34 Questions

Questions and Answers

- 1.15 is what percent of 75?
- A.
10%

- B.
15%

- C.
25%

- D.
20%

- 2.It takes a mechanic 25 minutes to run an emissions test on a car. There are 3 cars to be tested. If the mechanic begins at 1:40 p.m., when will she be finished?
- A.
3:15 p.m

- B.
2:55 p.m

- C.
2:45 p.m

- D.
3:05 p.m. 3:05 p.m. 3:05 p.m

- 3.A student earns $2,280.50 each month at a part-time job. The student pays the following amounts for expenses each month:
Rent………… $452.00 Food………… $360.00 Utilities……… $265.80 Car expenses $540.00 - A.
$664.70

- B.
$564.90

- C.
$1,615.80

- D.
$662.70

- 4.
- A.
35 feet

- B.
29 yards

- C.
28 feet

- D.
15 yards

- 5.
What amount does A most closely represent? - A.
- B.
33 %

- C.
Two eighths

- D.
6.25%

- 6.
Larry bought a house for $120,000. After one year, its value appreciated (increased in value) by 25%. During the second year, its value depreciated (decreased in value) by 18% from its value at the end of the first year. What was the value of the house at the end of the second year? - A.
$123,000

- B.
$3,960

- C.
$202,640

- D.
$120,000

- 7.The ratio of 7:4 = (?)%
- A.
100%

- B.
175%

- C.
135%

- D.
125%

- 8.
- A.
- B.
- C.
- D.

- 9.A computer is on sale for $2100, which is a 30% discount off the regular price. What is the regular price?
- A.
$1800

- B.
$1900

- C.
$3000

- D.
$3400

- E.
$2200

- 10.What is the value of x in this 30-60-90 triangle?
- A.
3

- B.
2

- C.
- D.

- 11.If 300 jellybeans cost you x dollars. How many jellybeans can you purchase for 30 cents at the same rate?
- A.
- B.
- C.
150x

- D.
6x

- 12.A goat eats 225 kg. of hay in 45 days, while a cow eats the same amount in 15 days. In how many days could they eat 225 kg. of hay together?
- A.
15

- B.
25

- C.
12

- D.
20

- 13.The pie chart describes the percent of time that each person spent watching television. What is the ratio between the amount of time spent by females to males?
- A.
- B.
- C.
- D.
70%

- 14.
- A.
0.1WL

- B.
0.9WL

- C.
5.4WL

- D.
9WL

- 15.
- A.
1995 and 1998

- B.
1995 and 1996

- C.
1996 and 1997

- D.
1997 and 1998

- 16.A car dealer sells a SUV for $43,200, which represents a 35% profit over the cost. What was the cost of the SUV to the dealer?
- A.
$29,250

- B.
$31,200

- C.
$32,000

- D.
$33,800

- 17.
- A.
8 inches

- B.
8.8 inches

- C.
16 inches

- D.
17.6 inches

- 18.Oxacillin (Prostaphlin), 500 mg. p.o. q6h, has been ordered for your client. Oxacillin comes in a suspension containing 250 mg/5 mL. How many total milliliters would you administer if the order calls for 14 days of therapy?
- A.
450 mL

- B.
650 mL

- C.
250 mL

- D.
560 mL

- 19.What is 35% of a number if 12 is 15% of a number?
- A.
5

- B.
28

- C.
33

- D.
62

- 20.In the graph below, no axes or origin is shown. If point B's coordinates are (8,2), which of the following coordinates would most likely be A's?
- A.
(6, 8)

- B.
(-10, 3)

- C.
(4, 7)

- D.
(10, 6)

- 21.If your client is supposed to receive three 500-mL units of whole blood over the next 6 hours and the drip factor is 10 drops/mL, you’s adjust the rate to how many drops per minute?
- A.
42 drops

- B.
38 drops

- C.
56 drops

- D.
18 drops

- 22.A local football team season ticket sales have gone up 10% in the current season, reaching 880 tickets. How many season tickets were sold in the last season?
- A.
800

- B.
700

- C.
880

- D.
968

- 23.You need to purchase a textbook for nursing school. The book cost $80.00, and the sales tax where you are purchasing the book is 8.25%. You have $100. How much change will you receive back?
- A.
$23.50

- B.
$17.45

- C.
$13.40

- D.
$12.75

- 24..89 + 3.8 + .036 =
- A.
47.26

- B.
4.726

- C.
48.26

- D.
4.826

- 25.The price of the book was decreased by 20% two times in one year. It now costs 180$ less than the original price. What was the original price?
- A.
259

- B.
450

- C.
500

- D.
900

- 26.If jogging for one mile uses 150 calories and brisk walking for one mile uses 100 calories, a jogger has to go how many times as far as a walker to use the same number of calories?
- A.
1/2

- B.
3/2

- C.
2

- D.
2/3

- 27.The following figure contains both a circle and a square. What is the area of the entire shaded figure?
- A.
24 + 8∏

- B.
24 + 2∏

- C.
16 + 16∏

- D.
16 + 4∏

- 28.
- A.
- B.
- C.
- D.

- 29.In a small village called “Rose" there are 9 families with 3 children, 8 families with 2 children and 4 families having 5 children. What is the average number of children in a family?
- A.
4

- B.
3

- C.
2.5

- D.
3.5

- 30.The nurse practitioner orders digoxin pediatric elixir 375 micrograms daily. The elixir dilution is 0.05 mg/mL. How many teaspoons will the nurse instruct the parent to administer?
- A.
2 tsp

- B.
3 tsp

- C.
1.5 tsp

- D.
4.5 tsp

- 31.
- A.
2.59

- B.
3.08

- C.
3.38

- D.
2.86

- 32.Three tenths of 18 equals:
- A.
7.2

- B.
3.4

- C.
4.7

- D.
5.4

- 33.The cost of a list of supplies for a hospital ward is as follows: $19.98, $52.20, $12.64, and $7.79 What is the total cost?
- A.
$91.30

- B.
$93.61

- C.
$92.61

- D.
$93.60

- 34.
- A.
- B.
- C.
- D.