About The Book Barron's makes learning Algebra fun and PAINLESS! Learning at home is now the new normal. Need a quick and painless refresher? Barron’s Painless books make learning easier while you balance home and school. Painless Algebra provides lighthearted, step-by-step learning and includes: The many ways that Algebra can help you figure out practical problems in everyday life Painless methods for understanding and graphing equations> Painless tips, common pitfalls, instructive tables, diagrams, “brain tickler” quizzes and answers throughout each chapter, and more.