Solve simple algebraic fractions (equal to a number)

In this lesson, we will solve equations with algebraic fractions equal to a number.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Expand and simplify 4(y - 5) - 4

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Q2.Expand and simplify 5y+ 4 (y - 5)

2/3

Q3.Solve 3(y + 2) + 2 = 17

3/3

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Expand and simplify 4(y - 5) - 4

1/3

Q2.Expand and simplify 5y+ 4 (y - 5)

2/3

Q3.Solve 3(y + 2) + 2 = 17

3/3

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Solving algebraic fractions (equal to x + a)

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

Q1.I think of a number. I divide it by seven. My answer is 2.5. What number did I start with?

1/4

Q2.To solve this equation first multiply both sides of the equation by 7

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Q3.Solve

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Q4.True or False?

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Quiz:

Solving algebraic fractions (equal to x + a)

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

Q1.I think of a number. I divide it by seven. My answer is 2.5. What number did I start with?

1/4

Q2.To solve this equation first multiply both sides of the equation by 7

2/4

Q3.Solve

3/4

Q4.True or False?

4/4

Lesson summary: Solve simple algebraic fractions (equal to a number)

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