Education Technology

Examining Linear Equations

Published on 08/17/2010

Activity Overview

This activity allows beginning level algebra students to experience multiple representations for the concept of solving linear equations. Algebraic, geometric, and graphical solution methods are investigated.

Before the Activity

These materials can be used as a teacher demonstration or as a class/group activity.  

During the Activity

This activity can be used as a teacher led demonstration or as a class, or group, activity.  Some familiarity with the basic use of the calculator is assumed.