# Ch 4: Foundations & Linear Equations: College Precalculus Lesson Plans

The Foundations & Linear Equations chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach linear equations and their graphs in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

## Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Foundations & Linear Equations chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Number types and graphs Properties of natural and whole numbers, integers, rational numbers, irrational numbers and real numbers; the coordinate plane's x- and y-axes, intercepts and ordered pairs
Tuesday Forms of linear equations Methods for finding intercepts using the slope-intercept and standard forms of a linear equation
Wednesday Graphs of linear equations Steps for identifying an equation's graph based on its slope or intercepts; graphs of zero slope and undefined slope
Thursday Writing linear equations Methods for using slope and y-intercept or the equations of parallel and perpendicular lines to write a linear equation in slope-intercept form
Friday Systems of equations Processes involved in setting up, solving and graphing a linear system using the substitution and elimination methods

9 Lessons in Chapter 4: Foundations & Linear Equations: College Precalculus Lesson Plans
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Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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