Introductory Algebra: Concepts with Applications

Author: Charles P. McKeague

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Introductory Algebra: Concepts with Applications

Author: Charles P. McKeague

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XYZ Textbooks is on a mission to improve the quality and affordability of course materials for developmental mathematics. Our Concepts with Applications Series introduces new learning tools and integrated technology to improve student proficiency and success. These books are organized by objective with accompanying examples, practice problems, and exercise sets, many of which apply concepts learned to the real world.

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A discussion of important study skills appearing in each chapter anticipates students' needs as they progress through the course.

Find the Mistake

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Charles P. McKeague
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I have taught elementary school through to calculus. I am best suited for teaching developmental math at the community college level. Throughout my career, I have been fortunate to have students that always impressed me with their willingness to improve their position in life through education.