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    • How Do You Solve an Identity Equation?How Do You Solve an Identity Equation?

    How Do You Solve an Identity Equation?

    Trying to solve an equation with variables on both sides of the equation? Figure out how to get those variables together and solve the equation with this tutorial!

    • How Do You Find Missing Measurements of Similar Figures Using a Proportion?How Do You Find Missing Measurements of Similar Figures Using a Proportion?

    How Do You Find Missing Measurements of Similar Figures Using a Proportion?

    Trying to find a missing measurement on similar figures? Make ratios from corresponding sides and set up a proportion! Solve the proportion to get your missing measurement. Figure out how to do all that by watching this tutorial!

    • How Do You Solve a Formula For a Variable?How Do You Solve a Formula For a Variable?

    How Do You Solve a Formula For a Variable?

    So you're working on a math problem and you have the correct formula. Great! But the variable you need to solve for is not by itself in the formula. Not so great. Don't worry! In this tutorial, you'll learn how to solve a formula for the variable you want!

    • What are Similar Figures?What are Similar Figures?

    What are Similar Figures?

    Looking at two figures that are the same shape and have the same angle measurements? You have similar figures! Learn all about it in this tutorial!

    • What is a Literal Equation?What is a Literal Equation?

    What is a Literal Equation?

    A literal equation is an equation where variables represent known values. Literal equations allow use to represent things like distance, time, interest, and slope as variables in an equation. Using variables instead of words is a real time-saver! Learn about literal equations with this tutorial.

    • How Do You Solve an OR Compound Inequality and Graph It On a Number Line?How Do You Solve an OR Compound Inequality and Graph It On a Number Line?

    How Do You Solve an OR Compound Inequality and Graph It On a Number Line?

    Trying to solve a compound inequality? No problem! This tutorial will take you through the process of splitting the compound inequality into two inequalities. Then you'll see how to solve those inequalities, write the answer in set builder notation, and graph the solution on a number line.

    • What Does It Mean When an Inequality is a Contradiction or Has No Solution?What Does It Mean When an Inequality is a Contradiction or Has No Solution?

    What Does It Mean When an Inequality is a Contradiction or Has No Solution?

    Can an inequality have no solution? You bet it can! An inequality has no solution will always give you a contradiction, no matter what value you plug in for the variable. Watch this tutorial, and then try to make your own inequality with no solution!

    • How Do You Graph an Exponential Function Using a Table?How Do You Graph an Exponential Function Using a Table?

    How Do You Graph an Exponential Function Using a Table?

    Graphing an exponential function? No sweat! Create a table of values to give you ordered pairs. Then, plot those ordered pair on a coordinate plane and connect the points to make your graph! Follow along with this tutorial as it shows you all the steps.

    • How Do You Add Polynomials?How Do You Add Polynomials?

    How Do You Add Polynomials?

    To add polynomials of any size, just group like terms and then combine them together. To see it done step-by-step, watch this tutorial!

    • How Do You Use the Formula for the Product of a Sum and a Difference?How Do You Use the Formula for the Product of a Sum and a Difference?

    How Do You Use the Formula for the Product of a Sum and a Difference?

    Finding the product of two binomials with the same terms and opposite signs? You're finding the product of a sum and a difference! Use the formula for the product of a sum and a difference to quickly find the answer! This tutorial shows you how.

    • How Do You Write a Rule for a Geometric Sequence?How Do You Write a Rule for a Geometric Sequence?

    How Do You Write a Rule for a Geometric Sequence?

    Trying to find the value of a certain term in a geometric sequence? Use the formula for finding the nth term in a geometric sequence to write a rule. Then use that rule to find the value of each term you want! This tutorial takes you through it step-by-step.

    • How Do You Find the Product of Powers?How Do You Find the Product of Powers?

    How Do You Find the Product of Powers?

    When you learn about rule or property, it's best to practice with it. This tutorial takes you through the process of applying product of powers rule to simplify an expression. Check out this tutorial for some great practice!

    • What's the Power of a Quotient Rule?What's the Power of a Quotient Rule?

    What's the Power of a Quotient Rule?

    Got a fraction raised to a power? Learn how to split that exponent and put it in the numerator and denominator of your fraction using the power of a quotient rule. This tutorial shows you how!

    • What's an Exponential Function?What's an Exponential Function?

