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The Basics | |
Groups of Numbers | |
Ways of Showing Things in Algebra | |
Properties and Elements | |
Exponents and Powers | |
Square Roots and Cube Roots | |
Zero, FOO, and Divisibility | |
Chapter Practice | |
Signed Numbers | |
Introducing Signed Numbers | |
Adding Balloons and Sandbags | |
Subtracting Balloons and Sandbags | |
Understanding Number Lines | |
Adding Signed Numbers | |
Subtracting Signed Numbers | |
Minus Sign before Parentheses | |
Letter Carrier Stories to Illustrate Multiplication | |
Multiplying Signed Numbers | |
Dividing Signed Numbers | |
Chapter Practice | |
Fractions, Decimals, and Percents | |
The Concept of Fractions | |
Adding and Subtracting Signed Fractions | |
Multiplying and Dividing Signed Fractions | |
Multiplying and Dividing Mixed Numbers | |
Simplifying Complex Fractions | |
Changing Decimals to Fractions | |
What Are Percents? | |
Finding a Percent of a Number | |
Understanding Scientific Notation | |
Chapter Practice | |
Variables, Terms, and Simple Equations | |
Balance Pictures | |
Constants and Variables | |
Coefficients and Factors | |
Evaluating Expressions | |
Solving One-Variable Equations | |
Adding and Subtracting Variables | |
Changing Repeating Decimals to Fractions | |
Solving Equations Using Multiple Steps | |
Multiplying and Dividing Variables | |
Chapter Practice | |
Axioms, Ratios, Proportions, and Sets | |
Axioms of Equality | |
Defining and Creating Ratios | |
Proportions | |
Set Theory | |
Chapter Practice | |
Monomials, Binomials, and Systems of Equations | |
Monomials | |
Binomials | |
Creating Systems of Simultaneous Equations | |
Solving Systems of Equations by Substitution | |
Chapter Practice | |
Polynomials and Factoring | |
Polynomials Investigated | |
Factoring | |
Chapter Practice | |
Cartesian Coordinates | |
Philosophically Speaking | |
Finding the Slope and Intercepts | |
Graphing Linear Equations by Slope and Intercept | |
Finding the Equation of a Line | |
Writing Equations in Point-Slope Form | |
Graphing Systems of Equations | |
Chapter Practice | |
Inequalities and Absolute Value | |
Introducing Inequalities | |
Graphing Inequalities on a Number Line | |
Solving Inequalities by Adding and Subtracting | |
Solving Inequalities by Multiplying and Dividing | |
Understanding Absolute Value | |
Inequalities and Half-Planes | |
Chapter Practice | |
Algebraic Fractions | |
Introducing Algebraic Fractions | |
Simplifying Algebraic Fractions | |
Multiplying Algebraic Fractions | |
Dividing Algebraic Fractions | |
Adding and Subtracting Algebraic Fractions | |
Chapter Practice | |
Roots and Radicals | |
Defining Roots | |
Operations with Square Roots | |
Chapter Practice | |
Quadratic Equations | |
Standard Quadratic Equation Form | |
Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring | |
Solving Quadratics by Completing the Square | |
Solving Quadratic Equations by Formula | |
Chapter Practice | |
Algebraic Word Problems | |
Techniques for Translating Problems into Equations | |
Types of Problems | |
Chapter Practice | |
Glossary | |
Index | |
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