6.EE.A.2
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- 6.EE.A.1Write and evaluate numerical expressions involving whole-number exponents.
- 6.EE.A.2Write, read, and evaluate expressions in which letters stand for numbers.
- 6.EE.A.3Apply the properties of operations to generate equivalent expressions. For example, apply the distributive property to the expression 3(2 + x) to produce the equivalent expression 6 + 3x; apply the distributive property to the expression 24x + 18y to produce the equivalent expression 6 (4x + 3y); apply properties of operations to y + y + y to produce the equivalent expression 3y.
- 6.EE.A.4Identify when two expressions are equivalent (i.e., when the two expressions name the same number regardless of which value is substituted into them). For example, the expressions y + y + y and 3y are equivalent because they name the same number regardless of which number y stands for.
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6.EE.A.2b
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- 6.EE.A.2aWrite expressions that record operations with numbers and with letters standing for numbers. For example, express the calculation “Subtract y from 5” as 5 – y.
- 6.EE.A.2bIdentify parts of an expression using mathematical terms (sum, term, product, factor, quotient, coefficient); view one or more parts of an expression as a single entity. For example, describe the expression 2 (8 + 7) as a product of two factors; view (8 + 7) as both a single entity and a sum of two terms.
- 6.EE.A.2cEvaluate expressions at specific values of their variables. Include expressions that arise from formulas used in real-world problems. Perform arithmetic operations, including those involving whole-number exponents, in the conventional order when there are no parentheses to specify a particular order (Order of Operations). For example, use the formulas V = s^{3} and A = 6 s^{2} to find the volume and surface area of a cube with sides of length s = 1/2.
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6.EE.A.2b
Identify parts of an expression using mathematical terms (sum, term, product, factor, quotient, coefficient); view one or more parts of an expression as a single entity. For example, describe the expression 2 (8 + 7) as a product of two factors; view (8 + 7) as both a single entity and a sum of two terms.
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Perimeter, Area, and Combining Like Terms
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities
Big Idea:
What are similarities and differences between these figures? What expressions represent the perimeter and area of each figure? Students combine like terms and create expressions to represent the perimeter and area of figures created with algebra tiles.
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Translating Algebraic Expressions and Equations
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities
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Unit: Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities
Unit Test
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities
Writing and Evaluating Expressions
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions
Area and the Distributive Property
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities
Big Idea:
The area of a rectangle is x^2 + 10x. How can you represent this area as a product? Students apply their knowledge of area and the distributive property to expand and factor algebraic expressions.
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Combine Like Terms
7th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions and Equations - The Basics
7th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions and Equations - The Basics
Distributive Property
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Unit: Expressions and Equations - The Basics
7th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions and Equations - The Basics
Numerical Expression, Algebraic Expressions… What’s the difference?
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions
Algebraic Expressions and the Real-World
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions
Multi-Step Expressions and the Real World
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions
6th Grade Math »
Unit: Expressions
Language of Algebra with Real World Contexts
Algebra I »
Unit: Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities
Algebra I »
Unit: Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities
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