Instructional Activity# Example 3: Any Order, Any Grouping in Expressions with Addition and Multiplication

Lesson 1. Unit 3. Grade 7 EngageNY

EngageNY9 min(s)

This Instructional Activity is a part of the Lesson 1, Unit 3, Grade 7. Students use any order, any grouping to rewrite products with a single coefficient first as terms only, then as terms within a sum, noticing that any order, any grouping cannot be used to mix multiplication with addition. Use any order, any grouping to write equivalent expressions.