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Ch 25: TExES Core Subjects 4-8: Algebraic Expressions & Equations

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This chapter on algebraic expressions and equations is perfect for those seeking help on the subject before taking the TExES Core Subjects 4-8 exam. It features professional instructors who guide you through a series of simple-to-follow video lessons.

TExES Core Subjects 4-8: Algebraic Expressions and Equations - Chapter Summary

In preparation for the TExES Core Subjects 4-8 exam, this chapter delves into several key mathematical operations involving algebraic expressions and equations. It will improve your capability to demonstrate your knowledge of the following:

  • Showing mathematic relationships as algebraic expressions
  • Combining like terms
  • Simplifying algebraic expressions with negative signs
  • Solving one-step equations
  • Working with common algebraic equations

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5 Lessons in Chapter 25: TExES Core Subjects 4-8: Algebraic Expressions & Equations
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Expressing Relationships as Algebraic Expressions

1. Expressing Relationships as Algebraic Expressions

What do you do when you don't know what a number is but you do know how it relates to something else? You use an algebraic expression. In this lesson, we'll learn how to express relationships as algebraic expressions.

Combining Like Terms in Algebraic Expressions

2. Combining Like Terms in Algebraic Expressions

When you have an algebraic expression that's much too long, it would be great if you could simplify it. That's when knowing how to combine like terms comes in. In this lesson, we'll learn the process of combining like terms and practice simplifying expressions.

Negative Signs and Simplifying Algebraic Expressions

3. Negative Signs and Simplifying Algebraic Expressions

Don't let negative signs get you down. In this lesson, we'll stay positive as we practice simplifying algebraic expressions that have those tricky negative signs.

Defining, Translating, & Solving One-Step Equations

4. Defining, Translating, & Solving One-Step Equations

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can write a simple math equation when you are given a word problem. Learn how to translate words into math symbols. Learn the shortcuts to remember.

Common Algebraic Equations: Linear, Quadratic, Polynomial, and More

5. Common Algebraic Equations: Linear, Quadratic, Polynomial, and More

Watch this video lesson to see the kinds of equations that you will come across most often in algebra. Learn to distinguish them by just looking for the identifying components of each equation.

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