Elementary Algebra
Jacobs’ bestselling Algebra 1 textbook has become a widely respected standard for teaching high school math in both top schools nationwide and within the homeschool market. Jacobs’ clear, engaging, conversational approach in Elementary Algebra utilizes realworld instruction & application, guiding your student towards developing a true understanding of Algebraic concepts—how they work, why they work, and how your student can apply them to everyday life!
Algebra Designed for Understanding
Jacobs’ Elementary Algebra (Algebra 1) utilizes a clear, conversational, engaging approach to teach your student Algebra through practical, reallife application! Jacobs’ guides your student through Algebra, enabling them to discover concepts & application for themselves and develop a deep understanding.
This unique instructional approach to math means your student:
 Develops a lasting understanding of Algebra concepts
 Interacts with concepts using realworld examples, ensuring they’ll know exactly how to apply the material they are learning to reallife and other academic subjects
 Is prepared to take their understanding of Algebraic concepts outside the math textbook and successfully apply them to higher math courses, sciences, & everyday life
 Makes concepts their own
 Is equipped with an understanding of the foundational mathematical concepts of Algebra—and once a student truly understands the concepts in Algebra, they are equipped & prepared for all higher math & sciences!
Elementary Algebra Student Text Features:
 Full Color Illustrations
 17 sections, covering functions and graphs, integers, rational numbers, exponents, polynomials, factoring, fractions, and more.
 Set II exercise solutions provided in back of text
 Flexible based on focus & intensity of the course
 Set I exercises review ideas & concepts from previous lessons to provide ongoing application of material.
 Set II exercises allow student to apply material from the new lesson
 Set III exercises (provided in Teacher’s Guide  sold separately) provide additional practice for material learned in the new lesson
 Set IV exercises challenge students who are excelling and can also be used for extra credit
Table of Contents
 Foreword
 A Letter to the Student
 Introduction: A Number Trick
 1. Fundamental Operations
 2. Functions and Graphs
 3. The Integers
 4. The Rational Numbers
 5. Equations In One Variable
 6. Equations In Two Variables
 7. Simultaneous Equations
 8. Exponents
 Midterm Review
 9. Polynomials
 10. Factoring
 11. Fractions
 12. Square Roots
 13. Quadratic Equations
 14. The Real Numbers
 15. Fractional Equations
 16. Inequalities
 17. Number Sequences
 Final Review
 Answers to the Set II Exercises
 Index
Manufacturer  Master Books 

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Title  Elementary Algebra 
Series  Jacob's Math 
ISBN 13  9780890519851 
Contributors  Harold Jacobs 
Binding  Hardback 
Page Count  380 
Publisher  New Leaf Publishing Group, Inc. 
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price  $99.99 
Dimensions (in inches)  7 ^{1}/_{2} x 10 