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Introduction to Quadratic Functions


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UnLock Algebra I Scope & Sequence

Take a look at our scope and the sequence in which the lessons are placed. Our lessons break math into bite-size chunks and build one concept upon another in a logical fashion that enhances learning and reduces math anxiety. We begin with a Pre-Algebra Review Unit to review concepts your child should already be familiar with. This is to ensure that they don't have any "gaps" that could hold them back as they move ahead.

Unit 0    Pre-Algebra Review Pt.1

0.1          Integers & Absolute Value
0.2          Subtracting Integers
0.3          Multiplying Integers

0.4          Dividing Integers

0.5          Order of Operations

0.6          Evaluating Expressions using Substitution 

0.7          Properties of Real Numbers

0.8          Like Terms

0.9          Distributive Property

.10          Greatest Common Factor (GCF)

Unit 0    Pre-Algebra Review Pt.2

0.11          The Least Common Multiple (LCM)
0.12          Writing Mixed Numbers & Improper Fractions
0.13          Reciprocals and Dividing Fractions
0.14          Cancelling to Simplify Multiplication & Division
0.15          Adding & Subtracting Fractions (Unlike Denominators)

0.16          Decimals to Fractions

0.17          Fractions to Decimals
0.18          Finding Percent of a Number

0.19          Ratio and Proportion

Unit 1    Equations

1.1          Introduction to Equations
1.2           Solving Equations - Adding & Subtracting
1.3           Solving Equations - Multiplying & Dividing
1.4          Two Step Equations
1.5          Multistep & Distributive Part I
1.6          Multistep & Distributive Part II
1.7          Equations with Multiple Variables
1.8          Solving Percent Equations
1.9          More Applications

Unit 2    Linear Functions

2.1          Introduction to Linear Functions
2.2           Graphing Coordinate Point
2.3          Relations and Linear Functions Pt I
2.4          Relations and Linear Functions Pt II
2.5          Direct Variation
2.6          Slope & Rate of Change
2.7          Calculating Slope
2.8          Slope-Intercept Form

2.9          X and Y Intercepts & Standard Form

2.10        Calculate Slope using dydx and Intercepts

2.11        Equation of a Line

2.12        Special Lines

2.13        Cost vs Time Functions

2.14        Distance vs Time

Unit 3    Inequalities & Absolute Value Functions

3.1          Introduction to Inequalities & Absolute Value        Functions
3.2         Writing Solution Sets
3.3          Graphing 1D
3.4          Solving Multistep
3.5          Compound Inequalities
3.6          Solving Compound Inequalities
3.7          Inequalities in 2D
3.8          Absolute Value
3.9          Graphing Absolute Value Functions

Unit 4    Exponential Functions

4.1          Introduction to Exponents
4.2          The Product Property
4.3          The Quotient Property
4.4          Zero and Negative Exponents
4.5          Fractional Exponents

4.6          Power of a Power Property
4.7          Power of a Product Property
4.8          Power of a Fraction
4.9          Order of Operations with Exponents – Numeric

4.10        Simplifying Algebraic Expressions with Exponents

4.11        Scientific Notation Part I

4.12        Scientific Notation Part II

4.13        Scientific Notation Part III

4.14        Exponential Decay

4.15        Exponential Growth

Unit 5    Polynomials

5.1          Introduction to Inequalities
5.2          Adding Polynomials
5.3          Subtracting Polynomials
5.4          Adding & Subtracting Polynomials With More Than One Variable
5.5          Multiplying Polynomials
5.6          Common Factoring

5.7          Factoring Polynomials Using The GCF

5.8          Factoring Perfect Square Trinomials

5.9          Factoring Difference Of Squares

5.10        Factoring Trinomials

5.11        Solving Equations Using Factoring

5.12        Graphing The Cubic Function

Unit 6    Quadratic Functions

6.1          Introduction To Quadratic Functions
6.2          Graphing Quadratic Functions
6.3          Graphing Quadratic Function - Vertex Form
6.4          Solving Equations with Square Roots
6.5          Solving by Completing the Square
6.6          Converting Quadratic Functions Into Vertex Form Using Completing the Square
6.7          The Quadratic Formula
6.8          Graphing Quadratic Inequalities
6.9          Applications Of Quadratics

Unit 7    Rational Functions

7.1          Introduction to Rational Functions
7.2          Simplifying Rational Expressions
7.3          Adding & Subtracting Rational Expressions
7.4          Multiplying Rational Expressions
7.5          Dividing Rational Expressions
7.6          Solving Rational Equations

7.6          Graph of a Rational Function

Unit 8    Radical Functions

8.1          Introduction to Radical Functions
8.2          Prime Factors
8.3          Square Roots
8.4          Simplifying Radicals – Numerical
8.5          Simplifying Radicals – Algebraic
8.6          Adding & Subtracting Radicals
8.7          Multiplying Radicals

8.8          Dividing Radicals

8.9          Solving Radical Equations

8.10        Graphing Radical Functions

Unit 9    Transformations

9.1          Introduction to Transformations
9.2          Domain of Parent Functions
9.3          Range of Parent Functions
9.4          Translations
9.5          Reflections

9.6          Vertical Stretches & Compressions

9.7          Horizontal Stretches & Compressions

9.8          Summary on Transformations

9.9          Multiple Transformations

Unit 10  Systems of Equations & Inequalities

10.1        Introduction to Systems of Linear Equations & Inequalities
10.2        Graphing Systems of Linear Equations
10.3        Graphing Inequalities
10.4        Graphing Systems of Inequalities

10.5        Evaluating Expressions using Substitution

10.6        Solving a System of Equations by Substitution

10.7        Solving Systems of Equations by Elimination

10.8        Identifying Types of Systems using Equations

10.9        Writing an Equation

10.10      Applications of Systems of Equations & Inequations

Unit 11  Trigonometry

11.1        Introduction to Trigonometry

11.2        Sine Ratio
11.3        Cosine Ration
11.4        Tangent Ratio

Unit 12  Probability

12.1        Introduction to Probability
12.2        Simple Probability
12.3        Fundamental Counting Principle

12.4        Independent Events 
12.5        Dependent Events

12.6        Compound Probability
12.7        Experimental & Theoretical Probability
12.8        Set Theory & Venn Diagrams

12.9        Set Theory - Intersection and Union


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