# Ch 22: 6th-8th Grade Algebra: Basic Algebraic Expressions

Use the fun and engaging video lessons in this Basic Algebraic Expressions chapter to expand your 6th - 8th grade students' knowledge of mathematical laws and the practical applications of algebraic expressions. You could also help them discover the rules for simplifying the expressions. The lessons include multiple-choice quizzes to test their retention of these concepts.

## 6th-8th Grade Algebra: Basic Algebraic Expressions - Chapter Summary

The brief and informative video lessons in the Basic Algebraic Expressions chapter are designed to increase your 6th - 8th grade students' knowledge of introductory algebraic concepts. Through the lessons, you'll have opportunities to teach them about variables and coefficients as well as the correct use of the commutative, distributive and associative properties. The chapter examination tests your students' progress.

## Chapter Lessons and Objectives

Lesson Objective
What is a Variable in Algebra? Students learn how to work with variables, constants and coefficients in algebra.
Expressing Relationships as Algebraic Expressions Teachers explain how to express relationships as algebraic expressions.
Evaluating Simple Algebraic Expressions In this lesson, students are taught to use the order of operations as well as the steps for substituting numbers for variables.
The Commutative and Associative Properties and Algebraic Expressions Instructors teach the rules for using the commutative and associative properties.
The Distributive Property and Algebraic Expressions Students learn to use the distributive property and they complete practice problems.
Combining Like Terms in Algebraic Expressions Teachers explain the process of combining like terms.
Practice Simplifying Algebraic Expressions In this lesson, students learn to combine like terms and use the distributive property when simplifying expressions.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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