# 2: Solving Linear Equations and Inequalities

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- 2.1: Solving Equations - One Step
- An equation is a mathematical statement that equates two algebraic expressions. A solution of an equation is a numerical value that satisﬁes the equation. That is, when the variable in the equation is replaced by the solution, a true statement results.

- 2.3: Clearing Fractions and Decimals
- In this section we introduce techniques that clear fractions and decimals from equations, making the resulting equation a lot easier to solve.