What is a Cubic Equation? - Definition & Examples


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Which of the following is not a cubic equation?

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1. Cubic equations date back to when?

2. Which of the following is the biggest application of cubic equations?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Cubic equations refer to equations to the degree of three. This quiz/worksheet combo will check your knowledge of cubic equations, how to solve them, and their history.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • Identifying cubic equations
  • The history of cubic equations
  • How cubic equations can be used
  • Choosing what number in an equation can't be zero
  • Identifying standard form

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related cubic equations lesson
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve cubic equation practice problems
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about cubic equations

Additional Learning

There is an accompanying lesson that will help you learn more about the subject. The lesson is titled 'What is a Cubic Equation? - Definition & Examples'. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Defining cubic equations
  • Providing several examples of what cubic equations can look like
  • Demonstrating how cubic equations work in algebra
  • Explaining practical, real-life uses for cubic equations