From signed numbers to story problems - calculate equations with easeGot a grasp on the terms and concepts you need to know, but get lost halfway through a problem or worse yet, not know where to begin? No fear - this hands-on-guide focuses on helping you solve the many types of algebra problems you encounter in a focused, step-by-step manner. With just enough refresher explanations before each set of problems, you'll sharpen your skills and improve your performance. You'll see how to work with fractions, exponents, factoring, linear and quadratic equations, inequalities, graphs, and more!100s of Problems! Step-by-step answer sets clearly identify where you went wrong (or right) with a problem The inside scoop on operating and factoring Know where to begin and how to solve the most common equations How to use algebra in practical applications with confidenceSterling, Mary Jane is the author of 'Algebra Workbook For Dummies', published 2005 under ISBN 9780764584671 and ISBN 0764584677.