Education Technology

Simplifying Expressions

Activity Overview

Like terms have the same degree variable or are constants. When solving an equation or inequality, like terms must be combined. Knowledge of variable expressions and equations assists in solving problems involving logic.

Before the Activity

If you are using the TI-Navigator System with the TI-73 you will need the attached .pdf file.

During the Activity

This LearningCheck™ appvar can be sent to your class using TI-Navigator.

After the Activity

Review student answers:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary