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Intermediate Algebra(Formerly called Algebra 3) Algebraic subjects covered include advanced quadratics, polynomials, conics, general functions, logarithms, clever factorizations and substitutions, systems of equations, sequences and series, symmetric sums, advanced factoring methods, classical inequalities, functional equations, and more. 
24 weeks 
24 weeks ARE YOU READY? DO YOU NEED THIS? SYLLABUS 
Schedule
Tuesday
Aug 20  Feb 18 
7:30  9:00 PM ET
Aug 20  Feb 18
7:30  9:00 PM Eastern 6:30  8:00 PM Central 5:30  7:00 PM Mountain 4:30  6:00 PM Pacific Click here to see more time zones 
Maria Mendes 
$670
(~$28/lesson)
$744 w/books

$670
(~$28/lesson)
CLOSED
With Books $744

Sunday
Sep 8  Mar 9 
7:30  9:00 PM ET
Sep 8  Mar 9
7:30  9:00 PM Eastern 6:30  8:00 PM Central 5:30  7:00 PM Mountain 4:30  6:00 PM Pacific Click here to see more time zones 
Caleb Bilenkin 
$670
(~$28/lesson)
$744 w/books

$670
(~$28/lesson)
ENROLL
With Books $744

Wednesday
Sep 25  Mar 26 
7:30  9:00 PM ET
Sep 25  Mar 26
7:30  9:00 PM Eastern 6:30  8:00 PM Central 5:30  7:00 PM Mountain 4:30  6:00 PM Pacific Click here to see more time zones 
Maria Mendes 
$670
(~$28/lesson)
$744 w/books

$670
(~$28/lesson)
ENROLL
With Books $744

Thursday
Oct 17  Apr 24 
7:30  9:00 PM ET
Oct 17  Apr 24
7:30  9:00 PM Eastern 6:30  8:00 PM Central 5:30  7:00 PM Mountain 4:30  6:00 PM Pacific Click here to see more time zones 
Marcus Neal 
$670
(~$28/lesson)
$744 w/books

$670
(~$28/lesson)
ENROLL
With Books $744

Sunday
Nov 10  May 11 
7:30  9:00 PM ET
Nov 10  May 11
7:30  9:00 PM Eastern 6:30  8:00 PM Central 5:30  7:00 PM Mountain 4:30  6:00 PM Pacific Click here to see more time zones 
Dylon Chow 
$670
(~$28/lesson)
$744 w/books

$670
(~$28/lesson)
ENROLL
With Books $744

Tuesday
Dec 3  May 27 
7:30  9:00 PM ET
Dec 3  May 27
7:30  9:00 PM Eastern 6:30  8:00 PM Central 5:30  7:00 PM Mountain 4:30  6:00 PM Pacific Click here to see more time zones 
Luís Finotti 
$670
(~$28/lesson)
$744 w/books

$670
(~$28/lesson)
ENROLL
With Books $744

Friday
Jan 17  Jun 27 
7:30  9:00 PM ET
Jan 17  Jun 27
7:30  9:00 PM Eastern 6:30  8:00 PM Central 5:30  7:00 PM Mountain 4:30  6:00 PM Pacific Click here to see more time zones 
Dylon Chow 
$670
(~$28/lesson)
$744 w/books

$670
(~$28/lesson)
ENROLL
With Books $744

Wednesday
Feb 12  Jul 23 
7:30  9:00 PM ET
Feb 12  Jul 23
7:30  9:00 PM Eastern 6:30  8:00 PM Central 5:30  7:00 PM Mountain 4:30  6:00 PM Pacific Click here to see more time zones 
Achilleas Sinefakopoulos 
$670
(~$28/lesson)
$744 w/books

$670
(~$28/lesson)
ENROLL
With Books $744

Sunday
Mar 16  Sep 14 
7:30  9:00 PM ET
Mar 16  Sep 14
7:30  9:00 PM Eastern 6:30  8:00 PM Central 5:30  7:00 PM Mountain 4:30  6:00 PM Pacific Click here to see more time zones 
TBA 
$670
(~$28/lesson)
$744 w/books

$670
(~$28/lesson)
ENROLL
With Books $744

Tuesday
Mar 25  Sep 2 
7:30  9:00 PM ET
Mar 25  Sep 2
7:30  9:00 PM Eastern 6:30  8:00 PM Central 5:30  7:00 PM Mountain 4:30  6:00 PM Pacific Click here to see more time zones 
TBA 
$670
(~$28/lesson)
$744 w/books

$670
(~$28/lesson)
ENROLL
With Books $744

Monday
Apr 21  Oct 13 
7:30  9:00 PM ET
Apr 21  Oct 13
7:30  9:00 PM Eastern 6:30  8:00 PM Central 5:30  7:00 PM Mountain 4:30  6:00 PM Pacific Click here to see more time zones 
TBA 
$670
(~$28/lesson)
$744 w/books

$670
(~$28/lesson)
ENROLL
With Books $744

AoPS Holidays
Who Should Take?
Students should have a mastery of basic algebra up through and including quadratic equations before taking this course. Typically this class follows our Introduction to Geometry class.
This course goes beyond what you would find in a typical honors Algebra curriculum. Algebra courses vary widely in their definitions, but our Intermediate Algebra class covers topics typically found in honors Algebra 2 and Precalculus classes, as well as many topics that are not found in most other curricula. Students who have completed a typical honors Algebra 2 course elsewhere may be ready for Intermediate Algebra.
Lessons
1  Review and Overview 
2  Functions Review 
3  Complex Numbers 
4  Quadratic Equations and Graphing Parabolas 
5  Minima, Maxima, and Circles 
6  Conics 
7  Polynomial Division, the Remainder Theorem, the Factor Theorem 
8  Integer and Rational Roots 
9  Proof by Contradiction and Irrational Roots 
10  Vieta's Formulas 
11  Multivariable Polynomials 
12  Advanced Strategies for Polynomials 
13  Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences and Series 
14  Advanced Sequences and Series 
15  Induction 
16  Exponents and Logarithms 
17  Radicals, Monotonic, and Even and Odd Functions 
18  Rational Functions and Partial Fractions 
19  Piecewise Functions, Absolute Value, Integer and Fractional Part 
20  Inequalities 
21  Mean Inequality Chain 
22  CauchySchwarz Inequality 
23  Functional Equations 
24  More Functional Equations and Challenging Problems 
Required Textbook
Intermediate Algebra A comprehensive textbook covering Algebra 2 and topics in Precalculus. This book is the followup to the acclaimed Introduction to Algebra textbook. In addition to offering standard Algebra 2 and Precalculus curriculum, the text includes advanced topics such as those problem solving strategies required for success on the AMC and AIME competitions. 