
Topics: Intro, Major Algebra Themes, Key Skills

You've been working with numbers ever since you learned your 1s, 2s, and 3s. (Hopefully you've got those down by now or the rest of this is going t...

Algebra has its own language of symbols. Like any other language, you first must learn the basic vocabulary and the correct ways to structure sente...

The word algebra comes from the Arabic phrase aljebr, meaning "the reunion of broken parts." Like your high school reunion will be if you go...

In the last unit, we talked about solving equations and inequalities. Remember? You wrote about it in your diary. Anyway, we will now tackle the ta...

Your spacecraft has just touched down in the middle of a bizarre planet overrun by a strange species called "polynomials." They look a little funny...

In this unit, we'll tie up loose ends like dividing polynomials. We'll also introduce rational expressions, which are like rational numbers but wit...

In this section, we'll cover squares and square roots, also known as radicals.
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In this unit, we will be doing two main things: learning what functions are, and learning how to draw graphs. There will be plenty of plot...

In this section, we move beyond solving single equations and into the world of solving two equations at once. Don't worry. They may be different wo...

This unit is about statistics and probability. Although the two are often confused, they are different areas of mathematics. Covering them both her...