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Textbook by: Oka Kurniawan. E-mail the author

Based on: Elementary Algebra by Wade Ellis, Denny Burzynski

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Name: Basic Mathematics Review
ID: col11427
Language: English (en)
Summary: Basic Mathematics Review is a work text that covers the traditional topics studied in a modern elementary algebra course and some geometry needed in Physics. It is intended for students who (1) have no exposure to elementary algebra, (2) have previously had an unpleasant experience with elementary algebra, or (3) need to review algebraic concepts and techniques. This is used in PHY115 Introduction to Applied Math and Physics as a review materials on the mathematics required for the Physics part.
Collection Subtype: Textbook
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: algebra, college, community, elementary, equations, expressions, factor, factoring, graph, graphing, inequalities, k-12, linear, mathematics, operations, polynomial, properties, quadratic, radical, rational, real numbers, root, solve, solving, square, system, variable
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Oka Kurniawan (
Copyright Holders: Oka Kurniawan (
Maintainers: Oka Kurniawan (

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Dec 12, 2008 2:40 pm US/Central
Last revision to collection: Jun 6, 2012 1:56 am GMT-5

Based On: Elementary Algebra
Originally By: Wade Ellis (, Denny Burzynski (


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Version History

Version: 1.2 Jun 6, 2012 1:56 am GMT-5 by Oka Kurniawan
Added in Basic Geometry modules.

Version: 1.1 Jun 5, 2012 11:08 am GMT-5 by Ed Woodward
I have added some materials on geometry needed in the maths review for a Physics module.

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