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1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. Properties of integers Number Lines and Fractions Elementary Number Theory(Divisibility) Sequences Sets Ratio, Proposition, and Percents. Exponents, Squares, and Square Roots Word problems Factoring Mean, Median, and Mode Solving Equations and Rational Equations Direct Variation and Inverse Variation Inequalities System of Linear Equations Solving Quadratic Equations Functions Made Up Operations Coordinates Geometry Parallel Lines and Angles Triangles Polygons Circles Solid Geometry Statistics, Data and Graph Probabilities

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which of the following must be positive? n 2 (B) 2n (C) n + 2 (D) n – 2 (E) 2 – n 1. III. (a-b)-c=a. and III (A) 2. where y > x. (C) If z is even.(b-c) (A) I only (B) II only (C) III only (D) I and II (E) II and III 2 11 SAT Practice Book . Which of the following must be true for all integers a. If x is an integer greater than 1 and if 1 . then x is odd. then (k+1)(k+2) could equal which of the following? (A) 10 (B) 20 (C) 30 (D) 40 (E) 50 3. xy > x2 (A) I only (B) III only (C) I and II only (D) I and III only (E) I. and c ? I. y.b. If n is any negative number. II. a-b=b-a III. (E) xy is even. which of the following is y2 – x2? (A) 2x (B) 4x (C) 2x + 2 (D) 2x + 4 (E) 4x + 4 5. a. If x. (B) x is even. If x and y are positive consecutive odd integers.2009-2010 PROPERTIES of INTEGERS 4. and z are positive integers such that the value of x + y is even and the value of (x + y) 2 + x + z is odd. which of the following must be true? (A) x is odd. 6. y x II.0 =a II. which of the following must be y x x true? I. then xy is even. (D) If z is even. y is an integer. If k is a positive even integer.

and c are positive integers. and if (a−c)b=0. what is the value of t? (A) -3 (B) -1 (C) 0 (D) 1 (E) 3 SAT Practice Book 3 22 . then x must be 2 (A) a negative integer (B) a positive integer (C) a multiple of 3 (D) an even integer (E) an odd integer 8. If x 3 is an integer. If a. If (p+1) (t-3) =0 and p is positive. which of the following is an odd integer? (A) 3b (B) a+3 (C) 2(a+b) (D) a+2b (E) 2a+ b 9. b.20092009-2010 2010 7. If a is an odd integer and b is an even integer. which of the following must be true? (A) a<b (B) b<c (C) a =b (D) a=c (E) b=c PROPERTIES of INTEGERS 10.

20092010 1. What number. If the 3 fraction is equal to . On the number line above. which of the following corresponds to u w ? (A) t (B) v (C) x (D) y (E) z Which of the lettered points on the number line above could represent the result when the coordinate of point P is multiplied by the coordinate of point Q? (A) A (B) B (C) C (D) D (E) E 2. 1 2 2 5. NUMBER LINES & FRACTIONS 4. when used in place of above. w. makes the statement true? 7 3 On the number line above. y. On the number line above. what is the 4 denominator of this fraction? (A) 8 (B) 12 (C) 16 (D) 20 (E) 24 11 . Which of the following is closest in value to |u + v| ? (A) t (B) w (C) x (D) y (E) z SAT Practice Book 4 6. The numerator of a certain fraction is 5 less than the denominator. x. What is the value of x? (A) 4 (B) 5 (C) 9 (D) 12 (E) 15 3. t. v. there are 9 equal intervals between 0 and 1. and z are coordinates of the indicated points. u.

200920092010 2010 7. AC = 24 and AB = BC. x2. which of the following could be the value of x? (A) –2 1 (B) 2 3 (C) 4 (D) 1 3 (E) 2 8. If x = 1 1 . and x3 lie on a number line in the order shown above. the tick marks are equally spaced. Point D (not shown) is on the line between A and B such that AD = DB. What is the value of w – p ? (A) 3/4 (B) 2/3 (C) 1/2 (D) 1/3 (E) 1/4 SAT Practice Book 5 22 .26 11. what is the value of 2 x 1 x 1 ? (A) –4 (B) 0 (C) 1 (D) 2 (E) 3 9.19 (D) 0.15 (C) 0. 10. What does DC equal? (A) 6 (B) 12 (C) 16 (D) 18 (E) 20 If x. NUMBER LINES & FRACTIONS In the figure above.14 (B) 0.21 (E) 0. On the number line above. Which of the following numbers is 1 1 between and ? 5 4 (A) 0.

if the coordinates of points X and Y are added together. Which of the following is the best estimate of the length of segment AB on the number line above? (A) 4 (B) 3. NUMBER LINES & FRACTIONS On the number line above.200920092010 2010 12. the result will be the coordinate of a point between which two consecutive integers? (A) −3 and −2 (B) −2 and −1 (C) −1 and 0 (D) 0 and 1 (E) 2 and 3 13.5 (C) 3 (D) 1. the tick marks are equally spaced. the tick marks are equally spaced. 14. What is the value of b−a? (A) 4/5 (B) 3/4 (C) 2/5 (D) 1/4 (E) 1/5 SAT Practice Book 6 33 . 15. Which of the lettered points represents y ? (A) A (B) B (C) C (D) D (E) E In the figure above.5 (E) 1 On the number line above.

which has the smallest positive value? (A) a (B) b (C) c (D) d (E) e SAT Practice Book 7 44 . which of the lettered points has coordinate 2x ? (A) A (B) B (C) C (D) D (E) E On the number line above.200920092010 2010 16. what is the number? (A) 1/3 (B) 1/2 (C) 2/3 (D) 2 (E) 3 If the tick marks on the number line above are equally spaced. 19. the tick marks are equally spaced and their coordinates are shown. If 3 times a number is equal to 3/2. If x is the coordinate of the indicated point on the number line above. which of the lettered points A through E is between 1/4 and 3/8? (A) A (B) B (C) C (D) D (E) E 17. NUMBER LINES & FRACTIONS 18. Of these coordinates.

Which of the following could be the number of seats in this auditorium? (A) 800 (B) 1. For how many different values of k is this true? (A) One (B) Two (C) Three (D) Four (E) Five 3. Each section contains at least 150 seats but not more than 200 seats. If m is the greatest prime factor of 38 and n is the greatest prime factor of 100. are needed to fill a rectangular box that has inside dimensions 20 centimeters by 24 centimeters by 32 centimeters? (A) 38 (B) 96 (C) 192 (D) 240 (E) 384 8 11 SAT Practice Book . the remainder is 3.2009-2010 DIVISIBILITY 4. “All numbers that are divisible by both 2 and 6 are also divisible by 4. When 15 is divided by the positive integer k. each with edges of length 4 centimeters.” Which of the following numbers can be used to show that the statement above is FALSE? (A) 4 (B) 8 (C) 12 (D) 18 (E) 24 5. How many cubical blocks.300 (E) 1.000 (C) 1.100 (D) 1. what is the value of m + n ? (A) 7 (B) 12 (C) 24 (D) 29 (E) 44 6. There are 8 sections of seats in an auditorium.700 2. If p is an integer and 3 is the remainder when 2p + 7 is divided by 5. then p could be (A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 4 (D) 5 (E) 6 1.

how many small cubic blocks make up the large cube? . If exactly 27 of the small cubic blocks that make up the large cube have no red paint on them. All six faces of the large cube are then painted red. A large solid cube is assembled by gluing together identical unpainted small cubic blocks. If the integer m is divided by 6. the remainder is 5. 3x + 5y III. How many integers greater than 20 and less than 30 are each the product of exactly two different numbers. If x is divisible by 3 and y is divisible by 5.20092009-2010 2010 7. What is the greatest three–digit integer that has a factor of 10? DIVISIBILITY 10. If there is no waste. What is the remainder if 4m is divided by 6 ? (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 4 (E) 5 9. xy II. and III SAT Practice Book 9 22 12. which of the following must be divisible by 15? I. 5x + 3y (A) I only (B) III only (C) I and II only (D) I and III only (E) I. how many square yards of carpeting is needed to cover a rectangular floor that is 12 feet by 18 feet? (1 yard = 3 feet) (A) 8 (B) 16 (C) 24 (D) 30 (E) 216 11. both of which are prime? (A) Zero (B) One (C) Two (D) Three (E) Four 8. II.

The result when a number is divided by 2 is equal to the result when that same number is divided by 4. Each bookcase contains at least 125 books but not more than 160 books. What is the product of the smallest prime number that is greater than 50 and the greatest prime number that is less than 50? SAT Practice Book 10 33 . the remainder is 3. and if k < 90. For what positive number is the square root of the number the same as the number divided by 40? 15. What is the remainder when 24n is divided by 36 ? DIVISIBILITY 16. When the positive integer n is divided by 6. what is the greatest possible value of k ? (A) 83 (B) 84 (C) 87 (D) 88 (E) 89 17. What is that number? (A) -4 (B) -2 (C) 0 (D) 2 (E) 4 20. When the positive integer m is divided by 5. the remainder is 2. What is the remainder when 20m is divided by 25? 18.000 19.20092009-2010 2010 13. Which of the following is divisible by 3 and by 5 but is not divisible by 10 ? (A) 30 (B) 35 (C) 40 (D) 45 (E) 60 14. If k is a positive integer divisible by 7. There are 6 bookcases in a house. Which of the following could be the total number of books in all 6 bookcases? (A) 500 (B) 625 (C) 725 (D) 925 (E) 1.

a telephone service charges a base rate of $10. What is the sum of the first 28 terms of the sequence? (A) 12 (B) 13 (C) 14 (D) 15 (E) 16 2. Rita’s dog weighed 5 pounds when she bought it.80 (C) $13. What is the value of the fourth term in the sequence? (A) –4 (B) 2 (C) 5 (D) 13 (E) 19 1.60 SAT Practice Book 11 6.08 per call for the first 40 calls and $0. What is the third number in the sequence? (A) 16 (B) 21 (C) 94 (D) 96 (E) 106 3.60 (D) $14.9) n (D) w(n) = 5(1. . 1. .20 (B) $12. How much does the telephone service charge for a month in which 50 calls are made? (A) $12. w. In the increasing sequence above. The first term of a sequence is 3. and each term after the first is 2 more than the previous term. the first number is 4 and each number after the first is 1 more than 5 times the preceding number.00 and an additional $0. Which of the following functions gives the weight.04 for every call after that. In a sequence of numbers. in pounds.2009-2010 SEQUENCES y. Over the next several years. 2y + 7. 4. 0. Each month.1) n (E) w(n) = 5(n) 1.1n (B) w(n) = 5(0. Which of the following is an expression for the nth term of the sequence for any positive integer n? (A) 2n (B) 1+2n (C) 2+2n (D) 3+2n (E) 2+3n 11 .1 5. y + 6 . the dog’s weight increased by 10 percent per year.1) n (C) w(n) = 5(0. of the dog after n years of weight gain at this rate? (A) w(n) = 5 + 0. the first term is y and the difference between any two consecutive terms is 3. –1.40 (E) $17. 2 A sequence is formed by repeating the 4 numbers above in the same order indefinitely.

is –1 times the previous term. 18. SEQUENCES The first term in the sequence of numbers shown above is 3. In the sequence above. For example. . and so on. 5. The sum of 5 consecutive integers is 1. What is the total number of 0’s between the 98th and the 101st 1 in this decimal number? (A) 288 (B) 291 (C) 294 (D) 297 (E) 300 4. and the third term is (–1) × 5. What is the ratio of the 8th term in this sequence to the 5th term? (A) 6 to 1 (B) 8 to 5 (C) 8 to 1 (D) 64 to 1 (E) 256 to 1 11. What the value of the greatest of these integers? 12. 5. Each even– numbered term is 2 more than the previous term and each odd–numbered term. . 3.000. The first 1 is followed by one 0. .–5. What is the 12th term of the sequence? (A) 77 (B) 81 (C) 84 (D) 86 (E) 92 SAT Practice Book 12 22 .101001000100001 … The decimal number above consists of only 1 ‘ s and 0’s to the right of the decimal point. The nth term of a sequence is defined to be 4n + 3. 11. the second 1 is followed by two 0’ s. after the first. After the first term in a sequence of positive integers.. the first term is 4 and each term after the first is 7 more than the previous term. the third 1 is followed by three 0’ s. What is the 55th term of the sequence? (A) –5 (B) –3 (C) –1 (D) 3 (E) 5 8. the ratio of each term to the term immediately preceding it is 2 to 1. The 50th term is how much greater than the 45th term? (A) 5 (B) 16 (C) 20 (D) 23 (E) 24 10.20092009-2010 2010 7. the second term is 3 + 2. 9..

. each term in a 1 sequence is 3 greater than of the 3 preceding term. (B) (C) (D) (E) 3 t 3 3 t 9 3t t 3 3t 9 2t 3 8. The first term in the sequence above is 7. 17. Each term after the first is found by adding 9 to the term immediately preceding it. and each term after the first is determined by multiplying the preceding term by m and then adding p. 31. Which term in this sequence is equal to 8 + (26 – 1)9? (A) The 8th (B) The 9th (C) The 25th (D) The 26th (E) The 27th 15. What is the value of m? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 (E) 9 17. 3a. 15. 26. what is the ratio of the second term to the first term? (A) t 9 14. If the sum of the first 5 terms is 605. and each term after the first is 3 times the preceding term.20092009-2010 2010 13. Z W Y X The sequence above may be changed in either of two ways.. The first term in the sequence above is a. 35. After the first term. 7. what is the value of a? SEQUENCES 16. 44.. What is the least number of such changes needed to put the letters into alphabetical order from left to right? (A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 4 (D) 5 (E) 6 SAT Practice Book 13 33 . . The first 5 terms in a sequence are shown above. If t is the first term of the sequence and t ≠ 0.. 63. Either two adjacent letters may be interchanged or the entire sequence may be reversed. a. . ...

. “ If n represents the least of the three integers. each term after 1 the 1st term is of the term preceding 5 it. What is the sixth number in the sequence? (A) 122 (B) 123 (C) 124 (D) 125 (E) 126 22. Each number after the first is obtained by adding 1 to the preceding number and then doubling the result. 6. What is the greatest of 5 consecutive integers if the sum of these integers equals 185? SEQUENCES 21. The third term and each term thereafter is the average (arithmetic mean) of the two terms immediately preceding it. 14. the first term is 2. “The sum of three consecutive odd integers is 111. What is the value of the first term in the sequence that is not an integer? 19.… In the sequence above. 30. . 150. which of the following equations represents the statement above? (A) 3n = 111 (B) 3n + 2 = 111 (C) 3n + 4 = 111 (D) 3n + 6 = 111 (E) 3n + 9 = 111 SAT Practice Book 14 23. What is the 5th term of this sequence? 44 . 6. In the sequence above. How much larger is the 10th term of the sequence than the 9th term? 20. The nth term of a sequence is given by the formula n 2 2n. The first term of a sequence is 20 and the second term is 8. 2.20092009-2010 2010 18. 30..

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3. P = 1,3,5,6 Q = 2,4,6,7,9 Sets P and Q are shown above. If x is a member of set P and y is a member of set Q, which of the following CANNOT be equal to the product xy ? (A) 16 (B) 18 (C) 20 (D) 21 (E) 24

1. How many positive four-digit integers have 1 as their first digit and 2 or 5 as their last digit? (A) 144 (B) 180 (C) 200 (D) 300 (E) 720

2. In the figure above, circular region P represents shirts with pockets, circular region Q represents shirts with buttons, and circular region R represents shirts with collars. What is represented by the shaded region? (A)Shirts with pockets, buttons, and collars (B) Shirts with pockets and buttons, but without collars (C) Shirts with pockets and buttons (some possibly with collars) (D) Shirts with pockets and collars (some possibly with buttons) (E) Shirts with buttons and collars (some possibly with pockets) SAT Practice Book 15

4. How many positive integers less than 1,000 are multiples of 5 and are equal to 3 times an even integer?

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6. A set has property X if t 2 t is in the set whenever t is in the set. Which of the following sets has property X ? (A) 2, 1,0 (B) 1,0 (C) 1,0,1 (D) 0,1 (E) 1,2

5. The Lyndhurst High School twelfth graders are represented in the circle graph in Figure 1. Figure 2 is another way to illustrate the use of computers by these twelfth graders. If the same 200 twelfth graders are represented in both figures, what is the total number of twelfth graders represented by the shaded circle in Figure 2 ?

7. Which of the following is an element of both the set of positive odd integers and the set of prime numbers? (A) 2 (B) 5 (C) 9 (D) 12 (E) 21

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9. Some integers in set X are even. If the statement above is true, which of the following must also be true? (A) If an integer is even, it is in set X. (B) If an integer is odd, it is in set X. (C) All integers in set X are even. (D) All integers in set X are odd. (E) Not all integers in set X are odd.

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10. If n is a member of both set A and set B above, which of the following must be true? I. n is an integer. II. 4n is an integer. III. n = 4 (A) None (B) II only (C) I and II only (D) I and III only (E) I, II, and III

8. Students at Northern High School are represented in Figure 1 above. Figure 2 above is another way to show which pets these students have. If the same 500 students are represented in both figures, what is the total number of students represented by the shaded circle in Figure 2 ?

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20092009-2010 2010 11. If A is the set of prime numbers and B is the set of two-digit positive integers whose units digit is 5, how many numbers are common to both sets? (A) None (B) One (C) Two (D) Five (E) Nine

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14. Set X has x members and set Y has y members. Set Z consists of all members that are in either set X or set Y with the exception of the k common members (k > 0). Which of the following represents the number of members in set Z? (A) x + y + k (B) x + y – k (C) x + y + 2k (D) x + y – 2k (E) 2x + 2y – 2k

12. There are 25 trays on a table in the cafeteria. Each tray contains a cup only, a plate only, or both a cup and a plate. If 15 of the trays contain cups and 21 of the trays contain plates, how many contain both a cup and a plate?

15. If E is the set of even integers, P is the set of positive integers, and F is the set of integers less than 5, which of the following integers will be in all three sets? (A) 6 (B) 4 (C) 1 (D) 0 (E)–2

13. The least integer of a set of consecutive integers is –25. If the sum of these integers is 26, how many integers are in this set? (A) 25 (B) 26 (C) 50 (D) 51 (E) 52

16. If 0 x 8 and 1 y 3 , which of the following gives the set of all possible values of xy? (A) xy = 4 (B) 0 xy 24 (C) 1 xy 11 (D) 1 xy 24 (E) 8 xy 24

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which of the following CANNOT affect the value of the median? (A) Doubling each number (B) Increasing each number by 10 (C) Increasing the smallest number only (D) Decreasing the largest number only (E) Increasing the largest number only . 32. How many numbers in set X are also in set Y ? (A) Two (B) Three (C) Four (D) Seven (E) Nine 18. and ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) SAT Practice Book 19 55 . 20. If k is a positive integer. In a set of eleven different numbers. How many integers in the set of all integers from 1 to 100. let be defined as the set of all multiples of k. 33} Set Y = {32. 33. 36} Sets X and Y are shown above. are not the square of an integer? (A) 19 (B) 50 (C) 81 (D) 89 (E) 90 19. 35.20092009-2010 2010 17. SETS Set X = {30. inclusive. All of the numbers in which of the following sets are also in all three of the sets . 31. 34.

500 4. Dwayne has a newspaper route for which he collects k dollars each day. how many days will it take Dwayne to save $1.000? (A) k 1.500 k (E) 1. If 30 percent of 40 percent of a positive number is equal to 20 percent of w percent of the same number. what is the value of w? (A) 80 (B) 60 (C) 50 (D) 15 (E) 10 (B) k 1.000 k (D) 1.000 (C) 1. what is the value of ? 3 2y (A) (B) (C) (D) 1 3 2 (B) 3 (C) 1 3 (D) 2 9 (E) 4 (A) (E) 2. and he saves the rest of the money. Which of the following tables shows a relationship in which w is directly proportional to x? 2 3x . If x y 1. In terms of k.500k SAT Practice Book 20 11 . k From this amount he pays out 3 dollars per day for the cost of the papers. PROPORTION & PERCENTS 3.2009-2010 RATIO.

If a force of 15 pounds stretches a spring 8 centimeters beyond its natural length. The eggs in a certain basket are either white or brown. in terms of n. each of the following 3 could be the number of eggs in the basket EXCEPT (A) 10 (B) 12 (C) 15 (D) 30 (E) 60 8. The price of a telephone was first increased by 10 percent and then the new price was decreased by 25 percent. The force required to stretch a spring beyond its natural length is proportional to how far the spring is being stretched. what percent of those enrolled are men? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) n % n 75 n % 2n 75 n % 100(2n 75) 100n % n 75 100n % 2n 75 RATIO.20092009-2010 2010 5. If there are n men enrolled.5 SAT Practice Book 21 22 . what force.5% 6. PROPORTION & PERCENTS 7.5 (D) 35 (E) 37. is needed to stretch this spring 20 centimeters beyond its natural length? (A) 23 (B) 27 (C) 30. then. If the ratio of the number of white eggs to the number of 2 brown eggs is .5% (D) 85% (E) 87. The final price was what percent of the initial price? (A) 78% (B) 80% (C) 82. There are 75 more women than men enrolled in Linden College. in pounds.

20092009-2010 2010 1 of a cup of 5 orange juice. What fraction of the final mixture is orange juice? RATIO. If 20 percent of x equals 80 percent of y. and 1 person had no opinion. If a. If a + 2b is equal to 125 percent of 4b. a what is the value of ? b 13. 14 people were against it. and pineapple juices. What is one possible value of n? SAT Practice Book 22 33 . In a poll. A measuring cup contains 10. When the positive even integer n is increased by 50 percent of itself. 35 people were in favor of building a new library. which of the following expresses y in terms of x? (A) y = 16% of x (B) y = 25% of x (C) y = 60% of x (D) y = l00% of x (E) y = 400% of x 9. grapefruit. b. It is then filled to the 1 cup mark with a mixture that contains equal amounts of orange. c and f are four nonzero numbers. What fraction of those polled were in favor of building a new library? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 7 10 2 3 3 7 1 3 3 10 (C) (D) (E) a f f c c a a c af bc b c b a f b b f 1 1 14. PROPORTION & PERCENTS 12. then all of the following proportions are equivalent EXCEPT (A) (B) 11. the result is between 10 and 20.

2 to 1 is equal to which of the following ratios? (A) 1 to 2 (B) l2 to l (C) 5 to 6 (D) 6 to 5 (E) 6 to 50 15.20092009-2010 2010 2x and x ≠ 0. One circle has a radius of 1 and 2 another circle has a radius of 1. What is the ratio of the area of the larger circle to the area of the smaller circle? 18. what is the value a RATIO. PROPORTION & PERCENTS 17. The ratio 1. If x 4 of a? (A) 8 (B) 4 (C) 2 1 (D) 2 1 (E) 4 16. what is 15 percent of m? (A) 15 (B) 20 (C) 25 (D) 30 (E) 35 (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 2:1 3:1 3:2 4:1 5:2 SAT Practice Book 23 44 . If 30 percent of m is 40.

(D) y is tripled. 5x3 . according to 6.250 (D) 3. If both machines begin running at the same time.500 (C) 3. 2 .000 (E) 4. (C) y is doubled. L. PROPORTION & PERCENTS 10 a b . K. The Smith Metal Company’s old machine makes 300 bolts per hour. how many minutes will it take the two machines to make a total of 900 bolts? (A) 36 (B) 72 (C) 120 (D) 144 (E) 180 (A) cd 8 8d (D) c (B) (E) 8cd 5. (E) y is multiplied by 4. If the store sold 900 pairs of jeans other than brands J. The price of ground coffee beans is d dollars for 8 ounces and each ounce makes c cups of brewed coffee.500 SAT Practice Book (B) 2. The circle graph above represents all the jeans that were sold by a retail store in 2001. M.600 24 11 then n =? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 (E) 5 n 1 2n 1 .2009-2010 RATIO. what is the value of ab? 12 1. If 2. Its new machine makes 450 bolts per hour. If n is a positive integer and their brands. In terms of c and d. If y = 3. and N. what happens to the value z of y when both x and z are doubled? (A) y is not changed. (B) y is halved. what is the dollar cost of the ground coffee beans required to make 1 cup of brewed coffee? d 8c 8c (C) d 4. how many pairs of jeans did it sell altogether? (A) 1.

If y is directly proportional to x2 and 1 1 when x what is the positive y 2 8 9 value of x when y ? 2 (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 3 4 3 2 9 4 3 9 RATIO. If the five line segments in the figure above are all congruent. x x 2 39 . what is the ratio of the length of AC (not shown) to the length of BD ? (A) 2 to 1 (B) 3 to1 (C) 2 to 2 (D) 3 to 2 (E) 3 to 2 10.20092009-2010 2010 7.000 people were asked. How many people said that their age was less than 40? (A) 200 (B) 300 (C) 450 (D) 500 (E) 550 8. PROPORTION & PERCENTS 9. then x = ? 37 (A) 37 (B) 39 (C) 41 (D) 74 (E) 78 SAT Practice Book 25 22 . The chart above shows the results when 1. “How old are you?” The age they gave is represented by x.

3.900 solid-colored marbles that are either orange. What is the ratio of the radius r of a circle to the circumference of the circle? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 1: 2 1: 1: r :1 2 :1 In a survey. If 1 2 = . what percent are green? (A) 29% (B) 42% (C) 52% (D) 58% (E) 71% 12. If 29 percent of the marbles are orange and 29 percent of the marbles are blue. 30 percent are 5 minutes long. the total elephant population in the four regions of Africa decreased by approximately what percent? (A) 10% (B) 30% (C) 50% (D) 70% (E) 90% RATIO. and 20 percent are 2 minutes long. where n equals the number of vacation weeks indicated. or green. blue. PROPORTION & PERCENTS 14.20092009-2010 2010 11. A box contains 2. what is the value of n ? n 5 13. Fifty percent of the songs played on a certain radio station are 3 minutes long. 15. What is the average (arithmetic mean) number of minutes per song played on this radio station SAT Practice Book 26 33 .400 people responded to the following question: “How many weeks of vacation did you take last year?” Their responses to the question are summarized in the chart above. From 1979 to 1989. How many respondents took more than 2 weeks of vacation last year? 16.

If q and r are positive numbers. If r t 5 r = what is the value of ? r t 2 t 7 (A) 3 (B) .1 3 (C) 7 (D) 1 7 (E) 3 18. what percent of (q + 1) is r ? (A) 1 % 100 r (q 1) (B) q 1 % 100 r 100 (q 1) % r 100 r +1)% q (C) (D) ( (E) 100 r % q 1 SAT Practice Book 27 44 . PROPORTION & PERCENTS 17.20092009-2010 2010 RATIO.

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According to the graph above, if there are 6,000 registered voters aged 60 and over in Washington County, how many registered voters are under the age of 30 ? (A) 1,000 (B) 2,000 (C) 3,000 (D) 4,000 (E) 5,000

17. In a certain store, the regular price of a refrigerator is $600. How much money is saved by buying this refrigerator at 20 percent off the regular price rather than buying it on sale at 10 percent off the regular price with an additional discount of 10 percent off the sale price? (A) $6 (B) $12 (C) $24 (D) $54 (E) $60

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If x and y are positive consecutive odd integers. what is the value of 4t 3 ? 4. 3x 2 (3x) 2 For what value of x is the statement above FALSE? (A) –3 (B) 0 1 (C) 3 (D) 1 (E) For no value of x 3. If z > y 3 what is the value of x + z? (A) 5 (B) 7 (C) 11 (D) 13 (E) 15 2. SQUARES & SQUARE ROOTS 1. y. which of the following is y2 – x2? (A) 2x (B) 4x (C) 2x + 2 (D) 2x + 4 (E) 4x + 4 SAT Practice Book 11 . what is the value of x? (A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 4 (D) 5 (E) 6 5. Positive integers x.2009-2010 EXPONENTS. and z satisfy the 1 1 equations x 2 and y z 16 . where y > x. If t 3 351 . If 18 18 r t . where r and t are positive integers and r > t. then x =? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 4 (D) 8 (E) 12 6. which of the following could be the value of rt? (A) 18 (B) 36 (C) 108 (D) 162 (B) 324 32 7. If 24x = 16. 22x = 8x–1.

If m and k are positive and 10m 2 k 1 100m . If a and b are positive integers and 1 2 1 3 6 a b 432 . what is the value of ab? (A) 6 (B) 12 (C) 18 (D) 24 (E) 36 9. If x 3 y 9 what is x in terms of y? (A) y (B) y2 (C) y3 (D) y6 (E) y12 SAT Practice Book 33 22 . what is m 1 in terms of k? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) k 10 k 90 k 10 1 10k 1 90k EXPONENTS. what is the value of 2 (A) 5 (B) 8 (C) 10 (D) 12 (E) 20 x 2 y ? y 10. If 8 + k = 15.20092009-2010 2010 8. and c are different positive integers and 2 a 2 b 2 c 64 . then k = ? (A) 7 (B) 49 (C) 529 (D) 7 (E) 23 12. If xy = 10. b. If a. SQUARES & SQUARE ROOTS 11. then 2 a 2b 2c ? (A) 14 (B) 17 (C) 21 (D) 28 (E) 34 13.

in terms of n and k? 18. the equation above is equivalent to which of the following? (A) x = x2 (B) x = x2 + 18 (C) x = x2 – 6x (D) x = x2 – 6x + 9 (E) x = x2 – 6x + 18 15. what is (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 7 10 7 10 n 7 10 2 n 6 10 n 6 10 2 n 33 . what is the value For all values of x greater than 3. If m x m 7 m 28 and (m5 ) y the value of x + y? (A) 7 (B) 12 (C) 14 (D) 24 (E) 31 SAT Practice Book 34 m15 . If 2 x of x? 2x 2x 2x 27 . x 9 EXPONENTS. x.20092009-2010 2010 14. what is the 5k least value of k for which is an 3 integer? (A) 3 (B) 5 (C) 15 (D) 25 (E) 60 19. SQUARES & SQUARE ROOTS x 3 17. If k is a positive integer. If n is a positive integer. and y are positive numbers satisfying x what is (xy ) 1 (A) nk n (B) k k (C) n (D) nk (E) 1 4 3 2 3 k 2 and y 4 3 n2 . n. If k. then (6 10 n ) (1 10 n ) must equal 16.

If 16 = 2 k what is the value of k? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 (E) 8 SAT Practice Book 35 44 . If x and y are positive integers and 4 2 x 2 y . SQUARES & SQUARE ROOTS 21.20092009-2010 2010 20. what is x in terms of y? (A) y – 2 (B) y – 1 (C) y (D) y + 1 (E) y + 2 EXPONENTS.

If 2 y = 8 and y = of x ? (A) 6 (B) 5 (C) 4 (D) 3 (E) 2 x what is the value 2 2. what is terms of z ? (A) z (B) z + 1 (C) 5 z (D) 5 z +1 (E) 5 z 1 4. If x = 5 y and y = z + 1.2009-2010 EXPONENTS. If a and b are positive integers and 9(3 a ) = 3 b what is a in terms of b ? (A) b − 2 (B) b − 1 (C) b (D) b + 1 (E) b + 2 SAT Practice Book 36 11 . If k is a positive integer. SQUARES & SQUARE ROOTS x in 5 1. which of the following is equivalent to 3k + 3k ? 5. If 7 10 = 7 (A) 10 (B) 9 (C) 7 (D) 5 (E) 3 7 n what is the value of n? 6. which of the following could be a value of x? (A) −8 (B) −4 (C) 0 (D) 16 (E) 32 (A) 2 3 (B) 3 2 k (C) 6 k (D) 6 2 k (E) 9 2 k k 3. If x 2 − 64 = 0.

which of the following could be true? I. II.36 = 0. what is the value of y ? EXPONENTS. x = 8 II.20092009-2010 2010 7. If x and y are integers such that x 2 = 64 and y 3 = 64 . which of the following could be a value of x ? 2 12. which of the following could be the value of a ? (A) −2 1 (B) − 4 (C) 0 1 (D) 4 1 (E) 2 11. what does h equal in terms of x ? (A) -x 1 (B) x 1 (C) 2 x (D) x (E) x 2 9. y = -4 III. and III 8. x + y = -4 (A) I only (B) II only (C) I and III only (D) II and III only (E) I. If 7 n 7 3 7 12 . If a 2 = 4. and 3 y − 7 = 8. If x . If x 1 h = 1. what is the value of n? (A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 9 (D) 15 (E) 36 (A) -6 (B) -4 (C) 0 (D) 3 (E) 12 SAT Practice Book 37 22 . SQUARES & SQUARE ROOTS 10. If y is a positive integer.

If t is a number greater than 1. which of the following must be equal to x 11 ? EXPONENTS. If n and k are positive integers and 8 n n = 2 k . what is the value of ? k 1 4 1 (B) 3 1 (C) 2 (D) 3 (E) 4 16. If (x – 2) 2 = 49. SQUARES & SQUARE ROOTS 15. If x is a positive integer satisfying x 7 = k and x 9 = m.7 m (D) 2k 3 (E) k + 4 (A) 2 14. then t 2 is how much greater than t ? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) t (D) t (t − 1) (E) (t − 1)(t + 1) m k (B) m 2 . then x could be (A) -9 (B) -7 (C) 2 (D) 5 (E) 9 (A) SAT Practice Book 38 33 .k (C) m 2 .20092009-2010 2010 13.

There are 8 sections of seats in an auditorium. Which of the following could be the number of seats in this auditorium? (A) 800 (B) 1. If its total score was 36. one–third in the third quarter. how many miles did Esther drive to work in the morning? SAT Practice Book 39 11 . At a bottling company. how many points did the blue team score in the fourth quarter? (A) 6 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 12 (E) 25 5. and the remaining points in the fourth quarter.2009-2010 WORD PROBLEMS 4. machine A fills a bottle with spring water and machine B accepts the bottle only if the number of fluid ounces is between 7 1 11 and 12 .300 (E) 1.100 (D) 1. During a game. If machine B accepts a 8 8 bottle containing n fluid ounces. Each section contains at least 150 seats but not more than 200 seats. the blue team scored one–sixth of its points in the first quarter.000 (C) 1. which of the following describes all possible values of n? (A) n 12 (B) n 12 (C) n 12 1 8 1 8 1 8 1 8 1 8 1. If 4 less than 3 times a certain number is 2 more than the number. one–fourth in the second quarter. If Esther spent a total of one hour commuting to and from work. Esther drove to work in the morning at an average speed of 45 miles per hour. She returned home in the evening along the same route and averaged 30 miles per hour. what is the number? (A) –1 (B) –3 (C) 1 (D) 2 (E) 3 (D) n 12 (E) n 12 3.700 2.

how many students are in the class? (A) 22 (B) 23 (C) 24 (D) 25 (E) 34 40 22 (A) 8:15 A. (E) 9:15 A. Carlos delivered n packages on Monday. 4 boys get off the bus and nobody gets on. What is the average (arithmetic mean) number of packages he delivered per day over the three days? (A) 2n – 3 (B) 2n – 1 (C) 2n + 1 (D) 2n + 3 (E) 6n + 1 SAT Practice Book . (B) 8:30 A. at what time should session I begin? (A) 288 (B) 291 (C) 294 (D) 297 (E) 300 9. Ending Time 5.M.M. If session IV is to end at 4:30 P. (C) 8:45 AM. the third 1 is followed by three 0’ s. If everyone in the class is of the different height. the second 1 is followed by two 0’ s.M. each session is to be 1 hours long. 7. 4 times as many packages on Tuesday as on Monday.M. There is the same number of boys and girls on a school bus when it departs from school. and lunch is to be 1 hour long.M. Event WORD PROBLEMS Schedule 8. 1 2 hedule above. and 3 more packages on Wednesday than on Monday.20092009-2010 2010 6. After the first stop. there are twice as many girls as boys on the bus.M.. and so on. At the first stop. Stacy noted that she is both the12th tallest and the 12th shortest students in her class. (D) 9:00 A. How many girls are on the bus? (A) 4 (B) 6 (C) 8 (D) 12 (E) 16 10. The first 1 is followed by one 0. each break is to be 1 hour 4 long.101001000100001 … The decimal number above consists of only 1 ‘ s and 0’s to the right of the decimal point. What is the total number of 0’s between the 98th and the 101st 1 in this decimal number? I Session I n Break t Session II h Lunch e Session III Break s Session IV c Beginning Time ? 4:30 P.

