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Quadratic Equations: College Precalculus Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. 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 2 2. Use the quadratic formula to find the solutions to the equation below.

Question 3 3. Which phrase describes a parabola that looks like an upside down U?

Question 4 4. Why can't you solve a quadratic equation simply by using inverse operations to get the variable by itself?

Question 5 5. What information do we need to graph a circle?

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Question 6 6. Find the center and radius of the following equation:

Question 7 7. Rewrite the quadratic below in standard form:

Question 8 8. True or False: This is the graph of a function.

Question 9 9. Which equation below contains a trinomial that can be readily rewritten as a perfect square binomial?

Question 10 10. The points that intersect the x- or y-axis are called the _____.

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Question 11 11. Rewrite the following equation in the vertex form.

Question 12 12. Solve the equation below.

Question 13 13. When completing the square on the quadratic equation listed below, how is c calculated?

Question 14 14. What would the first step be in completing the square of the following equation?

Question 15 15. Solve the equation below.

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Question 16 16. What is the equation of the axis of symmetry of the parabola given by the equation y = 6(x + 1)(x - 5)?

Question 17 17. Look at the choices below, which one correctly reflects the quadratic formula?

Question 18 18. Carlos draws a line through the middle of the parabola that divides the parabola into two equal halves. This line is called the _____.

Question 19 19. Find the center and radius of the following equation:

Question 20 20. In order to complete the square on the following equation, what value would you add to both sides?

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Question 21 21. 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 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 does the Zero Product Property tell us?

Question 24 24. A parabola that concaves up has y-values that go from 8 to 20. What is the minimum of this parabola?

Question 25 25. Find the roots of the equation.

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Question 26 26. When using FOIL in reverse to factor a trinomial, the coefficient for which term needs two numbers to add up to it ?

Question 27 27. True or False: This is the graph of a function.

Question 28 28. What is the b-value of the quadratic equation below?

Question 29 29. Solve the equation.

Question 30 30. What do the letters in FOIL stand for?

Quadratic Equations: College Precalculus Lesson Plans 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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