### Examples

The equation 96=8×t can be used to determine the cost of each movie ticket at the movie theatre if a total of $96 was spent on 8 equally priced tickets. Then each ticket costs $12.### Clarifications

*Clarification 1:*Instruction extends the development of algebraic thinking skills where the symbolic representation of the unknown uses a letter.

*Clarification 2:* Problems include the unknown on either side of the equal sign.

*Clarification 3:* Multiplication is limited to factors within 12 and related division facts.

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

**Grade:**4

**Strand:**Algebraic Reasoning

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

**Status:**State Board Approved

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## MFAS Formative Assessments

Students are asked to write equations to represent two multiplicative comparison problems and to then solve the problems.

Students are asked to write equations to represent two multiplicative comparison problems and to then solve the problems.

Students are given a two-step word problem and are asked to solve the problem and write an equation with a letter representing the unknown in the equation.

Students are asked to write equations to represent two multiplicative comparison problems and to then solve the problems.

## Original Student Tutorials Mathematics - Grades K-5

Discover how multiplicative comparison problems, from outer space, can be solved using division in this online tutorial.

Launch into solving word problems that use multiplicative comparisons, drawings, and symbols in this space-themed interactive tutorial.

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## Original Student Tutorials

Discover how multiplicative comparison problems, from outer space, can be solved using division in this online tutorial.

Type: Original Student Tutorial

Launch into solving word problems that use multiplicative comparisons, drawings, and symbols in this space-themed interactive tutorial.

Type: Original Student Tutorial