The purpose of this activity is for students to analyze common errors that occur when simplifying algebraic expressions. By identifying the errors on their own, students are more likely to avoid such errors in their own math work.
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
This is a game that can be played in partners or larger groups. It does require the use of dice.
For each round, there is a goal specified. For example, one goal is to get the largest sum. Each round has a formatted work space for students to
Students must calculate the percent increase of 6 different items. Students will then sort the items as either having a mark up greater or less than 25%. Assignment comes with a formatted work space. The assignment comes with 2 versions, the