Algebra II 1st Quarter 3rd Quarter Equations & Inequalities Rational Exponents and Radical Functions a. Evaluate, Simplify, & Solve Linear & Absolute Value a. Evaluate nth Roots and Rational Exponents Equations & Inequalities b. Perform Function Operations and Composition c. Graph Square Root and Cube Root Functions d. Solve Radical Equations Linear Equations & Functions a. Represent Relations and Functions b. Find Slope and Rate of Change Exponential and Logarithmic Functions c. Graph Equations of Lines a. Graph Exponential Growth & Decay Functions d. Draw Scatter Plots & Best Fitting Lines b. Evaluate and Graph Logarithmic Functions e. Graph Linear Inequalities in Two variables d. Solve Exponential and Logarithmic Functions Linear Systems and Matrices Counting Methods and Probability a. Solve Linear Systems by Graphing and Algebraically a. Apply Counting Principle & Permutations b. Graph and Solve Linear Inequalities b. Use Combinations and the Binomial Theorem c. Perform Basic Matrix Operations c. Define and Use Probability d. Multiply Matrices d. Find Probability of Disjoint and Overlapping Events e. Evaluate Determinants and Apply Cramer's Rule e. Find Probabilities of Independent and Dependent f. Use Inverse Matrices to Solve Linear Systems Events f. Construct & Interpret Binomial Distributions 2nd Quarter Quadratic Functions and Factoring 4th Quarter a. Graph Quadratic Functions Data Analysis and Statistics b. Solve Quadratic Equations by Factoring a. Find Measures of Central Tendency & Dispersion c. Perform Operations with Complex Numbers b. Use Normal Distributions d. Solve Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square c. Select & Draw Conclusions from Samples e. Solve Quadratic Equations by Using the Quadratic Formula f. Graph and Solve Quadratic Inequalities Sequences & Series a. Define & Use Sequences and Series Polynomials & Polynomial Functions b. Analyze Arithmetic Sequences & Series a. Use Properties of Exponents c. Analyze Geometric Sequences & Series b. Add, Subtract, & Multiply Polynomials d. Find Sums of Infinite Geometric Series c. Factor and Solve Polynomial Equations e. Use Recursive Rules with Sequences d. Find Rational Zeros