Back to Sarah Brewer's Home Page

Intermediate Algebra

Date Week Textbook Section Topic Exercises on Khan Academy Videos on Khan Academy
    Prerequisite Skills Negative numbers and absolute value  
    Prerequisite Skills Factors and divisibilty  
    Prerequisite Skills Fractions  
12-Aug 1 1.1 Intoduction to Real Numbers
    1.2 Operations on Rational Numbers  
    1.3 Variable Expressions  
    1.4 Verbal Expressions and Variable Expressions  
19-Aug 2 2.1 Equations in One Variable  
    2.2 Coin, Stamp and Integer Problems
    2.3 Value Mixture and Motion Problems  
    2.4 Applications: Problems Involving Percent  
26-Aug 3 2.5 Inequalities in One Variable  
    2.6 Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities    
      TEST 1    
    3.1 The Rectangular Coordinate System  
    3.2 Introduction to Functions  
03-Sep 4 3.3 Linear Functions  
    3.4 Slope of a Straight Line  
    3.5 Finding Equations of Lines  
    3.6 Parallel and Perpendicular Lines  
    3.7 Inequalities in Two Variables    
    4.1 Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Graphing and Substitution  
09-Sep 5 4.2 Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Addition/Elimination Method  
      TEST 2    
    5.1 Exponential Expressions  
    5.2 Introduction to Polynomials  
16-Sep 6 5.3 Multiplication of Polynomials  
    5.4 Division of Polynomials
    5.5 Factoring Polynomials  
25-Sep 7 5.6 Special Factoring
    5.7 Solving Equations by Factoring  
      TEST 3    
30-Sep 8 6.1 Rational Functions    
    6.2 Rational Expressions  
07-Oct 9 6.3 Complex Fractions
 
    6.4 Rational Equations  
    6.5 Proportions and Variation    
14-Oct 10 6.6 Literal Equations  
    7.1 Rational Exponents and Radical Expressions  
    7.2 Operations on Radical Expressions  
      TEST 4    
21-Oct 11 7.3 Complex Numbers    
    8.1 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring or Taking Square Roots  
    8.2 Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square and by Using the Quadratic Formula  
28-Oct 12   FINAL EXAM