MCR3U: Functions - Grade 11

Credit Value:


Course Description: 

This course enables students to broaden their understanding of relationships and extend their problem-solving and algebraic skills through investigation, the effective use of technology, and abstract reasoning. Students will explore quadratic relations and their applications; solve and apply linear systems; verify properties of geometric figures using analytic geometry, and investigate the trigonometry of right and acute triangles. Students will reason mathematically and communicate their thinking as they solve multi-step problems.


Principles of Mathematics Grade 10, Academic

Ministry Policy Documents:

The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 11 and 12: Mathematics, 2007 (revised)​

Text Resources:

There are no required texts for the course. However, the activities include practice questions from two textbooks.

Required Software/Equipment:

Throughout the course, technology will be used for investigations and performance tasks. Students will need the following: Adobe Acrobat Reader; Geometer's Sketchpad; Sun Java; Word or Open Office. Web Resources: AdobeAtomic Learning; Quicktime; MacromediaSun Java Download Centre. ​