This course is an introduction to topics such as working with integers, rational numbers, fractions and exponents, solving and graphing linear equations and inequalities, writing linear equations and inequalities, linear functions, percent and proportions, radicals, Pythagorean Theorem, distance formula, midpoint formula, translations, volume and surface area. This class will prepare students to master the skills necessary to become proficient in pre-algebra as all of these skills will be needed in Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra II and virtually all higher level math courses.