    What's an Exponential Function?

    Looking at an equation with a variable in the exponent? You have an exponential function! Learn about exponential functions in this tutorial.

    • What is Exponential Growth?What is Exponential Growth?

    What is Exponential Growth?

    Exponential functions often involve the rate of increase or decrease of something. When it's a rate of increase, you have an exponential growth function! Check out these kinds of exponential functions in this tutorial!

    • What is exponential decay?What is exponential decay?

    What is exponential decay?

    Exponential functions often involve the rate of increase or decrease of something. When it's a rate of decrease, you have an exponential decay function! Check out these kinds of exponential functions in this tutorial!

    • How Do You Factor a Trinomial?How Do You Factor a Trinomial?

    How Do You Factor a Trinomial?

    Factoring trinomials can by tricky, but this tutorial can help! Follow along as a trinomial is factored right before your eyes! Then, check your answer by using the FOIL method to multiply the binomials back together and see if you get the original trinomial.

    • How Do You Divide Two Polynomials by Factoring and Canceling?How Do You Divide Two Polynomials by Factoring and Canceling?

    How Do You Divide Two Polynomials by Factoring and Canceling?

    Simplifying a rational expression? You could factor the numerator and denominator and then cancel like factors. Learn what to do in this tutorial!

    • 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 Can You Tell if a Relation is Not a Function?How Can You Tell if a Relation is Not a Function?

    How Can You Tell if a Relation is Not a Function?

    Every function is a relation, but not every relation is a function! Watch this video to learn how to tell which relations are functions and which are not.

    • How Do You Find the Slope of a Line from a Graph?How Do You Find the Slope of a Line from a Graph?

    How Do You Find the Slope of a Line from a Graph?

    Trying to find the slope of a graphed line? First, identify two points on the line. Then, you could use these points to figure out the slope. In this tutorial, you'll see how to use two points on the line to find the change in 'y' and the change in 'x'. Then, you'll see how to take these values and calculate the slope. Check it out!

    • How Do You Find the Common Difference in an Arithmetic Sequence?How Do You Find the Common Difference in an Arithmetic Sequence?

    How Do You Find the Common Difference in an Arithmetic Sequence?

    Trying to find the common difference in an arithmetic sequence? You need to figure out what number you need to add to each term to get the next term in the sequence. It's easier than you might think! Watch this tutorial and learn how to find the common difference in an arithmetic sequence.

    • How Do You Use X- and Y-Intercepts To Graph a Line In Standard Form?How Do You Use X- and Y-Intercepts To Graph a Line In Standard Form?

    How Do You Use X- and Y-Intercepts To Graph a Line In Standard Form?

    To find the x-intercept of a given linear equation, simply remove the 'y' and solve for 'x'. To find the y-intercept, remove the 'x' and solve for 'y'. In this tutorial, you'll see how to find the x-intercept and the y-intercept for a given linear equation. Check it out!

    • How Do You Write an Equation of a Line in Point-Slope Form If You Have Two Points?How Do You Write an Equation of a Line in Point-Slope Form If You Have Two Points?

    How Do You Write an Equation of a Line in Point-Slope Form If You Have Two Points?

    Trying to write an equation in point-slope form? Have two points but no slope? You'll need to use those points to find a slope first. Watch this tutorial and see what needs to be done to write an equation in point-slope form!

    • What's the Formula for Slope?What's the Formula for Slope?

    What's the Formula for Slope?

    When you're dealing with linear equations, you may be asked to find the slope of a line. That's when knowing the slope formula really comes in handy! Learn the formula to find the slope of a line by watching this tutorial.

    • How Do You Know if Two Lines are Parallel?How Do You Know if Two Lines are Parallel?

    How Do You Know if Two Lines are Parallel?

    Parallel lines are lines that will go on and on forever without ever intersecting. This is because they have the same slope! If you have two linear equations that have the same slope but different y-intercepts, then those lines are parallel to one another!

    • How Do You Know if Two Lines Are Perpendicular?How Do You Know if Two Lines Are Perpendicular?

    How Do You Know if Two Lines Are Perpendicular?

    Perpendicular lines intersect at right angles to one another. To figure out if two equations are perpendicular, take a look at their slopes. The slopes of perpendicular lines are opposite reciprocals of each other. Their product is -1! Watch this tutorial and see how to determine if two equations are perpendicular.

