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Are you aware of every sub-discipline in the category of mathematics? Perhaps not.

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Why do so many people dread/fear algebra?

The fear or dread of algebra is not an inborn trait, but rather a learned response. Even before encountering the most elementary bit of algebra, we have learned to fear and mistrust it. How? From the negative comments and examples of our peers, our parents, the general public, and (yes) our teachers. It's little wonder that so many people do so poorly with the subject when they get caught up in a downward spiral of negativity and self-fulfilling prophecy.

 

Algebra isn't inherently difficult and weird. So making friends with the subject is  more a personal head game than something the gods have ordained as a means for tormenting our young. -- DLH

 


Algebra


College Algebra

Algebra I
A full-semester, pre-college course intended for teacher-led learners and those engaged in ambitious self-study.  Covers topics from Symbols and Formulas to Quadratic Formulas

Algebra II
A continuation of Algebra I. Covers topics from Factoring to Variation and Probability.


Note: Some of these tutorials might require a PDF reader. If you do not have an the Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your device, you can download a free copy here. Many also require the Google Play app for mobile devices.


Algebra: In Simplest Terms
Video tutorials from Annenberg Learner

Beginning Algebra
Over a hundred video tutorials by Derek Owens

 

Fundamentals of Math I

Fundamentals of Math II

Fundamentals of Math III

Fundamentals of Math IV

One thing that can be confusing about studying algebra is the various ways that educators and publishers name courses and textbooks:

  • Algebra I and Algebra II
  • Beginning Algebra, Intermediate Algebra, Advanced  Algebra
  • College Algebra

For example, Algebra I and II are much the same as Beginning and Intermediate Algebra. College Algebra covers topics included in all the others, but is presented at a much more rigorous level.

 


 

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