### General Information

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

**Grade:**8

**Strand:**Algebraic Reasoning

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

**Status:**State Board Approved

Given an equation in the form of x²=p and x³=q, where p is a whole number and q is an integer, determine the real solutions.

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

Course Number1111 |
Course Title222 |

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.2.AP.3 | Given an equation in the form of x²=p and x³=q, use tools to determine real solutions where p is a perfect square up to 144 and q is a perfect cube from -125 to 125. |

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Roots and Radicals | Students are asked to solve simple quadratic and cubic equations and represent solutions using square root and cube root symbols. |

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

Square Root Part 2: Non-Perfect Squares | Learn what non-perfect squares are and find the decimal approximation of their square roots in this interactive tutorial. |

Square Root Part 1: Perfect Squares | Learn what perfect squares are and find their square roots in this interactive tutorial. |

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

Square Root Part 2: Non-Perfect Squares: | Learn what non-perfect squares are and find the decimal approximation of their square roots in this interactive tutorial. |

Square Root Part 1: Perfect Squares: | Learn what perfect squares are and find their square roots in this interactive tutorial. |