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Understand Algebra: A Teach Yourself Guide (Teach Yourself)

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Publisher Comments:

More than 60 million Teach Yourself products sold worldwide!

A helpful guide for students struggling with algebra

Understand Algebra provides everything you need to broaden your skills and gain confidence. Assuming only a basic level of arithmetic, this carefully graded and progressive book guides them through the basic principles of the subject with the help of exercises and fully worked examples.

Includes:

  • One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started
  • Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the authors many years of experience
  • Tests in the book to keep track of your progress
  • Exercises and examples with full answers allow you to practice your new skills progressively

Topics include: The meaning of algebra; Elementary operations in algebra; Brackets and operations with them; Positive and negative numbers; Expressions and equations; Linear equations; Formulae; Simultaneous equations; Linear inequalities; Graphical representation of quantities; Straight line graphs; coordinates; Using inequalities to define regions; Multiplying algebraicalalgebraics; Factors; Fractions; Graphs of quadratic functions; Quadratic equations; Indices; Logarithms; Ratio and proportion; Variation; The determination of laws; Rational and irrational numbers; Arithmetical and geometrical sequences

Synopsis:

Inexpensive guides to solving everyday issues and understanding complex subjects

About the Author

Paul Abbott is a math teacher and author. Hugh Neill is a mathematics author and a former teacher, inspector and chief examiner in mathematics at various levels. Mr. Neill lectures in a range of mathematical subjects. Both have written numerous books on a variety of math topics.

Table of Contents

Introduction/01 The meaning of algebra/02 Elementary operations in algebra/03 Brackets and operations with them/04 Positive and negative numbers/05 Expressions and equations/06 Linear equations/07 Formulae/08 Simultaneous equations/09 Linear inequalities/10 Graphical representation of quantities/11 Straight line graphs; coordinates/12 Using inequalities to define regions/13 Multiplying algebraical expressions/14 Factors/15 Fractions/16 Graphs of quadratic functions/17 Quadratic equations/18 Indices/19 Logarithms/20 Ratio and proportion/21 Variation/22 The determination of laws/23 Rational and irrational numbers. Surds/24 Arithmetical and geometrical sequences/Appendix/Answers/Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071754859
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill
Subject:
Algebra - Elementary
Author:
Neill Hugh
Author:
Abbott Paul
Author:
Neill, Hugh
Author:
Abbott, Paul
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - Mathematics
Subject:
Algebra - Intermediate
Subject:
The meaning of algebra; Elementary operations in algebra; Brackets and operations with them; Positive and negative numbers; Expressions and equations; Linear equations; Formulae; Simultaneous equations; Linear inequalities; Graphical representation of qua
Subject:
The meaning of algebra; Elementary operations in algebra; Brackets and operations with them; Positive and negative numbers; Expressions and equations; Linear equations; Formulae; Simultaneous equations; Linear inequalities; Graphical representation of qua
Subject:
Mathematics - Algebra
Copyright:
Series:
Teach Yourself: Reference
Publication Date:
February 2011
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
7.750 x 5.000 in

Related Subjects

Science and Mathematics » Mathematics » Algebra » General
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