## BASIC ALGEBRA |

## BASIC ALGEBRA - page 1

### Basic algebra problems ask you to solve equations in which one or

more elements are unknown. The unknown quantities are represented by variables, which are letters of the alphabet, such as x or y. The questions in this chapter give you practice in writing algebraic equations and using these expressions to solve problems.

more elements are unknown. The unknown quantities are represented by variables, which are letters of the alphabet, such as x or y. The questions in this chapter give you practice in writing algebraic equations and using these expressions to solve problems.