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I. Introduction to Algebra
Lesson: Verbal to Algebraic Expressions & Equations
Example: How do you write 5 greater than algebraically?
Lesson: Declaring Variables
Example: Mike is 3 inches taller than Semande. If Semande is s inches tall, express Mike’s height in terms of s.
Lesson: Order of Operations
Example: Evaluate
Lesson: Real Numbers (Including Rational vs. Irrational Numbers)
Lesson: Order of Operations with Substitution
Example: If , what is the value of ?
Lesson: Adding and Subtracting Real Numbers
Example: Evaluate
Lesson: Multiplying and Dividing Real Numbers
Example: Evaluate
Lesson: Properties of Real Numbers
Example: Which property justifies the following equation:
Lesson: Distributive Property
Example: Simplify
Lesson: Finding the Solution to an Equation
Example: Is 7 a solution to the equation ?
II. Solving Equations
Lesson: Solving Algebraic Equations (OneStep)
Example: Solve for .
Lesson: Solving MultiStep Equations
Example: Solve for .
Lesson: MultiStep Equations (Variable on Both Sides)
Example: Solve for .
Lesson: Linear Equations
Example: Solve for .
Lesson: Solving Proportions
Example: Solve for .
Lesson: Solving Complex Proportions
Example: Solve for .
Lesson: Percents
Example: What is 48% of 30?
Lesson: Percent Change
Example: What is the percent change from 50 to 72?
III. Solving Inequalities
Lesson: Graphing Inequalities
Example: Graph k < 1
Lesson: Solving Inequalities Using Addition or Subtraction
Example: Solve for .
Lesson: Solving Inequalities Using Multiplication or Division
Example: Solve for .
Lesson: Solving Inequalities
Example: Solve for .
Lesson: Solving Compound Inequalities
Example: Solve for .
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Lesson: Solving and Graphing Compound Inequalities
Example: Solve for and graph.
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Lesson: Absolute Value Equations
Example: Solve for .
Lesson: Absolute Value Inequalities
Example: Solve for .
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IV. Functions
Lesson: Using Graphs to Relate Two Quantities
Example: A bird flies above ground in search of worms. This is represented in the table below.
What does A represent?
Lesson: Patterns and Linear Functions
Example: Is the following graph linear?
Example: For each set of ordered pairs, write the rule that represents the function.
Lesson: Patterns and NonLinear Functions
Example: Is the following a linear or nonlinear function?
Example: For the set of ordered pairs, write the rule that represents the function.
(0,1),(1,3),(2,9),(3,27),(4,81)
Lesson: Graphing a Function Rule
Example: Match the function with its graph.
Lesson: Writing a Function Rule
Example: Write the function rule for the table of values.
Lesson: Formalizing Relations and Functions
Example: Is the following relation shown a function?
(2, 0.5), (0, 2.5), (4, 6.5), (5, 2.5)
V. Linear Functions
Lesson: Slope
Example: What is the slope of the line below?
Example: What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (2, 7) and (5, 12)?
 Practice 01 – Slope from a graph & from 2 points
 Practice 02 – Slope from a graph & from 2 points
 Practice 03 – Slope from 2 Points
 Practice 04 – Slope from 2 Points
Lesson: Equation of a Line
Example:
 What is the equation of a line with a slope of 4 and a yintercept of 1?
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Lesson: Point Slope Form
Example:
 What is the pointslope form of a line passing through the point (1,2) with a slope of 2?
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Lesson: Finding the Equation of a Line, Given the Slope and a Point
Example:
 What is the slope intercept form of a line passing through the point (3,0) with a slope of 1?
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Lesson: Standard Form of the Equations of a Line
Example:
 What is the standard form equation of the line ?
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Lesson: Finding the Equation of a Line, Given Two Points
Example:
 What is the equation of the line that passes through (4,2) and (0,3)?
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Lesson: Equations of Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
Example:

 What is the equation of the line that passes through (2,4) and is parallel to
Example:
 What is the equation of the line that passes through (2,4) and is perpendicular to
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Lesson: Scatterplots and Trendlines
Example:

 If the trend continues, what is the expected yvalue when x is 8, based on the scatterplot shown below?
Lesson: Graphing Absolute Value Functions
Example:
 Graph the equation
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VI. Systems of Equations and Inequalities
Lesson: Solving a System of Equations Graphically
Example:
 Solve the following system of equations graphically: and
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 Practice 02
Lesson: Solving a System of Equations Graphically
Example:
 Solve the following system of equations graphically: and
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Lesson: Solving a System of Equations Using Substitution
Example:
 Solve the following system of equations by using substitution: and
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Lesson: Solving a System of Equations Using Substitution
Example:
 Solve the following system of equations by using substitution: and
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Lesson: Solving a System of Equations Using Elimination
Example:
 Solve the following system of equations by using elimination: and
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Lesson: Solving a System of Equations Using Elimination
Example:
 Solve the following system of equations by using elimination: and
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Lesson: Applications of Linear Systems
Example:
 The difference between two numbers is 4. Their sum is 18. What are the two numbers?
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Lesson: Word Problems – System of Equations
Example:
 Smith and Jones are selling cookies. Smith sold 4 chocolate chip and 6 sugar cookies for a total of $60. Jones sold 5 chocolate chip and 3 sugar cookies for a total of $30. How much does a chocolate chip cookie cost?
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Lesson: Word Problems – System of Equations
Example:
 Rose is selling tickets to the school play to the first and second graders. The first graders bought 12 tickets for Friday night and 15 tickets to Saturday night for a total of $400. The second graders bought 14 tickets to Friday night and 10 tickets to Saturday night for a total of $420. How much does a Friday night ticket cost?
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Lesson: Graphing Linear Inequalities
Example:
 Sketch the solution to the system of inequalities: and
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 Practice 02
Lesson: Graphing Linear Inequalities
Example:

