Elementary AlgebraBook - 2006
The Collins College Outline for Elementary Algebra begins with number systems and the basics, then delves into methods for solving and graphing linear equations, radical expressions, quadratic equations, products and factoring, monomials and polynomials, and exponents. This clear and easy-to-understand guide is the perfect tool for learning all the fundamentals of algebra necessary for success. Completely revised and updated by Dr. Joan Van Glabek, this book includes a test yourself section with answers and complete explanations at the end of each chapter. Also included are bibliographies for further reading, as well as numerous graphs, charts, and examples.
The Collins College Outlines are a completely revised, in-depth series of study guides for all areas of study, including the Humanities, Social Sciences, Mathematics, Science, Language, History, and Business. Featuring the most up-to-date information, each book is written by a seasoned professor in the field and focuses on a simplified and general overview of the subject for college students and, where appropriate, Advanced Placement students. Each Collins College Outline is fully integrated with the major curriculum for its subject and is a perfect supplement for any standard textbook.
This study guide helps undergraduates master the basics of elementary algebra. Each of nine chapters uses a series of exercises accompanied by concise explanations to reinforce understanding of such topics as graphing linear equations, factoring, and radical expressions. A self-test found at the end of each chapter is immediately followed by the correct answers. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)