Students add and multiply polynomials to solve problems based on area and perimeter.
This activity combines algebraic and geometric thinking.
Students are given room dimensions in the form of polynomials. They must use perimeter and area formulas to answer word problems about painting and flooring.
The task could be used as an assessment. It is quite challenging and can be used in partners or groups.
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