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• 1.

### If you have 486 bananas and 498 apples, how many pieces of fruit do you have?

• A.

974

• B.

1004

• C.

984

• D.

994

C. 984
Explanation
To find the total number of pieces of fruit, we need to add the number of bananas and the number of apples together. In this case, we have 486 bananas and 498 apples. Adding these two numbers gives us a total of 984 pieces of fruit.

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• 2.

### What is 336 divided by 8 rounded to the nearest whole number?

• A.

41

• B.

43

• C.

42.1

• D.

42

D. 42
Explanation
336 divided by 8 is equal to 42. The question asks for the answer to be rounded to the nearest whole number, and since 42 is already a whole number, it does not need to be rounded. Therefore, the correct answer is 42.

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• 3.

### What is 5/6 - 3/6, written in lowest terms?

• A.

2-Jun

• B.

3-Jan

• C.

2

• D.

6-Feb

B. 3-Jan
Explanation
The question asks for the difference between 5/6 and 3/6, written in lowest terms. To find the difference, we subtract the numerators (5-3 = 2) and keep the denominator the same (6). Therefore, the difference is 2/6. To write this in lowest terms, we divide the numerator and denominator by their greatest common divisor, which is 2. This simplifies the fraction to 1/3. In terms of a date, this can be written as 3-Jan.

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• 4.

### What is 502 + 88 + 7?

• A.

597

• B.

587

• C.

607

• D.

577

A. 597
Explanation
The correct answer is 597 because when you add 502, 88, and 7 together, you get a sum of 597.

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• 5.

### What is the best estimate for 67 divided by 8?

• A.

8

• B.

6

• C.

5

• D.

7

A. 8
Explanation
The best estimate for 67 divided by 8 is 8 because when dividing 67 by 8, 8 is the closest whole number that can be divided evenly into 67.

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• 6.

• A.

100

• B.

1000

• C.

0

• D.

500

C. 0
• 7.

### What is the best estimate for 50 divided by 3?

• A.

20

• B.

17

• C.

15

• D.

10

B. 17
Explanation
The best estimate for 50 divided by 3 is 17 because when dividing 50 by 3, the result is approximately 16.67. Since 17 is the closest whole number to 16.67, it is the best estimate for the division.

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• 8.

### Which number is the largest in this group?

• A.

556

• B.

589

• C.

687

• D.

678

C. 687
Explanation
Among the given numbers, 687 is the largest because it has the highest value when compared to the other numbers.

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• 9.

### What is 8721 + 1189?

• A.

9911

• B.

9900

• C.

9910

• D.

9920

C. 9910
Explanation
The correct answer is 9910 because when you add 8721 and 1189 together, you get a sum of 9910.

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• 10.

### What is the remainder when 80 is divided by 9?

• A.

5

• B.

6

• C.

7

• D.

8

D. 8
Explanation
When 80 is divided by 9, the quotient is 8 and the remainder is 8. The remainder is the amount left over after dividing the number as many times as possible by the divisor. In this case, 9 can be divided into 80 eight times with a remainder of 8. Therefore, the correct answer is 8.

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• 11.

### How do you write 500,000 + 3,000 + 600 + 8 in standard form?

• A.

503,688

• B.

503,608

• C.

5,368

• D.

530,608

B. 503,608
Explanation
To write the given numbers in standard form, we need to add them together. Adding 500,000, 3,000, 600, and 8 gives us a total of 503,608. Therefore, the correct answer is 503,608.

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• 12.

### What is 851 + 109?

• A.

980

• B.

950

• C.

970

• D.

960

D. 960
Explanation
The correct answer is 960 because when you add 851 and 109 together, you get a sum of 960.

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• 13.

### What is the best estimate for 635 - 226?

• A.

460

• B.

350

• C.

300

• D.

410

D. 410
Explanation
The best estimate for 635 - 226 is 410. This can be determined by rounding the numbers to the nearest hundred and then subtracting. 635 rounds to 600 and 226 rounds to 200. When 200 is subtracted from 600, the result is 400. Since this is an estimate, it is reasonable to round up to 410.

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• 14.

### What is the best estimate for 300 divided by 7?

• A.

43

• B.

40

• C.

45

• D.

30

A. 43
Explanation
The best estimate for 300 divided by 7 is 43 because when dividing 300 by 7, the quotient is approximately 42.857. Since we are looking for the best estimate, rounding up to the nearest whole number gives us 43.

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• 15.

### What is 335 + 136 + 826?

• A.

1297

• B.

1307

• C.

1287

• D.

1397

A. 1297
Explanation
The sum of 335, 136, and 826 is calculated by adding the individual numbers together. 335 + 136 equals 471, and when we add 826 to that, we get a total of 1297.

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