## 6.17 Area and Length Expressions.docx - Section 3: Area and Length Expressions

6.17 Area and Length Expressions.docx
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# Area and the Distributive Property

Unit 6: Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities
Lesson 17 of 20

## 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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Math, Algebra, equivalent algebraic expressions, Expressions (Algebra), distributive property, 6th grade, area, master teacher project, factoring algebraic expressions
50 minutes

### Andrea Palmer

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