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Directions: Read carefully and choose the best answer.

1.
Rosario paints of her bedroom with of a gallon of paint. At this rate, how many gallons of paint are needed to paint the entire bedroom?

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2.
Two students are examining the expression shown at the right.
Diane claims the expression simplifies to .
Brandon claims the expression simplifies to .

Which student is correct?

Choose:
 Diane Brandon Neither

3.
At the Deli, a chunk of Swiss cheese sells for \$8.09 per pound and a chunk of cheddar cheese sells for \$7.96 per pound.
How much more does pounds of Swiss cheese cost than pounds of cheddar cheese?
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 \$0.13 \$0.16 \$0.23 \$1.16

4.
If 5 boxes of donuts weigh pounds, what is the weight per box in pounds?

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5.
A Martian rover travels of the distance from Crater A to Crater B in of an hour. At this rate, how many hours will it take the rover to travel the entire distance between the two craters?
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6.
Two students are examining the expression shown at the right.
Shauna claims the expression simplifies to .
Kyle claims the expression simplifies to.

Which student is correct?

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 Shauna Kyle Neither

7.
Over rough terrain, a dirt bike uses gallons of gasoline to travel miles. At this rate, how many miles can the bike travel per gallon of gasoline?

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 27 24 22 18

8.
Elaina's skateboard measures inches in length. Harold's skateboard measures inches in length. What is the difference in these lengths, in inches?

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9.
The company "Instant Fizz" has created a soft drink that consumers make by combining a liquid concentrate with carbonated water. The directions say to mix cup of concentrate with 1 quart of carbonated water.
a) How many cups of the water should be mixed with cup of concentrate?
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 1 2 4
b) A full bottle of concentrate contains cups. How many quarts of carbonated water would be needed to mix with half of the full bottle?
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 2
c) Calvin is enjoying a one cup serving of the soft drink. What fraction of his soft drink is concentrate? (Hint: One cup of the soft drink is not just one cup of the carbonated water.)
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10. Ted's new Mars rover has a 22½ gallon gas tank. The gas gauge is currently showing that ¼ of the tank is full of gas.
a) How many gallons of gas are currently in the gas tank?
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b)
How many gallons are currently needed to fill the gas tank?
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c)
With his Mars gas credit card, Ted receives a 10% discount on the price of gas. If the gas sells for \$3.00 a gallon, how much will Ted currently pay to fill the tank?
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 \$44.89 \$45.56 \$50.63 \$51.85

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