If you need an activity to highlight the accomplishments of African Americans, consider this math activity.
Students will solve systems of equations to find the values associated with letters that will reveal the following quote by B.B. King.
"The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you"
Included are 9 systems of equations with integer answers. This makes a great worksheet to leave with a substitute or to use for early-finishers during Black History month or anytime.
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