By Wallace C. Boyden

ISBN-10: 1453695567

ISBN-13: 9781453695562

This can be a new printing of the vintage algebra publication via Boyden. The booklet is acceptable for college students taking a primary direction in algebra. it really is filled with approximately 1500 workouts for college kids to perform. issues coated contain notation, operations, factoring, fractions, advanced fractions, fixing equations, and fixing simultaneous equations. solutions to all of the workouts are supplied on the finish of the e-book.

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Memorize the results. It is intended that the answers in the following exercise shall be written directly without going through the multiplication. ILLUS. 1. (x − y)4 = x4 − 4x3 y + 6x2 y 2 − 4xy 3 + y 4 . ILLUS. 2. (x − 1)3 = x3 − 3x2 + 3x − 1. ILLUS. 3. (2xy + 3y 2 )4 = (2xy)4 + 4(2xy)3 (3y 2 ) +6(2xy)2 (3y 2 )2 + 4(2xy)(3y 2 )3 + (3y 2 )4 4 4 3 5 = 16x y + 96x y + 216x2 y 6 + 216xy 7 + 81y 8 . 43 Exercise 22. Expand: 1. (z + x)3 . 2. (a + y)4 . 3. (x − a)4 . 4. (a − m)3 . 5. (m + a)2 . 6. (x − y)2 .

3x, 5x, x, 4x, 11x. 2. 5ab, 6ab, ab, 13ab. 3. −3ax3 , −5ax3 , −9ax3 , −ax3 . 4. −x, −5x, −11x, −25x. 5. −2a2 , 5a2 , 3a2 , −7a2 , 11a2 . 6. 2abc2 , −5abc2 , abc2 , −8abc2 . 7. 5x2 , 3ab, −2ab, −4a2 , 5ab, −2a2 . 8. 5ax, −3bc, −2ax, 7ax, bc, −2bc. Simplify: 9. 4a2 − 5a2 − 8a2 − 7a2 . 10. x5 + 5a4 b − 7ab − 2x5 + 10ab + 3a4 b. 11. 1 3a − 21 a + 23 a + a. 12. 2 3b − 34 b − 2b − 31 b + 56 b + b. 13. A lady bought a ribbon for m cents, some tape for d cents, and some thread for c cents. She paid x cents on the bill.

18. x3 + 3x2 − x + 5, 4x2 − 5x3 + 3 − 4x, 3x + 6x3 − 3x2 + 9. 19. ca − bc + c3 , ab + b3 − ca, a3 − ab + bc. 20. 3am − am−1 − 1, 3am−1 + 1 − 2am , am−1 + 1. 21. 5a5 − 16a4 b − 11a2 b2 c + 13ab, −2a5 + 4a4 b + 12a2 b2 c − 10ab, 6a5 − a4 b − 6a2 b2 c + 10ab, −10a5 + 8a4 b + a2 b2 c − 6ab, a5 + 5a4 b + 6a2 b2 c − 7ab. 22. 15x3 + 35x2 + 3x + 7, 7x3 + 15x − 11x2 + 9, 9x − 10 + x3 − 4x2 . 23. 9x5 y − 6x4 y 2 + x3 y 3 − 25xy 5 , −22x3 y 3 − 3xy 5 − 9x5 y − 3x4 y 2 , 5x3 y 3 + x5 y + 21x4 y 2 + 20xy 5 .

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