Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Franklin High School

Home of the Quakers

5405 SE Woodward | Portland, OR 97206
Phone: (503) 916-5140 | Fax: (503) 916-2694

Algebra 3-4

Course Description

This course emphasizes modeling data and problem situations with functions, specifically linear, quadratic, polynomial, exponential, rational, radical and logarithmic functions.  The course also introduces students to sequences and series, solving systems with and without matrices, complex numbers, problems in trigonometry and some descrete topics such as probability.  Students deepen their understanding of these topics as they work both individually and in groups to solve problems, to apply the mathematics and to communicate their reasoning.  Students will use TI-84 graphing calculator in class to study these topics.

Course information sheet

Classroom expectations