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Ch 16: Basics of Algebra

About This Chapter

Feel confident that you understand the basics of algebra by reviewing this chapter's entertaining lessons. Topics covered include the evaluation of simple expressions, how to write equivalent expressions and ways to factor quadratic expressions.

Basics of Algebra - Chapter Summary

Use this chapter to get reacquainted with the basics of algebra. Expert instructors have developed fun video and text lessons you can use to boost your knowledge of various algebraic expressions. Examine the definitions of these expressions, and review examples that help clarify their meaning. Once you've finished this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Define the mathematical expression
  • Share the meaning of an algebraic expression, and write equivalent expressions
  • Evaluate simple algebraic expressions, and factor quadratic expressions
  • Rewrite the quadratic equation to make it easier to solve

Utilize the resources in this chapter to simplify the process of understanding the basics of algebra. Access lessons anytime from any computer or mobile device. Review them in the sequence you choose, and revisit them as often as you'd like. Take short multiple-choice quizzes to assess your understanding of algebra basics. Use the chapter exam to get a more comprehensive review of lesson concepts.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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