13 videos in "Solving Literal Equations"

Solving Literal Equations Part 1

Solving a literal equation

Solving Literal Equations

Solving a TwoStep Literal Equation

Solving a Literal Equation using the Distributive Property

Solving Literal Volume Equation

Solving Rational Literal Equation

Solving Literal Equation with Direct Variation

Solving Literal Equation using Two Steps

Solving an Equation for a Variable

Solving a Quadratic Equation for a Variable

Solving Literal Equation using Distributive Property

Solve Equation for a Variable
Solving Literal Equations Part 1
Solving Literal Equations Part 1
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Part of video series Solving Literal Equations
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Part 1 of solving for one variable in a formula.
 What is a literal equation in Algebra?
 How do you solve for one variable in a formula?
 How can you solve for t in d = rt?
 If you know the rate and distance, how can you find the time?
 How do you solve I = Prt for I?
 How do you solve for w in the Geometry formula 2w + 2h + l = p?
 How do you get r all by itself in the formula sr + tr = u?
 How can you solve for a variable in a formula if it shows up twice?
 How can you solve for m in the formula mn = p  mr?
This lesson, although it may seem a bit basic, is quite challenging to many beginning Algebra students. You will learn in this lesson how to get one variable all by itself when given a formula. A couple of example formulas are shown and variables are solved for.