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    Math 8 Concepts Overview

    The Number System

    ·      Know that there are numbers that are not rational, and approximate them by rational numbers.

    Expressions and Equations

    ·      Work with radicals and integer exponents.

    ·      Understand the connection between proportional relationships, lines, and linear equations.

    ·      Analyze and solve linear equations and pairs of simultaneous linear equations.


    ·      Define, evaluate, and compare functions.

    ·      Use functions to model relationships between quantities.


    ·      Understand congruence and similarity using physical models, transparencies, or geometry software.

    ·      Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem.

    ·      Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres.

    Statistics and Probability

    ·      Investigate patterns of association in bivariate data.