# Unit: Finding the Unknown (Equations, Expressions and Proportions)

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### Unit Description

In this unit, students explore solving for the unknown. Students work through understanding how to solve equations and basic proportions. Students also explore evaluating and simplifying fractions.

### Lessons

 Unit Overview Resources: 2 test for unit. 1,953 Differentiate between Expressions and Equations Resources: 6 SWBAT differentiate between expressions and equations. SWBAT define and identify variables, coefficients and terms. 9,106 Translate Word Phrases Into Expressions/Equations Resources: 12 SWBAT Translate Word Phrases Into Expressions/Equations 39,968 Simplify Expressions/Combine Like Terms Resources: 5 SWBAT simplify expressions by combining like terms. 38,049 Evaluate Expressions Resources: 3 SWBAT evaluate expressions using substitution. 9,270 Solve One Step Addition/Subtraction Equations Resources: 2 SWBAT solve one step addition and subtraction equations. (SWBAT understand that adding or subtracting the same number from both sides of an equation results in an equivalent equation) 8,405 Solve One Step Multiplication/Division Equations Resources: 4 SWBAT solve one-step multiplication and division equations. 9,791 Define and Simplify Ratios and Express in Three Ways Resources: 4 SWBAT Define and Simplify Ratios and Express in Three Ways 3,032 Solve Proportions Resources: 2 SWBAT identify if two ratios are a proportion. SWBAT solve for the variable in a proportion. 4,027 Use Proportions to Solve Real World Problems Resources: 6 SWBAT solve proportions from word problems. 10,924 Use Proportion to Solve Scale Problems Resources: 1 Use a proportion to solve a scale problems 3,248 Use Proportion to Solve Measurement Conversion Problems Resources: 1 Convert measurements using proportions 8,056

### Unit Resources

 Unit.7.Notes.Lesson7a.docx 415 U8 L9 Finding the Unknown Review Equations Expressions Proportions 193 U8 L2 Finding the Unknown Writing Expressions Equations 215 E.T.Translate.Word.Phrases.docx 302 E.T.Combine.Like.Terms.Evaluate.Expressions.docx 463 U8.L2.Finding.the.Unknown.Writing.Expressions.Equations.docx 289 U8.L4.Finding.the.Unknown.One.Step.Add.Subtract.Equations.docx 272 U8.L5.Finding.the.Unknown.One.Step.Multiplication.Division.Equations.docx 313 U8.L6.Finding.the.Unknown.Ratios.Proportion.Intro.docx 305 U8.L7.Finding.the.Unknown.Proportions.Scale.Conversions.Unit.Rate.docx 406 U8.L9.Finding.the.Unknown.Review.Equations.Expressions.Proportions.docx 314