Available to Grades 9-12
Algebra 1 is the foundation of higher mathematics. Students will study the language and properties of algebra as applied to the real number system. Students will represent a variety of functions as tables, graphs and equations. Students will also solve linear, quadratic, exponential, and systems of equations by various methods and apply them to practical applications. Students will learn to work with and simplify radicals and rational expressions. The skills learned in algebra 1 prepare students for the coursework for the rest of their high school and college careers.
Prerequisite: The student must have taken and received a passing grade in Pre-Algebra. There are no exceptions to this prerequisite.