"Ph.D. Math Tutor, High School and Early College Subjects"
Algebra 1 begins with learning to translate verbal phrases into symbols. This leads to the topic of formulas and equations. In particular, proportions are solved and linear and quadratic equations are solved and graphed. Along the way, factoring polynomials and properties of square roots are introduced.
It is customary to include some introductory Geometry topics, such as the Pythagorean theorem. Additionally, Probability is introduced, including Permutations and Combinations, and an introduction to Statistics. ... More