This Mathematics Course 2 program has been specifically written for California - it’s everything the teacher needs to deliver successful Math lessons for Grade 7 students. The program is a complete, comprehensive, standards-based curriculum, and features a clear layout that will not distract students from the content being taught. It is all written in straightforward, understandable language to aid comprehension and meet the needs of English Language Learners.

Key features: - California Standards are clearly stated and defined in direct language for every Lesson - Each Lesson is supported with carefully selected worked examples - Hints and reminders of key information throughout the Lesson serve as an extension of the classroom - Each Lesson ends with Independent Practice exercises and Round Ups summarizing the whole Lesson - Includes Explorations and Investigations for students to experience Math in real life contexts

CONTENTS

Chapter 1 - The Basics of Algebra Section 1.1 - Variables and Expressions Section 1.2 - Equations Section 1.3 - Inequalities

Chapter 2 - Rational and Irrational Numbers Section 2.1 - Rational Numbers Section 2.2 - Absolute Value Section 2.3 - Operations on Rational Numbers Section 2.4 - More Operations on Rational Numbers Section 2.5 - Basic Powers Section 2.6 - Irrational Numbers and Square Roots

Chapter 3 - Two-Dimensional Figures Section 3.1 - Perimeter, Circumference, and Area Section 3.2 - The Coordinate Plane Section 3.3 - The Pythagorean Theorem Section 3.4 - Comparing Figures Section 3.5 - Constructions Section 3.6 - Conjectures and Generalizations

Chapter 4 - Linear Functions Section 4.1 — Graphing Linear Equations Section 4.2 — Rates and Variation Section 4.3 — Units and Measures Section 4.4 — More on Inequalities