1.   What is the second step in the 4-step plan to solve problems?
    A. Explore B. Examine
    C. Solve D. Plan
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  2.   What is the third step in the 4-step plan to solve problems?
    A. Examine B. Explore
    C. Plan D. Solve
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  3.   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. 1 mile B. 3 miles
    C. 10 miles D. 15 miles
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  4.   Solve 5 + y = 11.
    A. 2 B. 7
    C. 16 D. 6
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  5.   Which symbol makes the following statement true?
3.25 × 103 ______ 325
    A. < B. =
    C. D. >
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  6.   In physics, the number measures the force of gravity between two objects when a and b each stand for the mass one of the objects and d stands for the distance between them. Find the force of gravity when a = 5, b = 8, and d = 2.
    A. 10 B. 5
    C. 20 D. 40
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  7.   Solve x + 3 = 22.
    A. 19 B. 17
    C. 23 D. 25
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  8.   Solve 3x = 36.
    A. 14 B. 13
    C. 6 D. 12
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  9.   57 mL = ______ L
    A. 0.0057 B. 57,000
    C. 0.57 D. 0.057
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  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 × 109 B. 2.99 × 1010
    C. 3.00 × 108 D. 3.00 × 109
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  11.   Find the next term in the sequence
13, 19, 24, 28,
    A. 41 B. 31
    C. 32 D. 33
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  12.   Evaluate 37.
    A. 5,034 B. 343
    C. 21 D. 2,187
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  13.   Evaluate 124.
    A. 18,491 B. 48
    C. 20,736 D. 16,777,216
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  14.   Evaluate 15.
    A. 6 B. 15
    C. 1 D. 5
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  15.   Write 10 · 10 · 10 in exponential form.
    A. 310 B. 13
    C. 103 D. 31
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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. $216.80 B. $225.65
    C. $206.72 D. $230.69
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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.   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. $26 B. $50
    C. $106 D. $130
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  19.   Rewrite a + (b + c) using the Associative Property.
    A. a + b + c + 0 B. (c + b) + a
    C. (a + b) + c D. ab + ac
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  20.   Describe and identify the pattern in the sequence.
68, 85, 102, 119,
    A. ×2; geometric B. +17; geometric
    C. +17; arithmetic D. ×1.5; geometric
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