Algebra with Finance Course Syllabus

Mrs. Noah, 2020-2021

Course Description

Algebraic Connections is a course designed for students who wish to increase their mathematical knowledge and skills prior to enrollment in the Algebra II with Trigonometry course. Algebraic Connections expands upon the concepts of Algebra I and Geometry, with emphasis on application-based problems. This course provides opportunities to incorporate the use of technology through its emphasis on applying functions to make predictions and to calculate outcomes. The prerequisites for Algebraic Connections are Algebra I and Geometry.

Classroom Expectations/ClassRules

  1. Be on time, on task, and prepared to learn EVERY DAY! (NoFreeDays)
  2. Respect the teacher, the classroom, other students, and yourself! (BeNice)
  3. Be responsible for your own learning! #NoCheating #WorkHard
  4. Clean up after yourself and your peers. #BeTidy
  5. Keep all personal electronics PUT AWAY! #OnlyWithPermission

Topics to be studied:

  • Equations and Inequalities
  • Graphs, Functions, and Linear Systems
  • How To Do Your Banking
  • Consumer Mathematics and Financial Management
  • Measurement/Geometry
  • Probability Theory/Statistics
  • Nonlinear Equations, Inequalities, and Functions
  • Additional Topics