1.   What is the third step in the 4-step plan to solve problems?
    A. Solve B. Explore
    C. Examine D. Plan
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  2.   Evaluate if a = 5, b = 6 and c = 3.
    A. 3 B. 30
    C. D. 10
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  3.   Which statistic reveals the least about the increase in the following average gasoline prices for seven consecutive weeks?
$1.05, $1.05, $1.05, $1.55, $1.65, $1.75, $2.00
    A. range B. mode
    C. mean D. median
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  4.   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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  5.   Solve n = 14 + (-2).
    A. -12 B. -28
    C. 12 D. 16
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  6.   Solve -12 - (-3) = m.
    A. 9 B. -15
    C. -9 D. 15
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  7.   Teresa is competing in a bicycle race which is 12 miles long. If her speed is an average of 3 miles per hour, how long will it take her to finish the race? Use the equation d = rt where d is the distance in miles, r is the average speed in miles per hour, and t is the time in hours.
    A. 4 hours B. 3 hours
    C. 3.5 hours D. 2.5 hours
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  8.   Write the inequality that is graphed on the number line below.
   
    A. B.
    C. D.
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  9.   Evaluate ab + 8 if a = 4 and b = 7
    A. 28 B. 55
    C. 60 D. 36
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  10.   67.2 m = ______ cm
    A. 0.672 B. 67,200
    C. 6,720 D. 672
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  11.   Find the mode of {2, 2, 3, 9, 7, 9, 3, 7, 3}.
    A. 2 B. 5
    C. 3 D. 7
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  12.   Which numbers are ordered from least to greatest?
    A. 1, 0, -18, -20, -23
    B. 0, 1, -18, -20, -23
    C. -23, -20, -18, 0, 1
    D. -18, -20, -23, 0, 1
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  13.   In what quadrant is point S.
   
    A. III B. I
    C. IV D. II
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  14.   Solve (-4)2 = b.
    A. -16 B. 4
    C. 8 D. 16
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  15.   Solve x + 9 = 11.
    A. 11 B. -2
    C. 9 D. 2
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  16.   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. -3
    C. 9 D. 3
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  17.   Which graph represents the solution to 3t + 2 8?
    A.
    B.
    C.
    D.
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  18.   Evaluate j - k if j = 10 and k = 2.
    A. 20 B. 5
    C. 8 D. 12
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  19.   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. $26 B. $106
    C. $50 D. $130
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  20.   Which property represents 5 × (6 × 3) = (5 × 6) × 3?
    A. Commutative Property of Multiplication B. Distributive Property
    C. Associative Property of Multiplication. D. Associative Property of Addition.
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