Name:    Chapter 2 Post Test

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

1.

Write an algebraic expression for the statement that follows.

The distance (in miles) traveled in t hours if the average speed is miles per hour.
 a. b. c. d. e.

2.

Identify the terms of the expression that follows.

 a. b. c. d. e.

3.

Identify the coefficient of the term .
 a. b. c. d. e.

4.

Identify the coefficient of the term .
 a. b. c. d. e.

5.

Eliminate all exponents by expanding as a product.
 a. b. c. d. e.

6.

Evaluate the algebraic expression when .
 a. b. c. d. e.

7.

Evaluate the algebraic expression when and .
 a. b. c. d. e.

8.

Find an expression for the area of the square below then evaluate the expression when .

 a. Area = b. Area = c. Area = d. Area = e. Area =

9.

Use the Distributive Property to expand .
 a. b. c. d. e.

10.

Use the Distributive Property to expand .
 a. b. c. d. e.

11.

Find the area of the entire rectangle below then demonstrate the Distributive Property by writing the area as the sum of the areas of the smaller rectangles.

 a. Area = b. Area = c. Area = d. Area = e. Area =

12.

Combine like terms to simplify the expression .
 a. b. c. d. e.

13.

Translate the phrase into an algebraic expression.

Three times a number x
 a. b. c. d. e.

14.

Translate the phrase into an algebraic expression.

A number x divided by
 a. b. c. d. e.

15.

Translate the phrase into an algebraic expression.

The ratio of and a number x
 a. b. c. d. e.

16.

Translate the phrase into an algebraic expression.

The result of increasing the product of a number x and by 4
 a. b. c. d. e.

17.

Write a verbal description of the algebraic expression , without using a variable.
 a. the difference of a number and , all divided by b. the difference of a number and , all multiplied by c. the difference of and a number, all divided by d. the difference of a number and , all divided by e. the difference of and a number, all multiplied by

18.

An airplane travels at the rate of r miles per hour for hours. Write an algebraic expression that represents the total distance (in miles) traveled by the airplane.
 a. b. c. d. e.

19.

Find values for a and b such that the expression yields the values in the table.

 a. b. c. d. e.

20.

Solve the equation.

 a. b. c. d. e.