The High School Alegra Problem Solver Author:Staff of Research and Education Association When confronted with problems in high school algebra during homework or exams, students are often puzzled and at a loss as to how to proceed in solving the problems. They find they must spend hours over a single problem assigned to them, in the search for the correct solution. — The underlying problem with high school algebra is that textbooks ty... more »pically do not adequately discuss and explain basic principles. Further, it requires considerable experience to know what type of solution route is likely to work best in tackling a particular problem.
This book is intended to help students in high school algebra to find their way through the complex material which covers a wide variety of subjects. Topic by topic, and problem by problem, the book provides detailed illustrations of solution methods which are usually not apparent to students.
The many problems covered in this books are selected from among those most often assigned for home and class work or given on examinations. The problems are arranged in order of complexity, from the simplest to the more complex.
The book offers step-by-step explanations, and guides the student through each set of problems, to enable him/her to save a great deal of time and effort in arriving at an understanding of problems in high school algebra.« less