Multiple Choice Identify the
choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.


1.

Beaula is canoeing on the Shenandoah River. She goes 20 miles downstream in 3
hours, and she returns the same distance upstream in hours. What is the speed of the
current in miles per hour?
a.  mi/h  c. 
mi/h  b.  mi/h  d. 
mi/h 


2.

The area of the figure shown is given by the formula ( ). If
you solve this equation for h, what is h equal to?


3.

Which is the complete factorization of ?


4.

The length of each side of a square room is feet. What is this
number rounded to the nearest tenth?
a.  4.1 ft  c.  16.5 ft  b.  10.4 ft  d.  33.0 ft 


5.

Which is the equation of the line shown in this graph?


6.

Which is the graph of a direct variation function?


7.

If , what is ?


8.

What is the range of the function that contains the ordered pairs given in this
table?
a.  {2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8}  c.  {4, 6, 8}  b.  {2. 3. 5}  d.  All real
numbers 


9.

Which is an example of the Commutative Property of Addition?


10.

What is the simplified form of ( ) ( )?


11.

What is the solution of ?


12.

What is the simplified form of ?


13.

Which is an equation for the model shown in the figure?


14.

What is the simplified form of ?


15.

Which is the inequality shown in this graph?


16.

Amanda is preparing a box of 24 toys. Bags of marbles cost $2.50 each, rubber
balls cost $2.00 each, and she wants the box to cost $55.50. Which equation could she use to find how
many bags of marbles x she should put in the box?



For the following questions, the length of a rectangular field is 20 feet
more than three times its width, and its area is 672 square feet.


17.

Which equation could be used to find the width x?


18.

What is the length of the field?
a.  79 ft  c.  32 ft  b.  56 ft  d.  12 ft 


19.

The following matrix gives the prices of 2 types of gasoline at 3 different
gasoline stations. The matrix below gives the prices one week
later. Which matrix shows the difference of the
gasoline prices from the first week to the second?



For the following questions, use this table that shows the number of
United States presidents born in the given states.
State  Number of Presidents  Illinois  1  Massachusetts  4  New York  4  Ohio  7  Texas  2  Virginia  8   


20.

What is the median number of presidents born in these states?
a.  4  b.   c.  7  d.  8 


21.

What is the mean number of presidents born in these states?
a.  4  c.  7  b.  4.  d.  8 


22.

What is the complete factorization of ?


23.

The graph of is shown in the figure. Which would you do to graph
?
a.  Shade above the line.  b.  Shade below the line.  c.  Change the line to
dashed and shade above it.  d.  Change the line to dashed and shade below
it. 


24.

What are the zeros of the function ?


25.

Rondell collects baseball cards. He bought a package of 70 cards containing
players for the New York Yankees and Atlanta Braves. If the number of Braves cards was 10 more than
twice the number of Yankees cards, how many cards were there for players of each team?
a.  20 Braves and 50 Yankees  c.  40 Braves and 30
Yankees  b.  30 Braves and 40 Yankees  d.  50 Braves and 20 Yankees 


26.

Samuel and Emerson were hiking in Jefferson National Forest. They saw a total of
24 squirrels and deer during their hike. They saw twice as many squirrels as deer. Which system of
equations could be used to find how many squirrels s and deer d they saw?


27.



28.

If and the domain is {0, 1, 2}, what is the
range?
a.  {1, 4, 7}  c.  {0, 3, 6}  b.   d.  {1, 2,
5} 


29.

What is the slope of the line ?


30.

Which could be the zeros of the function shown in this graph?


31.

Which table shows ordered pairs that satisfy the equation ?


32.

What is the value of if and ?
a.  15  b.  12  c.   d.  


33.

Which could be an equation of the line shown in this graph?


34.

The area of Great Dismal Swamp is about 223,000 acres. How is this number
written in scientific notation?


35.

What is the simplified form of ?


36.

What is the slope of the line containing the points at ( 1, 2) and ( 4, 6)?


37.

Which could be the solution of the system of equations graphed in this
figure?
a.  (4, 3)  c.  (4,
3)  b.  (3, 4)  d.  (3,
4) 


38.

Richmond’s Landmark Theater has 3,300 seats. The theater is filled, and
there are 150 more men than women in the theater. Which equation could you use to find how many men
there are if x is the number of women?


39.

Which is a direct variation function?


40.

What is the height of this book in simplified form?


41.

A ski resort made a total profit of $100,000 during the months of December and
January. If the profit in December was 50% more than the profit in January, what was the profit in
December?
a.  $40,000  c.  $66,666.67  b.  $60,000  d.  $33,333.33 


42.

Suppose this matrix gives the rental costs of typical apartments in two parts of
the United States. If the rent for these apartments is raised
$25, which matrix represents the new rents?


43.

Which is an equation of the line that contains the points at ( 1, 3) and ( 5, 4)?


44.

Which is a possible slope for the line shown in this graph?
a.  1  b.  0  c.   d.  undefined 


45.

What property justifies the statement ?
a.  Associative Property of Addition  b.  Commutative Property of
Addition  c.  Addition Property of Equality  d.  Distributive Property of Multiplication over
Addition 


46.

Which expression gives the perimeter of the triangle shown in this
figure?


47.

What is the solution of ?


48.

Which is an equation of the line that contains the point at ( 6, 10)
and has undefined slope?


49.

The area of Prince William Forest is 18,726 acres, the area of Lake Fairfax Park
is 479 acres, and the area of Lake Anna is 2,058 acres. What is the sum of these areas in scientific
notation?


50.

The number of miles Marcus can ride his bike varies directly with the length of
time he rides. If he can ride 18 miles in 1.6 hours, which could be the constant of variation?


51.

What is the complete factorization of ?


52.

What are the solutions of ?


53.

The roundtrip airfares shown in this matrix were available in
October. If airlines raise their fares 20%, which
matrix shows the new fares? Round you answers to the nearest whole numbers.



For the following questions, use this boxandwhisker plot showing the
prices of convertibles and sedans.


54.

Which is true?
a.  The range and the median price are greater for the convertibles.  b.  The median is
greater for convertibles, but the range is smaller.  c.  the range is greater for convertibles, but the
median is smaller.  d.  the range and the median price are smaller for
the convertibles. 


55.

What percent of the convertibles cost more than $32,000?


56.

What is the domain of ?


57.

Which is an equation for the function that contains the ordered pairs given in
this table?



For the following questions, suppose this table gives the length x and
weight y of five tunas caught off the Barrier Islands.
Length (inches)  Weight (pounds)  50  150  35 
56  20  30  70  400  25 
28   


58.

Which is an equation of the bestfit line? Round the numbers in your equation to
two decimal places. Use your graphing calculator.


59.

If a tuna is 40 inches long what would you expect its weight to be? Round your
answer to the nearest whole number of pounds.
a.  133 lb  c.  55 lb  b.  96 lb  d.  28 lb 


60.

If a tuna weighs 300 pounds, how many inches long would you expect it to be?
Round your answer to the nearest whole number of inches.
a.  45 in.  c.  63 in.  b.  54 in.  d.  128 in. 
