# 8th Grade Math - Writing Problems for Equations and Inequalities

Updated: Sep 17

This post explains and give practice opportunities related to TEKS 8.8B:

write a corresponding real-world problem when given a one-variable equation or inequality with variables on both sides of the equal sign using rational number coefficients and constants

## Instruction

Students learn take an equation or inequality and turn it into a word problem.

## STAAR Practice

Between 2016 and 2023 (including redesign practice), this supporting standard has been tested 4 times on the STAAR test. Videos explaining the problems 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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