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Ch 20: Saxon Algebra 2: Solving Linear Equations

About This Chapter

The Solving Linear Equations chapter of this Saxon Algebra 2 Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with solving linear equations. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Solving Linear Equations textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the Saxon Solving Linear Equations chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the solving linear 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:

  • Linear equations with substitution
  • Elimination in algebra
  • Equations with angle relationships
  • Simultaneous linear equations
  • Linear equations by graphing
  • Inconsistent and dependent systems using Gaussian Elimination
  • Linear systems in three variables

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7 Lessons in Chapter 20: Saxon Algebra 2: Solving Linear Equations
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Solving Linear Equations With Substitution

1. Solving Linear Equations With Substitution

Solving for the unknowns in a set of linear equations is a common task in math, science and engineering. In this lesson, we look at the substitution method as a systematic approach to finding the unknown values.

How to Solve Problems with the Elimination in Algebra: Examples

2. How to Solve Problems with the Elimination in Algebra: Examples

In this lesson, discover how to solve algebraic equations by elimination and see a few examples of the process in action. Then test your new knowledge with a brief quiz.

Solving Equations With Angle Relationships

3. Solving Equations With Angle Relationships

In this lesson, we explore how to find unknown variables in geometric figures. Using examples, we will show how angle relationships work with algebra to provide solutions.

Solving Simultaneous Linear Equations

4. Solving Simultaneous Linear Equations

In this video lesson, you will learn how to solve simultaneous linear equations or a system of linear equations. Learn the steps you need to take to solve any such system using the Gaussian elimination method.

How to Solve Linear Equations By Graphing

5. How to Solve Linear Equations By Graphing

This lesson will give a quick review of systems of linear equations and their solutions. We will then look at taking an example through a step-by-step process that allows us to solve a system of linear equations by graphing.

Inconsistent and Dependent Systems: Using Gaussian Elimination

6. Inconsistent and Dependent Systems: Using Gaussian Elimination

Watch this video lesson to learn whether or not you can use Gaussian elimination to solve inconsistent and dependent systems. Also, learn whether there is another way to find solutions of these systems.

How to Solve a Linear System in Three Variables With a Solution

7. How to Solve a Linear System in Three Variables With a Solution

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to solve a linear system in three variables using the elimination method. Learn the simple operations that are needed to solve your system.

Chapter Practice Exam
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