### Life of Fred: Beginning Algebra

by Stanley F. Schmidt, Ph.D.
\$39.00
The first book in the Life of Fred High School Series.

• Solving Equations
• Transposing
• Solving systems of equations by elimination
• Solving systems of equations by substitution
• Inconsistent and Dependent systems of equations
• Multiplying polynomials
• Long division of polynomials
• Negative exponents
• Fractional exponents
• Factorial function
• Common factors factoring
• Easy trinomial factoring
• Difference of squares factoring
• Grouping factoring
• Harder trinomial factoring
• Solving fractional equations
• Fahrenheit-Celsius conversions
• Functions
• Slope
• Finding slope of a line from its equation
• Slope-intercept form of a line
• Range of a function
• Fast way to graph y = mx + b
• Graphs
• Plotting points
• Graphing linear equations
• Graphing any equation
• Solving systems of equations by graphing
• Rectangles
• Trapezoids
• Areas and volumes
• Sectors
• Pythagorean theorem
• Inequalities in the integers
• Absolute value
• Solving inequalities in one unknown
• Graphing inequalities
• Distributive law
• Reflexive Law of Equality
• Proof of the distributive law
• Order of operations
• Symmetric Law of Equality
• Commutative laws
• Why you can't divide by zero
• Finite/Infinite Numbers
• Integers
• Natural numbers
• Whole numbers
• Rational numbers
• Real numbers
• Irrational numbers
• Solving quadratic equations by factoring
• Quadratic equations in everyday life
• Solving quadratic equations by completing the square
• Ratios
• Proportions
• Continued Ratios
• Averages
• Simplifying rational expressions
• Adding and subtracting rational expressions
• Multiplying and dividing rational expressions
• Rationalizing the denominator
• Set builder notation
• Multiplying signed numbers
• Square Roots
• Age problems
• Coin problems
• Motion & Mixture
• Distance-rate-time problems
• Problems with two unknowns
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