Solving Linear Equations Part 1

Sick of ads?‚Äč Sign up for MathVids Premium
Taught by YourMathGal
  • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
14304 views | 3 ratings
Part of video series
Meets NCTM Standards:
Lesson Description:

Part 1 of Solving Linear Equations in one variable. Covers examples solving equations using the addition property of equality.

More free YouTube videos by Julie Harland are organized at http://yourmathgal.com

Questions answered by this video:
  • What is the definition of a linear equation in one variable?
  • How do you solve a linear equation with one variable?
  • What is an equation in the form Ax + B = C?
  • What is the Addition Property of Equality?
  • What are equivalent equations?
  • How can you use the addition property of equality to solve an equation?
  • How can you think of equations as a scale?
  • How do you solve the equation x + 2 = 5?
  • How can you check to make sure your solution to an equation is correct?
  • How do you solve x - 8 = -15 using the addition property of equality and check your solution?
  • How can you solve 4 + n = -9 using the addition property of equality and check your solution?
  • Staff Review

    • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
    This lesson does a good job of explaining the very basic, beginning concepts of what an equation in one variable is and how to use properties to solve the equation. Several example problems are shown and explained in this intro video.