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Distributive Property for Expressions

Factoring Expressions

Writing Expressions

Evaluate Algebraic Expressions

Simplify Expressions

Write Expressions for Word Problems

Examples, solutions, videos, and worksheets to help Grade 6 and Grade 7 students learn how to write and evaluate expressions for word problems.

### How to write and evaluate expressions for word problems?

When dealing with word problems in mathematics, the goal is to translate the given scenario into a mathematical expression that can then be evaluated to find the solution.

Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you through this process, followed by some worksheets to help you practice.

Steps to Write and Evaluate Expressions

- Read the Problem Carefully: Understand the context and identify the key information.
- Identify Variables and Constants: Determine what quantities are changing (variables) and what quantities are fixed (constants).
- Translate the Problem into an Expression: Convert the verbal description into a mathematical expression using appropriate operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division).
- Evaluate the Expression: Substitute the given values into the expression and perform the calculations to find the solution.

Have a look at this video if you need to review how to write and evaluate an expression.

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