic
- radical
- rational
- absolute value
- expand, compress expressions using the properties of logarithms.
- rewrite in exponential, logarithmic form.
Find composite functions.
Rationalize the denominator.
Simplify expressions that are
- radical
- rational
- exponential
Solve motion, work, variation problems
Summation notation
- write
- expand
- evaluate
Arithmetic, Geometric sequences
- find indicated term
- sum
- solve
- graph the solution
Find inverse of a function.
Find domain
- rational function
- radical function
- logarithmic function
- midpoint of a line segment
- length of a line segment
- center, radius of a circle
Find the equation of the circle
- Circle
- exponential function

 The exam has approximately 33 problems.

To help your memory, you may use the sheets that you made for the four exams. That is four, 8.5 inch by 11 inch pieces of paper. You may add one additional sheet for a total of five. This additional sheet has the heading, ‘Final help.’ This sheet has two problems on it along with your memory help. The problems are: page 10, number 15 and page 24, number 41. These two problems must be the first two items on this sheet.

Below these problems can be your memory helps. Be sure that you follow the guidelines for the assignments. All sheets must be hand written.

To increase your final exam score by 10 %, staple only, the ‘Final help’ page to the front of your exam. This sheet must follow the assignment guidelines to obtain the 10%.  Any discussion on this, then the 10 % will not be added. 5% may be given for not following the instructions.


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