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



Suppose you want to build a shape in this pattern that uses 18
stars.


1.

Select the equation to determine the shape number.
a.  s + 5 = 18  b.  3s = 18  c.  s  5 = 18       



Bill
and Tamsin are playing a number guessing game. Bill thinks of a number, triples it, and adds 2.
The result is 11.


2.

Select the equation Tamsin would use to find Bill’s number.
a.  3n X 2 =
11  b.  3n  2 =
11  c.  3n + 2 =
11  d.  2n + 2 =
11         

Matching



Order
the steps Tamsin used to solve the equation.
a.  9 divided by 3 is 3. The number must be
3.  b.  Tamsin
subtracted 2 from 11.  c.  3n must equal 9.   


3.

What
is the first step?


4.

What
is the second step?


5.

What
is the third step?

Numeric Response



Solve
each equation.


6.

10a + 4 = 24, a = ____.


7.

6 +
s = 27, s = ____.


8.

2c + 5 = 15, c = ____.


9.

12d  7 = 65, d = ____.





10.

Caleb
and John are building this toothpick pattern. What is the greatest number of hexagons they can build
with 101 toothpicks using this pattern?
