Looking for a fun, engaging resource for the distributive property and combining like terms?
This math puzzle is sure to be a hit!
To solve the puzzle, students will first simplify 12 expressions using the distributive property and combining like terms. They will then need to evalutate the resulting expression given x=2 in order to solve the pun. The puzzle is two-part to eliminate guessing and to add rigor. This puzzle would be great for early finishers, test review, informal assessment, or to leave for a substitute!
⭐ 1 student worksheet
⭐ 1 teacher key
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