### Clarifications

*Clarification 1:*Instruction includes using manipulatives, drawings, number lines and inverse operations.

*Clarification 2:* Instruction includes equations in the forms , where p≠0, and px=q.

*Clarification 3:* Problems include equations where the variable may be on either side of the equal sign.

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

**Grade:**6

**Strand:**Algebraic Reasoning

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

**Status:**State Board Approved

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