# De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde S.Y.

2011-2012 First Trimester
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PROBLEM SET 1 Sir Zaragoza
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Instruction: Write all your solutions at the back of this activity sheet and your final answers in the spaces provided below. Work independently!

I.

Identify the following as Z-, Z+, zero, W, F Q’, imaginary, or none of the above, whichever best applies. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 400 -2 3.5536… 0.01x104
−8 1

11. 12. 13. 14. 15.

0.25 -1.2M e
144

6. π 7. 1.0101… 8. 9.
1 9

3 + 2i 0 16. 3 1 17. 2 3 18. 0.3 1 56

1 19. 2 3 2 10. 20. ±5i 0 II. GCF and LCD. Fill in the blanks with appropriate values. Fraction GCF Simplified form 5 a. 60 2 2 b. 11 2 18 c. 24 27 d. 15 28 e. 35

a. b. c. d. e.

Fractions 1 2 , 3 5 2 1 , 35 7 1 1 1 , , 2 3 4 3 5 1 ,− , 4 6 2 3 1 5 − ,− ,− 2 5 6

LCD

SUM

III. Simplify the following expressions. 1. 2x + 2x – 5x 2. 5(x + 3x) – x 3. 2x(3y – 1)

ALGEB X – CF1D/LF1X

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2011-2012 First Trimester PROBLEM SET 1 Sir Zaragoza 4. (2x + 3x)-2 7. (a + 3)2 4. 1. Apply the following operations to the expressions and simplify the answer. 2x2y2 + 2x4y-2z5 + 1 4. 2xy + z 2. (t + 20)(t – 20) 3. 4abc 3 2a 2 bc 3. 3x(y2 – 4z + 2) V.Y. Simplify the following by applying the laws of exponents. 2(x + y – 2z) – (x – 2y) + 3z IV. xy-2 a2 ab −1 8. (2xy-1)2 ALGEB X – CF1D/LF1X 1 . (b – 2)3 VI. (2k + 1)(k – 3) 5. Laws of exponents. 2(3x2 + 2x + y) – (6x2 – x + 2y) 7. Evaluate the following expressions given that x = 2. 1. 3x(x + 1) 2. x2y – 3z3 3. 1. 2x + 3y – 2x + y 6. 1 ab −1 2a −1 3b −2 4. 9.  3  a  10. (2y2)2 6. (3x2)(2x3) 2.  a  5.De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde S. m – (3 – m) + 2m + 1 5. y = -1 and z = 0. (2m – 1)2 6.

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