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449 resources with the concept algebraic expressions

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Jumping Aliens

For Students 6th Standards
New ReviewAn alien-themed learning game challenges scholars to solve algebraic equations with exponents and variables using multiplication. 
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Four Wheel Fracas

For Students 3rd - 6th Standards
New ReviewA 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...
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Unit 2 Review: Create and Solve Equations and Inequalities

For Students 9th - 10th Standards
Start with the basics. Pupils work through a review of the unit on equations and inequalities. Learners begin with solving equations and inequalities with no context, move on to problems that involve a context, and finish with a...
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True False Equations

For Students 9th - 10th Standards
Determine what makes the equation true. Learners view an instruction video on determining what values make an algebraic equation true. The pupils describe the solution set using three different methods: verbally, set notation, and...
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Triangle Mystery ...

For Students 6th Standards
Build a pyramid based on sums. Individuals watch a video of a computer program that creates a pyramid of numbers based upon a starting number. The scholars develop a hypothesis on how the number trick works and share their thoughts on...
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Consecutive Number Sums

For Students 6th Standards
Determine equivalent methods to find sums of consecutive numbers. Learners watch a video of a computer program that finds the sum of five consecutive numbers given a starting number. Pupils hypothesize how to determine the sum without...
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A Math-ic Prediction

For Students 6th Standards
Trick out mathematical expressions. Scholars participate in a computerized magic trick where the computer guesses the final answer to a series of operations. Pupils investigate the trick to determine what is happening. Individuals then...
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Unit 1 Review: Analyze Graphs and Expressions

For Students 9th - 10th Standards
Get in one last practice. Pupils work through 12 problems and a performance task to review the topics in Unit 1. The problems cover analyzing and modeling with graphs, algebraic properties of equality, and adding, subtracting, and...
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Algebraic Properties

For Students 9th - 10th Standards
Properly apply properties to arrive at equivalent expressions. Pupils review the main properties of equivalence with the guidance from the video. They take the knowledge from the video and apply the properties within the instruction and...
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Curse Reverse

For Students 4th - 6th Standards
Build towers with algebraic expressions. Pupils use algebraic expressions to build towers that allow their players to navigate a series of rooms. Learners evaluate expressions using different values for the variables to create a pathway...
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Can You Solve the Giant Cat Army Riddle?

For Students 8th - 12th
Dr. Schrodinger, the rat, has set a trap for anyone trying to destroy the growth ray he is using to create giant cats to attack the city. Viewers are challenged to escape his trap and save humanity in this rather complex math riddle.
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Can You Solve the Penniless Pilgrim Riddle?

For Students 9th - 12th
The Penniless Pilgrim riddle challenges viewers to find a tax-free path through a matrix of city streets to reach a temple. The good news is that the video includes a solution for befuddled riddlers.
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Translating and Evaluating Cell Phone Plans

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Translate phone plans to algebraic expressions. Pupils review translating verbal phrases to algebraic expressions by filling out graphic organizers and completing matching activities. Using a fictitious cell phone company, they create...
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Generating Polynomials from Patterns

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Patterns and polynomials go hand in hand. Budding mathematicians analyze sequences of dot diagrams to discover the patterns in the number of white dots and black dots. They use the identified patterns to write and simplify a polynomial...
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Determine the Area of a Shaded Region Using a Polynomial (Example)

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
Looking at area with a hole. Using algebraic expressions as dimensions, learners see how to calculate the area of a rectangle that contains a square hole. The instructional video shows how to create a single expression for the area of...
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Area Model Algebra

For Students 3rd - 8th Standards
Expand the pupils knowledge of using area models to algebra. The interactive allows learners to use the same procedure of getting partial products when multiplying multi-digit numbers to multiplying polynomials. Scholars see how the...
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Evaluate a Quadratic Expression with a Negative Value (Example)

For Students 8th - 11th
Don't feel negative about quadratic expressions. An instructional video shows viewers how to evaluate a quadratic expression when the variable has a negative value. It presents two examples for the topic and works through these examples...
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Evaluate Algebraic Expressions - Advanced (Example 3)

For Students 8th - 11th
Advance scholars' understanding of evaluating expressions. An advanced level video shows how to determine the value of algebraic expressions for given values of variables. The expressions involve multiple exponents or multiple operations.
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Evaluate Basic Algebraic Expressions (Example 2)

For Students 6th - 11th Standards
Algebraic expressions have value; mathematicians just have to calculate it. An educational video describes how to evaluate algebraic expressions with a focus on linear and quadratic expressions with one or two variables. Pupils work...
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Evaluate Basic Algebraic Expressions (Example 1)

For Students 6th - 11th Standards
Evaluating expressions is pretty basic. Scholars watch an informative video that shows how to evaluate basic algebraic expressions. It provides examples that illustrate how to square and cube negative values as well as apply the order of...
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Evaluate Various Algebraic Expressions

For Students 6th - 11th Standards
Learn the value of evaluating expressions. An educational video shows viewers how to evaluate algebraic expressions for given values of a variable. The video includes a set of five worked examples for the concept.
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Grocery Shopping and the Quilt of a Math Teacher

For Teachers 6th Standards
Hopefully you're done shopping for a resource on algebraic expressions. A two-week unit plan provides instructional suggestions for teaching about expressions. As part of the unit, young mathematicians work through two performance tasks,...
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Simplify Basic Expressions with Negative Exponents

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
Identifying the base is extremely important. Using five problems with negative exponents, the narrator demonstrates that knowing the base is important in simplifying algebraic expressions. The different problems use the same numbers but...
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Smarter Balanced Sample Items: 6th Grade Math – Target E

For Teachers 6th Standards
When US citizens travel throughout the world, they often need to know how to convert temperatures from Fahrenheit to Celsius. Young mathematicians practice applying the formula as well as other algebraic equations as part of a...