8/19/2014

It’s algebra time again! I can hear groans when I say the word “algebra”.

What makes algebra so boring, tough and uninteresting? Let’s see… Who likes Math anyway? What’s worse, Algebra 2 sounds to many students like a monster with 3 heads and one eye, waiting to chew your brain right out of your head.

Why is it that tough after all? My teaching experience tells me that the reasons might lie in the components of Algebra 2. Topics include linear functions, systems, matrices, polynomial functions, rational expressions, powers, roots, radicals, quadratics, exponential and logarithmic functions, and inverse functions. That could sound more dangerous and complicated than World War II!

However scary it seems, you don't need to despair; online help is at hand now. You can search online for algebra 2 and find a whole list of websites that will help you defeat this monster in a short period of time.

Your go-to website for Algebra 2 online help is www.acadsoc.com. This site is full of experienced tutors and you can find help on any topic you need!

Besides this, there are many other sites that you can use to help you simplify those perplexing equations!  Websites like www.algebra.com can help you solve the most difficult problems. Although you might want the answers right the way just to complete your assignments, learning from the basics and tackle the questions yourself is always the most promising to your overall study in Math.

Most of these websites cover all the topics in Algebra 2 and the best part is that they are just a few clicks away.

Here are some tips and tricks that will help all students along their Math journeys.

·         Get your basics right. For example, when you are trying to solve a quadratic equation, you should know what possible ways to tackle a quadratic equation are in the first place. If you don’t know that, there is no way you can solve it.

·         Whenever you try to solve any problem, go over the question a few times. The trick lies in identifying what is being asked.

·         Keep the previous year’s textbooks handy. This will help you revise your basic concepts if you ever get stuck at a particular stage.

·         Keep your computer handy when you think you need online help. A list of websites will pop up when you search the words “algebra 2 online”.

·         Be attentive in class. Remember, if you do not understand something, ask your teacher to explain it again. You can also ask and discuss with your friends; they might have a better understanding in those concepts.

·         Be organized. Keep all your papers, notes and textbooks in one place so that you don’t waste time looking for things.

·         Do your homework! This is the single most important point that will help you score well. Practice makes perfect after all.

Learning can be fun, it is your attitude towards the subject that makes it what it is. Think of it as a ladder to better things in life. Some day in the future you might be teaching Algebra 2 and become a famous professor. Nothing, I assure you, beats hard work, and regular hard work is a stepping stone to success.