### 0.2 Solving Equations

1: Introduction and Simple Equations

This video covers:

*Vocabulary words: Linear, First-Degree, Equation, Solution

*The difference between expressions and equations

*The properties of equality

*The steps to solve linear equations, including the overall goal

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2: Examples of Solving Linear Equations

This video covers:

*Working through all the steps of solving linear equations

*Step by step details of how to check your solution

*Showing multiple ways to solve linear equations

*Reminder that improper fractions are better than mixed fractions and/or decimals

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3: Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring (Part 1)

This video covers:

*Review of what a polynomial is (until 1:15)

*Review of vocabulary word: degree (until 2:00)

*Review of how to classify/name a polynomial (until 3:15)

*Review of how to solve linear equations (until 4:00)

*Why we can't solve quadratic equations using linear methods

*Principle of zero products

*Steps to solving quadratic and other equations by using the factoring methods

*Standard form of a quadratic equation

*What is meant by solution set

*How many solutions you should have for any polynomial equation

*How to check your solution(s)

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4: Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring (Part 2) - Examples

This video covers:

*Review of the steps to solving quadratic and other equations by using the factoring methods

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5: Solving Higher Degree Equations by Factoring (Part 3) - Examples

This video covers:

*Review of the steps to solving quadratic and other equations by using the factoring methods

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6: Solving Quadratic Equations by the Square Root Method (Part 1)

This video covers:

*Review of the steps to solving quadratic and other equations by using the factoring methods

*Review of the principles for linear equations and principle of zero products

*Principle of square roots

*Steps to solving quadratic equations by using the square root method

*When you can and cannot use the square root method

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7: Solving Quadratic Equations by the Square Root Method (Part 2) - Examples

This video covers:

*Review of Steps to solving quadratic equations by using the square root method

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