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Series: Beginning Algebra Review

About this Series

  • Lessons: 19
  • Total Time: 2h 50m
  • Use: Watch Online & Download
  • Access Period: Unlimited
  • Created At: 12/02/2008
  • Last Updated At: 10/27/2011

Taught by Professor Edward Burger, these lessons were selected from a broader, comprehensive course, Beginning Algebra. This course and others are available from Thinkwell, Inc. The full course can be found at The full course covers linear equations, inequalities, polynomials, rational expressions, relations and functions, roots and radicals, quadratic equations and systems of equations.

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Thinkwell lessons feature a star-studded cast of outstanding university professors: Edward Burger (Pre-Algebra through...

Lessons Included

~ Sashkya

I've been racking my brain forever trying to figure this out...Prof Berger helped me in a matter of minutes! Thank you so much!!!!!

Polynomials have never been so easy!
~ Dustin3539

Professor Burger does an amazing job once again! He explains the concept of "combining like terms" extraordinarily well. The reason his teaching style is so successful is he explains "why" a student most perform an action, which makes the "how" make sense and therefore immensely easier to grasp. Not to mention he is funny and entertaining, which makes the lesson actually fun to learn. Professor Burger, where were you when I was in High School Algebra??? Great job!

I always forget how to do this! Got it now, th...
~ hmt79

I can never quite remember how to calculate slope once i have two different points on the line, and then, depending on what other information I have, I run into problems generating the equation for the line. This really helped me understand not only how to use the formula but also how to think about it and why it works (and thus, hopefully, I'll remember it from now on).

Beg Algebra: Equations in Slope-Intercept Form
~ brenda4

This was really great. We homeschool, and it has been a long time since I used this. It was perfect for us to watch with our lesson.

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