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Series: College Algebra: Polynomial & Rational Functions

About this Series

  • Lessons: 23
  • Total Time: 3h 15m
  • Use: Watch Online & Download
  • Access Period: Unlimited
  • Created At: 05/18/2010
  • Last Updated At: 04/18/2011

In this set of 23 video lessons, you'll learn about polynomial functions and rational functions. We'll start out by looking at polynomials and how to perform long division and synthetic division when faced with a polynomial division problem. Then, we'll learn about bot the Factor Theorem and the Rational Root Theorem. Next up, you'll learn about Zeros of polynomials; you'll learn what they are, why they're important, how to find them, etc. This will also help you as you learn how to graph polynomials and rational functions, which we'll do before we wrap up this series of lessons.

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I use these videos to help me teach my Alg I students. It is great to provide them with two teachers' point of views. Thanks Prof Burger!

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