Word Problems Test Page 10


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44. Use the ruler from the beginning of the test to measure the pen below.

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Choose the answer that’s closest to your measurement.

  1. 3-1/4 inches
  2. 4 inches
  3. 5-1/8 inches
  4. 4-5/8 inches

45. Katarina wants to buy a new TV from a store. The store is offering one year loans at 5% simple interest for TV purchases. If Katrina borrowed $1,200 for the new TV, how much money will she have to pay the store over the next year total?

  1. $1,205
  2. $1,260
  3. $1,350
  4. $1,500





46. The tally below shows the number of hours snow monkeys spend nursing their young in a 24-hour period.

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How many monkeys nursed their young for an hour or more?

  1. 38
  2. 54
  3. 61
  4. 68

47. On a recent national survey, 3 out of 5 students participate in extra-curricular activities. If a school has 600 students, predict about how many students would participate in extra-curricular activities?

  1. 256 students
  2. 300 students
  3. 320 students
  4. 360 students

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