1.   What is the second step in the 4-step plan to solve problems?
    A. Explore B. Solve
    C. Examine D. Plan
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  2.   Evaluate 5 + 6 2 + 4.
    A. 7 B. 13
    C. 5 D. 17
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  3.   Evaluate if a = 9, b = 6 and c = 3.
    A. 9 B. 5
    C. 11 D. 15
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  4.   Evaluate b3 + 6 if b = 2.
    A. 15 B. 12
    C. 512 D. 14
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  5.   2 cm = ______mm
    A. 20 B. 2
    C. 200 D. 0.2
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  6.   11,241 g = ______kg
    A. 112.41 B. 0.11241
    C. 11.241 D. 11,241,000
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  7.   3.5 g = ______mg
    A. 0.0035 B. 0.35
    C. 350 D. 3,500
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  8.   Which symbol makes the following statement true?
7,500 ______ 7.5 103
    A. B. =
    C. < D. >
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  9.   Which symbol makes the following statement true?
3.25 × 103 ______ 325
    A. > B. <
    C. D. =
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  10.   What is the next term in the sequence 1, 4, 7, 10, ?
    A. 40 B. 13
    C. 17 D. 30
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  11.   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 × 1010 B. 3.00 × 108
    C. 3.00 × 109 D. 2.99 × 109
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  12.   Write 45,870,320 in scientific notation.
    A. 4.587032 × 107 B. 45.87032 × 107
    C. 4.587032 × 108 D. 45.87032 × 106
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  13.   Find the solution of 62 + x = 75 if the value of x can be selected from the set {12, 13, 14, 15}.
    A. 14 B. 13
    C. 15 D. 12
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  14.   Evaluate 124.
    A. 16,777,216 B. 48
    C. 18,491 D. 20,736
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  15.   Evaluate 16 + (9 - 4)10 - 4 · 5.
    A. 190 B. 96
    C. 46 D. 35
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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. $230.69 B. $225.65
    C. $206.72 D. $216.80
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  17.   Graph the solution of 11 + y = 28 on a number line.
    A. B.
    C. D.
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  18.   Find the property that is shown by y + z = z + y.
    A. Identity Property of Addition B. Commutative Property of Addition
    C. Associative Property of Addition. D. Commutative Property of Multiplication
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  19.   Describe and identify the pattern in the sequence.
6, 7, 9, 12, 16,
    A. Add 2 to the first term, add 4 to the second term, and so on; neither arithmetic nor geometric B. ×2; geometric
    C. Add 1 to the first term, add 2 to the second term, and so on; neither arithmetic nor geometric D. +1; 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 × 106 sq mi B. 3.5 × 104 sq mi
    C. 3.5 × 103 sq mi D. 3.5 × 105 sq mi
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