Alpha Teach Yourself Algebra 1 in 24 Hours

Alpha Teach Yourself Algebra 1 in 24 Hours

Book - 2011
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Dorling Kindersley Pub
The first step in complex math is now the easiest.

Alpha Teach Yourself Algebra I in 24 Hours provides readers with a structured, self-paced, straight-forward tutorial to algebra. It's the perfect textbook companion for students struggling with algebra, a solid primer for those looking to get a head start on an upcoming class, and a welcome refresher for parents tasked with helping out with homework, all in 24 one-hour lessons.

• Algebra is the second-most popular mathematic course for college- bound high school students

• Nearly all college-bound high school students now take algebra

Baker & Taylor
Provides 24 one-hour, self-paced algebra lessons for students struggling with algebra, those who want to get a head start on an upcoming class or anyone who just needs a refresher. Original.

Book News
A long-time math teacher, Cook (algebra and geometry, Moravian Academy, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania) has broken down the introduction to algebra into 24 lessons that should take about an hour each to work through. She has kept the mathematics simple--most of the answers are whole numbers, and most of the calculations can be done in the head or with pencil and paper--because the point is learning the processes not practicing arithmetic. The overall themes are the language of algebra, solving equations, all about polynomials, fundamentals of fractions, systems of linear equations, and quadratic equations. Annotation ©2013 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN : Alpha Books, c2011
ISBN: 9781615640195
Characteristics: xv, 393 p. : ill. ; 23 cm


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