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Life Of Fred: Beginning Algebra Expanded Edition - Grades 8-10

SKU: 3004983

Vendor: Z Twist Books

Binding Type: Hardcover

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Featuring humor, easy-to-understand explanations, and silly illustrations, Life of Fred is guaranteed to make your math studies come alive! Each text is written as a novel, including a hilarious story line based on the life of Fred Gauss. As Fred encounters the need for math during his daily exploits, he learns the methods necessary to solve his predicaments – plus loads of other interesting facts! Filled with plenty of solved examples, each book is self-teaching and reusable – perfect for families full of learners.

Introduce your students to Fred today and see how his fun, lighthearted approach to learning is revolutionizing mathematics!

Life of Fred: Beginning Algebra Expanded Edition covers the following concepts:

  • Finite/Infinite Numbers
  • Natural numbers
  • Whole numbers
  • Integers
  • Adding signed numbers
  • Ratios
  • Multiplying signed numbers
  • Proportions
  • Inequalities in the integers
  • Continued Ratios
  • Adding like terms
  • Rectangles
  • Trapezoids
  • Sectors
  • Symmetric Law of Equality
  • Order of operations
  • Solving Equations
  • Rational numbers
  • Set builder notation
  • Distance-rate-time problems
  • Distributive law
  • Reflexive Law of Equality
  • Proof of the distributive law
  • Coin problems
  • Age problems
  • Transposing
  • Solving systems of equations by elimination
  • Work problems in two unknowns
  • Graphs
  • Plotting points
  • Averages
  • Graphing linear equations
  • Graphing any equation
  • Solving systems of equations by graphing
  • Solving systems of equations by substitution
  • Inconsistent and Dependent systems of equations
  • Factorial function
  • Areas and volumes
  • Commutative laws
  • Negative exponents
  • Multiplying polynomials
  • Solving quadratic equations by factoring
  • Common factors factoring
  • Easy trinomial factoring
  • Difference of squares factoring
  • Grouping factoring
  • Harder trinomial factoring
  • Solving fractional equations
  • Simplifying rational expressions
  • Adding and subtracting rational expressions
  • Multiplying and dividing rational expressions
  • Solving pure quadratic equations
  • Square roots
  • Pythagorean theorem
  • Real numbers
  • Irrational numbers
  • Fractional exponents
  • Solving radical equations
  • Rationalizing the denominator
  • Quadratic equations in everyday life
  • Solving quadratic equations by completing the square
  • Quadratic formula
  • Long division of polynomials
  • Functions
  • Slope
  • Finding slope of a line from its equation
  • Slope-intercept form of a line
  • Range of a function
  • Fast way to graph y = mx + b
  • Fahrenheit-Celsius conversions
  • Graphing inequalities
  • Why you can’t divide by zero
  • Absolute value
  • Solving inequalities in one unknown.
  • Product Details

    Weight (lb) 2.73
    Width (in) 7
    Length (in) 10.25
    Height (in) 1.5
    Grade 8th Grade
    9th Grade
    10th Grade
    Media Type Book
    Binding Type Hardcover
    Main Currriculum Yes
    Curriculum Name Life of Fred
    Teaching Method Charlotte Mason
    Unit Study
    Learning Styles Kinesthetic
    Subject Math
    EAN 9781937032111
    UPC 9781937032111

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