

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. 
5 
B. 
10 


C. 
8 
D. 
7 


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2. 
Evaluate 27 ÷ 3 · 3 + 5. 


A. 
72 
B. 
8 


C. 
32 
D. 
17 


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3. 
Evaluate c + 5 if c = 3. 


A. 
3 
B. 
8 


C. 
c + 3 
D. 
5 


Hint 


4. 
The equation where d represents the distance in miles and t is the number of seconds between seeing lightening and hearing thunder, tells how far away a thunderstorm is. How far is it to a thunderstorm if you count 15 seconds between seeing the lightening and hearing the thunder? 


A. 
3 miles 
B. 
10 miles 


C. 
15 miles 
D. 
1 mile 


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5. 
Evaluate b^{3} + 6 if b = 2. 


A. 
14 
B. 
12 


C. 
15 
D. 
512 


Hint 


6. 
Solve 


A. 
4 
B. 
16 


C. 
3 
D. 
24 


Hint 


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


A. 
2.564×10^{6} 
B. 
25.64×10^{5} 


C. 
2,564×10^{3} 
D. 
2.564×10^{5} 


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8. 
What is the next term in the sequence 1, 4, 7, 10, … ? 


A. 
40 
B. 
17 


C. 
30 
D. 
13 


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9. 
Anna lives in San Francisco, and she has a business partner in Washington, D.C. Sometimes she flies to Washington for meetings; San Francisco and Washington, D.C., are 2438 miles apart. In August, Anna flies to Washington and back twice. What is a good estimate of the number of miles she has flown in August? 


A. 
5000 miles 
B. 
1000 miles 


C. 
2500 miles 
D. 
10000 miles 


Hint 


10. 
Name the operation that should be done first in the expression 9 × (7 – 3) ÷ 2. 


A. 
division 
B. 
multiplication 


C. 
subtraction 
D. 
addition 


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11. 
Evaluate 3 × 5 + 12 ÷ 3. 


A. 
19 
B. 
9 


C. 
27 
D. 
11 


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12. 
Evaluate x^{2} + 2xy + y^{2} if = 4 and y = 7. 


A. 
65 
B. 
86 


C. 
121 
D. 
78 


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13. 
Solve 3x = 36. 


A. 
14 
B. 
6 


C. 
13 
D. 
12 


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14. 
7,939 mg = ______ g 


A. 
0.7939 
B. 
7,939,000 


C. 
7.939 
D. 
79.39 


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15. 
Express 64 in exponential form as a power of 4. 


A. 
4^{4} 
B. 
4^{3} 


C. 
2^{6} 
D. 
4^{5} 


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16. 
The after school club purchased five basketballs, six soccer balls, and three volleyballs. How much did the club spend if a basketball costs $14.95, a soccer ball costs $19.99, and a volleyball costs $12? 


A. 
$225.65 
B. 
$216.80 


C. 
$206.72 
D. 
$230.69 


Hint 


17. 
Graph the solution of 3b = 33 on a number line. 


A. 

B. 



C. 

D. 



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18. 
A steak dinner including filet mignon, a baked potato, and green beans costs $20. A slice of apple pie can be added for $6 more. How much would it cost a family of 5 to each have a steak dinner and apple pie? 


A. 
$50 
B. 
$26 


C. 
$106 
D. 
$130 


Hint 


19. 
Describe and identify the pattern in the sequence. 0.3, 0.6, 1.2, 2.4, … 


A. 
×0.2; geometric 
B. 
+2; arithmetic 


C. 
×2; geometric 
D. 
+0.3; arithmetic 


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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^{3} sq mi 
B. 
3.5 × 10^{4} sq mi 


C. 
3.5 × 10^{5} sq mi 
D. 
3.5 × 10^{6} sq mi 


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