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Mrs. Miller

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Algebra: Write Variable Equations

**Grades:**
5th Grade,
6th Grade,
4th Grade

**Subjects:**
Math

**Student Instructions**

Today you will learn all about writing variable equations for different scenarios. Think of a scenario like a short math word problem. Remember, variables are letters that represent unknown numbers in an equation. For example, if 10 - d = 5, we would know that d = 5 because 10 - 5 = 5. Write equations using variables in this activity.
1. Click on to begin your assignment.
2. Review page 1.
3. On page 2, write 3-5 examples of variables (any letters) we can use in a variable equation.
4. Write an equation using the given variables on pages 3-6. Don't forget to solve for the variable, too!
5. Complete the bonus on page 7 by writing your own scenario, writing an equation, and solving your equation.
You are so amazing!