

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


A. 
Examine 
B. 
Plan 


C. 
Explore 
D. 
Solve 


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2. 
Which symbol makes the following statement true? 3.25 × 10^{3} ______ 325 


A. 
> 
B. 



C. 
= 
D. 
< 


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3. 
What is the difference between the highest and the lowest values? 





A. 
75 
B. 
80 


C. 
84 
D. 
100 


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4. 
Which is not a reason that measures of central tendency for a set of data can be misleading? 


A. 
incomplete data 
B. 
outliers in the data 


C. 
inaccurate data 
D. 
too much data 


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


A. 
225 
B. 
129 


C. 
3,125 
D. 
625 


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6. 
Which symbol makes the sentence true? 10 _________ 3 


A. 
= 
B. 
> 


C. 

D. 
< 


Hint 


7. 
What inequality is represented by the graph? 





A. 
9 = 3 
B. 
9 > 3 


C. 
9 < 3 
D. 
9 > 3 


Hint 


8. 
Evaluate 4^{2} – 10 


A. 
2 
B. 
26 


C. 
6 
D. 
16 


Hint 


9. 
Evaluate x^{2} + 2xy + y^{2} if = 4 and y = 7. 


A. 
78 
B. 
86 


C. 
65 
D. 
121 


Hint 


10. 
Solve m  5 = 9. 


A. 
15 
B. 
13 


C. 
14 
D. 
12 


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11. 
Solve f = . 


A. 
4 
B. 
3 


C. 
2 
D. 
6 


Hint 


12. 
Which symbol makes the following statement true? 568 ______ 5.1 × 10^{2} 


A. 

B. 
= 


C. 
> 
D. 
< 


Hint 


13. 
Find the next term in the sequence 13, 19, 24, 28, … 


A. 
33 
B. 
32 


C. 
31 
D. 
41 


Hint 


14. 
Name the ordered pair for point P. 





A. 
(5, 2) 
B. 
(2, 5) 


C. 
(2, 5) 
D. 
(5, 2) 


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 
D. 
5 · 5 · 5 · 5 · 5 


Hint 


16. 
Graph the solution of 18 = on a number line. 


A. 

B. 



C. 

D. 



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17. 
A steak dinner including filet mignon, a baked potato, and green beans costs $20. A slice of apple pie can be added for $6 more. How much would it cost a family of 5 to each have a steak dinner and apple pie? 


A. 
$50 
B. 
$106 


C. 
$130 
D. 
$26 


Hint 


18. 
Rewrite a + (b + c) using the Associative Property. 


A. 
a + b + c + 0 
B. 
ab + ac 


C. 
(a + b) + c 
D. 
(c + b) + a 


Hint 


19. 
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 the highest price occurred at the beginning of the month and the lowest price occurred at the end of the month. 


B. 
The vertical axis is not labeled. 


C. 
The horizontal scale is missing the oddnumbered days. 


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


Hint 


20. 
Evaluate 15  9. 


A. 
6 
B. 
24 


C. 
24 
D. 
6 


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