Adding & Subtracting Monomials (Video)

Author of this Lesson (Touro Student): Daphane Vanel
Title of Lesson: Adding Monomials
Lesson Plan (UDL Format - Universal Design for Learning)
Student Worksheet (Lab Sheet)
NYS Standard -
Students will:
  • understand the concepts of and become proficient with the skills of mathematics;
  • communicate and reason mathematically;
  • become problem solvers by using appropriate tools and strategies;
through the integrated study of number sense and operations, algebra, geometry, measurement, and statistics and probability
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Goals of this Lesson:
  •  Students will learn to add and subtract monomials.
  • At the end of the lesson the students recall subtraction of monomials.
  • At the end of the lesson the students subtract polynomials.
Description of Lesson:

This lesson explains in detail the rules to adding and subtracting monomials as well as how to go about the calculations. This may come in handy if you are attempting to add two terms in an algebraic equation. A monomial is an expression with a single term.
A monomial is an algebraic expression that has only one term.
2x 3y2 -4a x3y2z
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