Algebra I Extended

Course Description: 
This course includes the introduction of variables, constants, expressions, equations and functions.  Also, the language of numbers will be examined.  The topics covered will be solving equations, simplifying expressions, understanding order of operations, and performing operations with positive and negative numbers.  Also, exploring polynomials, factoring, graphing (linear and quadratic functions), simplifying radicals and expanding arithmetic knowledge.

Course Objective: 

Students will acquire and demonstrate knowledge of concepts, definitions, properties and applications of several topics as well as develop the computational skills and strategies needed to solve problems.  Students will develop critical thinking and decision making skills by connecting concepts/topics to practical applications.

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