# Math Curriculum Grade 8

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Math

Solving Basic Equations

Unit Preview, Basic Operations, Adding the Same Number, Subtracting the Same Number, Dividing the Same Number to Each Side of an Equation, Solving for an Unknown, Squares and Square Roots, Solving Equations When Several Terms and Procedures are Involved, When to do What, Summary

Solving Problems with Algebra

Unit Preview, Changing Words into Math, Setting Up and Solving Equations, Summary

Using Functions in Solving Right Triangle Problems

Unit Preview, What is a Function?, Other Commonly Used Functions – Cosine and Tangent, Sine-Cosine Relationships, Interpolation, Interpolating to Find the Function When You Know the Angle, Other Functions in a Right Triangle – Secant, Cosecant, and Cotangent, Summary

Further Applications of Formulas and Functions

Unit Preview, The Application of Equation Rules to Formulas, The Application of Formulas to Partial and Irregular Figures, The Law of Cosines and The Law of Tangents, The Law of Sines, Final Topics, Summary

Simultaneous Linear Equations

Unit Preview, Why Do We Need Two Equations?, Simultaneous Equations, The Substitution Method, The Addition – Subtraction Method , Simultaneous Equations With Strange Solutions, Summary

Quadratic Equations

Unit Preview, Solving Quadratic Equations, Joe’s Method, Completing the Square, Perfect Square Trinomial, Quadratic Formula, Type of Roots, Quadratic Word Problems, Summary

Graphs

Unit Preview, Visually Representing Numerical Data , Splitting up the Whole with Pie Graphs, Showing the Overlap with Venn Diagrams, Comparing Categories with Bar Graphs , Seeking Trends with Line Graphs, Showing Orderly Data with Histograms, Functions as Graphs in the Coordinate System, Summary

Statistics and Probability

Unit Preview, What are Statistics?, Probability, Methods of Collecting, Representing, & Displaying Data , Data Calculations, Summary

Personal Financial Literacy (Part 6)

Interest Rate and Loan Length, Investment Growth Over Time, Payment Methods

Glossary

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Texas TEKS Summary Assessment 8th Grade Math [STAAR Prep]

Texas TEKS Summary Assessment Grade 8 Math