Two-Step Equation: Definition & Examples


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What is a two-step equation?

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1. What does it mean to simplify?


What is first step in solving this equation?

5x + 2 = 12

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Some algebra problems require more than one step in order to find a solution, and this interactive quiz and worksheet will help you learn about this process. You will be tested on defining simplification and two-step equations, solving practice problems and recalling the order of steps.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Practice problems in this quiz will ask you to:

  • Define simplification
  • Define two-step equations
  • Identify the first and second steps in solving an equation

Skills Practiced

Skills that you will use throughout these assessments include:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, including simplification and two-step equations
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information about solving two-step equations from the related lesson
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve practice problems which require two-step equations
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as the first and second steps of solving an algebraic equation

Additional Learning

To continue learning about solving two-step equations, take a look at the accompanying lesson named Two-Step Equation: Definition & Examples. Objectives covered by the lesson include:

  • Define important concepts, such as simplify and two-step equation
  • Learn how to solve equations by following a narrative
  • Solve practice algebra problems

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