# Algebra 1a 1st Semester

**Course Description:** This is an alternative to the regular Algebra 1 course. Students will take 2 semesters to complete the concepts of Algebra I semester 1 as well as increase their overall basic math skills. Mathematical concepts to be studied are properties of real numbers, solving linear equations and inequalities, graphing linear equations and inequalities and writing linear equations and inequalities. Problem solving will also be an integral part of the course.