## Topics Covered

- Comparing/Interpreting Linear, Quadratic, and Exponential Motion
- Identifying attributes of Linear & Quadratic Motion
- Focus on Rate and Differences in Position
- Linearly Varying Speed/Interpret Rate Graphs
- Identifying & Representing a Quadratic Function in a Standard Algebraic Form
- Comparing Families of Functions
- Investigate Graphs by Translation and Represent the Result Algebraically & Graphically
- Indentifying & Representing a Quadratic Function in Vertex Form
- Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring, Completing the Square, & using the Quadratic Formula
- Solutions of Quadratic Functions
- Investigating the "a", "b", & "c" value in
*y=ax*and Representing in Standard Form^{2}+bx+c - Multiple Representations of Exponential Functions
- Understanding Multiplicative Relationships
- Understanding Principles of Linear Approximation

## Correlation to Prentice Hall's "Advanced Algebra: An Algebra 2 Course" (2001)

*By administering the complete Algebra 2 Package, you will cover the following chapters and sections
outlined in this Prentice Hall textbook:*

Chapter 5: Quadratic Equations & Functions

- 5-1 Modeling Data with Quadratic Functions
- 5-2 Properties of Parabolas
- 5-3 Comparing Vertex and Standard Forms
- 5-5 Quadratic Equations
- 5-7 Completing the Square
- 5-8 The Quadratic Formula

Chapter 7: Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

- 7-1 Exploring Exponential Models
- 7-2 Exponential Functions
- 7-5 Exponential and Logarithmic Equations

*The SimCalc Algebra 2 Package also reviews the following topics of this text:*

Chapter 1: Models, Functions, and Permutations

Chapter 1: Models, Functions, and Permutations

- 1-3 Relations and Functions
- 1-5 Vertical and Horizontal Translations

- 2-1 Linear Equations and Slope
- 2-3 Interpreting Linear Functions

## Correlation to McDougal Littell's "Algebra 2" (2001)

*By administering the complete Algebra 2 Package, you will cover the following chapters and sections
outlined in this Prentice Hall textbook:*

Chapter 4: Quadratic Functions and Factoring

- 4.1 Graph Quadratic Functions in Standard Form
- 4.2 Graph Quadratic Functions in Vertex or Intercept Form
- 4.3 Solve
*x*by Factoring^{2}+bx+c=0 - 4.4 Solve
*ax*by Factoring^{2}+bx+c=0 - 4.5 Solve Quadratic Equations by Finding Square Roots
- 4.7 Completing the Square
- 4.8 Use the Quadratic Formula and the Discriminant
- 4.10 Write Quadratic Functions and Models

Chapter 7: Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

- 7.1 Graph Exponential Growth Functions
- 7.2 Use Functions Involving
*e* - 7.7 Write and Apply Exponential and Power Functions

*The SimCalc Algebra 2 Package also reviews the following topics of this text:*

Chapter 1: Equalities and Inequalities

Chapter 1: Equalities and Inequalities

- 1.2 Evaluate and Simplify Algebraic Expressions
- 1.3 Solve Linear Equations
- 1.4 Rewrite Formulas and Equations
- 1.5 Use Problem Solving Strategies and Models

- 2.1 Represent Relations and Functions
- 2.2 Find Slope and Rate of Change
- 2.3 Graph Equations of Lines
- 2.4 Write Equations of Lines

- 3.1 Solve Linear Systems by Graphing
- 3.2 Solve Linear Systems Algebraically