Beginning Algebra

Course Number: 338/339

Open To:
Grade 9

Course Length:
Full Year; 10 Units

UC/CSU Approved: Mathematics “C” requirement.
Satisfies one year of the Mathematics graduation requirement.

Course Description:
An introductory course designed for freshmen students who require further development of the skills necessary to be successful in a standard Algebra I course. The course content includes operations and properties of real numbers, variables, simplification of algebraic expressions, order of operations, ratio and proportions, problem solving, solutions of linear equations and inequalities, basic linear graphing and introduction to factoring. Beginning Algebra fulfills one year of the Academy of Our Lady of Peace mathematics requirement.

Textbook/Class Resources:

  • MathXL for School Account

Optional Textbook/Class Resources:

  • Introductory Algebra, 10th Edition (2014). ISBN: 9870321870483

Level of Difficulty:
Moderate
Difficult
  Very Difficult

Estimated Homework Per Class:
30 minutes
30-60 minutes
60-90 minutes

Prerequisites:
Placement Test