A puzzle worksheet that scaffolds the process of solving quadratics using completing the square. (Determine the number needed to complete the square. Solve an equation by taking the square root. Solve a quadratic by completing the square.)
Crossword style puzzle on polynomial division. Student should know how to perform synthetic as well as long division. Good activity for teams of students to try to solve and compete against other teams in the class.
A power point BINGO game that provides students additional practice solving systems of linear equations. Problems include solving by graphing, elimination, and substitution. It also asks students to determine where systems are consistent or
A wheel of fortune type game where students solve equations in order to pick a letter and solve a riddle. The puzzle includes 20 problems. The first puzzle has students solve equations involving multiple grouping symbols and word problems. The
An additional practice puzzle solving linear equations. Problems involve parentheses, fractions, and decimals. The questions are arranged in a grid so that the solutions in rows and columns add to the same "magic" number. The puzzle format
A game modeled after the tv show "The Weakest Link". Students in groups try to answer each problem correctly and earn as many points as possible. If a team answers correctly and hasn't banked their earnings, they loose all of there points.
A set of five worksheets on the transformation of functions. The first few worksheets focus on rigid transformations while the last few include non-rigid transformations. Worksheets have students state transformations, graph functions and write
The clues for the short crossword puzzle are in the form of word problems that can be solved using one variable. The problems involve translating verbal statements into algebraic equations and solving simple age problems.
This puzzle can be used
Over 100 problems on introductory topics of Algebra 2 that can be cut and paste into a document to create a test or quiz. Each concept has multiple choice and short answer questions. There is also a sample test at the end of the document. Topics
This is a wheel of fortune type game is focused on the study of the graphs of sinusoids. Questions focus on writing equations, determine period, amplitude, frequency and domain and range. Student solve problems while trying to determine the answer
A bundle of four activities for algebra 1 honors or algebra 2 students. A cutout (tangram) reviews the concept of slope. Understanding of the graphs of linear equations is tested through a puzzle. Cubes used to practice writing the equations of
A jeopardy style game that reviews exponential and logarithmic expressions and equations. These problems are ideal for an average level algebra 2 class or an initial assessment for an honors or precalculus class.
This worksheet was developed for an algebra 2 honors class. It focuses on common mistakes made by students such as multiplying before dividing when parentheses are used to indicate multiplication. The worksheet varies the type and emphasizes
A packet of seven worksheets with answers. Topics include solving by graphing, factoring, completing the square, quadratic formula and discriminant. Questions give students a chance to practice each method and choose the best method.
A two day, seven example lesson that teaches how to solve absolute value equations graphically and algebraically. The lesson involves several interactive features included a self-quiz after the first half of the lesson, answer icons that reveal
A Smartboard lesson on the order of operations and evaluating expressions and formulas. The lesson provides plenty of practice and review games and focuses on common mistakes made by algebra students. There are challenge problems and standardized