

1. 
Find the solution of 72 + z = 84 if the value of z can be selected from the set {4, 8, 12, 16}. 


A. 
16 
B. 
12 


C. 
8 
D. 
4 


Hint 


2. 
Evaluate 5 + 6 – 2 + 4. 


A. 
13 
B. 
5 


C. 
17 
D. 
7 


Hint 


3. 
Evaluate 27 ÷ 3 · 3 + 5. 


A. 
8 
B. 
72 


C. 
32 
D. 
17 


Hint 


4. 
Evaluate if a = 5, b = 6 and c = 3. 


A. 
30 
B. 



C. 
3 
D. 
10 


Hint 


5. 
What is the upper extreme for the quiz scores? 





A. 
3 
B. 
17 


C. 
20 
D. 
15 


Hint 


6. 
A realtor is examining data on average home prices in four separate neighborhoods for the past year. Which graph gives the most accurate representation of the home prices in a neighborhood? 


A. 



B. 



C. 



D. 



Hint 


7. 
Find the next term in the sequence 3, 9, 15, 21, … 


A. 
27 
B. 
36 


C. 
63 
D. 
25 


Hint 


8. 
Evaluate 3 × 5 + 12 ÷ 3. 


A. 
9 
B. 
11 


C. 
19 
D. 
27 


Hint 


9. 
Solve m  5 = 9. 


A. 
12 
B. 
13 


C. 
14 
D. 
15 


Hint 


10. 
How many states in this group used at least 17 hundred trillion BTU's of energy? 





A. 
11 
B. 
10 


C. 
12 
D. 
9 


Hint 


11. 
Find the next term in the sequence 13, 19, 24, 28, … 


A. 
32 
B. 
31 


C. 
33 
D. 
41 


Hint 


12. 
Evaluate 1^{5}. 


A. 
1 
B. 
15 


C. 
5 
D. 
6 


Hint 


13. 
Write 10 · 10 · 10 in exponential form. 


A. 
1^{3} 
B. 
3^{1} 


C. 
10^{3} 
D. 
3^{10} 


Hint 


14. 
The table shows how much time Eva spent in a music chat room on the Internet during the week. Which expression cannot be used to find the total number of hours she spent in the chat room? 





A. 
3 × 1.5 + 2 × 1 + 2 


B. 
1.5 + 1.5 + 1.5 + 1 + 1 + 2 


C. 
3(1.5) + 2(1) + 2 


D. 
5(1.5 + 1) + 2 


Hint 


15. 
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 


Hint 


16. 
The Ride Away Bike Shop has 27 mountain bikes and 34 road bikes. Find the expression that represents the number of tires in the Ride Away Bike Shop. 


A. 
2(27) × 2(34) 
B. 
27 × 27 + 34 × 34 


C. 
2(27 + 34) 
D. 
34 + 27 


Hint 


17. 
Which expression represents the Identity Property of Multiplication? 


A. 
8 + 0 = 8 
B. 
4 × 1 = 1 × 4 


C. 
h × 0 = 0 
D. 
j × 1 = j 


Hint 


18. 
Choose the sequence that is arithmetic. 


A. 
5, 7, 12, 18, … 
B. 
1, 1, 2, 3, … 


C. 
4, 12, 36, 108, … 
D. 
17, 29, 41, 53, … 


Hint 


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


A. 
×0.2; geometric 
B. 
+0.3; arithmetic 


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


Hint 


20. 
Both bar graphs show the amount it costs to heat a twostory house during the winter. Which graph is misleading? Explain. 





A. 
Graph A; there is no break in the vertical scale, the cost of heating the house in December and February are about the same. 


B. 
Graph A; the months are not ordered from greatest to least cost. 


C. 
Graph B; the months are not ordered from least to greatest cost. 


D. 
Graph B; there is a break in the vertical scale, the cost of heating the house in January appears to be much greater than heating the house in November. 


Hint 


