

1. 
You rode your bike 3 miles to school. After school, you rode 5 miles to the store and then 2 miles home. How many miles did you ride today? 


A. 
8 
B. 
10 


C. 
7 
D. 
5 


Hint 


2. 
What is the last step in the 4step plan to solve problems? 


A. 
Solve 
B. 
Examine 


C. 
Explore 
D. 
Plan 


Hint 


3. 
Evaluate 2(15 – 6) – 3 · 6. 


A. 
0 
B. 
–18 


C. 
6 
D. 
36 


Hint 


4. 
Solve 5 + y = 11. 


A. 
2 
B. 
6 


C. 
7 
D. 
16 


Hint 


5. 
Solve 


A. 
4 
B. 
16 


C. 
3 
D. 
24 


Hint 


6. 
The perimeter of a square is 4 times the length of a side. Use the equation P = 4s to find the perimeter of a square whose side has a length of 6 inches. 


A. 
12 in. 
B. 
24 in. 


C. 
10 in. 
D. 
36 in. 


Hint 


7. 
Write 2,564,000 in scientific notation. 


A. 
25.64×10^{5} 
B. 
2,564×10^{3} 


C. 
2.564×10^{5} 
D. 
2.564×10^{6} 


Hint 


8. 
Name the operation that should be done first in the expression 9 × (7 – 3) ÷ 2. 


A. 
division 
B. 
subtraction 


C. 
addition 
D. 
multiplication 


Hint 


9. 
Evaluate x + 5y if x = 12 and y = 9. 


A. 
57 
B. 
47 


C. 
153 
D. 
71 


Hint 


10. 
The speed of light in a vacuum is exactly 299,792,458 meters per second. Write this number in scientific notation with the factor rounded to the hundredths place. 


A. 
2.99 × 10^{10} 
B. 
2.99 × 10^{9} 


C. 
3.00 × 10^{9} 
D. 
3.00 × 10^{8} 


Hint 


11. 
Find the next term in the sequence 1, 6, 36, 216, 


A. 
7776 
B. 
1296 


C. 
1944 
D. 
222 


Hint 


12. 
Evaluate 1^{5}. 


A. 
1 
B. 
15 


C. 
5 
D. 
6 


Hint 


13. 
Evaluate 60 ÷ 12 + 2(13  7). 


A. 
22 
B. 
2.5 


C. 
17 
D. 
6 


Hint 


14. 
Graph the solution of 18 = on a number line. 


A. 

B. 



C. 

D. 



Hint 


15. 
Use the Distributive Property to find 3(13 + 5) written as an equivalent expression. 


A. 
3 + 13 + 3 + 5 
B. 
3(18) 


C. 
3(13) + 3(5) 
D. 
3 + 13 × 3 + 5 


Hint 


16. 
Use the Distributive Property to find (7  4)8 written as an equivalent expression. Then evaluate the expression. 


A. 
7 · 8  8  4; 24 
B. 
7 · 8  4 · 8; 24 


C. 
8  7 · 8  4; 4 
D. 
7 · 8  4 · 8; 416 


Hint 


17. 
Which property represents 5 × (6 × 3) = (5 × 6) × 3? 


A. 
Associative Property of Multiplication. 
B. 
Associative Property of Addition. 


C. 
Distributive Property 
D. 
Commutative Property of Multiplication 


Hint 


18. 
Describe and identify the pattern in the sequence. 6, 7, 9, 12, 16, … 


A. 
+1; arithmetic 
B. 
Add 2 to the first term, add 4 to the second term, and so on; neither arithmetic nor geometric 


C. 
×2; geometric 
D. 
Add 1 to the first term, add 2 to the second term, and so on; neither arithmetic nor geometric 


Hint 


19. 
Which set of numbers is ordered from least to greatest? 


A. 
10,100,000; 1.01 × 10^{6}; 101,000,000; 1.0 × 10^{7} 


B. 
101,000,000; 10,100,000; 1.0 × 10^{7}; 1.01 × 10^{6}; 


C. 
10,100,000; 101,000,000; 1.01 × 10^{6}; 1.0 × 10^{7} 


D. 
1.01 × 10^{6}; 1.0 × 10^{7}; 10,100,000; 101,000,000 


Hint 


20. 
The Mojave Desert in southern California is 15,000 square miles. The Sahara Desert in northern Africa is about 233 times larger than the Mojave Desert. How big is the Sahara Desert? 


A. 
3.5 × 10^{4} sq mi 
B. 
3.5 × 10^{5} sq mi 


C. 
3.5 × 10^{6} sq mi 
D. 
3.5 × 10^{3} sq mi 


Hint 


