**Word Problem** Set: 8

Question |

Directions: Select answer choice or choices.

Check Answer:

1. Which of the following can be used to illustrate that not all prime numbers are odd?

Select one or more of the choices.

Select one or more of the choices.

1 | |

2 | |

3 | |

4 |

2. What is the greatest of 3 consecutive integers whose sum is 24 ?

6 | |

7 | |

8 | |

9 | |

10 |

3. Considering the positions on the number line above, which of the following could be a value for x?

Select ALL such values.

Select ALL such values.

A. 5/3 | |

B. 3/5 | |

C. -2/5 | |

D. -3/4 | |

E. -5/2 |

4. A piece of ribbon 4 yards long is used to make bows requiring 15 inches of ribbon for each. What is the maximum number of bows that can be made?

8 | |

9 | |

10 | |

11 | |

12 |

5. How many numbers between 200 and 400 meet one or both of the conditions given in the two statements below?

Statement 1: The number begins with 3

Statement 2: The number ends with 3

Statement 1: The number begins with 3

Statement 2: The number ends with 3

20 | |

60 | |

100 | |

110 | |

120 |

6. 6 pints of a 20 percent solution of alcohol in water are mixed with 4 pints of a 10 percent alcohol in water solution. The percentage alcohol in the new solution is

16 | |

15 | |

14 | |

13 | |

12 |

7. PQRS is a parallelogram and ST = TR. What is the ratio of the area of triangle QST to the area of the parallelogram?

1 : 2 | |

1 : 3 | |

1 : 4 | |

1 : 5 | |

it cannot be determined |

8. A picture is copied onto a sheet of paper 8.5 inches by 10 inches. A 1.5 inch margin is left all around. What area in square inches does the picture cover?

76 | |

65 | |

59.5 | |

49 | |

38.5 |

9. The table shows the results of a poll which asked drivers how many accidents they had had over the previous 5 years. What is the median number of accidents per year?

0.5 | |

1 | |

1.5 | |

2 | |

4 |

10. If V = 12R / (r + R) , then R =

Vr / (12 - V) | |

Vr + V /12 | |

Vr - 12 | |

V / r - 12 | |

V (r + 1) /12 |