

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


A. 
Plan 
B. 
Solve 


C. 
Examine 
D. 
Explore 


Hint 


2. 
The equation where d represents the distance in miles and t is the number of seconds between seeing lightening and hearing thunder, tells how far away a thunderstorm is. How far is it to a thunderstorm if you count 15 seconds between seeing the lightening and hearing the thunder? 


A. 
3 miles 
B. 
1 mile 


C. 
10 miles 
D. 
15 miles 


Hint 


3. 
On how many days was the temperature below 76 degrees? 





A. 
5 
B. 
6 


C. 
1 
D. 
2 


Hint 


4. 
Which statistic gives the most accurate information for the following set of test scores? 2, 85, 87, 88, 89 


A. 
mode 
B. 
range 


C. 
median 
D. 
mean 


Hint 


5. 
In a survey, 75 out of 100 eighth graders said they bought lunch at school. What percent is this? 


A. 
25% 
B. 
0.75% 


C. 
75% 
D. 
100% 


Hint 


6. 
Albania has volleyball practice every 3 days and piano lessons every 4 days. If she had both a volleyball practice and a piano lesson on Monday, in how many days will she have both on the same day again? 


A. 
12 
B. 
4 


C. 
8 
D. 
3 


Hint 


7. 
Order the integers –20, 23, 15, 15, and 20 from least to greatest. 


A. 
15, 20, 15, 20, 23 
B. 
–23, 20, 15, 15, 20 


C. 
15, 15, 20, 20, 23 
D. 
–15, 20, 23, 15, 20 


Hint 


8. 
Solve y = 6 – 2. 


A. 
8 
B. 
8 


C. 
4 
D. 
4 


Hint 


9. 
Evaluate xyz if x = 3, y = 1, and z = 5. 


A. 
15 
B. 
15 


C. 
9 
D. 
9 


Hint 


10. 
Write an algebraic expression for the phrase t decreased by 7. 


A. 
t – 7 
B. 
t × 7 


C. 
t + 7 
D. 
t ÷ 7 


Hint 


11. 
Express in simplest form. 


A. 

B. 



C. 

D. 



Hint 


12. 
Evaluate 3 × 5 + 12 ÷ 3. 


A. 
27 
B. 
19 


C. 
9 
D. 
11 


Hint 


13. 
Evaluate 7 × (a  4) if a = 9. 


A. 
28 
B. 
35 


C. 
63 
D. 
59 


Hint 


14. 
Find the next term in the sequence 1, 6, 36, 216, 


A. 
1944 
B. 
222 


C. 
7776 
D. 
1296 


Hint 


15. 
The groundskeeper for a professional football team is very careless. He paints one of the end zones and keeps on painting on the regular playing field. If he paints 12 yards of the 100yard football field all the way across before he stops and notices, what percent of the playing field did he accidentally paint? 


A. 
6% 
B. 
0.12% 


C. 
0.06% 
D. 
12% 


Hint 


16. 
Write 4 times k, increased by 9, is 45 as an algebraic equation. 


A. 
4k = 45 
B. 
k + 9 = 45 


C. 
4k + 9 = 45 
D. 
9k + 4 = 45 


Hint 


17. 
The pie graph shows the percentage of people found in a survey to prefer certain colors of candy to others. Write the percentage of people who preferred red candy as a decimal. 





A. 
0.5 
B. 
5.0 


C. 
2.1 
D. 
0.21 


Hint 


18. 
Michigan’s population is almost 10,000,000 people. Texas’ population is twice that of Michigan. About how many people live in Texas? 


A. 
2.0 × 10^{8} 
B. 
2.0 × 10^{7} 


C. 
2.0 × 10^{6} 
D. 
2.0 × 10^{9} 


Hint 


19. 
Name the domain for the following function table. 





A. 
{5, 2, 1, 3} 
B. 
{9, 3, 6, 15} 


C. 
{15, 6, 3, 9} 
D. 
{3, 1, 2, 5} 


Hint 


20. 
Find the slope of the line that passes through each pair of points. 





A. 

B. 
 


C. 
 
D. 



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