

1. 
The steps of the fourstep problemsolving plan, in order, are ________. 


A. 
examine, plan, solve, and explore 


B. 
plan, examine, explore, and solve 


C. 
explore, plan, solve, and examine 


D. 
examine, explore, plan, and solve 


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2. 
What is a reasonable total income for the four years listed? 





A. 
$21,000 
B. 
$22,000 


C. 
$20,000 
D. 
$19,000 


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3. 
To check means to ______. 


A. 
make a plan to solve the problem 


B. 
use your plan to solve the problem 


C. 
ask, ''Does my answer make sense for the problem?'' 


D. 
read the problem carefully 


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4. 
Write the phrase ''18 more than 4 times a number'' as an algebraic expression. 


A. 
4 + 18x 
B. 
4x – 18 


C. 
4 + x + 18 
D. 
4x + 18 


Hint 


5. 
Simplify (p + 16) + 24. 


A. 
p + (16 · 24) 
B. 
16p + 24 


C. 
40p 
D. 
p + 40 


Hint 


6. 
Simplify the expression b + 14b. 


A. 
15b 
B. 
13b 


C. 
14b 
D. 
14b^{2} 


Hint 


7. 
Two numbers grouped together like (2, 5) are called ______. 


A. 
ycoordinates 


B. 
an ordered pair 


C. 
xcoordinates 


D. 
a coordinate system 


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8. 
Which graph shows P(1, 4)? 


A. 



B. 



C. 



D. 



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9. 
Simplify the expression 12n + (5n) + 3n. 


A. 
4n 
B. 
10n 


C. 
20n 
D. 
7n 


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10. 
Find the solution for the equation w  13 = 4. 


A. 
17 
B. 
17 


C. 
9 
D. 
9 


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11. 
If , what is the value of c? 


A. 
27 
B. 
1 


C. 
3 
D. 
9 


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12. 
Name the property shown by the statement a + b + 0 = 0 + a + b. 


A. 
Additive Identity 


B. 
Commutative Property of Addition 


C. 
Associative Property of Addition 


D. 
None of these 


Hint 


13. 
Which value is the solution of 3x – 7 = 14? 


A. 
8 
B. 
7 


C. 
9 
D. 
6 


Hint 


14. 
ChengYu has been recording data based on her age and height, which can be seen in the scatter plot shown. Predict ChengYu's height when she is 14 years old. 





A. 
58 inches 
B. 
60 inches 


C. 
50 inches 
D. 
53 inches 


Hint 


15. 
Find the sum 16 + (–3). 


A. 
19 
B. 
–13 


C. 
13 
D. 
–19 


Hint 


16. 
Which ordered pair is the name of point A? 





A. 
(2, –4) 
B. 
(–3, 4) 


C. 
(3, 2) 
D. 
(–4, 5) 


Hint 


17. 
Simplify 14q + 6 + 3q. 


A. 
20q + 3 
B. 
23q 


C. 
14q + 9 
D. 
17q + 6 


Hint 


18. 
Tickets to the school play sold for $5.00 each. How may tickets were sold if the school earned $1,375.00 in ticket sales? 


A. 
75 tickets 
B. 
337 tickets 


C. 
6,875 tickets 
D. 
275 tickets 


Hint 


19. 
Solve –7c – 3c – 20 = 50. 


A. 
c = 3 
B. 
c = 7 


C. 
c = 7 
D. 
c = 3 


Hint 


20. 
Venus and Fumiko are coworkers at a retail store. Venus earns $2.25 more per hour than Fumiko. Together they earn $14.55 per hour. How much money per hour does Venus earn? 


A. 
$7.28 per hour 
B. 
$8.40 per hour 


C. 
$6.15 per hour 
D. 
$12.30 per hour 


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