Passage 3
Federal efforts to aid minority businesses began in the
1960s when the Small Business Administration (SBA)
began making federally guaranteed loans and government-sponsored management and technical assistance
(5) available to minority business e
Passage 1
Caffeine, the stimulant in coffee, has been called
the most widely used psychoactive substance on Earth .
Synder, Daly and Bruns have recently proposed that
caffeine affects behavior by countering the activity in
(5) the human brain of a natura
MATH
-Q1:
If Henry were to add 5 gallons of water to a tank that is already 3/4 full of water, the tank would
be 7/8 full. How many gallons of water would the tank hold if it were full?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
25
40
64
80
96
Answer:
-Q2:
The function f is defined
Math Section
-Q1:
When 20 is divided by the positive integer k, the remainder is k 2. Which of the
following is a possible value of k ?
A. 8
B. 9
C. 10
D. 11
E. 12
Answer:
-Q2:
Q
R
P
S
In the figure above, is quadrilateral PQRS a parallelogram?
(1) The ar
-Q1:
The population of City X is 50 percent of the population of City Y. The population of City X is
what percent of the total population of City X and City Y?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
25%
(33 1/3)%
40%
50%
(66 2/3)%
Answer:
-Q2:
What is the greatest prime factor o
Math:
-Q1:
A students average (arithmetic mean) test score on 4 tests is 78. What must be the students score
on a 5th test for the students average score on the 5 tests to be 80?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
80
82
84
86
88
Answer:
-Q2:
From a group of 3 boys and 3 girl
Math Section
-Q1:
At a certain company, the average (arithmetic mean) salary of 10 of the employees is $30,000, the
average salary of 30 other employees is $40,000, and the average salary of the remaining 20
employees is $60,000. What is the average salar
MATH.
Q1
what is 35 percent of the sum of 1.4 and 1/5?
A. 0.42
B. 0.56
C. 0.85
D. 1.55
E. 1.95
answer:
-Q2
If xy, is x+y=xy?
(1) (1-x)(1-y)=1
(2) x^2-y^2=x^2y-xy^2
_
A. Statement (1) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (2) alone is not sufficient.
B. State
MATH.
1
If 25(5^x)=1 then x=
A. 2
B. 1
C. 0
D. 1
E. 2
Answer:
-2
if p, s, and t are positive prime numbers, what is the value of p^3s^3t^3?
(1) p^3st=728
(2) t=13
Statement (1) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (2) alone is not sufficient
Statement (2)
Math:
-Q1:
A certain companys profit in 1996 was 15 percent greater than its profit in 1995, and its
profit in 1997 was 20 percent greater than its profit in 1996. The companys profit in
1997 was what percent greater than its profit in 1995 ?
A.
B.
C.
D.
Q1:
If M is the least common multiple of 90, 196, and 300, which of the following is NOT a
factor of M?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
600
700
900
2,100
4,900
Answer:
-Q2:
In planning for a trip, Joan estimated both the distance of the trip, in miles, and her
average spe
Math Section
-Q1:
Company C produces toy trucks at a cost of $5.00 each for the first 100 trucks and $3.50
for each additional truck. If 500 toy trucks were produced by Company C and sold for
$10.00 each, what was Company Cs gross profit?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
$
Math Section
-Q1:
3
If Henry were to add 5 gallons of water to a tank that is already
full of water, the tank
4
7
would be
full. How many gallons of water would the tank hold if it were full?
8
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
25
40
64
80
96
Answer:
-Q2:
2
2 63 +
=
8+3 7
A
Math:
-Q1:
If Henry were to add 5 gallons of water to a tank that is already 3/4 full of water, the tank
would be 7/8 full. How many gallons of water would the tank hold if it were full?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
25
40
64
80
96
Answer: B
-Q2:
For which of the follow
Math Section
-Q1:
If x2 = 4 and y2 =7, then x6 y4 =
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
33
25
15
-3
-33
Answer:
-Q2:
There are 11 women and 9 men in a certain club. If the club is to select a committee of 2
women and 2 men, how many different such committees are possible?
A.
Math Section
-Q1:
If the average (arithmetic mean) of 3, 8, and w is greater than or equal to 7 and less than
or equal to 44, what is the greatest possible value of w ?
A. 11
B. 21
C. 55
D. 121
E. 132
Answer:
-Q2:
A researcher plans to identify each parti
Math Section
-Q1:
0.5
1
If 1 = , what is the value of x ?
x
6
A. 30
B. 3
6
C.
5
1
D.
3
1
E.
30
Answer:
-Q2:
If each of the 12 teams participating in a certain tournament plays exactly one game with
each of the other teams, how many games will be played?
A
Math Section
-Q1:
1
What is 35 percent of the sum of 1.4 and ?
5
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
0.42
0.56
0.85
1.55
1.95
Answer:
-Q2:
A certain characteristic in a large population has a distribution that is symmetric about the
mean m. If 68 percent of the distribution l
Math Section
-Q1:
A grocer has 400 pounds of coffee in stock, 20 percent of which is decaffeinated. If the
grocer buys another 100 pounds of coffee of which 60 percent is decaffeinated, what
percent, by weight, of the grocers stock of coffee is decaffeina
Math Section
-Q1:
The population of City X is 50 percent of the population of City Y. The population of
City X is what percent of the total population of City X and City Y?
A. 25%
1
B. 33 %
3
C. 40%
D. 50%
2
E. 66 %
3
Answer:
-Q2:
Guys net income equals h
Math Section
-Q1:
The population of City X is 50 percent of the population of City Y. The population of City X is what
percent of the total population of City X and City Y?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
25%
(33 1/3)%
40%
50%
(66 2/3)%
Answer:
-Q2:
What is the greatest p
Math Section
-Q1:
At the opening of a trading day at a certain stock exchange, the price per share of stock K
was $8. If the price per share of stock K was $9 at the closing of the day, what was the
percent increase in the price per share of stock K for t
Math Section
-Q1:
A wire that weighs 24 kilograms is cut into two pieces so that one of the pieces weighs 16
kilograms and is 34 meters long. If the weight of each piece is proportional to its length,
how many meters long is the other piece of wire?
A.
B.
Math Section
-Q1:
The population of City X is 50 percent of the population of City Y. The population of
City X is what percent of the total population of City X and City Y?
A. 25%
1
B. 33 %
3
C. 40%
D. 50%
2
E. 66 %
3
Answer:
-Q2:
Guys net income equals h
Math Section
-Q1:
A wire that weighs 24 kilograms is cut into two pieces so that one of the pieces weighs 16
kilograms and is 34 meters long. If the weight of each piece is proportional to its length,
how many meters long is the other piece of wire?
A.
B.