Focus of the unit:  Extend the laws of exponents to rational exponents
 Rewrite expressions involving radicals and rational exponents
 Solve:
 radical equations
 rational equations
 quadratic inequalities
 systems of equations that include quadratics
Unit 2 Inquiry Activity
 2.1 Rational Exponents  Simplifying any real exponents using exponent properties
 Convert expressions between radicals and rational exponents
 Solve equations using real exponents
 2.2 Rational Expressions
 Simplifying rational expressions
 Solving rational equations
 Applications of rational equations
 2.3 Inequalities
 Solving inequalities algebraically
 Graphing inequalities
