# Intermediate Algebra with P.O.W.E.R. Learning

ISBN
9781259610240

Edition
2

Publication Date
20 Oct 2017

Publisher
Mcgraw-Hill

Author(s)
Messersmith, Sherri; Feldman, Robert S; Vega-Rhodes, Nathalie

Overview

Intermediate Algebra with P.O.W.E.R. Learning, 2nd EditionChapter 1: Real Numbers and Algebraic ExpressionsStudy Strategies: An Introduction to the P.O.W.E.R. FrameworkStudy Strategies: Using P.O.W.E.R. to Succeed in Your Course

Section 1.1Set of NumbersSection 1.2Operations on Real NumbersSection 1.3Exponents, Roots, and Order of OperationsSection 1.4Algebraic Expressions and Properties of Real NumbersGroup ActivityemPOWERme: Why Am I Going to College?

Chapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestChapter 2: Linear Equations in One VariableStudy Strategies: How to Read Math (and Other) Textbooks

Section 2.1Linear Equations in One VariableSection 2.2 Applications of Linear EquationsSection 2.3Geometry Applications and Solving FormulasSection 2.4 More Applications of Linear EquationsGroup ActivityemPOWERme: Organize Your Memory

Chapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestCumulative Review for Chapters 1 and 2Chapter 3: Linear Inequalities and Absolute ValueStudy Strategies: Time Management

Section 3.1Linear Inequalities in One VariableSection 3.2Compound Inequalities in One VariableSection 3.3Absolute Value Equations and InequalitiesGroup Activity

Chapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestCumulative Review for Chapters 1 â€“ 3 Chapter 4: Linear Equations in Two Variables and FunctionsemPOWERme: Identify the Black Holes of Time Management

Study Strategies: Taking Notes in Class

Section 4.1Introduction to Linear Equations in Two VariablesSection 4.2Slope of a Line and Slope-Intercept FormSection 4.3Writing an Equation of a LineSection 4.4Linear and Compound Linear Inequalities in Two VariablesSection 4.5Introduction to FunctionsGroup Activity

Chapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestCumulative Review for Chapters 1 â€“ 4 Chapter 5: Solving Systems of Linear EquationsemPOWERme: Checklist for Effective Notes

Study Strategies: Taking Math Tests

Section 5.1Solving Systems of Linear Equations in Two VariablesSection 5.2Solving Systems of Linear Equations in Three VariablesSection 5.3Applications of Systems of Linear EquationsSection 5.4Solving Systems of Linear Equations Using MatricesGroup Activity

Chapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestCumulative Review for Chapters 1 â€“ 5 Chapter 6: Polynomials and Polynomial FunctionsemPOWERme: What is My Test-Taking Style?

Study Strategies: Doing Math Homework

Section 6.1The Rules of ExponentsSection 6.2More on Exponents and Scientific NotationSection 6.3Addition and Subtraction of Polynomials and Polynomial FunctionsSection 6.4Multiplication of Polynomials and Polynomial FunctionsSection 6.5Division of Polynomialsand Polynomial FunctionsGroup Activity

Chapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestCumulative Review for Chapters 1 â€“ 6 Chapter 7: Factoring PolynomialsemPOWERme: The Right Time and Place for Homework

Study Strategies: Working with a Study Group

Section 7.1The Greatest Common Factor and Factoring by GroupingSection 7.2Factoring Trinomials Section 7.3Special Factoring TechniquesPutting It All TogetherSection 7.4Solving Quadratic Equations by FactoringSection 7.5 Applications of Quadratic Equations

Group Activity

Chapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestCumulative Review for Chapters 1 â€“ 7 Chapter 8: Rational Expressions, Equations, and FunctionsemPOWERme: What is My Studying Style?

Study Strategies: The Writing Process

Section 8.1Simplifying, Multiplying, and Dividing Rational Expressions and FunctionsSection 8.2Adding and Subtracting Rational ExpressionsSection 8.3Simplifying Complex FractionsSection 8.4Solving Rational EquationsPutting It All TogetherSection 8.5Application of Rational EquationsSection 8.6VariationGroup Activity

Chapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestCumulative Review for Chapters 1 â€“ 8 Chapter 9: Radicals and Rational ExponentsemPOWERme: Writing Clearly

Study Strategies: Know Your School

Section 9.1Radical Expressions and FunctionsSection 9.2Rational ExponentsSection 9.3Simplifying Expressions Containing Square Roots Section 9.4Simplifying Expressions Containing Higher RootsSection 9.5Adding, Subtracting, and Multiplying RadicalsSection 9.6Dividing RadicalsPutting It All TogetherSection 9.7Solving Radical EquationsSection 9.8Complex NumbersGroup Activity

Chapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestCumulative Review for Chapters 1 â€“ 9 Chapter 10: Quadratic Equations and FunctionsemPOWERme: My School

Study Strategies: Developing Financial Literacy

Section 10.1The Square Root Property and Completing the SquareSection 10.2The Quadratic FormulaPutting It All TogetherSection 10.3Equations in Quadratic FormSection 10.4Formulas and ApplicationsSection 10.5Quadratic Functions and Their GraphsSection 10.6Application of Quadratic Functions and Graphing Other ParabolasSection 10.7Quadratic and Rational InequalitiesGroup Activity

Chapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestCumulative Review for Chapters 1 â€“ 10 Chapter 11: Exponential and Logarithmic FunctionsemPOWERme: Determine Your Saving Style

Study Strategies: Using the Internet for Learning

Section 11.1Composite and Inverse FunctionsSection 11.2Exponential FunctionsSection 11.3Logarithmic FunctionsSection 11.4Properties of LogarithmsSection 11.5Common and Natural Logarithms and Change of BaseSection 11.6Solving Exponential and Logarithmic EquationsGroup Activity

Chapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestCumulative Review for Chapters 1 â€“ 11 Chapter 12: Nonlinear Functions, Conic Sections, and Nonlinear SystemsemPOWERme: Should You Use the Internet to Supplement Your Learning?

Study Strategies: Improving Your Memory

Section 12.1Graphs of Other Useful Functions Section 12.2The CircleSection 12.3The EllipseSection 12.4The HyperbolaPutting It All TogetherSection 12.5Nonlinear Systems of EquationsSections 12.6Second-Degree Inequalities and System of InequalitiesGroup Activity

Chapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestCumulative Review for Chapters 1 â€“ 12 emPOWERme: How is My Memory?

Chapter 13 (Online): Sequences and SeriesSection 13.1 Sequences and SeriesSection 13.2Arithmetic Sequences and SeriesSection 13.3Geometric Sequences and SeriesSection 13.4The Binomial TheoremChapter SummaryChapter ReviewChapter TestCumulative Review for Chapters 1 â€“ 13

AppendixSection A.1 Review of FractionsSection A.2 Geometry ReviewSection A.3 Determinants and Cramerâ€™s RuleSection A.4 Synthetic Division and the Remainder Theorem

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