

1. 
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. 
10 miles 
B. 
15 miles 


C. 
1 mile 
D. 
3 miles 


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


A. 
12 
B. 
14 


C. 
15 
D. 
512 


Hint 


3. 
Solve 5 + y = 11. 


A. 
6 
B. 
16 


C. 
7 
D. 
2 


Hint 


4. 
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. 
24 in. 
B. 
36 in. 


C. 
12 in. 
D. 
10 in. 


Hint 


5. 
2 cm = ______mm 


A. 
200 
B. 
2 


C. 
20 
D. 
0.2 


Hint 


6. 
Write 120,000,000 in scientific notation. 


A. 
1.2×10^{8} 
B. 
12×10^{7} 


C. 
1.2×10^{9} 
D. 
0.12×10^{9} 


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7. 
Which symbol makes the following statement true? 7,500 ______ 7.5 × 10^{3} 


A. 
> 
B. 
< 


C. 

D. 
= 


Hint 


8. 
What is the next term in the sequence 1, 5, 25, 125, … ? 


A. 
225 
B. 
3,125 


C. 
129 
D. 
625 


Hint 


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


A. 
division 
B. 
multiplication 


C. 
addition 
D. 
subtraction 


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10. 
Solve 3x = 36. 


A. 
14 
B. 
13 


C. 
6 
D. 
12 


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11. 
2.3598 kL = ______ L 


A. 
235.98 
B. 
2,359.80 


C. 
0.0023598 
D. 
23598 


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12. 
57 mL = ______ L 


A. 
0.57 
B. 
57,000 


C. 
0.0057 
D. 
0.057 


Hint 


13. 
Find the next term in the sequence 1, 6, 36, 216, 


A. 
222 
B. 
1944 


C. 
7776 
D. 
1296 


Hint 


14. 
Find the next term in the sequence 81, 27, 9, 3, … 


A. 
1 
B. 
9 


C. 
6 
D. 
3 


Hint 


15. 
Write 4^{5} as a product of the same factor. 


A. 
4 · 4 · 4 · 4 · 4 
B. 
5 · 5 · 5 · 5 · 5 


C. 
5 · 5 · 5 · 5 
D. 
4 · 4 · 4 · 4 


Hint 


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. 
$206.72 
B. 
$216.80 


C. 
$230.69 
D. 
$225.65 


Hint 


17. 
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. 
$106 


C. 
$26 
D. 
$130 


Hint 


18. 
On average, letter carriers deliver approximately 670 million pieces of mail each day. About how many pieces of mail do they deliver in 6 days? 


A. 
4.02 million 
B. 
4.02 billion 


C. 
420 billion 
D. 
4,020 


Hint 


19. 
Describe and identify the pattern in the sequence. 6, 7, 9, 12, 16, … 


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


C. 
Add 2 to the first term, add 4 to the second term, and so on; neither arithmetic nor geometric 
D. 
×2; geometric 


Hint 


20. 
Write 9.01 × 10^{8} in standard form. 


A. 
9,010,000 
B. 
90,100,000 


C. 
9,010,000,000 
D. 
901,000,000 


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