8th Grade Pre-Algebra At a Glance

1st Quarter

Equations

• Solving Simple Equations
• Solving Multi-Step Equations
• Solving Equations with Variables on Both Sides
• Rewriting Equations and Formulas

Transformations

• Congruent Figures
• Translations
• Reflections
• Rotations
• Similar Figures
• Perimeters and Areas of Similar Figures
• Dilations

Angles and Triangles

• Parallel Lines and Transversals
• Angles of Triangles
• Angles of Polygons
• Using Similar Triangles

2nd Quarter

Graphing and Writing Linear Equations

• Graphing Linear Equations
• Slope of a Line
• Graphing Proportional Relationships
• Graphing Linear Equations in Slope-Intercept Form
• Graphing Linear Equations in Standard Form
• Writing Equations in Slope-Intercept Form
• Writing Equations in Point-Slope Form

Systems of Linear Equations

• Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Graphing
• Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Substitution
• Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Elimination
• Solving Special Systems of Linear Equations

3rd Quarter

Functions

• Relations and Functions
• Representations of Functions
• Linear Functions
• Comparing Linear and Nonlinear Functions
• Analyzing and Sketching Graphs

Real Numbers and the Pythagorean Theorem

• Finding Square Roots
• Finding Cube Roots
• The Pythagorean Theorem
• Approximating Square Roots
• Using the Pythagorean Theorem

Volume and Similar Solids

• Volumes of Cylinders
• Volumes of Cones
• Volumes of Spheres
• Surface Areas and Volumes of Similar Solids

4th Quarter

Data Analysis and Displays

• Scatter Plots
• Lines of Fit
• Two-Way Tables
• Choosing a Data Display

Exponents and Scientific Notation

• Exponents
• Product of Powers Property
• Quotient of Powers Property
• Zero and Negative Exponents
• Reading Scientific Notation
• Writing Scientific Notation
• Operations in Scientific Notation

Inequalities

• Writing and Graphing Inequalities
• Solving Inequalities Using Addition or Subtraction
• Solving Inequalities Using Multiplication or Division
• Solving Two-Step Inequalities