Pre Algebra Math Problem solving

Just as the word pre algebra suggests, pre means before, and algebra is the topic name-algebra. So, in other words it means all the thing that comes before algebra.

Before we can actually get down to the nitty gritty of algebra we have to sort out the stuff that comes before it.

So, what exactly is that stuff? No disrespect if you do not know what it is, but basically its all the simple things we learnt, before things started to get really hard, such as:

1. Numbers

This topic will help us understand some of the concepts of number work, such as:

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2. Positive and negative numbers

These are numbers that have plus and minus signs infront of them.

Things start to get difficult in algebra when we have a minus and a minus together or a minus and a pluses together.

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3. Fractions

This topic is everyone's 'pet hate'. Here we will look at the:

Once the pre algebra math topics mentioned above become familiar, then algebra will make a bit more sense. Then we can really start on some basic algebra concepts and finally sort out that math problem you once started with.

If you are feeling really stuck with everything, then maybe a math learning disability is something to be taken into consideration.

However, if you feel you are up to scratch with these concepts then skip it and move onto basic algebra.

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