

1. 
What is the first step in the 4step plan to solve problems? 


A. 
Explore 
B. 
Plan 


C. 
Solve 
D. 
Examine 


Hint 


2. 
Evaluate 3 · 4 + 6^{2} 


A. 
76 
B. 
24 


C. 
48 
D. 
103 


Hint 


3. 
How many customer service ratings above 80 did the company receive? 





A. 
16 
B. 
5 


C. 
12 
D. 
2 


Hint 


4. 
What would you predict your resting heart rate would be if you exercise 25 minutes per day? 





A. 
100 
B. 
120 


C. 
50 
D. 
70 


Hint 


5. 
The following are scores on an English exam. The highest score possible is 100. What is the greatest score? 





A. 
75 
B. 
71 


C. 
100 
D. 
21 


Hint 


6. 
Find the mode of {325, 100, 115, 621, 325, 325, 100}. 


A. 
100 
B. 
273 


C. 
325 
D. 
115 


Hint 


7. 
What does 94 mean? 





A. 
9/4 
B. 
94 


C. 
49 
D. 
904 


Hint 


8. 
Find the next term in the sequence 3, 9, 15, 21, … 


A. 
25 
B. 
27 


C. 
36 
D. 
63 


Hint 


9. 
Jordan runs 2 miles every day. He is tracking his progress on the graph below. Describe the trend in his running times over the last six months. 





A. 
Jordan is running fewer miles now than when he started. 


B. 
There is no relationship. 


C. 
It takes Jordan less time to run 2 miles now than when he started. 


D. 
Jordan is spending more time running every day. 


Hint 


10. 
Anna lives in San Francisco, and she has a business partner in Washington, D.C. Sometimes she flies to Washington for meetings; San Francisco and Washington, D.C., are 2438 miles apart. In August, Anna flies to Washington and back twice. What is a good estimate of the number of miles she has flown in August? 


A. 
5000 miles 
B. 
2500 miles 


C. 
1000 miles 
D. 
10000 miles 


Hint 


11. 
523 m = ______ km 


A. 
0.523 
B. 
523,000 


C. 
5.23 
D. 
0.0523 


Hint 


12. 
What is the most energy used by any of these states (in hundred trillion BTU's)? 





A. 
26 
B. 
29 


C. 
27 
D. 
28 


Hint 


13. 
Find the mode of {2, 2, 3, 9, 7, 9, 3, 7, 3}. 


A. 
7 
B. 
5 


C. 
2 
D. 
3 


Hint 


14. 
Which of the following is a way in which statistics are made to be misleading? 


A. 
Outliers on data are brought up and their effects on the measures of central tendency are explained. 
B. 
All three measures of central tendency are presented. 


C. 
The scale is altered on a graph. 
D. 
The actual data are shown, and you are allowed to figure out the measures of central tendency on your own. 


Hint 


15. 
Evaluate 1^{5}. 


A. 
1 
B. 
5 


C. 
6 
D. 
15 


Hint 


16. 
Evaluate 16 + (9  4)10  4 · 5. 


A. 
96 
B. 
35 


C. 
190 
D. 
46 


Hint 


17. 
Which expression represents the Identity Property of Multiplication? 


A. 
4 × 1 = 1 × 4 
B. 
8 + 0 = 8 


C. 
j × 1 = j 
D. 
h × 0 = 0 


Hint 


18. 
Make a stemandleafplot of the scores of the University of Texas men’s basketball team during the 20022003 regular season. 





A. 



B. 



C. 



D. 



Hint 


19. 
The stemandleaf plot shows the bowling scores of one round of a bowling meet. Choose the statement that best describes how the data are spread out. 





A. 
The majority of bowlers scored 149 points or less. 


B. 
The mode represents the average bowling score. 


C. 
The bowling scores are evenly spread out between 116 and 168. 


D. 
The majority of bowlers scored 149 points or greater. 


Hint 


20. 
The line graph shows the average price of gas for one recent month in Austin, Texas. Why is the graph misleading? 





A. 
It shows that price of gas changed dramatically during the month. 


B. 
The vertical axis is not labeled. 


C. 
It shows that the highest price occurred at the beginning of the month and the lowest price occurred at the end of the month. 


D. 
The horizontal scale is missing the oddnumbered days. 


Hint 


