This worksheet gives independent practice for students adding and subtraction of terms. Variations includes: variables with different exponents, distributive property, multiplying with fractions, identifying numbers of terms and nested expressions. A modified worksheet is included for differential skill levels. Examples are given to help student understand the concept of combining terms. Example 3 is a common misconception that students share when working with like terms. Two extra credit problems are given for stretch learning. Normal this is taught in intermediate or middle schools but common core has placed it in 6th grade. It is a must have concept prior to going to high school. The is worksheet compliments PowerPoint “Combining Like Terms 6.EE.3 and 6.EE.4”. Which is also available on TpT?