Expand a linear expression with rational coefficients

Unit 8: Expressions and Equations
Lesson 14 of 25

Objective: SWBAT expand linear expressions with rational coefficients using distributive property, leading into modeling.

Big Idea: Let's review the distributive property in order to expand linear expressions in order to help us move into modeling expanded linear expressions with coefficients.

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Math, Number Sense and Operations, Expressions (Algebra), combining like terms, distributive property, adding integers, subtracting integers, multiplying rational numbers, rational coefficients, expanding linear expressions
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