Basic Algebra Practice Problems


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How do you solve one step equation 3x = 7?

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1. Solve the two-step problem for x: 2x + 1 = 0

2. What is the slope of a line drawn between the points (1,7) and (-8,2)?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Basic algebra involves a number of essential concepts, which are covered in this printable quiz and worksheet. Quiz questions will ask you how to solve one- and two-step problems for slope and y-intercept, and to create an equation in slope intercept form for a given line.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Practice problems in this quiz will focus on:

  • One-step equations
  • Two-step equations
  • Slope
  • Y-intercept
  • Slope intercept form

Skills Practiced

These assessments will test your proficiency in the following skills:

  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge about slope and intercepts to solve practice problems
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about algebraic problem solving in a different light
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as one-step and two-step equations
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding solving algebraic equations and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

For further information about solving basic algebra problems, consult the accompanying lesson named Basic Algebra Practice Problems. Among the objectives covered by this lesson are:

  • Define one-step, two-step and slope intercept problems
  • Know the slope intercept form of a linear equation
  • Apply algebraic problem solving methods to real life situations
  • Solve practice problems using information provided in the lesson