Substitution Method for Solving Systems of Equations Fun Activity

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A class favorite! Students use the substitution method to find the missing words in an entertaining limerick. A fun, self-checking activity!

In this activity, students solve 10 systems of linear equations in order to fill in the fun poem. After they solve a problem, they look in the table to find the missing word to add to the poem. It may seem silly, but it's a great motivator for students!

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Solve systems of linear equations exactly and approximately (e.g., with graphs), focusing on pairs of linear equations in two variables.


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