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Introductory Algebra offers trusted content by esteemed author Elayn MartinGay. Chapter Test Prep videos and a Video Organizer notetaking guide help support your success.
Published by Pearson (July 15th 2020)  Copyright © 2020
ISBN13: 9780136881261
Subject: Developmental Math
Category: Beginning Algebra
Table of contents
Table of Contents
 Chapter R. Prealgebra Review
 R.1 Factors and the Least Common Multiple
 R.2 Fractions
 R.3 Decimals and Percents
 R.4 Reading Pictographs and Bar, Line, and Circle Graphs
 Chapter 1. Real Numbers and Introduction to Algebra
 1.1 Tips for Success in Mathematics
 1.2 Symbols and Sets of Numbers
 1.3 Exponents, Order of Operations, and Variable Expressions
 1.4 Adding Real Numbers
 1.5 Subtracting Real Numbers
 Integrated Review – Operations on Real Numbers
 1.6 Multiplying and Dividing Real Numbers
 1.7 Properties of Real Numbers
 1.8 Simplifying Expressions
 Chapter 2. Equations, Inequalities, and Problem Solving
 2.1 The Addition Property of Equality
 2.2 The Multiplication Property of Equality
 2.3 Further Solving Linear Equations
 Integrated Review – Solving Linear Equations
 2.4 An Introduction to Problem Solving
 2.5 Formulas and Problem Solving
 2.6 Percent and Mixture Problem Solving
 2.7 Solving Linear Inequalities and Problem Solving
 Chapter 3. Exponents and Polynomials
 3.1 Exponents
 3.2 Negative Exponents and Scientific Notation
 3.3 Introduction to Polynomials
 3.4 Adding and Subtracting Polynomials
 3.5 Multiplying Polynomials
 3.6 Special Products
 Integrated Review – Exponents and Operations on Polynomials
 3.7 Dividing Polynomials
 Chapter 4. Factoring Polynomials
 4.1 The Greatest Common Factor and Factoring by Grouping
 4.2 Factoring Trinomials of the Form x^{2} bx + c
 4.3 Factoring Trinomials of the Form ax^{2} + bx + c
 4.4 Factoring Trinomials of the Form ax^{2} + bx + c by Grouping
 4.5 Factoring Perfect Square Trinomials and the Difference of Two Squares
 Integrated Review – Choosing a Factoring Strategy
 4.6 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring
 4.7 Quadratic Equations and Problem Solving
 Chapter 5. Rational Expressions
 5.1 Simplifying Rational Expressions
 5.2 Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions
 5.3 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions with the Same Denominator and Least Common Denominator
 5.4 Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions with Different Denominators
 5.5 Solving Equations Containing Rational Expressions
 Integrated Review – Summary on Rational Expressions
 5.6 Proportions and Problem Solving with Rational Equations
 5.7 Simplifying Complex Fractions
 Chapter 6. Graphing Equations and Inequalities
 6.1 The Rectangular Coordinate System
 6.2 Graphing Linear Equations
 6.3 Intercepts
 6.4 Slope and Rate of Change
 6.5 Equations of Lines
 Integrated Review – Summary on Linear Equations
 6.6 Introduction to Functions
 6.7. Graphing Linear Inequalities in two Variables
 Chapter 7. Systems of Equations
 7.1 Solving systems of Linear Equations by Graphing
 7.2 Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Substitution
 7.3 Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Addition
 Integrated Review – Systems of Linear Equations
 7.4 Systems of Linear Equations and Problem Solving
 Chapter 8. Roots and Radicals
 8.1 Introduction to Radicals
 8.2 Simplifying Radicals
 8.3 Adding and Subtracting Radicals
 8.4 Multiplying and Dividing Radicals
 Integrated Review – Simplifying Radicals
 8.5 Solving Equations Containing Radicals
 8.6 Radical Equations and Problem Solving
 8.7 Direct and Inverse Variation Including Radical Applications
 Chapter 9. Quadratic Equations
 9.1 Solving Quadratic Equations by the Square Root Property
 9.2 Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square
 9.3 Solving Quadratic Equations by the Quadratic Formula
 Integrated Review – Summary of Solving Quadratic Equations
 9.4 Graphing Quadratic Equations in Two Variables
Appendices:
 Appendix A. Tables
 Appendix B. Factoring Sums and Differences of Cubes
 Appendix C. Mean, Median, Mode, Range, and Intro to Statistics
 Appendix D. Sets
 Appendix E. Review of Angles, Lines, and Special Triangles
 Appendix F. Interval Notation and Finding Domains and Ranges from Graphs
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