Course: Mathematics 9
Print or Online 
Online 

Prerequisites 
Math 8 
Math 8 
Description 
This grade 9 math course focuses on introductory topics of numbers, exponents, algebra, graphing on a coordinate plane, and a little bit of probability. Circle geometry, polynomials, and linear inequalities are introduced here as well.

This grade 9 math course focuses on introductory topics of numbers, exponents, algebra, graphing on a coordinate plane, and a little bit of probability. Circle geometry, polynomials, and linear inequalities are introduced here as well.

Course Topics/Modules 
Square roots and surface area Power and exponent laws Rational numbers Linear relations, equalities and inequalities Polynomials Simple geometric transformations Circle geometry Probability and Statistics 
Square roots and surface area Power and exponent laws Rational numbers Linear relations, equalities and inequalities Polynomials Simple geometric transformations Circle geometry Probability and Statistics

Assessment 
Quizzes, assignments, etc.: 50% Exam (final exam): 50%

Assignments: 40% Exams (midterm/final exam): 60%

Resources 
Online (Math Makes Sense 9, Pearson Education) etext 
Math Makes Sense 9, Pearson Education, hard cover

Deposit 
$80 refundable 
$80 refundable

Teacher Support 
Students have access to the course teacher through email, phone and inperson. However the phone is not the best option for explaining math problems.


Credits 
4 

Prescribed Learning Outcomes 
See the Ministry’s document here: http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/irp/pdfs/mathematics/2008math89.pdf 

Teacher 
Once you are in the active course you will be able to see who your teacher is by going to the Classlist tab and then clicking on Teacher.


Completion Date 
Go to our school website http://vlns.ca and click on Students and then the Enroll tab to see the exact dates of each Session offered at the VLN.
