Elementary Algebra Syllabus

 Chapter 1                                                                                        `                            1.1   Sets of Numbers & the Real Number Line                             1.2   Exponents, Square Roots, & the Order of Operations                     1.3. Addition of Real Numbers                    1.4  Subtraction of Real Numbers                                                   1.5   Multiplication & Division of Real Numbers                         1.6   Simplifying Expressions                                                       Chapter2                                                                               2.1 Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication & Division Properties of Equality 2.2 Solving Linear Equations                                                            2.3 Clearing Fractions & Decimals in Equations                          2.4 Applications of Linear Equations                                              2.6 Formulas & Applications of Geometry                                    2.7 Mixture Applications & Motion 2.8 Linear Inequalities     Chapter 3                                                                                                              3.1 Rectangular Coordinate System                                                                3.2 Linear Equations in Two Variables                                                                                                                                                                         Chapter 4                                                                                              4.1 Solving Systems of Equations by Graphing                            4.2 Solving Systems of Equations by Substitution 4.3 Solving Systems of Equations by Addition                             4.4 Applications of Linear Equations in Two Variables Chapter 5 5.1 Exponents: Multiplying & Dividing Common Bases 5.2 More Properties of Exponents with Signed Numbers 5.3 Zero & Negative Exponents  5.4 Scientific Notation 5.5 Addition & Subtraction of Polynomials 5.6 Multiplication of Polynomials 5.7 Division of Polynomials                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Chapter 6          6.1 Greatest Common Factor & Factoring by Grouping 6.2 Factoring Trinomials of the Form 6.3 Factoring Trinomials: Trial & Error Method 6.4 Factoring Trinomials: AC Method 6.5 Difference of Squares 6.7 Solving Equations Using the Zero Product Rule                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Chapter 7 7.1 Introduction to Rational Expressions 7.2 Multiplication & Division of Rational Expressions 7.3 Least Common Denominator 7.4 Addition & Subtraction of Rational Expressions 7.6 Rational Equations 7.7 Applications of Rational Equations & Proportions                 Chapter 8 8.1 Introduction to Roots & Radicals 8.2 Simplifying Radicals 8.3 Addition & Subtraction of Radicals 8.4 Multiplication of Radicals The Final Examination Will Be Administered on the Last Day of Class!!! Math Contents Copyright©1997 - 2014 by Ellen Freedman, All Rights Reserved.