AIM: What are some strategies for solving linear equations?
HW: Unit 3 Textbook Complete Problem 3.4 Part A only, Moving Straight Ahead p. 71 #12, 14
Announcement: Middle school math midterms will take place Wednesday and Thursday January 18 & 19, in class. Please begin preparing now.
a) 3x + 2 = 4x + 5 b) 3(2x + 1) = 3x + 12
Classwork: We practiced using the properties of equality and our understanding of rational numbers to solve linear equations. We worked on solving equations with variables and constants on both sides of the equation.