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Mini-Quiz: Definition of Algebra

by Ron Kurtus (updated 18 January 2022)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. If "a" represents an apple, what does "b" represent?

It could be any other object or even a variable number

b represents a banana

a + b

2. What is a variable?

It is an equation

It is a number that is greater than pi

It is a number where the value has not yet been determined

3. What is determined in solving an equation?

If there are any objects involved

You find the values of the variables

It is simply an exercise to move numbers around

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Algebra. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

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