# Unit 1: Algebra Essentials

# X Marks the Spot

Are your algebra skills holding you back from getting your GED®? You will see algebra all over the GED® - from simplifying algebraic expressions to solving inequalities- it’s bound to come up in many contexts. This unit will build your algebra skills so you’re ready.

## ALGEBRA LESSONS

# Get Ready!

Grab your TI-30XS Multi-view calculator to be fully prepared for this unit.

### Work through each of these lessons- watching the class videos, taking notes, and completing one level of practice- to boost your algebra skills for the big day.

Lesson 1: Intro to Algebra

Lesson 2: Solving 2-Step Equations

Lesson 3: Evaluating Expressions

Lesson 4: Intro to GED® Formula Sheet

Lesson 5: Multiplying Expressions

Lesson 6: Combining Like Terms

Lesson 7: Distribution

Review: Simplifying Expressions

Review: Simplifying or Solving?

Lesson 9: Solving Multi-step Equations

Lesson 10: Solving Proportion Problems

Lesson 11: Using the Formula Sheet

Lesson 12: Intro to Inequalities

Lesson 13: Solving Multi-Step Inequalities

Lesson 14: Writing Algebraic Expressions

Lesson 15: Writing Algebraic Equations

Lesson 16: Writing Inequalities