Has algebra always seemed a bit too radical to you? Well, not anymore! Express Review Guides: Algebra II will help you make sense of the numbers and even the x's and y's of algebra. This quick and easy approach to a "dreaded" mathematical subject makes a matrix seem as easy as 1-2-3. This guide will lead you through: - functions, graphs, and parabolas - tricky equations and inequalities - the matrix (the mathematical one) - roots and radicals - the three Qs: quadratic trinomials, quadratic equations, and the quadratic formula Practical drills, examples, diagrams, and tutorials all provide a step-by-step process to becoming proficient in algebra II, without the frustration.

CONTENTS Chapter 1: Math? Why, Oh Why? Chapter 2: Pretest Chapter 3: Algebra Boot Camp Chapter 4: Functions and Graphs Chapter 5: Tackling Systems of Equations and Inequalities Chapter 6: Demystifying Matrices Chapter 7: Polynomials and Radicals - No Problem! Chapter 8: The Three Qs - Quadratic Trinomials, Quadratic Equations, and the Quadratic Formula Chapter 9: Sequences and Series Chapter 10: Posttest