Students will investigate various types of functions (including linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic), simplify exponents and radicals, investigate conic sections and statistical situations. Emphasis will be placed on preparation for college-level math courses. This course will serve as a prerequisite for Algebra for Calculus/Dual Credit Algebra for Calculus, Trigonometry/Dual Credit Trigonometry and Elementary Statistics/Dual Credit Elementary Statistics. (One-credit, one-year elective for grades 10-12.) Prerequisite: Algebra I & Geometry.