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How Do You Use Division With Negative Numbers to Solve an Inequality Word Problem?
A word problem that needs to be written as an inequality to solve. This expression seems pretty straightforward and only takes one step to solve. But wait, the division property was used with a negative number so the inequality sign has to be flipped.
2 mins 6th - 9th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
How Do You Use Division With Positive Numbers to Solve an Inequality Word Problem?
A word problem with one variable and two given numbers. This word problem seems doable from the start. Wait, it's an inequality. Don't worry about that piece, just get the expression written and do the math. Watch this video and see how to solve t his inequality in one step.
3 mins 6th - 9th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
How Do You Use Multiplication with Negative Numbers to Solve an Inequality Word Problem?
Solve this real world word problem in just one written step. The original inequality is a division problem, so to solve it, use the multiplication property of inequality. Was the problem solved by multiplying a negative number? Yes! So don't forget to flip the inequality sign in the solution.
3 mins 6th - 9th Math 3 Views 1 Download
How Do You Solve a Word Problem by Subtracting Polynomials?
It's not a complicated word problem, but the picture frame just gives the problem a little context. So you are trying to find the difference, which means subtraction. The instructor reviews how to distribute the negative sign to the second polynomial.
2 mins 7th - 10th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
How Do You Solve a Word Problem Using an Inequality Where You're Multiplying Negative Fractions?
It just doesn't seem right to lose points when answer a question incorrectly. Well, that's what this word problem is all about. So calculate how many incorrect answers the team gave. Don't forget to flip the inequality when dealing with negative numbers.
3 mins 6th - 9th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
How Do You Set Up a Proportion from a Word Problem?
In this word problem, the skill to remember is to match up the similar measurements. This means the inches match up with the inches and the feet match up with the feet measurements. This problem is a ratio and is written as fractions. Watch this video and see how to write out this equation.
2 mins 6th - 9th Math 3 Views 1 Download
Subtracting in Word Problems
Here is a real-life subtraction word problem that not only shows how to analyze a word problem but thoroughly describes the subtraction process. This is a fantastic video perfect for introducing both subtraction and problem solving strategies.
1 min 1st - 3rd Math 3 Views 4 Downloads
Fraction Multiplication Word Problems
Mathematicians participate in an oral drill of facts. In this math lesson, young scholars discuss the steps of solving fraction and multiplication word problems. Additionally, students solve problems and write the mathematical sentence.
4th - 5th Math 17 Views 96 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Work Word Problems
In this word problem worksheet, algebra students solve classic work problems. They find work rates, time to complete a task with a partner, or time to complete task alone. Twelve word problems are included in this worksheet. An answer sheet is provided.
8th - 10th Math 23 Views 232 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Gecko Mathematics: Multiplying Unit Fractions
Make learning visible! Have your mathematicians follow along as you use paper strips to demonstrate the concept of multiplying unit fractions. Then, offer a different way of solving the problem using a number line. Finally, introduce the standard algorithm.
5th - 7th Math 7 Views 107 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Subtracting Mixed Numbers (Unlike Denominators)
Young mathematicians demonstrate their ability to subtract mixed numbers by completing this collection of fraction word problems. From figuring out the weight of objects in a package, to finding the difference in height between two brothers, a total of eight problems are included that help children learn how to use fractions in everyday life.
3rd - 7th Math 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
Word Problems: Addition and Subtraction
Here is a worthwhile presentation on addition and subtraction word problems. After some slides which give tips on problem-solving strategies, learners are given a host of word problems to tackle on their own. They are given instant feedback as to whether their answer is correct, or not.
2nd - 3rd Language Arts 5 Views 29 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
How Many Times Did You Add That?
Math whizzes practice multiplying using repeated addition. They watch a video clip from the Hershey's chocolate plant, read Hershey's Multiplication, and use grid paper to investigate multiplication as repeated addition. A page of five multiplication story problems is included that would make an appropriate homework assignment to reinforce this tasteful lesson.
1st - 4th Math 55 Views 719 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Operations and Algebraic Thinking
How to use the relationship between multiplication and division to solve math word problems is the focus of the lesson presented here. In it, fourth graders work in groups to solve problems posed by the teacher. Then, each group is given paper cups and uses them as a manipulative to solve another problem.
4th Math 104 Views 330 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Decoding Addition and Subtraction Word Problems
A very thorough lesson plan, with a strong technology component. Your class will view a PowerPoint presentation which covers techniques used to solve addition and subtraction word problems. Then, in the computer lab, they open up an Excel spreadsheet and solve seven problems.
3rd Math 25 Views 103 Downloads
Word Problems and Calculator Operations
Eighth and ninth graders solve and complete 6 different types of word problems. They use their knowledge to solve a number of word problems involving exponents, square roots and scientific notation and use a calculator to perform the operations when needed.
7th - 9th Math 42 Views 281 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Trigonometry work problems (part 2)
In this part 2 video, Sal finishes the trigonometric word problem of the wayward ship captain. He wisely continues the algebra work on the problem before finally turning to his calculator for the very last calculation.
3 mins 11th - Higher Ed Math 3 Views 2 Downloads