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D.I.V.E. Instructional CD for Saxon Algebra 1, 3rd
edition - a thorough
explanation of each new concept presented in each chapter, with
scripture references.

Saxon
Teacher CD for Saxon Algebra 1, 3rd edition - a
thorough explanation of every problem in every
lesson.

This series is ideal for the homeschooler because they each come
with a home study kit. This kit includes the **student edition** of the
text, an **answer key** to the homework problems, and a
**series of
examinations and drills with answers.** Algebra 1 is
generally used in the 9th grade.

Algebra 1
includes such topics as arithmetic and evaluation of expressions
involving signed numbers, exponents, and roots, properties of real
numbers, absolute value, equations and inequalities involving
absolute value, scientific notation, unit conversions, solution of
equations in one unknown, solution of simultaneous equations, the
algebra of polynomials and rational expressions, word problems
requiring algebra for the solution (such as uniform motion and coin
problems), graphical solution of simultaneous equations, graphs of
a variety of functions: linear, quadratic, cubic, square root,
absolute value, etc., translations and reflections of graphs,
factoring, Pythagorean theorem, algebraic proofs, functional
notation and functions, solution of quadratic equations by
factoring, completing the square, and quadratic formula, direct and
inverse variation, exponential growth, computation of the perimeter
and area of two-dimensional regions, computation of the surface
area and volume of a wide variety of geometric solids, statistics,
and probability.