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Algebra word problems may not be pleasant, but skills in algebra are needed for so many different things in life. Learning algebra helps you develop critical thinking skills, including those related to logic, problem-solving, patterns, and reasoning. That’s not to say that becoming an expert algebra word problem solver is easy! In fact, it takes a lot of practice to get the hang of these puzzles. To solve algebra word problems - which are simply just longer-form questions that requ
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Struggling to understand your algebra assignments? Breaking problems down into manageable steps can make them much easier to handle. Here, Tucson teacher Blake C. shares his simple, 3-step process for solving mixture problems with ease: When you’re working with mixture word problems, there’s a mixture of two or more components. You’re required to determine the result of the mixture – a quantity such as price or percentage. These are the problems that ask you things like, if you mix
How to Solve Quadratic Equations Without Melting Your Brain
Algebraic equations can look pretty puzzling, especially if you don't consider yourself a math person or if it has been a long time since you worked one out for yourself. If you're struggling with quadratic equations, or need a quick review, we put this guide together to go over the basics of solving these equations and help you memorize the formulas that you need to know. What is a Quadratic Equation? A quadratic equation is a univariate equation with two solutions or roots. Wait, what do