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Prealgebra Review | |

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Prep Test | |

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Introduction to Integers | |

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Addition and Subtraction of Integers | |

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Multiplication and Division of Integers | |

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Exponents and the Order of Operations Agreement | |

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Factoring Numbers and Prime Factorization | |

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Addition and Subtraction of Rational Numbers | |

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Multiplication and Division of Rational Numbers | |

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Concepts from Geometry | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Inductive Reasoning | |

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Projects and Group Activities: The +/- Key on a Calculator, Balance of Trade | |

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Chapter 1 Summary | |

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Concept Review | |

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Chapter 1 Review Exercises | |

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Chapter 1 Test | |

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Variable Expressions | |

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Prep Test | |

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Evaluating Variable Expressions | |

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Simplifying Variable Expressions | |

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Translating Verbal Expressions into Variable Expressions | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: From Concrete to Abstract | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Prime and Composite Numbers | |

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Chapter 2 Summary | |

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Concept Review | |

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Chapter 2 Review Exercises | |

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Chapter 2 Test | |

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Cumulative Review Exercises | |

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Solving Equations | |

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Prep Test | |

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Introduction to Equations | |

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General Equations--Part I | |

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General Equations--Part II | |

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Translating Sentences into Equations | |

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Geometry Problems | |

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Mixture and Uniform Motion Problems | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Trial-and-Error Approach to Problem Solving | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Nielsen Ratings | |

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Chapter 3 Summary | |

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Concept Review | |

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Chapter 3 Review Exercises | |

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Chapter 3 Test | |

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Cumulative Review Exercises | |

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Polynomials | |

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Prep Test | |

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Addition and Subtraction of Polynomials | |

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Multiplication of Monomials | |

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Multiplication of Polynomials | |

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Integer Exponents and Scientific Notation | |

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Division of Polynomials | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Dimensional Analysis | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Diagramming the Square of a Binomial, Pascal's Triangle | |

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Chapter 4 Summary | |

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Concept Review | |

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Chapter 4 Review Exercises | |

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Chapter 4 Test | |

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Cumulative Review Exercises | |

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Factoring | |

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Prep Test | |

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Common Factors | |

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Factoring Polynomials of the Form x? + bx + c | |

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Factoring Polynomials of the Form ax? + bx + c | |

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Special Factoring | |

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Solving Equations | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Making a Table | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Evaluating Polynomials Using a Graphing Calculator, Exploring Integers, Using the World Wide Web | |

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Chapter 5 Summary | |

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Concept Review | |

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Chapter 5 Review Exercises | |

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Chapter 5 Test | |

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Cumulative Review Exercises | |

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Rational Expressions | |

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Prep Test | |

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Multiplication and Division of Rational Expressions | |

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Expressing Fractions in Terms of the Least Common Multiple (LCM) | |

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Addition and Subtraction of Rational Expressions | |

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Complex Fractions | |

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Solving Equations Containing Fractions | |

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Ratio and Proportion | |

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Literal Equations | |

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Application Problems | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Negations and If ? then Sentences | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Intensity of Illumination | |

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Chapter 6 Summary | |

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Concept Review | |

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Chapter 6 Review Exercises | |

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Chapter 6 Test | |

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Cumulative Review Exercises | |

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Linear Equations in Two Variables | |

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Prep Test | |

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The Rectangular Coordinate System | |

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Linear Equations in Two Variables | |

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Intercepts and Slopes of Straight Lines | |

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Equations of Straight Lines | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Counterexamples | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Graphing Linear Equations with a Graphing Utility | |

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Chapter 7 Summary | |

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Concept Review | |

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Chapter 7 Review Exercises | |

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Chapter 7 Test | |

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Cumulative Review Exercises | |

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Systems of Linear Equations | |

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Prep Test | |

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Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Graphing | |

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Solving Systems of Linear Equations by the Substitution Method | |

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Solving Systems of Equations by the Addition Method | |

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Application Problems in Two Variables | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Calculators | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Solving a System of Equations with a Graphing Calculator | |

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Chapter 8 Summary | |

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Concept Review | |

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Chapter 8 Review Exercises | |

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Chapter 8 Test | |

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Cumulative Review Exercises | |

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Inequalities | |

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Prep Test | |

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Sets | |

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The Addition and Multiplication Properties of Inequalities | |

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General Inequalities | |

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Graphing Linear Inequalities | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Graphing Data | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Mean and Standard Deviation | |

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Chapter 9 Summary | |

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Concept Review | |

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Chapter 9 Review Exercises | |

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Chapter 9 Test | |

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Cumulative Review Exercises | |

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Radical Expressions | |

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Prep Test | |

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Introduction to Radical Expressions | |

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Addition and Subtraction of Radical Expressions | |

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Multiplication and Division of Radical Expressions | |

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Solving Equations Containing Radical Expressions | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Deductive Reasoning | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Distance to the Horizon | |

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Chapter 10 Summary | |

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Concept Review | |

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Chapter 10 Review Exercises | |

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Chapter 10 Test | |

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Cumulative Review Exercises | |

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Quadratic Equations | |

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Prep Test | |

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Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring or by Taking Square Roots | |

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Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square | |

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Solving Quadratic Equations By Using the Quadratic Formula | |

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Graphing Quadratic Equations in Two Variables | |

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Application Problems | |

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Focus on Problem Solving: Algebraic Manipulation and Graphing Techniques | |

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Projects and Group Activities: Graphical Solutions of Quadratic Equations, Geometric Construction of Completing the Square | |

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Chapter 11 Summary | |

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Concept Review | |

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Chapter 11 Review Exercises | |

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Chapter 11 Test | |

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Cumulative Review Exercises | |

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Final Exam | |

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Appendix | |

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Solutions to You-Try-Its | |

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Answers to Selected Exercises | |

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Glossary | |

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Index | |