MD.1.0. Knowledge of Algebra, Patterns, and Functions: Students will algebraically represent, model, analyze, or solve mathematical or real-world problems involving patterns or functional relationships.
1.B.1. Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities: Write and identify expressions.
1.B.1.c. Use parenthesis to evaluate a numeric expression.
MD.7.0. Processes of Mathematics: Students demonstrate the processes of mathematics by making connections and applying reasoning to solve problems and to communicate their findings.
7.C.1. Communications: Present mathematical ideas using words, symbols, visual displays, or technology
7.C.1.a. Use multiple representations to express concepts or solutions
7.C.1.d. Express solutions using concrete materials