    • What's an Arithmetic Sequence?What's an Arithmetic Sequence?

    What's an Arithmetic Sequence?

    See a pattern in a sequence? It might be an arithmetic sequence! Learn about arithmetic sequences by watching this tutorial.

    • What's Point-Slope Form of a Linear Equation?What's Point-Slope Form of a Linear Equation?

    What's Point-Slope Form of a Linear Equation?

    When you're learning about linear equations, you're bound to run into the point-slope form of a line. This form is quite useful in creating an equation of a line if you're given the slope and a point on the line. Watch this tutorial, and learn about the point-slope form of a line!

    • What's Slope-Intercept Form of a Linear Equation?What's Slope-Intercept Form of a Linear Equation?

    What's Slope-Intercept Form of a Linear Equation?

    When you're learning about linear equations, you're bound to run into the point-slope form of a line. This form is quite useful in creating an equation of a line if you're given the slope and a point on the line. Watch this tutorial, and learn about the point-slope form of a line!

    • How Do You Solve a System of Equations by Graphing?How Do You Solve a System of Equations by Graphing?

    How Do You Solve a System of Equations by Graphing?

    There are many different ways to solve a system of linear equations. In this tutorial, you'll see how to solve a system of linear equations by graphing both lines and finding their intersection. Take a look!

    • How Do You Solve a System of Equations Using the Substitution Method?How Do You Solve a System of Equations Using the Substitution Method?

    How Do You Solve a System of Equations Using the Substitution Method?

    There are many different ways to solve a system of linear equations. In this tutorial, you'll see how to solve a system of linear equations by substituting one equation into the other and solving for the variable. Then, see how to use that variable value to find the value of the other variable. Check it out!

    • How Do You Solve a System of Equations Using the Elimination by Addition Method?How Do You Solve a System of Equations Using the Elimination by Addition Method?

    How Do You Solve a System of Equations Using the Elimination by Addition Method?

    There are many different ways to solve a system of linear equations. In this tutorial, you'll see how to solve a system of linear equations by combining the equations together to eliminate one of the variables. Then, see how find the value of that variable and use it to find the value of the other variable. Take a look!

    • How Do You Graph a System of Equations With No Solution?How Do You Graph a System of Equations With No Solution?

    How Do You Graph a System of Equations With No Solution?

    There are many different ways to solve a system of linear equations. In this tutorial, you'll see how to solve a system of linear equations by graphing both lines and finding their intersection. Take a look!

    • How Do You Solve a System of Equations Using the Elimination by Multiplication Method?How Do You Solve a System of Equations Using the Elimination by Multiplication Method?

    How Do You Solve a System of Equations Using the Elimination by Multiplication Method?

    There are many different ways to solve a system of linear equations. In this tutorial, you'll see how to solve such a system by combining the equations together in a way so that one of the variables is eliminated. Then, see how find the value of that variable and use it to find the value of the other variable. Take a look!

    • How Do You Solve a System of Inequalities by Graphing?How Do You Solve a System of Inequalities by Graphing?

    How Do You Solve a System of Inequalities by Graphing?

    There are many different ways to solve a system of inequalities. In this tutorial, you'll see how to solve such a system by graphing both inequalities and finding their intersection. Check it out!

    • How Do You Solve a Word Problem Using the Elimination by Subtraction Method?How Do You Solve a Word Problem Using the Elimination by Subtraction Method?

    How Do You Solve a Word Problem Using the Elimination by Subtraction Method?

    Word problems are a great way to see math in action! In this tutorial, you'll see how to write a system of linear equations from the information given in a word problem. Then, you'll see how to solve this system using the elimination method. See this entire process by watching this tutorial!

    • How Do You Solve a Quadratic Equation with Two Solutions by Graphing?How Do You Solve a Quadratic Equation with Two Solutions by Graphing?

    How Do You Solve a Quadratic Equation with Two Solutions by Graphing?

    One of the many ways you can solve a quadratic equation is by graphing it and seeing where it crosses the x-axis. Follow along as this tutorial shows you how to graph a quadratic equation to find the solution. Check it out!

    • How Do You Find the Axis of Symmetry for a Quadratic Function?How Do You Find the Axis of Symmetry for a Quadratic Function?

    How Do You Find the Axis of Symmetry for a Quadratic Function?

