Algebraic Investigations - Unit 1: Pre Algebra – Activity

Skill 1.10 – Combine Like Terms

Name: _____________________________
Date: __________ Period:____

Activity – Combining Like Fruit
Monday, February 7, 2010
Group the fruits to make a simplified expression. On #8, use the expression, to draw the fruit diagram.

Pictures

Expressions

1.
3a

= o + o + a + a + a = 2o +

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3.

4.

5.

6.

7.
8.

=

2a + w + 3b + 2b

2

KEY:
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------=a

= a2

=w

=o
= b2

=c

=b