Name:    6th Grade Math Basic Practice Test 1

Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

1.

Algebraic Concepts – Patterns, Sequences, Functions – RIT 211 – 220
 a. 24 d. 13 b. 23 e. 25 c. 15

2.

Algebraic Concepts – Solving Equations & Inequalities – RIT 211 – 220

Solve: x - 2.3 = 7.2
 a. x = 4.9 d. x = 9.23 b. x = 5.1 e. x = 95 c. x = 9.5

3.

Solve:  = 9
 a. d. b. e. x = -36 c.

4.

Solve: x = 29 - 3(9 - 4)
 a. x = 130 d. x = -10 b. x = 14 e. x = -2 c. x = 6

5.

Computation – Decimals – RIT 211 – 220
Round 37.672 to the nearest whole number.
 a. 37.7 d. 37.6 b. 37 e. 38.6 c. 38

6.

Write 0.278 as a fraction.
 a. 278/100 d. 278/1,000 b. 2 78/100 e. 27 8/10 c. 278/10,000

7.

Round 3.5555 to the nearest thousandth.
 a. 3.6 d. 3.55 b. 4 e. 3.556 c. 3.56

8.

Use a calculator to find the sum.
0.3621 + 0.4795 =
 a. 0.8416 d. 84.16 b. 0.1174 e. .7396 c. 8.416

9.

0.35 x 0.43 =
 a. 0.78 d. 1.563 b. 0.1505 e. 1.5063 c. 0.156

10.

0.32    8 = ___
 a. 4.3 d. 280 b. 0.15 e. 43.75 c. 0.04

11.

Computation – Fractions – RIT 211 – 220

Write 6/12 in simplest form.
 a. 1/2 d. 1/6 b. 12/24 e. 1/6 c. 2/4

12.

2/10 + 4/10 =
 a. 3/10 d. 6/20 b. 3/5 e. 6/10 c. 2/5

13.

1 7/8 + 3 3/4 =
 a. 4 10/12 d. 5 3/4 b. 4 7/8 e. 45/8 c. 5 5/8

14.

Multiply and simplify.
5 x 1/3 =
 a. 15/9 d. 1 2/3 b. 1 6/9 e. 14/3 c. 16/3

15.

1/4 2/3 = ___
 a. 3/7 d. 1 b. 11/12 e. 3/8 c. 2/12

16.

3 1/3    1/2  = ____
 a. 6 2/3 d. 22/3 b. 3 5/6 e. 6 1/2 c. 2 5/6

17.

Order each fraction from least to greatest.
1/2, 1/3, 5/6, 2/3, 1/6
 a. 5/6, 1/6, 2/3, 1/3, 1/2 d. 1/6, 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 5/6 b. 5/6, 2/3, 1/2, 1/3, 1/ e. 1/2, 1/3, 5/6, 2/3, 1/6 c. 5/6, 2/3, 1/6, 1/3, 1/

18.

Computation – Integers – RIT 211 – 220
Which statement is true?
a = 12
b = 21
 a. b < a d. b > a b. b <  a e. 9 c. 34

19.

–6 + (-7) =
 a. +13 d. 1 b. –1 e. –13 c. 42