The Resource Algebra I for dummies, Mary Jane Sterling

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Label
Algebra I for dummies
Title
Algebra I for dummies
Statement of responsibility
Mary Jane Sterling
Title variation
Algebra one for dummies
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Let this friendly guide show you the easy way to tackle algebra. You'll get plain-English explanations of the basics-- and the tougher stuff-- in terms you can understand
Member of
DLC
Sterling, Mary Jane
Dewey number
512
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA159.2
LC item number
.S743 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
--For dummies
Algebra
Label
Algebra I for dummies, Mary Jane Sterling
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Part I: Starting off with the basics. Assembling your tools ; Assigning signs : positive and negative numbers ; Figuring out fractions and dealing with decimals ; Exploring exponents and raising radicals ; Doing operations in order and checking your answers -- Part II: Figuring out factoring. Working with numbers in their prime ; Sharing the fun : distribution ; Getting to first base with factoring ; Getting the second degree ; Factoring special cases -- Part III: Working equations. Establishing ground rules for solving equations ; Solving linear equations ; Taking a crack at quadratic equations ; Distinguishing equations with distinctive powers ; Rectifying inequalities -- Part IV: Applying algebra. Taking measure with formulas ; Formulating for profit and pleasure ; Sorting out story problems ; Going visual : graphing ; Lining up graphs of lines -- Part V: The part of tens. The ten best ways to void pitfalls ; The ten most famous equations
Control code
ocn647823361
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiv, 368 p.
Isbn
9780470559642
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010920659
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)647823361
Label
Algebra I for dummies, Mary Jane Sterling
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Part I: Starting off with the basics. Assembling your tools ; Assigning signs : positive and negative numbers ; Figuring out fractions and dealing with decimals ; Exploring exponents and raising radicals ; Doing operations in order and checking your answers -- Part II: Figuring out factoring. Working with numbers in their prime ; Sharing the fun : distribution ; Getting to first base with factoring ; Getting the second degree ; Factoring special cases -- Part III: Working equations. Establishing ground rules for solving equations ; Solving linear equations ; Taking a crack at quadratic equations ; Distinguishing equations with distinctive powers ; Rectifying inequalities -- Part IV: Applying algebra. Taking measure with formulas ; Formulating for profit and pleasure ; Sorting out story problems ; Going visual : graphing ; Lining up graphs of lines -- Part V: The part of tens. The ten best ways to void pitfalls ; The ten most famous equations
Control code
ocn647823361
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiv, 368 p.
Isbn
9780470559642
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010920659
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)647823361

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