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Algebra II Essentials For Dummies

ISBN: 978-0-470-61840-0
192 pages
May 2010
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Passing grades in two years of algebra courses are required for high school graduation. Algebra II Essentials For Dummies covers key ideas from typical second-year Algebra coursework to help students get up to speed. Free of ramp-up material, Algebra II Essentials For Dummies sticks to the point, with content focused on key topics only. It provides discrete explanations of critical concepts taught in a typical Algebra II course, from polynomials, conics, and systems of equations to rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions. This guide is also a perfect reference for parents who need to review critical algebra concepts as they help students with homework assignments, as well as for adult learners headed back into the classroom who just need a refresher of the core concepts.

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Introduction.

Chapter 1: Making Advances in Algebra.

Chapter 2: Lining Up Linear Equations.

Chapter 3: Making Quick Work of Quadratic Equations.

Chapter 4: Rolling Along with Rational and Radical Equations.

Chapter 5: Forging Function Facts.

Chapter 6: Graphing Linear and Quadratic Functions.

Chapter 7: Pondering Polynomials.

Chapter 8: Being Respectful of Rational Functions.

Chapter 9: Examining Exponential and Logarithmic Functions.

Chapter 10: Getting Creative with Conics.

Chapter 11: Solving Systems of Equations.

Chapter 12: Taking the Complexity Out of Complex Numbers.

Chapter 13: Ten (Or So) Special Formulas.

Index.

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Mary Jane Sterling is professor of mathematics at Bradley University and author of several books, including Algebra II For Dummies and Algebra II Workbook For Dummies.
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