Grade Builder Algebra 1 CD-ROM for Win/Mac - NEW CD in SLEEVEDescription Grade Builder Algebra 1 Version 1.0 CD-ROM for Windows & Macintosh Copyright Year: 1997 Publisher: The Learning Company Ages 12 & Up Learn Algebra, boost your grades and think big! The highly effective way to learn math and improve grades! Grade Builder Algebra 1 covers an entire year of Algebra in an easy-to-follow format that includes 60 lesson topics, tutoring on specific problem areas, and games intended to reinforce the lessons and test the user's understanding and retention. Users can customize the order of lessons in the program to match leading textbooks, and choose specific topics for review. Enhance learning with visual and audio explanations and real-life examples. Cut your study time in half with the help of Grade Builder Algebra 1. Skills Learned: Basics Variables and Expressions Equalities Rational Numbers Integers and the Number Line More Properties and Identities Commutative & Associative Properties Addition and Subtraction Multiplication and Division Exponents and Roots Exponents Roots Equations Writing Equations Solving Equations by Addition and Subtraction Solving Equations by Multiplication and Division Solving Equations Using More Than One Oper. Solving Equations With Var's on Both Side Inequalities Inequality Basics Solving Inequalities by Adding & Subtracting Solving Inequalities by Multiplying and Dividing Advanced Inequalities Graphing Inequalities Applications Ratios and Proportions Percents Mixtures and Work Motion Polynomials Polynomials Basics Combining Polynomial Terms Multiplying Polynomials Factoring Factoring Basics Factoring Polynomials Patterns Solving Equations by Factoring Rational Expressions Basic Rational Expressions Multi.& Div, Rational Expressions Mixed Expressions Solving rational Equations Functions and Graphs Ordered Pairs Relations & Equations as Relations Graphing Linear Relations Functions Direct & Inverse Variation Graphing Linear Equations Slope of a Line Point-Slope & Standard Forms Slope-Intercept Form Parallel & Perpendicular Lines The Midpoint Formula The Distance Formula Inequalities in Two Variables Systems of Equations Substitution Eliminating by Adding and Subtracting Eliminating by Multiplying Graphing Systems of Equations Graphing Systems of Inequalities Quadratics Graphing Quadratic Equations Completing the Square The Quadratic Formula The Discriminant Finding the Vertex of a Parabola Statistics and Probability Measures of Central Tendency Measures of Variation Probability & Odds Empirical Probability Activities Include: Death by Algebra A quiz-show style game in which the user answers a series of questions at various difficulty levels. Correct answers, which must be provided within a specified time period, earn the player points, while incorrect answers cost them one of their (game) lives. The user may choose to begin with simple questions, of minimal point value and work up to the more difficult challenges. Soak Your Sibling This game simulates a water-tossing game between the student and his or her computer generated sibling. Problems reinforce the coordinate geometry topics covered in Algebra 1, and require quick-thinking reflexes. Product Features: Features topics students need to succeed: 60 in-depth lessons cover a full year of Algebra 1. Interactive audio explanations and onscreen animations ensure students “get it”. Innovative games provide endless practice problems in user-selected topics. Unique Textbook Selector lets students choose their individual textbook, and the program automatically adjusts its lesson order to match. 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