Synopses & Reviews
Get ready to master the principles and operations of algebra! Master Math: Algebra is a comprehensive reference guide that explains and clarifies algebraic principles in a simple, easy-to-follow style and format. Beginning with the most basic fundamental topics and progressing through to the more advanced topics that will help prepare you for pre-calculus and calculus, the book helps clarify algebra using step-by-step procedures and solutions, along with examples and applications. A complete table of contents and a comprehensive index enable you to quickly find specific topics, and the approachable style and format facilitate an understanding of what can be intimidating and tricky skills. Perfect for both students who need some extra help or rusty professionals who want to brush up, Master Math: Algebra will help you master everything from simple algebraic equations to polynomials and graphing.
Makes the transition from pre-algebra smooth and stress-free. Topics include: translating problems into algebraic equations, solving simple algebraic equations, and addition of polynomials.
Master Math: Algebra makes the transition form pre-algebra smooth and stress-free. This math reference guide makes learning and understanding algebraic equations, inequalities, polynmials and linear equations as simple as "two plus two."
About the Author
Debra Anne Ross has a double BA in Chemistry and Biology from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and an MS in Chemical Engineering from Stanford University.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Translating Problems into Algebraic Equations. Chapter 2: Simplifying Algebraic Equations. Chapter 3: Solving Simple Algebraic Equations. Chapter 4: Algebraic Inequalities. Chapter 5: Polynomials. Chapter 6: Algebraic Fractions with Polynomial Expressions. Chapter 7: Solving Quadratic Polynomial Equations with One Unknown Variable. Chapter 8: Solving Systems of Linear Equations with Two or Three Unknown Variables. Chapter 9: Working With Coordinate Systems and Graphing Equations. Index. Appendix.