# Beginning Algebra 8th edition

R. David Gustafson and Peter D. Frisk
Publisher: Cengage Learning

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• Chapter 1: Real Numbers and Their Basic Properties
• 1.1: Real Numbers and Their Graphs (33)
• 1.2: Fractions (33)
• 1.3: Exponents and Order of Operations (32)
• 1.4: Adding and Subtracting Real Numbers (34)
• 1.5: Multiplying and Dividing Real Numbers (32)
• 1.6: Algebraic Expressions (34)
• 1.7: Properties of Real Numbers (33)
• Chapter Test
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• Chapter Test (8)
• Review (19)
• Chapter Review

• Chapter 2: Equations and Inequalities
• 2.1: Solving Basic Equations (36)
• 2.2: Solving More Equations (32)
• 2.3: Simplifying Expressions to Solve Equations (32)
• 2.4: Introduction to Problem Solving (29)
• 2.5: Motion and Mixture Problems (29)
• 2.6: Formulas (27)
• 2.7: Solving Inequalities (32)
• Chapter Test
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• Review (9)
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• Chapter 3: Graphing; Writing Equations of Lines; Variation
• 3.1: The Rectangular Coordinate System (31)
• 3.2: Graphing Linear Equations (31)
• 3.3: Slope of a Nonvertical Line (32)
• 3.4: Point-Slope Form (29)
• 3.5: Slope-Intercept Form (34)
• 3.6: Functions (21)
• 3.7: Variation (29)
• Chapter Test
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• Review
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• Chapter 4: Polynomials
• 4.1: Natural-Number Exponents (31)
• 4.2: Zero and Negative-Integer Exponents (35)
• 4.3: Scientific Notation (32)
• 4.4: Polynomials (31)
• 4.5: Adding and Subtracting Polynomials (39)
• 4.6: Multiplying Polynomials (35)
• 4.7: Dividing Polynomials by Monomials (31)
• 4.8: Dividing Polynomials by Polynomials (33)
• Chapter Test
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• Review
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• Chapter 5: Factoring Polynomials
• 5.1: Factoring Out the Greatest Common Factor; Factoring by Grouping (36)
• 5.2: Factoring the Difference of Two Squares (35)
• 5.3: Factoring Trinomials with Lead Coefficients of 1 (36)
• 5.4: Factoring General Trinomials (34)
• 5.5: Factoring the Sum and Difference of Two Cubes (33)
• 5.6: Summary of Factoring Techniques (34)
• 5.7: Solving Equations by Factoring (33)
• 5.8: Problem Solving (30)
• Chapter Test
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• Review (17)
• Chapter Review

• Chapter 6: Proportion and Rational Expressions
• 6.1: Simplifying Rational Expressions (34)
• 6.2: Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions (32)
• 6.3: Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions (34)
• 6.4: Complex Fractions (30)
• 6.5: Solving Equations that Contain Rational Expressions (34)
• 6.6: Applications of Equations that Contain Rational Expressions (25)
• 6.7: Ratios (30)
• 6.8: Proportions and Similar Triangles (35)
• Chapter Test
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• Chapter Test (15)
• Review (16)
• Chapter Review (15)

