General Information

**Number:**MA.8.AR.1

**Title:**Generate equivalent algebraic expressions.

**Type:**Standard

**Subject:**Mathematics (B.E.S.T.)

**Grade:**8

**Strand:**Algebraic Reasoning

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## Access Points

MA.8.AR.1.AP.1

Use the properties of integer exponents and product/quotient of powers with like bases to produce equivalent algebraic expressions limited to positive exponents and monomial bases.

MA.8.AR.1.AP.2

Use the distributive property to multiply a monomial by a linear expression.

MA.8.AR.1.AP.3

Rewrite the sum of two linear algebraic expressions having a common whole number monomial factor as the common factor multiplied by the sum of two linear algebraic expressions.

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## Tutorials

Factor a Linear Expression by Taking a Common Factor:

This video demonstrates how to factor a linear expression by taking a common factor.

Type: Tutorial

Exponents with Negative Bases:

In this tutorial, you will apply what you know about multiplying negative numbers to determine how negative bases with exponents are affected and what patterns develop.

Type: Tutorial

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