Lower Dauphin School District
Course Title: Math 8/Pre-Algebra Subject: Mathematics Grade Level(s): 6 and 8
Synopsis of Curriculum
Students will develop an understanding of rational and irrational numbers while simplifying expressions with radical and integer exponents. Students will solve linear equations as well as systems of linear equations along with analyzing, interpreting and comparing functions. Analyzing data focuses on bivariate data and two-way tables. Geometric concepts include Pythagorean Theorem, transformations and volume. This course is a pre-requisite for Algebra I.
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