Ch 23: Saxon Algebra 1/2: Other Types of Equations

About This Chapter

The Other Types of Equations chapter of this Saxon Algebra 1/2 Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with different types of equations. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Other Types of Equations textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the Saxon Other Types of Equations chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the equations topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • Finding simple interest rate
  • Compounding interest formulas
  • Markup and markdown
  • Commission and profit
  • Parabolas in various forms

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5 Lessons in Chapter 23: Saxon Algebra 1/2: Other Types of Equations
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How to Find Simple Interest Rate: Definition, Formula & Examples

1. How to Find Simple Interest Rate: Definition, Formula & Examples

When we borrow a certain sum of money over a period of time, we agree that we will pay it back, along with a fee, known as the interest owed. Similarly, when we invest a sum of money in a savings account, the account earns us interest. This lesson will show you how to calculate a certain type of interest called simple interest.

Compounding Interest Formulas: Calculations & Examples

2. Compounding Interest Formulas: Calculations & Examples

Compound interest is a great way to have your money work for you. In this lesson, find out the formula for calculating compound interest and practice using the formula with several examples.

Markup & Markdown: Calculation & Examples

3. Markup & Markdown: Calculation & Examples

After watching this video lesson, you will become familiar with how stores price their products to make a profit. Learn about how they increase their prices, markup, and how they decrease their prices, markdown.

Commission & Profit: Definitions, Equations & Examples

4. Commission & Profit: Definitions, Equations & Examples

When a business sells a product, it needs to know if it is making money, and employees need to know how their pay is calculated. In this lesson, you will learn about calculating profit and commission.

Parabolas in Standard, Intercept, and Vertex Form

5. Parabolas in Standard, Intercept, and Vertex Form

By rearranging a quadratic equation, you can end up with an infinite number of ways to express the same thing. Learn about the three main forms of a quadratic and the pros and cons of each.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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