One package contained 12 rolls. Yun bought all 5 packages. Each of the n buses that were used to transport the passengers could seat a maximum of x passengers. and each of the others contained 8 rolls. there were 5 packages of hot dog rolls left on the shelf. how many packages must the family buy for the trip? SAT Practice Book 41 33 . Yun arrived at the grocery store. and pineapple juices. If one bus had 3 empty seats and the remaining buses were filled. Each person will need to bring 1 bottle of water for each day of the trip. A family of 5 is planning a 4–day camping trip. How old was a person exactly 1 year ago if exactly x years ago the person was y years old? (A) y – 1 (B) y – x – 1 (C) x – y –1 (D) y + x + 1 (E) y + x – 1 13. If the fraction is equal to 3 . which of the following expresses the relationship among n. It is then filled to the 1 cup mark with a mixture that contains equal amounts of orange. What fraction of the final mixture is orange juice? 14. If Ms. how many hot dog rolls did she purchase at the store? (A) 32 (B) 36 (C) 44 (D) 48 (E) 52 16. If the water is sold only in 3– bottle packages. what is the 4 denominator of this fraction? (A) 8 (B) 12 (C) 16 (D) 20 (E) 24 15. grapefruit. and k? (A) nx – 3 = k (B) nx + 3 = k (C) n + x + 3 = k (D) nk = x + 3 (E) nk = x – 3 WORD PROBLEMS 1 of a cup of 5 orange juice. x. When Ms. The numerator of a certain fraction is 5 less than the denominator.20092009-2010 2010 11. A total of k passengers went on a bus trip. A measuring cup contains 12.

what was the height. What is the number? 21.5. plus a weekly allowance of $10.M. When twice a number is decreased by 3. If t.M.M. If a second plane left San Francisco at noon PST and took exactly the same amount of time for the trip. Marta. and Susan. EST (C) 7:00 P. Todd is older than Marta but younger than Susan. h(t) = c – (d – 4t)2 At time t = 0. m. which of the following expressions represents the total dollar amount Bobby receives for a week in which he has done n chores? (A) 10 + n (B) (10 + 2)n (C) 10n + 2 (D) 10 + 2n (E) (10 + n)2 19. in feet. EST (E) 4:00 P. which of the following is true? (A) m < t < s (B) s < m < t (C) s < t < m (D) t < m < s (E) t < s < m 22.20092009-2010 2010 17. If Bobby receives no other money. Until the ball hit the ground.M. in feet. of the ball at time t = 1? 18. it is 9:00 AM.EST (B) 9:00 P. Bobby receives $2 for each chore he does during the week. and s represent the ages. EST (D) 6:00 P. respectively. in years. how many light bulbs were ordered altogether? SAT Practice Book 42 44 . its height. a ball was thrown upward from an initial height of 6 feet. A school ordered $600 worth of light bulbs. If the ball reached its maximum height of 106 feet at time t = 2. EST WORD PROBLEMS 20. of Todd.M. after t seconds was given by the function h above. Some of the light bulbs cost $1 each and the others cost $2 each.M. in which c and d are positive constants. A plane took off from New York City at noon EST and arrived in San Francisco at 4:00 P. PST on the same day. the result is 253. Pacific standard time (PST) in San Francisco. what was the plane’s arrival time (EST) in New York City? (A) 10:00 P. If twice as many $1 bulbs as $2 bulbs were ordered. When it is noon eastern standard time (EST) in New York City.

52 (A) I only (B) II only (C) I and II only (D) I and III only (E) I. One number is odd. One number is the day of the month of Kyle’s birthday. Phillip used four pieces of masking tape.20092009-2010 2010 23. 13 II. to put up each of his posters. If the integer selected is odd. which of the following could have been the integer selected? I. which of the following represents the number feet of masking tape that was left on the roll after he put up n posters? (12 inches = 1 foot) (A) 300 – 6n (B) 300 – 2n (C) 300 – n 1 (D) 300 – n 2 1 (E) 300 – n 4 SAT Practice Book 43 55 . 26 III. Kyle’s lock combination consists of 3 two–digit numbers. If each number satisfies exactly one of the conditions. One number is a multiple of 5. which of the following could be the combination to the lock? (A) 14 – 20 – 13 (B) 14 – 25 – 13 (C) 15 – 18 – 16 (D) 20 – 15 – 20 (E) 34 – 30 – 21 24. Phillip had a 300–foot roll of masking tape when he started. the integer itself is printed. twice that integer is printed. How many seconds are there in m minutes and s seconds? (A) 60m + s (B) m + 60s (C) 60(m + s) m s (D) 60 m s (E) 60 26. II and III WORD PROBLEMS 25. If no tape was wasted. each 6 inches long. A computer program randomly selects a positive two–digit integer. If the integer printed is 26. If the integer selected is even. The combination satisfies the three conditions below.

A certain scale only registers weights that are greater than 6 pounds. and a bunny weighed them in pairs and got the following results. Each q. the round trip is 35 kilometers. How many kilometers is the direct route? (A) 5 (B) 12 1 2 1 2 1. The kitten and the bunny weighed 7 pounds. The kitten and the puppy weighed 8 pounds. x. When she goes by the scenic route and returns by the direct route. and all other letters are worth 1 point each. and z in a word is worth 5 points. what is the final result? 2. a kitten. The bunny and the puppy weighed 9 pounds. A person who wanted to know the weights of a puppy. For a certain hot–water heater. What is the sum of the points assigned to the word “exquisite”? (A) 21 (B) 17 (C) 16 (D) 13 (E) 9 (C) 15 (D) 20 (E) 22 3. in miles per hour? (A) 5 (B) 10 (C) 20 (D) 30 (E) 40 11 . This result is decreased by 5. the increase in heating expenses is directly proportional to the increase in water– temperature setting. What is the weight of the puppy? (A) 2 pounds (B) 3 pounds (C) 4 pounds (D) 5 pounds (E) 6 pounds SAT Practice Book 44 5. The scenic route from Mia’s home to her office is 5 kilometers longer than the direct route. If Peg traveled 10 miles in 2 hours and Linda traveled twice as far in half the time. A number n is increased by 5 and the result is multiplied by 5. In a certain game. points are assigned to every word. Finally. If heating expenses increase by $24 when the water– temperature setting is increased by 20 degrees Fahrenheit. by how much will heating expenses increase when the water–temperature setting is increased by 15 degrees Fahrenheit? (A) $16 (B) $18 (C) $19 (D) $20 (E) $21 6. what was Linda’ s average speed. In terms of n. that result is divided by 5.2009-2010 WORD PROBLEMS 4.

50. family are under six feet tall. walks toward Corinne. how much will 5 of these pencils cost at the new rate? (A) $7.20092009-2010 2010 7. If there 3 were half as many green balloons in the box as red ones and 18 balloons were blue. They each take 10 steps in opposite directions away from each other and stop. how many miles had car B traveled when it had used the same amount of gasoline that car A used to travel 60 miles? SAT Practice Book 45 22 . (C) All men who are not members of the Williams.00 10. If the product of 0. and reaches her in 17 steps.3 and a number is equal to 1. The total cost of 3 equally priced mechanical pencils is $4. (D) Every member of the Williams family over six feet tall is a man. which of the following statements must be true? (A) No man under six feet tall is a member of the Williams family.00 (C) $9. Alice then turns around. (B) All men over six feet tall are members of the Williams family. 8.50 (E) $10. (E) There is one man in the Williams family under six feet tall. or blue. If 3 more than n is a negative number and if 5 more than n is a positive number.50 (B) $8. which of the following could be the value of n? (A) –5 (B) –4 (C) –3 (D) 0 (E) 4 13. A company sells boxes of balloons in which the balloons are red.) 12. Alice and Corinne stand back-to-back. If the cost per pencil is increased by $0. The length of one of Alice’s steps is how many times the length of one of Corinne’s steps? (All of Alice’s steps are the same length and all of Corinne’s steps are the same length. what is the number? WORD PROBLEMS 11. how many balloons were in the box? 9. Car A traveled 60 miles and averaged 20 miles per gallon of gasoline.00 (D) $9. If all men in the Williams family are over six feet tall. Luann purchased a box of balloons 1 in which of them were red.50. green. If car B traveled 15 miles for each gallon of gasoline it used.

that each of the remaining coworkers must contribute to pay for the lunch? (A) (B) (C) y m y m py p 17. 1 of the junior class had 3 arrived at a school dance. By 8:00 P.M. in dollars. (C) Some members of the chess club are not tenth graders. Smith averages 60 miles per hour for the first t hours. To celebrate a colleague’s graduation. raising 1 attendance to of the junior class.000 − t 60 (D) 500 − t 500 (E) 60t 15. At Maple Creek High School.. how many miles remain to be traveled? (A) 60t − 500 (B) 500 − 60t (C) 30. some members of the chess club are on the swim team and no members of the swim team are tenth graders. How 2 many people are in the junior class? (A) 30 (B) 90 (C) 120 (D) 180 (E) 240 m p y (m p) (D) m py (E) m( m p ) SAT Practice Book 46 33 . In terms of t. While driving on a 500-mile trip. 30 more juniors had arrived. Which of the following must also be true? (A) No members of the chess club are tenth graders. the m coworkers in an office agreed to contribute equally to a catered lunch that costs a total of y dollars.20092009-2010 2010 14. (E) More tenth graders are in the chess club than are on the swim team.M. (D) More tenth graders are on the swim team than are in the chess club. WORD PROBLEMS 16. which of the following represents the additional amount. (B) Some members of the chess club are tenth graders. where t < 8. Mr.. By 7:00 P. If p of the coworkers fail to contribute.

of k compact discs at $15 each and p compact disc cases at $25 each? (Disregard sales tax. What is the least number of words that must be deleted from the text of a 75-word classified ad to reduce the cost to $5. your answer is $1. in dollars. If x and y are two different integers and the product 35xy is the square of an integer.) (A) 15k + 25p (B) 25k + 15p (C) 40(k + p) (D) 0. for example. If. If a group of 4 adults and 3 children spent $119 on admission. Which of the following represents the total cost. Classified ads cost $2. what is the total cost.00 4 1 and the total cost to ride 1 miles is 2 $5.37) WORD PROBLEMS 21. 3 If the total cost to ride mile is $4. and 1 (2) an additional charge for each of a 4 mile that is traveled. in dollars. of a 3-mile ride? (Disregard the $ sign when gridding your answer.37. An amusement park charges $7 more for an adult’s admission than for a child’s admission.00 or less? (A) 5 (B) 15 (C) 20 (D) 30 (E) 60 22. what is the price of admission for one child? (A) $11 (B) $13 (C) $16 (D) $17 (E) $18 20.40(k + p) (E) (15 + k)(25 + p) SAT Practice Book 47 44 .50 per 30 words at CityNewspaper.50. The total cost of a taxicab ride is the sum of (1) a basic fixed charge for using the taxicab. which of the following could be equal to xy? (A) 5 (B) 70 (C) 105 (D) 140 (E) 350 19. grid 1.20092009-2010 2010 18.

In which apartment could Alice live? (A) 1 only (B) 2 only (C) 3 only (D) 2 or 3 (E) 1 or 4 24.200 students.00 SAT Practice Book 48 55 . what is the total amount in activity fees collected from the students? (A) $32.20092009-2010 2010 WORD PROBLEMS 23.00 (C) $3.00 (E) $328. In this building.800.80 (B) $328.00 per student and has a student body of 8.000. and Paul lives next to Alice and Dara. Alice lives next to Sam.00 (D) $32. each apartment is occupied by only one person.280. If every student pays the fee. A community college charges an activity fee of $4. The figure above shows four apartments in a building.

what is the cost of the ticket for one adult? (A) $11 (B) $12 (C) $14 (D) $16 (E) $17 3.04 for every call after that. The bus fare from city A to city B is $5 more for adults than for children.2009-2010 WORD PROBLEMS 4. a telephone service charges a base rate of $10. If the cost per notebook is reduced by $1.08 per call for the first 40 calls and $0. in dollars.60 (A) 2.00 and an additional $0.50 (E) $9. If a group of 5 adults and 6 children pay a total of $124 to travel by bus from city A to city B. The total cost of 5 equally priced notebooks is $12.60 (D) $14. of x rolls of wrapping paper that cost $6 each and y greeting cards that cost $2 each? (A) 2x + 6y (B) 6x + 2y (C) 8(x + y) (D) 0. Which of the following represents the total cost.50 (D) $7. How much does the telephone service charge for a month in which 50 calls are made? (A) $12. the result is the same as when 5 is added to k.50.40 (E) $17.20 (B) $12.50 6. When the number k is multiplied by 5. What is the value of 4k? 4 5 (B) 1 5 (C) 4 (D) 4 (E) 5 1.00 (C) $6.80 (C) $13. Each month. How many 1 -pound sticks of butter 4 together weigh as much as 25 pounds of butter? 5. how much will 3 of these notebooks cost at the new rate? (A) $4.8(x + y) (E) (2 + x) (6 + y) SAT Practice Book 49 11 .50 (B) $5.

There are 6 bookcases in a house. Some of these coins are quarters. Each bookcase contains at least 125 books but not more than 160 books. If each student takes 4 books.000 10. Which of the following could be the total number of books in all 6 bookcases? (A) 500 (B) 625 (C) 725 (D) 925 (E) 1. The city library donated some children’s books to Mr. What is the number? SAT Practice Book 50 22 .5 (C) 100 (D) 62. there will be 20 books left.5 (E) 50 11. (C) Some of the coins in Jamal’s pocket are dated 2000 or later. there will be no books left. (B) Some of the coins in Jamal’s pocket are dated earlier than 2000. Jamal has some coins in his pocket. Bernardo drives to work at an average speed of 50 miles per hour and returns along the same route at an average speed of 25 miles per hour. and none of the quarters in his pocket are dated earlier than 2000. the result is 60. (E) Most of the coins in Jamal’s pocket are not quarters. what is the total number of miles in the round-trip? (A) 225 (B) 112. 8. If 3 students do not take a book and the rest of the students take 5 books each. When a certain number is multiplied by 1 and the product is then multiplied by 4 32. How many books were donated to the class? (A) 120 (B) 140 (C) 160 (D) 175 (E) 185 7. (D) Most of the coins in Jamal’s pocket are either quarters or dated earlier than 2000. If his total travel time is 3 hours.20092009-2010 2010 WORD PROBLEMS 9. Clark’s first-grade class. Which of the following must be true? (A) None of the coins in Jamal’s pocket are dated earlier than 2000.

grew twice as many centimeters as Morgan’s plant did during the same year. what will be its maximum height. Linda’s plant. 5 days later. the number of squirrels in a certain wooded area has tripled during every 3-year period of time. which was 59 centimeters at the beginning of the year. If there were 5. On each subsequent morning.20092009-2010 2010 12. How tall. Ben made 3 times as many as Ali. If the object is thrown 64 upward from a height of 6 feet with an initial velocity of 32 feet per second. On Saturday morning. On Monday morning Mr. Morgan’s plant grew from 42 centimeters to 57 centimeters in a year. Ali. If Marisa drove n miles in t hours. which of the following represents her average speed.) 16. Since the beginning of 1990. he had one fourth the amount of the previous morning. How many dollars did Mr. and Carla made twice as many as Ben. in feet? WORD PROBLEMS 15. An object thrown upward from a height of h feet with an initial velocity of v feet per second will reach a maximum height v2 of h+ feet. Smith originally start with on Monday morning? (Disregard the $ sign when gridding your answer. in miles per hour? n t t (B) n 1 (C) nt (D) nt (E) n2t (A) 13. and Carla made a total of 20 sandwiches.400 squirrels in the wooded area at the beginning of 1999. Smith had a certain amount of money that he planned to spend during the week. he had $1. Ben. was Linda’s plant at the end of the year? 14. How many sandwiches did Ali make? (A) Two (B) Four (C) Five (D) Six (E) Ten 17. in centimeters. how many squirrels were in the wooded area at the beginning of 1990? SAT Practice Book 51 33 .

then he is not Kay’s brother. What is that number? (A) -4 (B) -2 (C) 0 (D) 2 (E) 4 WORD PROBLEMS 19. then he is not Kay’s brother. If the statement above is true. then he is Kay’s brother. Altogether. then he cannot swim. The result when a number is divided by 2 is equal to the result when that same number is divided by 4.20092009-2010 2010 18. All of Kay’s brothers can swim. (E) If Mark is not Kay’s brother. then he cannot swim. (D) If Pete is Kay’s brother. She bought 4 subscriptions that have 12 issues per year. When her son’s class held its magazine drive. (B) If Dave can swim. how many magazines will her office receive from these subscriptions? SAT Practice Book 52 44 . Dr. 2 subscriptions that have 4 issues per year. (C) If Walt can swim. Nelson bought 7 one-year magazine subscriptions for the waiting room in her office. which of the following must also be true? (A) If Fred cannot swim. 20. and 1 subscription that has 52 issues per year.

2009-2010 FACTORING 4. then 2 a 2b 2c ? (A) 14 (B) 17 (C) 21 (D) 28 (E) 34 1 1 3. what is the value of x? (A) 10 (B) 9 (C) 8 (D) 7 (E) 6 1. what is the value of (x + y)2? (A) 73 (B) 97 (C) 100 (D) 121 (E) 144 5. and 2 SAT Practice Book 53 11 . what is x + 1. which of the following must be true? (A) b = 0 (B) a + b = 1 (C) a – b = 1 (D) a2 + b2 = 1 (E) a2 – b2 = 1 6. b. If (2x – 2)(2 – x) = 0. 1. If a. If (a b) 2 (a b) 2 . If x2 – y2 = 77 and x + y = 11. what are all the possible values of x? (A) 0 only (B) 1 only (C) 2 only (D) 1 and 2 only (E) 0. If x2+y2 = 73 and xy = 24. in terms of s and a? s (A) 2a s a (B) 2 s a (C) 2 s (D) a 2 s (E) a 2 2. and c are different positive integers and 2 a 2 b 2 c 64 . If a + 2(x + 1) = s.

what is the value of a? (A) 3 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 (E) 7 FACTORING 10. If x2 – y2 = 10 and x + y = 5. If xy = 7 and x – y = 5. If a and b are positive integers and a2 – b2 = 7. and d are constants. then x2y – xy2 =? (A) 2 (B) 12 (C) 24 (D) 35 (E) 70 12. 3(x-7)(x-2)=k In the equation above.20092009-2010 2010 7. what is the value of x – y? 11. where a.b. If the roots of the equation are 7 and 2. what is the value of y? (A) 5 (B) 8 (C) 10 (D) 15 (E) It cannot be determined from the information given. k is a constant. if 1 2 1 1 x3 x x ax 3 bx 2 cx d 10 30 90 for all values of x. what is the value of a+b+c+d ? 9. If 2x + z = 2y and 2x + 2y + z = 20. what is the value of k? (A) 0 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 7 (E) 14 SAT Practice Book 54 22 . 8.c.

