It appears that the prices of the geometry books have been marked up very recently. As I stated below, the books are older and their prices before the CORONA-pandemic were quite low. I am sorry if some sellers are trying to take advantage of new homeschoolers. I do not sell the books. I maybe able to find the geometry book from my prior students. Let me know if you cannot find one at reasonable price.
I have chosen 2 algebra textbooks (they has been in publication for over 15 years) that are excellent for several reasons. They contain hundreds of examples and thousands of problems to work. The books are required for 3 of my classes. For all examples, the answers and the steps to work the problems are given . The answers to all odd problems are also given. At the end of each chapter is a review and a test. The answers to these are also given. The organization and layout of the algebra books is excellent.
Be sure that you order the book by confirming the isbn number. There are several books with the same title as these. You must have the book I have stated below for your respective class. Not all classes require a book.
It is wise to consider paying a little extra for shipping if you want to begin quickly. Some sellers offer faster shipping. The book should be cheap so spend a little extra to get the book quickly.
- Algebra 1 Online Review for the Summer (or any time)
NO BOOK required
- Algebra 1A: An Introduction (1 high school semester)- see 2nd semester
- Algebra 1B The Second Semester of Algebra 1
The book for the Algebra 1A and Algebra 1B classes:
Introductory Algebra: An Applied Approach, by Aufmann and Barker and Lockwood,
5th edition, ISBN 0395907063 OR the 6th edition, ISBN 0618203230.
**** You need only 1 of these books. They are used books and should cost less than $25. I do NOT use the current edition of this book, as it is too expensive.****
- Algebra 2 (first semester) or Intermediate College Algebra 1
NO BOOK is required.
Also good class for REVIEW if you have had ALGEBRA 1.
- Algebra 2 (second semester) or Intermediate College Algebra 1(part 2)
Intermediate Algebra: An Applied Approach by Aufmann and Barker and Lockwood, 5th edition, ISBN 0395907071
OR the 6th edition, ISBN 0618203044.
**** You need only 1 of these books. They are used books and should cost less than $25. I do NOT use the current edition of this book as it is too expensive.****
- Geometry Class for High School (first semester) see 2nd semester
- Geometry Class for High School (second semester)
The required book is Geometry by Jurgensen, Brown, Jurgensen published 2000 by Houghton,
McDougal Littell. The ISBN is 0395977274.
I have also found that an older version of this book is the same except
for one appendix located at the end of the book. Since I do not use the material in this appendix, you can purchase the older
book. I have purchased one myself and it was in very good condition, costing $25 plus shipping.
The ISBN number for it is 039577120x.
- Geometry Review (first semester ) NO BOOK is required.
- Factoring Polynomials (free class) NO BOOK is required.
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