Unit 6, Lesson 22# Combining Like Terms (Part 3)

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Apply properties of operations to identify equivalent expressions. Rewrite an expression with fewer terms by noticing and combining terms with common factors Let's see how we can combine terms in an expression to write it with less terms. Learning targets: Given an expression, students can use various strategies to write an equivalent expression. When look at an expression, they can notice if some parts have common factors and make the expression shorter by combining those parts.