Your middle-schooler will have to solve these kinds of math problems to pass the state tests.

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Your middle-schooler will have to solve these kinds of math problems to pass the state tests.

1. There are 180 pages in the book Diana is reading. Diana has read 90 pages. What percent of the book has she read?

- Two percent.
- Five percent.
- Twenty percent.
- Twenty-five percent.
- Fifty percent.

2. At a clearance sale, the price of a VCR was discounted 40%. The discount price was $375. What was the original price?

- 615
- 525
- 625
- 635
- 645

3. Ted tried to remember his friend's house number. He knew that there were three digits: a 5, another 5 and a 7. He could not remember the order. How many different house numbers could it be?

- 6
- 17
- 27
- 3

4. Ms. O'Reilly invests $500 in the stock market. After ten years, if her investment is worth 300% of its original cost, how much will it then be worth?

- 1000
- 5000
- 1500
- 5500

5. At a factory, a baseball is put in a box that has a volume of 512 cubic inches. Each boxed baseball is then put in a larger box for shipment. The shipping box holds 24 boxed baseballs in each layer and contains a total of 96 boxed baseballs. What is the volume of the shipping box?

- 12,288 cubic inches
- 49,152 cubic inches
- 61,440 cubic inches

6. The area of a rectangle is 36 square centimeters; its perimeter is 30 centimeters. What are the dimensions of the rectangle?

- 2 cm by 18 cm
- 3 cm by 12 cm
- 4 cm by 9 cm
- 6 cm by 6 cm

Your Results:

1. There are 180 pages in the book Diana is reading. Diana has read 90 pages. What percent of the book has she read?**Fifty percent.**

2. At a clearance sale, the price of a VCR was discounted 40%. The discount price was $375. What was the original price?**625**

3. Ted tried to remember his friend's house number. He knew that there were three digits: a 5, another 5 and a 7. He could not remember the order. How many different house numbers could it be?**3**

4. Ms. O'Reilly invests $500 in the stock market. After ten years, if her investment is worth 300% of its original cost, how much will it then be worth?**1500**

5. At a factory, a baseball is put in a box that has a volume of 512 cubic inches. Each boxed baseball is then put in a larger box for shipment. The shipping box holds 24 boxed baseballs in each layer and contains a total of 96 boxed baseballs. What is the volume of the shipping box?**49,152 cubic inches**

6. The area of a rectangle is 36 square centimeters; its perimeter is 30 centimeters. What are the dimensions of the rectangle?**3 cm by 12 cm**

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