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- 50 Maths Ideas You Really Need to Know In 50 Maths Ideas You Really Need to Know, Professor Tony Crilly explains in 50 clear and concise essays the mathematical concepts - ancient and modern, theoretical and practical, everyday and esoteric - that allow us to understand and shape the world around us.
- Algebra Demystified Knowing algebra gives you a better choice of jobs, helps you perform better in science, computing, and math courses, ups your score on competitive exams, and improves your ability to do daily computations. And there's no faster or more painless way to master the subject than "Algebra Demystified! Entertaining author and experienced teacher Rhonda Huettenmueller provides all the math background you need and uses practical examples, real data, and a totally different approach to life the "myst" from algebra. With "Algebra Demystified, you master algebra one simple step at a time--at your own speed. Unlike most books on the subject, general concepts are presented first --and the details follow. In order to make the process as clear and simple as possible, long computations are presented in a logical, layered progression with just one execution per step. THIS ONE-OF-A-KIND SELF-TEACHING TEXT OFFERS: * Questions at the end of every chapter and section to reinforce learning and pinpoint weaknesses * A 100-questions final exam for self-assessment * An intensive focus on word problems and fractions--help where it's most often needed * "Detailed examples and solutions Whether you want to learn more about algebra, refresh your skills, or improve your classroom performance, "Algebra Demystified is the perfect shortcut.
- Algebra Success in 20 Minutes a Day This volume picks up where Practical Math Success leaves off by getting into greater detail on algebra. There are hundreds of practice exercises without a lot of theory or math jargon that provide essential practice in solving algebra problems, especially word problems. Also, learners will discover the practical applicability of algebra skills to real-world (and real work) problems.
- Basic Math and Pre-Algebra For Dummies Tips for simplifying tricky basic math and pre-algebra operations. Whether you're a student preparing to take algebra or a parent who wants or needs to brush up on basic math, this fun, friendly guide has the tools you need to get in gear. From positive, negative, and whole numbers to fractions, decimals, and percents, you'll build necessary math skills to tackle more advanced topics, such as imaginary numbers, variables, and algebraic equations. Explanations and practical examples that mirror today's teaching methods.
- Bob Miller's Algebra for the Clueless This algebra book is a prequel to the author's calculus series and presents a two-semester high school or college math course in algebra one and two. The author attempts to explain all topics clearly, and anticipate students' difficulties and confusions.
- The Britannica Guide to Algebra and Trigonometry The universal language of numbers has allowed individuals to transcend cultural differences and make collaborative efforts to comprehend the world mathematically. Though many of these mathematicians may never have met the predecessors who made their own work possible, their collective works form the foundations of mathematics as it is known today. The books in this series introduce students not only to the theories and formulas that form the basis of each field of mathematics, but to the individuals who dedicated their lives to pushing numerical boundaries. Detailed diagrams provide visual summaries of complex concepts and make these books an asset to both lovers of math and those who may find math challenging.
- How to Solve Word Problems in Algebra Solving word problems has never been easier than with Schaum's How to Solve Word Problems in Algebra! This popular study guide shows students easy ways to solve what they struggle with most in algebra: word problems. How to Solve Word Problems in Algebra, Second Edition, is ideal for anyone who wants to master these skills. Completely updated, with contemporary language and examples, features solution methods that are easy to learn and remember, plus a self-test.
- Idiot's Guide to Algebra I REIMAGINED, ALL-NEW CONTENT IN ONE COLOURPerhaps no subject strikes so much fear in the hearts of students as algebra, the complex but mandatory math discipline that seems to bear little relevance to everyday life. Starting with the very basics and reinforcing concepts with practice and tips along the way, Idiot's Guides- Algebra Imakes a complex subject easier to grasp and helps students and adult learners clear the hurdle that can stand between them and their academic goals. Readers get- -- A natural transition from basic math to algebra, with a review of relevant concepts and operations. -- An introduction to linear equations and functions, including graphing and inequalities. -- Explanations of how to solve absolute-value equations and radical equations. -- Instructions on how to perform operations on polynomials and factoring. -- An exploration of how to work with quadratic equations and quadratic functions, and rational expressions, equations, and functions. -- Special sidebars pointing out the reasoning behind the techniques. -- Separate workbook section of extra Algebra practice problems - like getting two books in one!
- Master Math Algebra This guide explains and clarifies algebraic principles in a simple, easy-to-follow style and format. Beginning with the most basic fundamental topics and progressing through to the more advanced topics that will help prepare you for pre-calculus and calculus, the book helps clarify algebra using step-by-step procedures and solutions, along with examples and applications.
