Simplify Expressions by Collecting Like Terms

In this lesson, we will introduce the vocabulary 'like terms' and group numbers and algebraic terms together in expressions to make them simpler.

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Quiz:

Simplify Expressions by Collecting Like Terms

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Q1.Simplify 5y + 7y – 3y

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Q2.Simplify p² + 5p² + 3p²

2/4

Q3.Simplify 4a + 5b + 3a + 2b

3/4

Q4.Simplify 9b² + 2b – 3b² + 5b

4/4

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Simplify Expressions by Collecting Like Terms

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Simplify 5y + 7y – 3y

1/4

Q2.Simplify p² + 5p² + 3p²

2/4

Q3.Simplify 4a + 5b + 3a + 2b

3/4

Q4.Simplify 9b² + 2b – 3b² + 5b

4/4

Lesson summary: Simplify Expressions by Collecting Like Terms

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