Look for the following material or heading in the contents.

- Variables
- Exponents
- Order of Operations
- Equations and inequalities
- Word problems (converting words into symbols)
- Real Numbers
- Adding
- Subtracting
- Multiplication
- Division
- Distributive property
- Linear Equations (might be equations in one variable)
- Graphing
- Slope
- Intercepts
- Point-slope and or slope-intercept formulas
- Systems of linear equations (or simultaneous equations)
- Linear inequalities
- Solving
- Graphing
- Absolute Values
- Exponents
- Products
- Divisions
- Scientific notation
- Polynomials
- Quadratic equations
- Factoring
- Radicals

Notes for use: All the material on the above list needs to be covered in algebra. Instead of moving fast, the students should understand these concepts pretty well.