This course is designed to teach the student the fundamentals of Algebra through instruction, class work, homework, and tests. This course provides the foundation for more advanced mathematics courses and develops the skills needed to solve mathematical problems. Study includes functions, linear equations, inequalities, graphing, polynomials, factoring, quadratic equations, radical expressions, exponential equations, and statistics. This course will meet the state requirements (Missouri Learning Standards) and will prepare students for the Algebra I End Of Course (EOC) Exam.