1.   What is the next term in the sequence 1, 4, 7, 10, … ?
    A. 30 B. 40
    C. 13 D. 17
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  2.   Find the least common multiple of 3 and 6.
    A. 12 B. 6
    C. 18 D. 3
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  3.   Name the ordered pair for point R.
   
    A. (-3,0) B. (0,3)
    C. (0,0) D. (3,0)
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  4.   The diameter of a child's circular wading pool is feet. What is the circumference of the pool? Use .
    A. 3 feet B. feet
    C. feet D. feet
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  5.   At a local lake, you can rent canoes for a flat fee of $5.00, plus an additional fee of $2.00 per hour. If you have $15.00, use the equation
15 = 2h + 5 to determine how many hours you can use the canoe.
    A. 5 hours B. 7.5 hours
    C. 4 hours D. 10 hours
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  6.   Estimate .
    A. 1 B.
    C. D. 2
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  7.   Write as a decimal.
    A. 0.805 B. 0.085
    C. 8.5 D. 0.85
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  8.   What is the best estimate for 0.6% of 38?
    A. 0.02 B. 0.2
    C. 2 D. 20
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  9.   Which of the following is a way in which statistics are made to be misleading?
    A. All three measures of central tendency are presented. B. The actual data are shown, and you are allowed to figure out the measures of central tendency on your own.
    C. The scale is altered on a graph. D. Outliers on data are brought up and their effects on the measures of central tendency are explained.
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  10.   Find the next term in the sequence
13, 19, 24, 28, …
    A. 33 B. 32
    C. 41 D. 31
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  11.   Evaluate x – y if x = 8 and y = -5.
    A. -13 B. -3
    C. 13 D. 3
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  12.   Write an inequality for the sentence 8 minus 3 times a number is greater than or equal to 2.
    A. 3 - 8t 2 B. 8 – 3t 2
    C. 3t - 8 2 D. 8t - 3 2
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  13.   Express 4 ounces per pound in simplest form.
    A. B. 4
    C. D.
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  14.   Find 30% of 300.
    A. 10 B. 100
    C. 90 D. 900
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  15.   Describe and identify the pattern in the sequence.
0.3, 0.6, 1.2, 2.4, …
    A. ×0.2; geometric B. +0.3; arithmetic
    C. +2; arithmetic D. ×2; geometric
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  16.   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 × 103 sq mi B. 3.5 × 106 sq mi
    C. 3.5 × 105 sq mi D. 3.5 × 104 sq mi
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  17.   Make a stem-and-leaf-plot of the scores of the University of Texas men’s basketball team during the 2002-2003 regular season.
   
    A.
    B.
    C.
    D.
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  18.   Simplify 16 + y + (-20).
    A. y - 36 B. y + (-4)
    C. 4 + (-y) D. 4 + y
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  19.   Estimate % of 886.
    A. 9 B. 3
    C. 6 D. 12
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  20.   The Niles Park District has 140 children signed up to play Little League Baseball. The makeup of the league is shown in the table. If one child is picked at random, what is the probability that he or she is not 9 years old? Write as a fraction in simplest form.
   
    A. B.
    C. D.
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