This course is designed to give students a basic understanding of Algebra I concepts that they can use in the study of other branches of mathematics in high school and college, in their career choices, or in everyday life. The study of Algebra can strengthen a student’s ability to solve problems and help their thinking and reasoning skills.
Topics covered include: Expressions and Equations (includes formulas, proportions), solving simple, multi-step, compound inequalities, solving systems (equations and inequalities), functions, linear and non-linear, simplifying with exponents, simplifying polynomials, factoring polynomials, simplifying rational radical expressions, and statistics and data analysis.