12 2 variable systems of equations are given. Students will match the solutions x and y to the system and place the answer on the given worksheet. 12 story problems are also given, using value of nickels, dimes and quarters, as well as animal problems using heads and legs. The systems use elimination and/or substitution to solve.
The teacher can have the student match the story problems to the systems or just write the equations and solve them.
MatchingMania is a fun cooperative learning activity in which the student matches the appropriate answer(s) to the given problem.