Credits: 0.5
Term: Fall 2017, On Demand
Prerequisites:

Algebra I, Geometry





Course Description:

This course allows students to learn while having fun. Interactive examples help guide students’ journey through customized feedback and praise. Mathematical concepts are applied to everyday occurrences such as earthquakes, stadium seating, and purchasing movie tickets. Students investigate the effects of an equation on its graph through the use of technology. Students have opportunities to work with their peers on specific lessons. Algebra 2 is an advanced course using hands-on activities, applications, group interactions, and the latest technology.



Topics & Concepts:
Module 1: Review of Algebra
  • 01.00 Introduction and Pretest
  • 01.01 Algebra 1 Review
  • 01.02 Introduction to Functions
  • 01.03 Module One Quiz
  • 01.04 Graphing Linear Equalities and Inequalities
  • 01.05 Writing the Equation of a Line
  • 01.06 Comparing Functions
  • 01.07 Module One Review and Practice Test
  • 01.08 Discussion-Based Assessment
  • 01.09 Module One Test
Module 2: Rational, Complex, and Polynomials
  • 02.00 Module Two Pretest
  • 02.01 Rational Exponents
  • 02.02 Properties of Rational Exponents
  • 02.03 Solving Radical Equations
  • 02.04 Module Two Quiz
  • 02.05 Complex Numbers
  • 02.06 Operations of Complex Numbers
  • 02.07 Review of Polynomials
  • 02.08 Polynomial Operations
  • 02.09 Module Two Review and Practice Test
  • 02.10 Discussion-Based Assessment
  • 02.11 Module Two Test
Module 3: Factoring and Quadratics
  • 03.00 Module Three Pretest
  • 03.01 Greatest Common Factors and Special Products
  • 03.02 Factoring by Grouping
  • 03.03 Sum and Difference of Cubes
  • 03.04 Graphing Quadratics
  • 03.05 Module Three Quiz
  • 03.06 Completing the Square
  • 03.07 Solving Quadratic Equations
  • 03.08 Solving Quadratic Equations with Complex Solutions
  • 03.09 Investigating Quadratics
  • 03.10 Module Three Review and Practice Test
  • 03.11 Discussion-Based Assessment
  • 03.12 Module Three Test
Module 4: Multiplying and Dividing Polynomials
  • 04.00 Module Four Pretest
  • 04.01 Polynomial Long Division
  • 04.02 Polynomial Synthetic Division
  • 04.03 Theorems of Algebra
  • 04.04 Rational Root Theorem and Descartes’ Rule of Signs
  • 04.05 Solving Polynomial Equations
  • 04.06 Module Four Quiz
  • 04.07 Graphing Polynomial Functions
  • 04.08 Polynomial Identities and Proofs
  • 04.09 Module Four Review and Practice Test
  • 04.10 Discussion-Based Assessment
  • 04.11 Module Four Test
Module 5: Rational Expressions
  • 05.00 Module Five Pretest
  • 05.01 Simplifying Rational Expressions
  • 05.02 Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions
  • 05.03 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions
  • 05.04 Simplifying Complex Fractions
  • 05.05 Module Five Quiz
  • 05.06 Discontinuities of Rational Expressions
  • 05.07 Asymptotes of Rational Functions
  • 05.08 Solving Rational Equations
  • 05.09 Applications of Rational Equations
  • 05.10 Segment One Honors Project
  • 05.11 Module Five Review and Practice Test
  • 05.12 Discussion-Based Assessment
  • 05.13 Module Five Test
  • 05.14 Segment One Collaboration Component
  • 05.15 Segment One Exam Review
  • 05.16 Segment One Exam


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