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Intermediate Algebra is 1-semester gateway course to other college-level mathematics courses. The goal of the Intermediate Algebra course is to provide students with the mathematical skills that are prerequisites for courses such as College Algebra, Elementary Statistics, Liberal-Arts Math and Mathematics for Teachers.
Table of Contents
|Real Numbers And Algebraic Expressions|
|Tips for Success in Mathematics|
|Algebraic Expressions and Sets of Numbers|
|Operations on Real Numbers|
|Properties of Real Numbers|
|Equations, Inequalities, And Problem Solving|
|Linear Equations in One Variable|
|An Introduction to Problem Solving|
|Formulas and Problem Solving|
|Linear Inequalities and Problem Solving|
|Absolute Value Equations|
|Graphs and Functions|
|Introduction to Functions|
|Graphing Linear Functions|
|The Slope of a Line|
|Equations of Lines|
|Systems of Equations|
|Solving Systems of Linear Equations in Two Variables|
|Solving Systems of Linear Equations in Three Variables|
|Systems of Linear Equations and Problem Solving|
|Solving Systems of Equations by Matrices|
|Solving Systems of Equations by Determinants|
|Exponents, Polynomials, and Polynomial Functions|
|Exponents and Scientific Notation|
|More Work with Exponents and Scientific Notation|
|Polynomials and Polynomial Functions|
|The Greatest Common Factor and Factoring by Grouping|
|Factoring by Special Products|
|Solving Equations by Factoring and Problem Solving|
|Rational Functions and Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions|
|Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions|
|Simplifying Complex Fractions|
|Synthetic Division and the Remainder Theorem|
|Solving Equations Containing Rational Expressions|
|Rational Equations and Problem Solving|
|Variation and Problem Solving|
|Rational Exponents, Radicals, and Complex Numbers|
|Radicals and Radical Functions|
|Simplifying Radical Expressions|
|Adding, Subtracting, and Multiplying Radical Expressions|
|Rationalizing Denominators and Numerators of Radical Expressions|
|Radical equations and Problem Solving|
|Quadratic Equations and Functions|
|Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square|
|Solving Quadratic Equations by the Quadratic Formula|
|Solving equations by Using Quadratic Methods|
|Nonlinear Inequalities in One Variable|
|Quadratic Functions and Their Graphs|
|Further Graphing of Quadratic Functions|
|Exponential and Logarithmic Functions|
|The Algebra of Functions|
|Properties of Logarithms|
|Common Logarithms, Natural Logarithms, and Change of Base|
|Exponential and Logarithmic Equations and Applications|
|The Parabola and the Circle|
|The Ellipse and the Hyperbola|
|Solving Nonlinear Systems of Equations|
|Nonlinear Inequalities and Systems of Inequalities|
|Sequences, Series, and the Binomial Theorem|
|Sequences. Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences|
|Series. Partial Sums of Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences|
|The Binomial Theorem|
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