These algebra 1 word problems and activities help kids improve their algebra skills. This Algebra workbook contains activities that will provide students with practice in the skill areas necessary to master the concepts presented in a first course in algebra. All activities have been linked to NCTM standards. It reinforces operations skills plus activities focus on order of operations, solving equations, dealing with inequalities, monomials, binomials and polynomials, factoring, plotting coordinates, graphing, and exercises involving radicals are all a part of this edition. Examples of solution methods are presented at the top of each page. Puzzles and riddles gauge success of skills learned. Contains complete answer key. 128 pages.