

1. 
What is a reasonable total income for the four years listed? 





A. 
$20,000 
B. 
$21,000 


C. 
$22,000 
D. 
$19,000 


Hint 


2. 
The purpose of the Plan step is to ______. 


A. 
determine the facts involved 


B. 
determine how to find the solution 


C. 
determine the solution 


D. 
determine if the solution is reasonable 


Hint 


3. 
Evaluate 6 + 2 × 7 – 4. 


A. 
16 
B. 
12 


C. 
52 
D. 
24 


Hint 


4. 
Find the value of 3(4 – 2) + 8 × 2. 


A. 
28 
B. 
26 


C. 
36 
D. 
22 


Hint 


5. 
Simplify (p + 16) + 24. 


A. 
16p + 24 
B. 
p + 40 


C. 
p + (16 · 24) 
D. 
40p 


Hint 


6. 
Which of the numbers 46, 56, 152, or 162 is a solution of 58 + n = 104? 


A. 
46 
B. 
162 


C. 
56 
D. 
152 


Hint 


7. 
Find the sum 17 + –8. 


A. 
–25 
B. 
9 


C. 
–9 
D. 
25 


Hint 


8. 
Solve the equation a = (–5) + 13. 


A. 
–8 
B. 
18 


C. 
8 
D. 
–18 


Hint 


9. 
Find the difference of (–2) and 5. 


A. 
7 
B. 
3 


C. 
–3 
D. 
–7 


Hint 


10. 
Find (–8) · 4. 


A. 
–2 
B. 
2 


C. 
32 
D. 
–32 


Hint 


11. 
Write the relation whose graph is shown below as a set of ordered pairs. 





A. 
(4, 3), (3, 0), (2, 4), (0, 4), (2, 3), (2, 1) 


B. 
(3, 4), (0, 3), (4, 2), (4, 0), (3, 2), (1, 2) 


C. 
{(4, 3, 1, 0, 3, 4), (4, 3, 2, 0, 2)} 


D. 
{(4, 3, 2, 0, 2), (4, 3, 1, 0, 3, 4)} 


Hint 


12. 
Write a numerical expression for the verbal phrase three more than the quotient of eight and four. 


A. 
3 + 4 ÷ 8 
B. 
3 + 8 ÷ 4 


C. 
(3 + 8) ÷ 4 
D. 
(3 + 4) ÷ 8 


Hint 


13. 
Evaluate q – z + 20, if q = 10 and z = 6. 


A. 
16 
B. 
36 


C. 
80 
D. 
24 


Hint 


14. 
Find 50 · (13 · 2) mentally. 


A. 
130 
B. 
1200 


C. 
750 
D. 
1300 


Hint 


15. 
Find the difference –5 – (–11). 


A. 
–16 
B. 
–6 


C. 
16 
D. 
6 


Hint 


16. 
Evaluate x – y + z if x = 12, y = 20, and z = –9. 


A. 
1 
B. 
23 


C. 
–17 
D. 
–41 


Hint 


17. 
Divide 


A. 
–52 
B. 
5 


C. 
52 
D. 
–5 


Hint 


18. 
Wesley took five quizzes in his Spanish class, worth 20 points each. Wesley's scores were 18, 15, 20, 20, and 17. Find the mean of his quiz scores. 


A. 
16 
B. 
19 


C. 
17 
D. 
18 


Hint 


19. 
Which ordered pair is the name of point A? 





A. 
(2, –4) 
B. 
(–4, 5) 


C. 
(–3, 4) 
D. 
(3, 2) 


Hint 


20. 
Which ordered pair is the name of point D? 





A. 
(5, –1) 
B. 
(5, 1) 


C. 
(3, 2) 
D. 
(2, –4) 


Hint 


