Math 8

8th Grade Mathematics Essentials

1. 8 Mathematical Practices.

2. Model and evaluate functional relationships (linear vs. non-linear).

3. Solve multi-step linear equations with numbers in various forms (decimals, fractions, integers).

4. Solve systems of linear equations.

5. Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem to real-world scenarios.

6. Investigate patterns and relationships in real-world data.

7. Use geometric understanding of similarity and congruence to solve problems.

### Mathematical Practices

- Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
- Reason abstractly and quantitatively.
- Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.
- Model with mathematics.
- Use appropriate tools strategically.
- Attend to precision.
- Look for and make use of structure.
- Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning.