In this activity, the student is asked to solve a variety of equations (one solution, infinite solutions, no solution) in the traditional algebraic manner and to use pictures of a pan balance to show the solution process.
Grade Level(s): 8
Instructional Time: 15 Minute(s)
Freely Available: Yes
Keywords: Solving Equations, solving, equations, linear equations, variable, cpalms, icpalms, illustrativemathematics.org, illustrative mathematics, tasks, mathematics, math, Florida standards, resource, free, freely available, problems-based learning, student activities, balance, solutions
Instructional Component Type(s): Problem-Solving Task
Resource Collection: Illustrative Mathematics