### All Algebra II Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #71 : Equations

Set up the equation: Ten raised to the power of four less than three times a number is six.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the terms of the exponent first.

Four less than three times a number:

Ten raised to the power of four less than three times a number:

Is six:

Combine the terms to form the equation.

The answer is:

### Example Question #72 : Equations

Set up the equation: Six less than eight times a number is four.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Solve by breaking the statement into parts.

Eight times a number:

Six less than eight times a number:

Is four:

Combine the terms to form the equation.

The answer is:

### Example Question #73 : Equations

Set up the equation: Three less than the quantity of three less than twice a number is four.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the equation by first splitting the sentence into parts. Start with the inner quantity.

Twice a number:

Three less than twice a number:

Three less than the quantity of three less than twice a number:

Simplify the expression.

Is four:

The answer is:

### Example Question #74 : Equations

Set up the following equation: Sixteen less than eight times a number is nine.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Split the sentence into parts.

Eight times a number:

Sixteen less than eight times a number:

Is nine:

Combine the parts together.

The answer is:

### Example Question #75 : Equations

Set up the equation: Four times the quantity of twice a number less than five is six.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Start by solving the quantity of the equation.

Twice a number:

Twice a number less than five:

Four times the quantity of twice a number less than five:

Is six:

Combine the parts.

The answer is:

### Example Question #76 : Equations

Set up the equation: The product of five and the quantity of two times a number less than six is ten.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The product of numbers indicate that there will be two quantities involved.

Two times a number less than six:

This is a quantity.

The value of five is also a quantity itself.

The product of five and the quantity:

Is ten:

Combine the parts to form the equation.

The answer is:

### Example Question #77 : Equations

Set up the equation: Four times the quantity of eight less than twice a number is nine.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Start by breaking up the sentence into parts.

Eight less than twice a number:

These terms are a part of quantity.

Four times the quantity of eight less than twice a number:

Is nine:

Combine the parts.

The answer is:

### Example Question #78 : Equations

Set up the equation: Two less than eight times a number is equal to six.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Split the sentence into parts.

Eight times a number:

Two less than eight times a number:

Is equal to six:

Combine both terms to form an equation.

The answer is:

### Example Question #79 : Equations

Set up the equation: Four less than eight times a number is eighty.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Break up the sentence into parts.

Eight times a number:

Four less than eight times a number:

Is eighty:

Combine the terms to form an equation.

The answer is:

### Example Question #80 : Equations

Set up the following equation: The product of four times a number and the square of six times the number is twenty four.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Split the sentence into separate parts.

Four times a number:

The square of six times the number:

Is twenty four:

Combine the parts:

The answer is:

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