# Lesson 48 – Doodles Do Algebra

Update: This Lesson Is Part of Book 3 of Doodles Do Algebra: “The Basic Math of Algebra” available on Amazon.

Worksheet:

Available in the book, “The Basic Math of Algebra, Book 3 of Doodles Do Algebra“

Today your child learns from DoodleCat that 2×3 is the same as 3×2 and that a x b is the same as b x a, and then he gets to solve some multiplication problems. There is a name for this property but at this stage we are trying to teach your child to be able to solve algebraic problems and the high-falootin’ names and properties come later.

Problem 1. $2ab$
Problem 2. $6ab$
Problem 3. $a^2$
Problem 4. $a^3$
Problem 5. $6a^2b^3$