What is included with this book?
1. SOME BASIC CONCEPTS OF ARITHMETIC AND ALGEBRA | |
Numerical and Algebraic Expressions | |
Prime and Composite Numbers | |
Integers: Addition and Subtraction | |
Integers: Multiplication and Division | |
Use of Properties | |
Summary | |
Review Problem Set | |
Test | |
2. REAL NUMBERS | |
Rational Numbers: Multiplication and Division | |
Addition and Subtraction of Rational Numbers | |
Real Numbers and Algebraic Expressions | |
Exponents | |
Translating from English to Algebra | |
Summary | |
Review Problem Set | |
Test | |
Cumulative Review Problem Set (Chapters 1-2) | |
3. FIRST-DEGREE EQUATIONS AND INEQUALITIES OF ONE VARIABLE | |
Solving First-Degree Equations | |
Equations and Problem Solving | |
More on Solving Equations and Problem Solving | |
Equations Involving Parentheses and Fractional Forms | |
Inequalities | |
Inequalities, Compound Inequalities, and Problem Solving | |
Summary | |
Review Problem Set | |
Test | |
4. FORMULAS AND PROBLEM SOLVING | |
Ratio, Proportion, and Percent | |
More on Percents and Problem Solving | |
Formulas | |
Problem Solving | |
More About Problem Solving | |
Summary | |
Review Problem Set | |
Test | |
Cumulative Review Problem Set (Chapters 1-4) | |
5. EXPONENTS AND POLYNOMIALS | |
Addition and Subtraction of Polynomials | |
Multiplying Monomials | |
Multiplying Polynomials | |
Dividing by Monomials | |
Dividing by Binomials | |
Zero and Negative Integers as Exponents | |
Summary | |
Review Problem Set | |
Test | |
Cumulative Review Problem Set (Chapters 1-5) | |
6. FACTORING AND SOLVING EQUATIONS | |
Factoring by Using the Distributive Property | |
Factoring the Difference of Two Squares | |
Factoring Trinomials of the Form x2 + bx + c | |
Factoring, Solving Equations, and Problem Solving | |
Summary | |
Review Problem Set | |
Test | |
7. ALGEBRAIC FRACTIONS | |
Simplifying Algebraic Fractions | |
Multiplying and Dividing Algebraic Fractions | |
Adding and Subtracting Algebraic Fractions | |
More on Addition and Subtraction of Algebraic Fractions | |
Fractional Equations and Problem Solving | |
More Fractional Equations and Problem Solving | |
Summary | |
Review Problem Set | |
Test | |
Cumulative Review Problem Set (Chapter 1-7) | |
8. COORDINATE GEOMETRY AND LINEAR SYSTEMS | |
Cartesian Coordinate System | |
Graphing Linear Equations and Inequalities | |
Slope of a Line | |
Writing Equations of Lines | |
Solving Linear Systems by Graphing | |
Elimination-by-Addition Method | |
Substitution Method | |
Summary | |
Review Problem Set | |
Test | |
9. ROOTS AND RADICALS | |
Roots and Radicals | |
Simplifying Radicals | |
More on Simplifying Radicals | |
Products and Quotients Involving Radicals | |
Solving Radical Equations | |
Summary | |
Review Problem Set | |
Test | |
Cumulative Review Problem Set (Chapters 1-9) | |
10. QUADRATIC EQUATIONS | |
Quadratic Equations | |
Completing the Square | |
Quadratic Formula | |
Solving Quadratic Equations-Which Method? | |
Solving Problems Using Quadratic Equations | |
Summary | |
Review Problem Set | |
Test | |
11. ADDITIONAL TOPICS | |
Equations and Inequalities Involving Absolute Value | |
3x3 Systems of Equations | |
Fractional Exponents | |
Complex Numbers | |
Quadratic Equations: Complex Solutions | |
Pie, Bar, and Line Graphs | |
Relations and Functions | |
Applications of Functions | |
Summary | |
Review Problem Set | |
Test | |
Appendixes: A | |
Table of Squares and Approximate Square Roots | |
B | |
Extra Word Problems | |
Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems and All Chapter Review, Chapter Test, Cumulative Review, and Appendix B Problems | |
Index |