Lesson Plan

Solve linear equations with infinite solutions by simplifying to a = a

teaches Common Core State Standards CCSS.Math.Content.8.EE.C.7 http://corestandards.org/Math/Content/8/EE/C/7
teaches Common Core State Standards CCSS.Math.Content.8.EE.C.7a http://corestandards.org/Math/Content/8/EE/C/7/a

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Big Ideas: Linear equations in one variable may have infinite solutions. Linear equations with infinite solutions simplify to the form a = a, where a is any real number. This lesson requires students to translate words to expressions, combine expressions, and finally build and solve an equation. The equation simplifies to the form a = a. Students will recognize that, when substituted for a, any real number will make the statement true. Therefore, the equation has an infinite number of solutions. Vocabulary: infinite
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