# Mathematics / Year 7 / Number and Algebra / Linear and non-linear relationships

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Curriculum content descriptions

Solve simple linear equations (ACMNA179)

Elaborations
• solving equations using concrete materials, such as the balance model, and explain the need to do the same thing to each side of the equation using substitution to check solutions
• investigating a range of strategies to solve equations
General capabilities
• Numeracy Numeracy
• Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
ScOT terms

Linear equations

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