Geared specifically toward the homeschool classroom, Saxon Algebra 2 is a college-prep course designed to build the mathematical foundation necessary for students to transition successfully into higher-level math courses. Students completing Algebra 2 will have studied the equivalent of one semester of informal geometry.
Kit includes Homeschool Algebra 2 Textbook, Solutions Manual and Homeschool Testing Book, providing warm-up exercises, daily lessons, student worksheets, reproducible cumulative tests, testing schedule, test answer forms, test analysis form, and test solutions.
Curriculum prepares students for calculus through explicit embedded geometry instruction, trigonometry concepts, statistics, and applications for other subjects such as physics and chemistry. Topics covered include number sense and foundations of algebra, linear functions, matrices, polynomials and polynomial functions, rational and radical functions, linear systems, probability and statistics, quadratic functions, trigonometry, exponential and logarithmic functions, conic sections, and sequences, series and logic.
Text requires use of a TI-83+ Graphing Calculator.