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Students factor trinomials using algebra tiles and blocks. In this algebra lesson, students complete a trinomials station activity. They work backwords to find their answers and discuss their steps in a group.
Students factor trinomials and other quadratic functions. In this algebra activity, students solve trinomials containing negative and positive coefficients. They factor quadratics of difference squares as well as regular polynomials.
High schoolers factor trinomials. In this algebra lesson, 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.
Factoring Trinomials (II)
In this online math activity, students practice factoring trinomials. This excellent resource allows the students to check their answers, and to get "hints" should they run into difficulties. A terrific teaching tool!
Learners factor trinomials using patterns and their TI to graph their results and make predictions through this lesson. This is accomplished by solving quadratic equations through FOIL and algebra tiles.
Young scholars factor trinomials using specific factoring methods. In this algebra lesson, students factor equations using the difference of squares and foiling. They play a game to enhance their understanding of factoring.
Using CAS and algebra tiles with Expanding and factoring trinomials
Ninth graders investigate multiplication of binomials and factoring of trinomials. For this Algebra I lesson, 9th graders compare and contrast expansion and factoring using algebra tiles and a TI-89.
Students factor trinomials and quadratics. In this algebra instructional activity, students solve quadratics when the leading coefficient is one. They use a special factoring pattern to solve the trinomial.
Students factor trinomials. For this algebra lesson, students use special patterns and formulas to factor. They utilize algebra tiles as a hands-on method for gaining practice with trinomials.
The X Factor - Trinomials and Algebra Tiles
Ninth graders factor trinomial expressions. In this trinomial lesson, 9th graders use the given trinomial form to factor expressions. Students use algebra tiles to identify the binomial factors and a graphing calculator to verify the results. Students also identify the x-intercepts and y-intercepts of each trinomial function and explore its relationships.
Exploring Solving Equations
Put out by Texas Instruments, this instructional activity 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 instructional activity.
This lesson is complete with handouts and a PowerPoint lesson for teaching factoring trinomials with leading coefficients using the box method. Many practice opportunities are included.
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. This activity could be a great way to apply algebraic concepts to real world scenarios.
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!
Polynomials and Trinomials
In polynomial and trinomial activity, students add, subtract, and multiply polynomials. They factor trinomials completely. This three page activity contains thirty multi-step problems. Answers are provided at the end of the activity.
Factoring Trinomials and the Difference of Squares
In this algebra worksheet, 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.
In this online math worksheet, learners factor a series of trinomials given specific equations. This excellent resource allows the students to check their answers and to get "hints" should they run into difficulties.
Learners factor quadratic equations and find the roots. In this algebra lesson, students solve trinomials using special patterns. They relate factoring to the area of a rectangle.
Factoring Trinomials (a=1)
In this factoring trinomials worksheet, students factor twenty-six trinomial expressions. One problem is not factorable, one is a perfect square, and seven problems require students to factor out a common integer prior to factoring the trinomial.
Glencoe - Factoring Trinomials
In this factoring trinomials worksheet, students solve 5 multiple choice problems. Kids factor trinomials using the box method or by separating the trinomial into the product of two binomials. Students find the volume of a box by factoring a cubic with a GCF.