If (x+5) y= x 2 −x+13. which of the following is a possible value of x 2 x? (A) -30 (B) 10 (C) 20 (D) 30 (E) 870 SAT Practice Book 55 33 . If x 2 − 64 = 0. what is the value of y When x = 2? 14. what is the smallest possible value of x 2 y 2 ? (A) 0 (B) 9 (C) 18 (D) 81 (E) 162 18. which of the following could be a value of x? (A) −8 (B) −4 (C) 0 (D) 16 (E) 32 FACTORING 16. If n is a positive odd integer. If x and y are numbers such that (x+9)(y−9)=0. what is the value of (w+3)(w+4)=? (A) 30 (B) 12 (C) 7 (D) −1 (E) It cannot be determined from the information given. If x 2 +x=30. 15. then (n+1)(n+2) could equal which of the following? (A) 10 (B) 15 (C) 20 (D) 25 (E) 30 17.20092009-2010 2010 13. If (w−2) 2 =0.

The median of a set of 9 consecutive integers is 42. 1. MEDIAN & MODE 4. If the average (arithmetic mean) of x and y is k. 4 times as many packages on Tuesday as on Monday. and z? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 2k z 3 2k z 2 k z 3 k z 2 2(k z ) 3 5. What is the average (arithmetic mean) number of packages he delivered per day over the three days? (A) 2n – 3 (B) 2n – 1 (C) 2n + 1 (D) 2n + 3 (E) 6n + 1 What was the average (arithmetic mean) of the scores of the 5 students on test II? (A) 60 (B) 65 (C) 68 (D) 70 (E) 72 2. What is the greatest of these 9 integers? SAT Practice Book 56 11 . which of the following is the average of x. If the areas of two regions are equal and the sum of the areas of the regions is 5. y. Carlos delivered n packages on Monday. what is the average (arithmetic mean) of the areas of the two regions? (A) 0 5 (B) 2 5 (C) 4 (D) 5 (E) 10 3.2009-2010 MEAN. and 3 more packages on Wednesday than on Monday.

What is the value of the first term in the sequence that is not an integer? 10. How many siblings did the new student have? (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3 (E) 4 9. What does k represent? (A) The sum of the prices (B) Half of the sum of the prices (C) The average of the prices (D) The number of prices (E) Half of the number of prices MEAN. and the average (arithmetic mean) number of siblings per student became equal to the median number of siblings per student. a new student joined the class. the result is k. Number of Siblings per Student in a Preschool Class Number Number of Siblings of Students 0 3 I 6 2 2 3 1 The table above shows how many students in a class of 12 preschoolers had 0. what is the value of x? (A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 6 (D) 12 (E) 24 SAT Practice Book 57 22 . 2. If the average (arithmetic mean) of x and 3x is 12.20092009-2010 2010 6. or 3 siblings. what is the greatest possible integer that could be on one of the cards? 7. When the sum of a list of prices is divided by the average (arithmetic mean) of the prices. The third term and each term thereafter is the average (arithmetic mean) of the two terms immediately preceding it. 1. Later. The first term of a sequence is 20 and the second term is 8. If the average (arithmetic mean) of these integers is 15. MEDIAN & MODE 8. Each of 5 people had a blank card on which they wrote a positive integer.

6. 7. 11 (E) 5. 11. and 20 percent are 2 minutes long. The average (arithmetic mean) of a. 8. a. 11 (B) 3. For which of the following lists of 7 numbers is the average (arithmetic mean) less than the median? (A) 1. 6. 5. which of the following must be equal to b ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) a c 2 a c 3 c-a 2 c-a 3 ac MEAN. If the average (arithmetic mean) of 5 and r is 7 and the average of 3 and s is 3. 7. If 0 < a < b < c. 8. 9. and c. What is the average (arithmetic mean) number of minutes per song played on this radio station? 15. 11 (D) 5. what is the average of r and s ? (A) 3 (B) 5 (C) 6 (D) 9 (E) 12 SAT Practice Book 58 33 . 5. 8. 9. 30 percent are 5 minutes long. 11. 2a. 4. b If the average (arithmetic mean) of the 3 numbers above is 2a. 3.20092009-2010 2010 11. 20 13. 10. 10. Fifty percent of the songs played on a certain radio station are 3 minutes long. 10. 11. b. 2. 8. what is b in terms of a ? (A) a 3 (B) a 2 (C) 2a 5 (D) a 2 (E) 3a 12. and c is equal to the median of a. 12. b. MEDIAN & MODE 14. 9. 8. 5. 13 (C) 5.

and the line of best fit for the data is shown.18 The table above shows the number of items 100 customers purchased from a hardware store over a 4 -hour period.20092009-2010 2010 17.06 (B) $0. the cost and volume of each are displayed in the scatterplot above. which is closest to the average (arithmetic mean) cost per ounce for the 12 bottles? (A) $0.15 (E) $0. The median number of items purchased per customer III. II. MEAN.12 (D) $0. For 12 bottles of shampoo of various brands. MEDIAN & MODE 16. The mode of the number of items purchased per customer (A) None (B) I and II only (C) I and III only (D) II and III only (E) I. Which of the following can be determined from the information in the table? I. Of the following.09 (C) $0. The average (arithmetic mean) number of items purchased per customer II. and III SAT Practice Book 59 44 .

MEDIAN & MODE 19. what is the average of x and y ? (A) 1 t (B) 2 (C) t (D) t (E) 2t 1 2 22.5 (D) 30 (E) 60 SAT Practice Book 60 55 . w. If the average (arithmetic mean) of t and t 2 is x and if the average of t and t 2 is y. and y ? (A) 7. What is the average of t.20092009-2010 2010 18. What is the greatest integer in the list? 21. and x is 19. x. The median of a list of 99 consecutive integers is 60.5 (B) 15 (C) 22. 19. and the average of w and x is 15. The average (arithmetic mean) of 6. MEAN. What is the value of x ? (A) 19 (B) 25 (C) 31 (D) 32 (E) 57 The bar graph above shows the number of tons of beans produced on a large farm for the years 1985 through 1991. For which of the following two-year periods was the average (arithmetic mean) bean production closest to the bean production in 1985? (A) 1986-1987 (B) 1987-1988 (C) 1988-1989 (D) 1989-1990 (E) 1990-1991 20. The average (arithmetic mean) of t and y is 15.

15. 21. which of the following could be a value for x? (A) 5 (B) 7 (C) 9 (D) 10 (E) 11 SAT Practice Book 61 66 . MEDIAN & MODE 24. and 3x – 8 are all integers and x + 1 is the median of these integers. x + 1.20092009-2010 2010 23. which of the following could be the value of x ? (A) 5 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 14 (E) 16 MEAN. 4. x If x is the median of the 7 numbers listed above. 10. 3. 18. If 2x – 5.

If x y 2 3x . If x y 2 3x . If 5t = 45 and tk = 1. what is the value of x? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 (E) 8 1 3 2 (B) 3 (C) 1 3 (D) 2 9 (E) 4 (A) 3. what does x 3 equal? x 3 (A) SAT Practice Book 62 11 . If 3x + 9 = 5x + 1. If 2x + 3 = 9. what is the value of 4x – 3? (A) 5 (B) 9 (C) 15 (D) 18 (E) 21 1 3 2 (B) 3 (C) 1 3 (D) 2 9 (E) 4 (A) 2. what is the value of k? 1 45 1 (B) 9 1 (C) 5 (D) 5 (E) 9 6. If 2(x – 3) = 8. what is the value of ? 3 2y 1.2009-2010 EQUATIONS 4. what is the value of ? 3 2y 5.

what is the value of n when z =1 ? (A) 1 (B) 0 (C) 1 (D) 2 (E) 3 10.04 (E) 40. then x – 5 = ? (A) 5 (B) 10 (C) 15 (D) 20 (E) 30 12. then x (A) 20 (B) 10 (C) 5 (D) 10 (E) 20 63 22 (A) 37 (B) 39 (C) 41 (D) 74 (E) 78 SAT Practice Book . then x = 37 14. If 40. x x 2 39 .0002.04 (B) 0.1 1 (C) 2 (D) 1 (E) 1.404-10x = ? (A) . then 40. If 6.404+x=44.004 (C) 4 (D) 4. If 2x – 10 = 20. If x = k(k – 2).0002 x (A) 0.4 8. then x = ? (A) 10 (B) 11 (C) 100 (D) 101 (E) 1001 EQUATIONS 11.4.20092009-2010 2010 7. If n is 3 less than w and w is 1 more than z.000 0. If 3x x 2x x 20. If 0.0001 (B) 0.444. then x 9.565 = 65(x + 1). then x + 1 = ? (A) k2 – k (B) k2 – 3k (C) k2 – 2k + 1 (D) k2 + 2k + 1 (E) k2 – 1 13.

of k compact discs at $15 each and p compact disc cases at $25 each? (Disregard sales tax. Which of the following represents the total cost. If tx 5 t 1 x. If x 3 (A) z 4 (B) z 4 (C) z 3 (D) 7z (E) 12z 3y and y 4z. in dollars. what is x in terms of z ? 22.) (A) 15k 25p (B) 25k 15p (C) 40(k p) (D) 0.40(k p) (E) (15 k)(25 p) EQUATIONS 19. what is (A) z (B) z + 1 (C) 5 z (D) 5 z +1 (E) 5 z 1 x in terms of z ? 5 21. which of the following must be true? (A) x (B) x (C) t (D) t (E) t 4 5 4 5 5x 20. then x=? 17. if ( x 5) y x 2 x 13 what is the value of y when x=2? SAT Practice Book 64 33 .20092009-2010 2010 15. If x = 5 y and y=z+1. What is the value of x? 2 A) 2 B) 1 C) 0 D) -1 E) -2 18. if (5 2)m 3 4 6 What is the value of m? 16. if 1 x 1 1 . if 2 x 4 x 6 x A) -288 B) -2 1 C) 2 1 D) 2 E) 2 24.

What is that number? (A) -4 (B) -2 (C) 0 (D) 2 (E) 4 28. then 3 10 a 10b ? 23. If 10 + x is 5 more than 10. what is the probability that 5n+3≤14 ? A) 0 1 B) 10 1 C) 5 3 D) 10 2 E) 5 24. If a positive integer n is picked at random from the positive integers less than or equal to 10. what is the value of 2x? (A) -5 (B) 5 (C) 10 (D) 25 (E) 50 27.20092009-2010 2010 EQUATIONS x y a b 2 9x 9 y . then x could be? (A) -9 (B) -7 (C) 2 (D) 5 (E) 9 25. If (x -2) 2 =49. if A) B) C) D) E) 9 10 20 23 20 27 2 3 3 5 26. If (2m)k =6. The result when a number is divided by 2 is equal to the result when that same number is divided by 4. then mk =? (A) 3 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 (E) 12 SAT Practice Book 65 44 .

what is the value of k? 1 45 1 (B) 9 1 (C) 5 (D) 5 (E) 9 when x when y 3 4 3 (B) 2 9 (C) 4 (D) 3 (E) 9 1 what is the positive value of x 2 9 ? 2 1 8 (A) (A) SAT Practice Book 66 11 . and rv following is equal to k? (A) 1 1 (B) x (C) x – 1 (D) x (E) x + 1 0. v = kr. Which of the following tables shows a relationship in which w is directly proportional to x? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 4.2009-2010 VARIATIONS 3. If 5t = 45 and tk = 1. If xr = v. If y is directly proportional to x2 and y 2. which of the 1.

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1. If rstv = 1 and stuv = 0, which of the following must be true? (A) r < 1 (B) s < 1 1 (C) t > 2 (D) u = 0 (E) v = 0

2. If 2x < y < 0, which of the following is greatest? (A) –2x (B) –(2x + y) (C) 2x (D) 0 (E) –y 5. At a bottling company, machine A fills a bottle with spring water and machine B accepts the bottle only if the number of fluid ounces is between 7 1 11 and 12 If machine B accepts a 8 8 bottle containing n fluid ounces, which of the following describes all possible values of n ? (A) n 12 3. If 3b + 1 < 10, which of the following CANNOT be the value of b? (A) –1 (B) 0 (C) 1 (D) 2 (E) 3 (B) n 12 (C) n 12 (D) n 12 (E) n 12

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If k(2x + 3)(x – 1) = 0 and x > 1. m 3 k 7 5 15 20. which of the following corresponds to u w ? (A) t (B) v (C) x (D) y (E) z 17. If x = –1 and k > 0. INEQUALITIES & ABSOLUTE VALUE 19.20092009-2010 2010 16. what is the value of k? (A) (B) 0 2 (C) 3 (D) 1 (E) 2 3 2 SAT Practice Book 71 44 . which of the following is true? (A) x < v < u < w (B) x < u < v < w (C) x < v < w < u (D) w < u < v < x (E) u < v < w < x On the number line above. What is the value of m – k? (A) –24 (B) –14 (C) 8 (D) 16 (E) 20 18. m < 0 and k < 0. which of the following has the greatest value? (A) 2kx (B) 4kx2 (C) 6kx3 (D) 8kx4 (E) l0kx5 In the equations above. If 4x = 6u = 5v = 7w > 0.

which of the following is a 1 1 1 1 1 1 then x could be 6 7 8 x 7 8 which of the following? 1. If m>0. If (A) 3 (B) 4 {C) 5 (D) 6 (E) 7 2. . which of the following is greater a than ? b (A) 1 b (B) a 1 (C) a b a (D) 2b 2a (E) b 5. If (A) 6 (B) 7 {C) 8 (D) 9 (E) 10 SAT Practice Book 72 11 . If 2 x possible value of x? (A) 4 (B) 5 {C) 6 (D) 7 (E) 8 4. If a>b>0. then m 2 (A) 0 (B) 1 {C) m (D) m 2 1 (E) m 2 m m m m 3. If -9 < x <9.2009-2010 INEQUALITIES & ABSOLUTE VALUE 3 . which of the following must be true? (A) x 2 < 9 (B) x 3 > 9 (C) x < 9 (D) x (E) x 2 >7 9 <9 1 1 1 1 1 1 then y could be 5 6 7 5 6 y which of the following? 6.

which of the following must be true? I. and c are positive integers. p 2 > 5 II. b. p 3 > 5 (A) II only (B) I and II only (C) I and III only (D) II and III only (E) I. If k is a positive integer divisible by 7. and if (a−c)b=0. If p < −5 or p > 5. t 3 =4 For how many values of t is the equation above true? (A) None (B) One (C) Two (D) Four (E) More than four SAT Practice Book 73 22 . which of the following must be true? (A) a > 0 (B) b < 25 (C) b = 25 (D) b > 25 (E) b < 40 INEQUALITIES & ABSOLUTE VALUE 10. and if k < 90. then x x x 2 x x2 2 11. which of the following must be true? (A) a<b (B) b<c (C) a=b (D) a=c (E) b=c 8. if x>0. If a. and III (A) 0 (B) 1 {C) x (D) x 2 (E) x 1 9. If a+b= 40 and a < 15. what is the greatest possible value of k ? (A) 83 (B) 84 (C) 87 (D) 88 (E) 89 12. II.20092009-2010 2010 7. p > 5 III.

y) such that x y 7? (A) A (B) B (C) C (D) D (E) E 15. 13. If 75 percent of m is equal to k percent of m 25. what is the value of ? k 3 16 1 (B) 3 3 (C) 4 (D) 3 16 (E) 3 (A) SAT Practice Book 74 33 . Which of the following inequalities is true about the lengths a and b of the sides of the triangle above? (A) 0≤(a+b) 2 <20 (B) 20 ≤ (a+b) 2 < 40 (C) 40 ≤ (a+b) 2 < 100 (D) 100 ≤ (a+b) 2 < 400 (E) 400 ≤ (a+b) 2 Which of the lettered points in the figure above has coordinates (x. where k > 0.20092009-2010 2010 INEQUALITIES & ABSOLUTE VALUE 14.

20092009-2010 2010 16. which of the following inequalities could be used to determine the possible values for x ? (A) (3) (B) (3) (C) (3) (D) (3) (E) x 32-x 120 32-x ≥120 32+x 120 32+x ≥120 (3) 32 INEQUALITIES & ABSOLUTE VALUE 19 . If x represents the dollar amount he can spend on shirts. and x 2 how many possible values are there for y 5 x? (A) One (B) Two (C) Three (D) Four (E) Five 17. 7 <y <16. Marcus can spend no more than $120 on jeans and shirts for school. what is one possible value of x ? SAT Practice Book 75 44 . If 6 < x 3 <7 and x< 0. If x and y are integers. Each of the following inequalities is true for some values of x EXCEPT (A) x < x 2 < x 3 (B) x < x 3 < x 2 (C) x 2 <x 3 < x (D) x 3 <x <x 2 (E) x 3 <x 2 <x 18. He buys 3 pairs of jeans at $32 each.

k m 3wx ( w 1)k For which of the following values for k will the system of equations above have no solution? (A) −14 (B) −7 (C) 0 (D) 7 (E) 14 If k and m are defined by the equations above. What is the value of m – k? (A) –24 (B) –14 (C) 8 (D) 16 (E) 20 For which of the following values of k will the system of equations above have no solution? (A) -10 (B) -5 (C) 0 (D) 5 (E) 1 0 2. 2x 5 y 4 x ky 8 17 In the equations above.2009-2010 LINEAR EQUATIONS 5 15 1. m 3 k 7 3. m < 0 and k < 0. what is the value of m when w = 4 and x = 1? (A) 0 (B) 3 (C) 12 (D) 24 (E) 36 SAT Practice Book 76 11 . 3x 7 y 12 6 x ky 6 4.

