1.   What is the last step in the 4-step plan to solve problems?
    A. Plan B. Solve
    C. Explore D. Examine
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  2.   Evaluate if a = 5, b = 6 and c = 3.
    A. 10 B. 3
    C. D. 30
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  3.   Solve 3x = 18.
    A. 15 B. 6
    C. 7 D. 21
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  4.   The following are scores on an English exam. The highest score possible is 100. What is the least score?
   
    A. 21 B. 75
    C. 100 D. 71
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  5.   Solve -12 - (-3) = m.
    A. -9 B. 15
    C. 9 D. -15
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  6.   Solve 8.4 = -1.2p.
    A. 7.2 B. -7
    C. 9.6 D. -4
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  7.   Multiply 45.3 × 102.
    A. 4,530 B. 0.453
    C. 4.53 D. 453
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  8.   523 m = ______ km
    A. 0.523 B. 0.0523
    C. 5.23 D. 523,000
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  9.   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. 3.00 × 109 B. 3.00 × 108
    C. 2.99 × 1010 D. 2.99 × 109
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  10.   Ben races motorcycles for fun. So far, his lap times, in seconds, are 32, 35, 33, and 32. What time must Ben get on his final lap for his average lap time to be 32.6?
    A. 31 B. 32.6
    C. 32 D. 33
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  11.   What is the lower extreme for the quiz scores?
   
    A. 3 B. 20
    C. 12 D. 15
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  12.   Which statistic gives the most meaningful information about what price you should expect to pay for a certain baseball bat if the following data are a set of prices at different stores for the bat. {10, 10, 10, 10, 10.50, 11, 12, 14, 18}.
    A. median B. mode
    C. range D. mean
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  13.   Find the next term in the sequence
81, 27, 9, 3,
    A. 1 B. 3
    C. 6 D. 9
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  14.   Solve (-9)(-6) = s.
    A. 54 B. -54
    C. -15 D. 15
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  15.   Mrs. Rollins had some extra candy left over from Halloween, so she decided to give a treat to her math class. She gave everyone two pieces of candy, and then, for the rest of the period, every time someone correctly answered a question, she gave that person three more pieces of candy. Jean-Paul had 11 pieces of candy in Mrs. Rollins's class. Use the equation 11 = 3q + 2 to figure out how many questions Jean-Paul answered correctly.
    A. 2 B. 9
    C. -3 D. 3
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  16.   Evaluate 37.
    A. 343 B. 21
    C. 5,034 D. 2,187
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  17.   Evaluate 15.
    A. 6 B. 1
    C. 15 D. 5
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  18.   Which expression represents the Identity Property of Multiplication?
    A. 4 × 1 = 1 × 4 B. h × 0 = 0
    C. j × 1 = j D. 8 + 0 = 8
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  19.   Simplify -11 + d + (-15).
    A. -26 + (-d) B. -26 + d
    C. 26 + (-d) D. 26 + d
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  20.   Find the slope of the line that passes through each pair of points.
   
    A. B. -
    C. - D.
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