Linear Functions

Send by email
Essential Questions: 

·How can we make sense of linear relationships?

Content: 

*Solving Linear Equations
*Graphing Linear Functions
*Writing Linear Equations

Skills and Processes: 

*Solve any linear equation
*Solve for a variable in terms of other variables (literal equations)
*Graph a linear function by using tables, intercepts, or slope-intercept form
*Find the slope of a line
*Solve equations using graphs
*Write linear equations in 3 different forms: slope-intercept, point-slope, and standard
*Move from any form of a linear equation to a different form
*Create a method for finding the best fit line for a given data set
*Make predictions based on linear models created to represent data
 

Assessment: 

*Participation
*Homework
*Activities
*Quizzes
*Tests
 

Resources: 

Textbook: Algebra I, Holt
Calculator: TI-83 Plus

Geometer's Sketchpad