# High school math

Start from the basics

Learn the basics, starting with Overview and history of algebra

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Overview and history of algebra

Did you realize that the word "algebra" comes from Arabic (just like "algorithm" and "al jazeera" and "Aladdin")? And what is so great about algebra anyway?
This tutorial doesn't explore algebra so much as it introduces the history and ideas that underpin it.

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