

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


A. 
Plan 
B. 
Solve 


C. 
Explore 
D. 
Examine 


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2. 
Evaluate b^{3} + 6 if b = 2. 


A. 
15 
B. 
12 


C. 
512 
D. 
14 


Hint 


3. 
Write 3,465 in scientific notation. 


A. 
34.65×10^{2} 
B. 
0.3465×10^{4} 


C. 
3.465×10^{3} 
D. 
346.5×10 


Hint 


4. 
Choose an appropriate scale for the data 31, 25, 37, 41, and 38. 


A. 
2541 
B. 
050 


C. 
0100 
D. 
3138 


Hint 


5. 
What is the next term in the sequence 1, 5, 25, 125, … ? 


A. 
625 
B. 
225 


C. 
129 
D. 
3,125 


Hint 


6. 
Find the absolute value of 17. 


A. 

B. 
17 


C. 
18 
D. 
17 


Hint 


7. 
Which symbol makes the sentence true? 10 _________ 3 


A. 
> 
B. 



C. 
< 
D. 
= 


Hint 


8. 
Solve y = 7  (15). 


A. 
105 
B. 
8 


C. 
22 
D. 
9 


Hint 


9. 
Luis Gonzales plays baseball for the Arizona Diamondbacks. After 20 games one season, he had 11 homeruns. Predict how many homeruns he will have after 100 games. 


A. 
55 
B. 
100 


C. 
22 
D. 
220 


Hint 


10. 
Evaluate 7 × (a  4) if a = 9. 


A. 
35 
B. 
59 


C. 
63 
D. 
28 


Hint 


11. 
The median is the __________ of a set of numbers. 


A. 
arithmetic average 
B. 
middle number 


C. 
highest number 
D. 
most frequent number 


Hint 


12. 
What is the correct boxandwhisker plot for the data {11, 13, 18, 19, 22, 25, 29, 32, 37, 37, 38}? 


A. 

B. 



C. 

D. 



Hint 


13. 
If you have taken five English tests this quarter and received scores of 72, 72, 93, 94, and 95, what misleading statistic could you use to make your grades look better than they are? 


A. 
median 
B. 
mean 


C. 
mode 
D. 
range 


Hint 


14. 
The line plot shows students' scores for a science test. How many students scored an 85 on the science test? 





A. 
3 
B. 
0 


C. 
2 
D. 
1 


Hint 


15. 
Write 4^{5} as a product of the same factor. 


A. 
4 · 4 · 4 · 4 · 4 
B. 
4 · 4 · 4 · 4 


C. 
5 · 5 · 5 · 5 · 5 
D. 
5 · 5 · 5 · 5 


Hint 


16. 
Choose the sequence that is neither arithmetic nor geometric. 


A. 
15, 18, 21, 25, … 
B. 
11, 18, 25, 32, … 


C. 
1, 1, 1, 1, … 
D. 
2, 1, 0.5, 0.25, … 


Hint 


17. 
The table shows the heights of U.S. Presidents. Which is a histogram of the data? 





A. 



B. 



C. 



D. 



Hint 


18. 
Which frequency table matches the histogram below? 





A. 

B. 



C. 

D. 



Hint 


19. 
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. 



Hint 


20. 
Simplify z + (5) + 18. 


A. 
z + (23) 
B. 
z + 23 


C. 
z + (13) 
D. 
z + 13 


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