Synopses & Reviews
Algebra Success in 20 Minutes a Day includes hundreds of exercises that provide essential practice in solving algebra problems, especially word problems. Examples are streamlined to avoid heavy theory and jargon and just teach the essential skills. More than just a resource for test-takers, this book details the practical applicability of algebra skills to real-world (and real work) problems. Skills are taught through targeted and straightforward lessons that require a minimal time commitment to completejust 20 minutes a day. The book has bonus sections with additional vital resources, and tips for preparing for standardized tests.
Synopsis
This volume picks up where Practical Math Success leaves off by getting into greater detail on algebra. There are hundreds of practice exercises without a lot of theory or math jargon that provide essential practice in solving algebra problems, especially word problems. Also, learners will discover the practical applicability of algebra skills to real-world (and real work) problems.
Synopsis
Focuses on word problems to demonstrate practical applicability of algebra skills to real-world problems and standardized test problems. Each chapter covers one important concept, with the emphasison hands-on learning for problem-solving and mastering algebra skills.
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Table of Contents
Introduction. Pre-Test. Lesson 1: Working with Integers. Lesson 2: Working with Algabraic Expressions. Lesson 3: Combining Like Terms. Lesson 4: Solving Basic Equations. Lesson 5: Solving Multi-Step Equations. Lesson 6: Solving Equations With Variables On Both Sides of an Equation. Lesson 7: Using Formulas to Solve Equations. Lesson 8: Graphing Linear Equations. Lesson 9: Solving Inequalities. Lesson 10: Graphing Inequalities. Lesson 11: Graphing Systems of Linear Equations and Inequalities. Lesson 12: Solving Systems of Equations Algabraically. Lesson 13: Working With Exponents. Lesson 14: Multiplying Polynomials. Lesson 15: Factoring Polynomials. Lesson 16: Using Factoring. Lesson 17: Solving Quadratic Equations. Lesson 18: Simplifying Radicals. Lesson 19: Solving Radical Equations. Lesson 20: Using the Quadratic Formula. Post-Test. Answer Key. Glossary. Appendix.