# Algebra 1

## Algebra 1 Products

Includes everything you need for a successful experience with *Algebra 1*:

- Instruction Manual with complete solutions
- Instruction DVD
- Student Workbook
- Tests booklet
- Integer Block Kit
- Algebra/Decimal Insert Kit
- Lifetime access to our
*Algebra 1*Digital Pack

The *Algebra 1* Student Pack contains the Student Workbook with lesson-by-lesson worksheets, review pages, and honors pages. It also includes the *Algebra 1* Tests.

For customers who have the required Integer Block Kit but need the Algebra/Decimal Insert Kit, this Set includes *Algebra 1*:

- Instruction Manual with complete solutions
- Instruction DVD
- Student Workbook
- Tests booklet
- Algebra/Decimal Insert Kit
- Lifetime access to our
*Algebra 1*Digital Pack

The *Algebra 1* Instruction Pack contains the instruction manual with lesson-by-lesson instructions and detailed solutions, and the DVD with lesson-by-lesson video instruction.

For customers who already have the required Integer Block Kit and Algebra/Decimal Insert Kit, this Set includes *Algebra 1*:

- Instruction Manual with complete solutions
- Instruction DVD
- Student Workbook
- Tests booklet
- Lifetime access to our
*Algebra 1*Digital Pack

Lifetime access to *Algebra 1* streaming instruction videos and online Instruction Manual, lesson and test solutions, and other online resources from any browser. You’ll also have access to the Math-U-See Digital Manipulatives. Access begins at time of online purchase or redemption of access code. Note: Digital Packs do not include Student Workbook or Tests.

This 133-piece manipulative block set is the only one you’ll need for all levels of Math-U-See, from *Primer* through *Algebra 1*; includes 20 ones and tens, 13 fives, and 10 each of twos, threes, fours, sixes, sevens, eights, nines, and hundreds blocks, plus the Decimal Street™/Block Clock poster. The durable cardboard storage box doubles as a carrying case while keeping blocks tidy and simplifying clean up.

*Note: While it’s fun to build with our Manipulatives, please remember that they contain small parts and are not toys. We recommend them for children ages 4 and above.*

Used with the Integer Block Kit to teach advanced decimal and algebra concepts in *Zeta*, *Pre-Algebra*, and *Algebra 1*, this Kit includes 20 red hundredths blocks; 4 red snap-in squares; 4 green snap-in squares; 15 blue snap-in strips; and 15 gray snap-in strips.

*Note: While it’s fun to build with our Manipulatives, please remember that they contain small parts and are not toys. We recommend them for children ages 4 and above.*

# Algebra 1

## Graphing, simultaneous equations, exponents, polynomials, unit multipliers, and more.

Major Concepts and Skills Include:

- Graphing linear equations and inequalities
- Describing linear equations in slope-intercept and standard form
- Solving systems of equations using graphing, substitution, and elimination
- Expanding understanding of exponents
- Solving basic quadratic equations with factoring
- Using unit multipliers to convert between units of measure

Additional Concepts and Skills:

- Applying properties of arithmetic functions to algebra
- Adding, multiplying, and dividing polynomials
- Applying significant digits to computations with scientific notation
- Converting between base 10 and other bases
- Graphing conic sections
- Applying significant digits to computations with scientific notation

## Sample Lesson

## Explore Primer's Scope and Sequence

## Table of Contents:

- Commutative and Associative Properties
- Order of Operations
- Solving for an Unknown with One Variable
- Distributive Property
- Cartesian Coordinates
- Graphing a Line
- Slope-Intercept Formula
- Graphing Parallel Lines and the Equation of a Line
- Graphing Perpendicular Lines
- Finding the Slope-Intercept Formula with Different Givens
- Graphing Inequalities
- Solving Simultaneous Equations by Graphing
- Solving Simultaneous Equations by Substitution
- Solving Simultaneous Equations by Elimination
- Coin Problems
- Consecutive Integers
- Multiplication and Division with Exponents
- Negative Exponents and Raising Exponents to a Power
- Addition and Multiplication of Polynomials
- Factor Polynomials
- Factor Trinomials with Coefficients
- Factor Trinomials with Negative Numbers
- Square Roots and Dividing Polynomials
- Difference of Two Squares and Oriental Squares
- Repeated Factoring of Polynomials
- Solving Equations with Factoring
- Unit Multipliers
- Square Unit Multipliers
- Metric Conversions
- Fractional Exponents
- Significant Digits and Scientific Notation
- Bases Other Than Ten
- Graphing a Circle and an Ellipse
- Graphing a Parabola and a Hyperbola