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The Lial series has helped thousands of students succeed in developmental mathematics through its approachable writing style, supportive pedagogy, varied exercise sets, and complete supplements package. With this new edition, the authors continue to provide students and instructors with the best package for learning and teaching support–a book written with student success as its top priority, now with an emphasis on study skills growth and an expanded instructor supplements package.


Introduction to Algebra: Integers; Understanding Variables and Solving Equations; Solving Application Problems; Rational Numbers: Positive and Negative Fractions; Positive and Negative Decimal Numbers; Ratio, Proportion, and Line/Angle/Triangle Relationships; Percent; Measurement; Graphs; Real Numbers, Equations, and Inequalities; Graphs of Linear Equations and Inequalities in Two Variables; Systems of Equations and Inequalities; Exponents and Polynomials; Factoring and Applications; Rational Expressions; Roots and Radicals; Quadratic Equations; Whole Numbers Review

  For all readers interested in prealgebra and introductory algebra.


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Table of Contents

Study Skills: Your Brain Can Learn Mathematics


1. Introduction to Algebra: Integers

1.1 Place Value

    Study Skills: Using Your Textbook

1.2 Introduction to Signed Numbers

    Study Skills: Homework: How, Why, When

1.3 Adding Integers

1.4 Subtracting Integers

1.5 Problem Solving: Rounding and Estimating

1.6 Multiplying Integers

1.7 Dividing Integers

1.8 Exponents and Order of Operations

    Study Skills: Taking Lecture Notes

    Study Skills: Reviewing a Chapter

    Study Skills: Managing Your Time


2. Understanding Variables and Solving Equations

2.1 Introduction to Variables

    Study Skills: Using Study Cards

2.2 Simplifying Expressions

    Study Skills: Using Study Cards Revisited

2.3 Solving Equations Using Addition

2.4 Solving Equations Using Division

2.5 Solving Equations with Several Steps

    Study Skills: Preparing for Tests


3. Solving Application Problems

3.1 Problem Solving: Perimeter

3.2 Problem Solving: Area

3.3 Application Problems with One Unknown Quantity

3.4 Application Problems with Two Unknown Quantities

    Study Skills: Tips for Taking Math Tests


4. Rational Numbers: Positive and Negative Fractions

4.1 Introduction to Signed Fractions

4.2 Writing Fractions in Lowest Terms

4.3 Multiplying and Dividing Signed Fractions

4.4 Adding and Subtracting Signed Fractions

    Study Skills: Making a Mind Map

4.5 Problem Solving: Mixed Numbers and Estimating

4.6 Exponents, Order of Operations, and Complex Fractions

4.7 Problem Solving: Equations Containing Fractions

4.8 Geometry Applications: Area and Volume

    Study Skills: Analyzing Your Test Results 


5. Rational Numbers: Positive and Negative Decimal

5.1 Reading and Writing Decimal Numbers

5.2 Rounding Decimal Numbers

5.3 Adding and Subtracting Signed Decimal Numbers

5.4 Multiplying Signed Decimal Numbers

5.5 Dividing Signed Decimal Numbers

5.6 Fractions and Decimals

5.7 Problem Solving with Statistics: Mean, Median, Mode, and Variability

5.8 Geometry Applications: Pythagorean Theorem and Square Roots

5.9 Problem Solving: Equations Containing Decimals

5.10 Geometry Applications: Circles, Cylinders, and Surface Area


6. Ratio, Proportion, and Line/Angle/Triangle Relationships

6.1 Ratios

6.2 Rates

6.3 Proportions

6.4 Problem Solving: Proportions

6.5 Geometry: Lines and Angles

6.6 Geometry Applications: Congruent and Similar Triangles


7. Percent

7.1 The Basics of Percent

7.2 The Percent Proportion

7.3 The Percent Equation

7.4 Problem Solving with Percent

7.5 Consumer Applications: Sales Tax, Tips, and Discounts, and Simple Interest

Study Skills: Preparing for Your Final Exam


8. Measurement

8.1 Problem Solving with US Customary Measurements

8.2 The Metric System-Length

8.3 The Metric System-Capacity and Mass (Weight)

8.4 Problem Solving with Metric Measurements

8.5 Metric-US Customary Conversions and Temperature


9. Graphs

9.1 Problem Solving with Tables and Pictographs

9.2 Reading and Constructing Circle Graphs

9.3 Bar Graphs and Line Graphs

9.4 The Rectangular Coordinate System

9.5 Introduction to Graphing Linear Equations


10 Real Numbers, Equations, and Inequalities

10.1 Real Numbers and Expressions

10.2 More on Solving Linear Equations

10.3 Formulas and Solving for a Specified Variable

10.4 Solving Linear Inequalities


11. Graphs of Linear Equations and Inequalities in Two Variables

11.1 Reading Graphs; Linear Equations in Two Variables

11.2 Graphing Linear Equations in Two Variables

11.3 Slope of a Line

11.4 Equations of Lines

11.5 Graphing Linear Inequalities in Two Variables


12. Systems of Equations and Inequalities

12.1 Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Graphing

12.2 Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Substitution

12.3 Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Elimination

12.4 Application of Linear Systems

12.5 Solving Systems of Linear Inequalities


13. Exponents and Polynomials

13.1 Adding and Subtracting Polynomials

13.2 The Product Rule and Power Rules for Exponents

13.3 Multiplying Polynomials

13.4 Special Products

13.5 Integer Exponents and the Quotient Rule

13.6 Dividing a Polynomial by a Monomial

13.7 Dividing a Polynomial by a Polynomial

13.8 An Application of Exponents: Scientific Notation


14. Factoring and Applications

14.1 Factors; The Greatest Common Factor

14.2 Factoring Trinomials

14.3 Factoring Trinomials by Grouping

14.4 Factoring Trinomials Using FOIL

14.5 Special Factoring Techniques

14.6 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring

14.7 Applications of Quadratic Equations


15. Rational Expressions and Applications

15.1 The Fundamental Property of Rational Expressions

15.2 Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions

15.3 Least Common Denominators

15.4 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions

15.5 Complex Fractions

15.6 Solving Equations with Rational Expressions

15.7 Applications of Rational Expressions

15.8 Variation


16. Roots and Radicals

16.1 Evaluating Roots

16.2 Multiplying, Dividing, and Simplifying Radicals

16.3 Adding and Subtracting Radicals

16.4 Rationalizing the Denominator

16.5 More Simplifying and Operations with Radicals

16.6 Solving Equations with Radicals


17. Quadratic Equations

17.1 Solving Quadratic Equations by the Square Root Property

17.2 Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square

17.3 Solving Quadratic Equations by the Quadratic Formula

17.4 Graphing Quadratic Equations

17.5 Introduction to Functions


R. Whole Numbers Review

R.1 Adding Whole Numbers

R.2 Subtracting Whole Numbers

R.3 Multiplying Whole Numbers

R.4 Dividing Whole Numbers

R.5 Long Division


Product Details

Lial, Margaret L.
Addison Wesley Longman
Hornsby, John
Hornsby, John E.
McGinnis, Terry
Hestwood, Diana
Hestwood, Diana L.
Lial, Margaret
Algebra - General
General Mathematics
Mathematics - Algebra
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Lial Developmental Mathematics The Lial Paperback Series
Publication Date:
January 2009
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
10.8 x 8.5 x 1.9 in 2486 gr

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