 # Topics for 8th Grade Math

 First Nine Weeks (First Quarter runs from Aug 20 to Oct 25) I. The Real Number System A. Real Numbers B. Laws of Exponents C. Scientific Notation II. Equations in One Variable A. Solving Linear Equations in One Variable B. Determining Number of Solutions   III. Equations in Two Variables A. Slope B. Linear Equations C. Systems of Equations Second Nine Weeks (Second Quarter runs from Oct 29 to Jan 17) IV. Relations and Functions A. Relations & Functions B. Linear Functions C. Nonlinear Functions D. Compare Linear & Non-linear Functions   V. Angle Relationships & Pythagorean Theorem A. Angle Relationships B. Pythagorean Theorem   VI. Transformations A. Properties of Transformations B. Effects of Transformations on the Coordinate Plane Third Nine Weeks (Third Quarter runs from Jan 22 to Mar 22) VII. Congruence & Similarity A. Congruence B. Similarity VIII. Volume A. Volume of Cylinders B. Volume of Cones C. Volume of Spheres IX. Bivariate Data A. Scatter Plots B. Lines of Best Fit C. Bivariate Categorical Data Fourth Nine Weeks (Fourth Quarter runs from Apr 1 to Jun 6) XI. Investigations in Expressions, Equations, and Functions A. Solving Linear Equations in One Variable B. Determining Number of Solutions C. Linear Functions D. Systems of Equations