1. Evaluate (6 – 3) · 2. A. 0 B. 9 C. 1 D. 6 Hint 2. What is the next term in the sequence 1, 5, 25, 125, … ? A. 129 B. 625 C. 225 D. 3,125 Hint 3. Find the absolute value of -17. A. -18 B. -17 C. D. 17 Hint 4. Solve the equation shown by the model. A. x = -15 B. x = -4 C. x = -6 D. x = -3 Hint 5. What is the first step in solving 4x – 3 = 9? A. Divide each side of the equation by 4. B. Divide each side of the equation by –3. C. Add 3 to each side of the equation. D. Subtract 3 from each side of the equation. Hint 6. Solve -18 = 9z – 9. A. 1 B. –1 C. –2 D. 2 Hint 7. 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. 10 B. 20 C. 5 D. 40 Hint 8. Write 1,360,000,000,000 in scientific notation. A. 13.6 × 1012 B. 1.36 × 1012 C. 0.136 × 1013 D. 1.36 × 1013 Hint 9. Choose an appropriate scale for the data 69, 72, 121, 81, 98. A. 40 to 100 B. 70 to 100 C. 70 to 120 D. 65 to 125 Hint 10. How much money do you predict Classic Comics will make on the Internet in July? A. \$120 B. \$100 C. \$130 D. \$110 Hint 11. In what quadrant is point C located? A. I B. IV C. II D. none Hint 12. Solve w = 6(-3). A. -9 B. 18 C. 9 D. -18 Hint 13. Solve -84 ÷ -7 = q A. 14 B. -12 C. 12 D. -14 Hint 14. Write an algebraic expression for the phrase 17 more than r. A. 17r B. 17 > r C. r + 17 D. r - 17 Hint 15. Describe and identify the pattern in the sequence.0.3, 0.6, 1.2, 2.4, … A. +0.3; arithmetic B. +2; arithmetic C. ×0.2; geometric D. ×2; geometric Hint 16. Make a histogram to show the number of hours people in the survey sleep. A. B. C. D. Hint 17. The graphs below show the number of minutes spent on the phone. Which graph would you use to compare the amount of minutes spent on the phone Tuesday and Friday? A. B. C. D. Hint 18. The graph below shows the number of minutes spent on the phone. What conclusion cannot be made about the data in the graph? A. The interval with the fewest number of calls is 6-10. B. Nineteen calls were made that were between 16 and 20 minutes. C. Fourteen calls were made that were 10 minutes or less. D. There were a total of 69 calls made. Hint 19. Evaluate |-9|. A. -9 B. 0 C. 1 D. 9 Hint 20. Complete the following function table for y = 3x - 1. A. B. C. D. Hint