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AII.1a 
The student, given rational, radical, or polynomial expressions, will
a) add, subtract, multiply, divide, and simplify rational algebraic expressions. 

Essential Knowledge and Skills 
 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide rational algebraic expressions.
 Simplify a rational algebraic expression with common monomial or binomial factors.
 Recognize a complex algebraic fraction, and simplify it as a quotient or product of simple algebraic fractions.

Essential Understandings 
 Computational skills applicable to numerical fractions also apply to rational expressions involving variables.


Vertical Articulation 
 SOL A.1  represent verbal quantitative situations algebraically/evaluate expressions for given replacement values of variables

Instructional Materials 
 VDOE ESS Lesson: Rational Expressions  Expressions and Operations (PDF)  Performing operations with rational expressions (Word)

Real World Lessons 

Practice 
 VDOE ESS: Simplify Rational Expressions Extension (pdf)
 VDOE ESS: Performing Operations on Rational Expressions (pdf)

SelfAssessments 
 SOL MiniQuiz: AII.1a  Simplifying, Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions

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ASSE.2 
AAPR.2 
AAPR.4 
AAPR.6 
AAPR.7 
FIF.8a 

