A helpful boost for Algebra 1 students---or parents who'd like a refresher course of their own! Cook's user-friendly tutorial will help you grasp key concepts including rational and irrational numbers, absolute value, solving linear equations, algebraic fractions, factoring, and quadratic equations. Go at your own pace---and build confidence! 393 pages, softcover from Alpha Books.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 400 Vendor: Alpha Books Publication Date: 2010
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
Jane Cook is an accomplished math teacher with a Master's degree in secondary administration. She currently teaches algebra and geometry at Moravian Academy in Bethlehem, PA.