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Graphing Polynomial Functions with Repeated Factors
Precalculus Polynomial and Rational Functions
How we identify the behavior of a polynomial graph near an xintercept.
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Multiplying and Dividing Rationals
Algebra Rational Expressions and Functions
How to multiply and divide rational expressions.
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Solving Quadratic Equations in Disguise
Algebra 2 Quadratic Equations and Inequalities
How to solve a complicated looking quadratic equation by substitution.
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Pascal's Triangle
Precalculus Topics in Discrete Math
How to use Pascal's triangle.
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Pascal's Triangle
Algebra 2 Polynomials
How to use Pascal's triangle.
zero product property factoring constant 
Difference of Perfect Squares
Algebra Factoring
How to recognize and factor a binomial that is the difference of perfect squares.
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Divisibility
PreAlgebra Prime Numbers
Shortcuts to determine whether a number is a factor of another

Find an Equation of the Polynomial Function
Precalculus Polynomial and Rational Functions
How we identify the equation of a polynomial function when we are given the intercepts of its graph.
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Finding Zeros of a Polynomial Function
Precalculus Polynomial and Rational Functions
How we find the zeros of a polynomial function in expanded form.
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The Transformation y = f(bx)
Precalculus Introduction to Functions
How determine what transformation the graph y = f(bx) represents when b > 1.
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Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions
Algebra 2 Rational Expressions and Functions
How to add and subtract rational expressions.
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Solving a Rational Equation
Algebra 2 Rational Expressions and Functions
How to solve a simple rational equation.
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Dilations
Geometry Transformations
How to perform and describe a dilation.
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Simplifying Determinants
Precalculus Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
How to simplify determinants using three row (or column) operations.
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Evaluating Limits Algebraically, Part 2
Calculus Limits and Continuity
How to evaluate the limit of a function at points where it is not continuous.
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Overview of the Different Methods of Solving a Quadratic Equation
Algebra 2 Quadratic Equations and Inequalities
How to know which method to use when solving a quadratic equation.
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