About The Book Is learning algebra dull or difficult? Don’t worry. Barron’s is here to help! This new edition of Painless Algebra provides students with a lighthearted, step-by-step approach to understanding algebra concepts. Inside you’ll find: Comprehensive coverage of algebra, including solving equations and inequalities, graphing, roots, radicals, and much more Diagrams, charts, and instructive math illustrations Painless tips, common pitfalls, and math talk boxes that translate complex “math speak” into easy-to-understand language Brain Tickler quizzes and answers throughout each chapter to test your progress Whether you’re a middle school student, high school student, or an adult looking to refresh your knowledge, Painless Algebra makes learning easy, fun…and painless!