

1. 
Evaluate 3x + 2y if x = 3 and y = 7. 


A. 
23 
B. 
27 


C. 
105 
D. 
5 


Hint 


2. 
Write 2^{4} as a product. 


A. 
4 · 4 
B. 
2 · 2 · 2 · 2 


C. 
2 + 2 + 2 + 2 
D. 
4 + 4 


Hint 


3. 
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. 
36 in. 
B. 
10 in. 


C. 
24 in. 
D. 
12 in. 


Hint 


4. 
What are the prime factors of 400? 


A. 
2, 5 
B. 
2, 4, 5 


C. 
2, 200 
D. 
4, 10, 10 


Hint 


5. 
Find the next term in the sequence 2, 6, 18, ... 


A. 
22 
B. 
38 


C. 
30 
D. 
54 


Hint 


6. 
Find the absolute value of 17. 


A. 
17 
B. 
17 


C. 
18 
D. 



Hint 


7. 
Solve w + 3 = 11. 


A. 
8 
B. 
7 


C. 
9 
D. 
14 


Hint 


8. 
Teresa is competing in a bicycle race which is 12 miles long. If her speed is an average of 3 miles per hour, how long will it take her to finish the race? Use the equation d = rt where d is the distance in miles, r is the average speed in miles per hour, and t is the time in hours. 


A. 
3 hours 
B. 
3.5 hours 


C. 
4 hours 
D. 
2.5 hours 


Hint 


9. 
The circle graph below shows the results of a survey of students'favorite types of pizza at Longview Middle School. What fraction of students prefer either cheese or vegetarian pizza? 





A. 

B. 



C. 

D. 



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10. 
Express 0.87 as a percent. 


A. 
87% 
B. 
8.7% 


C. 
0.87% 
D. 
870% 


Hint 


11. 
What is the name of a polygon that has five sides? 


A. 
pentagon 
B. 
heptagon 


C. 
nonagon 
D. 
decagon 


Hint 


12. 
What percent of the school population is enrolled in school after high school? 





A. 
4.5% 
B. 
37.3% 


C. 
36.4% 
D. 
16.8% 


Hint 


13. 
Evaluate 7 × (a  4) if a = 9. 


A. 
35 
B. 
28 


C. 
59 
D. 
63 


Hint 


14. 
What is the range of the data 69, 72, 121, 81, 98? 


A. 
53 
B. 
50 


C. 
52 
D. 
40 


Hint 


15. 
Evaluate x – y if x = 8 and y = 5. 


A. 
3 
B. 
13 


C. 
13 
D. 
3 


Hint 


16. 
Mrs. Rollins had some extra candy left over from Halloween, so she decided to give a treat to her math class. She gave everyone two pieces of candy, and then, for the rest of the period, every time someone correctly answered a question, she gave that person three more pieces of candy. JeanPaul had 11 pieces of candy in Mrs. Rollins's class. Use the equation 11 = 3q + 2 to figure out how many questions JeanPaul answered correctly. 


A. 
3 
B. 
3 


C. 
9 
D. 
2 


Hint 


17. 
Often, milk is sold by the quart. If you buy one quart of milk, how many cups of milk do you have? 


A. 
2 
B. 
2.5 


C. 
8 
D. 
4 


Hint 


18. 
Solve y = 27. 


A. 
135 
B. 
16.2 


C. 
9 
D. 
45 


Hint 


19. 
You are going to order a onetopping pizza from your favorite pizzeria. You can get the pizza on thin crust, traditional crust, or deepdish. The toppings you have to choose from are pepperoni, sausage, onions, mushrooms, peppers, and extra cheese. You also have to choose whether to pick it up or have it delivered. How many combinations are there for you to choose from? 


A. 
36 
B. 
8 


C. 
40 
D. 
11 


Hint 


20. 
Find ÷ 5 written in simplest form. 


A. 
8 
B. 



C. 
3 
D. 



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