Name:    Try It Out -- Chapter 8, Lesson 3

Multiple Choice
Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

1.

A skating party costs \$3.00 per person to attend. Which expression represents the cost for the skating party?
 a. 3s b. s + 3 c. s - 3 d. 3 (s - 3)

Jason is renting a tent and chairs for a birthday party. The tent costs \$200.00 per day plus \$3.00 for each chair.

2.

What part of the rental never changes?
 a. cost of the tent b. number of chairs c. number of chairs and tent

3.

Select the algebraic expression that describes the cost of renting the tent per day.
 a. 200 - 3c b. 200 + 3c c. 200c d. 3c + 200

4.

Calculate the cost of the tent and 26 chairs, if they are rented for one day.
 a. \$288.00 b. \$378.00 c. \$212.00 d. \$278.00

Numeric Response

Solve each expression where a = 6, and b = 2.

5.

6a

6.

3(b - 1)

7.

7(b + 2)

8.

5a + 6

Solve each algebraic expression when b = 3.

9.

7(6 - b) + 4

10.

4(b + 1) - 6