Today, we unveil our tenth (!!!) subject area on Shmoop…

**NEW: Shmoop ****Pre-Algebra**

This is our first foray into math-land. We think we’re gonna like it here, so stay tuned for mo’ math, mo’ (practice) problems to come.

Shmoop Pre-Algebra has 100s of topics with succinct explanations, diagrams, interactive examples, practice problems, and real-world applications.

We’ll do whatever it takes to make math understandable and fun for students. Want to get hooked on basic geometry? Try a video of snowboarder Shaun White practicing his Double McTwist 1260 before the Vancouver Olympics.

**3! Reasons Why Shmoop Pre-Algebra Rocks**

- Do the math: it’s free
- Learn why percents are “crush-worthy”
- Gorge on Olympics, money, and pizza (our favorite examples for math problems)
- Click through hundreds of practice problems with step-by-step examples and hints
- See the math, be the math (we use diagrams and pictures galore, hold the overly-wordy explanations)
- Apply your new-found skills by estimating the trees saved by going digital

**Shmoop Pre-Algebra is now available for free online at: **

http://www.shmoop.com/pre-algebra/

We’ve broken it down into 6 Learning Guides:

- Basic Operations
- (order of operations, LCM & GCF, absolute value, etc.)

- Fractions & Decimals
- Ratios & Percentages
- Basic Geometry
- (including a handy page of area formulas for various shapes)

- Basic Statistics & Probability
- Basic Algebra

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Omg, thank you for making this site! Im almost done with the Ged, only have the math test to go and I really need this. Thank you xoxoxo