Videos and lessons to help Grade 6 students learn to apply the properties of operations to generate equivalent expressions.

For example, apply the distributive property to the expression 3 (2 + x) to produce the equivalent expression 6 + 3x; apply the distributive property to the expression 24x + 18y to produce the equivalent expression 6 (4x + 3y); apply properties of operations to y + y + y to produce the equivalent expression 3y

Common Core: 6.EE.3

- I can use properties of operations to create equivalent expressions.
- I can create equivalent expressions using the properties of operations (e.g. distributive
property, associative property, adding like terms with the addition property or equality,
etc.).

- I can apply the properties of operations to create equivalent expressions.

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Common Core for Grade 6

More Lessons for Grade 6

Apply properties of operations to generate equivalent expressions--Lesson 1 of 4 (Standard 6.EE.3)

In this lesson you will learn how to write equivalent expressions by using the Additive Identity Property of Zero and the Multiplicative Identity Property of 1.

Apply properties of operations to generate equivalent expressions--Lesson 2 of 4 (Standard 6.EE.3)

In this lesson you will learn how to write equivalent expressions by using the Distributive Property of Multiplication over Addition.

Apply properties of operations to generate equivalent expressions--Lesson 3 of 4 (Standard 6.EE.3)

In this lesson you will learn how to write an equivalent expression by finding and using the Additive Inverse.

Apply properties of operations to generate equivalent expressions--Lesson 4 of 4 (Standard 6.EE.3)

In this lesson you will learn how to write equivalent expressions by finding and using the Multiplicative Inverse.

Use Distributive Property to Write Equivalent Expressions

Learn how to take an expression like 12a+8b and rewrite it using the distributive property.

Write equivalent expressions using the distributive property - 6.EE.3

In this lesson you will learn how to write equivalent expressions by using the Distributive Property.

Equivalent Expressions.

Equivalent Expressions.

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