## Unit 1: __Lesson 0 - Prerequisite Knowledge__

__Objectives__• Combining like terms and simplifying expressions

• Long division

• The distributive property

• The zero property

• Properties of exponents

• Simplifying radicals with positive and negative radicands

• Factoring quadratic expressions and Solving quadratic equations by factoring, taking square roots, using the quadratic formula and utilizing graphing

calculator technology to finding zeros/ x-intercepts

• Observing symmetry, end-behaviors, and turning points (relative maxima and relative minima) on graphs

• Writing explicit and recursive formulas for geometric sequences