Name:    Math 8Honours  Algebra test 1

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

1.

Solve the following equation:
 a. x=16 c. x= -16 b. x=-26 d. x=26

2.

Solve the following equation:
 a. c. b. d.

3.

Which of the following expressions is equal to the equation below?
 a. c. b. d.

4.

Tim wants to buy a used car for \$30,000.  He decides to finance the car with no interest if he pays the car off within 3 years.  If “x” is the amount he pays each month, which of the following is the correct equation for this scenario?
 a. c. b. d.

5.

Jim and his wife wants to buy a house in West Vancouver for \$1.2 million.  He plans to borrow money by taking a line of credit from 3 different banks.
He will borrow \$100,000 more from bank A than bank B.  He will also borrow \$200,000 more from bank C than bank B.
Which equation describes this scenario?
 a. c. b. d.

6.

Sarah wants to buy life insurance for her family and she wants a coverage of \$800,000.  She gets a “Whole Life” insurance policy where she pays for 20 years and then the plicy will pay inself.  If her annual payments is equal to 3% of her coverage, what is her monthly payment?
Which equal will help solve for the monthly payment?
 a. c. b. d.

Numeric Response

7.

Solve the following equatinon.

8.

Solve the following equation:

9.

Solve the equation and give your answer as a fraction in the form of a/b:

10.

Solve the equation and give your answer as a fraction in the form of a/b:

11.

Solve the following equation and write your answer if in the form of a/b:

12.

Solve the following equation for “x”

13.

Solve the following equation for “x”, write your answer in the form of a/b

14.

in the form of a/b.

15.

Solve:

16.

Solve