**Algebra Calculator** gives step-by-step help on algebra problems.

Examples:

1+2,

1/3+1/4,

2^3 * 2^2 (x+1)(x+2) (Simplify Example),

2x^2+2y for x=5, y=3 (Evaluate Example)

y=x^2+1 (Graph Example),

4x+2=2(x+6) (Solve Example)

**Disclaimer:** This calculator is not perfect. Please use at your own risk, and please alert us if something isn't working. Thank you.

## How to Use the Calculator

Type your algebra problem into the text box.

For example, enter 2^3 * 2^2 into the text box
to get a step-by-step explanation of how to calculate 2^3 * 2^2 = 32.

### More Examples

Trying the examples on the

Examples page is the quickest way to learn how to use the calculator.

### Math Symbols

If you would like to create your own math expressions, here are some symbols that the calculator understands:

**+** (Addition)

**-** (Subtraction)

***** (Multiplication)

**/** (Division)

**^** (Exponent: "raised to the power")

**sqrt** (Square Root) (Example: sqrt(9))

More Math Symbols

### Tutorial

Read the full tutorial to learn how to graph equations and check your algebra homework.

### Feedback

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