Factoring Trinomials Teacher Resources
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Students factor trinomials. In this algebra activity, students identify the different integers making up the trinomial and use the special pattern to factor them. They continue to model the equations and how to factor correctly.
9th - 12th Math 7 Views 16 Downloads CCSS: Designed
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 factoring a quadratic trinomial to an area model.
9th - 12th Math 5 Views 10 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Exploring Solving Equations
Put out by Texas Instruments, this lesson involves learners in an activity focused on adding polynomials, solving equations, factoring trinomials, and expanding binomials. A TI-89 calculator is needed to complete this lesson.
8th - 11th Math 3 Views 11 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Factoring Trinomials with a Leading 1 Coefficient
Here is a practice problem used to demonstrate how to factor a trinomial with a leading coefficient. Sal completes the problem while explaining the patterns he sees, and how he uses those patterns to help him solve the problem. He also provides an alternative method to help students contextualize the factoring process.
4 mins 9th - 11th Math 3 Views 15 Downloads
Factoring Trinomials with a Non-1 Leading Coefficient
Here is a complete and clear demonstration of the process needed to factor a trinomial with a non-1 leading coefficient. Sal uses various colors and provides working examples while he factors the simple trinomial. This video would be perfect for those who are new to this concept.
6 mins 9th - 11th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
Practice factoring trinomials with a leading coefficient. There's a short summary at the top of the page on how to determine the signs, and some information about the first and last terms in binomials. The worksheet may involve a lot of guessing and checking, so get out your pencil and have a go at it!
8th - 12th Math 4 Views 11 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Factoring Perfect Square Trinomials
Introduce young mathematicians to the concept of factoring trinomials with perfect squares. This descriptive video provides a meaningful explanation of the factoring process. Each step is carefully written out in various colors during the demonstration, making this resource very helpful for those needing additional support.
5 mins 9th - 11th Math 4 Views 9 Downloads
Factoring Trinomials and the Difference of Squares
In this algebra activity, students ease into factoring by finding numbers that follow certain rules, and then rewrite trinomials and the difference of two squares as binomials. There are four questions with multiple parts and several pages of examples.
8th - 12th Math 26 Views 103 Downloads