Simplifying Linear Expressions by Combining Like Terms

Unit 4: Expressions and Equations
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Big Idea: Students add 5 apples and 3 bananas to 6 apples and 2 bananas algebraically.

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Math, Expressions (Algebra), combining like terms, simplifying expressions, equation
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Grant Harris

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