Algebra Teacher Resources
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Using Proof in Algebra
In this using proofs in algebra worksheet, students solve ten different problems related to solving proofs. First, they name the property of equality that justifies each statement given. Then, students complete each proof by naming the property that justifies each statement listing the reasons and solving the equation.
8th - 9th Math 3 Views 45 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Working with Algebraic Expressions
Learners understand that algebra is a branch of mathematics that uses symbols or letters to represent unknown numbers in problems. They also understand the definition for an algebraic expression. Make sure to click on the Download the Activity bear so that you can access a top-notch task document that walks learners through the evaluation of algebraic expressions.
5th - 8th Math 28 Views 92 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
How Do You Turn a Simple Equation into Words?
The instructor illustrates one example of how to write a word problem when given an algebraic expression. The possibilities are as varied as one can imagine. But watch as she illustrates the steps to take in putting a story together.
3 mins 6th - 9th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
How Do You Turn a More Complicated Equation into Words?
Pay attention! This is a bit more complicated than having a word problem and rewriting it algebraically. In this problem, do the reverse. Write a story to go with the given algebraic expression. Your class may feel stumped with a problem like this, but watch this video to see how it can be done.
7 mins 8th - 11th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
Why is This a Magic Square?
For this magic square worksheet, 7th graders identify and solve 12 different problems that include determining various magic squares. First, they determine the sum of numbers in each row, column, and diagonal. Then, students write each number as an algebraic expression.
7th Math 3 Views 9 Downloads
How Do You Solve a Rational Equation by LCD Multiplication?
Use the least common denominator to solve rational equations with variables in the denominators of algebraic fractions. Learners can watch this video to find out how to do just this! An instructor solves 2 problems by finding the least common denominator and simplifying.
10 mins 6th - 12th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
How Do You Reduce Common Factors in a Rational Expression?
Multiply the given algebraic fractions. But first, reduce, reduce, reduce! It is a good rule of thumb to reduce as much as possible before multiplying. So how do you reduce rational expressions? Put the like terms together and cancel the common factors.
6 mins 7th - 9th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
How Do You Find the Volume of a Rectangular Prism?
Do you know the formula needed to determine the area of a rectangular prism? If you don't it's ok, because this video will refresh your memory, then help you use the formula to find the volume of a rectangular prism. Algebra is used to find missing variable, that's what makes it perfect for geometric application when you have missing information.
4 seconds 6th - 10th Math 3 Views 1 Download
Most of your students probably think a car or college is the first big expense their parents could help them with, but as it turns out these kids have been costing their parents for their whole lives. Have they ever considered how much diapers cost on average?
6th - 9th Math 53 Views 85 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Learners will explore linear functions. They start by comparing linear functions representing two trains racing toward each other. Next, they solve related word problems and complete corresponding data tables, graphs, and worksheets. Detailed, guided instruction questions that are designed to accompany the worksheets are included.
8th - 10th Math 10 Views 64 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Systems of Linear Equations
Middle and high schoolers solve systems of equations relating to money and explore substitution and elimination strategies. In this activity, pupils review The Chicken and Pigs problem and compare their solutions with the graphing solution.
8th - 11th Math 66 Views 491 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Sum of Angles in a Polygon
How can learners use algebra to solve a geometry problem? Help learners create an equation that shows the relationship between the number of sides of a polygon and the sum of the interior angles. Students are asked to divide the quadrilateral found in the resource into two triangles.
8th - 12th Math 36 Views 25 Downloads CCSS: Designed
An Integer Identity
Challenge algebra learners to use the difference of cubes to solve this problem. Once your charges have taken out the factor (a - b), combined the like terms and set them equal to zero, the problem becomes a factorable quadratic equation.
8th - 12th Math 19 Views 16 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Algebra learners are to make sense of two different-sized sand trucks and the number of trips each truck makes. The resource lists four different expressions based on the size of each truck and the number of deliveries the trucks make. Students are to state what quantity each expression represents.
8th - 12th Math 10 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Polynomials and Linear Factors
This algebra worksheet reviews writing polynomials in standard form from factored form, looks at the graphs of polynomials of degree higher than two, and identifies the zeros of polynomials using the Factor Theorem and Fundamental Theorem of Algebra.
10th - 11th Math 17 Views 77 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable