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Writing Algebraic Expressions (1-step)

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25 questions
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  • Q1
    Kirsty has n stickers. Hal has 3 more than Kirsty. This means that Hal has n+3 stickers.
    true
    false
    True or False
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  • Q2
    Ali buys x apples. Beth buys 4 less. Which expression represents how many Beth buys?
    5x
    x/2
    x+4
    x-4
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  • Q3
    Cathy has p pets. Andy has twice as many pets as Cathy. This means that Andy has:
    pp pets
    p+2 pets
    2p pets
    3p pets
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  • Q4
    David has p points. Eric has 3 more, Fred has 2 less, and Geraint has twice as many as David. Link the names to the expressions for the correct number of points:
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  • Q5
    Hope has b books. Isobel has 6 more. How many books has Isobel?
    6-b
    b+6
    6b
    6
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  • Q6
    James has n toys. Kevin has 3 times as many as James. This means Kevin has n+3 toys.
    false
    true
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  • Q7
    Lola has y coins. Martha has 2 more, Neil has half as many, and Omar has twice as many. Link the names to the correct expressions:
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  • Q8
    Pete walks x metres to school. Rissan walks 200 metres more. How far does Rissan walk?
    200x metres
    x+200 metres
    200 metres
    200-x metres
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  • Q9
    Sam takes t seconds to complete a puzzle. Thanjima takes 3 times as long. Victor takes half the time, and Winston does it 3 seconds quicker than Sam. Link the names to the correct expressions:
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  • Q10
    Yasmin does n hours of homework per week. Kerry does half an hour more. How many hours does Kerry spend on homework each week?
    n/2
    n-1/2
    2n
    n+1/2
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  • Q11
    Joe and Ellie both have n sweets. Joe eats 5 of his sweets. How many sweets has Joe got left?
    n+5
    n-5
    5-n
    n/5
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  • Q12
    Frankie receives z text messages in one day. Harry receives 3z text messages in one day. Harry receives 3 less text messages in one day than Frankie.
    false
    true
    True or False
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  • Q13
    Pat takes k minutes to get to school. Jerry takes 5 minutes longer, Georgia 5 minutes less and Drew half the time it takes Pat. Link the names to the correct expressions:
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  • Q14
    John spends z hours a night on his computer. Hamaad spends four times as long on his computer each night. How many hours does Hamaad spend on his computer a night?
    z+4
    z-4
    4z
    z/4
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  • Q15
    Complete the following expression. Jen has x pairs of shoes, Natalie has 17 pairs more. Natalie has x + _ pairs of shoes.
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  • Q16
    Alice buys m tickets to see a show. Eileen buys three less, Josh buys three times as many and Rebecca buys a third as many. Link the names to the correct expressions:
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  • Q17
    Emma has bought y sweets to share with her class. There are 30 pupils in her class. How many sweets does each child in her class get?
    y/30
    y-30
    y+30
    30y
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  • Q18
    Alfie saves p pounds per month. After a year, how many pounds has Alfie saved?
    24p
    6+p
    12p
    p+12
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  • Q19
    Complete the following expression. Eve has r sausges on her plate, Ian has four times as many. Ian has _r sausges.
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  • Q20
    Oliver grows q vegetables in his garden during 2010. He grows double that in 2011 and then double that again in 2012. How many vegetables does he grow in 2012?
    q
    q + 2
    2q
    4q
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