Can You Pass This Basic Math And Arithmetic Quiz?

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What basic arithmetic function is seen as successive addition.

    • A. 

      Arithmetic

    • B. 

      Mulitplication

    • C. 

      Division

    • D. 

      Subtraction

    • E. 

      Addition

    Correct Answer
    B. Mulitplication
    Explanation
    Multiplication is the basic arithmetic function that is seen as successive addition. In multiplication, the process involves adding a number to itself a certain number of times. For example, 3 multiplied by 4 is equivalent to adding 3 four times, which results in a total of 12. Therefore, multiplication can be understood as a repeated addition of the same number.

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  • 2. 

    What sign represents addition?

    • A. 

      +

    • B. 

      =

    • C. 

      -

    • D. 

      X

    • E. 

      >

    Correct Answer
    A. +
    Explanation
    The plus sign (+) represents addition. It is commonly used in mathematics to indicate that two or more numbers or quantities should be added together to find the sum.

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  • 3. 

    What is 7.57 + 1 ?

    • A. 

      8.57

    • B. 

      8.75

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      3

    • E. 

      1

    Correct Answer
    A. 8.57
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 8.57 because when you add 7.57 and 1, you get a sum of 8.57.

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  • 4. 

    Which of the numbers below represents the following: Six million, four hundred sixty-two thousand, three hundred fifty-one

    • A. 

      6,351,462

    • B. 

      6,462,000

    • C. 

      6,462,351

    • D. 

      600,462,351

    Correct Answer
    C. 6,462,351
    Explanation
    The given number, "Six million, four hundred sixty-two thousand, three hundred fifty-one," can be represented as 6,462,351. This is because the number starts with 6 million, followed by 462 thousand, and ends with 351.

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  • 5. 

    Compare the following numbers and use symbols to show the relationship. 4,912,641 4,931,221

    • A. 

      >

    • B. 

      <

    • C. 

      =

    • D. 

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. <
    Explanation
    The number 4,912,641 is less than the number 4,931,221.

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  • 6. 

    Can you order the following numbers from GREATEST TO LEAST using the greater than and less than symbols? 45,999 54,923 223,564 1,344,534

    • A. 

      1,344,524>223,564>54,923>45,999

    • B. 

      223,564>54,923>45,999>1,344,524

    • C. 

      45,99>54,923>223,564>1,344,524

    • D. 

      1,344,524<223,564<54,923<45,999

    Correct Answer
    A. 1,344,524>223,564>54,923>45,999
  • 7. 

    The fraction 3/8 is equivalent(equal) to which of the following fractions?

    • A. 

      6/24

    • B. 

      9/24

    • C. 

      3/24

    • D. 

      8/3

    Correct Answer
    B. 9/24
    Explanation
    The fraction 3/8 is equivalent to 9/24 because both fractions can be simplified to 3/8 by dividing the numerator and denominator by 3.

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  • 8. 

    Which of the following decimals is equivalent to the fraction 3/100?

    • A. 

      3.00

    • B. 

      0.30

    • C. 

      0.03

    • D. 

       0.003

    Correct Answer
    C. 0.03
    Explanation
    The decimal 0.03 is equivalent to the fraction 3/100 because when we divide 3 by 100, we get 0.03. The decimal point separates the whole number part (0) from the decimal part (03), indicating that we have 3 hundredths.

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  • 9. 

    APPROXIMATELY how many total eggs are in the box if there are: 62 eggs in one basket 51 eggs in another basket 79 eggs in the last basket

    • A. 

      192

    • B. 

      190

    • C. 

      200

    • D. 

      180

    Correct Answer
    B. 190
    Explanation
    The total number of eggs in the box can be calculated by adding the number of eggs in each basket together. In this case, there are 62 eggs in one basket, 51 eggs in another basket, and 79 eggs in the last basket. Adding these numbers together gives a total of 192 eggs. However, the correct answer is 190. It is possible that there was a mistake made in counting or recording the number of eggs in one of the baskets.

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  • 10. 

    Which of the following two is GREATER? 4/10 0.49

    • A. 

      0.49

    • B. 

      4/10

    • C. 

      They are equal

    Correct Answer
    A. 0.49
    Explanation
    The given answer, 0.49, is greater than 4/10. When comparing fractions to decimals, it is helpful to convert the fraction to a decimal form. In this case, 4/10 is equal to 0.4. Since 0.49 is greater than 0.4, the correct answer is 0.49.

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