1.   Use the distributive property to rewrite 3(5 + y) without parentheses.
    A. 8 + 3y B. 8 + y
    C. 15 + 3y D. 15 + y
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  2.   Graph {all integers less than 5, but greater than -1.}
    A.
    B.
    C.
    D.
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  3.   Write in simplest form.
    A. B.
    C. D.
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  4.   Find the square root
    A. B.
    C. 11 D. 121
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  5.   Solve the equation 2x + y = 6 for y.
    A. y = 2x - 6 B. y = -6 - 2x
    C. y = -2x + 6 D. y = 2x + 6
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  6.   The formula A = lw finds the area of a rectangle. What is the width of a rectangle whose area is 60 square inches and whose length is 5 inches?
    A. 12 in. B. 55 in.
    C. 25 in. D. 12.5 in.
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  7.   Write an algebraic expression for b to the second divided by c to the fourth.
    A. B. b2c4
    C. b2 + c4 D.
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  8.   Solve the proportion for the value of z to the nearest hundredth.
    A. 1.34 B. 2.10
    C. 0.39 D. 2.56
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  9.   What are the odds of choosing a red marble from a bag that contains 20 red marbles, 15 yellow marbles, and 35 green marbles?
    A. 2:5 B. 2:7
    C. 4:5 D. 4:7
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  10.   You leave your house traveling 60 mph. After you have driven 25 miles, your mother leaves the house traveling in the same direction. What speed must your mother travel to catch up to you 5 hours after she leaves?
    A. not possible B. 60 mph
    C. 55 mph D. 65 mph
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  11.   Find the solution set for 16 + b 40
if the replacement set is {22, 23, 24, 25}.
    A. {24, 25} B. {22, 23, 24}
    C. {24} D. {23, 24, 25}
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  12.   Evaluate 2 × 17 × 5.
    A. 190 B. 170
    C. 180 D. 160
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  13.   Write a simplified expression to represent 5 times the sum of x and 3 increased by 10.
    A. 18x B. 5x + 25
    C. 35x D. 5x + 13
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  14.   Identify the conclusion in the following algebraic statement:
If a = 3, then 2a + 1 = 7.
    A. 2a B. 2a + 1
    C. a = 3 D. 2a + 1 = 7
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  15.   Evaluate 5w2 if w = -.
    A. B. -1
    C. 1 D.
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  16.   Translate the sentence into an equation. Four times the number n is equal to twice the sum of q and r.
    A. 4n = q + r B. 4n = 2(q r)
    C. 4n = 2(q + r) D. 4n = 2q + r
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  17.   Translate the equation into a verbal sentence.
    A. Five subtracted from the quotient of and a number x is 4.
    B. One-third of a number x minus 4 equals 5.
    C. One-third times the difference of a number x and 5 is 4.
    D. One-third of a number x minus 5 equals 4.
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  18.   Solve 9x 11 = -56.
    A. x = 5 B. x = 405
    C. x = -5 D. x = -405
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  19.   Solve
    A. w = -835 B. w = -859
    C. w = 835 D. w = 859
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  20.   Solve 15(s 3) = 12s 43.
    A. B.
    C. D.
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