• Quadratic Functions and Factoring

    At the end of the unit students will be able to:

    • graph quadratic functions, find and interpret the maximum and minimum values of a quadratic function
    • solve quadratic equations by graphing
    • estimate solutions of quadratic equations by graphing
    • solve quadratic equations by factoring
    • write a quadratic equation given the roots
    • solve quadratic equations by using the square root property
    • solve quadratic equations by completing the square
    • solve quadratic equations by using the quadratic formula
    • use the discriminant to determine the number and type of roots of a quadratic equation
    • analyze quadratic functions in completed square form and write quadratic functions in completed square form
    • find the midpoint of a segment on the coordinate plane
    • find the distance between two points on the coordinate plane
    • solve systems of quadratic equations algebraically and graphically