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Solving quadratic equations inquiry
The open nature of this prompt allows students to explore the reversibility of the product and factorisation of linear and quadratic expressions. The resource includes classroom examples, teacher notes and guided questions, as well as alternative prompts.
|Year level(s)||Year 10|
|Purpose||Assessment task, Extension, Student task, Teaching resource|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Collaborative learning, Differentiated teaching, Explicit teaching, Feedback, Mathematics investigation|
|Keywords||factor, linear factor, quadratic expression, factorise, product|
|Curriculum connections||Critical and creative thinking, Numeracy|
|Strand and focus||Algebra, Apply understanding, Build understanding|
|AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions||
Simplify algebraic expressions, expand binomial products and factorise monic quadratic expressions
Number patterns and algebraic thinking (P9)
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