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Title Exploring Solving Systems of Linear Equations
Description The lesson guides students to discover the solution to a system of equations by graphing, the possibility of no solution or infinitely many solution, and how the slopes of two lines are related to the number of solutions.
Subject Mathematics
Level Middle School
Type Discussion Prompts, Guided Activity
Duration 90 minutes
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords graphing, solution, systems
Simulation(s) Graphing Lines (HTML5), Graphing Slope-Intercept (HTML5)

Author(s) Mary Burr
Contact Email mary.burr2@gmail.com
School / Organization FSUS
Date submitted 15/08/05
Date updated 17/06/14