    The axis of symmetry is the vertical line that goes through the vertex of a quadratic equation. There's even a formula to help find it! In this tutorial, you'll see how to find the axis of symmetry for a given quadratic equation.

    • How Do You Solve a Quadratic Equation by Factoring?How Do You Solve a Quadratic Equation by Factoring?

    How Do You Solve a Quadratic Equation by Factoring?

    One of the many ways you can solve a quadratic equation is by factoring it. In this tutorial, you'll see how to factor a quadratic equation using the guess and check method of factoring. Then, use the zero product property to find the solution!

    • How Do You Solve a Quadratic Equation by Completing the Square?How Do You Solve a Quadratic Equation by Completing the Square?

    How Do You Solve a Quadratic Equation by Completing the Square?

    One of the many ways you can solve a quadratic equation is by completing the square. In this method, you want to turn one side of the equation into a perfect square trinomial. This tutorial takes you through the steps of solving a quadratic equation by completing the square. Check it out!

    • How Do You Graph a Quadratic Function?How Do You Graph a Quadratic Function?

    How Do You Graph a Quadratic Function?

    When you're trying to graph a quadratic equation, making a table of values can be really helpful. Before you make a table, first find the vertex of the quadratic equation. That way, you can pick values on either side to see what the graph does on either side of the vertex. Watch this tutorial to see how you can graph a quadratic equation!

    • How Do You Use a Shortcut to Factor a Perfect Square Trinomial?How Do You Use a Shortcut to Factor a Perfect Square Trinomial?

    How Do You Use a Shortcut to Factor a Perfect Square Trinomial?

    Factoring a perfect square trinomial? Did you know there's a shortcut to factoring this special kind of trinomial? Check it out! It's pretty cool, and it may make this process a little faster!

    • How Do You Use the Square Root Method to Solve a Quadratic Equation with Two Solutions?How Do You Use the Square Root Method to Solve a Quadratic Equation with Two Solutions?

    How Do You Use the Square Root Method to Solve a Quadratic Equation with Two Solutions?

    One of the many ways you can solve a quadratic equation is by using the square root method. Follow along with this tutorial and see how to use the square root method to solve a quadratic equation. Take a look!

    • How Do You Graph the Parent Quadratic Function y=x2?How Do You Graph the Parent Quadratic Function y=x2?

    How Do You Graph the Parent Quadratic Function y=x2?

    Dealing with graphs of quadratic equations? You should know about the parent function graph first! All graphs of quadratic equations start off looking like this before their transformed. Check it out!

    • What is a Quadratic Function?What is a Quadratic Function?

    What is a Quadratic Function?

    You can't go through algebra without seeing quadratic functions. The graphs of quadratic functions are parabolas; they tend to look like a smile or a frown. In this tutorial, get introduced to quadratic functions, look at their graphs, and see some examples of quadratic functions!

    • What is the Discriminant?What is the Discriminant?

    What is the Discriminant?

    In a quadratic equation, the discriminant helps tell you the number of real solutions to a quadratic equation. The expression used to find the discriminant is the expression located under the radical in the quadratic formula! In this tutorial, get introduced to the discriminant of a quadratic equation!

    • What is the Quadratic Formula?What is the Quadratic Formula?

    What is the Quadratic Formula?

    If you're solving quadratic equations, knowing the quadratic formula is a MUST! This formula is normally used when no other methods for solving quadratics can be reasonably used. In this tutorial, learn about the quadratic formula and see it used to solve a quadratic equation. Take a look!

    • How Do You Simplify Radicals Using the Product Property?How Do You Simplify Radicals Using the Product Property?

    How Do You Simplify Radicals Using the Product Property?

    Want to simplify a radical whose radicand is not a perfect square? No sweat! Check out this tutorial and see how to write that radicand as its prime factorization. Then, rewrite any duplicate factors using exponents, break up the radical using the product property of square roots, and simplify. To see this process step-by-step, watch this tutorial!

    • How Do You Multiply Two Radicals?How Do You Multiply Two Radicals?

    How Do You Multiply Two Radicals?

    To multiply radicals, you can use the product property of square roots to multiply the contents of each radical together. Then, it's just a matter of simplifying! In this tutorial, you'll see how to multiply two radicals together and then simplify their product. Check it out!

    • What is the Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem?What is the Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem?

