

1. 
Evaluate 27 ÷ 3 · 3 + 5. 


A. 
32 
B. 
8 


C. 
72 
D. 
17 


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2. 
What is the greatest common factor of 22, 66, and 110? 


A. 
11 
B. 
2 


C. 
22 
D. 
66 


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3. 
In a survey, 75 out of 100 eighth graders said they bought lunch at school. What percent is this? 


A. 
100% 
B. 
0.75% 


C. 
75% 
D. 
25% 


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4. 
Find the least common multiple of 6 and 15. 


A. 
30 
B. 
3 


C. 
60 
D. 
15 


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5. 
Libby had 4 inches of length cut off her hair, Jayne had 4 inches of length cut off her hair, and Thayer had 4 cut off hers. Who had the most length cut off? 


A. 
Jayne 
B. 
They all had the same amount cut. 


C. 
Libby 
D. 
Thayer 


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6. 
What is the first step in solving 4x – 3 = 9? 


A. 
Add 3 to each side of the equation. 


B. 
Divide each side of the equation by 4. 


C. 
Subtract 3 from each side of the equation. 


D. 
Divide each side of the equation by –3. 


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7. 
Write the inequality that is graphed on the number line below. 





A. 

B. 



C. 

D. 



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8. 
Cole can read 6 pages in 14 minutes. At this rate, how long will it take him to read a chapter that has 21 pages? 


A. 
49 min 
B. 
42 min 


C. 
9 min 
D. 
27 min 


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9. 
An architect's scale model shows a building that is 4.5 inches high. If the scale is 1 inch = 350 feet, how high will the actual building be? 


A. 
1,250 ft 
B. 
78 ft 


C. 
1,575 ft 
D. 
900 ft 


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10. 
Which of the following is not reasonable? 


A. 
The number of household microwaves today are 0.95% of the microwaves in 1980. 


B. 
The weight of a mouse is 0.60% the weight of a lion. 


C. 
The cost of gasoline is 120% of last year's cost. 


D. 
Last year's sales were 108% of this year's sales. 


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11. 
How many baseball players had a batting average above .250? 





A. 
2 
B. 
9 


C. 
7 
D. 
11 


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12. 
In what quadrant is point S. 





A. 
II 
B. 
I 


C. 
IV 
D. 
III 


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13. 
Solve t = 30 ÷ 6. 


A. 
5 
B. 
24 


C. 
24 
D. 
5 


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14. 
The prices of a shirt, before tax, in ten different department stores are as follows: $17.99, $21.99, $14.99, $13.99, $22.99, $21.99, $19.99, $17.99, $24.99, and $18.99. If you were to create a frequency table of this data, how many department stores would fall into the interval $20.00 to $21.99? 


A. 
3 
B. 
1 


C. 
2 
D. 
4 


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15. 
What number is 77% of 126? 


A. 
98.28 
B. 
77.13 


C. 
97.02 
D. 
102.44 


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16. 
If you take out a loan for $550 at 7.2% simple interest and make no payments for 6 months, how much do you owe total? 


A. 
$569.80 
B. 
$294.80 


C. 
$589.60 
D. 
$946.00 


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17. 
Evaluate 60 ÷ 12 + 2(13  7). 


A. 
17 
B. 
6 


C. 
22 
D. 
2.5 


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18. 
Evaluate j  k if j = 10 and k = 2. 


A. 
8 
B. 
5 


C. 
12 
D. 
20 


Hint 


19. 
Make a bar graph to display the data in the table. 





A. 



B. 



C. 



D. 



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20. 
Find the ratio 15 to 12 written as a fraction in simplest form. 


A. 
1 
B. 



C. 

D. 



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