 What system of inequalities is shown below?
Lesson: Solving a System of Linear Inequalities
Example:
 What is the solution to the following system of inequalities: and
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 Practice 02
VII. Exponents and Exponential Functions
Lesson: Positive Exponents
Example:
 Evaluate
 Practice 01
 Practice 02
Lesson: Negative Exponents
Example:
 Evaluate
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Lesson: Multiplying & Dividing Terms that have Exponents
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Multiplying & Dividing Terms that have Exponents
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Graphs of Exponential Functions
Example:
 Graph the function
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Lesson: Exponential Growth
Example:
 The population of an ant colony increases by 100 each year. Is this linear or exponential growth?
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Lesson: Exponential Decay
Example:
 Is the function exponential decay?
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VIII. Polynomials and Factoring
Lesson: Adding & Subtracting Polynomials
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Adding & Subtracting Polynomials
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Multiplying a Polynomial by a Monomial
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Dividing a Polynomial by a Monomial
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Factor Out the Greatest Common Factor
Example:
 Factor out the GCF from
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Lesson: Factor Out the Greatest Common Factor
Example:
 Factor out the GCF from
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Lesson: Multiplying Binomials
Example:
 Multiply
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Lesson: Multiplying a Binomial by a Trinomial
Example:
 Multiply
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Lesson: Multiplying a Trinomial by a Binomial
Example:
 Multiply
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Lesson: Multiplying Binomials (Special Cases)
Example:
 Multiply
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Lesson: Factoring Quadratics
Example:
 Factor
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Lesson: Factoring Quadratics
Example:
 Factor
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Lesson: Difference of Perfect Squares
Example:
 Factor
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Lesson: Factoring by Grouping
Example:
 Factor
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IX. Quadratic Functions and Equations
Lesson: Evaluating Quadratic Functions
Example:
 Evaluate at
 Practice 01
 Practice 02
Lesson: Properties of Quadratic Functions
Example:
 Is the point (3,7) a solution to the function ?
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 Practice 02
Lesson: Solving Quadratic Equations by Taking Square Roots
Example:
 What are the solutions to ?
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Lesson: Solving Equations by Factoring
Example:
 What are the solutions to ?
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Lesson: Completing the Square
Example:
 What should be the value for when completing the square for ?
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Lesson: Solve Equations by Completing the Square
Example:
 Find the solutions to by completing the square
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Lesson: Vertex Form of a Quadratic Function by Completing the Square
Example:
 Complete the square to find the vertex of
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Lesson: Solving a System of Equations Graphically (Linear & Quadratic)
Example:
 Solve the following system of equations graphically: and
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Lesson: Solving a System of Equations Using Substitution (Linear & Quadratic)
Example:
 Solve the following system of equations by using substitution: and
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 Practice 02
X. Radical Expressions and Functions
Lesson: Pythagorean Theorem
Example:
 If the legs of a right triangle measure 5 and 12, what is the length of the hypotenuse?
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Lesson: Simplifying Radical Expressions
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Adding and Subtracting Radical Expressions
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Multiplying Radical Expressions
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Dividing Radical Expressions
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Solving Equations That Have Radical Terms
Example:
 Solve for x:
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Lesson: Solving Equations That Have Radical Terms
Example:
 Solve for x:
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Lesson: Graphing Square Root Functions
Example:
 Graph the function
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Lesson: SOHCAHTOA (sine, cosine, tangent)
Example:
 In , is a right angle, , and . What is the measure of ?
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Lesson: Inverse Trigonometric Functions
Example:
 Given that is a right triangle with as the right angle, and . What is the measure of ?
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XI. Rational Expressions and Functions
Lesson: Simplifying Rational Expressions
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Dividing Polynomials
Example:
 Simplify
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 Practice 02
Lesson: Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions
Example:
 Simplify
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Lesson: Fractional Equations
Example:
 Solve for x:
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Lesson: Solving Rational Equations
Example:
 Solve for x:
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Lesson: Inverse Variation
Example:
 If varies inversely with , and when , find when is
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 Practice 02
Lesson: Graphing Rational Functions
Example:
 Graph
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XII. Data Analysis and Probability
Lesson: Matrices
Example:

 What are the dimensions of this matrix?
Lesson: Frequency, Cumulative Frequency, & Histograms
Example:
 What is the frequency of the letter A in the following: AADBABACCADDCAD
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Lesson: Measures of Central Tendency & Dispersion
Example:
 James scored a 91 and a 94 on his first two tests. What score must he receive on his third test to maintain a 90 average?
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Lesson: Box & Whisker Plot
Example:
 What is the interquartile range for the following set of data: 2,5,3,7,5,6,2,2,9,4
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Lesson: Samples and Surveys
Example:
 John is trying to find out how many students in his school prefer math class over english class. He surveys every 5th ninth grader who walks into school. Is this sample biased?
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Lesson: Permutations and Combinations
Example:
 Evaluate
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Lesson: Theoretical vs. Experimental Probability
Example:
 Joanna rolled a sixsided die. What is the theoretical probability that it will land on an even number?
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Lesson: Probability of Compound Events
Example:
 Patricia rolled a sixsided die twice. What is the probability that she rolls a 2 and then an odd number?
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