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1. Eliza Savage received a statement from her bank showing a checking account balance of \$324.18 as of
January 18. Her own checkbook shows a balance of \$487.38 as of January 29. The bank returned all of
the cancelled checks but three. The amounts of these three checks are \$15.00, \$77.49, and \$124.28. How
much did Eliza deposit in her account between January 18 and January 29?
A. \$201.12
(B). \$379.97
C. \$197.24
D. \$54.44

2. John and Mary Billings own a condominium with an assessed value of \$110,000. If the tax rate is 25
mills per \$1.00 of assessed valuation, how much tax do they pay?
A. \$1,420
B. \$1,840
C. \$1,200
(D). \$2,750

3. The letter of application is intended to
(B). outline your value to a prospective employer.
C. find out what the prospective employer has to offer.
D. remind the prospective employer of your recent interview.

4. The tax rate on Ned Topolino's \$112,000 vacation home is 25 mills. The property is assessed at full
value. How much will Ned pay in taxes this year?
A. \$780
B. \$28,000
(C). \$2,800
D. \$7,800

5. Dawn Lingua bought three yards of cloth to make some curtains. The cloth was on sale for \$2.25 per
yard. How much did Dawn pay for the cloth if the sales tax was 5%?
(A). \$7.09
B. \$7.25
C. \$2.36
D. \$8.07

6. Victor Malaba has a net income of \$1,240 per month. If he spends \$150 on food, \$244 on a car
payment, \$300 on rent, and \$50 on savings, what percent of his net income can he spend on other things?
(A). 64 percent
B. 40 percent
C. 300 percent
D. 43 percent

7. Jose Rodriguez's checking account had a starting balance of \$1,234.56. He wrote a check for \$115.12
for plumbing supplies and a check for \$225.00 for a loan payment. Yesterday he deposited \$96.75 in his
checking account. What is Jose's current balance?
A. \$894.44
B. \$1,441.19
(C). \$991.19
D. \$1,477.93

8. Mary Palm's checking account had a starting balance of \$785.63. She wrote a check for \$57.00 for
groceries and a check for \$125.00 for a car payment. Yesterday she deposited \$57.25 in her checking
account. What is Mary's current balance?
(A). \$660.88
B. \$796.38
C. \$554.26
D. \$603.63

9. Jim paddles from one shore of a lake three miles wide at 4 mph, and John paddles from the opposite
shore at 5 mph. How long will they travel before they meet?
A. 20 minutes
B. 3 hours
(C). 27 minutes
D. 1 hour, 24 minutes

10. Phil Smith is a car salesman. Last week his total sales amounted to \$27,650.00, and he received
\$1,382.50 in commission. What is his rate of commission?
A. 17 percent
B. 4.8 percent
(C). 5 percent
D. 23 percent

11. The tax rate on Harriet Walker's \$80,000 vacation home is 20 mills. The property is assessed at full
value. How much will Harriet Walker pay in taxes this year?
A. \$640
(B). \$1,600
C. \$440
D. \$2,000

12. Glenn Andrews recently bought a new motorbike for \$3,950. If he had to pay 6 percent sales tax on
the bike, what was the total cost of the bike?
A. \$2,370
B. \$4,010
C. \$3,713
(D). \$4,187

13. Suppose your bank honors a check for which you don't have sufficient funds in your checking account.
This action means that you've arranged beforehand for a/an
(A). overdraft loan.
B. installment loan.
C. personal loan.
D. mortgage loan.

14. Ralph Jordan recently bought a new lawnmower for \$228.00. If he had to pay 6% sales tax on the
lawnmower, what was the total cost of the lawnmower?
A. \$251.62
B. \$234.00
(C). \$241.68
D. \$312.42

15. The gross income of Ginger Hughes is \$215 per week. Her deductions are: \$15.16, FICA tax; \$29.33,
income tax; 2% state tax; 1% city tax; and 3% retirement fund. What is her net income?
A. \$57.39
(B). \$157.61
C. \$202.10
D. \$170.51

16. If three bags of birdseed cost \$14.16, how much will 14 bags cost?
A. \$30.34
B. \$33.71
C. \$70.80
(D). \$66.08

17. The gross income of David Vaughn is \$785 per week. His deductions are \$42.25, FICA tax; \$90.33,
income tax; 2% state tax; 1% city tax; and 3% retirement fund. What is her net income for one week?
A. \$675.32
B. \$628.77
(C). \$605.32
D. \$749.77

18. How many feet are there in 24 yards?
A. 288
B. 72
(C). 8
D. 2

19. Carlos Martin received a statement from his bank showing a balance of \$56.75 as of March 15th. His
checkbook shows a balance of \$87.37 as of March 20. The bank returned all the cancelled checks but two.
One check was for \$5.00 and the other was for \$13.25. How much did Carlos deposit in his account
between the March 15 and the March 20?
A. \$11.22
B. \$162.37
(C). \$48.87
D. \$125.87

Which one's are not correct?

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I think 1=A 5=d 6=B 9=B 10=Dis supposed to be

I think 2\3\4\7\8\11\
is right
sorry that is as far as I could get...
:)

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number 18 is 72