

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


A. 
Plan 
B. 
Solve 


C. 
Explore 
D. 
Examine 


Hint 


2. 
Evaluate (6 – 3) · 2. 


A. 
0 
B. 
1 


C. 
6 
D. 
9 


Hint 


3. 
The equation where d represents the distance in miles and t is the number of seconds between seeing lightening and hearing thunder, tells how far away a thunderstorm is. How far is it to a thunderstorm if you count 15 seconds between seeing the lightening and hearing the thunder? 


A. 
15 miles 
B. 
10 miles 


C. 
1 mile 
D. 
3 miles 


Hint 


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


A. 
3138 
B. 
050 


C. 
0100 
D. 
2541 


Hint 


5. 
Find the mean of {3, 8, 10, 1, 25}. 


A. 
9.4 
B. 
1 


C. 
8 
D. 
9 


Hint 


6. 
Find the absolute value of 17. 


A. 
17 
B. 



C. 
18 
D. 
17 


Hint 


7. 
Which symbol makes the sentence true? 6 ______ 8 


A. 
= 
B. 
> 


C. 
< 
D. 



Hint 


8. 
Which symbol makes the sentence true? 10 _________ 3 


A. 
> 
B. 



C. 
= 
D. 
< 


Hint 


9. 
Solve 7 + (16) = x. 


A. 
23 
B. 
9 


C. 
9 
D. 
23 


Hint 


10. 
Solve x = 6(7). 


A. 
42 
B. 
42 


C. 
1 
D. 
13 


Hint 


11. 
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. 
5 


C. 
10 
D. 
40 


Hint 


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


A. 
> 
B. 



C. 
= 
D. 
< 


Hint 


13. 
How much money do you predict Classic Comics will make on the Internet in July? 





A. 
$110 
B. 
$130 


C. 
$100 
D. 
$120 


Hint 


14. 
The median is the __________ of a set of numbers. 


A. 
middle number 
B. 
highest number 


C. 
most frequent number 
D. 
arithmetic average 


Hint 


15. 
Find the absolute value of 0. 


A. 
2 
B. 
0 


C. 
∞ 
D. 
1 


Hint 


16. 
Evaluate rst if r = 3, s = 2, and t = 8. 


A. 
48 
B. 
48 


C. 
24 
D. 
24 


Hint 


17. 
Solve t = 30 ÷ 6. 


A. 
5 
B. 
24 


C. 
5 
D. 
24 


Hint 


18. 
Evaluate if k = 64, m = 2, and n = 4. 


A. 
8 
B. 
16 


C. 
8 
D. 
16 


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 11 + d + (15). 


A. 
26 + (d) 
B. 
26 + d 


C. 
26 + d 
D. 
26 + (d) 


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