 # Life of Fred High School Math Set 1 - Algebra (4 books)

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This set can be started with any student who has completed Life of Fred Fractions, Decimals and Percents, PreAlgebra 1 with Biology, and PreAlgebra 2 with Economics or has completed a Pre-Algebra program in another curriculum and is good with word problems.

This set includes:
Life of Fred: Beginning Algebra (Expanded Edition) (Sample Pages)

In this course you will learn about...

• Laws
• Distributive law
• Reflexive Law of Equality
• Proof of the distributive law
• Order of operations
• Symmetric Law of Equality
• Commutative laws
• Why you can't divide by zero
• Numbers
• Finite/Infinite Numbers
• Integers
• Natural numbers
• Whole numbers
• Rational numbers
• Real numbers
• Irrational numbers
• Quadratic Equations
• Solving quadratic equations by factoring
• Solving pure quadratic equations
• Quadratic equations in everyday life
• Solving quadratic equations by completing the square
• Quadratic formula
• Ratios
• Ratios
• Proportions
• Continued Ratios
• Averages
• Simplifying rational expressions
• Adding and subtracting rational expressions
• Multiplying and dividing rational expressions
• Rationalizing the denominator
• Set builder notation
• Signed Numbers
• Adding signed numbers
• Multiplying signed numbers
• Square Roots
• Square Roots
• Solving radical equations
• Types of Problems
• Age problems
• Coin problems
• Motion & Mixture
• Distance-rate-time problems
• Problems with two unknowns
• Equations
• Adding like terms
• Solving Equations
• Transposing
• Solving systems of equations by elimination
• Solving systems of equations by substitution
• Inconsistent and Dependent systems of equations
• Multiplying polynomials
• Long division of polynomials
• Exponents
• Negative exponents
• Fractional exponents
• Factoring
• Factorial function
• Common factors factoring
• Easy trinomial factoring
• Difference of squares factoring
• Grouping factoring
• Harder trinomial factoring
• Fractions
• Solving fractional equations
• Fahrenheit-Celsius conversions
• Functions & Slope
• Functions
• Slope
• Finding slope of a line from its equation
• Slope-intercept form of a line
• Range of a function
• Fast way to graph y = mx + b
• Graphing
• Graphs
• Plotting points
• Graphing linear equations
• Graphing any equation
• Solving systems of equations by graphing
• Geometry
• Rectangles
• Trapezoids
• Areas and volumes
• Sectors
• Pythagorean theorem
• Inequalities & Absolute Value
• Inequalities in the integers
• Absolute value
• Solving inequalities in one unknown
• Graphing inequalities

Life of Fred: Zillions of Practice Problems for Beginning Algebra

Life of Fred: Advanced Algebra (Expanded Edition) (Sample Pages)

In this course you will learn about...
• Matrices
• Proofs by math induction
• Linear Programming
• Determinants
• Cramer's rule
• Arithmetic progressions and series
• Adding and multiplying matrices
• Factorial
• Permutations
• Combinations
• Numbers
• Natural numbers
• Whole numbers
• Integers
• Irrational numbers
• Real numbers
• Imaginary numbers
• Complex numbers
• Scientific notation
• Sigma notation
• Fundamental principle of counting
• Other Topics
• Brief History of mathematics
• Conversion factors
• Unit analysis
• Velocity
• Using a scientific calculator
• Polynomials
• Multiplying binomials
• Factoring binomials
• Factoring a difference of squares
• Factoring trinomials
• Adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing polynomial fractions
• Binomial formula
• Long division of polynomials
• Proportions
• Ratios
• Median averages
• Proportions
• Cross-multiplying
• Constants of proportionality
• Inverse variation
• Direct variation
• Joint variation
• Weight varies directly as the cube of the height
• Area varies directly as the square of the height
• Volume varies directly as the cube of the height
• Sets
• Venn diagrams
• Union of sets
• Disjoint sets
• Subsets
• Intersection of sets
• Domain
• Codomain
• Range
• Equations
• Dividing by zero
• Rationalizing the denominator
• Solving radical equations
• Significant digits in addition and multiplication
• Linear equations
• Quadratic equations
• Radical equations
• Systems of Equations
• Inconsistent, dependent and independent equations
• Exponents
• Laws of exponents
• Exponential equations
• Fractions
• Complex fractions
• Partial fractions
• Functions
• Definition of a function
• Functional notation
• One-to-one
• Inverse functions
• Geometry
• Pythagorean theorem
• Surface area of a cone
• Ellipses
• Circles
• Reflective property of ellipses
• Parabolas
• Hyperbolas
• Geometric sequences and progressions
• Pascal's Triangle
• Graphing
• Graphing
• Abscissa
• Ordinate
• Quadrants
• Slope
• Slope given two points
• Slope-intercept and double-slope forms of the line
• Slopes of perpendicular lines
• Graphing planes in three dimensions
• Graphing inequalities
• Ordered pairs
• Logarithms
• Logarithms
• Product, quotient, birdie, and power rules for logarithms
• Finding antilogs
• Three definitions of logarithms
• Change-of-base rule for logarithms

Life of Fred: Zillions of Practice Problems for Advanced Algebra