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Learning objects Multiplication of Variables

TLF ID M016320

An animated tutorial that discusses expressions such as 4x, where the multiplication symbol has been omitted, and then presents a method for multiplying simple algebraic expressions.

Educational details

Educational value
  • This resource is valuable for addressing the Australian Curriculum: Mathematics content description in Year 8 related to algebraic expressions. The focus is on mastering the process for multiplying algebraic expressions and on understanding why this procedure works.
Year level

7; 8

Learning area
  • Mathematics

Other details

  • Contributor
  • Name: Intel Corporation
  • Organization: Intel Corporation
  • Description: author
  • Name: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Organization: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Description: Data contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL:
  • Publisher
  • Name: Intel Corporation
  • Organization: Intel Corporation
  • Description: Publisher
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL:
Access profile
  • Generic
Learning Resource Type
  • Interactive
  • Copyright © 2013 Intel Corporation