If 2x + z = 2y and 2x + 2y + z = 20. what is the value of y? (A) 5 (B) 8 (C) 10 (D) 15 (E) It cannot be determined from the information given. A) 9 10 10 23 10 C) 27 2 D) 3 3 E) 5 B) 6. then 3 10 a 10b 5. what is the value of y? SAT Practice Book 77 22 . If x y a b 7.20092009-2010 2010 LINEAR EQUATIONS 2 9x 9 y . If 5y + 2x = 23 and x = y + 1.

where a and c are negative constants. Which of the following could be the graph of g? 1. what is the value of (x + y)2 ? (A) 73 (B) 97 (C) 100 (D) 121 (E) 144 (A) 2. The quadratic function g is given by g(x) = ax2. (B) (C) The figure above shows the graphs of y = x2 and y = a – x2 for some constant a. + bx + c. If the length of PQ is equal to 6.2009-2010 QUADRATIC EQUATIONS 3. what is the value of a? (A) 6 (B) 9 (C) 12 (D) 15 (E) 18 (D) (E) SAT Practice Book 78 11 . If x2+y2 = 73 and xy = 24.

which of the following could be a value of x? (A) −8 (B) −4 (C) 0 (D) 16 (E) 32 SAT Practice Book 79 22 . (D) a is odd.20092009-2010 2010 3. 6. If x 2 − 64 = 0. Which of the following must be true? (A) a > 0 (B) a < 0 (C) a is even. shown above? (A) g(x) = x 2 (B) g(x) = x 2 (C) g(x) = x 2 (D) g(x) = x 2 (E) g(x) = x 2 -3x +2 -2x +1 +x + 3 +2x -1 +3x -2 5. (E) a is the square of an integer. Which of the following could be the equation of the graph of function g. QUADRATIC EQUATIONS The quadratic function graphed above has equation f(x) = a − x 2 .

b) lies in the shaded region. a 4 II. and the graph of y = f(x).2009-2010 FUNCTIONS 3. what is the value of a + b? (A) 24 (B) 36 (C) 48 (D) 72 (E) It cannot be determined from the information given. 1. The table above shows some values for the function f. what is the net amount they raised? (A) $10 (B) $15 (C) $20 (D) $25 (E) $30 SAT Practice Book 80 11 . If f is a linear function. A group of students washed cars to raise money. b a III. The net amount A. and III (B) III only (D) I and III only 4. If the function h is defined by h(x) = g(2x) + 2. The figure above shows the graph of y = g(x).If the point (a. If the group washed 15 cars. II. The shaded region in the figure above is bounded by the x–axis. in dollars. what is the value of h(1)? 2. the line x = 4. raised by washing k cars is given by the function A(k) = 4k – 30. which of the following must be true? I. b f(a) (A) I only (C) I and II only (E) I.

The figure above shows the graph of the function h. Let the function h be defined by x2 h(x) = 14 + . Let the function f be defined by f(x) = x + 1. what is the value of f (3p)? \ 7.5 (C) 1 (D) 1.5 (B) –0.20092009-2010 2010 5. For which of the following functions is f( 3 ) f( 3 ) ? 4x 2 4 4 (C) f ( x) x (D) f ( x) 4 x 3 (E) f ( x) x 4 4 (A) f ( x) (B) f (x) 9.If h (2m) = 9m. in dollars. The total daily cost c. If 2f (p) = 20. If 20 units were produced yesterday for a total cost of $640. what is one 4 possible value of m? FUNCTIONS 8.5 (E) 2 SAT Practice Book 81 22 . The graph of y = g(x) is shown above. of producing x units of a certain product is 600 x 200 given by the function c(x) = + k. which of the following is a possible value of k? (A) –1. x where k is a constant and x 100. Which of the following is closest to h(5) ? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 (E) 5 10. If g (k) = 1. what is the value of k? (A) 40 (B) 50 (C) 60 (D) 590 (E) 600 6.

20092009-2010 2010 FUNCTIONS 11. The table above gives values of the quadratic function f for selected values of x. Which of the following defines f? (A) f(x) = x2 + 1 (B) f(x) = x2 + 2 (C) f(x) = 2x2 – 2 (D) f(x) = 2x2 – 1 (E) f(x) = 2x2 + 1 12. Which of the following could be the graph of y = f(x + 2)? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) SAT Practice Book 82 33 . The graph of y = f(x) is shown above.

20092009-2010 2010 FUNCTIONS 15. ABCD is a rectangle. from producing and selling x units of a certain product is given by the function p(x) = 17x – (10x + b). In the figure above.5 (C) 3 (D) 3. in dollars. what is the value of b? (A) –200 (B) –100 (C) 0 (D) 100 (E) 200 16. The figures above show the graphs of the functions f and g. where p is a constant. If the area of ABCD is 4. If 300 units were produced and sold yesterday for a total profit of $1.5 (E) 5 14. where b is a constant. The function g is defined by g(x) = f(x + h) + k.900. The function f is defined by f(x) = x3 – 4x. which of the following could be the value of g (k)? 13. If g (2) = k. The total daily profit p. The graph of y = g(x) is shown above. what is the value of p? (A) 2 (B) 2. What is the value of hk? (A) –6 (B) –3 (C) –2 (D) 3 (E) 6 SAT Practice Book 83 44 . Points A and C lie on the graph of y = px3. where h and k are constants.

g ( n) (D) 19. which of the following could be the graph of f? FUNCTIONS 18. Which of the following defines g? (A) 1 t+1 2 1 (B) g(t)= – t + 1 2 (C) g(t)= –t + 1 (D) g (t)= –t + 2 (E) g(t)= –2t + 2 (A) g(t)= (B) (C) Questions 19–20 refer to the following functions g and h.20092009-2010 2010 17. If the function f is defined by f(x) = x2 + bx + c. where b and c are positive constants. Which of the following is equivalent to h (m + 1)? (A) g (m) (B) g (m) + 1 (C) g (m) – 1 (D) h (m) + 1 (E) h(m) –1 SAT Practice Book 84 55 . The table above gives values of the linear function g for selected values of t. (A) 0 (B) 8 (C) 10 (D) 18 (E) 32 n2 n2 n n h( n) g (5) – h(4) = (E) 20.

Let the function f be defined by f(x) = x2 + 18. When h (t) = –60. Which of the following linear equations describes the relationship? (A) y = x + 1 (B) y = x + 4 (C) y = 3x (D) y = 4x (E) y = 4x – 1 22.20092009-2010 2010 21. what is the value of m? FUNCTIONS 23. If m is a positive number such that f (2m) = 2f (m). The table above represents a relationship between x and y. what is the value of 2 – 3t? (A) 35 (B) 11 (C) 7 (D) –7 (E) –11 SAT Practice Book 85 66 . Let the function h be defined by h (t) = 2(t3 – 3).

Let the function f be defined by f(x) = x2 + 18.30 (n + 1) (D) f(n) = 0. the function f is defined by f(x) =(x+4) (x+2).30(n – 1) 2.2009-2010 FUNCTIONS 3. what is the value of m? 1.30 (n – 1) (E) f(n) = 0. what are the values of x for which f(x) is negative? (A) –6 < x < 0 (B) 0 < x < 6 (C) 6 < x < 7 (D) –6 < x < 6 (E) –6 < x < 0 and 6 < x < 7 5.50n + 0. Which of the following functions describes the cost. The rate for a telephone call between City A and City B is 50 cents for the first minute and 30 cents for each additional minute or portion thereof. For all numbers x. If m is a positive number such that f (2m) = 2f (m).50 + 0. Which of the following has a negative value? (A) f ( 5) (B) f ( 4) (C) f ( -3) (D) f ( -2) (E) f ( -1) SAT Practice Book 86 11 . Based on the graph of the function f above.50 + 0. Let the function f be defined by f(x) = 2x – 1. of a phone call between these two cities that lasts for n minutes. 1 If f ( t ) = 4.50 + 0. if n is a positive integer? (A) f(n) = 0.30 n (C) f(n) = 0. in dollars. what is the value of t? 2 (A) (B) 3 2 7 2 9 (C) 2 49 (D) 4 81 (E) 4 4.80n (B) f(n) = 0.

20092009-2010 2010 6. The table above gives values of the linear function k for selected values of x. what is the value of b? 8. Which of the following is equal to f (15) f (8)? (A) f ( 1) (B) f (0) (C) f (1) (D) f (7) (E) f ( 7 ) 7. Let the function s be defined so that s(x) is the area of a semicircle with diameter x. If s (6) +s (8) =s (b). For all x ≥ -1. what is the value of a b? (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3 (E) 4 SAT Practice Book 87 22 . Which of the following defines k? (A) k (x) = -2x +1 (B) k (x) = -x +1 1 1 (C) k (x) = x 2 2 (D) k (x) = x -1 (E) k (x) =2x-1 10. A weather-watch camera is set so that its shutter opens every 31 seconds. If g (h) represents the number of times the camera’s shutter opens in h hours. which of the following defines g? (A) g (h) = 31h (B) g (h) = 31* 3600h (C) g (h) = 31h/3600 (D) g (h) =3600h/31 (E) g (h) =31*3600/h FUNCTIONS 9. The table above shows some values for the functions f and g. let the function f be defined as f(x) = x+1. If f and g are linear functions.

Let the function f be defined by f(x) =2x-1. the dog’s weight increased by 10 percent per year.9) n (D) w(n) = 5(1.5 (E) 10. where k is a constant. The function f above is defined in terms of another function g for all values of x.5 f x =kg(x) +2 12. of the dog after n years of weight gain at this rate? (A) w(n)=5+0. Which of the following functions gives the weight.1n (B) w(n) = 5(0.20092009-2010 2010 11.1) n (C) w(n) = 5(0.x (C) f (x)=x+1 2 (D) f (x)= x +1 (E) f (x)=2 x 3 SAT Practice Book 88 33 .1) n (E) w(n) = 5(n) 1. in pounds. what does k equal? 15. 1 If f (t) = 10 what is the value of t? 2 (A) 9.5 (B) 3 (C) 3 (D) 9.1 FUNCTIONS 13. shown above? (A) g(x) = x 2 -3x +2 (B) g(x) = x 2 -2x +1 (C) g(x) = x 2 +x + 3 (D) g(x) = x 2 +2x -1 (E) g(x) = x 2 +3x -2 14. For which of the following functions is it true that f (-2)= f(2)? (A) f (x) = (B) f (x) = 2 . Over the next several years. Rita’s dog weighed 5 pounds when she bought it. If t is a number for which f (t) = 30 and g (t) = 8. Which of the following could be the equation of the graph of function g. w.

17. The graph of a quadratic function and the graph of a linear function in the xy -plane can intersect in at most how many points? (A) One (B) Two (C) Three (D) Four (E) More than four C. E.20092009-2010 2010 16. B. SAT Practice Book 89 44 . FUNCTIONS D. Which of the following could be the graph in the xy -plane of the function f (x) = 2x + 3? A.

2. the amount a party planner charges. is graphed above. For all x. For which of the following values of x is f (x) < f (x) ? (A) −3 (D) 1 (B) −2 (E) 5 (C) −1 5.) The function y= f(x). in dollars. Which of the following gives all values of x for which f(x) is positive? (A) 0< x ≤6 (B) 5< x ≤6 (C) −5≤ x <2 (D) −4< x <1 and 5< x ≤6 (E) −5≤ x < −4 and 1< x <5 90 11 SAT Practice Book . r ( x) t ( x) x2 x 2 1.2009-2010 FUNCTIONS 4. How much. in dollars. is given by the function c(n) above. c (n) = 35 + 12n To hold a birthday party for n people. and the function g is defined by g(x) = f (x) + 2. For how many values of a is it true that r (a) = t (a)? (A) None (B) One (C) Two (D) Three (E) More than three The function f graphed above is defined for −3 ≤ x ≤ 6. What is the value of g (50)? 3. does the planner charge to hold a birthday party for 12 people? (Disregard the $ sign when gridding your answer. defined for −5≤ x ≤6. the function f is defined by f (x) = 3x. The functions r and t are defined above.

which of the following defines f (t)? (A) f (t)=t-1 (B) f (t)=t+1 (C) f (t)=2t+1 (D) f (t)=2t-1 (E) f(t)=1-2t 10. 3 6. If the graph of f is a line. If the function f is defined by f ( x) for what value of x does f(x) = 20? 9. Based on the graph of the function f above. what is the value of g (−3)? (A) −36 (B) −18 (C) −3 (D) 18 (E) 36 8. Let the function f be defined by f(x) = 5x for all numbers x. Which of the following is equivalent to f(p + r)? (A) p r 5 (B) 5p+r (C) 5p+5r (D) 10 (p + r) (E) 25pr SAT Practice Book 91 22 . The table above gives values of the function f for several values of t. If the function g is defined by g(x) =x 3 −3x.20092009-2010 2010 FUNCTIONS x 6 . what are the values of x for which f(x) is positive? (A) -2 x <1 or 8<x< 10 (B) -2 x <1 or 4<x<8 (C) 1<x<4 or 8<x 10 (D) -2 x 10 (E) 1<x<8 7.

as shown above. then 2f(x) +4=? (A) 5x +4 (B) 5x+ 8 (C) 6x +4 (D) 6x+ 8 (E) 6x +12 11. The graph of y= f(x) is shown above. for how many values of x does f(x) = 2? (A) None (B) One (C) Two (D) Three (E) More than three 14.20092009-2010 2010 FUNCTIONS 13. for how many values of x does f(x) = 2? (A) None (B) One (C) Two (D) Three (E) More than three SAT Practice Book 92 The graphs of the functions f and g are lines. 12. The graph of y= f(x) is shown above. If -3 x 6.5 33 . What is the value of f (3) +g (3)? (A) 1. If -3 x 6.5 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 (E) 5. If the function f is defined by f(x)=3x + 4.

E.5 and 5? A. SAT Practice Book 93 44 . B. what are all values of x between -6 and 6 for which g (x) >f (x)? C.20092009-2010 2010 15. Which of the following is the graph of a function f such that f(x) =0 for exactly two values of x between. Based on the portions of the graphs of the functions f and g shown above. FUNCTIONS 16. (A) 6< x< 3 only (B) 3 <x< 0 only (C) 0 <x< 3 only (D) 3 <x< 6 only (E) 6 <x< 3 and 0< x< 3 D.

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a ∆ b = a + 3b a □ b = a + 4b 3. For all the numbers x and y, let the operation □ be defined by x □ y =xy – y. If a and b are positive integers, which of the following can be equal to zero? I. a □ b II. (a + b) □ b III. a □ (a + b) (A) I only (B) II only (C) III only (D) I and II (E) I and III

1. Let the operations ∆ and □ be defined for all real numbers a and b as follows.

If 4 ∆ (5y) = (5y) □ 4, what is the value of y?

2. Let the operation be defined by a b for all numbers a and b, a b a b where a b. If 1 2 = 2 x, what is the value of x? (A) 4 (B) 3 (C) 2 (D) l (E) 0

4. Let be defined as for all values of x. If is the value of a? (A) 1 1 (B) 2 3 (C) 2 6 (D) 5 (E) 3

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20092009-2010 2010 5. For all positive integers j and k, let j ® k be defined as the whole number remainder when j is divided by k. If 13 ® k = 2, what is the value of k? 8. If 10 # h = 98, then h = (A) 8 (B) 9 (C) 10 (D) 11 (E) 12

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6. Let

be defined as = xy

z y for all positive integers x,

9. For what value of x is the statement x # y = x always true? (A) - 2 (B) - 1 (C) 0 (D) 1 (E) 2

y, and z. What is the value of

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Questions 7-9 refer to the following definition.

Let # be defined by a # b = ab + a + b for all numbers a and b. 7. 2 # 5 = (A) 7 (B) 10 (C) 17 (D) 20 (E) 32

10. For all values of y, let y be defined by y = y2- 1.Which of the following is equal to (y ) ? (A) y4 − 1 (B) y4 – y2 − 1 (C) y4 + y2− 1 (D) y4 − 2 y2 (E) y4 − 2 y2+ 1

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20092009-2010 2010 11. For all positive integers a and b, let ▲ be defined by a▲b = a 2+ b2 − 2. If c and d are positive integers, which of the following CANNOT be the value of c▲d ? (A) 0 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 6 (E) 8

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13. For all numbers x and y, let x defined as x the value of (3 (A) 5 (B) 13 (C) 27 (D) 170 (E) 183 1) 1? y be y = x2 + xy + y2. What is

12. For all positive integers w and y, where w > y, let the operation be 2w y defined by w y= w y . 2 For how many positive integers w is w 1 equal to 4 ? (A) None (B) One (C) Two (D) Four (E) More than four

14. Let

1 x for all nonzero integers x. If x = t, where t is an integer, which of the following is a possible value of t ?

x be defined as x+

(A) 1 (B) 0 (C) −1 (D) −2 (E) −3

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1. In the xy–plane, the equation of line l is y = 2x + 5. If line m is the reflection of line l in the x–axis, what is the equation of line m ? (A) y = –2x – 5 (B) y = –2x + 5 (C) y = 2x – 5 1 (D) y = x–5 2 1 (E) y = x+5 2

3. In the figure above, what is the slope of line ℓ ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E)

2. In the xy–plane, line l passes through the origin and is perpendicu1ar to the line 4 x y k where k is a constant. If the two lines intersect at the point (t, t + 1), what is the value of t?

4 3 5 (B) 4 3 (C) 4 5 (D) 4 4 (E) 3

(A)

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the center of a circle has coordinates (3.20092009-2010 2010 5. the scale on the x–axis is different from the scale on the y–axis. –7) (B) (–2. In the figure above.–2) (C) (3. what are the coordinates of the other endpoint of this diameter? (A) (–7. If the area of ∆ABC is 18. –7). In the xy–plane. –2) (E) (8. –2) (D) (8. –7). Which of the following is the graph of a linear function with a negative slope and a positive y–intercept? COORDINATES GEOMETRY (A) (B) 6. –7) SAT Practice Book 98 22 . If one endpoint of a diameter of the circle is (–2. what is the value of k? (A) (D) (B) (C) (E) (D) (E) 3 10 3 4 6 5 3 2 3 (C) 7.

−3) (B) (−5.20092009-2010 2010 COORDINATES GEOMETRY 8. 3) 11. 3). an equation of line ℓ is y=3x−1. In the xy -plane. which of the following could be the coordinates of point P ? (A) (−5. − 5) (D) (5. In the figure above. What is an equation of line in the figure above? (A) y= (B) y= (C) y= (D) y= (E) y= 9. If line m is the reflection of line ℓ in the y -axis. If the areas of the two rectangles in the figure above are equal. What is the value of k? (A) –3 (B) 3 (C) 0 (D) 3 (E) 3 10. what is an equation of line m ? (A) y= −3x−1 (B) y= −3x+1 (C) y=3x+1 (D) y= (E) y= SAT Practice Book 99 33 . − 3) (E) (5. RS = ST and the coordinates of S are (k. 3) (C) (5.

