Spend some time this summer learning about the world of finance while practicing math and study skills. This course will introduce students to basic principles of economics and investing. The students will create a mini-economy to observe the effects of their decisions.
This course is designed to help students improve their algebra skills in preparation for Precalculus. It will cover all of the topics taught in Algebra II, but it is more than a refresher! It will develop strong problem solving skills. Students will become confident and successful math students. Students will first review the topics in Algebra II: linear and quadratic equations and functions, polynomial functions, Additional topics include complex numbers, polynomial and rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, sequences and series, and an introduction to trigonometry. The graphing calculator will be used to help understand problems, as well as to simplify them.