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Algebra success in 20 minutes a day
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2008.  Third edition, third edition completely revised and updated!.  ix, 195 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.  Available from another library
 
[2010]  Fourth edition.  xi, 205 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm  Available from another library

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Table of Contents
From the Book  Fourth edition.
Lesson 1 working with integers
What is an integer?
Adding and subtracting integers
Multiplying and dividing integers
Lesson 2 working with algebraic expressions
Simplifying expressions
Evaluating algebraic expressions
Lesson 3 combining like terms
What are like terms?
Using the distributive property to combine like terms
Lesson 4 solving basic equations
What is an equation?
Solving equations using addition and subtraction
Checking your answers
Solving equations using multiplication and division
Setting up equations for word problems
Lesson 5 solving multistep equations
Solving equations requiring more than one step
Solving equations that have a fraction in front of the variable
Lesson 6 solving equations with variables on both sides of the equation
What to do when you have variables on both sides of the equation
Using the distributive property
Solving more complex equations
Equations without a variable in the answer
Lesson 7 using formulas to solve equations
Lesson 8 graphing linear equations
What is a graph?
Plotting points on a graph
Using the slope and yintercept
Graphing linear equations using slope and yintercept
Lesson 9 solving inequalities
What is an inequality?
Solving inequalities
Checking your answers
Lesson 10 graphing inequalities
What is a number line?
Graphing linear inequalities
Special cases of inequalities
Lesson 11 graphing systems of linear equations and inequalities
What is a linear equation?
What is a system of linear equations?
Solving systems of inequalities graphically
Lesson 12 solving systems of equations algebraically
How to use the elimination method
How to use the substitution method
Lesson 13 working with exponents
What is an exponent?
Adding and subtracting with exponents
Multiplying with exponents
Dividing with exponents
What to do with exponents when you raise a quantity to a power
Lesson 14 multiplying polynomials
What is a polynomial?
Multiplying a polynomial by a monomial
Multiplying a binomial by a binomial
Multiplying a binomial by a trinomial
Lesson 15 factoring polynomials
What is factoring?
Finding the greatest common factor
Factoring using the greatest common factor method
Factoring using the difference of two squares method
Factoring using the trinomial method
Lesson 16 using factoring
Factoring trinomials that have a coefficient other than one for the first term
Factoring using any method
Factoring using more than one method
Lesson 17 solving quadratic equations
What is a quadratic equation?
Solving quadratic equations using factoring
Lesson 18 simplifying radicals
What is a radical?
Square roots of perfect squares
Simplifying radicals
Adding and subtracting radicals
Multiplying and dividing radicals
Lesson 19 solving radical equations
What is a radical equation?
Solving complex radical equations
Lesson 20 using the quadratic formula
What is a quadratic equation?
What is the quadratic formula?
Solving quadraticequations that have a radical in the answer.
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