Multiple Choice
Identify the
letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

 1.  Select the equation.
a.  2x  c.  2x + 7 = 1  b.  25  d.  3x^{2}     

 2.  Select the term to complete the sentence.
The solution to an equation is the value of the variable that makes
the equation ____.

 3.  Select the term to complete the sentence.
To determine if a value for a variable is the solution to an
equation, _____ this value for the variable into the equation. If the expressions on both sides of
the equal sign are ____ the value IS a solution to the equation.
a.  substitute;
equal  b.  substitute; not equal   

 4.  Use
the graph to determine the solution to the equation 2n + 3 = 19
{Use diagram from Question 3 Checking Section of 8.1
manuscript}

 5.  Make
a table of values for this pattern.
{Use diagram
from Question 5a in manuscript for lesson 8.1}
Write an algebraic expression for the pattern
rule.
Create an equation to determine the number of the figure with 29
counters
Select the equation.
a.  2n + 3 =
29  b.  3n + 2 =
29  c.  4n + 1 =
29   

 6.  Draw
a graph to solve the equation from Question 5.
Select the
solution.

 7.  {Use
diagram from Question 6 in manuscript for lesson 8.1}
The graph shows the weekly balance in Erica’s bank account,
rounded to the nearest $5.
Write an algebraic expression for the pattern
rule.
Create an equation to determine when her bank balance will be
$70.
Select the equation.
a.  5n + 1 =
70  b.  n + 5 =
70  c.  5n + 5 =
70   

 8.  Use
the graph from Question 7 to solve the equation.

 9.  Examine the pattern.
What is the number of the figure that you could make
with 43 counters?
Select the equation you would use to solve the
problem.
a.  4n + 3 =
43  b.  3n + 4 =
43  c.  4n + 4 =
43   

 10.  Draw
the graph of the pattern shown in the diagram for Question 9.
Use the graph to
solve the equation.
