# Making Common Core Algebra fun *tolerable*

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# Common Core Domain: Algebra

**For information on how to use these maps:** Common Core

Cluster Statement | Standard Code | Lessons |
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Expressing Equations, Manipulation. and the Quadratic Formula | A.SSE.1-4 | Introduction to Variables & Expressions Solving Basic Equations Distribution & Combining Like Terms Solving Quadratic Equations (a.k.a. Parabolas) |

More Equation Manipulation | A.APR.1-7 | "FOIL" (First Inside Outside Last) Solving Systems of Equations Solving Absolute Value Equations & Inequalities Intro to Exponents & Exponent Rules |

Matrices | A.REI.8-9 | Matrices (a.k.a. Linear Algebra) |

Graphing and Equations with more than One Variable | A.REI.9-12 | The X-Y Plane Lines & Equations of Lines Intro to Functions - Domain, Range & Inverse |