ELM Test - Algebra: Basic Expressions Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In a football game, Peyton threw 17 more complete passes than Tom, who threw p. Express the number of complete passes Peyton had in terms of p.

Question 2 2. Simplify: -5x(x - 3y)

Question 3 3. Evaluate the following expression for x =36.

Question 4 4. Keara is 5 years older than Michelle. If Michelle is m years old, write an expression for Keara's age.

Question 5 5. Simplify the expression: 2m + 4m - 8.

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Question 6 6. The following is an example of which property?

Question 7 7.

Simplify the expression using the distributive property.

x ( 2 + 4) =

Question 8 8. Simplify: ((5x + 2x) - (4x - 3x)) - ((8x + 4x) - 2x)

Question 9 9. Simplify the expression: [2x 3 y2]3.

Question 10 10.

Simplify the following expression using the distributive property.

(2x -8)(-3)

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Question 11 11. Simplify the expression: 2st + 3t - s + 5t + 4s.

Question 12 12. Simplify: 2x^2 + 5 + 4x^2 - 3

Question 13 13. Name the property or properties depicted: (7 * 15) * 9 = 7 * (15 * 9)

Question 14 14. Simplify.

Question 15 15. Evaluate 3a2 + 2b when a = -4 and b = 6.

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Question 16 16. Rearrange the following expression using the commutative property: 7 * 6 * 10

Question 17 17.

What are the coefficients of the following expression?

7x + 2x - x + 9y + 8

Question 18 18.

Simplify.

-2 (4x - 2y) - (-9x + 12)

Question 19 19. Simplify the expression: 3x(x + 5y) + 2y(7x - y) + 4(x^2 + 2y).

Question 20 20. Simplify: 2x^2 + 5 + 4x^2 - 3

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Question 21 21. Simplify: [-2(g + 2h) - 4g^2] - [-g(5 - 2g) + h]

Question 22 22. Use the distributive property to simplify the following expression: -5(-10a + 2)

Question 23 23.

Which expression represents the following situation.

A gym charges $30 to signup as a new client and $10 per month(m) for membership.

Question 24 24.

Rearrange the expression using the commutative property.

2 * 3 * 8 =

Question 25 25. Rearrange the following expression using the associative property: (5 + 2) + 4

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Question 26 26. Solve for x: x + 17 = 25

Question 27 27. Simplify the expression: 2a(4b + 3a) + 2ab.

Question 28 28. Evaluate (p - 3)2 when p = 5.

Question 29 29. Simplify: -2(-7q - 3r)

Question 30 30.

Simplify.

2xy - 5x + 7xy +12 - 4y + 1

ELM Test - Algebra: Basic Expressions Chapter Exam Instructions

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