MPM2D – Foundations of Mathematics

COURSE Description

Course Title: Foundations of Mathematics
Course Code: MPM2D
Grade: 10
Course Type: Academic
Credit Value: 1.0
Prerequisite: MPM1D, Principles of Mathematics, Grade 9, Academic or MFM1P, Foundations of Mathematics, Grade 9, Applied and MPM1H, Mathematics Transfer Course, Grade 9
Curriculum Policy Document: Mathematics, The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 9 and 10, 2005
Department: Mathematics
Course Developer: Kydan Educational Services
Development Date: 2015-2016


Course Description: This course enables students to broaden their understanding of relationships and extend their problem-solving and algebraic skills through investigation, the effective use of technology, and abstract reasoning. Students will explore quadratic relations and their applications; solve and apply linear systems; verify properties of geometric figures using analytic geometry; and investigate the trigonometry of right and acute triangles. Students will reason mathematically and communicate their thinking as they solve multi-step problems.