# SYLLABUS

2020-2021 Syllabus

## ALGEBRA 1 UNITS

### UNIT 1:BACK TO THEBASICS

• Operations with integers

• Orders of Operations

• Combine like terms/Distributive property

### UNIT 2:LINEAR EQUATIONS AND FUNCTIONS

• Equations vs Expressions

• Solving 1-step and 2-step equations

• Solving multi-step equations

• Solving equations with the variable on each side

### UNIT 3:EQUATIONS OF LINEAR FUNCTIONS

• Graphing linear Equations (x,y table)

• Graphing linear Equations by slope-intercept form

• Parallel and perpendicular lines

• Solving linear Equations by Graphing

### UNIT 4:SYSTEMS OFEQUATIONS

Systems of Equations

• Graphing Method

• Substitution method

• Elimination method

• Word problems

### UNIT 5:LINEARINEQUALITIES

• Solving inequalities by addition and subtraction

• Solving inequalities by Multiplication and Division

• Graphing linear inequalities

• Systems of linear Inequalities

### UNIT 6:LAWS OF EXPONENTS

• Multiplication properties of exponents

• Division property of exponents

• Rational Exponents

### UNIT 7:POLYNOMIALS

• Classifying Polynomials

• Multiplying Polynomials

• Special Products

### UNIT 8:FACTORING EXPRESSIONS

• Factoring using GCF

• Factoring Quadratic Trinomials when the leading term coefficient is 1 (diamond Method)

• Factoring Quadratic expressions using the grouping method

• Difference of squares

• Perfect squares