    What is the Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem?

    The converse of the Pythagorean Theorem is like the the Pythagorean Theorem in reverse. You can use it both forward and backward! Not all theorems work this way, but the Pythagorean Theorem does! This tutorial will show you how to use both the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse.

    • What is the Pythagorean Theorem?What is the Pythagorean Theorem?

    What is the Pythagorean Theorem?

    The Pythagorean theorem is a very popular theorem that shows a special relationship between the sides of a right triangle. In this tutorial, you'll get introduced to the Pythagorean theorem and see how it's used to solve for a missing length on a right triangle!

    • How Do You Write an Equation from a Word Problem?How Do You Write an Equation from a Word Problem?

    How Do You Write an Equation from a Word Problem?

    Having difficulty turning a word problem into an algebra equation? Then this tutorial is for you! With this tutorial, you'll learn how to break down word problems and translate them into mathematical equations.

    • How Do You Make an Approximate Graph From a Word Problem?How Do You Make an Approximate Graph From a Word Problem?

    How Do You Make an Approximate Graph From a Word Problem?

    Sometimes a word problem describes a situation that can be better understood if it were graphed. This tutorial gives an example of one such word problem. Check it out!

    • How Do You Solve a Word Problem Using Two Equations?How Do You Solve a Word Problem Using Two Equations?

    How Do You Solve a Word Problem Using Two Equations?

    Sometimes word problems describe a system of equations, two equations each with two unknowns. Solving word problems like this one aren't so bad if you know what to do. Check it out with this tutorial!

    • How Do You Solve an Equation with Variables on Both Sides?How Do You Solve an Equation with Variables on Both Sides?

    How Do You Solve an Equation with Variables on Both Sides?

    Trying to solve an equation with variables on both sides of the equal sign? Figure out how to get those variables together and find the answer with this tutorial!

    • How Do You Solve Two Equations with Two Variables?How Do You Solve Two Equations with Two Variables?

    How Do You Solve Two Equations with Two Variables?

    Trying to solve two equations each with the same two unknown variables? Take one of the equations and solve it for one of the variables. Then plug that into the other equation and solve for the variable. Plug that value into either equation to get the value for the other variable. This tutorial will take you through this process of substitution step-by-step!

    • How Do You Solve a Multi-Step Equation with Fractions by Multiplying Away the Fraction?How Do You Solve a Multi-Step Equation with Fractions by Multiplying Away the Fraction?

    How Do You Solve a Multi-Step Equation with Fractions by Multiplying Away the Fraction?

    Trying to solve an equation involving a fraction? Just multiply the fraction away and then perform the order of operations in reverse! See how in this tutorial.

    • How Do You Solve a Multi-Step Equation Using the Distributive Property?How Do You Solve a Multi-Step Equation Using the Distributive Property?

    How Do You Solve a Multi-Step Equation Using the Distributive Property?

    Trying to solve an equation where you see the same variable more than once? Figure out how to get those variables together and solve the equation with this tutorial!

    • What's the Direct Variation or Direct Proportionality Formula?What's the Direct Variation or Direct Proportionality Formula?

    What's the Direct Variation or Direct Proportionality Formula?

    Ever heard of two things being directly proportional? Well, a good example is speed and distance. The bigger your speed, the farther you'll go over a given time period. So as one variable goes up, the other goes up too, and that's the idea of direct proportionality. But you can express direct proportionality using equations, and that's an important thing to do in algebra. See how to do that in the tutorial!

    • How Do You Use the Formula for Direct Variation?How Do You Use the Formula for Direct Variation?

    How Do You Use the Formula for Direct Variation?

    If two things are directly proportional, you can bet that you'll need to use the formula for direct variation to solve! In this tutorial, you'll see how to use the formula for direct variation to find the constant of variation and then solve for your answer.

    • How Do You Solve a Proportion Using Cross Products?How Do You Solve a Proportion Using Cross Products?

    How Do You Solve a Proportion Using Cross Products?

    Want to solve a percent proportion? Just use the means extremes property of proportions to cross multiply! Solve for the variable, and you have your answer! Learn how with this tutorial.

    • How Do You Solve an Inequality With Variables on Both Sides?How Do You Solve an Inequality With Variables on Both Sides?

    How Do You Solve an Inequality With Variables on Both Sides?

