Ch 17: Writing & Solving One-Step Equations

About This Chapter

Gain greater insight into the process of writing and solving one-step equations with help from engaging lessons, short quizzes and a practice exam. These resources can be accessed 24/7 from any computer, smartphone or tablet, giving you a flexible and convenient way to study for exams or work on an assignment.

Writing & Solving One-Step Equations - Chapter Summary

Lessons in this chapter are designed to enhance your understanding of the steps involved in writing and solving one-step equations. Developed by top instructors, these lessons offer comprehensive steps and examples to ensure you easily grasp this concept. Feel free to review these lessons at your own pace. In no time, you will be ready to:

  • Explain how to write and solve addition equations and word problems with one variable
  • Show the process of writing and solving one-variable subtraction equations and word problems
  • Exhibit an ability to write and solve multiplication equations and word problems with one variable
  • Share ways to write and solve one-variable division equations and word problems

Videos average about 8 minutes each and feature a clickable timeline you can use to skip to key topics within the lesson. Below each video is a full transcript designed for individuals who like to print and read the materials or want to highlight information and take additional notes. A short quiz is included with each lesson that you can use to test your comprehension of ways to write and solve one-step equations. A chapter exam is also available to assess your knowledge.

8 Lessons in Chapter 17: Writing & Solving One-Step Equations
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Writing & Solving Addition Equations with One Variable

1. Writing & Solving Addition Equations with One Variable

After watching this video lesson, you will know how to properly write an addition equation and how to solve any addition equation that you come across. Learn what the steps are to solve these equations that have one variable in them.

Writing & Solving Addition Word Problems with One Variable

2. Writing & Solving Addition Word Problems with One Variable

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to write and solve addition word problems. Learn how to read your word problem, write out the algebraic equation, and then solve it for the unknown variable.

Writing & Solving Subtraction Equations with One Variable

3. Writing & Solving Subtraction Equations with One Variable

After watching this video lesson, you will know what is needed in order to write a subtraction equation. You will also know how to solve any subtraction equation that you are given or that you write.

Writing & Solving Subtraction Word Problems with One Variable

4. Writing & Solving Subtraction Word Problems with One Variable

You will be able to solve subtraction word problems after watching this video lesson. Learn how to take your word problem from words into an algebraic expression that you can solve.

Writing & Solving Multiplication Equations with One Variable

5. Writing & Solving Multiplication Equations with One Variable

After watching this video lesson, you will know the components that go into a complete multiplication equation. You will also learn the steps that are needed to solve a multiplication equation.

Writing & Solving Multiplication Word Problems with One Variable

6. Writing & Solving Multiplication Word Problems with One Variable

After watching this video lesson, you should be able to take a multiplication word problem and translate it into an algebraic expression that you can solve. You will also learn how to solve these problems from the expressions that you write.

Writing & Solving Division Equations with One Variable

7. Writing & Solving Division Equations with One Variable

In this video lesson, you will learn the proper format of a division equation. Learn what components are needed for a complete division equation. Also learn what steps you need to take to solve these division equations.

Writing & Solving Division Word Problems with One Variable

8. Writing & Solving Division Word Problems with One Variable

After watching this video lesson, you should be able to solve word problems that involve the division operator. Learn how to write your math problem using an algebraic expression and then solve it.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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