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Maran Illustrated Effortless Algebra

Maran Illustrated Effortless Algebra

ISBN 13: 9781592009428

ISBN 10: 1592009425

Author: maranGraphics Development Group

Pages: 320

Published: 07/08/2005

Print Book Price: $24.99 Add to cart

Produced by the award-winning maranGraphics Group, Maran Illustrated Effortless Algebra is a valuable resource to a wide range of readers-from people first being introduced to algebra to those studying for their SATs or GEDs. Maran Illustrated Effortless Algebra shows the reader the best way to perform each task, while the full-color examples and clear, step-by-step instructions walk the reader through each task from beginning to end. Thorough topic introductions and useful tips provide additional information and exercises to help enhance the readers' algebra experience. Maran Illustrated Effortless Algebra is packed with essential information for those who are learning algebra for the first time, and will provide more experienced readers with a refresher course on the basics and the opportunity to gain more advanced skills. Maran Illustrated Effortless Algebra will cost less than the price of one private tutoring session, and will provide years of valuable reference.
  • Features a unique, two-page spread, hundreds of examples and illustrations, and color coding that appeal to and engage visual learners and simplify the learning process.
  • Provides extensive coverage of topics ranging from basic algebra concepts, such as fractions and exponents, to working with positive and negative numbers and variables, to solving algebraic equations. Also includes sections on graphing points and lines, performing matrix operations, and solving radical equations.
  • Using simple, easy-to-understand, and concise text the book covers a wide range of topics making it a great reference for all skill levels.
  • Written using "Visual Grammar," a proven method that combines instructions with full-color screen shots to provide the best synergistic learning experience available.
Author Bio
maranGraphics Development Group
maranGraphics Development Group combines the efforts of many talented people. An industry expert in the field of each book and Maran's own writers work together to produce books that are highly visual, technically sound, easy for readers to understand, and adhere to maranGraphics' standards of structuring to provide the best learning experience.
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Table of Contents
1. Algebra Basics
2. Working with Fractions and Exponents
3. Solving Basic Equations
4. Graphing Linear Equations
5. Solving and and Graphing Inequalities
6. Working with Matrices
7. Solving Systems of Equations
8. Working with Polynomials
9. Working with Radicals
10. Factoring Expressions
11. Solving Quadratic Equations and Inequalities
12. Graphing Quadratic Equations
13. Glossary
14. Solutions