# Ch 12: Honors Algebra 2: Linear Equations

The short and engaging video lessons this chapter can help you better understand linear equations in your Honors Algebra 2 class. Top instructors boost your comprehension, while short quizzes and a chapter exam test that comprehension.

## Honors Algebra 2: Linear Equations - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

Honors Algebra 2 is designed to present new math challenges that can carry you into your studies at a college or university. Feel good about your ability to comprehend course concepts and earn high grades by taking advantage of the resources in this chapter. Lessons help you better understand linear equations by exploring related definitions, explanations and examples. You'll learn the meaning of the linear equation, how to apply properties, graph lines and write a linear equation.

The key to getting the most out of this chapter is utilizing as many resources as possible. Review the lessons as entertaining videos, or access full transcripts with vocabulary words that can strengthen your understanding of linear equations. Access the lessons from your home computer or on the go via you smartphone or tablet. Gauge your comprehension of the subject area by taking short quizzes and a chapter exam, and have any lesson questions answered by our experts. In no time, you will understand:

• The meaning of the linear equation and how to apply the distributive property to linear equations
• Linear equations as related to intercepts, standard form and graphs
• Abstract algebra and going from a graph to a rule
• The basics of parallel, perpendicular and transverse lines
• Graphs of parallel and perpendicular lines and how to write a linear equation

Video Objective
What is a Linear Equation? Learn the basic definition of a linear equation, what it looks like, how it makes appearances in your life and why it is a powerful tool.
Applying the Distributive Property to Linear Equations Describe how to solve linear equations with parentheses by applying the distributive property.
Linear Equations: Intercepts, Standard Form and Graphing Understand how to recognize when an equation is in standard form and how to use and graph standard form equations.
Abstract Algebraic Examples and Going from a Graph to a Rule Examine linear equations in abstract algebraic ways.
Parallel, Perpendicular and Transverse Lines Identify different types of lines, and explain where they are visible in the real world and how to recognize them.
Graphs of Parallel and Perpendicular Lines in Linear Equations See what equations look like when parallel or perpendicular to each other and graphed.
How to Write a Linear Equation Discover the steps involved in writing a linear equation.

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