# Ch 7: GED Math: Algebra Basics, Expressions & Polynomials

This chapter focuses on the basics of algebra as well as expressions and polynomials with the aim of preparing you for the related portion of the GED math exam. You'll see various mathematic operations in action so you can be ready to perform them when called upon to do so on the test.

## GED Math: Algebra Basics, Expressions & Polynomials - Chapter Summary

This chapter encompasses the kind of algebra basics you'll want to be prepared for entering the GED math exam, with a focus on mathematic expressions and polynomials. You'll review processes that involve converting numbers to scientific notation, finding the absolute value of a rational number, simplifying algebraic expressions, and more. By the end of the chapter, you can expect to have a clearer understanding of the following:

• Calculations involving signed numbers
• Exponents and roots
• Mathematic order of operations
• Expressing mathematic relationships
• Solving rational equations
• Differentiating between monomials and polynomials
• Solving problems and performing operations involving polynomials
• Determining when numerical expressions are undefined

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13 Lessons in Chapter 7: GED Math: Algebra Basics, Expressions & Polynomials
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