Welcome to the basics of algebra.  You’ll need to master these strategies and skills in order to perform well with basic as well as more complex algebra problems.  The test writers are focusing on algebra as much or more than ever, so you’ll need to be able to “turn the algebra crank” and simply recognize appropriate equations for different situations.  In addition, you will need to be able to set up equations to solve real-world (word) problems.  Let’s get to work.

Be sure to print the pdf file for Chapter 6. Algebra Basics 3.30.16.