Algebra I Module 1, Topic C, Lesson 17

Two Students Studying

Student Outcomes

  • Students learn that equations of the form (x - a)(x - b) = 0 have the same solution set as two equations joined by “or:”  x - a = 0 or x - b = 0.    Students solve factored or easily factorable equations.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
A.REI.3 Solve linear equations and inequalities in one variable, including equations with coefficients...
A.REI.4.b Solve quadratic equations by inspection (e.g., for x2 = 49), taking square roots, completing the...

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