PUNCHLINE Bridge to Algebra • 2nd Edition • Sample Puzzles
  Listed below are the 10 puzzle sections in Punchline Bridge to Algebra • 2nd Edition, each with a link to a sample puzzle from that section. Under each sample you'll find a brief comment about its topic, as well as the puzzle's punchline. The book has a total of 240 pages.  
  Section of Book
  Topic of Sample Puzzle

1. Tools for Algebra

2. Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities

3. Integers and Expressions

4. Equations, Problems, and Functions

5. Number Theory and Exponents

6. Fractions

7. Ratio, Proportion, and Percent

8. Statistics and Probability

9. The Pythagorean Theorem and Inequalities

10. Functions and Linear Equations and Inequalities

11. Geometry Concepts

12. Similarity, Transformations, and Trigonometry

13. Measurements in Geometry

14. Enrichment



Order of Operations

Solving Equations: All Four Operations

Simplifying Expressions

Solving Two-Step Equations

Powers and Exponents

Multiplication of Fractions

Solving Proportions


Finding a Side of a Right Triangle

Graphing Linear Equations

Circles and Arcs

Finding Sides and Angles of Right Triangles

Surface Area of Prisms

Digital Communication

Answers for Pages 7.21 - 8.4