Solving Algebra word problems is useful in helping you to solve earthly problems. While the 5 steps of Algebra problem solving are listed below, this article will focus on the first step, Identify the problem.

Javier is making brownies to serve at the family picnic. If the recipe calls for 2 ½ cups of cocoa to serve 4 people, how many cups will he need if 60 people attend the picnic?

Examples: 1+2 , 1/3+1/4 , 2^3 * 2^2

(x+1)(x+2) (Simplify Example), 2x^2+2y @ x=5, y=3 (Evaluate Example)

y=x^2+1 (Graph Example), 4x+2=2(x+6) (Solve Example)

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[[Image:]]Two step algebraic equations are relatively quick and easy -- after all, they should only take two steps. To solve a two step algebraic equation, all you have to do is isolate the variable by using either addition, subtraction, multiplication, or division. If you want to know how to solve two step algebraic equations in a variety of ways, just follow these steps.