Algebra Review

This review section will only contain topics that you should know in order to pass your finals. If you do not understand some of the concepts, use the math form and ask. Otherwise, you should already know the topics. This is not for learning algebra; this is only for reviewing. The concepts are covered quickly and are for refreshing your mind.

Below is are links to each page. Under each link there is a short description of what will be reviewed in that chapter. If you need more detail and depth, feel free to send me a question by using the math form. If you want me to add more detail and information to a certain page, please fill out this form.

Chapter 1 - Introduction
What is an algebraic expression?
Orders of operation
Expressions with parentheses and divisions
Solving algebraic equations
Positive and Negative Numbers

Polynomials
Maximization
Perimeters
Solving Polynomial Equations
Graphs and Linear Functions
Plotting Points
Basics of Graphing
Finding Slope of a Line
Finding Equations
Systems of Equations
Comparing Expressions and Graphs
Finding Points of Intersection
Solving Simultaneous Equations
Rate and Mixture Problems
Square Roots
Pythagorean Theorem
Integers, Rational, Irrational, and Real Numbers
The Square Root and its Properties
Indirect Measurements with the Pythagorean Theorem
Multiplying Polynomials
Multiplying (x + y) and (x - y)
Multiplying More Binomials
Exponents and Products
Multiplying Polynomials and Monomials
Squaring Binomials
The Quadratic Equation and Factoring
Solving Equations Like 4x2 + 20 = 320
Factoring Equations to Solve
Removing Common Factors
Factoring Difference of Two Squares
Factoring Perfect Squares
Factoring Trinomials
Factoring Complex Trinomials Like 5x2 + 2x - 3
Rational Expressions
Simplifying
Multiplying and Dividing
Solving
Rate Problems
Right Triangles and Trigonometry
Similar Triangles
Trigonometric Ratios
Right Triangle Anatomy
Sine, Cosine, and Tangents
Probability and Statistics (on hold)
Tree Diagrams
Permutations
Chances
Estimated Probability
Central Tendency
Standard Deviation

Algebra Crash Course
http://library.thinkquest.org/16284/algebra.htm

SOS Mathematics - Algebra
http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/algebra.html

Algebra Review in Ten Lessons
http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/algebra.html

Quick Algebra Review
http://www.uwm.edu/~ericskey/algrev.html