Multi-Step Equations | Pyramid Sum Puzzle

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All Things Algebra
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Multi-Step Equations Pyramid Sum Puzzle

Students will practice solving multi-step equations with distribution and variables on both sides with this triangle sum puzzle activity. Simply give each student the template and set of problems. They solve each problem, then paste them onto the template so that each solution equals the sum of the two solutions directly above it. See the preview for more detailed directions and photos. Answers in product image above are purposely incorrect.

For a digital version of the puzzle made in Google Slides, click here!

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Pre-Algebra Activities Bundle

Algebra 1 Curriculum (with Activities)

Algebra 1 Activities Bundle

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