Equations and Functions



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    • What's a Function?What's a Function?

    What's a Function?

    Function rules are like instructions on how to change input values into their respective output values. In this tutorial, see how to write a function rule for a given relation. Check it out!

    • How Do You Check if a Point is on a Line If You Have an Equation?How Do You Check if a Point is on a Line If You Have an Equation?

    How Do You Check if a Point is on a Line If You Have an Equation?

    Wondering if a point is part of the equation of a line? Got the equation of the line but no graph? No problem! Just take that point and plug it into the equation and simplify. If you end up with a true statement, the point is indeed part of the equation. If you end up with a false statement, then that point is not part of the equation. See this process first-hand in this tutorial!

    • What Does the Slope of a Line Mean?What Does the Slope of a Line Mean?

    What Does the Slope of a Line Mean?

    You can't learn about linear equations without learning about slope. The slope of a line is the steepness of the line. There are many ways to think about slope. Slope is the rise over the run, the change in 'y' over the change in 'x', or the gradient of a line. Check out this tutorial to learn about slope!

    • What's a Coefficient?What's a Coefficient?

    What's a Coefficient?

    There is a bunch of vocabulary that you just need to know when it comes to algebra, and coefficient is one of the key words that you have to feel 100% comfortable with. Check out the tutorial and let us know if you want to learn more about coefficients!

    • What's an Inequality?What's an Inequality?

    What's an Inequality?

    Inequalities come up all the time when you're working algebra problems. In this tutorial you'll learn what an inequality is, and you'll see all the common inequality symbols that you're likely to see :)

    • How Do You Graph an Inequality on a Number Line?How Do You Graph an Inequality on a Number Line?

    How Do You Graph an Inequality on a Number Line?

    Number lines are really useful in visualizing an inequality or a set. In this tutorial, you'll see how to graph both. Take a look!

    • How Do You Write an Inequality from a Number Line Graph?How Do You Write an Inequality from a Number Line Graph?

    How Do You Write an Inequality from a Number Line Graph?

    Writing inequalities from a graph on a number line isn't so bad if you know what to do. Watch this tutorial to learn how!

    • How Do You Graph the Intersection of Two Inequalities?How Do You Graph the Intersection of Two Inequalities?

    How Do You Graph the Intersection of Two Inequalities?

    Number lines help make graphing the intersection of two inequalities a breeze! This tutorial shows you how to graph two inequalities on the same number line and then find the intersection. Take a look!

    • How Do You Graph the Union of Two Inequalities?How Do You Graph the Union of Two Inequalities?

    How Do You Graph the Union of Two Inequalities?

    Number lines help make graphing the union of two inequalities a breeze! This tutorial shows you how to graph two inequalities on the same number line and then find the union. Check it out!

    • What's the Subtraction Property of Equality?What's the Subtraction Property of Equality?

    What's the Subtraction Property of Equality?

    Solving equations can be tough, especially if you've forgotten or have trouble understanding the tools at your disposal. One of those tools is the subtraction property of equality, and it lets you subtract the same number from both sides of an equation. Watch the video to see it in action!

    • What's the Addition Property of Equality?What's the Addition Property of Equality?

    What's the Addition Property of Equality?

    Solving equations can be tough, especially if you've forgotten or have trouble understanding the tools at your disposal. One of those tools is the addition property of equality, and it lets you add the same number to both sides of an equation. Watch the video to see it in action!

    • What's the Multiplication Property of Equality?What's the Multiplication Property of Equality?

    What's the Multiplication Property of Equality?

    Solving equations can be tough, especially if you've forgotten or have trouble understanding the tools at your disposal. One of those tools is the multiplication property of equality, and it lets you multiply both sides of an equation by the same number. Watch the video to see it in action!

    • How Do You Solve a Word Problem with an Equation Using Addition?How Do You Solve a Word Problem with an Equation Using Addition?

    How Do You Solve a Word Problem with an Equation Using Addition?

    Word problems are a great way to see math in action! See how to translate a word problem into an equation, solve to find the answer, and check your found answer all in this tutorial.

    • How Do You Solve an Equation Using Addition?How Do You Solve an Equation Using Addition?

    How Do You Solve an Equation Using Addition?

    Solving an equation for a variable? Perform the order of operations in reverse! Check it out in this tutorial.

    • How Do You Solve a Word Problem with an Equation Using Subtraction?How Do You Solve a Word Problem with an Equation Using Subtraction?

    How Do You Solve a Word Problem with an Equation Using Subtraction?

    Word problems are a great way to see math in action! See how to translate a word problem into an equation, solve to find the answer, and check your found answer all in this tutorial.

    • How Do You Solve a Word Problem with an Equation Using Multiplication?How Do You Solve a Word Problem with an Equation Using Multiplication?

    How Do You Solve a Word Problem with an Equation Using Multiplication?

