Grade 8 Overview



 

Summary of Year
 
Eighth grade mathematics is about (1) formulating and reasoning about expressions and equations, including modeling an association in bivariate data with a linear equation, and solving linear equations and systems of linear equations; (2) grasping the concept of a function and using functions to describe quantitative relationships; (3) analyzing two and three dimensional space and figures using distance, angle, similarity, and congruence, and understanding and applying the Pythagorean Theorem.

Key Areas of Focus for Grade 8: Linear algebra

Module 1: Integer Exponents and Scientific Notation
Module 3: Similarity