Algebra Success In 20 Minutes A Day (Skill Builders), 2nd by Jund, Barbara

By Jund, Barbara

For brand new algebra scholars or these looking a refresher, this ebook deals a sequence of easy 20-step lesson plans that emphasize quickly studying of useful, crucial abilities. This up to date version eschews pointless jargon and will get down to the necessities: • insurance of all important algebra talents, from combining like phrases to fixing quadratic equations • hundreds and hundreds of perform workouts, together with be aware difficulties • An emphasis at the applicability of algebra talents to real-world (and real-work) difficulties • Bonus sections, together with assistance for getting ready for standardized exams

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Simplify the exponent 23. Multiply 3 · 5. Add and subtract in order from left to right. ), so you do what’s inside the ( ) first. ” 23 Team-LRN – WORKING WITH ALGEBRAIC EXPRESSIONS – Practice Use the order of operations to simplify the problems. Check your answers with the answer key at the end of the book. 1. 8 + 4 · 2 11. 5 + (7 – 5)3 + 2 2. 2 + 3 – 4 + 5 12. 5 + 14 ÷ 7 + 5 · 2 3. 5 – 3 · 22 13. (9 – 5) – (6 + 1) 4. 3 · 10 – 18 ÷ 2 14. 4(2 –5) + 8 5. 17 – 3 · 4 ÷ 2 15. 15 ÷ 3 · 23 6. 17 – 4 ÷ 2 · 4 16.

Example: Evaluate the expression 2b + a when a = 2 and b = 4. Substitute 2 for the variable a and 4 for the variable b. When the expression is written as 2b, it means 2 times b. Multiply 2 · 4. Example: Evaluate the expression a 2 + 2b + c when a = 2, b = 3, and c = 7. Substitute 2 for a, 3 for b, and 7 for c. Find the value of 22. Multiply 2 · 3. Add the numbers. Practice Evaluate the algebraic expressions when a = 2, b = –3, c = ᎏ12ᎏ, d = 7, and e = 4. 21. 3a + e 31. c(12a) 22. ac + d 32. c2e + a 23.

You can use the variable x to represent the answer to the problem. You want to know how much you can earn this summer. Let x = how much you can earn this summer $1,200 = amount earned last summer x = 2 · 1,200 x = $2,400 You might be wondering why you should use algebra to solve a problem when the answer can be found using arithmetic. Good question! If you practice using equations for simple problems, then you will find it easier to write equations for problems that can’t be solved using arithmetic.

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