# How to Solve One-Step Algebra Equations in Word Problems

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### What is six plus twelve?

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### 2. The difference between a number and ten is thirteen. What is the number?

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It's simple enough to solve a one-step algebra problem when simply given the equation, but when it's inside a word problem you'll need to focus on key words. In this quiz, you'll solve a series of word problems by calculating one-step algebra equations.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz tests your one-step algebra knowledge in the following ways:

• Recognize important terms in word problems
• Solve word problems requiring one-step algebra equations

## Skills Practiced

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most relevant information from the lesson on one-step algebra word problems
• Problem solving - use this information to solve a series of word problems necessitating algebra
• Information recall - remember the knowledge you have acquired about solving one-step algebra equations in word problems