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Introduction to algebra
Introduction to algebra

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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • recognise technical terms and appreciate some of the uses of algebra

  • collect like terms and simplify expressions term by term

  • multiply out brackets

  • simplify some formulas

  • solve simple linear equations.