Algebra 1 section of MathBitsNotebook.com

 Properties of Real Numbers

indicates compatibility to NY Next Generation Math Standards (NGMS)
 LESSONS: • What are Real Numbers? (real numbers and number systems) • Basic Properties of Real Numbers (distrib, comm, associ, identity, inverse, zero) • Hints for Remembering Basic Properties • More About the Distributive Property (7 additional facts) • Closure Property (definition and examples) • Where the Properties Don't Work! (comm, assoc, closure, other sets of number) • Properties of Real Numbers CHART (includes properties of equality, examples, hints) • Fraction Properties CHART (dealing with fractions) • Using Properties of Real Numbers (equivalent expressions, justifying solutions) * • Absolute Value (distance connection, define, examples, algebraic statement, properties) • Binary Operations (applying knowledge to new situations)

 PRACTICE: • Properties of Real Numbers (examine, rewrite, simplify and explain) • Multiple Choice Practice (properties of Real Numbers and more) • • Practice Absolute Value • Exploring Binary Operations (exploring creative operations and tables) • Vocabulary - Word Guess Game (topical vocabulary game - iPad compatible)

 REFRESHERS: (review old skills) * calculator link