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# Book: Algebra and Trigonometry (OpenStax)

• • Contributed by Jay Abramson
• Principal Lecturer (School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences) at Arizona State University
• Publisher: OpenStax CNX
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Algebra and Trigonometry provides a comprehensive exploration of algebraic principles and meets scope and sequence requirements for a typical introductory algebra and trigonometry course. The modular approach and the richness of content ensure that the book meets the needs of a variety of courses. Algebra and Trigonometry offers a wealth of examples with detailed, conceptual explanations, building a strong foundation in the material before asking students to apply what they’ve learned.

Thumbnail: Algebraic expression notation: 1 – power (exponent) 2 – coefficient 3 – term 4 – operator 5 – constant term x y c – variables/constants. Image used with permission (CC BY-SA 3.0 unported; Iantresman via Wikipedia).