Algebra I (Beginning Algebra)
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Algebra I (Beginning Algebra)

Videos on a first course in Algebra (Beginning Algebra).
4.7 (94 ratings)
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3,545 students enrolled
Created by Math Fortress
Last updated 9/2013
English
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Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Fortify your understanding of algebra I.
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Requirements
  • Basic Mathematics
  • Prealgebra
Description

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This course is an introduction to the basic principles and skills of algebra. Topics include: Variables, Grouping Symbols, Equations, Translating Words Into Symbols, and Translating Sentences Into Equations.

This course contains a series of video tutorials that are broken up into various levels. Each video builds upon the previous one. Level I videos lay out the theoretical frame work to successfully tackle on problems covered in the next videos.

These videos can be used as a stand alone course or as a supplement to your current algebra I class.

This course is consistently being populated with new videos.

Anyone who wants to fortify their understanding of algebra I or anyone that whishes to learn algebra I can benefit from this course.

This course is consistently monitored ready to reply to any questions that may arise.

Who is the target audience?
  • High School Students
  • College Students
Curriculum For This Course
14 Lectures
01:35:05
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Introduction
1 Lecture 01:10
This video gives an overview of what this course will cover.
Preview 01:10
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Variables
2 Lectures 13:14
This video will teach you the fundamentals of algebra. You will learn about variables, variable expressions, numerical expressions, simplifying and evaluating algebraic expressions.
Preview 06:22

This video goes over a couple of examples showing how to determine if a statement is true or false, how to simplify numerical expressions and how to evaluate variable expressions.
Preview 06:52
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Grouping Symbols
2 Lectures 16:09
This video goes over the proper way to simplify numerical expressions using grouping symbols, nested grouping and expressions without grouping symbols.
Preview 05:30

This video goes over a couple of examples showing how to simplify and evaluate algebraic expressions with and without grouping symbols.
Grouping Symbols (Level 2)
10:39
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Equations
2 Lectures 10:04
This video goes over the basic structure of open sentences and finding solutions (roots) of simple algebraic equations over a given domain.
Equations (Level 1)
04:42

This video goes over a couple of examples modeling the proper way to find the solution set of simple algebraic equations over a given domain. The video goes over equations that have one solution, many solutions and no solutions.
Equations (Level 2)
05:22
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Translating Words Into Symbols
2 Lectures 17:48
This video shows you how to translate mathematical phrases written in words and translating them into variable expressions. Common phrases involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division are covered. In addition, the video introduces the use of formulas. Specifically, the area and perimeter of a rectangle, the distance traveled and cost formula.
Translating Words Into Symbols (Level 1)
08:26

This video goes over a couple of examples modeling the proper way of translating phrases into variable expressions. Examples includes simple phrases, height between two individuals, and phrases that require the use of formulas.
Translating Words Into Symbols (Level 2)
09:22
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Translating Sentences Into Equations
2 Lectures 14:27
This video goes over 8 examples, covering the proper way to translate sentences usually containing the key word "is" into equations.
Translating Sentences into Equations (Level 1)
06:24

This video goes over 9 examples, covering the proper way to translate sentences into equations that require the use of formulas.
Translating Sentences into Equations (Level 2)
08:03
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Translating Problems Into Equations
2 Lectures 21:24

This video introduces a 3 step problem solving plan for solving word problems. This video goes over 3 examples illustrating how to translate word problems into equations.

Translating Problems Into Equations (Level 1)
10:29

This video continues illsutrating the 3 step problem solving plan for solving word problems. This video goes over 5 challenging examples illustrating how to translate word problems into contain three facts and three unknowns.

Translating Problems Into Equations (Level 2)
10:55
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Conclusion
1 Lecture 00:49
This video gives an overview of what was taught in this course.
Conclusion
00:49
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