﻿ Course Overview

This course is a self-paced mediated learning course designed to prepare you for Integrated Algebra 2 or intermediate level college mathematics.  It consists of the following five units dealing with the introductory algebra topics:

UNIT A: REAL NUMBERS

-  Subunit A1: Lesson 1.1 (The Real Numbers)

-  Subunit A2: Lesson 1.2 (Factoring and Fractions)

-  Subunit A3: Lesson 1.3 (Arithmetic of Numbers)

UNIT B:  EXPRESSIONS; SOLVING EQNS 1 & 2; PROBLEM SOLVING 1 - 3; EXPONENT PROPERTIES

-  Subunit B1: Lessons 2.1 (Algebraic Expressions) & 2.3a (Problem Solving 1: Translating Words into Algebra)

-  Subunit B2: Lessons 2.2a (Solving Linear Equations 1) & 2.3b (Problem Solving 2: Solving Simple Word Problems Algebraically)

-  Subunit B3: Lessons 6.1 (Properties of Exponents); 2.2b (Solving Linear Equations 2: Equations with Parentheses & with Variables on Both Sides); & 2.3c (Problem Solving 3: Consecutive Number Problems)

UNIT C: POLYNOMIAL OPERATIONS 1; SOLVING EQUATIONS 3 & 4; PROBLEM SOLVING 4 & 5

-  Subunit C1: Lessons 6.2a (Polynomial Operations Ia: Adding and Subtracting); 2.2c (Solving Linear Equations 3: Solving Linear Equations That Contain Fractions); & 2.3d (Problem Solving 4: Perimeter Problems)

-  Subunit C2: Lessons 6.2b (Polynomial Operations Ib: Multiplying and Dividing) & 3.1a (Introduction to Graphing 1: Plotting Points)

-  Subunit C3: Lessons 2.2d (Solving Linear Equations 4: Identities and Equations with No Solution; Formulas) & 2.3e (Problem Solving 5: Triangle Problems)

UNIT D: SOLVING EQUATIONS 5; SYSTEMS 1 & 2; GRAPHING 2; INEQUALITIES 1; & PROBLEM SOLVING 6

-  Subunit D1: Lessons 2.2e (Solving Linear Equations 5: Identities & Equations with No Solution; Formulas & Literal Equations) & 5.1a (Solving Linear Systems 1: Solving a Linear System by Substitution)

-  Subunit D2: Lessons 2.4a (Linear Inequalities I: Solving Simple Linear Inequalities) & 3.1b (Introduction to Graphing 2: Rise and Run)

-  Subunit D3: Lessons 5.1b (Solving Linear Systems 2: Solving Linear Systems by Elimination) & 5.2a (Problem Solving 6: Using Linear Systems to Solve Interest & Mixture Problems)

UNIT E: POLYNOMIAL OPS 2; GRAPHING LINEAR EQNS, SYSTEMS, & INEQUALITIES; PROBLEM SOLVING 7

-  Subunit E1: Lessons 6.3 (Polynomial Operations 2: Multiplying and Dividing Polynomials)

-  Subunit E2: Lessons 4.1 (Graphing Linear Equations) & 5.1c (Solving Linear Systems 3: Solving a Linear System by Graphing)

-  Subunit E3: Lessons 5.3 (Systems of Inequalities) & 5.2b (Problem Solving 7: Using Linear Systems to Solve Number & Money Problems)