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PHET Interactive Simulations: Equality Explorer

Free
By
University of Colorado Boulder

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Type:
html
Size:
1.76MB

Topics

Solving Equations
Inequalities
Inverse Operations

Description

Explore what it means for a mathematical statement to be balanced or unbalanced by interacting with objects on a balance. Discover the rules for keeping it balanced. Collect stars by playing the game!

Sample Learning Goals

Solve and manipulate algebraic equations by applying properties of real numbers (in particular, the inverse properties of addition and multiplication) and properties of equality
Solve and manipulate algebraic equations by substituting different values for a variable
Use a balance model to solve an equation for an unknown, and justify your strategies for solving
Solve an equation using only universal operations


Language:
English
Curriculum Alignment:
CAPS aligned
Publication Date:
2020-02-19
Grades:
7, 8, 9
Audience:
Learners
Teachers
Parents
Type:
Application
Copyright:
PhET Simulations All simulations available at http://phet.colorado.edu are open educational resources available under the Creative Commons Attribution license (CC-BY). Permission is granted to freely use, share, or redistribute PhET sims under the CC-BY license. The following attribution is required: PhET Interactive Simulations University of Colorado Boulder https://phet.colorado.edu If your use includes redistribution of the simulations, please let us know with this form. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScJLU-T_z-0BnIEH3TekDdxBdMZ8cKboKNeZ-ftF1vqyn6zcA/viewform
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