In the figure above. which of the following line segments has a slope of –1? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) OA OB OC OD DC SAT Practice Book 100 44 . In the xy-coordinate plane.20092009-2010 2010 12. What is the least possible value of the slope of ℓ? (A) 6 (B) 2 (C) -2 (D) -6 (E) -10 COORDINATES GEOMETRY 14. In the xy–coordinate system above. -7). 5) and (t. the graph of y= intersects line ℓ at (p. line l passes through the origin. What is the value k of ? h (A) 3 (B) 2 3 (C) 2 3 2 (E) –3 (D) 13.

Which of the following best represents the graph of the line y = 2ax + b? (A) (A) (B) (B) (C) (C) (D) (D) (E) (E) SAT Practice Book 101 55 .20092009-2010 2010 COORDINATES GEOMETRY 15. The figure above shows the graph of the line y = mx + b. where a and b are constants. Which of the following best represents the graph of the line y = –3mx + b? 16. where m and b are constants. The figure above shows the graph of the line y = ax + b.

5. 4. Which of the lettered points in the figure above has coordinates (x. Rectangle ABCD lies in the xy–coordinate plane so that its sides are not parallel to the axes. which are tangent to the x–axis. What is the product of the slopes of all four sides of rectangle ABCD? (A)–2 (B) –1 (C) 0 (D) 1 (E) 2 COORDINATES GEOMETRY 19. 5. and 29 (B) 2. 5.and 5 (E) 4. points Q and S are the centers of the circles. which of the following could be the lengths of the sides of triangle ABC? (A) 2.and 41 SAT Practice Book 102 66 . In the figure above. In the xy–plane above. y) such that x y 3? (A) A (B) B (C) C (D) D (E) E 18. if the legs of triangle ABC are parallel to the axes.and 7 (C) 3.20092009-2010 2010 17. 3. What is the slope of line QS (not shown)? 1 8 1 (B) 4 1 (C) 2 7 (D) 8 (E) 1 (A) 20. and 3 2 (D) 3.

What is the value of k ? (A) 3 (B) (C) (D) 2 (E) 22. In the figure above.20092009-2010 2010 COORDINATES GEOMETRY 21. which of the following could be the coordinates of point R ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) SAT Practice Book 103 77 . the slope of line ℓ is . If the areas of the two rectangles in the figure above are equal.

5 (D)-2 (E)-1. What is the x –coordinate of point R ? (A) −5. 0) .5 (B) −4 (C) −3. In the figure above. a). Point P is the point with the greatest ycoordinate on the semicircle shown above.2009-2010 COORDINATES GEOMETRY 1. A point in square ORST is to be chosen at random. If the probability that the point will be in the shaded triangle is what is the value of a? (A) (B) (C) 2 (D) 2 (E) 5 SAT Practice Book 104 4. Which of the following points lies on line ℓ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 3. the coordinates of P are (10 -2a.5 11 . line ℓ (not shown) is perpendicular to and bisects .5 (B) -3 (C) -2.and the coordinates of Q are (10. What is the x-coordinate of point Q ? (A) -3. Point S is the point with the greatest y coordinate on the semicircle shown above.5 (D) −3 (E) −2.5 2. In the figure above.

What is an equation of the line parallel to the x –axis and two units above the x -axis? (A) x = −2 (B) x = 2 (C) y = −2 (D) y = 0 (E) y = 2 7.y) such that y=5? (A) A (B) B (C) C (D) D (E) E 8.20092009-2010 2010 COORDINATES GEOMETRY 5. if line ℓ has a slope of 2. which of the lettered points has coordinate -2x ? (A) A (B) B (C) C (D) D (E) E SAT Practice Book 105 22 . Which of the lettered points in the figure above has coordinates (x. If x is the coordinate of the indicated point on the number line above. what is the y-intercept of ℓ? (A) 7 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 10 (E) 12 6. In the figure above.

20092009-2010 2010 Questions 9-10 refer to the following figure and information. If line m (not shown) passes through the origin and is perpendicular to line ℓ. COORDINATES GEOMETRY 10. the building at X is an m-distance of 2. X. F marks the corner where a firehouse is located. 11. The fire company defines a building’s m-distance as the minimum number of blocks that a fire truck must travel from the firehouse to reach the building. Y. what is the slope of line m ? SAT Practice Book 106 33 . Points W. and the building at Y is an m-distance of from the firehouse. All of the buildings in the town that are an m-distance of 3 from the firehouse must lie on a (A) circle (B) square (C) right isosceles triangle (D) pair of intersecting lines (E) line 9. For example. and Z represent the locations of some other buildings. line ℓ intersects the x-axis at x = -2 and the y-axis at y = -3. What is the total number of different routes that a fire truck can travel the mdistance from F to Z ? (A) Six (B) Five (C) Four (D) Three (E) Two The grid above represents equally spaced streets in a town that has no one-way streets. What is the m-distance of the building at W from the firehouse? (A) 2 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 3 (E) 4 12. In the figure above.

Points A and C lie on the graph of y = px3. and the circle touches the x–axis at one point only. where a is a constant. Point P lies on the line with equation y – 4 = 3(x – 2). In the xy–coordinate plane. In the figure above. 12). R lie on the graph of y = ax2. the distance between point B(10. 3) is 17. In a rectangular coordinate system. 18) and point A(x. If the perimeter of PQRS is 10. what is the value of p? 15. What is the radius of the circle? 16. PQRS is a rectangle. where p is a constant. If the x–coordinate of P is 4. What is one possible value of x? COORDINATES GEOMETRY 14. If the area of ABCD is 4. In the figure above. what is the value of a? 17. and points Q and.20092009-2010 2010 13. ABCD is a rectangle. the center of a circle has coordinates (5. what is the y–coordinate of P ? SAT Practice Book 107 44 .

In the xy-plane above. 0). 14) is 61. Line m (not shown) passes through O and intersects AB between A and B. the distance between points P(10.20092009-2010 2010 COORDINATES GEOMETRY 20. what is the y -intercept of line ℓ ? SAT Practice Book 108 55 . In the xy -coordinate plane above.y) and Q(70. the area of ∆OST is 8. BC = 5. What is one possible value of y ? 18. If the coordinates of point A are (1. In the xy -coordinate plane. AC = 3. What is one possible value of the slope of line m? 19. What is the value of a ? 21. and is perpendicular to .

then the sum of the measures of angles 2 and 4 must equal the sum of the measures of which of the following pairs of angles? (A) 5 and 6 (B) 5 and 7 (C) 6 and 7 (D) 6 and 8 (E) 7 and 8 4. In the figure above. three line segments meet at a point to form three angles. 2. In the figure above. PS and TR intersect at O and ON is perpendicular to PS .2009-2010 PARALLEL LINES & ANGLES 1. l n and x > 90. In the figure above. What is the value of y – x? (A) 20 (B) 70 (C) 90 (D) 100 (E) 140 3. if l // m. Which of the following must be true? (A) y < 90 (B) y > 90 (C) y = 90 (D) n m (E) l//m In the figure above. What is the value of x? (A) 20 (B) 36 (C) 40 (D) 45 (E) 60 SAT Practice Book 109 11 .

What is the value of s + t + u? (A) 230 (B) 240 (C) 250 (D) 270 (E) 310 7. Three lines intersect in a point as shown in the figure above. what is the value of x + y? (A) 60 (B) 150 (C) 180 (D) 210 (E) 330 22 . Which of the following pairs of angle measures is NOT sufficient for determining all six angle measures? (A) t and z (B) t and y (C) s and x (D) r and t (E) r and s SAT Practice Book 110 9. What is the value of x in the figure above? Note: Figure not drawn to scale. In the figure above. what is one possible value for x? 6. 8. if z = 30. l //m and r = 50. If 45 < y < 55.20092009-2010 2010 PARALLEL LINES & ANGLES 5. m // n and l bisects <ABC. In the figure above. In the figure above.

what is the value of y? (A) 108 (B) 114 (C) 117 (D) 120 (E) 135 12.20092009-2010 2010 PARALLEL LINES & ANGLES 10. what is the value of z? (A) 30 (B) 60 (C) 75 (D) 90 (E) 150 13. 11. In the figure above. If x = 80 and y = 70. In the figure above. what is the value of z°? (A) 30 (B) 40 (C) 45 (D) 50 (E) 55 SAT Practice Book 111 33 . In the figure above. In the figure above. if x = 70 and y = 40 and the dotted lines bisect the angles with measures x° and y°. if AB is a line. l // m. y + z =? (A) 180 (B) 195 (C) 215 (D) 230 (E) 245 .

what does z equal in terms of x and y? (A) x + y (B) x – y (C) 180 – x (D) 180 – x + y (E) 180 – x – y 17. If the measure of <AOB is 80° and CF bisects <BOD. In the figure above l // m. In the figure above. If v = 2w. what is the value of y? SAT Practice Book 112 44 . what is the measure of <EOF? (A) 40° (B) 50° (C) 60° (D) 70° (E) 80° 16. 15. If x = 80 and CF bisects ECG. if l // m.20092009-2010 2010 PARALLEL LINES & ANGLES 14. AD . In the figure above. and CF intersect at point O.t (C) t (D) 2v (E) s + t . which of the following must be equal to q? (A) v + t (B) v . BE . AE and BG intersect at C. In the figure above.

the measure of 2 SQR is the measure of PQR. lines k. what is the value of x + z? (A) 90 (B) 95 (C) 100 (D) 105 (E) 110 SAT Practice Book 113 55 . In the figure above. what is the measure of SQR? (A) 24 (B) 36 (C) 48 (D) 60 (E) 96 . l. In the figure above. If y = 125. and m are parallel. what is the least number of points at which p can intersect these four lines? (A) None (B) One (C) Two (D) Three (E) Four 20. In the figure above. If the 5 2 measure of PQR is the measure of a 3 right angle. l // m. If p (not shown) is another line in the plane.20092009-2010 2010 PARALLEL LINES & ANGLES 18. what is the value of z? (A) 55 (B) 45 (C) 35 (D) 30 (E) 25 21. 19. In the figure above. If x = 35. OA OC and OB OD.

In the figure above. If y = 44. The figure above shows five lines. what is the value of y? (A) 40 (B) 45 (C) 50 (D) 60 (E) 72 . 23. In the figure above. if l // m and r = 91.20092009-2010 2010 PARALLEL LINES & ANGLES 22. If l // m. lines l and m intersect. what is the value of x? (A) 127 (B) 128 (C) 130 (D) 132 (E) 134 24. In the figure above. which of the following is NOT equal to 90? (A) r (B) s (C) t (D) u (E) v 25. then t + u = (A) 178 (B) 179 (C) 180 (D) 181 (E) 182 SAT Practice Book 114 66 .

what is the value of y ? (A) 60 (B) 70 (C) 75 (D) 80 (E) 85 Note: Figure not drown to scale. the area of OST is 8. which of the following must be equivalent to y ? (A) 2 x (B) 2x (C) 3x (D) 90 (E) 180 4. In the figure above. N lies on MO . In the figure above. In the equilateral triangle RST above. In terms of x. What is the value of a ? 2. what is the value of x + y ? (A) 90 (B) 100 (C) 110 (D) 120 (E) 130 5 5 x 3x SAT Practice Book 115 11 . In the xy-plane above. 3.2009-2010 TRIANGLES 1.

what is the length of AD ? SAT Practice Book 116 22 . In triangle ABC above. DC = 3. what is the area of triangle ABD? (A) 36 (B) 18 (C) 12 (D) 6 (E) 3 6. In ABC above. x 90 and y z 1 . what is the greatest possible value of y ? (A) 30 (B) 45 (C) 60 (D) 61 (E) 89 7.20092009-2010 2010 TRIANGLES Note: Figure not drown to scale. If the length of AB is 5 and the length of BC is 6. In the figure above. which of the following could be the length of AC ? (A) 10 (B) 12 (C) 13 (D) 15 (E) 16 8. if AD = 6. 5. and BC = 4. If z is an integer.

66) (approximately 6. and D is the midpoint of AC .49) (approximately 8. What is the length of BC ? (A) 3 (B) 4 (C) 4 (D) 6 (E) 5 11.93) (approximately 8. the measure of angle A is 80 .the coordinates of P are (10 2a.20092009-2010 2010 TRIANGLES 9. If the probability that the point will be in the 1 shaded triangle is . In isosceles triangle ABC.66) 10. x = (A) 59 (B) 60 (C) 61 (D) 62 (E) 63 3 2 3 2 3 (approximately 5. If another angle of the triangle measures x . AB = 3. a) . what is one possible value of x ? 12. In the figure above.20) (approximately 5. In the triangle above. what is the value 5 of a? (A) 5 (B) 10 (C) 2 5 (D) 2 10 (E) 5 117 33 SAT Practice Book . where x 80 .0) and the coordinates of Q are (10. In ABC above.A point in square ORST is to be chosen at random.

In the figure above. What could be the total number of points of intersection of this circle and ΔABC ? I. In the figure above. What is x in terms of k ? (A) 60 (B) k (C) 60 (D) 120 (E) 120 k k k 2k SAT Practice Book . if the area of triangle CAF is equal to the area of rectangle CDEF. and III 118 44 14. which of the following could be the length of LN ? (A) 23 (B) 22 (C) 17 (D) 16 (E) 14 13. A circle (not drawn) passes through point A in the figure above. side AC of ABC is on line ℓ. II. what is the length of segment AD ? 7 2 (B) 5 (C) 7 15 (D) 2 (E) 15 (A) 16. If the length of LM is 7 and the length of MN is 8. 4 (A) I only (B) II only (C) I and II only (D) II and III only (E) I.20092009-2010 2010 TRIANGLES 15. 3 III. 1 II.

and XY = 6. and AB = BC. what is the probability that the chosen point is in the shaded region? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 1 2 1 3 1 4 1 5 1 6 18. What is the area of triangle WYZ ? (A) 6 (B) 12 (C) 18 (D) 24 (E) 30 19. If a point is chosen at random from polygon ACDE. What is the length of side EF ? SAT Practice Book 119 55 . WZ = 8. In the figure above. ABDE is a square. In the figure above.20092009-2010 2010 TRIANGLES 17. In triangle XYZ above. ΔBCD is a right triangle. ΔABC is similar to ΔDEF. XW = 2.

20092009-2010 2010 TRIANGLES 20. what is the least possible value of b ? (A) 30 (B) 39 (C) 50 (D) 61 (E) 71 SAT Practice Book 120 66 . The figure above is a right triangle. What is the value of 25 x 2 ? (A) 32 (B) 34 (C) 39 (D) 50 (E) 64 21. In the figure above. If c is an integer. a < 40 and b = c + 1.

where x > 55.2009-2010 TRIANGLES 3. The three angles of a triangle have measures of x . In ΔABC above. A triangle has a perimeter of 13 and one side of length 3. what is the length of each of them? (A) 4 (B) 5 (C) 6 (D) 7 (E) 8 1. 2 x . and BP = 4 3 .What is the length of AB ? SAT Practice Book 11 . PC=3. What is the ratio of BD to AC ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 2 3 2 3 3 to 1 to 1 to 2 to 2 to 2 121 5. AC=5. Which of the following inequalities is true about the lengths a and b of the sides of the triangle above? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 0 (a b) 2 20 20 (a b) 2 40 40 (a b) 2 100 100 (a b) 2 400 400 (a b) 2 4. If the lengths of the other two sides are equal. what is one possible value of y ? 2. and y° . If x and y are integers. Triangles ABC and ACD in the figure above are equilateral.

In PQR above. triangles ABC and CDE are equilateral and line segment AE has length 25.20092009-2010 2010 TRIANGLES 6. which of the following is greatest? (A) a (B) b (C) c (D) d (E) e 9. In the figure above. What is the sum of the perimeters of the two triangles? 8. In the figure above. Which of the following could be the length of CP ? (A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 7 (E) 8 SAT Practice Book 122 22 . AC 6 and BC 3 . In the figure above. Which of the following must be true? (A) u = x (B) x = v (C) x = z (D) y = x (E) y = z 7. Point P (not shown) lies on AB between A and B such that CP AB . PR = QR.

what is length BC ? (A) 6 (B) 8 (C) 2x (D) 4x (E) 4x 2 11. AB . and w= 50. AB AC . E is the midpoint of AB . 13. what is the value of z ? (A) 60 (B) 70 (C) 80 (D) 90 123 33 SAT Practice Book .20092009-2010 2010 10. If AE x and ED 4 . and D is the midpoint of AC . In ABC above. s=50. What is the greatest possible area of a triangle with one side of length 7 and another side of length 10 ? (A) 17 (B) 34 (C) 35 (D) 70 (E) 140 TRIANGLES 12. u= 45. t= 60. In the figure above. If x = 20 and y = 30 in the figure above. what is the value of x ? (A) 45 (B) 50 (C) 65 (D) 75 (E) It cannot be determined from the information given. If r= 90. and EF intersect at P. CD .

If the length of one side of ∆XYZ is 24. what is one possible perimeter of ∆XYZ? In the figure above.20092009-2010 2010 (E) 100 16. AD = 1 and DC = 3 . Each angle of ∆ABC above has the same measure as angle in ∆XYZ (not shown). In the right triangle above. ∆PQR is equilateral and SR and TV intersect at point P. What is the value of y? 15. what is the value of y? (A) 13 (approximately 3.12) (E) 5 In the figure above. if x = 3. What is the value of z? (A) 15 (B) 20 (C) 25 (D) 30 (E) 35 124 44 SAT Practice Book .87) (C) 4 (D) 17 (approximately 4. 17.61) (B) 15 (approximately 3. TRIANGLES 14.

