Dcis Math Test Incoming 6th Graders

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Dcis Math Test Incoming 6th Graders

This quiz will assess how well incoming 6th graders understand the 6th grade curriculum. If they are proficient on this quiz, they can enroll in 7th grade math as a 6th grader.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    3/8 + 2/3
    • A. 

      5/24

    • B. 

      5/11

    • C. 

      1 and 1/24

    • D. 

      1 and 3/12

    • E. 

      None of the above.

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is the correct classification for the angles pictured below?
    • A. 

      Supplementary angles

    • B. 

      Obtuse angles

    • C. 

      Acute angles

    • D. 

      Vertical angles

    • E. 

      Big angles

  • 3. 
    Find the mode for the following set of data:{ 14, 12, 18, 11, 11, 17, 11, 18 }
    • A. 

      18

    • B. 

      13

    • C. 

      18 and 11

    • D. 

      11

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    What is the median of the following set of data?{ 22, 12, 18, 11, 14, 17, 22, 14 }
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      13.33333

    • C. 

      14

    • D. 

      15.5

  • 5. 
    Which one of the following choices shows an equivalent decimal for the fraction 4 out of 25?
    • A. 

      0.04

    • B. 

      0.08

    • C. 

      0.16

    • D. 

      0.4

  • 6. 
    Study the fractions below:3/10 , 3/5 , 3/8 , 2/3 Which list below shows the fractions in order from LEAST to GREATEST?
    • A. 

      3/8 , 3/10, 3/5, 2/3

    • B. 

      2/3, 3/5, 3/8, 3/10

    • C. 

      3/5, 3/8, 3/10, 2/3

    • D. 

      3/10, 3/8, 3/5, 2/3

  • 7. 
    A store has two flashing lights to get customers' attention.One light flashes every 9 seconds.The other light flashes every 12 seconds.If you turn both of the lights on at the same time, how many seconds later will both lights flash again at the same time?
    • A. 

      In 24 seconds

    • B. 

      In 36 seconds

    • C. 

      In 32 seconds

    • D. 

      In 27 seconds

  • 8. 
    Which list below shows the complete list of the factors of 30?
    • A. 

      30, 60, 90, 120, ...

    • B. 

      1, 2, 5, 6, 30

    • C. 

      1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 10, 15, 30

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    A triangle has a base of 6 cm and a height of 15 cm.What is its area?
    • A. 

      45 sq. cm

    • B. 

      90 sq. cm

    • C. 

      45 cm.

    • D. 

      Not enough information is given to solve the problem

  • 10. 
    Use the words "less than" or "greater than" to complete the math sentence below:5 / 8 is ___________  6 / 10
  • 11. 
    Use the words "less than" or "greater than" to complete the math sentence below:3 / 8 is ___________  3 / 12
  • 12. 
    Compute the following:11.46 + 32.917 =
    • A. 

      About 44

    • B. 

      340.63

    • C. 

      34.063

    • D. 

      44.377

  • 13. 
    Compute the following:8.29 - 3.112
    • A. 

      5.178

    • B. 

      5.182

    • C. 

      11.402

    • D. 

      About 5

  • 14. 
    Compute the following:12.3 x 4.2
    • A. 

      16.5

    • B. 

      516.6

    • C. 

      51.66

    • D. 

      About 48

  • 15. 
    Compute the following:36.8 divided by 0.8 =
    • A. 

      46

    • B. 

      4.6

    • C. 

      0.0217

    • D. 

      I don't know how to divide with decimals

  • 16. 
    There are 32 students in Mr. Doyle's class.  3/8 are boys.  How many boys are in Mr. Doyle's class?
    • A. 

      14

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      6

  • 17. 
    Find the product of two-fifths times four-ninths.  (multiply)
    • A. 

      45 / 8

    • B. 

      18 / 20

    • C. 

      0.176

    • D. 

      8 / 45

  • 18. 
    Multiply  3 and one-half by 4 and one-half.
    • A. 

      15 and 3/4

    • B. 

      14

    • C. 

      13 and 1/2

    • D. 

      12 and 1/4

  • 19. 
    Which statement below agrees with information given in the bar graph?
    • A. 

      Chocolate is preferred by more people than vanilla and strawberry COMBINED.

    • B. 

      One-half of the people prefer chocolate ice cream.

    • C. 

      25% of the people prefer vanilla ice cream.

    • D. 

      One-third of the people prefer strawberry ice cream.

  • 20. 
    Find 45% of 180 and type in your answer.
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