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Algebra II (Cliffs Study Solver)

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Publisher Comments:

The CliffsStudySolver workbooks combine 20 percent review material with 80 percent practice problems (and the answers!) to help make your lessons stick.

CliffsStudySolver Algebra II is for students who want to reinforce their knowledge with a learn-by-doing approach. Inside, you’ll get the practice you need to factor and solve equations with handy tools such as

  • Straightforward, concise reviews of every topic
  • Practice problems in every chapter — with explanations and solutions
  • A diagnostic pretest to assess your current skills
  • A full-length exam that adapts to your skill level

Beginning with the rules for exponents and operations involving polynomials, this workbook ventures into quadratic equations, function transformations, rational root theorem, and more. You'll explore factoring by grouping, graphing, complex numbers, and hyperbola, plus details about

  • Solving exponential and logarithmic equations
  • Using a graphing calculator to graph lines and polynomials
  • Dealing with story problems using systems of equations
  • Performing scalar and matrix multiplication
  • Factoring binomials, trinomials, and other polynomials

Practice makes perfect — and whether you're taking lessons or teaching yourself, CliffsStudySolver guides can help you make the grade.

Synopsis:

The learn-by-doing way to master Algebra II

Why CliffsStudySolver™ Guides?

Go with the name you know and trust

Get the information you need– fast!

Written by teachers and educational specialists

Polynomials

  • Polynomials: addition and subtraction
  • Polynomials: multiplication and division
  • Remainder Theorem
  • Rational Root Theorem

Equations and Functions

  • Factoring binomials
  • Greatest Common Factors
  • Exponential and logarithmic functions
  • Graphing functions
  • Systems of equations and inequalities
  • Systems of linear equations
  • System of equations and inequalities
  • Conic sections

Problem-Solving Tools

  • Clear, concise reviews of every topic
  • Practice problems in every chapter– with explanations and solutions
  • Diagnostic pretest to assess your current skills
  • Full-length exam– with answers– that adapts to your skill level

We take great notes– and make learning a snap

Synopsis:

The learn-by-doing way to master Algebra II Why CliffsStudySolver™ Guides? Go with the name you know and trustGet the information you need-fast!Written by teachers and educational specialists PolynomialsPolynomials: addition and subtractionPolynomials: multiplication and divisionRemainder TheoremRational Root Theorem Equations and FunctionsFactoring binomialsGreatest Common FactorsExponential and logarithmic functions Graphing functionsSystems of equations and inequalitiesSystems of linear equationsSystem of equations and inequalitiesConic sections Problem-Solving ToolsClear, concise reviews of every topicPractice problems in every chapter-with explanations and solutionsDiagnostic pretest to assess your current skillsFull-length exam-with answers-that adapts to your skill level We take great notes-and make learning a snap

Synopsis:

The learn-by-doing way to master Algebra II

Why CliffsStudySolver™ Guides?

Go with the name you know and trust

Get the information you need–fast!

Written by teachers and educational specialists

Polynomials

  • Polynomials: addition and subtraction
  • Polynomials: multiplication and division
  • Remainder Theorem
  • Rational Root Theorem

Equations and Functions

  • Factoring binomials
  • Greatest Common Factors
  • Exponential and logarithmic functions
  • Graphing functions
  • Systems of equations and inequalities
  • Systems of linear equations
  • System of equations and inequalities
  • Conic sections

Problem-Solving Tools

  • Clear, concise reviews of every topic
  • Practice problems in every chapter–with explanations and solutions
  • Diagnostic pretest to assess your current skills
  • Full-length exam–with answers–that adapts to your skill level

We take great notes–and make learning a snap

About the Author

Mary Jane Sterling teaches mathematics at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. She has been teaching mathematics for over 30 years.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Terminology and Notation.

Order of Operations.

Graphing and the Coordinate Plane.

Simplifying Fractions.

Common Errors.

Pretest.

Pretest Questions.

Key to Pretest Questions.

Chapter 1: The Basics.

Rules for Exponents.

Laws for Using Exponents.

Adding and Subtracting Polynomials.

Multiplying Polynomials.

The FOIL Method.

Special Products.

Special Product #1.

Special Product #2.

Special Product #3.

Special Product #4.

Dividing Polynomials.

Divisors with One Term.

Long Division.

Synthetic Division.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 2: Factoring and Solving Equations.

Greatest Common Factors and Factoring Binomials.

Greatest Common Factor.

Factoring Binomials.

Factoring Trinomials.

Factoring Other Polynomials.

Quadratic-Like Expressions.

Factoring by Grouping.

Solving Quadratic Equations.

Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring.

Solving Quadratic Equations with the Quadratic Formula.

Solving Quadratic Equations Using Completing the Square.

Solving Quadratic-Like Equations.

Quadratic and Other Inequalities.

Radical Equations with Quadratics.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 3: Function Operations and Transformations.

Functions and Function Notation.

Domain and Range.

Function Notation.

Function Operations.

Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division.

Composition of Functions.

Difference Quotient.

Inverse Functions.

Showing That Two Functions Are Inverses of One Another.