- The Princeton Companion to Mathematics Introduces basic mathematical tools and vocabulary; traces the development of modern mathematics; explains essential terms and concepts; examines core ideas in major areas of mathematics; describes the achievements of scores of famous mathematicians; and explores the impact of mathematics on other disciplines such as biology, finance, and music.
- Schaum's Outline of Theory and Problems of Elementary Algebra Authoritative. Concise. Easy-to-Use. Schaum's Easy Outlines are streamlined versions of best-selling Schaum's titles. We've shortened the text, broadened the visual appeal, and introduced study techniques to make mastering any subject easier. The results are reader-friendly study guides with all the impressive academic authority of the originals. Schaum's Easy Outlines feature: Concise text that focuses on the essentials of the course Quick-study sidebars, icons, and other instructional aids Sample problems and exercises for review
- Teach Yourself: Algebra: A Complete Introduction Algebra--A Complete Introduction provides everything you need to broaden your skills and gain confidence. Assuming only a basic level of arithmetic, this carefully graded and progressive book guides you through the basic principles of the subject with the help of exercises and fully worked examples.

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- Algebra I for Dummies Conquer Algebra I with these key lessons, practice problems, and easy-to-follow examples. Algebra can be challenging. But you no longer need to be vexed by variables. With U Can, studying the key concepts from your class just got easier than ever before. Simply open this book to find help on all the topics in your Algebra I class. You'll get clear content review, step-by-step examples, and hundreds of practice problems to help you really understand and retain each concept. Stop feeling intimidated and start getting higher scores in class. All your course topics broken down into individual lessons Step-by-step example problems in every practice section Hundreds of practice problems allow you to put your new skills to work immediately FREE online access to 1,001 MORE Algebra I practice problems
- Algebra Survival Guide : A Conversational Guide for the Thoroughly Befuddled Its no secret that algebra gives students the jitters, and word problems give them the shakes. As a dastardly duo, the word problems of algebra are just about as nerve-wracking as anything in the teenage years. But now theres a new book that rescues students from this combination of confusion: the Algebra Survival Guide, Second Edition.
- Egghead's Guide to Algebra The third book in Peterson's NEW series of guides for visual learners, this volume covers basic algebra topics that are essential for success on standardized tests. egghead's Guide to Algebra can also be used in tandem with Peterson's egghead's Guide to Geometry, as it teaches critical algebra skills necessary for solving geometry problems. Topics include variables & constants, terms & expressions, equations, binomials & polynomials, inequalities, and word problems. Students who need help with the basics will find that egghead's Guide to Algebra offers just what they need to be able to score high in school, on the GED, and on college entrance exams. egghead's tips and advice for improving algebra skills Ideal subject review for students taking the SAT, ACT, and GED exams Foundational learning for students who need basic and remedial instruction Dozens of sample exercises and solutions with helpful tips and strategies Easy-to-follow lessons with fun graphics that provide essential information to help those who learn visually
- The Math Dude's Quick and Dirty Guide to Algebra Need some serious help solving equations? Totally frustrated by polynomials, parabolas and that dreaded little x? THE MATH DUDE IS HERE TO HELP! Jason Marshall, popular podcast host known to his fans as The Math Dude, understands that algebra can cause agony. But he's determined to show you that you can solve those confusing, scream-inducing math problems--and it won't be as hard as you think! Jason kicks things off with a basic-training boot camp to help you review the essential math you'll need to truly "get" algebra. The basics covered, you'll be ready to tackle the concepts that make up the core of algebra. You'll get step-by-step instructions and tutorials to help you finally understand the problems that stump you the most, including loads of tips on: - Working with fractions, decimals, exponents, radicals, functions, polynomials and more - Solving all kinds of equations, from basic linear problems to the quadratic formula and beyond - Using graphs and understanding why they make solving complex algebra problems easier Learning algebra doesn't have to be a form of torture, and with TheMath Dude's Quick and Dirty Guide to Algebra, it won't be.
- Pre-Algebra and Algebra With a clear and simple style, Lucille Caron and Phil St. Jacques introduce basic algebra, including integers and variables. Then students can move on to understanding how to solve equations, using addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Problem-solving techniques are clearly explained and many examples are included throughout the book. Whether you are looking to learn this information for the first time, on your own or with a tutor, or you would like to review some algebra skills, this book will be a great choice.

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