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### Conjugate in Algebra

What is the conjugate in algebra? A concise and clear explanation.

### Solve Tough Absolute Value Equations

Learn to solve tough absolute value equations.

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### Important Academic Words in Math

A list of important academic words students must know in math

### Difference between Discrete and Continuous Data

Learn the difference between discrete and continuous data

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### Solving Literal Equations Worksheet

Solving literal equations worksheet - Can you solve these literal equations?

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### How to Solve Literal Equations

Learn how to solve literal equations with an easy to follow lesson.

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### Printable writing equations worksheet

Printable writing equations worksheet that can readily be printed and taken to find out how well you can translate sentence to equations.

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### Writing Equations Worksheet

Writing equations worksheet-Practice How to write the equation when a sentence is given

### Printable composition of functions worksheet

A printable composition of functions worksheet that can readily be printed and taken to find out how well you can perform composition of functions.

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### Printable Place Value Worksheet

Learn place value with this worksheet that can readily be printed.

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### Printable Distributive Property Worksheet

Learn the distributive property with this worksheet that can readily be printed.

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### Printable Greatest Common factor Worksheet

Practice with this greatest common factor worksheet that can readily be printed.

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### Greatest Common Factor Worksheet

Greatest common factor worksheet- get some practice and understand the GCF

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### Place Value Worksheet

Place value worksheet- Find out how well you understand place value

### Distributive Property Worksheet with no Variables

A distributive property worksheet with no variables to help you practice the distributive property

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Simplifying radical expressions worksheet. See how well you can simplify radical expressions

### What is a Radical Expression ?

Find out what a radical expression. An introduction to the concept with an easy to follow lesson

simplifying radicals containing variables is the goal of this lesson

### Composition of Functions Worksheet

A composition of functions worksheet with carefully selected exercises

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### Composite Function

What is a composite function ? I need an easy explanation

### Operations on Functions

Learn how to perform operations on functions such as adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing functions

### Range of a Function

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### What is Function Notation?

What is function notation and why do we use it? I need an easy explanation

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### Vertical Line Test

Learn how a vertical line test can be used to determine if a graph is a function

### Identify a Function

Learn to quickly identify a function and clearly see the difference between function and relation

### Writing an Algebraic Expression

Writing an algebraic expression when a phrase is given is the goal of this lesson

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### 100 Hard Word Problems in Algebra

Easy to follow solution to 100 hard word problems in algebra

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### Mixture word problem with sand and soil

2 m3 of soil containing 35% sand was mixed into 6 m3 of soil containing 15% sand. What is the sand content of the mixture? Let x% be the amount of sand

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### Bessy and Bob algebra word problem

Bessy has 6 times as much money as Bob, but when each earn \$6. Bessy will have 3 times as much money as Bob. How much does each have before and after

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### Population growth

The population of a town with an initial population of 60,000 grows at a rate of 2.5% per year. What is population in 5 years? In 10 years? How many years

### Comparison Word Problems

Learn to solve comparison word problems using modeling

### Find water left in a tank using arithmetic sequences

A water tank is emptied at a constant rate. Initially, 36,000 gallons of water were in the tank. A the end of five hours, 16,000 gallons remained. How

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### distance from the mountain

Jane drove to the mountains last weekend. There was heavy traffic on the way there, and the trip took 10 hours. When Jane drove home, there was no traffic

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### Price of 3 pens without discount

A stationery store sells a dozen ballpoints pens for \$3.84, which represents a 20% discount from the price charged when a dozen pens are bought individually.

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### Speed word problem

A truck left a depot at noon traveling an average speed of 40 kilometers per hour. How far from the depot and what time will it overtake another truck,

### A subtraction word problem

Problem #1: Peter has 20 dollars in his pocket. He buys a 32 ounces vanilla ice cream for 8 dollars. How much is Peter's change? Solution In this situation,

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### Percentage and yearly income

A man spends 20% of his income in food, 15% in clothes, 15% in house rent and 30% in miscellaneous. Find his yearly income if he saves Rs 2500 per months.

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### Test Time

A multiple-choice test contains 25 questions. Correct answers are worth 4 points each; 2 points are deducted for each wrong answer; and unanswered questions

### Apartment Word Problem

In an apartment building some apartments have a one bedroom and the rest have two bedrooms if there are a total of 50 apartments and 80 bedrooms how many

### SOLVE IT

The sum of four numbers a, b, c, and d is 68. If we increase a by 7, we get x. If we increased b by 8, we get x. If we decrease c by 15, we get 2x.If we

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### Multiply Using Partial Products

Learn quickly how to multiply using partial products

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## Recent Lessons

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Tough Algebra Word Problems.

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