This is a set of 30 task cards on simplifying numerical expressions designed for the new 2014 Texas math TEKS. No exponents are included and all problems are with whole numbers only and include the four operations with parentheses. Some problems include brackets with parentheses. An answer key and recording sheet are included with the cards. Enjoy!
Texas TEKS 5.4F and 5.4E
5.4F: simplify numerical expressions that do not involve exponents, including up to two levels of grouping
5.4E: describe the meaning of parentheses and brackets in a numeric expression