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Hutchinson Central Technical High
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Course Syllabus**

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Course Name: **Algebra

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Instructor: Ms. Colligan****
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10:27-11:08 **Phone Ext: ****1327**

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Grading Policy
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Tests 40%

Homework 30%

Quizzes 20%

Participation 10%

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Homework Policy
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Homework is generally given on a daily basis and is checked on a regular basis. If a student completes the homework they get a grade of 100, regardless if all the answers are correct. If it is not complete students will recieve partial credit.

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Test Policy
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If a student is absent the day prior to a test they are still expected to take the test. Tests are announced several days in advance. If a student is absent the day of the test they may make it up before homeroom or during a studyhall.

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Quiz Policy
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If a student is absent the day prior to a quiz they are still expected to take the quiz. If a student is absent the day of the quiz they may make it up before homeroom or during a studyhall.

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Course Outline
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Chapter 1 The Language of Algebra

Chapter 2 Real Numbers

Chapter 3 Solving Linear Equations

Chapter 4 Graphing Relations and Functions

Chapter 5 Analyzing Linear Equations

Chapter 6 Solving Linear Inequalities

Chapter 7 Solving Systems of Linear Equations and Inequalities

Chapter 8 Polynomials

Chapter 9 Factoring

Chapter 10 Quadratic and Exponential Functions

Chapter 11 Radical Expressions and Triangles

Chapter 12 Rational Expressions and Equations

Chapter 13 Statistics

Chapter 14 Probability