Hands On Algebra

Level 1

2(4x-2x+5) = 3x+15

Can you solve the problem above? What if I told you that I can get you to solve that in a few short days? If you are up for the challenge, click on the lessons below. Each lesson will teach you step by step on how to solve algebra equations. Eventually, by Lesson 6, you will be able to solve the problem above.


In order to do this lessons, you must have a clear understanding of your math facts, both addition/subtraction and multiplication.


In the videos, you will see certain materials being used. Here is all that you would need:



  • 10 similar objects of the same color (Lego pieces, checkers, Monopoly houses)
  • small pieces of paper, each labeled 1-10
  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Flat surface

Good Luck!

Level 1

Stay Tuned for Level 2 ....here's a preview!

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