  Name:    8th Grade Math Basic Practice Test 3

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

1. What is the measure of angle B if this is an equilateral triangle?
 a. 1200 d. 1800 b. 500 e. 300 c. 600

2.

Measurement – Length, Weight, Volume – RIT 221 – 230 a. 5 cm d. 4 cm b. 5 mm e. 4 mm c. 3 cm

3. a. 5.5” d. 5 centimeters b. 5” e. 5’ c. 5 yds.

4.

If you were asked to calculate the length of a football field, would you use
yards, quarts, inches, centimeters, or miles?
 a. quarts d. centimeters b. inches e. miles c. yards

5.

Number Sense and Numeration – Decimals – RIT 221 – 230 Which value correctly represents point A?
 a. 2 1/6 d. 2 2/3 b. 2 1/3 e. 2 5/6 c. 2.5

6.

Number Sense and Numeration – Exponents – RIT 221 – 230
Fill in the boxes from left to right with the correct exponent. a. 4, 3, 2, 1 d. 0, 1, 2, 3 b. 3, 2, 1, 0 e. 5, 3, 6, 8 c. 1, 2, 3, 4

7.

Number Sense and Numeration – Fractions – RIT 221 – 230
Write in simplest form.
In a bag of 70 jellybeans, 45 are green. What fraction of the bag of jellybeans
is green?
 a. 14/9 d. 25/70 b. 70/45 e. 45/70 c. 9/14

8.

What is the ratio of squares to triangles? a. 8 : 11 d. 4 to 3 b. 11 : 8 e. even to odd c. 1 to 1

9.

Choose the pair of fractions that is equivalent to each other.
 a. 3/2 and 1/2 d. 2/3 and 1/3 b. 6/4 and 7/4 e. 9/6 and 3/2 c. 8/12 and 4/12

10.

Fill in the box that would make the two ratios equivalent.

=   16 20
 a. 16 d. 8 b. 5 e. 80 c. 10

11.

Use cross-products to determine which of the following is true:
 a. 2/3 = 5/7 d. 4/5 = 6/7 b. 1/8 = 8/1 e. 5/24 = 7/18 c. 8/12 = 4/6

12.

Number Sense and Numeration – Integers – RIT 221 – 230
Which of the following is an integer?
 a. –3/4 d. –2 2/3 b. –8 e. –5.3 c. –0.56

13.

Number Sense and Numeration – Ordering, Equalities and Inequalities – RIT 221 – 230
Which statement is in the correct order from least to greatest?
 a. –9, -11, -14, -17, -24 d. –6, -7, -12, 0, 1 b. 3, -4, 7, -14, -15 e. –15, 13, 11, -7, -9 c. –27, -14, -1, 0, 13

14.

Number Sense and Numeration – Percents – RIT 221 – 230
Which of the following is a true statement?
 a. 56/100 = 56% d. 6/100 = 1/6% b. 6/100 = 60% e. 1/100 = 100% c. 75% = 75/1000

15.

Number Sense and Numeration – Place Value – RIT 221 – 230
Which decimal represents six and twenty-five thousand, seven hundred
eighty-four hundred-thousandths?
 a. 6.25701 d. 6.784 b. 6.25001 e. 6.25784 c. 6.2784

16.

Number Sense and Numeration – Square Roots – RIT 221 – 230 a. d. b. e. c. 17.

Problem Solving – RIT 221 – 230
1. 2, 9, 7, 14, 12, ___, ___
What are the missing numbers?
 a. 8, 10 d. 3, 5 b. 5, 3 e. 17, 19 c. 5, 7

18.

Yuko’s pen pal in England said her backyard was 50 meters wide. In
customary measurement that is about 150 _____.
 a. Feet d. Centimeters b. Yards e. Miles c. Inches

19.

Use a proportion to solve.
If four all weather tires cost \$903.80, how much would 1 tire cost?
 a. d. b. e. c. 20.

Write an equation you would use to solve the problem?
On a winter day it was –10F at 6:00 A.M. The temperature rose 25 during
the day. What was the high temperature?
 a. d. b. e. c. 