Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in Access Math or equivalent. Freshmen should consult their 8th grade math teacher for proper placement.
Recommendation: Students in this course should have a solid foundation in common core grade 8 standards.
This course includes the standards from the Common Core State Standards. Included are the conceptual categories of Number and Quantity, Algebra, Functions, Geometry, and Statistics and Probability. Topics of study include: writing expressions and equations to describe numbers and relationships; solve and graph linear and exponential functions; model linear functions; solve, graph and model systems of equations; summarize, represent and interpret data; use transformations to understand congruence; use geometric constructions to understand geometric properties; and use coordinate geometry to prove geometric theorems. This course is pending board approval.