Updated: Dec 2, 2021
This post explains and give practice opportunities related to TEKS 5.4B:
represent and solve multi-step problems involving the four operations with whole numbers using equations with a letter standing for the unknown quantity
Multi-step problems should not only be solved but also represented using equations with variables (unknown quantities).
Between 2016 and 2021, this readiness standard has been tested 11 times on the STAAR test. Videos explaining each problem can be found below. If you'd rather take a quiz over these questions, click here. The videos below are linked to the questions in the quiz as answer explanations after the quiz is submitted.
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