From the ancient Babylonians to Islamic mathematicians to French philosophers, the history of algebra is the history of solving problems. With the rhetorical algebra of the Babylonians in BCE 2000, working with non-numer... More » Math Algebra

One interesting fact about algebra is that the name originated from the Arabic word "al-jabr." Its history began in ancient Egypt and Babylon. The Persian mathematician Muhammed ibn Musa Al-Khwarizmi is credited as one o... More »

No single person discovered algebra, since various people in different parts of the world discovered it at different times. Some aspects of algebra were even discovered multiple times by different people who were unaware... More »

To learn algebra, you need to understand the basic principles of how to balance equations and then apply them to progressively harder problems. You should start by finding out what equations, variables and constants are ... More »

Seventh grade algebra problems can be found on several websites. Distributing and simplifying expressions are a couple of the algebra skills that are covered on Free Math Help and Insight Learning Technology. Examples of... More » Math Algebra

Algebra riddles can be either word problems that need to be translated into a set of algebraic equations or arithmetic problems with letters where each letter represents a digit, and the objective is to replace each lett... More » offers solutions to the problems in several Glencoe Algebra 2 books. As of October 2015, the website has the solutions for the 2012 and 2014 Glencoe Algebra 2 Common Core Edition books, and for the 2003, 2005,... More »