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


1.

Which of the following is a
true statement?
a.  2.354 <
2.35  d.  9.125 <
9.175 
b. 
.022 > 17.002 
e. 
11.476 > 11.494  c.  6.5 <
5.321 


2.

Number Sense and Numeration – Percents – RIT 211 –
220
Express 1/8 as both a decimal and a
percent.
a.  0.18 =
18%  d.  0.125 =
12.5% 
b. 
0.125 = 125% 
e. 
0.13 = 13% 
c. 
1.25 = 12.5% 


3.

Number Sense and Numeration – Whole Numbers – RIT 211 –
220
Determine which numbers 42 is divisible by:
2, 3, 5, 6, and/or 10.
a.  2  d.  2, 3, 5, 6  b.  2, 3 
e. 
2, 3, 5, 10 
c. 
2, 3, 6 


4.

The greatest common factor of
54 and 72 is:


5.

Which are the greatest common
factor and the least common
multiple of the numbers 12 and 9?
a.  G.C.F. = 3; L..C.M. =
24  d.  G.C.F. = 1; L.C.M. =
108 
b. 
G.C.F. = 3; L.C.M. = 36 
e. 
G.C.F. = 3; L.C.M. = 27  c.  G.C.F. = 6; L.C.M. =
108 


6.

Problem Solving – RIT 201 – 210 Estimate the answer. If there are 10 slices in a pizza, and 23 children
want to order enough pizzas so they can each have 2 slices, about how many pizzas should they
order?


7.

Trina went to the mall. She
bought a sweater for $15.00, a pair of shoes for $25.00, and an ice cream cone for $2.00. How much
money did she spend?
a.  $32.00  d.  $47.00  b.  $42.00 
e. 
$52.00 
c. 
$37.00 


8.

What are the prime numbers
between 20 and 30?
a.  27, 29  d.  23, 27  b.  21, 23 
e. 
21, 29 
c. 
29, 23 


9.

a.  16, 9,
1  d.  13,
9 
b.  16,
13  e.  8, 12  c.  1, 9 


10.

a.  40%  d.  43%  b.  30% 
e. 
70% 
c. 
33% 


11.

Johnny’s shoelaces are 1
foot long. Suzie’s shoelaces are 8 inches long. How much longer are Johnny’s shoelaces
than Suzie’s?
a.  2
inches  d.  9
inches 
b. 
4 inches 
e. 
12 inches 
c. 
6 inches 


12.

If a car is traveling 60 miles
per hour and does not change speed or make any stops, how long will it take to go 300
miles?
a.  5 hours  d.  7 hours  b.  6 hours 
e. 
3 hours 
c. 
4 hours 


13.

John has 4 coins which total
85¢. He has only quarters and dimes. How many dimes does John have?


14.

If it rains 2 inches every 30
days, how much rain would fall in 90 days?
a.  6
inches  d.  45
inches 
b. 
30 inches 
e. 
3 inches 
c. 
15 inches 


15.

Which figure has parallel
lines?


16.

40 candy canes come in a box.
10 candy canes were broken. How many candy canes were not broken? How would you find the
answer?
a.  addition 
c. 
multiplication 
b. 
subtraction 
d. 
division 


17.

Billy starts soccer at 2:45
P.M. He practices for 35 minutes. What time does practice end?
a.  3:15  d.  3:20 P.M.  b.  4:00 P.M. 
e. 
3:30 A.M. 
c. 
3:15 P.M. 


18.

What is the probability that
the spinner will land on yellow?
a.  2 out of
4  d.  1 out of
4 
b.  1 out of
6  e.  4 out of 6  c.  2 out of 6 


19.

The Wongs are going to fence
their yard. How many feet of fence do they need to buy?
a.  100
feet  d.  120
feet 
b. 
110 feet 
e. 
130 feet 
c. 
65 feet 


20.

9, 767, 422, 135 What is the
value of the digit in the one billions place?
a.  9  d.  9,000  b.  9,000,000,000 
e. 
900 
c. 
9,000,000 
