Ch 21: Solving Quadratics: Homeschool Curriculum

About This Chapter

The Solving Quadratics unit of this High School Algebra I Homeschool course is designed to help homeschooled students learn how to use the quadratic formula. Parents can use the short videos to introduce topics, break up lessons and keep students engaged.

Who's it for?

This unit of our High School Algebra I Homeschool course will benefit any student who is trying to learn how to use the quadratic formula. There is no faster or easier way to learn about solving quadratics. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who require an efficient, self-paced course of study to learn about quadratic equations in both standard and non-standard form or quadratic inequalities.
  • Homeschool parents looking to spend less time preparing lessons and more time teaching.
  • Homeschool parents who need a math curriculum that appeals to multiple learning types (visual or auditory).
  • Gifted students and students with learning differences.

How it works:

  • Students watch a short, fun video lesson that covers a specific unit topic.
  • Students and parents can refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
  • Short quizzes and the Solving Quadratics unit exam on matter confirm understanding or identify any topics that require review.

Solving Quadratics Unit Objectives:

  • Apply the greatest common factor to a quadratic equation.
  • Apply the multiplication property of zero to a quadratic equation.
  • Use two binomials to solve a quadratic inequality.
  • Discover how to solve a quadratic equation in non-standard form.

5 Lessons in Chapter 21: Solving Quadratics: Homeschool Curriculum
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What is a Quadratic Equation? - Definition & Examples

1. What is a Quadratic Equation? - Definition & Examples

You might be surprised to learn that quadratic equations are an important part of the world we live in. We sometimes even make use of them for our entertainment! Watch this video lesson to learn more about these equations.

Solving Quadratics: Assigning the Greatest Common Factor and Multiplication Property of Zero

2. Solving Quadratics: Assigning the Greatest Common Factor and Multiplication Property of Zero

When it comes to solving quadratics, we have at our disposal several methods. Watch this video lesson to learn one such method you can use to solve quadratics that don't have a constant term.

How to Use the Quadratic Formula to Solve a Quadratic Equation

3. How to Use the Quadratic Formula to Solve a Quadratic Equation

When solving a quadratic equation by factoring doesn't work, the quadratic formula is here to save the day. Learn what it is and how to use it in this lesson.

How to Solve Quadratics That Are Not in Standard Form

4. How to Solve Quadratics That Are Not in Standard Form

It isn't always the case that your equation will be set up nicely for you to solve. In this lesson, learn how to factor or use the quadratic formula to solve quadratic equations, even when they are not in standard form.

Solving Quadratic Inequalities Using Two Binomials

5. Solving Quadratic Inequalities Using Two Binomials

Watch this video lesson to learn what simple steps you can take to solve quadratic inequalities using two binomials. See how it only requires a few steps to solve quadratic inequalities using this method.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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