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 Name: Solving Linear Equations and Inequalities: Summary of Key Concepts ID: m21914 Language: English (en) Summary: This module is from Elementary Algebra by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr. In this chapter, the emphasis is on the mechanics of equation solving, which clearly explains how to isolate a variable. The goal is to help the student feel more comfortable with solving applied problems. Ample opportunity is provided for the student to practice translating words to symbols, which is an important part of the "Five-Step Method" of solving applied problems (discussed in modules ((Reference)) and ((Reference))). This module provides a summary of the key concepts of the chapter "Solving Linear Equations and Inequalities". Subject: Mathematics and Statistics Keywords: algebra, elementary, linear equations License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Latest version: 1.4 (history) First publication date: Mar 10, 2009 8:27 am -0500 Last revision to module: Jun 1, 2009 12:07 pm -0500

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## Version History

 Version: 1.4 Jun 1, 2009 12:07 pm -0500 by Changes: `Removed link from summary.` Version: 1.3 May 27, 2009 5:46 am -0500 by Changes: `Final Publish.` Version: 1.2 Apr 28, 2009 4:27 am -0500 by Changes: `Dynamic Links added` Version: 1.1 Apr 16, 2009 6:49 am -0500 by Changes: `First Publish.`

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Ellis, Wade, and Denny Burzynski. "Solving Linear Equations and Inequalities: Summary of Key Concepts." Connexions. June 1, 2009. http://cnx.org/content/m21914/1.4/.

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Wade Ellis and Denny Burzynski, "Solving Linear Equations and Inequalities: Summary of Key Concepts," Connexions, June 1, 2009, http://cnx.org/content/m21914/1.4/.

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