Revised 12.13.05


Chapter 10

Transition Math Overview
Internet Examples
Internet Activities

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The Center for Innovation in Engineering & Science Education


Ihor Charischak

Ange Pantazes

CIESEmath Project
Transition Math Alignments

Chapter 10 - Multiplication and other Operations
Multiplication as Shortcut Addition
Solving ax = b  
10.3 Using ax = b
10.4 Solving ax + b = c
Algebra Balance Scales - Solve simple linear equations using a balance beam representation.
Solving ax + b = c when a Is Negative
10.6 The Distributive Property
The Surface Area of a Box
Finding the minimum surface area problem (word document)
10.8 Dimensions and Units
Areas of Triangles  
10.10 Areas of Trapezoids - Pick's Law

Project 4 - Surface Areas and Volumes of Boxes (p. 583)
Find minimum area and
maximum volume using the Box Applet

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