Math III: Algebra

This course emphasizes the study of algebra. The course is presented in two semesters.

Semester 1 introduces and defines algebraic terms, the properties of zero and one, variables and constants, fractions, and factoring. It explains the use of powers, roots, and exponents as well as the order of operations. It demonstrates how to solve monomials and polynomials and whole number expressions.

Semester 2 defines, shows how to interpret, and translates equations as well as create and interpret graphs.

1 Credit

Math I: General Math
Math II: Consumer Math

This course is aligned to the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), Florida Sunshine State Standards, Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills Standards, Common Core State Standards Initiative (CCSSI), and the Achieve American Diploma Project Network (ADP) standards.

Math III Semester 1

MAT 301: Pretest - Algebra
Introduction to Algebra
Signed Numbers, Number Line & Absolute Value
Powers, Exponents, and Square Roots
Order of Operations
Scientific Notation
Integers and Operations
Fractions-Least Common Denominator
Patterns and Functions
Monomials and Polynomials
Variables and Constants
Commutative, Associative, and Distributive Properties
Algebraic Expressions
Simplifying Expressions
Greatest Common Factor
Least Common Multiple
MAT 301: Test - Algebra

Math III Semester 2

Interpreting and Translating Equations
Simplifying Equations
Logical Sequence when Solving Equations and Like Terms
One-Step Equations
Two-Step Equations
Factoring Polynomials
Solving Fractional Equations
Coordinate Plane and Graphing Coordinates
Distance Between Points
Quadratic Equations
Slope of a Line
Slope-intercept Form
Point-slope Form
MAT 302: Test - Algebra

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