### General Information

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

**Grade:**8

**Strand:**Number Sense and Operations

**Date Adopted or Revised:**08/20

**Status:**State Board Approved

Solve multi-step mathematical and real-world problems involving the order of operations with rational numbers including exponents and radicals.

The expression is equivalent to which is equivalent towhich is equivalent to .

*Clarification 2:* Within this benchmark, the expectation is to simplify radicals by factoring square roots of perfect squares up to 225 and cube roots of perfect cubes from -125 to 125.

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1205050: | M/J Accelerated Mathematics Grade 7 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2020, 2020 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current)) |

1205070: | M/J Grade 8 Pre-Algebra (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current)) |

1204000: | M/J Foundational Skills in Mathematics 6-8 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current)) |

7812030: | Access M/J Grade 8 Pre-Algebra (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2018, 2018 - 2019, 2019 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current)) |

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MA.8.NSO.1.AP.7 | Use tools to solve multi-step mathematical problems, with four or fewer steps, involving the order of operations with rational numbers including exponents and perfect squares and/or square roots. |

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Dimensions Needed | Students are asked to solve problems involving square roots and cube roots. |

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Square Root Part 3: Simplifying Radicals | Learn how to simplify radicals in this interactive tutorial. |

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Square Root Part 3: Simplifying Radicals: | Learn how to simplify radicals in this interactive tutorial. |