20. and the length of the shortest side is x. and QV 3 PR What is the value of the fraction area PST ? area PQR 3 .20092009-2010 2010 TRIANGLES 18. 21. PT QS 1 In ∆PQR above. Which of the following equations could be used to find x? (A) x + x + 1 = x + 2 (B) x2 + (x + 1)2 = (x + 2)2 (C) x2 + (x + 2)2 = (x + 4)2 (D) x + x + 2 = x + 4 (E) x2 = (x + 2)(x + 4) In the figure above. The lengths of the sides of a right triangle are consecutive even integers. what is the value of c in terms of a and b? (A) a + 3b – 180 (B) 2a + 2b – 180 (C) 180 – a – b (D) 360 – a – b (E) 360 – 2a – 3b 19. how much greater is the perimeter of ∆ABC than the perimeter of ∆DEF? (A) 0 (B) 3 (C) 6 (D) 8 (E) 9 SAT Practice Book 125 55 . 4 If y = 60 in ∆DEF above. .

what is the value of x? In the figure above. what is the value of t + u? (A) 80 (B) 90 (C) 100 (D) 110 (E) 120 In the figure above. what is the sum.2009-2010 TRIANGLES 3. what is the measure of <DFA? (A) 30° (B) 35° (C) 40° (D) 45° (E) 50° 4. 1. In the figure above. 2. AB = BC and DE = EF = DF. of the degree measures of the four angles marked with arrows? (A) n (B) 2n (C) 180 – n (D) 360 – n (E) 360 – 2n 126 11 SAT Practice Book . KN JL and LM JL . in terms of n. If the measure of <ABC is 30° and the measure of <BDE is 50°. If the lengths of LN and LM are equal. In the figure above.

2) Q(7. P(3.66) (E) 164 (approximately 12. what is the value of z? (A) 55 (B) 60 (C) 65 (D) 70 (E) 75 (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) h2 3 3h 2 7 3h 7 6h 2 7 12h 2 7 8. 4) The coordinates of points P. XZ is In the figure above. 2) R(7. 6.20092009-2010 2010 5. the 7 length of the altitude.81) If AB = BC and BD bisects AC in the figure above. Q.47) (D) 6 + 32 (approximately 11. 7. What is the area of ∆XYZ in terms of h? In ∆XYZ above. and R in the xy–plane are given above. What is the perimeter of ∆PQR? (A) 12 (B) 14 (C) 6 + 20 (approximately 10. which of the following CANNOT be concluded? (A) w = x (B) w = z (C) x = y (D) AD = DC (E) BD AC SAT Practice Book 127 22 . TRIANGLES 6 of h.

24) (B) 6 2 (approximately 8. In the figure above.20092009-2010 2010 9. the length of AB is 4. what is the value of x + y? (A) 60 (B) 150 (C) 180 (D) 210 (E) 330 10. If ∆ABC is equilateral. w. TRIANGLES In the figure above. what is the average (arithmetic mean) of u. if z = 30. 11. x.14) (E) 12 2 (approximately 16. v. and y? (A) 21 (B) 45 (C) 50 (D) 52 (E) 54 33 . the perimeter of ∆ABC equals the perimeter of ∆DEF.31) (D) 10 2 (approximately 14. If x = y. For the triangles above. what is the length of CE ? (A) 3 2 (approximately 4. and the length of BD is 8. what is the length of AB ? (A) 4 (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) 9 (E) 15 12.49) (C) 8 2 (approximately 11.97) SAT Practice Book 128 In the triangles above. AE and CD are each perpendicular to CE .

20092009-2010 2010 13. A square and an equilateral triangle have equal perimeters. y + z = ? (A) 180 (B) 195 (C) 215 (D) 230 (E) 245 14. and B are equally spaced on line l and points P. Q. and R are equally spaced on line m. If PB = 4.PR = 6. In the figure above. and AQ = 4. 15. TRIANGLES In the figure above. What is the value of x? (A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 2 (D) 2 2 (E) 2 + 2 16. If the square has sides of length 3. points P. the perimeter of the triangle is 4 + 2 2 . A. what is the length of one side of the triangle? (A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 4 (D) 5 (E) 6 SAT Practice Book 129 44 . what is the perimeter of quadrilateral QABR? (A) 13 (B) 14 (C) 15 (D) 16 (E) 17 In the figure above.

21. What is the value of 49 + x2? (A) 50 (D) 98 (B) 51 (E) 100 (C) 72 SAT Practice Book 130 55 . (A) 3 (B) 10 (E) 40 (C) 15 18. what is the length of one side of ∆ABC? 1 3 (D) 30 TRIANGLES 20.20092009-2010 2010 17. 5.and 5 (E) 4. if the legs of triangle ABC are parallel to the axes. 3. 5. and 3 2 (D) 3. 5. If the perimeter of ∆DEF is 10. which of the following could be the lengths of the sides of triangle ABC? (A) 2. 4. The perimeter of equilateral triangle ABC is 3 times the perimeter of equilateral triangle DEF.and 41 In ∆ABC above.and 7 (C) 3. In the figure above. by how many degrees does the measure of the largest angle exceed the measure of the smallest angle? (A) 20° (B) 30° (C) 40° (D) 50° (E) 60° The figure above is a right triangle. If the degree measures of the angles of a triangle are in the ratio 2:3:4. what is the value of x? (A) 25 (D) 40 (B) 30 (E) 60 (C) 35 19. and 29 (B) 2.

Each of the other rectangles has twice the area of the next smaller rectangle. a small square is inside a larger square. What is the area of the circle? (A) 16 (B) 20 (C) 36 (D) 64 (E) 96 2. The area of the shaded rectangle is what fraction of the area of rectangle ABCD? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 1 128 1 64 1 32 1 16 1 7 4. What is the perimeter of the figure above? (A) 24 (B) 25 (C) 28 (D) 30 (E) 36 SAT Practice Book 131 11 . In the figure above. the circle is tangent to sides BC and AD of the 8-by-12 rectangle.2009-2010 POLYGONS 1. The two smallest rectangles have the same area. ABCD. What is the area. in terms of x. In the figure above. rectangle ABCD is made up of seven non-overlapping rectangles. of the shaded region? (A) 2x – 10 (B) 10 – 2x (C) 25 – 2x (D) x2 – 25 (E) 25 – x2 3. In the figure above.

How many rectangles of dimension L by W are needed? (A) 30 (B) 36 (C) 100 (D) 150 (E) 180 SAT Practice Book 132 8. If the radius of each quarter circle is 1. arcs QT and RT are quarter circles with centers at P and S. 7. In the figure above. ABCD is a rectangle with BC = 4 and AB = 6. The pattern shown above is composed of rectangles. and R are different points on a line (not shown) that is parallel to AD . If the areas of two regions are equal and the sum of the areas of the regions is 5. Q. Points P and Q are symmetric about line AB and points Q and R are symmetric about line CD . What is the length of PR ? (A) 6 (B) 8 (C) 10 (D) 12 (E) 20 .20092009-2010 2010 POLYGONS 5. Points P. In rectangle PQRS above. what is the average (arithmetic mean) of the areas of the two regions? (A) 0 5 (B) 2 5 (C) 4 (D) 5 (E) 10 22 . what is the area of the shaded region? (A) 1 4 (B) 2 2 (C) 2 4 (D) 4 2 (E) 3 6. This pattern is used repeatedly to completely cover a rectangular region 12L units long and 19L units wide. respectively.

The smallest squares in Figure A and Figure B are all equal in size. what is the area of Figure B? (A) 12 sq cm (B) 14 sq cm (C) 16 sq cm (D) 18 sq cm (E) 20 sq cm 11. arc SBT is one quarter of a circle with center R and radius 6. and its center is point O. In the figure above. What is the value of x? (A) 80 (B) 60 (C) 40 (D) 30 (E) 20 10. If the length plus the width of rectangle ABCR is 8. what is the ratio of the length of AC (not shown) to the length of BD ? (A) 2 to 1 (B) 3 to1 (C) 2 to 2 (D) 3 to 2 (E) 3 to 2 133 33 SAT Practice Book . If the five line segments in the figure above are all congruent. In the figure above. then the perimeter of the shaded region is (A) 8 + 3 (B) 10 + 3 (C) 14 + 3 (D) 1 + 6 (E) 12 + 6 12. If the area of Figure A is 26 square centimeters.20092009-2010 2010 POLYGONS 9. ABCDEF is a regular hexagon.

EF divides square ABCD into two rectangles. all short sides have length 1. what is the area of ∆DCF? (A) 9 (B) 8 (C) 7 (D) 6 (E) 5 14. what is the area of rectangle 3 ABCD? 1 2 3 (B) 4 8 (C) 9 (D) 1 8 (E) 3 13.20092009-2010 2010 POLYGONS 15. how many square yards of carpeting is needed to cover a rectangular floor that is 12 feet by 18 feet? (1 yard = 3 feet) (A) 8 (B) 16 (C) 24 (D) 30 (E) 216 SAT Practice Book 134 44 . The figures above represent three pieces of cardboard. If there is no waste. In rectangle ABCD. In the figure above. point E is the midpoint of BC . All angles of the cardboard pieces are right angles. and all long sides have length 2. and CD bisects EF. If AB is 4. If the area of quadrilateral 2 ABED is . Which of the following figures could be made from only the three pieces of cardboard without over– lapping or cutting them? (A) (A) None (B) I only (C) II only (D) III only (E) I and II = 16.

the length of CD is 4. What is the area of the circle (not shown) that passes through the points A. which are the centers of the four corner squares? (A) 6π square units (B) 8π square units (C) 9π square units (D) 10π square units (E) 18π square units 20. If the perimeter of the rectangle above is 72. C. In the figure above. and D. What is the area of quadrilateral ABCD? (A) 32 (B) 28 (C) 27 (D) 26 (E) 22 18. and III SAT Practice Book 135 55 . If all four interior angles of quadrilateral P have the same measure. B. and the length of each side of quadrilateral ABCE is 5. what is the value of x? (A) 9 (B) 15ππ (C) 18 (D) 21 (E) 36 19. The measure of each interior angle of P is . All sides of P have equal length.20092009-2010 2010 POLYGONS 17. II. In the figure above. II. III. The diagonals of P are perpendicular. a square with sides of length 6 units is divided into 9 squares. (A) None (B) I only (C) II only (D) III only (E) I. which of the following statements must be true? I.

In the figure above.2009-2010 POLYGONS 1. ABCD. The area of the shaded rectangle is what fraction of the area of rectangle ABCD? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 1 128 1 64 1 32 1 16 1 7 4. What is the perimeter of the figure above? (A) 24 (B) 25 (C) 28 (D) 30 (E) 36 SAT Practice Book 136 11 . In the figure above. Each of the other rectangles has twice the area of the next smaller rectangle. rectangle ABCD is made up of seven non-overlapping rectangles. in terms of x. What is the area. of the shaded region? (A) 2x – 10 (B) 10 – 2x (C) 25 – 2x (D) x2 – 25 (E) 25 – x2 3. The two smallest rectangles have the same area. a small square is inside a larger square. the circle is tangent to sides BC and AD of the 8-by-12 rectangle. What is the area of the circle? (A) 16 (B) 20 (C) 36 (D) 64 (E) 96 2. In the figure above.

respectively. Points P. arcs QT and RT are quarter circles with centers at P and S. In rectangle PQRS above.20092009-2010 2010 POLYGONS 5. what is the area of the shaded region? (A) 1 4 (B) 2 2 (C) 2 4 (D) 4 2 (E) 3 6. How many rectangles of dimension L by W are needed? (A) 30 (B) 36 (C) 100 (D) 150 (E) 180 SAT Practice Book 137 8. The pattern shown above is composed of rectangles. In the figure above. This pattern is used repeatedly to completely cover a rectangular region 12L units long and 19L units wide. ABCD is a rectangle with BC = 4 and AB = 6. 7. Q. what is the average (arithmetic mean) of the areas of the two regions? (A) 0 5 (B) 2 5 (C) 4 (D) 5 (E) 10 22 . Points P and Q are symmetric about line AB and points Q and R are symmetric about line CD . What is the length of PR ? (A) 6 (B) 8 (C) 10 (D) 12 (E) 20 . If the radius of each quarter circle is 1. and R are different points on a line (not shown) that is parallel to AD . If the areas of two regions are equal and the sum of the areas of the regions is 5.

20092009-2010 2010 POLYGONS 9. What is the value of x? (A) 80 (B) 60 (C) 40 (D) 30 (E) 20 10. In the figure above. arc SBT is one quarter of a circle with center R and radius 6. and its center is point O. The smallest squares in Figure A and Figure B are all equal in size. then the perimeter of the shaded region is (A) 8 + 3 (B) 10 + 3 (C) 14 + 3 (D) 1 + 6 (E) 12 + 6 12. If the area of Figure A is 26 square centimeters. what is the area of Figure B? (A) 12 sq cm (B) 14 sq cm (C) 16 sq cm (D) 18 sq cm (E) 20 sq cm 11. If the five line segments in the figure above are all congruent. In the figure above. what is the ratio of the length of AC (not shown) to the length of BD ? (A) 2 to 1 (B) 3 to1 (C) 2 to 2 (D) 3 to 2 (E) 3 to 2 138 33 SAT Practice Book . ABCDEF is a regular hexagon. If the length plus the width of rectangle ABCR is 8.

The figures above represent three pieces of cardboard. EF divides square ABCD into two rectangles.20092009-2010 2010 POLYGONS 15. In the figure above. In rectangle ABCD. how many square yards of carpeting is needed to cover a rectangular floor that is 12 feet by 18 feet? (1 yard = 3 feet) (A) 8 (B) 16 (C) 24 (D) 30 (E) 216 SAT Practice Book 139 44 . and CD bisects EF. what is the area of rectangle 3 ABCD? 1 2 3 (B) 4 8 (C) 9 (D) 1 8 (E) 3 13. and all long sides have length 2. All angles of the cardboard pieces are right angles. what is the area of ∆DCF? (A) 9 (B) 8 (C) 7 (D) 6 (E) 5 14. If there is no waste. Which of the following figures could be made from only the three pieces of cardboard without over– lapping or cutting them? (A) (A) None (B) I only (C) II only (D) III only (E) I and II = 16. all short sides have length 1. If the area of quadrilateral 2 ABED is . If AB is 4. point E is the midpoint of BC .

20092009-2010 2010 POLYGONS 17. and the length of each side of quadrilateral ABCE is 5. II. The diagonals of P are perpendicular. what is the value of x? (A) 9 (B) 15ππ (C) 18 (D) 21 (E) 36 19. which of the following statements must be true? I. If all four interior angles of quadrilateral P have the same measure. In the figure above. and III SAT Practice Book 140 55 . What is the area of quadrilateral ABCD? (A) 32 (B) 28 (C) 27 (D) 26 (E) 22 18. III. the length of CD is 4. In the figure above. (A) None (B) I only (C) II only (D) III only (E) I. and D. B. II. If the perimeter of the rectangle above is 72. The measure of each interior angle of P is . C. which are the centers of the four corner squares? (A) 6π square units (B) 8π square units (C) 9π square units (D) 10π square units (E) 18π square units 20. All sides of P have equal length. a square with sides of length 6 units is divided into 9 squares. What is the area of the circle (not shown) that passes through the points A.

In the figure above. The perimeter of an 80-ell is 326 and the perimeter of a 20-ell is 86. what is the length of segment AD ? The figure on the left is called an ell. if the area of triangle CAF is equal to the area of rectangle CDEF. what is the area. (A) (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) (E) 15 1. If the area of Figure A is 33 square centimeters. The smallest squares in Figure A and Figure B are all equal in size. in square centimeters. The lengths of some of its sides are given. an n-ell is the figure formed by positioning n ells adjacent to each other as shown in the 3-ell on the right. 3. What is the perimeter of the 3-ell? (A) 18 (B) 21 (C) 24 (D) 27 (E) 30 4. and all the angles are right angles.2009-2010 POLYGONS Questions 1-2 refer to the following figures and information. For any positive integer n. What is the perimeter of a 100-ell? (A) 406 (B) 409 (C) 412 (D) 416 (E) 430 SAT Practice Book 141 11 . of Figure B? (A) 15 (B) 18 (C) 21 (D) 24 (E) 28 2.

Triangles ABC and ACD in the figure above are equilateral. (C) They are similar. and AB=BC. In the figure above. 6. (D) They are isosceles. ΔBCD is a right triangle. (B) They have equal perimeters. If the length of the garden is 9 feet. In the figure above.20092009-2010 2010 POLYGONS 5. What is the ratio of BD to AC ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) to 1 to 1 to 2 to 2 to 2 SAT Practice Book 142 22 . what is the probability that the chosen point is in the shaded region? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 7. (E) They each have at least one angle of measure 60°. regular pentagon ABCDE is divided into three nonoverlapping triangles. what is the area of the garden in square feet? (A) 27 (B) 36 (C) 54 (D) 81 (E) 108 8. Which of the following is true about the three triangles? (A) They have equal areas. If a point is chosen at random from polygon ACDE. ABDE is a square. The length of a rectangular garden is 3 feet more than its width.

In rectangle ABCD above. What is the perimeter of the trapezoid above? (A) 52 (B) 72 (C) 75 (D) 80 (E) 87 12. what is the area of the plot.20092009-2010 2010 9. to the nearest number. The length of a rectangular rug is 2 feet more than its width. what is the total area. what is the area of the rug in square feet? (A) 16 (B) 48 (C) 66 (D) 80 (E) 96 POLYGONS 11. CDE is an equilateral triangle and ABCE is a square with an area of 1. the area of the shaded region is given by . The perimeter of a rectangular plot of land is 250 meters. If the area of the shaded region is 7π. In the figure above. If the length of the rug is 8 feet. What is the perimeter of polygon ABCDE? 10. in square meters? SAT Practice Book 143 33 . of the unshaded regions of rectangle ABCD? (A) 4 (B) 6 (C) 8 (D) 9 (E) 10 (A) 4 (B) 5 (C) 6 (D) 7 (E) 8 13. If the length of one side of the plot is 40 meters.

B. In the figure above. What is the value of x? SAT Practice Book 144 44 .20092009-2010 2010 POLYGONS 14. D. what is one possible value of UT. In the figure above. In the figure above. C. The areas of rectangles A. EBCD is a square and AE = 8. and D are whole numbers. and E lie on the same line. What is the area of the entire figure? 17. What is the area of EBCD? 15. respectively. In the figure above. PU = 5 and UT is a positive integer. PQST is a rectangle and URST is a square. and C are 35. and 36. 45. 19. In the figure above. B. The area of ∆ RST is 7 and PT ═ PS. the lengths and widths of rectangles A. what is the area of the shaded square? 18. PQRS is a rectangle. If the area of PQST must be more than 10 but less than 30. points A. What is the area of PQRS 16. In the figure above.

