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Math 8

Grade 8 Overview

  • The Number System

    • Know that there are numbers that are not rational, and approximate them by rational numbers.
  • Expressions and Equations

    • Work with radicals and integer exponents.
    • Understand the connections between proportional relationships, lines, and linear equations.
    • Analyze and solve linear equations and pairs of simultaneous linear equations.
  • Functions

    • Define, evaluate, and compare functions.
    • Use functions to model relationships between quantities.
  • Geometry

    • Understand congruence and similarity using physical models, transparencies, or geometry software.
    • Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem.
    • Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving volume of cylinders, cones and spheres.
  • Statistics and Probability

    • Investigate patterns of association in bivariate data.