    Solving an inequality for a variable? Just perform the order of operations in reverse! Don't forget that if you multiply or divide by a negative number, you MUST flip the sign of the inequality! That's one of the big differences between solving equalities and solving inequalities.

    • How Do You Solve an AND Compound Inequality and Graph It On a Number Line?How Do You Solve an AND Compound Inequality and Graph It On a Number Line?

    How Do You Solve an AND Compound Inequality and Graph It On a Number Line?

    Trying to solve a compound inequality? No sweat! This tutorial will take you through the process of solving the inequality. Then you'll see how to write the answer in set builder notation and graph it on a number line. You'll see it all in this tutorial!

    • How Do You Subtract Polynomials?How Do You Subtract Polynomials?

    How Do You Subtract Polynomials?

    Subtracting polynomials? No problem! Just distribute the negative sign to the second polynomial and then combine like terms. Watch this tutorial to see how it's done!

    • How Do You Multiply Binomials Using FOIL?How Do You Multiply Binomials Using FOIL?

    How Do You Multiply Binomials Using FOIL?

    Looking for practice using the FOIL method? This tutorial delivers! It takes you step-by-step through the FOIL method as you multiply together to binomials.

    • How Do You Multiply a Monomial by a Polynomial?How Do You Multiply a Monomial by a Polynomial?

    How Do You Multiply a Monomial by a Polynomial?

    Multiplying a monomial by a trinomial? Apply the distributive property! See how it's done by watching this tutorial.

    • What's the Product of Powers Rule?What's the Product of Powers Rule?

    What's the Product of Powers Rule?

    Working with exponents can be lots of fun, as long as you understand how they work. In this tutorial you'll see how exponents add when you multiply the same number raised to different exponents!

    • What's the Formula for the Square of a Sum?What's the Formula for the Square of a Sum?

    What's the Formula for the Square of a Sum?

    Comes in handy when you're factoring, and this tutorial will show you how to square like a pro!

    • What's the Grid Method of FOILing?What's the Grid Method of FOILing?

    What's the Grid Method of FOILing?

    Ever played tic-tac-toe? Well this method of multiplying two polynomials together revisits that game! In this tutorial, you'll see a fun alternative to the FOIL method. Learn how to set up a tic-tac-toe grid and use it to find the product of two polynomials!

    • What's the Power of a Power Rule?What's the Power of a Power Rule?

    What's the Power of a Power Rule?

    Sometimes you'll see a number with an exponent raised to another exponent, and the first time you see it, you probably think it's a typo! But it's not a typo, it's a real thing, and there's a really nice trick for making it simpler that you'll see in the video.

    • What's the Power of a Product Rule?What's the Power of a Product Rule?

    What's the Power of a Product Rule?

    There's a great trick for raising a product of two number to an exponent, and this tutorial shows you exactly that trick works.

    • What's the Quotient of Powers Rule?What's the Quotient of Powers Rule?

    What's the Quotient of Powers Rule?

    Working with exponents can be lots of fun, as long as you understand how they work. In this tutorial you'll see how exponents add when you divide the same number raised to different exponents!

    • What Do You Do With a Zero Exponent?What Do You Do With a Zero Exponent?

    What Do You Do With a Zero Exponent?

    A lot of people get a little uneasy when they see 0, especially when that 0 is the exponent in some expression. After all, there seem to be so many rules about 0, and so many special cases where you're not allowed to do something. Well it turns out that a zero in the exponent is one of the best things that you can have, because it makes the expression really easy to figure out. Watch this tutorial, and next time you see 0 in the exponent, you'll know exactly what to do!

    • What Do You Do With a Negative Exponent?What Do You Do With a Negative Exponent?

    What Do You Do With a Negative Exponent?

    Do you ever panic when you see a negative number in the exponent of some mathematical expression? Well if you do, then panic no more! This tutorial will help you overcome your fear, and will help you understand what negative exponents actually mean :)

    • How Do You Factor a Polynomial Using Difference of Squares?How Do You Factor a Polynomial Using Difference of Squares?

    How Do You Factor a Polynomial Using Difference of Squares?

    Trying to factor a binomial with perfect square factors that are being subtracted? You have a difference of squares problem! Learn how to factor a binomial like this one by watching this tutorial.

    • What's the Zero Product Property?What's the Zero Product Property?

    What's the Zero Product Property?

