# 3 Act Math Tasks

## Organized by the Common Core States Standard (CCSS) Initiative

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# Grade 8

## 8.EE.7

**Overall Expectation Description:**

## 8.EE.7 – Grade 8 – Expressions & Equations

Analyze and solve linear equations and pairs of simultaneous linear equations.

Solve linear equations in one variable.

## Related 3 Act Math Tasks:

## Order Up!

### How much will it cost for the entire order?

**Shared By:**

Jon Orr

**Math Topic:**

Creating polynomial expressions, collecting like terms, modelling with equations, algebraic representation

**Common Core State Standard Alignment:**

## Quick Points!

### How many baskets will it take to get 46 points?

**Shared By:**

Jon Orr

**Math Topic:**

Creating linear equations, solving two-step equations, linear relations

**Common Core State Standard Alignment:**

## Ditch Diggers

### Guess whether or not the two ditch diggers will meet.

**Shared By:**

Dan Meyer

**Math Topic:**

Analyze and solve linear equations and pairs of simultaneous linear equations.

**Common Core State Standard Alignment:**