This puzzle activity is a fun and engaging way for students to practice solving Literal Equations
. Each puzzle piece corresponds to a problem number and has a matching answer on the template. Their goal for this activity is to put the picture puzzle together by solving literal equations.
Note to teachers:
a) The literal equations in this activity are intended for Algebra 1 students who are familiar with the following skills/topics:
- combining like terms
- Distributive Property of Multiplication over Addition
b) The literal equations in this set contain only the variables "a", "b" and "c".
You may require students to show their work on separate sheets of paper.
This activity is great for small groups, pair activities, individual practice, homework assignment, and more!
► What's Included?
- 16 literal equations (with varying levels of difficulty)
* 2 literal equations that can be solved in 2 steps
* 11 literal equations that can be solved in 3-4 steps
* 3 literal equations that can be solved in 5-6 steps
- 1 Picture Puzzle
- Answer Sheet for students to paste the puzzle pieces
- Premade workspace
- Answer Key
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