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Mini-Quiz: Purpose of Algebra

by Ron Kurtus (updated 18 January 2022)

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

1. What is a big advantage of Algebra?

You can use numbers instead of letters

You can use simple letters to represent words in a relationship

You can make simple things highly complex

2. What is another advantage of Algebra?

You can enter different values for a variable, depending on the situation

Many equations can be shown to be false

You only need to know multiplication and division

3. What is the equation F = m × a in terms of a?

a = m × a

a = F − m

a = F/m

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.

Algebra rules!

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