Solving for the Inverse of a Function.

Function Transformations.

Slides.

Flips.

Warps.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 4: Polynomials.

Remainder Theorem.

Rational Root Theorem and Descartes’ Rule of Sign.

Rational Root Theorem.

Descartes’ Rule of Sign.

Upper and Lower Bounds.

Using a Graphing Calculator to Graph Lines and Polynomials.

Solving Equations and Inequalities Using Graphing.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 5: Exponential and Logarithmic Functions.

Exponential Functions.

Form y = ax.

Form y = a-x.

The Constant “e”.

Compound Interest.

Logarithmic Functions.

Laws of Logarithms.

Applications of Logarithms.

Solving Exponential and Logarithmic Equations.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 6: Graphing.

Graphing Polynomials.

Graphing Rational Functions.

Graphing Radical Functions.

Graphing Absolute Value and Logarithmic Functions.

Graphing Functions Using Transformations.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 7: Other Equations.

Radical Equations and Conjugates.

Rationalizing a Denominator.

Radical Equations—Squaring More Than Once.

Complex Numbers.

Operations Involving Complex Numbers.

Quadratic Formula and Complex Numbers.

Rational Equations.

Variation.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 8: Conic Sections.

Circle.

Area and Circumference.

Standard Form.

Changing to the Standard Form Using Completing the Square.

Ellipse.

Parabola.

Hyperbola.

Graphing Conics.

Writing Equations of Circles.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems and Answers.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 9: Systems of Equations and Inequalities.

Solving Linear Systems Using the Addition Method.

Solving Linear Equations Using Substitution.

Solving Linear Equations Using Cramer’s Rule.

Systems of Non-Linear Equations.

Story Problems Using Systems of Equations.

Systems of Inequalities.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 10: Systems of Linear Equations with Three or More Variables.

Addition Method.

Solving Linear Systems Using Matrices.

Operations on Matrices.

Addition and Subtraction of Matrices.

Scalar Multiplication.

Matrix Multiplication.

Inverse of a 2 x 2 Matrix.

Applications of Systems of Linear Equations.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Customized Full-Length Exam.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780764541353
Publisher:
Cliffs Notes
Location:
New York
Author:
Lin, G.
Author:
Mary Jane Ster
Author:
Sterling, Mary Jane
Subject:
General
Subject:
Algebra
Subject:
Study Guides
Subject:
Algebra - General
Subject:
Algebra - Intermediate
Subject:
Algebra - Elementary
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Cliffs Study Solver
Series Volume:
108-264
Publication Date:
20040206
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
10.92x8.30x.90 in. 1.26 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The learn-by-doing way to master Algebra II

Why CliffsStudySolver™ Guides?

Go with the name you know and trust

Get the information you need– fast!

Written by teachers and educational specialists

Polynomials

  • Polynomials: addition and subtraction
  • Polynomials: multiplication and division
  • Remainder Theorem
  • Rational Root Theorem

Equations and Functions

  • Factoring binomials
  • Greatest Common Factors
  • Exponential and logarithmic functions
  • Graphing functions
  • Systems of equations and inequalities
  • Systems of linear equations
  • System of equations and inequalities
  • Conic sections

Problem-Solving Tools

  • Clear, concise reviews of every topic
  • Practice problems in every chapter– with explanations and solutions
  • Diagnostic pretest to assess your current skills
  • Full-length exam– with answers– that adapts to your skill level

We take great notes– and make learning a snap

"Synopsis" by , The learn-by-doing way to master Algebra II Why CliffsStudySolver™ Guides? Go with the name you know and trustGet the information you need-fast!Written by teachers and educational specialists PolynomialsPolynomials: addition and subtractionPolynomials: multiplication and divisionRemainder TheoremRational Root Theorem Equations and FunctionsFactoring binomialsGreatest Common FactorsExponential and logarithmic functions Graphing functionsSystems of equations and inequalitiesSystems of linear equationsSystem of equations and inequalitiesConic sections Problem-Solving ToolsClear, concise reviews of every topicPractice problems in every chapter-with explanations and solutionsDiagnostic pretest to assess your current skillsFull-length exam-with answers-that adapts to your skill level We take great notes-and make learning a snap

"Synopsis" by , The learn-by-doing way to master Algebra II

Why CliffsStudySolver™ Guides?

Go with the name you know and trust

Get the information you need–fast!

Written by teachers and educational specialists

Polynomials

  • Polynomials: addition and subtraction
  • Polynomials: multiplication and division
  • Remainder Theorem
  • Rational Root Theorem

Equations and Functions

  • Factoring binomials
  • Greatest Common Factors
  • Exponential and logarithmic functions
  • Graphing functions
  • Systems of equations and inequalities
  • Systems of linear equations
  • System of equations and inequalities
  • Conic sections

Problem-Solving Tools

  • Clear, concise reviews of every topic
  • Practice problems in every chapter–with explanations and solutions
  • Diagnostic pretest to assess your current skills
  • Full-length exam–with answers–that adapts to your skill level

We take great notes–and make learning a snap

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