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1. If the cost of 12 oranges is 5 dollars, what is the cost of 18 oranges? a. 7 b. 7.5 c. 8 d. 8.5 |
2. On a map, 1 centimeter represents 50 kilometers. If the actual distance between two cities is 300 kilometers, how far apart are they on the map? a. 15 cm b. 3 cm c. 10 cm d. 6 cm |
3. A brand new car can get 50 miles per 2 gallons of gas. How many gallons of gas would you need in order to travel 80 miles to the next town? a. 3.2 gallons b. 3 gallons c.3.5 gallons d. 3.6 gallons |
4. A teacher needs 6 boxes of pencils for 75 students. How many boxes are needed for 50 students? a. 5 boxes b. 6 boxes c. 4 boxes d. 8 boxes |
5. If a muffin recipe needs 4 eggs to make 2 dozen muffins, how many eggs would be needed to make 5 dozens? a. 20 eggs b. 10 eggs c. 15 eggs d. 12 eggs |
6. A doctor working at St. Joseph's Hospital earns 900 dollars for every 8 hours of work. How much will the doctor earn in 38 hours? a. 3600 dollars b. 3875 dollars c. 5125 dollars d. 4275 dollars |
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