Introduction to Algebra

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1: Algebraic Expressions and Integers

1.1: Variables and Expressions

 Using Algebraic Expressions

1.2: The Order of Operations

 Order of Operations

1.4: Integers and Absolute Value

 Comparing and Ordering Integers

1.5: Adding Integers

 Adding and Subtracting Integers
 Adding and Subtracting Integers with Chips

1.6: Subtracting Integers

 Adding and Subtracting Integers
 Adding and Subtracting Integers with Chips

1.8: Reasoning Strategy: Look for a Pattern

 Finding Patterns

1.10: The Coordinate Plane

 Points in the Coordinate Plane - Activity A

2: Solving One-Step Equations and Inequalities

2.3: Simplifying Algebraic Expressions

 Addition of Polynomials - Activity A

2.4: Variables and Equations

 Using Algebraic Equations

2.5: Solving Equations by Adding or Subtracting

 Modeling One-Step Equations - Activity A

2.6: Solving Equations by Multiplying or Dividing

 Modeling One-Step Equations - Activity A
 Modeling and Solving Two-Step Equations
 Solving Two-Step Equations

2.8: Inequalities and Their Graphs

 Compound Inequalities

2.9: Solving One-Step Inequalities by Adding or Subtracting

 Solving Linear Inequalities using Addition and Subtraction

2.1: Properties of Numbers

 Solving Inequalities Using Multiplication and Division

3: Decimals and Equations

3.4: Solving Equations by Adding or Subtracting Decimals

 Solving Equations with Decimals

4: Factors, Fractions, and Exponents

4.2: Prime Factorization and Greatest Common Divisor

 Finding Factors with Area Models

4.6: Exponents and Multiplication

 Multiplying Exponential Expressions

4.7: Exponents and Division

 Dividing Exponential Expressions

5: Operations with Fractions

5.1: Comparing and Ordering Rational Numbers

 Comparing and Ordering Rational Numbers

5.2: Fractions and Decimals

 Percents, Fractions, and Decimals

5.3: Adding and Subtracting Fractions

 Fractions with Unlike Denominators

5.4: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

 Dividing Fractions
 Multiplying Fractions

5.8: Power of Products and Quotients

 Exponents and Power Rules

6: Solving Equations and Inequalties

6.1: Solving Two-Step Equations

 Solving Two-Step Equations

6.6: Transforming Formulas

 Solving Formulas for any Variable

6.7: Simple and Compound Interest

 Simple and Compound Interest

7: Linear Functions and Graphing

7.1: Relations and Functions

 Introduction to Functions

7.3: Slope and y-Intercept

 Slope - Activity A

7.4: Direct Variation

 Direct Variation

7.6: Solving Systems of Linear Equations

 Solving Linear Systems by Graphing
 Systems of Linear Equations - Activity A

8: Geometry

8.1: Pairs of Angles

 Investigating Angle Theorems - Activity A

8.2: Angles and Parallel Lines

 Investigating Angle Theorems - Activity A

8.3: Angles and Polygons

 Solubility and Temperature

8.4: Translations


8.5: Symmetry and Reflections

 Holiday Snowflake Designer

8.6: Rotations

 Rotations, Reflections and Translations

8.9: Volume: Prisms and Cylinders

 Prisms and Cylinders - Activity A

8.10: Volume: Pyramids, Cones, and Spheres

 Pyramids and Cones - Activity A

9: Irrational Numbers and Nonlinear Functions

9.1: Square Roots and Irrational Numbers

 Ordering and Approximating Square Roots
 Square Roots

9.2: The Pythagorean Theorem

 Geoboard: The Pythagorean Theorem

9.3: Distance and Midpoint Formulas

 Distance Formula - Activity A

10: Data Analysis

10.1: Mean, Median, and Mode

 Mean, Median and Mode

10.2: Frequency Tables, Line Plots, and Histograms

 Exploring Data Using Histograms
 Line Plots

10.3: Box-and-Whisker Plots

 Constructing Box-and-Whisker Plots

10.4: Stem-and-Leaf Plots

 Stem-and-Leaf Plots

10.5: Scatter Plots

 Scatter Plots - Activity A

11: Exploring Probability

11.1: Tree Diagrams and the Counting Principle


11.2: Probability

 Geometric Probability - Activity A
 Probability Simulations

11.4: Independent Events

 Compound Independent Events

Content correlation last revised: 11/27/2012