How to Collect Like Terms

Curriculum support20 mins£2

Key takeaways
Understand how we use letters to represent things.
Understand how we can add and subtract algebraic expressions.
Understand how to multiply and divide algebraic expressions.
Amber Ali Host: Ms Ali is a secondary school teacher in England. She has been teaching for 7 years and also has a youtube channel aimed at students to further enhance their learning experience.

What do 3x, 5x, and 7x all have in common? The variable x, which makes them like terms! In this class, students will gain a better understanding of how letters are used to represent things in maths as well as how we can add, subtract, multiply, and divide algebraic expressions. This class is great for students in Years 7-9 or any other students who may want a refresher.

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Years 7 - 9.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:

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