Algebra I

Algebra I – Grades *8-12

1 Credit (1/2 credit per semester)

Prerequisite:  Grades 9-12:  Successful completion of the 8th grade math course or Pre-Algebra course, and possess strong basic math skills.  * Additionally, 8th graders wishing to take Algebra MUST complete Pre-Algebra successfully prior to taking Algebra.

An introduction to terminology used in higher mathematics, introducing the solving of many types of equations, and graphing on the coordinate plane.  Solving of systems of equations, use of exponents, radicals, operations involving polynomials and factoring are some of the many topics included in this course.