SOC Entry And Exit Test

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SOC Entry And Exit Test

Final for pre-algebra


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Now that you have completed the class, what advice would you give for students taking Pre-Algebra next quarter?  Write a few sentences...  (This question is not graded)
  • 2. 
    To find the distance across the river (without getting wet) you decide to walk at a right angle, measure this distance, and measure a 45 degree angle back to the point across the river using a compass.  What is the distance across the river?
    • A. 

      122 feet

    • B. 

      86.3 feet

    • C. 

      172.5 feet

    • D. 

      211.3 feet

  • 3. 
    How far is the police station from your house?
    • A. 

      2 miles

    • B. 

      5 miles

    • C. 

      6 miles

    • D. 

      8 miles

  • 4. 
    If you spin the spinner below, what is the probability it will land on red?
    • A. 

      1/6

    • B. 

      1/12

    • C. 

      1/2

    • D. 

      1/10

  • 5. 
    Extra Credit:  What is the perimeter of the triangle below?
    • A. 

      About 37.7 cm

    • B. 

      About 88.7 cm

    • C. 

      About 49.2 cm

    • D. 

      About 45.5 cm

  • 6. 
    What are the solutions of the equation   ?
    • A. 

      C = 3, c = -3

    • B. 

      C = 4.5, c = -4.5

    • C. 

      C = 9, c = -9

    • D. 

      C = 18, c = -18

  • 7. 
    Solve for the value of x in the triangle below.  Lengths are given in inches.  Round to the nearest tenth place. 
    • A. 

      9.8 inches

    • B. 

      11.4 inches

    • C. 

      16.3 inches

    • D. 

      31.6 inches

  • 8. 
    A telephone pole breaks as shown in the photo below. 
    • A. 

      17 feet

    • B. 

      19 feet

    • C. 

      18 feet

    • D. 

      20 feet

  • 9. 
    Find the unknown length c.  Round to the nearest tenth place if necessary. 
    • A. 

      11.4 inches

    • B. 

      27.4 inches

    • C. 

      32 inches

    • D. 

      22.8 inches

  • 10. 
    A number cube (dice) with the numbers 1 through 6 is rolled. What is the probability that a 4 will be rolled?
    • A. 

      2/3

    • B. 

      1/6

    • C. 

      5/6

    • D. 

      1

  • 11. 
    In 1985, the circulation of a local newspaper was 4880.  In 1986, its circulation was 1470.  Find the percent of change in the newspaper's circulation.  Is this an increase, or decrease?
    • A. 

      66.2% increase

    • B. 

      66.2% decrease

    • C. 

      69.9% decrease

    • D. 

      69.9% increase

  • 12. 
    Which triangle with the given side lenghts is NOT a right triangle?
    • A. 

      14, 48, 50

    • B. 

      18, 24, 30

    • C. 

      9, 16, 25

    • D. 

      20, 48, 52

  • 13. 
    A map has a scale of 1cm : 24 km.  What is the distance on the map if the actual distance is 108 km?
    • A. 

      0.042 cm

    • B. 

      0.22 cm

    • C. 

      4.5 cm

    • D. 

      8.5 cm

  • 14. 
    Which number is irrational?
    • A. 
    • B. 
    • C. 
    • D. 
  • 15. 
    What is the distance between the points (-5,4) and (1,0)?  Measurements are made in feet.  Use the distance formula: 
    • A. 

      4 feet

    • B. 

      5.83 feet

    • C. 

      7.21 feet

    • D. 

      9.06 feet

  • 16. 
    What number is 30% of 60?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      18

    • C. 

      20

    • D. 

      200

  • 17. 
    18 is 90% of what number
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      16.2

    • D. 

      20

  • 18. 
    A company made $3640 last month.  About 12.5% of this amount was made through catalog sales.  How much did the company make in catalog sales?
    • A. 

      $291.20

    • B. 

      $303.33

    • C. 

      $436.80

    • D. 

      $455

  • 19. 
    What percent of 328 is 246?
    • A. 

      1.33%

    • B. 

      25%

    • C. 

      33.33%

    • D. 

      75%

  • 20. 
    Which situation represents the smallest percent decrease?
    • A. 

      Going from 18 to 14

    • B. 

      Going from 90 to 72

    • C. 

      Going from 187 to 153

    • D. 

      Going from 260 to 195

  • 21. 
    A bicycle costs $145.  The sales tax is 6%.  What is the total cost of the bicycle?
    • A. 

      $145.87

    • B. 

      $153.70

    • C. 

      $171

    • D. 

      $232

  • 22. 
    You are going on a class trip.  The total cost of the trip is $126, and there are 28 students in the class.  Whatis the cost per student?
    • A. 

      $3.50 per student

    • B. 

      $4.00 per student

    • C. 

      $4.50 per student

    • D. 

      $5.00 per student

  • 23. 
    What is the solution to the proportion   ?
    • A. 

      X = 4

    • B. 

      X = 5

    • C. 

      X = 6

    • D. 

      X = 7

  • 24. 
    What is the solution to the proportion   ?
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      42

    • C. 

      48

    • D. 

      56

  • 25. 
    What is 1/5 as a percent?
    • A. 

      2%

    • B. 

      0.2%

    • C. 

      5%

    • D. 

      20%

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