*Algebra: Concepts & Applications* is a comprehensive Algebra 1 program that is available in full and two-volume editions. *Algebra: Concepts & Applications* uses a clean lesson design with many detailed examples and straightforward narration that make Algebra 1 topics inviting and Algebra 1 content understandable.

Volume 1 contains Chapters 1-8 of *Algebra: Concepts & Applications* plus an initial section called Chapter A. Chapter A includes a pretest, lessons on prerequisite concepts, and a posttest.

Designed for students who are challenged by high school mathematics, the 2007 edition has many new features and support components.

**Features:**

**Foldables**™ are added to the beginning of the chapters for a unique way to enhance students’ study skills.**Concept Summaries**highlight definitions, formulas, and other important ideas.**Homework Help with Extra Practice**directs students to appropriate lesson examples to use as references for completing the exercises and to locate the appropriate additional practice pages.- Updated and new website links include:
**Self-Check Quizzes**,**Extra Examples**, and**Vocabulary Review**games.

**Contents:**

- Chapter A: Pretest, Prerequisite Concept Lessons, Posttest
- Chapter 1: The Language of Algebra
- Chapter 2: Integers
- Chapter 3: Addition and Subtraction Equations
- Chapter 4: Multiplication and Division Equations
- Chapter 5: Proportional Reasoning and Probability
- Chapter 6: Functions and Graphs
- Chapter 7: Linear Equations
- Chapter 8: Powers and Roots