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Henrico County Public Schools, Virginia
Expressions and Operations

Equations and Inequalities

Functions

Statistics

SOL Review Materials
AII.4c
The student will solve, algebraically and graphically,
c)   equations containing rational algebraic expressions.
Graphing calculators will be used for solving and for confirming the algebraic solutions
Essential Knowledge and Skills 
  • Solve equations containing rational algebraic expressions with monomial or binomial denominators algebraically and graphically.
Essential Understandings
  • The process of solving rational equations can lead to extraneous solutions.
  • Equations can be solved in a variety of ways.
  • Set builder notation may be used to represent solution sets of equations and inequalities.
Vertical Articulation
  1. SOL A.4cd - c) solve quad equations (algebraically/graphically); d) solve multistep linear equations (algebraically/ graphically);
Instructional Materials
  1. VDOE ESS Lesson: Rational Equations - Equations and Inequalities (PDF) - Solving equations containing rational algebraic expressions (Word)
Real World Lessons
Practice
  1. VDOE ESS: Solving Rational Equations: Introductory Exercise (pdf)
  2. VDOE ESS: Solving Rational Equations: Practice Problems (pdf)
Self-Assessments
  1. AII.4c - Solving Rational Equations
Skills
  1. JMU Pivotal Question: Rational and Radical Expressions (doc)
Videos
  1. Video Tutor - Solving Polynomial Equations
Explore Learning
  1. None
Websites
Common Core Standards
N-CN.7
N-CN.8
A-REI.2
A-REI.4a
A-REI.4b
F-IF.7b
F-IF.8a