Write A System Of Equations (Word Problems) Worksheet

8 problems

For 8th Grade and higher-level mathematics, writing a system of equations from a word problem is a fundamental skill of algebra. A system of equations is simply a set of two or more equations that must be solved together. 


“Write a system of equations (word problems)” is designed to develop analyzing and interpreting skills of the students. In this worksheet, the students are asked to write the system of equations from a verbal description.

Grade 8
Systems Of Equations

For example, if Jen has $20,000 to invest in two different accounts. One account earns 4% interest per year and the other earns 6% interest per year. If Jen wants to earn a total of $1,100 in interest per year, how much money should she invest in each account?



Let x be the amount of money invested in ...

Show all

What teachers are saying about BytelearnWhat teachers are saying

Stephen Abate
19-year math teacher
Carmel, CA
Any math teacher that I know would love to have access to ByteLearn.
Jennifer Maschino
4-year math teacher
Summerville, SC
“I love that ByteLearn helps reduce a teacher’s workload and engages students through an interactive digital interface.”
Rodolpho Loureiro
Dean, math program manager, principal
Miami, FL
“ByteLearn provides instant, customized feedback for students—a game-changer to the educational landscape.”