Date: Sep 28, 2012 5:51 PM
Author: Dave L. Renfro
Subject: Re: An Algebra 2 Test

Robert Hansen wrote:

http://mathforum.org/kb/message.jspa?messageID=7897638

> I want to try something different. I want everyone to contribute
> problems for a hypothetical algebra 2 exam. You can contribute
> just topics if you wish though I would like see examples as well.
> I am going with algebra 2 rather than algebra 1 because I think
> the line is more well defined.


I only have a few moments before I need to leave to tutor
someone, but here's a somewhat silly one off the top of
my head:

Determine the exact value of a^2 - b^2 if

a = 7.0241132301442003123012230341430201
b = 6.0241132301442003123012230341430201

Calculators are allowed.

Dave L. Renfro