

1. 
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. 
24 in. 
B. 
10 in. 


C. 
36 in. 
D. 
12 in. 


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2. 
The mean is the _______ of a set of numbers. 


A. 
arithmetic average 
B. 
middle number 


C. 
most frequent 
D. 
highest number 


Hint 


3. 
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. 



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4. 
Solve x = 28 ÷ 7. 


A. 
21 
B. 
4 


C. 
4 
D. 
21 


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5. 
Multiply 45.3 × 10^{2}. 


A. 
4,530 
B. 
453 


C. 
0.453 
D. 
4.53 


Hint 


6. 
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 × 10^{9} 
B. 
2.99 × 10^{10} 


C. 
3.00 × 10^{8} 
D. 
3.00 × 10^{9} 


Hint 


7. 
Choose an appropriate scale for the data 69, 72, 121, 81, 98. 


A. 
70 to 120 
B. 
40 to 100 


C. 
65 to 125 
D. 
70 to 100 


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8. 
How many states in this group used at least 17 hundred trillion BTU's of energy? 





A. 
11 
B. 
9 


C. 
10 
D. 
12 


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9. 
What is the correct boxandwhisker plot for the data {11, 13, 18, 19, 22, 25, 29, 32, 37, 37, 38}? 


A. 

B. 



C. 

D. 



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10. 
Which statistic gives the most meaningful information about the central tendency of the data {23, 25, 26, 26, 27, 29, 29, 30, 450, 450, 450}? 


A. 
mean 
B. 
mode 


C. 
range 
D. 
median 


Hint 


11. 
Evaluate 12^{4}. 


A. 
48 
B. 
20,736 


C. 
16,777,216 
D. 
18,491 


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12. 
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. 
3 × 1.5 + 2 × 1 + 2 


C. 
1.5 + 1.5 + 1.5 + 1 + 1 + 2 


D. 
5(1.5 + 1) + 2 


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13. 
Use the Distributive Property to find 3(13 + 5) written as an equivalent expression. 


A. 
3 + 13 × 3 + 5 
B. 
3(13) + 3(5) 


C. 
3(18) 
D. 
3 + 13 + 3 + 5 


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14. 
On average, letter carriers deliver approximately 670 million pieces of mail each day. About how many pieces of mail do they deliver in 6 days? 


A. 
420 billion 
B. 
4,020 


C. 
4.02 billion 
D. 
4.02 million 


Hint 


15. 
Find the property that is shown by y + z = z + y. 


A. 
Commutative Property of Addition 
B. 
Commutative Property of Multiplication 


C. 
Associative Property of Addition. 
D. 
Identity Property of Addition 


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16. 
Choose the sequence that is arithmetic. 


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


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


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17. 
Write 9.01 × 10^{8} in standard form. 


A. 
90,100,000 
B. 
9,010,000 


C. 
9,010,000,000 
D. 
901,000,000 


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18. 
Make a bar graph to display the data in the table. 





A. 



B. 



C. 



D. 



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19. 
Evaluate 9. 


A. 
0 
B. 
9 


C. 
9 
D. 
1 


Hint 


20. 
Simplify (6a)(8b). 


A. 
48ab 
B. 
48ab 


C. 
48 
D. 
48b 


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