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Common Core HS Algebra: Quadratics Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

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Question 1 1. Which of the following quadratic equations would have a negative discriminant?

Question 2 2. When using FOIL in reverse to factor a trinomial, the coefficient for which term needs two numbers to add up to it ?

Question 3 3. When factoring quadratic expressions with a non-1 leading coefficient, what does the pattern tell us that the pair of numbers we use to find the binomials must multiply to?

Question 4 4. Which equation below contains a trinomial that can be readily rewritten as a perfect square binomial?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is a quadratic equation in standard form?

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Question 6 6. What are the solutions to x^2 + 3x + 10 = 0?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is not a quadratic equation?

Question 8 8. Look at the choices below, which one correctly reflects the quadratic formula?

Question 9 9. Solve the equation below.

Question 10 10. When completing the square, a quadratic trinomial is turned into _____ .

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Question 11 11. Solve the equation below.

Question 12 12. If the equation below told you a ball was 'h' feet in the air after 't' seconds, what would be the first step to finding out when it hit the ground?

Question 13 13. What are the solutions to x^2 + 4x = 0?

Question 14 14. For which of the following trinomials can completing the square be done without having to do any extra work on it?

Question 15 15. Find the value for c and rewrite the equation in the vertex form.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is not an example of a quadratic equation in real life?

Question 17 17. In order to complete the square on the following equation, what value would you add to both sides?

Question 18 18. A quadratic equation will have up to _____ solutions.

Question 19 19. Rewrite the quadratic below in standard form:

Question 20 20. Why can't you solve a quadratic equation simply by using inverse operations to get the variable by itself?

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Question 21 21. Completing the square involves changing a quadratic equation from standard form into _____.

Question 22 22. Which quadratic equation below is in standard form and could be solved right away without doing any other algebra first?

Question 23 23. What are the solutions to x^2 - 9 = 0?

Question 24 24. What would the first step be in completing the square of the following equation?

Question 25 25. Expressing the equation below in the vertex form will give a value of 'h' = _____ .

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Question 26 26. Find the roots of the equation below.

Question 27 27. What types of equations is the quadratic formula used for?

Question 28 28. Solve the equation.

Question 29 29. What does the Zero Product Property tell us?

Question 30 30. Once you come up with the pair of numbers to fit the pattern, where do you insert them into the area model?

Common Core HS Algebra: Quadratics Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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