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### 1. algebra

**noun.** ['ˈældʒəbrə'] the mathematics of generalized arithmetical operations.

### Rhymes with Algebra

- abra
- abracadabra
- alhambra
- ambra
- barbara
- barbra
- cambra
- candelabra
- celebre
- cobra
- cobre
- dambra
- deborah
- debra
- giambra
- hombre
- libra
- lumbra
- macabre
- malabre

### How do you pronounce algebra?

Pronounce algebra as ˈælʤəbrə.

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### Sentences with algebra

1. **Adverb**

The types of math used in economics are primarily **algebra**, calculus and statistics.

2. **Noun, singular or mass**

You will want a strong foundation in **algebra** when approaching an advanced high school or college level chemistry class.

3. **Adjective**

Triangle equations are a common part of school geometry and **algebra** programs.

### Quotes about algebra

1. In real life, I assure you, there is no such thing as **algebra**.

**- Fran Lebowitz**

2. Everyone is born creative; everyone is given a box of crayons in kindergarten. Then when you hit puberty they take the crayons away and replace them with dry, uninspiring books on **algebra**, history, etc. Being suddenly hit years later with the 'creative bug' is just a wee voice telling you, 'I'd like my crayons back, please.

**- Hugh MacLeod, Ignore Everybody: and 39 Other Keys to Creativity**

3. Why not spend that time on art: painting, sculpting, charcoal, pastel, oils? Are words or numbers more important than images? Who decides this? Does **algebra** move you to tears? Can plural possessives express the feelings in your heart? If you don't learn art now, you will never learn to breathe!

**- Laurie Halse Anderson, Speak**