Algebra Lesson Plans & Activities

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    Algebra Essential Questions
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8 chapters in Algebra Lesson Plans & Activities

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Lesson 1 - Algebra Essential Questions
Lesson 2 - Absolute Value Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - What is an Absolute Value? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[564].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[564].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Combining Like Terms Lesson Plan
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Lesson 6 - Distributive Property: Definition, Use & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5012].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5012].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Arithmetic Sequence Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - How and Why to Use the General Term of an Arithmetic Sequence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18812].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18812].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Algebra Activities with Tiles
Lesson 10 - Algebra 1 Projects
Lesson 11 - Algebra 2 Projects
Lesson 12 - Math Drills for Algebra
Lesson 13 - Word Problem Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Solving Word Problems: Steps & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 15 - Constant Term Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - What is a Constant Term in Math? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[267839].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[267839].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 17 - Associative Properties Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - The Commutative and Associative Properties and Algebraic Expressions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11052].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11052].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 19 - Synthetic Division Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Synthetic Division: Definition, Steps & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20268].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20268].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 21 - Geometric Sequence Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Geometric Sequence: Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5224].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5224].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 23 - Rate of Change Activities
Lesson 24 - Modular Arithmetic Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Algebraic Distribution Activities for High School
Lesson 26 - Solving Word Problems: Teaching Strategies for High School Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[467303].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[467303].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 27 - Fundamental Counting Principle Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Rational Roots Theorem Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Sequences & Series Activities for High School Math
Lesson 30 - Logic Activities for High School Math
Lesson 31 - Sets Activities for High School Math
Lesson 32 - Higher-order Determinants Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Solving Word Problems with Multiple Steps Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - Solving Word Problems with Multiple Steps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18686].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18686].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 35 - Distributive Property Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Solving Equations Project Ideas
Lesson 37 - Quadratic Equation Project Ideas
Lesson 38 - Linear Function Project Ideas
Lesson 39 - Logarithm Project Ideas
Lesson 40 - Introduction to Linear Functions Lesson Plan
Lesson 41 - Simplifying Radical Expressions Lesson Plan
Lesson 42 - Simplifying Rational Expressions Lesson Plan
Lesson 43 - Pythagorean Theorem Project Ideas
Lesson 44 - Conic Sections Project Ideas
Lesson 45 - Functions Unit Plan
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Lesson 1 - FOIL Method Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Polynomials Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - What Are Polynomial Identities? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[210953].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[210953].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Polynomial Function Activities
Lesson 5 - Quadratic Equation Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - What is a Quadratic Equation? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17863].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17863].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - How to Solve a Quadratic Equation by Factoring Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[589].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[589].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Factoring Polynomials Games & Activities
Lesson 9 - Multiplying Polynomials Activities
Lesson 10 - Factoring Quadratic Equations Activities
Lesson 11 - Quadratic Formula Activities
Lesson 12 - Solving & Graphing Quadratic Equations Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Polynomial Remainder Theorem Activities
Lesson 14 - Adding Polynomials Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Adding Polynomials: Examples & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5195].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5195].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 16 - Solving Quadratic Inequalities Using Two Binomials Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - What Is a Quadratic Equation? - Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Polynomials Activities for High School
Lesson 19 - Binomial Theorem Games & Activities
Lesson 20 - Nonlinear Functions Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - How to Solve Quadratics with Complex Numbers as the Solution Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Quadratic Equation Activities
Lesson 23 - Quadratic Functions Activities
Lesson 24 - Division of Polynomials Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Multiplying Polynomials Lesson Plan
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Ch 5. Equations & Inequalities in Algebra Lesson Plans {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[272249].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Algebraic Expressions Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Expressing Relationships as Algebraic Expressions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11050].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11050].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Common Algebraic Equations: Linear, Quadratic, Polynomial, and More Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15908].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15908].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Algebraic Expressions Games & Activities
Lesson 5 - Simplifying Expressions Math Activities
Lesson 6 - Teaching Systems of Equations
Lesson 7 - Solving Systems of Equations Games
Lesson 8 - Systems of Equations Activities
Lesson 9 - Solving One-Step Equations Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Defining, Translating, & Solving One-Step Equations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15909].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15909].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Two-Step Equations Games & Activities
Lesson 12 - Inequalities Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Solving Inequalities Using Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication & Division Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[43377].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[43377].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Compound Inequalities Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - How to Solve 'And' & 'Or' Compound Inequalities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 16 - Linear Inequalities Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Solving One-Step Linear Inequalities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46719].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46719].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 18 - Solving Two-Step Linear Inequalities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46720].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46720].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 19 - Teaching Graphing Inequalities on a Number Line Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[354439].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[354439].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 20 - Graphing Linear Inequalities Activities & Games
Lesson 21 - Graphing Systems of Linear Inequalities Activities
Lesson 22 - Absolute Value Inequalities Activities
Lesson 23 - Compound Inequalities Activities & Games
Lesson 24 - Number Sentence Activities & Games
Lesson 25 - Linear Equations Lesson Plan for Middle School
Lesson 26 - One-Step Equations Activities & Games
Lesson 27 - Inequalities Activities for High School
Lesson 28 - Rational Equation Activities
Lesson 29 - Linear Systems Activities
Lesson 30 - Solving a Rational Equation Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - How to Solve a Rational Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[615].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[615].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 32 - Simultaneous Equations Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Two-Step Equations Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - Evaluating Algebraic Expressions Activities
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Ch 6. Proportions & Ratios in Algebra Lesson Plans {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[410767].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Proportion Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Proportion: Definition, Application & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15621].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15621].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Ratio Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - What is Ratio in Math? - Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9130].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9130].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Direct Variation Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Direct Variation: Definition, Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14977].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14977].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Direct Variation Activities & Games
Lesson 8 - Ratios & Rates Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - Ratios & Proportions Calculations Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Ratio and Proportion Activities for Middle School
Lesson 11 - Ratio and Proportion Activities for High School
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Ch 8. Exponents & Logarithms Lesson Plans {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[159767].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Exponents Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - What Are Exponents? - Definition, Properties & Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21727].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21727].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Exponent Rules Games & Activities
Lesson 4 - Scientific Notation: Practice Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24973].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24973].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Scientific Notation Games & Activities
Lesson 6 - Scientific Notation Projects
Lesson 7 - Logarithms Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - What is a Logarithm? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[621].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[621].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - How to Evaluate Logarithms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[622].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[622].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Negative Exponents Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Negative Exponents: Writing Powers of Fractions and Decimals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14650].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14650].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Golden Ratio Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - What is the Golden Ratio in Math? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20249].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20249].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Fibonacci Sequence Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Fibonacci Sequence: Examples, Golden Ratio & Nature Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5220].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5220].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 16 - Exponential Growth Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Exponential Growth: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5218].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5218].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 18 - Exponential Function Activities
Lesson 19 - Exponential Decay Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Exponential Decay: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5216].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5216].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 21 - Properties of Logarithms Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Properties of Logarithms Activities
Lesson 23 - Graphing Logarithms Activities
Lesson 24 - Golden Ratio Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 25 - Exponents Activities for High School
Lesson 26 - Exponential Expressions Activities for High School
Lesson 27 - Exponential & Logarithmic Functions Activities
Lesson 28 - Scientific Notation Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Laws of Exponents Lesson Plan

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