To solve a two step equation with a fraction like the following: (3⁄10)x + 5 = 11 you need to undo what has been done to the… Read more “Solving Two-Step Equations with Fractions! – CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.EE.B.3”

# Category: CommonCore

## Fractional Exponents – N.RN.1

In Integrated Mathematics II students will begin the year by learning about fractional exponents. In this section they will learn that with fractional exponents the: 1. Numerator,… Read more “Fractional Exponents – N.RN.1”

## Solving One – Step Equations – CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.6.EE.B.5

In middle school students encounter one – step and two step equations. In sixth grade they learn to solve one step equations by substituting in the correct… Read more “Solving One – Step Equations – CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.6.EE.B.5”

## Quick Tip on Converting Repeating Decimals to Fractions – CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.8.NS.A.1

Let’s say you wanted to convert 0.83838383 … to a decimal. There is a very simple process to doing this. Let me walk you through it: set… Read more “Quick Tip on Converting Repeating Decimals to Fractions – CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.8.NS.A.1”

## Ratios and Proportional Relationships Unit – 7th Grade

Are you a middle school teacher who is stressed out and overworked? I know I was! That is why I created a way to make it easier… Read more “Ratios and Proportional Relationships Unit – 7th Grade”

## CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.RP.A.3 – Tax and Tip

A problem for Common Core standard CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.RP.A.3 McPuckles Restaurant menu is listed below. They charge a 6% sales tax and an 18% percent gratuity based on the pre-tax… Read more “CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.RP.A.3 – Tax and Tip”

## CCSS.Math.Content.7.RP.A.2.b -Constant of Proportionality

Below is a sample problem you can use with your 7th grader for a Constant of Proportionality problem: Jimmy works a construction job and gets paid $300… Read more “CCSS.Math.Content.7.RP.A.2.b -Constant of Proportionality”

## Making Pancakes!

A typical recipe to make 10 pancakes includes 1 cup pancake mix, 3/4 cups of milk, 1 Tbsp. oil and 1 egg. If a typical student eats… Read more “Making Pancakes!”

## 7.RP.A.1 – Unit rate problem

Johnny goes to his local convenience store to pick up some milk. The convenience store offers the following choices: Moo-It’s Good Milk sold as 1/2 gallon for… Read more “7.RP.A.1 – Unit rate problem”