This course is the second of two that comprise Honors Algebra 1. In this course, the student will explore additional concepts in higher-level MA. The student will review the properties of exponents before learning how to add, subtract, multiply, divide, and factor polynomials. Next the student will learn how to write, solve, and graph quadratic and radical functions. OT topics in the course include simplifying scientific notation, simplifying radicals, trigonometric equations, and rational expressions. The end of the course concludes with a data analysis and probability unit, where the student will organize data using matrices, interpret histograms, calculate and interpret the measures of central tendency, find probability, and find permutations and combinations. Throughout the course, the student will solve real-world problems and model real-world scenarios. Throughout the course, the student will be introduced to multiple problem-solving strategies and will be exposed to various technologies that can be utilized when solving algebra problems.
Algebra 1 A is a prerequisite for this course.
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Student participation in this course is documented by the following:
- Coursework submissions recorded by the learning management system.
- Participation verified by the virtual education teacher for time spent working offline.
- Academic-based communication between the student and virtual education teacher or learning coach and virtual education teacher.
- Synchronous time with the class, a group or the virtual education teacher recorded by the learning management system or teacher.
- The virtual education teacher verifies participation in the course 1-3 times a week.
- Virtual education teacher verifies participation 1 to 3 times weekly