Algebra 1

graphing calculator is recommended for this course

This class will work within the common core standards and the standards for mathematical practice. Topics introduced include linear, quadratic, cubic, square root, cubed root, exponential, absolute value, piecewise, polynomial, and step functions. Students will be expected to show all four representations of the many different functions. Students will also solve systems of equations, represent exponential growth and decay, and find curved best fit models. Students will gain increased mastery of conceptual reasoning and quantitative problem solving.