• Polynomials and Polynomial Functions

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

    • multiply and divide monomials
    • use expressions written in scientific notation
    • add and subtract polynomials, multiply polynomials

     

    Linear Equations and Functions

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

    • analyze and graph relations
    • find functional values
    • identify linear equations
    • write linear equations in standard form and graph them
    • find and use the gradient of a line
    • graph parallel and perpendicular lines
    • write an equation of a line given the slope and a point on the line
    • write an equation of a line parallel and perpendicular to a given line
    • draw scatter plots
    • find and use prediction equations
    • identify step and piece wise functions
    • identify and graph constant and absolute value functions
    • graph linear and absolute value inequalities

     

    Linear Systems

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

    • solve systems of linear equations by graphing
    • determine whether a system of linear equations is consistent and independent, consistent dependent, or inconsistent
    • solve systems of linear equations by using substitution or elimination
    • solve systems of inequalities by graphing
    • determine the coordinates of the vertices of a region bounded by the graph of a system of inequalities
    • find the maximum and minimum values of a function over a region
    • solve systems of linear equations in three variables.