Choose the best answer to each problem. You may use any of the formulas on page 439 of Contemporary’s GED Mathematics that you need. Refer to pages 17–50 if you need additional help. You may also use a calculator. When you have finished the quiz, click on Submit Answers to receive feedback and results. You may also choose to e-mail your results to your instructor.

1

In the number 387,210, which digit is in the ten-thousands place?

A)

7

B)

8

C)

0

D)

3

E)

2

2

The answer to which of the following problems is called a quotient?

A)

7(9)

B)

12 – 5

C)

18/3

D)

4 + 9

E)

5^{2}

3

According to the last census, the population of Italy is 57,634,321. What is the population of Italy rounded to the nearest million?

A)

50,000,000

B)

55,000,000

C)

57,000,000

D)

58,000,000

E)

60,000,000

4

The answer to 985 + 12,407 + 7,853 is between which of the following pairs of numbers?

A)

25,000 and 30,000

B)

20,000 and 25,000

C)

15,000 and 20,000

D)

10,000 and 15,000

E)

5,000 and 10,000

5

Kim received the following scores on Spanish quizzes: 82, 72, 95, 88, and 78. What was Kim’s mean score on the quizzes?

A)

95

B)

83

C)

82

D)

78

E)

72

6

Use a Casio fx-260 calculator to evaluate 73^{2}.

A)

73

B)

146

C)

1,460

D)

5,329

E)

7,300

7

The square root of 4,096 is between which pair of numbers?

A)

70 and 80

B)

60 and 70

C)

50 and 60

D)

40 and 50

E)

30 and 40

8

The following chart indicates the number of households with Internet access in a rural county in New England.

Year:

1996

1998

2000

2002

Households with Internet Access

30

150

750

3,750

If the pattern continues, how many households will have Internet access in 2004?

A)

3,750

B)

7,500

C)

11,250

D)

15,000

E)

18,750

9

Which of the following expressions is NOT equal to 5 x (10 x 8)?