Intro to Algebra
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 Available Lessons: 92
 Average Lesson Length: 8 min

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Course Summary
If you need a little help with your algebra homework, take a look at this Intro to Algebra course. Our short lessons are easy to follow and make even the toughest algebra topics simple to grasp so you can get caught up in class, complete an assignment or prepare for an upcoming exam.to start this course today
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About This Course
Get an introduction to algebra before embarking on more complicated topics in math in this Math 101: College Algebra course. Subject matter experts are available to answer any questions you have as you work through the lessons which have been written to be brief and engaging. Short multiplechoice quizzes follow each lesson so you know if you're understanding what you set out to learn.
Course Topics
Category  Objectives 

Foundations and Linear Equations  Graph linear equations and systems of equations, differentiate types of numbers, determine a rule from a graph and learn more abstract algebra and more. 
Matrices and Absolute Value  Solve and graph absolute values, learn how to use matrices and more. 
Inequalities  Solve and graph inequalities and systems of inequalities and more. 
Factoring with FOIL, Graphing Parabolas and Solving Quadratics  Interpret three forms of parabolas, learn how to use FOIL to multiply binomials, practice completing the square and more. 
Complex Numbers  Solve problems using complex numbers, graph complex numbers, solve quadratics and more. 
Exponents and Polynomials  Define and use a zero, negative and rational exponents, solve problems with polynomials, learn long and synthetic division and more. 
Rational Expressions  Solve problems using rational expressions and more. 
Functions  Use function notation and solve problems with functions, shift graphs on the x/y plane, find an inverse function and more. 
Exponentials and Logarithms  Graph and define exponential growth and decay, evaluate logarithms, use logarithms to solve exponential equations and vice versa. 
Probability Mechanics  Evaluate factorials, apply the binomial theorem and more. 
Sequences and Series  Differentiate between the types of sequences, explain summation notation, calculate arithmetic and geometric series and more. 
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