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Substitution

Substitute the given values into the algebraic expressions in this self marking quiz.

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This is level 1: . Here are some mathematical expressions.
Can you evaluate them if s = 4, b = 2, t = 5 and n = 5

t + 2

Correct Wrong

s + b

Correct Wrong

b + n

Correct Wrong

t - s

Correct Wrong

t + b + s

Correct Wrong

t + n - 1

Correct Wrong

20 - b

Correct Wrong

n + 17 - b

Correct Wrong

50 - s - b - t

Correct Wrong

n - b + t - s + 7

Correct Wrong

n + b - t + s + 25

Correct Wrong

500 - s - b - n

Correct Wrong

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This is Substitution level 1. You can also try:
Level 2 Level 3 Level 4 Level 5 Level 6 Level 7

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Level 1 - Simple addition and subtraction - positive integers

Level 2 - Addition, subtraction and multiplication - positive integers

Level 3 - Indices - positive integers

Level 4 - Brackets - positive integers

Level 5 - Mixed expressions - positive integers

Level 6 - Mixed expressions - negative integers

Level 7 - Mixed expressions - positive and negative decimals

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