Substitution Property of Equality: Definition & Examples

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The substitution property of equality states:

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2. Using the substitution property of equality, solve the following expression: x+y+5+z+7= We know that x=2, y=3 and z=4

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The substitution property of equality is just one of several properties of equality. This quiz tests you on what it means and how to use it.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This substitution property of equality quiz test your ability to:

• Recall what the substitution property of equality states
• Determine what is and is not a reason the substitution property of equality is so important
• Solve an expression using the substitution property of equality
• Understand what we can infer if we know the following about an expression
• Know the three different values of an expression

Skills Practiced

• Reading comprehension - draw from relevant information found in the lesson on the substitution property of equality
• Critical thinking - use this information to consider if something is or is not a reason the substitution property of equality is important
• Problem solving - find the answer to an expression
• Information recall - remember the knowledge you've gained about the substitution property of equality