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 Name: Basic Properties of Real Numbers: Objectives ID: m22788 Language: English (en) Summary: This module is from Elementary Algebra by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr. The symbols, notations, and properties of numbers that form the basis of algebra, as well as exponents and the rules of exponents, are introduced in this chapter. Each property of real numbers and the rules of exponents are expressed both symbolically and literally. Literal explanations are included because symbolic explanations alone may be difficult for a student to interpret. This module contains the objectives of the chapter "Basic Properties of Real Numbers". Subject: Mathematics and Statistics Keywords: algebra, elementary License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Latest version: 1.4 (history) First publication date: May 1, 2009 10:16 am -0500 Last revision to module: May 31, 2009 6:36 pm -0500

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## Version History

 Version: 1.4 May 31, 2009 6:36 pm -0500 by Changes: `removed link from summary` Version: 1.3 May 27, 2009 1:34 am -0500 by Changes: `Final Publish.` Version: 1.2 May 1, 2009 12:01 pm -0500 by Changes: `administrative publish` Version: 1.1 May 1, 2009 11:05 am -0500 by Changes: `new module`

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