# Equations & inequalities introduction

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Learn about equations and inequalities that have variables in them. These tutorials focus on solving equations and understanding solutions to inequalities.

12 exercises available

Explore what it means for equations with variables (algebraic equations) to be solved.

A high-level, conceptual walk-through of what an equation represents and why we do the same thing to both sides of it

Solve equations by adding and subtracting numbers from both sides.

Solve equations by multiplying and dividing numbers from both sides.

Let's use our algebra tools to solve a problem of earth-shattering importance: which Super Yoga plan is the best value! In this word problem, you'll put to practice your knowledge of variables, substitution, and one-step equations.

Practice spotting the mistake in someone else's work as they attempt to solve one-step equations.

Algebraic inequalities (inequalities with variables) are useful for describing real-world situations. Learn how to write inequalities and graph them on the number line.

Sometimes one variable depends on another. For example, the amount of money you make might depend on how many hours you work.