# Ch 8: Rational Expressions: College Algebra Lesson Plans

The Rational Expressions chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach the rules for adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing rational expressions in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

## Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Rational Expressions chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday How to Multiply and Divide Rational Expressions;
Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions: Practice Problems
Factoring and reducing rational polynomial expressions;
Finding solutions to division and multiplication problems involving rational expressions
Tuesday How to Add and Subtract Rational Expressions Factoring and rewriting fractions
Wednesday Practice Adding and Subtracting Rational Expressions Simplifying numerators and writing solutions in simplified form
Thursday How to Solve a Rational Equation The process of finding a common denominator, simplifying and solving rational equations
Friday Rational Equations: Practice Problems The process of clearing a fraction from an equation

6 Lessons in Chapter 8: Rational Expressions: College Algebra Lesson Plans
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
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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