## How to Solve Word Problems in Algebra: A Solved Problem ApproachProvides a simple approach to learning the mechanics of word-problem solving. |

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How to Solve Word Problems in Algebra, 2nd Edition Mildred Johnson,Timothy Johnson Limited preview - 1993 |

How to Solve Word Problems in Algebra, 2nd Edition Mildred Johnson,Timothy Johnson Snippet view - 1999 |

How to Solve Word Problems in Algebra, 2nd Edition Mildred Johnson,Timothy Johnson Snippet view - 1999 |

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