Posted by **Kim** on Sunday, March 9, 2008 at 8:52am.

Please double check me.

A community service organization has 19 men and 7 women in its memebership. Write the ratio of women to men.

a 19/7

b 7/19

c 19/26

d 7/26

answer: b

Write a proportion that is equivalent top the statement: If 3 gallons of gasoline cost $5.37, then 8 gallons will cost $14.32

a. 3 gal/14.32 = 8gal/5.37

b 3gal/5.37=8gal/14.32

c. 3gal/5.37=14.32/8gal

d. 3gal/8gal=14.32/5.37

answer: b

Write 50% as a fraction or mixed number

a. 27/50

b 13/25

c 1 1/2

d 1/2

answer: d

Write 891% as a decimal

a. 89.1

b 8.91

c 0.891

d 8,8910

answer: b

Write 3/8 as percent

a 37.5%

b 3.75%

c 375%

d 0.375%

answer: a

Write 5 1/2 as a percent

a 5.5%

b 55%

c 550%

d 5,550%

answer: c

Identify the rate in the following statement

540 is 90% of 600

a. 90%

b 540

c 600

answer: a

Find 60%of 3,200

a 192

b 1,920

c 1,280

d. 128

answer: b

765 is 85% of what number?

a 650.25

b 1,059

c 900

d 8,100

answer: c

A state sales tax is leived at a rate of 6%. How much tax would one pay on a purchase of $310?

a 186.00

b 1.86

c 1.94

d 18.60

answer: d

A saleswomen is working on a 6% commission base. if she wants to make $2400 in one month, how much msut she sell?

a 400,000

b 20,000

c 40,000

d 80,000

answer: c

Complete the following statement

8,000lb= tons

a 3

b 4

c 5

d 6

answer: b

Simplify

3h 70min

a 4h 30min

b 5h 10min

c 4h 10min

d 6h 20min

Answer: a

Choose the most reasonalbe measure.

the height of a bookshelf

a 12cm

b 12m

c 1.2m

answer: a

Complete the statement. Round to the nearest hundredth

11.5m= in

a 452.76

b 45.28

c 4,527.55

d 4.53

answer: a

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**drwls**, Sunday, March 9, 2008 at 9:41am
You were doing fine until nesr the end. These two are wrong:

Simplify

3h 70min

a 4h 30min

b 5h 10min

c 4h 10min

d 6h 20min

Your Answer: a

Correct answer: c

Choose the most reasonalbe measure.

the height of a bookshelf

a 12cm

b 12m

c 1.2m

Your answer: a

Would you really want a bookshelf only 4.7 inches high? People would trip over it. You'd want one with a reachable high shelf. Try again

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**Anonymous**, Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 10:38pm
approximately 5 out of every 10 students at Kendra's college live on campus. The college has 5,000 students How many of them live on campus

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