# Saxon Algebra 1/2 Program

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Description

Saxon's Algebra 1/2 Homeschool Kit is made up of five instructional components: Introduction of the New Increment, Examples with Complete Solutions, Practice of the Increment, Daily Problem Set, and Cumulative Tests. This homeschool Algebra 1/2 program covers all topics normally taught in pre-algebra, as well as additional topics from geometry and discrete mathematics. It is recommended for seventh-graders who plan to take first-year algebra in the eighth grade, or for eighth-graders who plan to take first-year algebra in the ninth grade. The Saxon homeschool Algebra program represents the culmination of the study of pre-algebra mathematics.

In Algebra 1/2, students will learn:

• fractions and their arithmetic operations
• decimals and their arithmetic operations
• mixed numbers and their arithmetic operations
• signed numbers and their arithmetic operations
• translating from words to algebraic expressions
• order of operations
• percents
• proportions
• ratios
• divisibility
• rounding
• place value
• unit conversions
• scientific notation
• data representation
• evaluation of algebraic expressions
• the simplification of algebraic expressions
• the solution of linear equations in one unknown
• word problems involving pre-algebraic concepts
• perimeter
• area
• surface area
• volume
• classification of geometric figures and solids
• geometric constructions
• symmetry

### Algebra 1/2 Homeschool Kit Contents

Saxon's secondary mathematics programs have been carefully planned and packaged. All you need to successfully teach each program is included in the homeschool kit. The Saxon Algebra 1/2 homeschool kit includes a textbook, an answer key for textbook problem sets, and tests with solutions/answers.

### Solutions Manual

The Solutions Manual provides step-by-step solutions for each problem in the textbook problem sets. Solutions to test problems included with answer key.

Includes hardbound student text, and Pb answer key ( final answers only-no documentation or explanations). Test/solutions packet.

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#### Saxon Algebra 1/2 Homeschool Kit (3rd edition) (7M01)

Hardbound Student Text, pb answer key (with final answers only — no documentation or explanations), and test packet.

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\$107.30

#### DIVE CD Algebra 1/2 (Windows and Mac; 3rd Edition) (7M013)

Dr. David Shormann's DIVE CD is your video tutor for Saxon Math!

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\$62.95

#### Saxon Algebra 1/2 Solutions Manual (3rd edition) (7M02)

Detailed solutions to the problems in Saxon Algebra 1/2.

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\$73.53

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### Required Items

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#### 11-Piece Protractor, Compass, Triangle Set (RM68)

Tools you'll find useful in all upper-level math programs. Includes the following all in a sturdy plastic storage case:

• Straight edge: 6" (15 cm) ruler
• Two triangles: 30/60/90 Triangle ruler and 45/90 Triangle ruler
• 180 Protractor
• Compass with universal holder
• 0.7 mm #2 Mechanical pencil
• 0.7 mm #2 HB lead refill
• Wood pencil
• Eraser
• Sharpener
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\$6.25
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