    The zero-product property let's you split the product of factors into separate equations. Then, you can solve each equation to get the solutions to your original equation! Learn all about this very useful property by watching this tutorial.

    • How Do You Factor a Polynomial by Guessing and Checking?How Do You Factor a Polynomial by Guessing and Checking?

    How Do You Factor a Polynomial by Guessing and Checking?

    Factoring trinomials can by tricky, but this tutorial can help! Follow along as a trinomial is factored using the guess and check method. What, no possibilities work? The trinomial must be prime! Watch this tutorial and see what happens!

    • How Do You Factor a Polynomial Using the A-C Method?How Do You Factor a Polynomial Using the A-C Method?

    How Do You Factor a Polynomial Using the A-C Method?

    Factoring trinomials can by tricky, but this tutorial can help! See how to use the A-C method to factor a trinomial into the product of two binomials. Then, use the FOIL method to multiply the two binomial back together to check your answer.

    • How Do You Factor the Greatest Common Factor out of a Polynomial?How Do You Factor the Greatest Common Factor out of a Polynomial?

    How Do You Factor the Greatest Common Factor out of a Polynomial?

    Factoring out the greatest common factor of a polynomial can be an important part of simplifying an expression. In this tutorial, you get step-by-step instructions on how to identify and factor out the greatest common factor.

    • How Do You Factor a 4-Term Polynomial by Grouping?How Do You Factor a 4-Term Polynomial by Grouping?

    How Do You Factor a 4-Term Polynomial by Grouping?

    Factoring by grouping is one way to factor a polynomial. This tutorial shows you how to take a polynomial and factor it into the product of two binomials. Then, check your answer by FOILing the binomials back together!

    • How Do You Figure Out a Template for Factoring a Trinomial?How Do You Figure Out a Template for Factoring a Trinomial?

    How Do You Figure Out a Template for Factoring a Trinomial?

    Did you know that when you're factoring a trinomial, the signs in the trinomial determine the signs in the product of the binomials? This information is really useful when you're factoring trinomials! Watch this tutorial and learn the different sign cases.

    • How Do You Figure Out What Factoring Strategy to Use?How Do You Figure Out What Factoring Strategy to Use?

    How Do You Figure Out What Factoring Strategy to Use?

    When your trying to factor a polynomial, one of the most difficult tasks can be determining the correct factoring strategy. Luckily, this tutorial provides a great strategy for factoring polynomials! Check it out and always know how to approach factoring a polynomial!

    • How Do You Find Excluded Values?How Do You Find Excluded Values?

    How Do You Find Excluded Values?

    Excluded values are values that will make the denominator of a fraction equal to 0. You can't divide by 0, so it's very important to find these excluded values when you're solving a rational expression. Follow along with this tutorial and learn how to find these excluded values!

    • How Do You Do Long Division With Polynomials?How Do You Do Long Division With Polynomials?

    How Do You Do Long Division With Polynomials?

    Dividing polynomials? Use long division! Follow along as this tutorial shows you how to perform long division with polynomial. Check it out!

    • How Do You Graph a Greater Than Inequality on the Coordinate Plane?How Do You Graph a Greater Than Inequality on the Coordinate Plane?

    How Do You Graph a Greater Than Inequality on the Coordinate Plane?

    Graphing inequalities on the coordinate plane is not as difficult as you might think, especially if you know what to do! In this tutorial, you'll see the steps you need to follow to graph an inequality.

    • How Do You Use the Graph of a Linear Equation to Solve a Word Problem?How Do You Use the Graph of a Linear Equation to Solve a Word Problem?

    How Do You Use the Graph of a Linear Equation to Solve a Word Problem?

    Word problems are a great way to see math in the real world! In this tutorial, see how to figure out how long it will take for a rabbit population to go extinct. You'll also see how to set up a table and a graph to help find the answer!

    • 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!

    • How Do You Find f(x) If You Have a Value For x?How Do You Find f(x) If You Have a Value For x?

    How Do You Find f(x) If You Have a Value For x?

    To solve a function for a given value, plug that value into the function and simplify. See this first-hand by watching this tutorial!

    • What's Standard Form of a Linear Equation?What's Standard Form of a Linear Equation?

    What's Standard Form of a Linear Equation?

