1.   What is the first step in the 4-step plan to solve problems?
    A. Examine B. Explore
    C. Solve D. Plan
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  2.   Evaluate (17 + 15) (5 1).
    A. 19 B. 32
    C. 4 D. 8
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  3.   2,561 mm = ______m
    A. 25.61 B. 0.2561
    C. 2,561,000 D. 2.561
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  4.   Which symbol makes the following statement true?
7,500 ______ 7.5 103
    A. > B.
    C. = D. <
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  5.   The following are scores on an English exam. The highest score possible is 100. What is the greatest score?
   
    A. 75 B. 71
    C. 21 D. 100
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  6.   Which symbol makes the sentence true? -10 _________ -3
    A. < B.
    C. > D. =
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  7.   Name the operation that should be done first in the expression
9 (7 3) 2.
    A. multiplication B. addition
    C. division D. subtraction
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  8.   Evaluate x + 5y if x = 12 and y = 9.
    A. 57 B. 153
    C. 71 D. 47
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  9.   Solve x + 3 = 22.
    A. 17 B. 25
    C. 23 D. 19
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  10.   What is the least energy used by any of these states (in hundred trillion BTU's)?
   
    A. 6 B. 4
    C. 5 D. 7
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  11.   Find the next term in the sequence
83, 92, 101, 110,
    A. 111 B. 121
    C. 55 D. 119
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  12.   Solve 11r = 99.
    A. 8 B. -9
    C. 11 D. 9
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  13.   One gallon is four times as much as one quart. A gallon of water weighs about eight pounds. Use the equation 4q = 8 to find out about how much a quart of water weighs.
    A. 4 pounds B. 8 pounds
    C. 2 pounds D. 1 pounds
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  14.   Express 64 in exponential form as a power of 4.
    A. 26 B. 45
    C. 43 D. 44
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  15.   The after school club purchased five basketballs, six soccer balls, and three volleyballs. How much did the club spend if a basketball costs $14.95, a soccer ball costs $19.99, and a volleyball costs $12?
    A. $206.72 B. $216.80
    C. $225.65 D. $230.69
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  16.   Describe and identify the pattern in the sequence.
68, 85, 102, 119,
    A. ×1.5; geometric B. ×2; geometric
    C. +17; geometric D. +17; arithmetic
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  17.   Choose the sequence that is neither arithmetic nor geometric.
    A. 2, 1, 0.5, 0.25, B. 15, 18, 21, 25,
    C. 1, 1, 1, 1, D. 11, 18, 25, 32,
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  18.   The Mojave Desert in southern California is 15,000 square miles. The Sahara Desert in northern Africa is about 233 times larger than the Mojave Desert. How big is the Sahara Desert?
    A. 3.5 × 104 sq mi B. 3.5 × 105 sq mi
    C. 3.5 × 106 sq mi D. 3.5 × 103 sq mi
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  19.   Suppose you spend $6 for lunch at an arcade. Each game you play costs $0.75. How many games can you play if you brought $15 to spend?
    A. 11 games B. 12 games
    C. 10 games D. 13 games
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  20.   Find the slope of the line that passes through each pair of points. (-3, 1), (4, 6)
    A. B. -
    C. - D.
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