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Simplify Algebraic Fractions by FactoringLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
A brief presentation with laser-like focus, this video talks young mathematicians through the mechanics of simplifying algebraic fractions by factoring trinomials. While the factoring itself is assumed to be a mastered skill, the steps...
How Do You Simplify a Mixed Expression Over a Mixed Expression?Lesson Planet
6 mins 6th - 12th
You will need to pay close attention while watching this video. There are many steps and many operations to do to simplify this algebraic fraction. And if it seems hard the first time you watch it and you miss something, then watch it...
Simplify Basic Expressions with Negative ExponentsLesson Planet
5 mins 8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Identifying the base is extremely important. Using five problems with negative exponents, the narrator demonstrates that knowing the base is important in simplifying algebraic expressions. The different problems use the same numbers but...
Simplify an Expression with a Negative ExponentLesson Planet
2 mins 8th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Recognize the base. Part of a larger Algebra I series, the short video highlights the importance of recognizing the base to simplify expressions with exponents. In doing so, pupils notice the basic property that uses negative exponents.
Simplify Expressions by Combining Like Terms (No Negatives)Lesson Planet
6 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Sometimes simplifying expressions is as simple as combining like terms. Help your pupils build the important skill using a video presentation. After defining like terms, the instructor completes a series of examples, which progress from...
Simplify Algebraic Fractions by Factoring 2Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Take your class through the mechanics of simplifying algebraic fractions by factoring trinomials. Though the steps for factoring are assumed known, the process of identifying and canceling common factors are detailed with care and...
Simplifying Radical Expressions - ConceptLesson Planet
3 mins 8th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Radical, dude! The resource provides an explanation on how to simplify radical expressions. It makes clear that radical expressions are ones that are strictly numerical but also are algebraic expressions. One of the problem sets includes...
Simplifying a Radical ExpressionLesson Planet
8 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Starting from the basic definition of a radical as a square root, this short but deep presentation walks the learner through irrational numbers, using prime factorization to simplify square roots, and rationalizing denominators. Each...
Simplifying Square RootsLesson Planet
7th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Simplify your life by using a resource on simplifying square roots. Pupils review square roots and calculate values of given radical expressions using a calculator. The lesson concludes by having them consider the results to develop the...
Simplify Exponential Expressions - Positive Exponents Only (Example 1)Lesson Planet
2 mins 8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
If only everything could be simplified so easily. Viewers of an educational video learn how to apply properties of exponents to simplify expressions by using the product, quotient, and product rules for exponents.
Simplifying Fractions ActivityLesson Planet
6th CCSS: Designed
Warm-up pupils' fraction muscles with a four-question quiz, then delve into a learning game designed to reinforce the concept of simplifying fractions. Based on the "I do, We do, You do" method of teaching, the lesson directly exhibits...
Simplify Algebraic Expressions (Basic)Lesson Planet
7 mins 8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
To simplify or not to simplify, what should scholars do? Using several examples, the video works through the process of simplifying algebraic expressions. The resource restricts simplification to using the distributive property and to...
Simplify Exponential Expressions - Positive Exponents Only (Example 2)Lesson Planet
4 mins 8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Simplify the process of simplifying expressions. Scholars use the properties of exponents to simplify algebraic expressions. A brief video takes viewers through the process of using the product, quotient, and power rules to rewrite...