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Algebra is the foundation course for many advanced courses in Schools, Colleges and Universities. Many students start with Pre-Algebra then move towards Algebra I and then finally take Algebra II. Advanced courses such as Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus and Statistics has pre-requisite for Algebra I. Algebra I is the required course to pass high school diploma. Exams such as ACT, SAT and CAHSEE test extensive knowledge on Algebra I topics.
Algebra I Topics:
- Topics from Pre-Algebra.
- Simplifying expressions with numbers and variables.
- Solving variables such as solving for x or unknown variables.
- Linear equations.
- Solving linear equations numerically and by graphing.
- Exponential functions and logarithmic functions.
- Linear equations of form y = mx +b.
- Understanding how to create a line and equation from two points.
- Writing linear equation in the slope-intercept form, point slope form and standard form.
- Understanding of x-intercept and y-intercept in graphing and solving problems.
- Substitution method in solving linear equations
- Elimination or addition method in solving linear equations
- Graphing method in solving linear equations.
- Factoring algebraic expressions.
- Factoring Binomial and Trinomial.
- Quadratic Equations: Solving quadratic equations numerically and graphically.
- Simplifying rational expressions and equations.
- Solving algebraic expression with roots and radicals.
High School teaches Algebra I in 9th Grade but many advanced learners can take Algebra I in 8th Grade.
Why study Algebra I:
- Algebra I is the pre-requisite for many mathematics courses in high schools.
- Aptitude tests such as CAHSEE, ACT, SAT and many courses in mathematics, science and college need the knowledge of Algebra I.
Application of Algebra I:
- Learn how to compute bills such as telephone bills, electricity bills and gas bills. Then analyze company that is a better provider in terms of cost saving.
- Calculate time needed to reach any destination given speed and distance of drive.
- Many jobs require knowledge of these Algebra I concepts.
What is next after AlgebraI:
About Algebra I:
High schools teach Algebra Icourse in 9thGrade.
Algebra II is taught in 10th Grade.
It is very possible to complete Algebra I in High Schools in Grade 8 so you are with the bright group of students who are taking Algebra II in 9th Grade.
Mathematics and Algebra I knowledge needed in Professional Education and standardized tests:
Adult Education and College:
Many colleges require you to pass placement tests that have mathematics questions based on Algebra I. If you are not proficient in Algebra I then you are required to take foundation mathematics course in Algebra before you can take any advanced courses in community colleges and universities.
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