The foundation of this course is the Common Core Standards for Mathematical Content and Standards for Mathematical Practice. Students will learn topics including Number and Quantity, Algebra, Functions, Geometry, and Statistics & Probability. Students enrolled in this class will have a solid understanding of the concepts, skills, and mathematical practices required to be successful in future mathematics classes. This course differs from High School Algebra I in that it contains content from 8th grade. Students will need access to a scientific calculator to complete their homework outside of class.