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Pre-Algebra, Number Patterns & Puzzles Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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Question 1 1. Sarah had 9 dolls, Chloe had 3 dolls, and Keri had 11 dolls. How many dolls did they have all together?

Question 2 2.

Using these steps, answer the word puzzle below.


  • Read the entire story.
  • Find what the question is asking.
  • Look for the important numbers.
  • If there are clue words, use them to decide if you should add, subtract, multiply, or divide.
  • Answer the question and double-check your work to see if it makes sense.


Tom had 47 pennies, but he lost 17 of them. How many pennies did he have left?

Question 3 3.

Bill and Mary went to the store. Bill had $10.00 and Mary had $5.00. If Bill spent $3.00 and Mary spent $4.00, how much money did Bill have left?


What is the question asking?

Question 4 4.

Bill and Mary went to the store. Bill had $10.00 and Mary had $5.00. If Bill spent $3.00 and Mary spent $4.00 How much money did Bill have left?


What are the clue words in this number problem with words?

Question 5 5.

Bill and Mary went to the store. Bill had $10.00 and Mary had $5.00. If Bill spent $3.00 and Mary spent $4.00 How much money did Bill have left?


What are the important numbers in this question?

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Question 6 6. What would be the name of the shape pattern below?

Question 7 7. What shape comes next in the pattern?

Question 8 8. What is a math pattern?

Question 9 9. What is the rule for the following pattern: 4, 8, 12, 16, ... ?

Question 10 10. What is the next number in the number pattern: 50, 100, 150, 200, ... ?

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Question 11 11. If 22 + x = 29, then x = _____

Question 12 12. If y + 12 = 25, then y = _____

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a symbol?

Question 14 14. What is a symbol?

Question 15 15. What can you use instead of a blank space or a box to show an unknown number in a math problem?

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Question 16 16. John is four times Larry's age. In ten years, John will be twice Larry's age. How old are John and Larry right now?

Question 17 17. If ten hamburgers and five hot dogs cost $25, and hamburgers cost twice as much as hot dogs do, how much is one hamburger?

Question 18 18. Three numbers add up to 100. Write an equation describing this phrase. Call the numbers X, Y, Z.

Question 19 19. Two numbers multiplied together give 15, and added together give 8. What are the two numbers?

Question 20 20.

A plane flies 6000 kilometers in 2 hours into the wind.

Write an equation using V for the plane speed, and W for the wind speed to describe this statement.

Pre-Algebra, Number Patterns & Puzzles Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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