Students practice finding terms in a binomial expansion in this matching card activity. One half of the 20 pairs of matching cards has a binomial raised to a power and asks for a certain term and the other has a term. Students work individually, in pairs or small groups to match the cards. Challenging activity for students to practice using the binomial theorem and finding terms.
Using the binomial theorem is important skill for students in Algebra 1 and Algebra 2.
20 pairs of matching cards
Worksheet for students to explain their work
Weekly 5 form-- Use as a daily warm up
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