# SAT Section 1 - Group 2

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 509  Settings  This is the Practice SAT Section 1.

• 1.
When 70,000 is written as 7.0 x 10n , what is the value of n ?
• A.

1

• B.

2

• C.

3

• D.

4

• E.

5

• 2.
On a car trip Sam drove m miles, Kara drove twice as many miles as Sam, and Darin drove 20 fewer miles than Kara. In terms of m, how many miles did Darin drive?
• A.

2m + 20

• B.

2m - 20

• C.

(m/2) + 20

• D.

(m + 20) / 2

• E.

(m-2) - 20

• 3.
If x and y are positive integers, what are all the solutions (x, y) of the equation 3x + 2y = 11 ?
• A.

(1, 4) only

• B.

(3, 1) only

• C.

(1, 4) and (2, 2)

• D.

(1, 4) and (3, 1)

• E.

(2, 2) and (3, 1)

• 4.
A company’s profit, P, in dollars, for producing x machines in one day is given by P = 500x - 20x2. If the company produces 10 machines in one day, then, according to this formula, what is the profit for that day?
• A.

\$5,000

• B.

\$4,000

• C.

\$3,000

• D.

\$2,000

• E.

\$1,000

• 5.
12 - n, 12, 12 + nWhat is the average (arithmetic mean) of the 3 quantities in the list above?
• A.

4

• B.

12

• C.

18

• D.

4 + (n/3)

• E.

12 + (n/3)

• 6.
In isosceles triangle ABC above, AM and CM are the angle bisectors of angle BAC and angle BCA. What is the measure of angle AMC ?
• A.

110 degrees

• B.

115 degrees

• C.

120 degrees

• D.

125 degrees

• E.

130 degrees

• 7.
A fruit salad is made from pineapples, pears, and peaches mixed in the ratio of 2 to 3 to 5, respectively, by weight. What fraction of the mixture by weight is pineapple?
• A.

1/5

• B.

3/10

• C.

2/5

• D.

1/2

• E.

2/3

• 8.
In the figure above, square RSTU is inscribed in the circle. What is the degree measure of arc ST ?
• A.

45 degrees

• B.

60 degrees

• C.

90 degrees

• D.

120 degrees

• E.

180 degrees

• 9.
If P and Q are two sets of numbers, and if every number in P is also in Q, which of the following CANNOT be true?
• A.

4 is in both P and Q.

• B.

5 is in neither P nor Q.

• C.

6 is in P, but not in Q.

• D.

7 is in Q, but not in P.

• E.

If 8 is not in Q, then 8 is not in P.

• 10.
What is the maximum number of rectangular blocks measuring 3 inches by 2 inches by 1 inch that can be packed into a cube-shaped box whose interior measures 6 inches on an edge?
• A.

24

• B.

28

• C.

30

• D.

36

• E.

40

• 11.
If a ≠ 0 and (5/x) = (5 + a)/(x + a), what is the value of x?
• A.

-5

• B.

-1

• C.

1

• D.

2

• E.

5

• 12.
The figure above is composed of 25 small triangles that are congruent and equilateral. If the area of DFH is 10, what is the area of AFK ?
• A.

40

• B.

42.5

• C.

50

• D.

52.5

• E.

62.5

• 13.
3x +2y+ 2z = 193x  +y +z = 1413. If the equations above are true, which of the followingis the value of y+z? �=+ z ?
• A.

-5

• B.

-4

• C.

0

• D.

4

• E.

5

• 14.
A boat costs x dollars, and this cost is to be shared equally by a group of people. In terms of x, how many dollars less will each person contribute if there are 4 people in the group instead of 3 ?
• A.

X/12

• B.

X/4

• C.

X/3

• D.

(7x)/12

• E.

7x

• 15.
If y = 2x+3 and x < 2, which of the followingrepresents all the possible values for y ?
• A.

Y < 7

• B.

Y > 7

• C.

Y < 5

• D.

Y > 5

• E.

5 < y < 7

• 16.
The graphs of the functions f and g in the interval from x = -2 to x = 2 are shown above.Which of the following could express g in terms of f ?
• A.

G (x) = f (x +1)

• B.

G (x) = f(x) + 1

• C.

G (x) = f(x+1) + 1

• D.

G (x) = f(x - 1)

• E.

G (x) = f(x) - 1

• 17.
In the figure above, a shaded polygon which has equal sides and equal angles is partially covered with a sheet of blank paper. If x + y = 80, how many sides doesthe polygon have?
• A.

Ten

• B.

Nine

• C.

Eight

• D.

Seven

• E.

Six

• 18.
If s, t, u, and v are the coordinates of the indicated points on the number line above, which of the following is greatest?
• A.

|s+t|

• B.

|s+v|

• C.

|s-t|

• D.

|s-v|

• E.

|s+u|

• 19.
On the day of a rainstorm, the depth of the water at a certain location along the Winding River was recorded hourly, and the results are indicated in the line graph above. Each unit on the vertical axis represents 1 foot. If the depth of the water decreased 10 percent from3:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M., what was the depth of the water at 4:00 P.M.?
• A.

3 feet

• B.

15 feet

• C.

18 feet

• D.

20 feet

• E.

30 feet

• 20.
• A.

I only

• B.

II only

• C.

III only

• D.

I and II only

• E.

I, II, and III

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