# Math Practice Topic: Algebraic Sentences 2

 Description: Given a word problem, write a corresponding algebraic sentence. Also includes identifying the sentence that corresponds to the problem. Adaptive Learning Progression: The algebraic equations become more complex. Start using MathScore for free

## Sample Levels (out of 6)

Solve.

 1 Let h be the number of horses on a field. There are at least 17 horses. 2 Let j be what Jose earns hourly. Jose earns at most 12 dollars an hour.

Solve.

1.
The width of a rectangle is 5 units and its perimeter is less than 24 units.
Let b = length of the rectangle. Which inequality matches this situation?
b + 5 < 24
2(b + 5) > 24
2b + 5 < 24
b + 5 > 24
2b + 5 > 24
2(b + 5) < 24
2.
7 more than a number ( w ) is more than 2.
3.
You score 22, 15, and 24 points in your first 3 games.
Your goal is to have an average of more than 25 points per game.
Let k = number of points you score in the next game. Which inequality matches your goal?
4.
9 times a number ( a ) is at most -8.

Solve.

 1 Let p be the number of pies on a tray.  What does 6(p - 6) represent?        12 less than the number of pies on a tray        36 less than the number of pies on a tray        6 times the number of pies on another tray that has 6 fewer pies        6 less than 6 times the number of pies on a tray 2 Express the following relationship as an algebraic sentence. (Do not include dollar signs, \$, in your answer.) The cost of buying CD's online is \$13 per CD plus \$12 for shipping.  You don't want your spending to exceed \$62.  Let w = number of CD's you can purchase. 3 Let b be the number of bell peppers in a basket.  What does 9b + 10 represent?        9 times the number of bell peppers in another basket that has 10 more bell peppers        9 times the number of bell peppers in another basket that has 10 fewer bell peppers        10 more than 9 times the number of bell peppers in a basket        10 less than 9 bell peppers in a basket        10 less than 9 times the number of bell peppers in a basket        10 more than 9 bell peppers in a basket 4 Express the following relationship as an algebraic sentence. (Do not include dollar signs, \$, in your answer.) Let a = number of adult tickets sold weekly, and let c = number of children's tickets sold weekly. At the local theater, adult tickets cost \$7 each and children's tickets cost \$4 each. Ticket sales total at most \$651 weekly.