Sample Problems From Intermediate Algebra


Sample problems are under the links in the "Sample Problems" column and the corresponding review material is under the "Concepts" column.

New problems are given each time the problem links are followed.

A student can feel mathematically ready to attend College if he or she can get at least 33 out of the 36 problems correct.


Sample Problems Concept
Problem 1
Operations with Real Numbers
Problem 2
Order of Operations
Problem 3
Solving Linear Equations
Problem 4
Solving for a Variable
Problem 5
Solving Linear Equations
Problem 6
Word Problem
Problem 7
Solving Absolute Value Equations
Problem 8
Solving Inequalities
Problem 9
Word Problem
Problem 10
Distance Between Points
Problem 11
Midpoint Between Points
Problem 12
Equations of Lines
Problem 13
Exponents
Problem 14
More Exponents
Problem 15
Multiplying Polynomials
Problem 16
Synthetic Division
Problem 17
Dividing Polynomials
Problem 18
Multiplying Polynomials
Problem 19
Factoring
Problem 20
More Factoring
Problem 21
Still More Factoring
Problem 22
Solving Equations by Factoring
Problem 23
Yet More Factoring
Problem 24
Simplifying Rational Expressions
Problem 25
Solving Rational Equations
Problem 26
Roots and Radicals
Problem 27
Rational Exponents
Problem 28
Simplifying Radicals
Problem 29
Solving Rational Equations
Problem 30
Multiplying Radicals
Problem 31
Systems of Equations
Problem 32
More Systems of Equations
Problem 33
Quadratic Formula
Problem 34
More Quadratic Formula
Problem 35
Multiplying Complex Numbers
Problem 36
Dividing Complex Numbers