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Algebra I (Cliffs Study Solver)

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

CliffsStudySolver Algebra I is for students who want to reinforce their knowledge with a learn-by-doing approach. Inside, you’ll get the practice you need to tackle numbers and operations with problem-solving tools such as

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

Beginning with the basics of algebraic symbols and vocabulary, this workbook ventures into signed numbers, polynomials, inequalities, quadratic equations, and more. You'll explore integers, prime numbers, linear equations, functions and relations, plus details about

  • Working with the associative property of addition and multiplication
  • Adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing algebraic functions
  • Factoring binomials, trinomials, and other polynomials
  • Graphing points, quadrants, lines, and curves such as parabolas
  • Dealing with coin and interest story problems

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 I

Why CliffsStudySolver™ Guides?

Go with the name you know and trust

Get the information you need–fast!

Written by teachers and educational specialists

Inside you’ll get the practice you need to learn Algebra I, including:

Introduction

  • Basic concepts
  • Working with numbers

Equations and Functions

  • Linear equations
  • Algebraic fractions
  • Polynomials and factoring
  • Inequalities and absolute value inequalities
  • Radicals
  • Quadratic equations
  • Graphing
  • Systems of equations
  • Functions

Problem-Solving Tools

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

We take great notes–and make learning a snap

Synopsis:

Algebra I is "the" fundamental subject that is the stepping stone to all other math. It is a core subject required of all students in order to graduate from high school.

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.

Types of Numbers.

Notation.

Pretest.

Pretest Questions.

Key to Pretest Questions.

Chapter 1: The Basics.

Order of Operations.

Basic Order of Operations.

Grouping Symbols.

Basic Math Operations.

Addition and Subtraction.

Multiplication and Division.

Powers (Exponents).

Roots.

Absolute Value.

Combining “Like” Terms.

Properties of Algebraic Expressions.

Commutative Property of Addition and Multiplication.

Associative Property of Addition and Multiplication.

Distributive Property of Multiplication over Addition (or Subtraction).

Identities.

Inverses.

Multiplication Property of Zero.

Integer Powers (Exponents).

Laws for Using Exponents.

Square Roots and Cube Roots.

Approximating Square Roots.

Simplifying Square Roots.

Rationalizing Fractions.

Exponents for Roots.

Divisibility Rules.

Prime Numbers.

Prime Factorization.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 2: Numbers.

Signed Numbers.

Number Lines.

Addition of Signed Numbers.

Subtraction of Signed Numbers.

Multiplication and Division of Signed Numbers.

Exponents That Are Signed Numbers.

Fractions.

Lowest Terms and Equivalent Fractions.

Multiplying and Dividing Fractions.

Mixed Numbers and Complex Fractions.

Decimals.

Percents.

Scientific Notation.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 3: Linear Equations and Algebraic Fractions.

Solving Linear Equations.

Solving Linear Equations with More Than One Operation.

Solving Linear Formulas.

Ratios and Proportions.

Operations with Algebraic Fractions.

Multiplying and Dividing Algebraic Fractions.

Adding and Subtracting Algebraic Fractions.

Equations with Fractions.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 4: Polynomials and Factoring.

Multiplying Monomials.

Multiplying Polynomials.

The “FOIL” Method.

Other Products.

Special Products.

Dividing Polynomials.

Divisors with One Term.

Long Division.

Synthetic Division.

Factoring.

Greatest Common Factor.

Factoring Binomials.

Factoring Trinomials.

Factoring Other Polynomials.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 5: Inequalities, Absolute Value Inequalities, and Radicals.

Inequalities.

Rules for Operating on Inequalities.

Solving Inequalities by Graphing on a Number Line.

Absolute Value Equations.

Absolute Value Inequalities.

Simplifying Square Roots.

Simplifying Other Roots.

Radical Equations.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 6: Introducing Quadratic Equations—Testing Solutions.

Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring.

Solving Quadratic Equations with the Quadratic Formula.

Solving Quadratic Equations by 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 7: Graphing and Systems of Equations.

Coordinate System.

Graphing Points and Quadrants.

Graphing Lines.

Graphing Other Curves.

Finding the Equation of a Line.

Graphing Inequalities.

Systems of Equations—Linear and Quadratic.

Solving Systems of Equations by Graphing.

Solving Systems of Equations Using Addition.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 8:Functions.

Functions and Relations.

Domain and Range.

Domain.

Range.

Graphs of Functions—Vertical Line Test.

Inverse Functions and Function Notation.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Chapter 9: Story Problems.

Number Problems.

Consecutive Integer Problems.

Age Problems.

Geometric Problems.

Distance Problems.

Mixture Problems.

Coin and Interest Problems.

Working Together Problems.

Chapter Problems and Solutions.

Problems.

Answers and Solutions.

Supplemental Chapter Problems.

Problems.

Answers.

Customized Full-Length Exam.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780764537639
Author:
Sterling, Mary Jane
Publisher:
Cliffs Notes
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Bible - Study - General
Subject:
Algebra
Subject:
Study Guides
Subject:
Algebra - Elementary
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Cliffsstudysolver
Series Volume:
86
Publication Date:
20030627
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
10.90x8.30x1.03 in. 1.45 lbs.

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

Why CliffsStudySolver™ Guides?

Go with the name you know and trust

Get the information you need–fast!

Written by teachers and educational specialists

Inside you’ll get the practice you need to learn Algebra I, including:

Introduction

  • Basic concepts
  • Working with numbers

Equations and Functions

  • Linear equations
  • Algebraic fractions
  • Polynomials and factoring
  • Inequalities and absolute value inequalities
  • Radicals
  • Quadratic equations
  • Graphing
  • Systems of equations
  • Functions

Problem-Solving Tools

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

We take great notes–and make learning a snap

"Synopsis" by , Algebra I is "the" fundamental subject that is the stepping stone to all other math. It is a core subject required of all students in order to graduate from high school.
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