Beginning Algebra

Course Number: 338/339

Open To:
Grade 9

Course Length:
Full Year; 10 Units

UC/CSU Approved: Mathematics “C” requirement. This course does not meet NCAA requirements
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, and basic linear graphing.  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