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How Do You Turn a More Complicated Expression into Words?
Given an algebraic expression, write a word problem. Usually it's the other way around where you have a word problem and need to write an algebraic expression. But, this is a good skill to have because it would mean that one has a good understanding of the relationship between words and algebraic expressions.
5 mins 8th - 9th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
How Do You Turn a Simple Expression into Words?
Being able to translate words into a mathematical expression is an important skill, but being able to go the other way is just as crucial. Watch as the teacher takes a simple algebraic expression and demonstrates how to translate that into a verbal expression.
3 seconds 7th - 10th Math 3 Views 1 Download
How Do You Solve a Decimal Equation Using Multiplication?
Solve this algebraic equation in one step by using the multiplication property of equality. Not sure what that property is? Then watch this video and see the instructor work out this problem. These are decimal numbers so make sure to use the rules that apply to multiplying decimal numbers.
5 mins 8th - 9th Math 3 Views 1 Download
What's a Divisor in a Rational Expression?
Divide, dividend, divisor? Will the real divisor please stand up? How do you know which part of a division problem is the divisor when you have a rational expression of algebraic fractions? Just remember it's the second number or the one you are dividing by.
1 min 8th - 10th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
How Do You Multiply Quotients of Monomials by Canceling Factors?
Multiply algebraic fractions. But first cancel or reduce the numerators and denominators, then do the multiplying. Cancel out the common factors in these monomials. It is always a good idea to reduce as much as possible before multiplying. It is much simpler to do it before than having to reduce numbers after they have been multiplied.
3 mins 8th - 11th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
How Do You Solve a Rational Equation With Binomials in the Denominator?
You've got some algebraic fractions in an equation and their denominators are all different. Well, first you need to strategize. Then find the excluded values that make your denominator equal zero because we know the denominator cannot ever be zero.
8 mins 8th - 10th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
How Do You Solve a Word Problem Using the Direct Variation Formula?
Have your class figure out how much "Teddy" weighs on the moon and how to translate words into algebra! This video shows pupils how to take a word problem, and then solve it using the direct variation formula and given information. Great if your class is working on direct proportionality and word problems.
3 mins 8th - 11th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
Arcade: Algebraic Stories
Express a series of events from a story using algebra. Learners are told a story about two children. Each child in the story has a specific amount of money. They then use algebraic expressions and number sentences to express each child's amount.
7th - 9th Math 3 Views 35 Downloads
Simplify Algebraic Expressions by Combining Like Terms and Applying the Distributive Property
Take everything your learners know about combining like terms with the commutative, associative, and distributive properties, and put it together in one lesson. This last video in a series of seven, takes all the prior knowledge and shows you how it all works together.
5 mins 6th - 7th Math 21 Views 14 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Fifth graders examine variables in algebraic equations. Working in partners, 5th graders write algebraic expressions from real life word problems. Students work together to write their own word problems. They trade papers and write more equations from the information given.
5th Math 5 Views 33 Downloads
In this algebra worksheet, mathematicians identify important vocabulary related to solving equations. They create and simplify expressions and solve word problems. There are a total of 10 questions that provide a good review of the first year of algebra.
9th - 11th Math 15 Views 96 Downloads
Solving Equations Containing Algebraic Fractions
In this algebraic fractions learning exercise, students solve and complete 20 different problems that include solving equations that contain algebraic fractions. First, they determine the common denominator in each and use the product of all the denominators.
8th - 9th Math 9 Views 63 Downloads
Verbal and Algebraic Expressions
In this expressions activity, students solve and complete 30 various types of problems that include defining both verbal and algebraic expressions. First, they translate each verbal expression into an algebraic expression and vice verse. Then, students evaluate various expressions and determine the perimeter of a rectangle that has a given length and width.
8th - 9th Math 26 Views 187 Downloads