• Chapter 7: Systems of Equations and Inequalities
• 7.1: Solving Systems of Equations by Graphing (30)
• 7.2: Solving Systems of Equations by Substitution (22)
• 7.3: Solving Systems of Equations by Addition (21)
• 7.4: Applications of Systems of Equations (22)
• 7.5: Systems of Linear Inequalities (22)
• Chapter Test
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• Review
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• Chapter 8: Roots and Radical Expressions
• 8.1: Square roots and the Pythagorean Theorem (22)
• 8.2: nth Roots and Radicands that Contain Variables (22)
• 8.3: Simplifying Radical Expressions (23)
• 8.4: Adding and Subtracting Radical Expressions (20)
• 8.5: Multiplying and Dividing Radical Expressions (25)
• 8.6: Solving Equations Containing Radical; the Distance Formula (23)
• 8.7: Rational Exponents (26)
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• Review
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• Chapter 9: Quadratic Equations and Graphing Quadratic Functions
• 9.1: Quadratic Equations (22)
• 9.2: Completing the Square (22)
• 9.3: The Quadratic Formula (19)
• 9.4: Graphing Quadratic Functions (19)
• 9.5: Complex Numbers (19)
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Chapter 1: Real Numbers and Their Basic Properties
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1.T 8 002 004 006 008 010 012 016 018
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Chapter 2: Equations and Inequalities
2.R 9 014 020 024 026 042 046 050 074 078
2.1 36 004 011 012 022 030 033 037 039 042 045 050 052 053 062 065 072 082 092 094 095 098 102 103 105 106 114 115 122 123 125 128 133 134 140 142 146
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2.7 32 002 007 010 012 015 016 022 025 028 031 034 036 040 041 044 046 049 052 058 059 060 061 063 064 066 068 070 072 077 078 079 084
Chapter 3: Graphing; Writing Equations of Lines; Variation
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3.4 29 002 006 007 008 010 012 018 019 022 024 026 027 032 035 036 038 039 041 042 044 046 050 052 053 054 055 058 060 064
3.5 34 001 002 008 012 014 018 021 022 024 027 029 034 037 038 040 043 046 052 053 058 060 063 064 069 070 072 073 075 076 080 081 082 084 092
3.6 21 002 006 008 010 011 012 014 016 018 022 028 032 034 036 037 040 042 046 049 050 058
3.7 29 004 005 007 008 009 010 012 013 016 019 020 022 023 024 026 028 029 032 033 034 036 040 041 042 043 044 048 050 054
Chapter 4: Polynomials
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4.2 35 002 004 008 012 017 021 022 028 030 038 046 048 052 054 056 061 062 064 065 068 069 074 075 081 083 084 088 089 092 096 098 099 100 101 108
4.3 32 002 004 006 008 010 012 014 015 016 020 021 022 023 024 026 030 032 033 034 035 036 037 038 039 042 044 045 046 049 050 053 058
4.4 31 002 004 008 010 011 012 015 017 022 027 028 029 035 043 044 047 049 054 058 060 062 066 069 070 071 074 076 078 080 082 086
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4.7 31 006 008 017 020 023 026 029 032 035 037 038 040 044 047 052 056 061 062 063 065 068 070 073 074 076 078 079 080 083 084 088
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Chapter 5: Factoring Polynomials
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Chapter 6: Proportion and Rational Expressions
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6.7 30 004 010 012 015 016 020 021 024 025 028 029 030 032 033 034 036 038 039 040 041 042 044 045 048 050 052 054 055 056 058
6.8 35 006 009 010 012 014 019 020 025 026 027 028 032 035 036 038 039 042 046 048 049 051 052 054 055 056 062 064 065 066 067 070 071 072 073 074
Chapter 7: Systems of Equations and Inequalities
7.1 30 004 006 007 008 010 014 015 018 021 022 024 025 026 028 029 030 032 034 036 038 043 044 045 047 048 049 050 052 054 056
7.2 22 004 010 013 014 018 020 023 024 030 031 034 036 040 044 045 046 050 054 056 058 060 062
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7.4 22 002 006 010 014 017 018 022 024 028 032 034 035 036 040 043 044 046 047 048 050 052 058
7.5 22 002 008 012 017 022 024 025 026 030 034 037 040 046 050 054 060 063 064 068 070 072 078
Chapter 8: Roots and Radical Expressions
8.1 22 002 008 018 020 024 032 038 040 042 046 048 058 061 066 073 074 078 086 088 094 104 106
8.2 22 006 016 022 023 030 037 038 042 044 045 048 054 058 062 072 073 081 082 086 088 090 094
8.3 23 004 006 012 016 017 024 034 036 042 044 050 052 060 064 068 070 076 082 085 090 092 100 102
8.4 20 002 006 008 016 024 031 032 040 043 048 054 056 060 064 072 078 080 084 088 094
8.5 25 004 006 016 026 027 034 036 046 047 056 060 066 068 069 073 078 080 090 093 094 106 110 120 122 128
8.6 23 002 006 010 012 018 026 028 034 040 042 048 050 055 059 062 066 070 076 079 080 086 087 094
8.7 26 002 004 010 012 014 020 024 026 034 037 044 054 056 059 064 067 070 074 080 084 094 098 101 104 110 114
Chapter 9: Quadratic Equations and Graphing Quadratic Functions
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9.3 19 002 004 015 016 022 024 028 030 036 040 041 043 046 052 056 060 062 066 070
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9.5 19 002 006 007 010 011 014 018 020 024 029 030 034 040 044 048 050 052 056 060
Total 1925 (20)