SOL 
A.4  The student will solve multistep linear and quadratic equations in two variables, including
d) solving multistep linear equations algebraically and graphically.
f) solving realworld problems involving equations and systems of equations.
Graphing calculators will be used both as a primary tool in solving problems and to verify algebraic solutions.


Common Core Standards 
8.EE.7a 
8.EE.7b 
8.EE.8b 
8.EE.8c 
ACED.1 
ACED.2 
ACED.3 
AREI.3 

Warmup 
 ExamView Quiz: Solving Equations by Multiplication or Division
 Warmup:
Solving Equations with Multiplication or Division (doc)

Lessons 
 Notes (ver
1): Solving multistep equations (ppt)
 Notes
(ver 2): Solving multistep equations (ppt)  Student
Notes (doc)
 Activity: Project
Graduation Puzzle (doc) 
(pdf)
 Classwork: Solving
Equations Worksheet (doc)

Videos 
 Video: PH Solving TwoStep Equations
 Video: PH Writing and Solving TwoStep Equations
 Video: PH Solving MultiStep Equations Using Distributive Property
 Video: PH Solving MultiStep Equations by Combining Like Terms

Explore Learning 
 Modeling and Solving TwoStep Equations: Solve a two‑step equation using a cup‑and‑counter model. Use step‑by‑step feedback to diagnose and correct incorrect steps.
 Solving Equations By Graphing Each Side: Solve an equation by graphing each side and finding the intersection of the lines. Vary the coefficients in the equation and explore how the graph changes in response.
 Solving TwoStep Equations: Choose the correct steps to solve a twostep equation. Use the feedback to diagnose incorrect steps.

Geogebra 

Internet
Sites 
 Interactive
Notes: Solving two step equations  notes
and workout problems from Math.com
 Interactive:
Solving equations  applet that uses the
"balance strategy" at Mathsnet.net
 Interactive:
Solving Equations with Flash Cards  Flash
cards used for practicing 1step and 2step equations from
Aplusmath.com

Tasks 

Homework 
 Casio Calculator Investigation: Equations (doc)  (pdf)
 Solving Equations
Worksheet (doc)
 Geogebra Equations Assessment (ggb)
 Project
Graduation Quotable Puzzle (doc)  (pdf)
 Glencoe PWS (pdf)
 Glencoe SG (pdf)

Journal 

2Step Equations: Solve the following equations and give a reason
for each step. Write your steps clearly so someone who has never
solved an equation before will understand. 3x  4 = 14

Study Guide 
 ExamView Quiz: Solving MultiStep Equations
 Prentice Hall Quiz
 Prentice Hall Quiz #2

Other 
