Algebra essentials / David A. Santos, Olgha B. Davis.Material type: TextSeries: Essentials of mathematicsPublication details: Dulles, Virginia : Mercury Learning and Information LLC, , c2016Description: viii, 180 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm + 1 computer disc (4 3/4 in.)Content type: text | text Media type: unmediated | computer Carrier type: volume | computer discISBN: 9781937585228; 1937585220Subject(s): AlgebraLOC classification: QA152.3 | Sa5 2016Online resources: Click here to access online
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"Presents basic concepts in an easy to read style, designed for those who are uncomfortable with mathematics. Includes numerous step by step examples and practice exercises that help the reader to understand the topics in a "self-study" format. Companion disc includes self-correcting exercises and figures from the text.--Front cover.
First impressions -- Why Study Algebra? -- Arithmetic Review -- Arithmetic Operations -- Algebraic Operations -- Addition and Subtraction -- Multiplication -- Division -- Equations -- Linear equations in One Variable Expressions -- Quadratic Equations -- Linear Equations in One Variable Expressions -- Quadratic Equations in One Variable Expressions -- Inequalities. Linear Inequalities -- Appendices -- Review Exercises -- Answer Keys -- Theorems, Corollaries, & Proofs -- Key Words -- Index.
Accompanying disc contains self-correcting exercises, figures from the text (including 4-color), theorem proofs, and additional information, in zipped PDF and JPG files.
Designed for the person who needs to learn algebra as a prerequisite for further study, or for a refresher course before moving on. Covers all the basic algebra concepts.
Fund 164 New Century Books & Gen. Mdse. Purchased 08/15/2018 76774 nej 3,900.00 2018-08-820 2018-1-0557