This course covers the following skills: evaluation of expressions involving signed numbers, exponents and roots, properties of real numbers, absolute value and equations and inequalities involving absolute value, scientific notation, unit conversions, solution of equations in one unknown and solution of simultaneous equations, the algebra of polynomials and rational expressions, work problems requiring algebra for their solution, graphical solutions of simultaneous equations, the Pythagorean theorem, algebraic proofs, functions and functional notation, solution of quadratic equations via factoring and completing the square, direct and inverse variation, and exponential growth.
Course Length: Full year
Suggested Grade Level(s): 8, 9, 10
- 9781565771345 Saxon Algebra 1 Textbook
- 9781565771383 Homeschool Packet
- 9781565771390 Test Forms
Note: These items are not for sale individually
Additional Recommended Materials
Saxon Algebra 1 Solutions Manual recommended for complete worked out solutions to each problem (sold separately and not included in the Grade 8 Package).
- Paperback Edition
- Publisher: Saxon Publishers
- Publication date: January 1, 1998
- Product dimensions: 8.38(w) x 11.28(h)
- Weight: 3.89 lbs