The main focus of ELEMENTARY ALGEBRA, 5e, is to address the fundamental needs of todayas developmental math students. Offering a uniquely modern, balanced program, ELEMENTARY ALGEBRA, 5e, integrates conceptual understanding with traditional skill and practice reinforced through visual and interactive practice in Enhanced WebAssign, available exclusively from Cengage Learning. By helping students understand the language of algebra and the why behind problem solving through instructional approaches and worked examples, they are better equipped to succeed at the how. Practice is essential in making these connections and it is emphasized in ELEMENTARY ALGEBRA, 5e, with additional practice problems both in the text and Enhanced WebAssign. Give your students confidence by showing them how Algebra is not just about the x itas also about the WHY. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.The following strategy is helpful when factoring polynomials. 1. Is there a common factor? If so, factor out the GCF, or the opposite of the GCF so that the leading coefficient is positive. Remember to include it in your final answer. 2. How manyanbsp;...
|Author||:||Alan Tussy, R. Gustafson|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2012-01-01|