# Algebraic Concepts Teacher Resources

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#### Celebrating the Fourth of July!

Students model projectile motion algebraically and graphically; and make predictions based on the quadratic algebraic model.

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#### Equations in the Park

Students explore algebraic concepts using real life situations. In this equations lesson plan, students develop strategies to solve missing number problems. Students participate in a board game based on algebraic equations.

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#### Basic Algebra - Lesson 4 Order of Operations

Ninth graders study the correct way to solve equations using the order of operations. They apply a mnemonic device to remember the proper order.

Rice University

#### Prealgebra

Pre-algebra—all wrapped up in one place. The eBook contains everything needed to teach a typical Pre-Algebra course. Concepts in the course build upon previously learned concepts, allowing mathematicians to see the connections between...

Arcademics

#### Four Wheel Fracas

A quick learning game challenges players to solve one-step addition and subtraction algebraic equations. Scholars play against several others, racing around the track in their four-wheeler, to see who can solve for a variable as fast...

Corbett Maths

#### Algebraic Proof

Proofs do not exist only in geometry. The video shows the class different ways that proofs appear in algebra. Pupils work through a variety of algebraic proofs involving the divisibility of an algebraic expression or whether it is even...

Math Antics

#### What Is Algebra?

Simply defined, algebra is arithmetic involving an unknown. The video introduces algebra by making the connection to arithmetic. Using examples, the presentation explains the use of variables and notation. The resource previews graphing...

Socratica

#### Chemistry: Balancing Chemical Equations—Algebraic Method

If you love algebra, then you're gonna love this balancing method! Introduce young chemists to the algebraic method of balancing chemical equations using a video from an informative chemistry playlist. The narrator works five sample...

Mathispower4u

#### Write and Simplify a Variable Expression for Age (ax+b)

Age is just a number. The resource develops a multi-step expression to represent a person's age. Using the video, the presenter creates expressions for the age of four different people that build upon each other. The final age requires...

Mathispower4u

#### Writing Basic Algebraic Expressions (Example 2)

Just how much farther? A helpful video provides an example in determining an algebraic expression involving distance traveled. Graphics provide an illustration to demonstrate how to find the remaining distance to travel given a known...

Mathispower4u

#### Write and Evaluate a Variable Expression for Total Cost (ax+b)

It's just the cost of the game. Using a two-part example, the presenter writes an expression to determine the amount friends spend to attend a game. The video shows the total amount they spend when given the cost of each ticket.

Illustrative Mathematics

#### Centerpiece

Learners hear wedding bells in this problem set, as they help a fictional bride plan the centerpieces for her wedding reception. Algebra is married to geometry as volume, aesthetics, and budgeting all come into play. Learners are asked...

Arcademics

#### Jumping Aliens

An alien-themed learning game challenges scholars to solve algebraic equations with exponents and variables using multiplication.

Krista King Math

#### Complex Fractions

Complex fractions are fractions divided by fractions—complicated, right? The video introduces the class to algebraic complex fractions. With the introduction to variables in the denominator, it is important make sure the denominator is...

CK-12 Foundation

#### Repeating Decimals: Does 1 equal 0.999... ?

Six questions make up a challenging interactive that tests scholars' knowledge of repeating decimals. Mathematicians answer true or false and multiple-choice questions with help from a tool that highlights decimal movement in an...

Krista King Math

#### Like Terms, Addition and Subtraction

It is not good enough to have the same variable, they must have the same exponents too. The video introduces the class to like terms, while giving the definition of like terms and providing examples of combining like terms through addition.

Krista King Math

#### Symbols of Inclusion

Tip—start with the inner most nested grouping symbol. The resource provides an explanation of the conventional method in nesting grouping symbols and using parentheses, brackets, and braces. The video provides two examples, one involving...

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#### State of NY Testing Program

In this algebra worksheet, students review geometric and algebraic concepts for the state exam at the end of the year. They discuss factoring and volumes, prisms and measuring. There are over 16 pages of questions on this lesson.

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#### Multiple Representations

Every topic or subject has its own special jargon. Learners work on their math vocabulary as it relates to basic algebra terms. They define and identify function, functional notation, ordered pairs, rate of change, slope,...

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#### Sunshine Math-2

In this math skills worksheet, students use a variety of math skills to answer the 8 questions on this worksheet. The questions deal with weight, basic algebra, measurements, math puzzles, telling time, 3-D objects, charts and using a...

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#### NY State Testing Program

In this math exam learning exercise, 8th graders review geometric and algebraic concept including angles, polygons, equations, factoring and addition and subtraction, quadrilaterals, trig and circles. They take a comprehensive exam...

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#### Factoring Trinomials

Have the class factor and solve trinomials of integers in the form x2 + bx + c, where b and c are positive. They relate factoring to area and then follow a specific format to factor their trinomials. Tiles are used to help them relate...

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#### Awareness of Pre-algebra Concepts

Students work in a cooperative group of three to solve algebraic equations with roles assigned for manipulator, recorder, and checker. They utilize hands-on learning materials imbedded in the lesson plan.

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#### A Beginning Look at Basic Algebra-Lesson 1-12

In this Algebra I worksheet, 9th graders explore the basic of beginning algebra: the order of operations, integer operations, translating phrases and sentences, and solving basic one-step equations. The six page worksheet contains...