Exponents are used to represent repeated multiplication of the same number or expression. An exponential expression consists of two parts: the base (the larger number) and the exponent (a small number written above and to the right of the

What Are Literal Equations?

Have you ever been studying math for test prep and you come across a problem where it’s an equation but there are only letters? Maybe there are a few numbers sprinkled in, but, predominantly, it’s a

Have you tried solving an equation and ended up stuck on a step halfway through? Having trouble making sense of equations or why they matter? In each installment of Step by Step, we’ll explain how you can approach a variety

Students often ask “How is Math used in the real world?” It’s not unusual to want to know how the things you learn will make a difference in your life. Sometimes,

One of the greatest reasons why students have problems with mathematics is because of basic concepts that the student didn’t understand earlier on, and this wasn’t dealt with when the misunderstanding developed. With a practical subject such as math, repetition

Many students struggle with Math, and it’s no different for the SAT. Depending on when you take the test, you may not have gone over all the concepts covered in school, or it may have been a while since

Many students struggle with Math, and it’s no different for the ACT. Depending on when you take the test, you may not have gone over all the concepts covered in school, or it may have been a while since

Studying for the SAT can be quite the undertaking. You will likely go over most of the concepts covered on the test in your classes, but there are certain things that don’t get as much attention during the school