In this activity students will demonstrate their knowledge of solving multi-step algebraic equation. There are 5 equations in the packet. Each one is solved incorrectly. Students must
(1) Solve the equation correctly
(2) Identify the error
(3) Share the rule to remember or a tip to avoid the mistake in the future
Each page is formatted with the incorrectly solved equation and space for students to complete all 3 steps.
This may be given as a packet for students to complete all 5 or used as a jig saw activity where students complete one and then share their results with their peers.
Answers are included.