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Algebra: Completing the Square
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Algebra: Completing the Square

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Grade Level Grades 6-12
Resource Type Activity, Handout, Lesson Plan
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A complete lesson on 'completing the square' by using a visual representation. Initially; the idea of using rectangles to represent multiplying brackets is used. Next; the numerical term is subtracted; equivalent to subtracting the square from the bottom of the diagram. Finally; the idea of completing the square is introduced by halving the bottom of a rectangle and rearranging the sides along a square of side x.

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completing_the_square_presentation.pdf

Handout, Worksheet
February 8, 2020
3.16 MB

printed_completing_the_square.pdf

Handout, Worksheet
February 8, 2020
774.12 KB

complete_the_square_lesson_plan.pdf

Lesson Plan
February 8, 2020
40.58 KB

shape_cutouts_sheet_bw.pdf

Activity
February 8, 2020
133.12 KB
4.8
16 Reviews
A very useful resource, to make a complex topic simple
Maheshwari Srinivasan
October 30, 2020
Anna Gonzales
April 04, 2019
i am a little confused on the
Alexa Shaw
October 23, 2018
Try it!
Khaled Elokely
October 05, 2018
kamarudheen58
July 30, 2018
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