Understanding Pre-Algebra is crucial for success in math. Among the many concepts that will grow in complexity, fractions set students up for understanding radians and rational expressions. Order of operations helps students understand how to solve more complicated equations and integers enable students to understand the movement of functions. Having a grasp on Pre-Algebra will set you up for success in math.

General Overview of Pre-Algebra Content

(Content varies across curricula.)

  • Decimals, Fractions, Percents: This includes all operations and conversion
  • Mixed Numbers & Improper Fractions: Conversion & Operations
  • Integers: All Operations & Number Line

  • Absolute Value & Inequalities
  • Factoring Numbers, Lowest Common Multiple & Greatest Common Factor
  • Ratios & Proportions

  • Number Properties: Types, Bases
  • Order of Operations
  • Basic Scientific Notation & Exponents
  • Basic Graphing