This examination of elementary algebra begins with the essential first step: explaining how algebra is relevant to real life. After that, readers will be taken on a journey through the highlights of algebra, from its basic principles through real numbers and the application of algebra’s fundamental concepts. Diagrams and equations, as well as repetition and building on concepts, help make difficult concepts clear. Sidebars highlighting important historical figures in the field of algebra bring a human element to the discussion. After reading this book, students will no longer be intimidated by the thought of algebra!
Series: The Story of Math Series
Interest Level: Grades 7-12
Guided Reading Level: Z
Lexile Level: 1000
ISBN: 9781622755219 (Print) 9781622755226 (E-book)
Includes Teacher's Notes