A1.1.1.1.1 Compare and/or order any real numbers (rational and irrational may be mixed). 



A1.1.1.1.2 Simplify square roots (e.g., √24 = 2√6). 



A1.1.1.2.1 Find the Greatest Common Factor (GCF) and/or the Least Common Multiple (LCM) for sets of monomials. 



A1.1.1.3.1 Simplify/evaluate expressions involving properties/laws of exponents, roots and/or absolute value to solve problems (exponents should be integers from 10 to 10). 



A1.1.1.4.1 Use estimation to solve problems. 



A1.1.1.5.1 Add, subtract and/or multiply polynomial expressions (express answers in simplest form – nothing larger than a binomial multiplied by a trinomial). 


A1.1.1 Operations with Real Numbers and Expressions

A1.1.1.5.2 Factor algebraic expressions, including difference of squares and trinomials (trinomials limited to the form ax^{2}+bx+c where a is equal to 1 after factoring out all monomial factors). 


A1.1.1 Operations with Real Numbers and Expressions

A1.1.1.5.3 Simplify/reduce a rational algebraic expression. 


A1.1.1 Operations with Real Numbers and Expressions

A1.1.2.1.1 Write, solve and/or apply a linear equation (including problem situations). 



A1.1.2.1.2 Use and/or identify an algebraic property to justify any step in an equation solving process (linear equations only). 



A1.1.2.1.3 Interpret solutions to problems in the context of the problem situation (linear equations only). 



A1.1.2.2.1 Write and/or solve a system of linear equations (including problem situations) using graphing, substitution and/or elimination (limit systems to 2 linear equations). 



A1.1.2.2.2 Interpret solutions to problems in the context of the problem situation (systems of 2 linear equations only). 



A1.1.3.1.1 Write or solve compound inequalities and/or graph their solution sets on a number line (may include absolute value inequalities). 



A1.1.3.1.2 Identify or graph the solution set to a linear inequality on a number line. 


A1.1.3 Linear Inequalities

A1.1.3.1.3 Interpret solutions to problems in the context of the problem situation (limit to linear inequalities). 



A1.1.3.2.1 Write and/or solve a system of linear inequalities using graphing (limit systems to 2 linear inequalities). 



A1.1.3.2.2 Interpret solutions to problems in the context of the problem situation (systems of 2 linear inequalities only). 


