Algebra
General Review Topics
Solving EquationsCheck out the practice problems on this website (ixl.com) to review the following topics:
-Solving One-Step Equations Example: Solve x + 4 = 6. -Solving Two-Step Equations Example: Solve 2x - 3 = 9. -Equations with Variables on Both Sides Example: Solve 2x - 3 = 9 - 4x. |
InequalitiesCheck out the practice problems on this website (ixl.com) to review the following topics:
-Graphing Inequalities Example: Graph x < -9. -Writing Inequalities from Graphs Example: Write an inequality given a shaded number line. -Solving Two-Step Inequalities Example: Solve 5x + 2 > 13. -Graphing Compound Inequalities Example: Graph -2 < x < 9. -Solving Compound Inequalities Example: Solve x + 2 > 9 or 2x - 1 < 11 |
Term 3 Goals
Unit 6B: Graphing LinesGoal A - Graph a Line Given in Slope Intercept Form
-Review Problems Goal B - Graph a Line Given in Standard Form -Review Problems Goal C - Write an Equation of a Line Given the Slope and Y-Intercept -Review Problems -Challenge Problems: Write an Equation from a Graph Goal D - Write an Equation of a Line Given a Point and the Slope -Review Problems -Challenge Problems: Graph a Line Given in Point-Slope Form Goal E - Write an equation of a Line Given Two Points -Review Problems: Finding the Slope Given Two Points -Note: Find the slope, then follow the same process as Goal D above. |
Unit 7: Systems of EquationsGoal A - Solve Systems by Graphing
-Review Problems Goal B - Parallel and Perpendicular Lines -Review Problems Goal C - Solve Systems by Substitution -Review Problems Goal D - Solve Systems by Elimination -Review Problems Goal E - Solve Word Problems using Systems of Equations -Review Problems with Graphing -Review Problems with Substitution -Review Problems with Elimination |
Unit 8A: SequencesGoal A - Find the Common Difference (d) of an Arithmetic Sequence
-Review Problems Goal B - Find the Nth Term of an Arithmetic Sequence -Review Problems Goal C - Find the Common Ratio (r) of a Geometric Sequence -Review Problems Goal D - Find the Nth Term of a Geometric Sequence -Review Problems Goal E - Determine if a Given Sequence is Geometric or Arithmetic -Review Problems |
Unit 8B: ExponentsGoal A - Writing Numbers in Scientific Notation AND Goal B - Writing Numbers in Standard Form Given Scientific Notation
-Review Problems Goal C - Multiplying Numbers in Scientific Notation Goal D - Zero Exponents Goal E - Negative Exponents -Review Problems Goal F - Multiplication Property of Exponents -Review Problems Goal G - Division Property of Exponents -Review Problems Goal H - Multiplying Two Numbers in Scientific Notation -Review Problems Goal I - Dividing Two Numbers in Scientific Notation -Review Problems Goal J - Power-to-a-Power Property of Exponents -Review Problems Goal K - Exponential Growth and Decay -Review Problems (these are a bit more challenging than the ones given discussed in class) |
Term 4 Goals
Unit 9A: Introduction to PolynomialsGoal A - Writing a Polynomial in Standard Form & Classifying Polynomials by the Number of Terms/Degree
-Notes: Standard Form -Notes: Degreees of Polynomials -Review Problems Goal B - Adding/Subtracting Polynomials -Notes -Review Problems -Geometric Application: Add Polynomials to Find Perimeter Goal C - Multiplying Monomials by Polynomials -Notes -Review Problems Goal D - Multiplying a Binomials by Binomials (Including Special Cases) -Notes (We've discussed two methods in class: (1) FOIL; (2) Area Method, aka Grid Method.) -Review Problems -Review Problems: Special Cases -Challenge Problems/Mixed Review: Multiplying Polynomials Goal E - Geometric Application: Finding the Area of a Shaded Region |
Unit 9B: FactoringGoal A - Factoring Polynomials by the GCF
-Notes: Factoring the GCF -Review Problems: Finding the GCF -Review Problems: Factoring the GCF Goal B - Factoring Quadratics with a Leading Coefficient of 1 -Notes: Factoring Quadratics -Review Problems **Special Skill: Factoring by Grouping** -Review Problems Goal C - Factoring Quadratics with Other Leading Coefficients -Notes: Factoring Quadratics Part Two -Review Problems Goal D - Factoring the Difference of Two Squares -Notes: Factoring the Difference of Two Squares (there is a video to go along with the written explanation) -Review Problems Goal E - Factoring Polynomials Completely -Notes: Factoring Polynomials Completely -Review Problems |
Unit 10: Solving Quadratics
Goal A - Graphing Quadratics
-Notes
-Video Lesson
-Review Problems
Goal B - Solving by Graphing
-Notes
-Video Lesson
-Notes with Video Lesson
Goal C - Solving by Factoring
-Notes
-Review Problems
Goal D - Simplifying Square Roots
-Notes
-Review Problems
Goal E - Solving by Square Rooting
-Notes
-Review Problems
Goal F - Solving by the Quadratic Formula
-Notes
-Review Problems
-Notes
-Video Lesson
-Review Problems
Goal B - Solving by Graphing
-Notes
-Video Lesson
-Notes with Video Lesson
Goal C - Solving by Factoring
-Notes
-Review Problems
Goal D - Simplifying Square Roots
-Notes
-Review Problems
Goal E - Solving by Square Rooting
-Notes
-Review Problems
Goal F - Solving by the Quadratic Formula
-Notes
-Review Problems
Additional Resources
Check out these resources for additional review.
-Ms. McDonald's Math Emporium
This is a website with resources for teachers, but you might find additional worksheets for practice and different versions of notes for addtional review.
-IXL
This website has a number of practice problems for all topics in Algebra. Click on the topic you would like to review.
-Ms. McDonald's Math Emporium
This is a website with resources for teachers, but you might find additional worksheets for practice and different versions of notes for addtional review.
-IXL
This website has a number of practice problems for all topics in Algebra. Click on the topic you would like to review.
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