1.   Evaluate 26 + a if a = 8.
    A. 26 + 8 = 38 B. 26 – 8 = 18
    C. 26 + 8 = 34 D. 26 + 4 = 30
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  2.   Which operation should be used to solve the equation n + 13 = 42?
    A. Add 13 to each side.
    B. Subtract 13 from each side.
    C. Add 42 to each side.
    D. Subtract 42 from each side.
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  3.   The function f(n) = 2.65n + 28.9 estimates the height in inches for a boy who is n years old. Choose values for n and graph the function.
    A.
    B.
    C.
    D.
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  4.   Copy and complete the table for the equation y = 3x + 2.
   
    A. B.
    C. D.
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  5.   The graph of the line y = -4x
    A. passes through the
point (2, 8)
B. passes through the
point (1, 4)
    C. passes through the
point (0, 0)
D. passes through the
point (-4, -4)
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  6.   Determine whether a scatter plot of a set of data involving time spent studying and grades on a test would show a positive, negative or no relationship?
    A. Not Enough Information Given B. No Relationship
    C. Positive D. Negative
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  7.   Determine whether a scatter plot of a set of data involving the number of pay-per-view movies ordered and the cable bill would show a positive, negative or no relationship?
    A. Positive B. Negative
    C. Not Enough Information Given D. No Relationship
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  8.   Using F =C + 32, find the temperature in Fahrenheit F if the temperature in Celsius C is C = -3?.
    A. F = 26° B. F = 31°
    C. F = 37° D. F = -37°
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  9.   Find the slope of the line that passes through A(-3, 2) and B(1, 3).
    A. B. 4
    C. - D. -4
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  10.   State the slope and y-intercept of the graph of y = x – 7.
    A. The slope is -7 and the y-intercept is . B. The slope is -, and the x-intercept is 7.
    C. The slope is 7, and the y-intercept is -. D. The slope is , and the y-intercept is -7.
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  11.   State the slope and y-intercept of the graph of yx = -2.
    A. The slope is 1, and the y-intercept is -2. B. The slope is -2, and the y-intercept is -1.
    C. The slope is -2, and the y-intercept is 1. D. The slope is -1, and y-intercept is -2.
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  12.   A ladder rises 20 feet for every horizontal change of 4 feet. What is the slope of the ladder?
    A. B. 4
    C. 20 D. 5
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  13.   Libby’s two hamsters eat 1 cup of food per week. Assuming the amount of food eaten varies directly with the number of hamsters, how much food would 7 hamsters eat?
    A. 3 cups B. 3.5 cups
    C. 1 cup D. 7 cups
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  14.   What is the constant of variation of the data shown in the table?
   
    A. 40 B. not proportional
    C. 200 D. 65
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  15.   Tom is four times as old as his brother Jacob. The sum of Jacob’s age and twice Tom’s age is 36. Write a system of equations that represents their ages.
    A. j = 4t
j + 2t = 12
B. t = 4j
2j + t = 12
    C. j = 4t
2j + t = 12
D. t = 4j
j + 2t = 12
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  16.   A bakery has a total of 26 loaves of banana or wheat bread. The number of loaves of wheat bread is two less than three times the number of loaves of banana bread. Write a system of equations that represents the number of loaves of banana and wheat bread.
    A. bw = 26
w = 3b − 2
B. bw = 26
w = 3b + 2
    C. b + w = 26
w = 3b + 2
D. b + w = 26
w = 3b − 2
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  17.   The graph shows the results of a survey of 200 students asking their favorite summer activity. How many more chose reading than tennis?
   
    A. 20 B. 40
    C. 4 D. 200
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  18.   The table shows the recent scores on the English test. Which scores was the most frequent?
   
    A. 86 B. 90
    C. 80 D. 88
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