### General Information

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

**Grade:**8

**Strand:**Algebraic Reasoning

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

**Status:**State Board Approved

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

The expression 99x-11x³ can be rewritten as 11x(9-x²) or as -11x(-9+x² ).

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1200400: | Foundational Skills in Mathematics 9-12 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current)) |

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.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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Factored Forms | Students are given two expressions and asked to rewrite each in factored form using the fewest number of terms. |

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Factor a Linear Expression by Taking a Common Factor | This video demonstrates how to factor a linear expression by taking a common factor. |

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Factor a Linear Expression by Taking a Common Factor: | This video demonstrates how to factor a linear expression by taking a common factor. |