Course Number: 310/311

Open To:
Grades 9-11

Course Length:
Full Year; 10 Units

UC/CSU Approved: Mathematics “C” requirement.
Satisfies one year of the Mathematics graduation requirement.

Course Description:
This course introduces the theorems, postulates, and definitions used in the study of geometric figures in a plane including lines, polygons, and circles.  The topics of trigonometry, area, surface area, and volume are also covered. Algebra applications, such as solving equations and factoring polynomials, are interwoven into the curriculum, as well as mechanical construction skills using the compass and protractor. Students who complete Algebra 1 and this course will be prepared for Algebra 2.


Textbook/Class Resources:
MathXL for School Account

Optional Textbook/Class Resources:
Pearson Geometry: Common Core (2015). ISBN: 9780133281156

Level of Difficulty:
  Very Difficult

Estimated Homework Per Class:
30 minutes
30-60 minutes
60-90 minutes

Placement Test for Freshmen. Completion of Algebra 1 with a “C” or better both semesters.