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Ch 17: Writing & Solving Multi-Step Equations

About This Chapter

If you need extra practice writing and solving equations with two or more variables, look no further than this collection of simple algebra lessons. Review these lessons at any time if you need to prepare for an upcoming exam, bring up your algebra grades or catch up on information you missed in class.

Writing & Solving Multi-Step Equations - Chapter Summary

Study the lessons in this chapter to practice writing and solving equations that require multiple steps. Inside the chapter, you'll find short lessons that outline the steps that are needed to solve equations that contain more than one variable. By the end of the chapter, you'll be able to solve the following types of equations/word problems that have two or more variables:

  • Addition
  • Subtraction
  • Multiplication
  • Division

To get practice solving multi-step equations, take the accompanying self-assessment quiz that follows each lesson. Your course Dashboard keeps track of your quiz scores, as well as your progress throughout the chapter. You can submit questions to our instructors if you get stuck and study these lessons on any computer or mobile device.

8 Lessons in Chapter 17: Writing & Solving Multi-Step Equations
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Solving Addition Equations with Two or More Variables

1. Solving Addition Equations with Two or More Variables

After watching this video lesson, you will know how to set up and solve addition problems where you have two or more variables. You will learn what steps you need to take to solve for each variable.

Solving Addition Word Problems with Two or More Variables

2. Solving Addition Word Problems with Two or More Variables

After watching this video lesson, you will learn how to solve addition word problems that involve two or more variables. Learn what it takes to come up with your equations, how many equations you need, and how to solve them.

Solving Subtraction Equations with Two or More Variables

3. Solving Subtraction Equations with Two or More Variables

After watching this lesson, you'll be able to solve subtraction problems that involve more than one variable and more than one equation. Learn what steps you need to take and how to work with your equations.

Solving Subtraction Word Problems with Two or More Variables

4. Solving Subtraction Word Problems with Two or More Variables

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can solve word problems that involve the subtraction operation and more than one unknown value. Learn how many equations you will need to create and how to solve them.

Solving Multiplication Equations with Two or More Variables

5. Solving Multiplication Equations with Two or More Variables

After watching this video lesson, you should be able to solve multiplication problems with more than one variable. Learn how many equations you will need to solve your problem. Learn how the number of variables determines the number of equations.

Solving Multiplication Word Problems with Two or More Variables

6. Solving Multiplication Word Problems with Two or More Variables

After viewing this video lesson on how to solve multiplication word problems, you will know how many equations you need to work with for each problem as well as how to solve them. You will also have a chance to practice what you learned with a quiz.

Solving Division Equations with Two or More Variables

7. Solving Division Equations with Two or More Variables

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to solve division problems with more than one variable. Learn how many equations are needed to solve your problem depending on the number of variables you have.

Solving Division Word Problems with Two or More Variables

8. Solving Division Word Problems with Two or More Variables

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can solve division word problems that involve more than one variable. Learn how many equations you need to be able to solve your problem.

Chapter Practice Exam
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