AIMS Mathematics Standards for 8th Grade



The Number System (NS)
  • Know that there are numbers that are not rational, and approximate them by rational numbers. Details


  • Expressions and Equations (EE)
  • Work with radicals and integer exponents. Details
  • Understand the connections between proportional relationships, lines, and linear equations. Details
  • Analyze and solve linear equations and pairs of simultaneous linear equations. Details


  • Functions (F)
  • Define, evaluate, and compare functions. Details
  • Use functions to model relationships between quantities. Details


  • Geometry (G)
  • Understand congruence and similarity using physical models, transparencies, or geometry software. Details
  • Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem. Details
  • Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving volume of cylinders, cones and spheres. Details


  • Statistics and Probability (SP)
  • Investigate patterns of association in bivariate data. Details