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1
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A term that is only a number

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Constant

(Two Terms) 3x+2 (2 is constant)

1
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Solving Equations Step 5

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Use the Multiplication property of equality to divide both sides by the numerical coefficient of the variable to solve.

2
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What is this type of equation called…

5x-2=6

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Linear Equation in One Variable

or

First Degree Equation in One Variable

4
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A Math Problem written like so…

“7+4=11” is called an ______.

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Equation

4
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A

A,B, and C represent numbers

If A=B, then A+C = B+C

And A - C = B - C

5
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In problem solving of equations what does “UTSIC” Stand For?

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Understand- the Problem

Translate- Into an equation

Solve- The Equation

Interpret- The Results

Check- The Conclusion.

6
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Solving Equations Step 6

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Check the solution in the original equation

7
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A Term That Contains a Non-Constant

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A Variable

(Two Terms) 3x+2 (x is is Variable)

8
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The number Factor of a term w/ a variable.

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A Numerical Coefficient 3x (3 Is the Coefficient)

8
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Solving equations step 1

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If there are fractions present multiply both sides of the equation by the LCD of the fractions.

9
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Terms that contain the SAME VARIABLE and RAISED TO THE SAME exponents are called.

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Like Terms

3x4 & 7x4 are like terms

3x2 & 7x4 are unalike

3y4 & 7x4 are unalike

10
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Solving Equations Step 3

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Combine any like terms on each side of the equation

12
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The variable or constant of an algebraic expressions

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Terms

x+3 (Two Terms)

3y+x+6 (Three Terms)

13
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Solving Equations Step 2

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If there are Parentheses Use The Distributive Property

15
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Expressions are equal to _________.

The Only difference is that expressions are not for solving.

Where as ________. are

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Equations

Equations

Expression (x+7)

Equation(x+7= 10)

16
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The SUM or DIFFERENCE of like terms can be simplified using the_________

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Distributive Property

If A,B, and C are numbers then…

ac + bc= (a+b)c

ac - bc = (a-b)c

17
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Solving Equations Step 4

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Use the addition property of equality to rewrite the equation so that variable terms are on one side of the equation, and constant terms are on the other side.

18
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The Multiplication Property of Equality

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Let A,B, and C represent numbers

If C≠0 and A=B, then..

AxC = BxC

And A÷C = B÷C

19
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A ______ for an equation is a value for the variable that makes the equation a true statement.

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Solution