This file includes five challenging word problems that require students to create and solve algebraic expressions. Each scenario involves a real world situation in which students are able to relate.
These questions align with the following Common Core Standards:
Use parentheses, brackets, or braces in numerical expressions, and evaluate expressions with these symbols.
Write simple expressions that record calculations with numbers, and interpret numerical expressions without evaluating them.
Ideas for use:
Formative or summative assessment
Cooperative learning groups
Daily Warm Ups
Small Group Guided Instruction