Mathematics / Year 10 / Number and Algebra / Patterns and algebra

Curriculum content descriptions

Apply the four operations to simple algebraic fractions with numerical denominators (ACMNA232)

  • expressing the sum and difference of algebraic fractions with a common denominator
  • using the index laws to simplify products and quotients of algebraic fractions
General capabilities
  • Numeracy Numeracy
  • Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
ScOT terms

Simple fractions,  Algebraic terms,  Number operations


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