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