    A linear equation can be written in many different forms, and each of them is quite useful! One of these is standard form. Watch this tutorial and learn the standard form for a linear equation!

    • 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!

    • What's the Vertical Line Test?What's the Vertical Line Test?

    What's the Vertical Line Test?

    Even graphs need to worry about tests! Using the vertical line test, you can figure out if a graph is a function or not. Watch this tutorial and learn about the vertical line test. Then, put your graphs to the test!

    • What is Function Notation?What is Function Notation?

    What is Function Notation?

    Every see 'f(x)' in your math? That's function notation! It's a way to indicate that an equation is a function. Learn about function notation by watching this tutorial.

    • How Do You Write a Quadratic Equation in Vertex Form if You Have the Vertex and Another Point?How Do You Write a Quadratic Equation in Vertex Form if You Have the Vertex and Another Point?

    How Do You Write a Quadratic Equation in Vertex Form if You Have the Vertex and Another Point?

    You can write the vertex form for a quadratic equation if you have the vertex and one other point! This tutorial shows you how to take that information and write an equation for the quadratic in vertex form.

    • How Do You Write a Quadratic Equation in Intercept Form if You Have a Graph?How Do You Write a Quadratic Equation in Intercept Form if You Have a Graph?

    How Do You Write a Quadratic Equation in Intercept Form if You Have a Graph?

    If you want to write the equation of a quadratic in intercept form just from its graph, you can use the x-intercepts and one additional point on the graph. Those three points will tell you all you need. Follow along with this tutorial to see how to use the graph of a quadratic to write its equation in intercepts form.

    • What are Rational Exponents?What are Rational Exponents?

    What are Rational Exponents?

    You can rewrite an expression with a rational exponent a few different ways. This can come in handy when your solving a problem involving rational exponents. This tutorial shows you how it works! You can even practice with examples!

    • How Do You Solve a Proportion Using the Multiplication Property of Equality?How Do You Solve a Proportion Using the Multiplication Property of Equality?

    How Do You Solve a Proportion Using the Multiplication Property of Equality?

    Trying to find a missing value in a ratio to create proportional ratios? You could use the multiplication property of equality! In this tutorial, see how to use this property to find a missing value in a ratio. Take a look!

    • How Do You Write the Equation of a Line in Slope-Intercept Form If You Have a Graph?How Do You Write the Equation of a Line in Slope-Intercept Form If You Have a Graph?

    How Do You Write the Equation of a Line in Slope-Intercept Form If You Have a Graph?

    Working with the graph of a line? Trying to find the equation for that graph? Just pick two points on the line and use them to find the equation. This tutorial shows you how to take two points on the graph of a line and use them to find the slope-intercept form of the line!

    • How Do You Determine if an Ordered Pair is a Solution to a Linear Inequality?How Do You Determine if an Ordered Pair is a Solution to a Linear Inequality?

    How Do You Determine if an Ordered Pair is a Solution to a Linear Inequality?

    To see if an ordered pair is a solution to an inequality, plug it into the inequality and simplify. If you get a true statement, then the ordered pair is a solution to the inequality. If you get a false statement, then the ordered pair is not a solution. Take a look at this tutorial and learn how to determine if an ordered pair is a solution to an inequality!

    • How Do You Make a Scatter Plot?How Do You Make a Scatter Plot?

    How Do You Make a Scatter Plot?

    Scatter plots are a very useful way to help you visually see data. In this tutorial, you'll see how to take data from a table and plot it to create a scatter plot. Take a look!

    • How Do You Write and Use a Prediction Equation?How Do You Write and Use a Prediction Equation?

    How Do You Write and Use a Prediction Equation?

    Scatter plots are a great way to see data visually. They can also help you predict values! Follow along as this tutorial shows you how to draw a line of fit on a scatter plot and find the equation of that line in order to make a prediction based on the data already given!

    • How Can You Tell if a Function is Linear or Nonlinear From a Graph?How Can You Tell if a Function is Linear or Nonlinear From a Graph?
    • How Can You Tell if a Function is Linear or Nonlinear From a Table?How Can You Tell if a Function is Linear or Nonlinear From a Table?

    How Can You Tell if a Function is Linear or Nonlinear From a Table?

    To see if a table of values represents a linear function, check to see if there's a constant rate of change. If there is, you're looking at a linear function! This tutorial shows you how to tell if a table of values represents a linear function.