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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Algebra Word Problems
     

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Algebra Word Problems

by Izolda Fotiyeva
 

Makes problem solving no problem at all.

Most students (and parents) find word problems from high school or even freshman year in college to be the single biggest hurdle in algebra. They are complicated and full of trick information-and always involve some formula that's buried in the facts of the story. Now there's help with The Complete Idiot's

Overview

Makes problem solving no problem at all.

Most students (and parents) find word problems from high school or even freshman year in college to be the single biggest hurdle in algebra. They are complicated and full of trick information-and always involve some formula that's buried in the facts of the story. Now there's help with The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to Algebra Word Problems. Expert math instructor Izolda Fotiyeva helps even the most challenged student understand the mysteries of algebra word problems by showing them how to:

•Read problems analytically and find key information quickly

•Understand the differences among all the major types of word problems

•Learn how to use a basic formula for each category of problems

•Practice on sample problems with a detailed answer key

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781615640379
Publisher:
DK
Publication date:
09/07/2010
Series:
Complete Idiot's Guide Series
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
864,717
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Meet the Author

Izolda Fotiyeva, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Education in Howard University's Department of Curriculum and Instruction. She teaches Algebra I & II, College Algebra, and Fundamental Concepts fo Mathematics for Teachers.

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