• Mathematics
• Year 7

# Algebra

approx. 9 hrs

6 topics

20 concepts

Improve your Algebra skills and establish the right foundations for Year 8 Mathematics.

Available in
ACT NSW NT QLD SA TAS VIC WA

### Overview

Algebra is a core component of the Number and Algebra strand in the Australian curriculum. We teach students how to simplify algebraic expressions and solve algebraic equations using inspection and substitution of equations.

### Topics & Concepts We Cover

This learning program is made up of the following 6 topics, broken down into 20 concepts.

• #### Language of Algebra 3 concepts

1. Language of algebra

2. Model simple algebraic expressions using concrete materials or otherwise

3. Identify features of an algebraic expressions using language of algebra

• #### Equivalence and Words to Expressions 2 concepts

1. Equivalent expressions

2. Translate words to algebraic expressions

• #### Basic Operations with Algebra 6 concepts

1. Dividing algebraic expressions, no indices

2. Simplify a range of algebraic expressions, including those involving mixed operations

3. Connect algebra with the commutative and associative laws

4. Multiply algebraic expressions, no indices

5. Simplify algebraic expressions by adding or subtracting like terms

6. Identify like terms

• #### Substitution and Number Pattern 2 concepts

1. Generate a number pattern from an algebraic expression

2. Substitute positive or negative values into an algebraic expression and evaluate the result

• #### Introduction to Equations 3 concepts

1. Use the balance model to solve equations

2. Distinguish between pronumerals and variables

3. Solving equations by inspection i.e. without use of pronumeral

• #### Solve Equations Systematically 4 concepts

1. Check solutions to equations by substitution

2. Writing equations from a description

3. Solve one-step equations

4. Solve two-step equations

### What you'll get

Learning Content

• A customised learning plan to suit your needs, adapting to your pace as you learn, progress and achieve mastery
• All the content required to help you master the syllabus, including theory, worked examples, exam preparation and practice questions

An Expert Tutor

• We match you to a private, expert tutor who is right for your needs and goals
• Our tutors are talented, tested, top ATAR achievers and subject experts
• During each session, your tutor guides you through your learning program, providing real-time, live expert tutoring in Algebra

Reporting

• Access information at every stage showing what's been mastered, what areas need to be worked on and what's next
• You and your parents receive a comprehensive feedback report after every session
• Every session is recorded and available for you to watch at any time, allowing you to review what was covered

### Ready to start this program?

Simply pick a time that works for you

We'll be in contact to match you with one of our top tutors and book your first session

Starting at

\$49(inc. GST)

per session

Fully flexible

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