Placement Exam Compadre Academy

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Placement Exam Compadre Academy

This quiz will aid in accurately placing students into math courses.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Simplify 5.2 + 12.6
    • A. 

      64.6

    • B. 

      21

    • C. 

      17.8

    • D. 

      13.12

  • 2. 
    Simplify
    • A. 

      3/16

    • B. 

      1/2

    • C. 

      4/12

    • D. 

      1/3

  • 3. 
    4 is a factor of 123.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    4,852 divided by 4 is 1,213
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What is the greatest common factor of 42 and 36?
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      1

  • 6. 
    From the following set of numbers, find the mean:  {1, 3, 5, 8, 3}
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      7

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      4

  • 7. 
    From the following set of numbers, find the range: {5, 10, 9, 11, 14, 12, 35}
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      30

    • C. 

      27

    • D. 

      22

  • 8. 
    John has 5 different shirts, 6 different pants, and 3 baseball caps. How many different outfits can he wear?
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      14

    • C. 

      90

    • D. 

      18

  • 9. 
     If a bag of marbles contains 2 red, 3 blue, and 7 green marbles what is the probability of pulling a red marble out of the bag? Reduce to the simplest form. 
    • A. 

      2/12

    • B. 

      7/12

    • C. 

      3/12

    • D. 

      1/6

  • 10. 
     Simplify:  -13(6)
    • A. 

      48

    • B. 

      -78

    • C. 

      78

    • D. 

      -19

  • 11. 
    Simplify: 2×3-(4)2+2(4-7)
    • A. 

      -16

    • B. 

      -42

    • C. 

      -22

    • D. 

      40

  • 12. 
     If x = 5, what is the value of 3x – 5?
    • A. 

      -10

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      15

    • D. 

      20

  • 13. 
    Which number is an integer?
    • A. 

      1/2

    • B. 

      2.345...

    • C. 

      0

    • D. 

      12.57

  • 14. 
     Name the property illustrated by this statement: a + (b+c) = (a+b) + c
    • A. 

      Commutative Property of Addition

    • B. 

      Associative Property of Addition

    • C. 

      Distributive Property

    • D. 

      Identity Property of Addition

  • 15. 
    Solve for x:         2x – 4 = 12
    • A. 

      X= 8

    • B. 

      X= 16

    • C. 

      X = 6

    • D. 

      X = 10

  • 16. 
    Solve for y:   2y – 4 = 4y + 6
    • A. 

      Y = 10

    • B. 

      Y = 0

    • C. 

      Y = -10

    • D. 

      Y = -5

  • 17. 
    Solve for x:  y=ax -b
    • A. 

      X = ay-b

    • B. 

      X = ay+b

    • C. 

      X = (y+b)/a

    • D. 

      X = (y-b)/a

  • 18. 
    Which equation describes the line containing the points (6,-8) and (4,-2)?
    • A. 

      Y = -3x - 18

    • B. 

      Y = -3x +10

    • C. 

      Y=5x - 38

    • D. 

      Y=3x - 10

  • 19. 
    Write the equation of the line that is perpendicular to y = 1/3x - 2 and passes through the point (3, -6)
    • A. 

      Y = 1/3x - 6

    • B. 

      Y = 1/3x - 7

    • C. 

      Y = -3x - 6

    • D. 

      Y = -3x + 3

  • 20. 
    Solve the system of equations: x = 4y + 1 2x + 2y = 12
    • A. 

      (2,4)

    • B. 

      (5,1)

    • C. 

      (1,4)

    • D. 

      (10,2)

  • 21. 
    Simplify:   (2x2y5)(-4xy2) NOTE: Your answer will be reflected as x^n which is the same as xn
    • A. 

      -8x^3y^7

    • B. 

      8x^2y^7

    • C. 

      -8xy^3

    • D. 

      6x^10y^5

  • 22. 
    Solve for x
    • A. 

      X = -15

    • B. 

      X = 1

    • C. 

      X = -1

    • D. 

      X = 15

  • 23. 
    State the coordinates of the vertex from the graph and whether it is a maximum or a minimum.
    • A. 

      (-1,3) is the minimum

    • B. 

      (-1,3) is the maximum

    • C. 

      (3, -1) is the minimum

    • D. 

      (3, -1) is the maximum

  • 24. 
    Factor the following polynomial x2 - 5x + 6
    • A. 

      (x-2)(x+2)

    • B. 

      (x-3)(x-2)

    • C. 

      (x+1)(x+6)

    • D. 

      (x-1)(x-6)

  • 25. 
    Write the slope-intercept form of the equation of this line:
    • A. 

      Y = 3x - 3

    • B. 

      Y = 3x + 3

    • C. 

      Y = -3x - 3

    • D. 

      Y = -3x + 3