- Bradley sells produce in boxes at a farmer's market. He put 6 ears of corn and 9 tomatoes in each box. The expression
*6b + 9b*represents the total pieces of produce in*b*boxes. Simplify the expression by combining like terms. - 3
*b* - 15
*b* - 16
*b* - already simplified
- Andre bought pencils in packs of 8. He gave 2 pencils to his sister and 3 pencils from each pack to his friends. The expression
*8p - 3p - 2*represents the number of pencils Andre has left from*p*packs. Simplify the expression by combining the terms. - 3
*p* - 5
*p*- 2 - 11
*p*- 2 - already simplified
- A radio show lasts for
*h*hours. For every 60 minutes of airtime during the show, there are 8 minutes of commercials. The expression*60h - 8h*represents the airtime in minutes available for talk and music. Simplify the expression by combining like terms.

_________ - The expression 15
*n +*12*n*+ 100 represents the total cost in dollars for skis, boots, and a lesson for*n*skiers. When simplified, this expression would become _________ The total cost for 8 skiers would then be _________. - 7x + 2x + 5x
- 10x
- 14x
- 9x + 5x
- already simplified
- 8
*a*+ 11 - 2*a* - 17
*a* - 6
*a*+ 11 - 10
*a*- 11 - already simplified
- 12b - 8b + 3
- 7
*b* - 4
*b*+ 3 - 20
*b*+ 3 - already simplified
- 9c - 6 + c
- 4
*c* - 4
*b*+ 3 - 10
*c*- 6 - already simplified
- 4
*p +*1*- p* - 4
*p* - 3
*p*+ 1 - 5
*p*- 1 - already simplified
- 8y - 2y + y
- 7y
- 11y
- 6y + y
- already simplified

Answers:

- 15
*b* - 5
*p*- 2 - 52h
- 27n + 100; $316
- 14x
- 6
*a*+ 11 - 4
*b*+ 3 - 10
*c*- 6 - 3
*p*+ 1 - 7y

Reference:

Complete Test Preparation for the GED Test 2014 by Steck-Vaughn