

1. 
Evaluate (6 – 3) · 2. 


A. 
9 
B. 
1 


C. 
6 
D. 
0 


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2. 
Evaluate 5 + 6 – 2 + 4. 


A. 
13 
B. 
5 


C. 
17 
D. 
7 


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3. 
What is the scale in the frequency table? 





A. 
0100 
B. 
51100 


C. 
5160 
D. 
91100 


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4. 
What would you predict your heart rate would be if you exercise 40 minutes per day? 





A. 
0 
B. 
120 


C. 
50 
D. 
10 


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5. 
Which is not a reason that measures of central tendency for a set of data can be misleading? 


A. 
incomplete data 
B. 
inaccurate data 


C. 
too much data 
D. 
outliers in the data 


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6. 
Solve –75 = –25a. 


A. 
–50 
B. 
–100 


C. 

D. 
3 


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7. 
Write 7 more than w is 25 as an algebraic equation. 


A. 
7w = 25 
B. 
w – 7 = 25 


C. 
w + 7 = 25 
D. 
7 = 25 + w 


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8. 
Which is the best buy: $4.08 for a 16ounce box of cereal, $4.50 for an 18ounce box of cereal, or $5.39 for a 22ounce box of cereal? 


A. 
16ounce box 
B. 
18ounce box 


C. 
There is no best buy because they all have the same unit price. 
D. 
22ounce box 


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9. 
Solve 5x = 55. 


A. 
12 
B. 
9 


C. 
5 
D. 
11 


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10. 
Find the interquartile range of the data. 





A. 
5 
B. 
7 


C. 
17 
D. 
10 


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11. 
Mr. Navarro is a landscaper. He uses a computer program to generate scale drawings of his plans. If the scale on a particular drawing is 3 cm for each meter and Mr. Navarro wants to plant a hedge that runs along the side of a building and is 13 m long, how long should the drawing of the hedge on the program be? 


A. 
39 cm 
B. 
12.3 cm 


C. 
30 cm 
D. 
23 cm 


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12. 
Express 0.49% as a decimal. 


A. 
0.49 
B. 
0.00049 


C. 
0.049 
D. 
0.0049 


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13. 
Find 6% of 520. 


A. 
31.2 
B. 
312 


C. 
86.7 
D. 
8.7 


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14. 
The average price for gasoline rose from $2.85 to $3.24 in one day. Find the percent increase. 


A. 
39% 
B. 
21.4% 


C. 
13.7% 
D. 
12% 


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15. 
Describe and identify the pattern in the sequence. 68, 85, 102, 119, … 


A. 
×1.5; geometric 
B. 
+17; geometric 


C. 
+17; arithmetic 
D. 
×2; geometric 


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16. 
Describe and identify the pattern in the sequence. 6, 7, 9, 12, 16, … 


A. 
Add 1 to the first term, add 2 to the second term, and so on; neither arithmetic nor geometric 
B. 
+1; arithmetic 


C. 
×2; geometric 
D. 
Add 2 to the first term, add 4 to the second term, and so on; neither arithmetic nor geometric 


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17. 
Describe and identify the pattern in the sequence. 0.3, 0.6, 1.2, 2.4, … 


A. 
+0.3; arithmetic 
B. 
×2; geometric 


C. 
×0.2; geometric 
D. 
+2; arithmetic 


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18. 
The stemandleaf plot shows the bowling scores of one round of a bowling meet. Choose the statement that best describes how the data are spread out. 





A. 
The bowling scores are evenly spread out between 116 and 168. 


B. 
The majority of bowlers scored 149 points or greater. 


C. 
The mode represents the average bowling score. 


D. 
The majority of bowlers scored 149 points or less. 


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19. 
The table shows the amount of paper recycled at Van Buren Middle School. How many tons did the school recycle during the three weeks? 





A. 
4 
B. 
4 


C. 
4 
D. 
4 


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20. 
Find 7.25 written as a percent. 


A. 
72.5% 
B. 
7,250% 


C. 
725% 
D. 
7.25% 


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