Satisfactory completion of this course meets the state 912 mathematics standards and credit requirements for Algebra. This course is an introductory course stressing problem solving using the language of algebra. Algebraic solutions communicate mathematical ideas with clarity and precision. The following topics will be addressed:

signed numbers

real numbers

data analysis and probability

formulas

factoring

linear and quadratic equations

graphing

radicals

problem solving
Grade 9
Prerequisites: None
Quarter Credit: .25
Weights

Lessons 25% of student grade

Quizzes 25% of student grade

Projects (performance tasks) 25% of student grade

Tests 25% of student grade
Grading
total course grade
A ( 93%100%), A (90%92%)
B+(87%89%), B (83%86%), B (80%82%)
C+(77%79%), C (73%76%), C (70%72%)
D+(67%69%), D (63%66%), D (60%62%)
F ( < 60%)