Conquer Algebra I with these key lessons, practice problems, and easy-to-follow examples.
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All your course topics broken down into individual lessons Step-by-step example problems in every practice section Hundreds of practice problems allow you to put your new skills to work immediately FREE online access to 1,001 MORE Algebra I practice problems
Mary Jane Sterling
, Consumer Dummies
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03 August 2015
Professional and scholarly
Introduction 1 Part I Getting Started with Algebra I 5 chapter 1: Assembling Your Tools 7 chapter 2: Deciphering Signs in Expressions 19 chapter 3: Incorporating Algebraic Properties 35 chapter 4: Making Fractions and Decimals Behave 47 chapter 5: Exploring Exponents 77 chapter 6: Taming Rampaging Radicals 89 chapter 7: Simplifying Algebraic Expressions 103 Part II Changing the Format of Expressions 121 chapter 8: Working with Numbers in Their Prime 123 chapter 9: Specializing in Multiplication Matters 139 chapter 10: Dividing the Long Way to Simplify Algebraic Expressions 161 chapter 11: Figuring on Factoring 171 chapter 12: Taking the Bite out of Binomial Factoring 185 chapter 13: Factoring Trinomials and Special Polynomials 195 Part III Sleuthing For Solutions of Equations 221 chapter 14: Establishing Ground Rules for Solving Equations 223 chapter 15: Lining Up Linear Equations 237 chapter 16: Muscling Up to Quadratic Equations 265 chapter 17: Yielding to Higher Powers 289 chapter 18: Reeling in Radical and Absolute Value Equations 315 chapter 19: Getting Even with Inequalities 329 Part IV Solving Story Problems and Skething Graphs 349 chapter 20: Facing Up to Formulas 351 chapter 21: Making Formulas Work in Basic Story Problems 377 chapter 22: Relating Values in Story Problems 401 chapter 23: Measuring Up with Quality and Quantity Story Problems 411 chapter 24: Getting a Handle on Graphing 425 chapter 25: Extending the Graphing Horizon 451 Part V The Part of Tens 475 chapter 26: Ten Common Errors That Get Noticed 477 chapter 27: Ten Quick Tips to Make Algebra a Breeze 483 Index 489
Mary Jane Sterling taught algebra at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois, for 35 years.