    Working with word problems AND fractions? This tutorial shows you how to take a word problem and translate it into a mathematical equation involving fractions. Then, you'll see how to solve and get the answer. Check it out!

    • How Do You Solve an Equation Using Multiplication?How Do You Solve an Equation Using Multiplication?

    How Do You Solve an Equation Using Multiplication?

    Solving an equation for a variable? Perform the order of operations in reverse! Check it out in this tutorial.

    • How Do You Solve a Word Problem with an Equation Using Division?How Do You Solve a Word Problem with an Equation Using Division?

    How Do You Solve a Word Problem with an Equation Using Division?

    Word problems are a great way to see math in action! See how to translate a word problem into an equation, solve to find the answer, and check your found answer all in this tutorial.

    • How Do You Solve an Equation by Guessing and Checking?How Do You Solve an Equation by Guessing and Checking?

    How Do You Solve an Equation by Guessing and Checking?

    Want to solve an equation by guessing and checking possible answers? Then this tutorial is for you! Make sure to pay close attention to the strategy involved in guessing and checking!

    • How Do You Solve an Equation Using Subtraction?How Do You Solve an Equation Using Subtraction?

    How Do You Solve an Equation Using Subtraction?

    Solving an equation for a variable? Perform the order of operations in reverse! Check it out in this tutorial.

    • What's the Division Property of Equality?What's the Division Property of Equality?

    What's the Division Property of Equality?

    Solving equations can be tough, especially if you've forgotten or have trouble understanding the tools at your disposal. One of those tools is the division property of equality, and it lets you divide both sides of an equation by the same number. Watch the video to see it in action!

    • What's a Compound Inequality?What's a Compound Inequality?

    What's a Compound Inequality?

    Wondering what a compound inequality is? Then check out this tutorial! You'll learn the definition for a compound inequality and also see how it can be written in set builder notation. Take a look!

    • What Are Some Words We Use To Write Inequalities?What Are Some Words We Use To Write Inequalities?

    What Are Some Words We Use To Write Inequalities?

    Knowing the definition for a compound inequality is one thing, but being able to identify one in a word problem or phrase can be an entirely different challenge. Arm yourself by learning some of the common phrases used to describe a compound inequality and an absolute value inequality.

    • How Do You Graph a Linear Equation by Making a Table?How Do You Graph a Linear Equation by Making a Table?

    How Do You Graph a Linear Equation by Making a Table?

    Graphing a function? It would be really helpful if you had a table of values that fit your equation. You could plot those values on a coordinate plane and connect the point to make your graph. See it all in this tutorial!

    • What's a Function?What's a Function?

    What's a Function?

    You can't go through algebra without learning about functions. This tutorial shows you a great approach to thinking about functions! Learn the definition of a function and see the different ways functions can be represented. Take a look!

    • How Do You Solve a Two-Step Equation?How Do You Solve a Two-Step Equation?

    How Do You Solve a Two-Step Equation?

    Becoming a pro at solving equations takes practice! Follow along with this tutorial to see an example of solving an equation for a variable.

    • What are Inverse Operations?What are Inverse Operations?

    What are Inverse Operations?

    Did you know that addition is the opposite of subtraction and that division is the opposite of multiplication? In fact, these opposite operations will undo each other! These types of operations are called inverse operations. Get a great look at inverse operations with this tutorial!

    • What is an Equation?What is an Equation?

    What is an Equation?

    In order to tackle the challenging topics, you first need to know the basics. Equations are the start of some very fun and challenging math problems. Watch this tutorial to learn about equations!

    • What is a Solution to an Equation?What is a Solution to an Equation?

    What is a Solution to an Equation?

    When you get an equation, usually you want to solve it and find the answer. This tutorial explains what it means to find the solution to an equation. Take a look!

    • How Do You Solve a One-Step Inequality Using Subtraction?How Do You Solve a One-Step Inequality Using Subtraction?
    • How Do You Make a Table of Values for a Linear Equation?How Do You Make a Table of Values for a Linear Equation?

    How Do You Make a Table of Values for a Linear Equation?

    To graph a linear equation, you could make a table of values to plot, but first you'll need to know how to make the table. Take a look at this tutorial! You'll see how to set up a table, choose appropriate x-values, plug those values into the equation, and simplify to get the respective y-values. This tutorial shows you how to set up a table of values for a linear equation!

    • What is a Linear Equation?What is a Linear Equation?

    What is a Linear Equation?

    If you're learning about graphs, you're bound to see a bunch of linear equations, so it's a good idea to understand what makes an equation a linear equation. This tutorial explains linear equations and shows you the difference between equations that are linear and ones that are not. Check it out!

    • What is Rate of Change?What is Rate of Change?

    What is Rate of Change?

    Trying to describe the how something changes in relation to something else? Use rate of change! In this tutorial, learn about rate of change and see the difference between positive and negative rates of change!