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Ultimate Brackets helps
students become highly proficient at both expanding and factorising
brackets. From extensive databases of question types, the user can
practice specific skills, extend their capabilities or test themselves,
all against the clock.
number of expansion and simplification questions generated from
over 180 distinct formats of expressions, split into 17 separate
> Unlimited number of factorising questions generated from over
65 distinct formats of linear and quadratic expressions, split into
9 separate exercises.
> All questions randomly generated based upon the selected format.
> Fully comprehensive answer checking, including detection of
non-simplified expressions, partially factorised brackets and illogical
use of notation, operands and brackets.
> Detection of "inelegant" answers eg. (-x+6) rather
> Option for the program to automatically amend any incorrectly
entered negative or subtraction signs
> Hint option to assist users when factorising expressions
> Test mode that guides students towards starting on the most
appropriate exercise to develop their skills and proficiency
> Fully comprehensive teacher notes available which include descriptive
notes, technical data and recommended "First Lesson Plans".
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