Expand Linear Expressions Using the Distributive Property

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The easiest way to show algebra learners how to expand linear expressions using the distributive property is with an area model. This is the second resource in a series that applies the properties of operations as strategies to develop linear expressions. It shows learners how to change subtraction to addition of a negative and use the commutative property to help gather like terms. The guided practice, extension activities, and quick quiz all come with an answer key found in the Slides.  

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  • A comprehensive resource on adding linear expressions by using the properties of real numbers
  • Includes three extension activities that differentiate learning

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