1 Unit

    Prerequisite:  Math 8 with a 73% or higher

    Satisfies graduation requirements in Mathematics

    NCAA Approved

    Algebra is taught at a Regents pace with an average class size.  This course is designed for students who seek the Advanced Regents diploma and are college bound with a strong Math/Science aptitude and have a mathematical goal of taking Pre-Calculus in their Senior year.  The students will take the Algebra Regents exam in June.

    Course Topics

    • Number Systems
    • Operations and Properties
    • First Degree Equations and Inequalities in One Variable
    • Operations with Algebraic Expressions
    • Factoring Polynomials
    • Quadratic Equations
    • Systems of Equations
    • Geometric and Arithmetic Sequences
    • Exponential Equations and Functions
    • Function Notation
    • Graphing – Linear and Quadratic Equations
    • Systems of Equations
    • Exponential
    • Absolute Value
    • Piece Wise and Step Inequalities
    • Radicals
    • Rational and Irrational Numbers
    • Statistics


    Real-world problems will be a common thread in many units.