Introductory Algebraby Tussy, Alan S.; Gustafson, R. David; Koenig, Diane
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Table of Contents
|An Introduction to Algebra|
|The Language of Algebra|
|The Real Numbers|
|Adding Real Numbers|
|Properties of Addition|
|Subtracting Real Numbers|
|Multiplying and Dividing Real Numbers|
|Exponents and Order of Operations|
|Simplifying Algebraic Expressions Using Properties of Real Numbers|
|Chapter 1 Summary and Review|
|Chapter 1 Test|
|Equations, Inequalities, and Problem Solving|
|Solving Equations Using Properties of Equality|
|More about Solving Equations|
|Applications of Percent|
|More about Problem Solving|
|Chapter 2 Summary and Review|
|Chapter 2 Test|
|Chapters 1-2 Cumulative Review Exercises|
|Graphs, Linear Equations, and Functions|
|Graphing Using the Rectangular Coordinate System|
|Equations Containing Two Variables|
|Graphing Linear Equations|
|Rate of Change and the Slope of a Line|
|Writing Linear Equations|
|Graphing Linear Inequalities|
|Chapter 3 Summary and Review|
|Chapter 3 Test|
|Chapters 1-3 Cumulative Review Exercises|
|Solving Systems of Equations and Inequalities|
|Solving Systems of Equations by Graphing|
|Solving Systems of Equations by Substitution|
|Solving Systems of Equations by Addition (Elimination)|
|Problem Solving Using Systems of Equations|
|Solving Systems of Linear Inequalities|
|Chapter 4 Summary and Review|
|Chapter 4 Test|
|Chapters 1-4 Cumulative Review Exercises|
|Exponents and Polynomials|
|Rules of Exponents|
|Zero and Negative Integer Exponents|
|Adding and Subtracting Polynomials|
|Dividing Polynomials by Monomials|
|Dividing Polynomials by Polynomials|
|Chapter 5 Summary and Review|
|Chapter 5 Test|
|Chapters 1-5 Cumulative Review Exercises|
|Factoring and Quadratic Equations|
|The Greatest Common Factor|
|Factoring by Grouping|
|Factoring Trinomials of the Form x2 + bx = c|
|Factoring Trinomials of the Form ax2 + bx + c|
|Factoring Perfect-Square Trinomials and the Difference of Two Squares|
|Factoring the Sum and Difference of Two Cubes|
|A Factoring Strategy|
|Applications of Quadratic Equations|
|Chapter 6 Summary and Review|
|Chapter 6 Test|
|Chapters 1-6 Cumulative Review Exercises|
|Rational Expressions and Equations|
|Simplifying Rational Expressions|
|Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions|
|Adding and Subtracting with Like Denominators|
|Least Common Denominators|
|Adding and Subtracting with Unlike Denominators|
|Simplifying Complex Fractions|
|Solving Rational Equations|
|Problem Solving Using Rational Equations|
|Proportions and Similar Triangles|
|Chapter 7 Summary and Review|
|Chapter 7 Test|
|Chapters 1-7 Cumulative Review Exercises|
|Roots and Radicals|
|Radicands That Contain Variables|
|Simplifying Radical Expressions|
|Adding and Subtracting Radical Expressions|
|Multiplying and Dividing Radical Expressions|
|Solving Radical Equations; the Distance Formula|
|Chapter 8 Summary and Review|
|Chapter 8 Test|
|Chapters 1-8 Cumulative Review Exercises|
|Solving Quadratic Equations: The Square Root Property|
|Solving Quadratic Equations: Completing the Square.|
|Solving Quadratic Equations: The Quadratic Formula|
|Graphing Quadratic Functions|
|Chapter 9 Summary and Review|
|Chapter 9 Test|
|Chapter 9 Cumulative Review Exercises|
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