What Do You Know Abouw Writing Basic Algebraic Expressions Word Problems?

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In its most general form, algebra is the study of mathematical symbols and the rules for manipulating these symbols; it is a unifying thread of almost all of mathematics


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Algebra can be studied in how many courses or subjects?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Four

  • 2. 
    Algebra can be studied in ....
    • A. 

      Music

    • B. 

      Maths

    • C. 

      Chemistry

    • D. 

      Biology

  • 3. 
    Algebra can also be taught and studied in .....?
    • A. 

      Language

    • B. 

      Literature

    • C. 

      Computer science

    • D. 

      Biology

  • 4. 
    The word "algebra" is derived from an ..... word
    • A. 

      Arabic

    • B. 

      English

    • C. 

      French

    • D. 

      Latin

  • 5. 
    A mathematician who does research in algebra is called an .....?
    • A. 

      Algebran

    • B. 

      Algebraist

    • C. 

      Algebrae

    • D. 

      Algebratian

  • 6. 
     The word entered the English language during the what century?
    • A. 

      11th century

    • B. 

      12th century

    • C. 

      14th century

    • D. 

      15th century

  • 7. 
    The mathematical meaning was first recorded in the .....
    • A. 

      16th century

    • B. 

      13th century

    • C. 

      12th century

    • D. 

      15th century

  • 8. 
    The roots of algebra can be traced to the ancient ....
    • A. 

      Babylonians

    • B. 

      Greeks

    • C. 

      Latins

    • D. 

      Egyptians

  • 9. 
    The Greek mathematician ...... has traditionally been known as the "father of algebra"
    • A. 

      Pythagoras

    • B. 

      Zeus

    • C. 

      Diophantus

    • D. 

      Brutus

  • 10. 
    Another Persian mathematician .... is credited with identifying the foundations of algebraic geometry
    • A. 

      Isaac Newton

    • B. 

      Omar Khayyam

    • C. 

      Albert Einstein

    • D. 

      Bill Nye

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