

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


A. 
Plan 
B. 
Explore 


C. 
Examine 
D. 
Solve 


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2. 
Which operation should be done first when evaluating 15 – 5 ÷ 3 + 2  1? 


A. 
multiplication 
B. 
subtraction 


C. 
division 
D. 
addition 


Hint 


3. 
Evaluate (6 – 3) · 2. 


A. 
9 
B. 
1 


C. 
0 
D. 
6 


Hint 


4. 
Evaluate if a = 9, b = 6 and c = 3. 


A. 
11 
B. 
15 


C. 
9 
D. 
5 


Hint 


5. 
Solve 3x = 18. 


A. 
6 
B. 
21 


C. 
15 
D. 
7 


Hint 


6. 
On how many days was the temperature at least 71 degrees? 





A. 
5 
B. 
1 


C. 
2 
D. 
3 


Hint 


7. 
The following are scores on an English exam. The highest score possible is 100. How many students scored at least 70? 





A. 
12 
B. 
14 


C. 
13 
D. 
25 


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8. 
What does 94 mean? 





A. 
9/4 
B. 
904 


C. 
94 
D. 
49 


Hint 


9. 
Which is not a reason that measures of central tendency for a set of data can be misleading? 


A. 
too much data 
B. 
incomplete data 


C. 
outliers in the data 
D. 
inaccurate data 


Hint 


10. 
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. 
20 
B. 
10 


C. 
40 
D. 
5 


Hint 


11. 
Write 45,870,320 in scientific notation. 


A. 
4.587032 × 10^{8} 
B. 
45.87032 × 10^{6} 


C. 
4.587032 × 10^{7} 
D. 
45.87032 × 10^{7} 


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12. 
Which symbol makes the following statement true? 1.55 × 10^{4} ______ 15,000 


A. 
< 
B. 



C. 
> 
D. 
= 


Hint 


13. 
Find the next term in the sequence 15, 19, 23, 27, … 


A. 
31 
B. 
81 


C. 
29 
D. 
30 


Hint 


14. 
Write 6^{3} as a product of the same factor. 


A. 
3 · 3 · 3 · 3 · 3 · 3 
B. 
3 · 3 · 3 


C. 
6 · 6 · 6 
D. 
6 · 6 · 6 · 6 · 6 · 6 


Hint 


15. 
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. 
$225.65 
B. 
$230.69 


C. 
$216.80 
D. 
$206.72 


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16. 
Mrs. Robinson bought each of her two daughters a red, white, and blue striped sweater. Her total came to $33.30. Find an equation that shows how much each sweater cost. Use s to represent of the cost of 1 sweater. 


A. 
s  2 = 33.3 
B. 
= 33.3 


C. 
2 + s = 33.3 
D. 
2s = 33.3 


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17. 
Make a stemandleafplot of the prices of DVD players listed in the table. 





A. 



B. 



C. 



D. 



Hint 


18. 
The table shows the scores of the University of Texas men’s basketball team during the 20022003 regular season. Make a stemandleafplot and use it to find the statement that best describes the data. 





A. 
The data point 58 is an outlier. 
B. 
The mode is 77 points scored. 


C. 
The majority of points scored were in the 80s. 
D. 
The majority of points scored were in the 70s. 


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19. 
The table shows the heights of U.S. Presidents. Which is a histogram of the data? 





A. 



B. 



C. 



D. 



Hint 


20. 
The graphs below show the number of minutes spent on the phone. Which graph would you use to determine how many calls were between 6 and 20 minutes? 


A. 

B. 



C. 

D. 



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