This lesson introduces and uses the sum and difference of cubes formulas.
This concept explores factoring the sum and difference of perfect cubes.
Explains how to factor polynomials in the forms a^3 + b^3 and a^3 - b^3.
To activate prior knowledge, make personal connections, reflect on key concepts, encourage critical thinking, and assess student knowledge on the topic prior to reading using a Quickwrite.
To stress understanding of a concept by summarizing the main idea and applying that understanding to create visual aids and generate questions and comments using a Concept Matrix.