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Algebra 1: Operations With Radicals 160

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  • Type: Video Tutorial
  • Length: 74:50
  • Media: Flash video file
  • Use: Watch Online
  • Access Period: 90 Days
  • Posted: 08/05/2009

This lesson is part of the following series:

College Prep Math for Mature Students (21 Lessons) (21 lessons, $51.48)
Algebra 1 (13 Lessons) (13 lessons, $33.66)
Pre Calculus (10 Lessons) (10 lessons, $29.70)

This 75 minute algebra 1 lesson deals with radicals (roots). You will learn how to simplify by adding, subtraction, multiplying and dividing radicals without the use of a calculator. You will learn:
- definitions, perfect squares and cubes, radical, radicand, index, square and other roots, mixed radical, entire radical, like radicals
- to simplify radicals
- to change mixed radicals to entire radicals
- to multiply & divide radicals
- add & subtract radicals
- to work with radicals and special products: difference of squares & perfect squares
- identities
- word problems involving rectangles and squares

This lesson contains explanations of the concepts and 44 example questions with step by step solutions plus 5 review questions with solutions.

Lessons that will help you with the fundamentals of this lesson:
- 100 All About Numbers (http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/5072)
- 105 Rules for Integers and Absolute Value (http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/5073)
- 125 Multiplication of Polynomials (http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/5063)

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Alagebr1 1 math help lesson
Dealing with radicals (roots)
Simplify radicals
Add radicals
subtract radicals
Multiply radicals
Divide radicals
Change from a mixed radical to an entire radical
Rationalize denominators

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