Download presentation

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Published byOlivia Mason Modified over 4 years ago

1
Color this Polynomial Simplified A visualization method for simplifying expressions. A GEMS Submission/ALEX Submitted by: E. Thompson, PhD. Summer 2008

2
Why this method works: Helps organize like terms Eliminates overlooking a term Keeps everything from running together Can be used on a problem with any level of difficultyCan be used on a problem with any level of difficulty Can be re-visited with solving equations

3
Use color to change the way you visualize the problem: 2x – 3y +2x 2 – 6x +9y - Original Problem 2x – 3y +2x 2 – 6x +9y - Find all xs 2x – 3y +2x 2 – 6x +9y - Find all ys 2x – 3y +2x 2 – 6x +9y - Find all x 2 -4x +6y +2x 2 - Combine like terms +2x 2 -4x +6y – Highest power in front Final Answer: 2x 2 -4x +6y

4
The simple process Go through the problem and highlight things that are alike.

5
Variation with shapes: (Colors not required) 2x – 3y +2x 2 – 6x +9y - Original Problem 2x – 3y +2x 2 – 6x +9y - Find all xs 2x – 3y +2x 2 – 6x +9y - Find all ys 2x – 3y +2x 2 – 6x +9y - Find all x 2 -4x +6y +2x 2 - Combine like terms +2x 2 -4x +6y – Highest power in front Final Answer: 2x 2 -4x +6y

6
Increased Difficulty 2(x – y)+ 2y-3x +x 2 y Original Problem 2(x – y)+ 2y -3x +x 2 y Remove Parenthesis 2x –2y + 2y -3x +x 2 y Group with color -x + 0y +x 2 y Simplify -x +x 2 y Regroup x 2 y -x Final Answer Continue with class samples and individual practice.

Similar presentations

OK

Solving Equations Binomials Simplifying Polynomials 50 40 30 20 10 20 30 40 50 10 20 30 40 50 10 20 30 40 50 10 20 30 40 50.

Solving Equations Binomials Simplifying Polynomials 50 40 30 20 10 20 30 40 50 10 20 30 40 50 10 20 30 40 50 10 20 30 40 50.

© 2018 SlidePlayer.com Inc.

All rights reserved.

By using this website, you agree with our use of **cookies** to functioning of the site. More info in our Privacy Policy and Google Privacy & Terms.

Ads by Google

Micro display ppt on ipad Download ppt on child labour in hindi Ppt on trial and error method Ppt on mental health act 1987 Ppt on transportation in plants and animals Ppt on effect of global warming on weather oregon Best ppt on rainwater harvesting Ppt on atrial septal defect secundum Ppt on central administrative tribunal judgements Ppt on business life cycle