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Linear Equations

Linear
equation 
Solving linear equations 
Applications
of the linear equations, word problems 
Numbers word problem 
Geometry and physics word problems

Linear Inequalities

Inequality signs

Properties
of inequalities

Solving
linear inequalities 
Polynomial 
Terms, the degree of a polynomial 
Addition and subtraction of
polynomials

Multiplication of polynomials

Division of polynomials

Factoring,
factoring by
grouping, GCF (Greatest Common Factor) 
Factoring
trinomials
and polynomials 
Rational Expressions

Simplification of rational expressions, reducing to lowest
terms

Multiplication and division of rational
expressions

Addition and subtraction of rational
expressions

Solving complex rational expressions

The Rectangular (Twodimensional,
Cartesian) Coordinate System 
Rectangular coordinate axes, xaxis
and yaxis,
origin, quadrants

Ordered
pair (x, y), coordinates of a point (abscissa x, ordinate y) 
Midpoint of a line segment

Graphing
Linear Equation, Linear Function (First Degree Polynomial)

Linear
function f (x) = mx + c 
The graph of the linear function 
Slope
or gradient, yintercept and xintercept 
Slopeintercept form of a line

Properties
of the linear function

Lines
parallel to the axes, horizontal and vertical lines

The
pointslope form of a line

Parallel
and perpendicular lines

General
form of the equation of a line

The
two point form of the equation of a line

Interest
Calculations 
Simple interest

Amount
of interest, principal (start amount), interest rate and amount after n
years 








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