If the circumference of the circle is 36 . Now when Senai rides the bicycle. In the figure above. The circle above has center O and diameter AB. What is the area of the circle? (A) 16 (B) 20 (C) 36 (D) 64 (E) 96 4. If WY is a diameter of the circle with center O. ABCD.2009-2010 CIRCLES 3. The two semicircles have diameters OA and OB. what is the length of the curved path from A to B through O? (A) 6 (B) 9 (C) 18 (D) 24 (E) 36 2. Senai customized his bicycle by exchanging the front wheel for a wheel that had one half the diameter of the back wheel. then the area of the circle is (A) (B) 3 4 2 3 3 (C) 4 (D) 3 (E) 2 SAT Practice Book 145 11 . with side of length 2. ∆ XYZ is equilateral. the circle is tangent to sides BC and AD of the 8-by-12 rectangle. In the figure above. how many revolutions does the front wheel make for each revolution of the back wheel? (A) 8 (B) 4 (C) 2 1 (D) 2 1 (E) 4 1.

what is the degree measure of each of the arcs of length b? (A) 4° (B) 6° (C) 10° (D) 16° (E) 20° 4 2 (E) 3 (D) 4 6. If the radius of each quarter circle is 1. If x = 40. then the perimeter of the shaded region is (A) 8 + 3π (B) 10 + 3π (C) 14 + 3π (D) 1 + 6π (E) 12 + 6π SAT Practice Book 146 22 . respectively. In rectangle PQRS above. point O is the center of the circle. The figure above shows part of circle whose circumference is 45. what is the area of the shaded region? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 2 4 2 7.20092009-2010 2010 CIRCLES 5. arcs QT and RT are quarter circles with centers at P and S. If the length plus the width of rectangle ABCR is 8. arc SBT is one quarter of a circle with center R and radius 6. what is the value of y? (A) 40 (B) 50 (C) 60 (D) 70 (E) 80 8. In the figure above. In the figure above. If arcs of length 2 and length b continue to alternate around the entire circle so that there are 18 arcs of each length.

What is the ratio of the radius r of a circle to the circumference of the circle? (A) 1:2π (B) 1:π (C) 1:πr (D) π:1 (E) 2π:1 147 33 SAT Practice Book . of one of the semicircular pieces? (A) 6p+6 (B) 6p+12 (C) 12p+6 (D) 12p+12 (E) 12p+24 10. which are tangent to the x–axis. In the figure above. What is the radius of the circle with center R? (A) 5 (B) 6 (C) 7 (D) 8 (E) 10 (A) 12.20092009-2010 2010 CIRCLES 9. In the xy–plane above. the radius of the circle with center R is twice the radius of the circle with center P. points Q and S are the centers of the circles. What is the slope of line QS (not shown)? 1 8 1 (B) 4 1 (C) 2 7 (D) 8 (E) 1 11. what is the perimeter. the two circles are tangent at point B and AC = 6. what is the length of BC ? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 (E) 6 13. in inches. A circular piece of cardboard is cut in half along a diameter. In the figure above. If the circumference of the circle with center A is twice the circumference of the circle with center C. If the diameter is 12 inches.

If the measure of ∠ABO is x°. The circle above has an area of 25π and is divided into 8 congruent regions. at most how many points can be common to all three? (A) None (B) One (C) Two (D) Three (E) Six 5. What is the radius of a circle whose circumference is π? (A) (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) π (E) 2π 4. What is the perimeter of one of these regions? (A) 10 .25π (B) 10 + C) 10+ (D) 10+5π (E) 10+25π SAT Practice Book 148 11 (B) (C) (D) (E) . A circle was cut into two pieces. Which of the following could be the other piece of the circle? (A) 3. O is the center of the circle and segment AC is tangent to the circle at point B. In the figure above.2009-2010 CIRCLES 1. how many possible values are there for x ? (A) One (B) Two (C) Three (D) Four (E) More than four 2. with the dashed line indicating the path of the cut. and one of the pieces is shown above. If three different circles are drawn on a piece of paper.

What is the perimeter of the shaded region? (A) 6π (B) 8π (C) 9π (D) 12π (E) 15 149 22 SAT Practice Book . which is the center of the larger circle. What is the perimeter of one of these regions? (A) 14 − 49π (B) 14+ π (C) 14+ π (D) 14 + 7π (E) 14 + 49π 9. Six points are placed on a circle. The circle above has an area of 49π and is divided into 6 congruent regions. What is the area of the shaded region? (A) (B) (C) 1 (D) (E) 10.20092009-2010 2010 CIRCLES 8. What is the greatest number of different lines that can be drawn so that each line passes through two of these points? (A) 12 (B) 15 (C) 25 (D) 30 (E) 36 7. They are tangent to the larger circle at points A and C. The circumference of the circle with center O shown above is 2π. What is the ratio of the diameter d of a circle to half the circumference of the circle? (A) 1 : 2π (B) 1 :π (C) 2 :π (D) π : 1 (E) 2π:1 6. the smaller circles each have radius 3. In the figure above. and are tangent to each other at point B.

If AB AO. The figure above consists of two circles that have the same center. of the larger circle? 12.20092009-2010 2010 CIRCLES 11. Naomi makes silver jewelry. Each wedge makes a 40° angle at the center of the disk. The tip of each piece is at the center of the pizza and the angle at the tip is always greater than 20°. how many grams does each wedge weigh? 13.5 grams. what is the radius of the circle? SAT Practice Book 150 33 . In the figure above. triangle ABC is inscribed in the circle with center O and diameter AC. If the weight of each uncut disk is a uniformly distributed 2. 14. For one style of earrings. what is the degree measure of ABO? (A) 15° (B) 30° (C) 45° (D) 60° (E) 90° Note: Figure not drawn to scale. If a circle has circumference 7π. what is the radius. but less than 30°. What is one possible value for the number of pieces into which the pizza is cut? 15. she cuts wedges from a silver disk. in inches. If the shaded area is 64 square inches and the smaller circle has a radius of 6 inches. one of which is shown above. Tameka cut a circular pizza into wedge– shaped pieces. as shown in the figure above.

and the total capacity of 8 containers of the other size is also x gallons.2009-2010 SOLID GEOMETRY 1. which of the following figures best represents the result? (A) (B) 2. Which of the following has the same volume as the cylinder shown above with radius x and height 2x? (A) A cylinder with radius 2x and height x (B) A cylinder with radius 2 x and height x (C) A cube with edge 2x (D) A cube with edge 2 x (E) A rectangular solid with dimensions x. and x > 0. 2x. Ahmad has containers of two different sizes. The total capacity of 16 containers of one size is x gallons. x 3. what is the capacity. In terms of x. in gallons. of each of the larger containers? (A) 4x (B) 2x x (C) 2 x (D) 8 (E) 16 (C) (D) (E) SAT Practice Book 151 11 . If the rectangular box with no lid shown above is cut along the vertical edges and flattened.

What is the length of AB (not shown)? (A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 5 (D) 6 (E) 10 5. in terms of r and t? (A) 2r + t (B) 3r + 2t (C) 4r + 3t (D) 6rt (E) r3t2 SAT Practice Book 152 22 . The cube shown above has edges of length 2. are needed to fill a rectangular box that has inside dimensions 20 centimeters by 24 centimeters by 32 centimeters? (A) 38 (B) 96 (C) 192 (D) 240 (E) 384 SOLID GEOMETRY 6. The three–dimensional figure above has two parallel bases and 18 edges.20092009-2010 2010 4. How many of these segments will not lie on an edge of the figure? (A) Two (B) Three (C) Four (D) Seven (E) Nine 7. Line segments are to be drawn connecting vertex V with each of the other 11 vertices in the figure. Each rectangular face has area r and each triangular face has area t. each with edges of length 4 centimeters. What is the total surface area of the figure. and A and B are midpoints of two of the edges. How many cubical blocks. The three–dimensional figure represented above consists of rectangular and triangular faces.

55) 11. cube-shaped storage room. Which of the following angles has the least measure? (A) <XAY (B) <XBY (C) <XCY (D) <XDY (E) <XEY 9. If the volume of a cube is 8. what is the shortest distance from the center of the cube to the base of the cube? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 4 (D) 2 (E) 2 2 8.20092009-2010 2010 SOLID GEOMETRY 10.39) (approximately 5.24) (approximately 6. If the painted area is equal to 80 square meters. The pyramid above has a square base and four congruent triangular faces. are completely painted. What is the length of AB . In a windowless.74) (approximately 6. C. points B. and E are midpoints of three of the edges. what is the volume of the room. in inches? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) (approximately 5. the ceiling and 4 walls. The height of the pyramid is 5 inches and each edge of the base is 4 inches long. in cubic meters? (A) 16 (B) 20 (C) 64 (D) 256 (E) 400 SAT Practice Book 153 33 .56) (approximately 7. The floor is not painted. including a door. In the cube shown above.

Of the labeled points on the cube shown above. Which of the rectangular solids shown above has a volume closest to the volume of a right circular cylinder with radius 2 and height 4 ? (A) A (B) B (C) C (D) D (E) E 15. which is farthest from point P ? (A) A (B) B (C) C (D) D (E) E SAT Practice Book 154 44 .20092009-2010 2010 SOLID GEOMETRY 12.39) (D) 33 (approximately 5. and 12 inches. Of 5 pencils with lengths 6 inches.74) (E) 41 (approximately 6. 9 inches. The height of a right circular cylinder is 5 and the diameter of its base is 4. inches. how many CANNOT fit entirely inside the can? (A) One (B) Two (C) Three (D) Four (E) Five 14. What is the distance from the center of one base to a point on the circumference of the other base? (A) 3 (B) 5 (C) 29 (approximately 5. The tin can in the figure above is a cylinder that is 8 inches high and has a base of radius 3 inches. inches.40) 13.

Two spheres. and 2 feet high. If the interior dimensions of the second tank are 3 feet long. are tangent to each other. 2 feet wide. Each layer is a rectangular solid that is 1 foot high and has a square base.5 ft (D) 2 ft (E) 4 ft 19. one with radius 7 and one with radius 4. If the circumference of the large circle is 36 and the radius of the small circle is half of the radius of the large circle.20092009-2010 2010 16. How many cubic feet of marble make up the pedestal? (A) 14 (B) 16 (C) 30 (D) 36 (E) 80 SAT Practice Book 155 55 .5 ft (B) 1 ft (C) 1. what is the length of the darkened arc? (A) 10 (B) 8 (C) 6 (D) 4 (E) 2 17. The interior dimensions of a rectangular fish tank are 4 feet long. The water level in the tank is 1 foot high. If P is any point on one sphere and Q is any point on the other sphere. 3 feet wide. what is the maximum possible length of PQ ? (A) 7 (B) 11 (C) 14 (D) 18 (E) 22 SOLID GEOMETRY 18. Point O is the center of both circles in the figure above. and 4 feet high. what is the height of the water in the second tank? (A) 0. All of the water in this tank is poured into an empty second tank. The figure above shows the dimensions of a pedestal constructed of 4 layers of marble.

What is the total number of right angles formed by the edges of a cube? (A) 36 (B) 24 (C) 20 (D) 16 (E) 12 SOLID GEOMETRY 22. of the smallest cube that can contain the entire sphere? 21.20092009-2010 2010 20. All six faces of the large cube are then painted red. The sphere above has radius 6 inches. A large solid cube is assembled by gluing together identical unpainted small cubic blocks. What is the volume. If exactly 27 of the small cubic blocks that make up the large cube have no red paint on them. in cubic inches. how many small cubic blocks make up the large cube? SAT Practice Book 156 66 .

How many more responses did Coffee receive than Hot cider? (A) 15 (D) 45 4.400 people responded to the following question: “How many weeks of vacation did you take last year?” Their responses to the question are summarized in the chart above. (B) 30 (E) 60 (C) 40 In a survey. where n equals the number of vacation weeks indicated. Central II. the total elephant population in the four regions of Africa decreased by approximately what percent? (A) 10% (D) 70% (B) 30% (E) 90% (C) 50% The pictograph above shows the results of a survey in which 150 people were asked to indicate which of four hot beverages they drink. and III 2. 3. From 1979 to 1989. II. Southern (A) I only (B) II only (C) III only (D) I and III only (E) I. Which of the following regions in Africa had an elephant population in 1989 that was approximately of its elephant population in 1979 ? I. Eastern III. How many respondents took more than 2 weeks of vacation last year? 157 11 SAT Practice Book .2009-2010 STATISTICS. GRAPHS & TABLES 3. Questions 1-2 refer to the following graph: 1.

but the Sun later came out and raised the temperature. which lake would be third in the list? (A) Erie (B) Huron (C) Michigan (D) Ontario (E) Superior (A) It rained a little. and the temperature dropped lower by evening. Which of the following situations best fits the nformation on the graph? The depth of a lake is the difference between the altitude at the surface and at the lowest point of the lake. to 6 P. and the temperature was mild throughout. (B) The mild temperature was lowered by a heavy rain in the morning.M. The graph above shows various temperatures from 10 A.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. SAT Practice Book 158 2 .M. (E) The temperature decreased at a constant rate from 10 A. 5. GRAPHS & TABLES 6. to 6 P. If the five lakes in the graph above were listed in order from the greatest depth to the least depth. and then the Sun came out and warmed things up. (C) It was more windy in the morning than it was in the evening.M.M. of a given day. (D) The morning was cold.

Some common nail sizes and their corresponding lengths are shown in the table above. GRAPHS & TABLES 8. If nail sizes from 2d up to 10d increase by a constant length for each increase of 1d in size. Company XYZ experienced its largest increase in monthly profits between which two consecutive months? (A) January and February (B) February and March (C) March and April (D) April and May (E) May and June SAT Practice Book 159 3 . in inches.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. of a 6d nail? (A) 2 (D) 1 (B) 2 (E) 1 (C) 2 According to the chart above. 7. what would be the length.

Which of the following graphs best represents the information in the table above? The Lyndhurst High School twelfth graders are represented in the circle graph in Figure 1. what is the total number of twelfth graders represented by the shaded circle in Figure 2 ? SAT Practice Book 160 4 . 9. If the same 200 twelfth graders are represented in both figures.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. GRAPHS & TABLES 10. Figure 2 is another way to illustrate the use of computers by these twelfth graders.

and the line of best fit for the data is shown. 11. For 12 bottles of shampoo of various brands. According to the graph above. approximately how long. in hours. passing through Belville. Of the following.18 (C) $0. Dryden. The graph above shows where she was along the route during the 6 hours of the trip. and Edgewood on the way. for which month was sales minus cost greatest? (A) June (B) July (C) August (D) September (E) October 12. Clinton.15 (B) $0.12 It took Kia 6 hours to drive from Ashton to Farley. GRAPHS & TABLES 13.09 (E) $0. According to the graph. did it take Kia to drive from Dryden to Edgewood? (A) 1 (D) 3 (B) 2 (E) 4 161 5 (C) 3 SAT Practice Book . the cost and volume of each are displayed in the scatterplot above.06 (D) $0.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. which is closest to the average (arithmetic mean) cost per ounce for the 12 bottles? (A) $0.

000 SAT Practice Book 162 6 . how many of these cars were made in South America? (A) 50 (D) 50.000.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS.000 (D) $20.000 (E) 500. If the company made 5. What was the largest one-month decrease in sales for Company B during this period of time? (A) $45. GRAPHS & TABLES 15.000 The graph above shows the monthly sales for Company A and Company B for the second half of 2004.000 (E) $15.000 cars in 2003. Company R makes cars in many locations around the world.000 (B) $30. The graph above shows where its cars were made in 2003.000 (C) $25. 14.000 (B) 500 (C) 5.

2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. The average (arithmetic mean) number of items purchased per customer II. II. and III SAT Practice Book 163 7 . Which of the following can be determined from the information in the table? I. Which of the following graphs best represents the information in the table above? The table above shows the number of items 100 customers purchased from a hardware store over a 4 -hour period. 16. The median number of items purchased per customer III. The mode of the number of items purchased per customer (A) None (B) I and II only (C) I and III only (D) II and III only (E) I. GRAPHS & TABLES 17.

18. (E) The shop charges at an hourly rate for work beginning at the start of the first hour. (B) The shop charges at an hourly rate for work with no fixed initial amount. what is the total number of students who take Physics or Statistics in period 2? SAT Practice Book 164 8 .) Graphed above is the amount that a computer shop charges for a repair job as a function of the number of hours required to do the job. in dollars? (Disregard the $ sign when gridding your answer. which are the only periods Physics and Statistics are taught.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. (C) The shop charges a fixed initial amount plus an hourly rate for work. If her hotel expenses were the same each day. what were her total expenses for Friday. Table 1 above shows the number of juniors and seniors taking Physics and Statistics at Midland High School. The partially completed Table 2 above gives the enrollment for these classes in periods 1 and 2. This rate decreases after 2 hours of work. If only juniors and seniors take these classes. 19. GRAPHS & TABLES 20. Which of the following is most consistent with the information in the graph? (A) The shop charges the same amount for any job of any length. The shop charges at an hourly rate for work beyond 2 hours. starting at the beginning of the first hour. (D) The shop charges a fixed amount for the first 2 hours or less of work. The incomplete table above is an expense sheet for Carmen’s business trip.

Based on the prices shown. The chart on the left above gives the prices of these tables and chairs in three different years. The chart on the right gives the maximum number of tables and chairs that can be stocked in each of three warehouses. How many tickets would be awarded for a score of 180 ? (A) 4 (B) 4 (C) 4 (D) 5 (E) 5 A furniture company makes one style of tables and chairs. 1. An amusement park awards tickets that can be exchanged for prizes to reward high scores at an arcade game.200 (D) $28. For scores from 100 up to 200. Some scores and the corresponding number of prize tickets awarded are shown in the table above. and Z. what was the maximum possible value of the table and chair inventory in warehouse Y in 1995 ? (A) $23. the number of tickets awarded increases by a constant amount for each 10 -point score increase.500 (C) $27.500 SAT Practice Book 165 1 . X.400 (E) $29. GRAPHS & TABLES 2.950 (B) $26. Y.2009-2010 STATISTICS.

(D) Exactly 3 students spent 4 hours on homework. If the same 500 students are represented in both figures. SAT Practice Book 166 2 . 3. the amount of time the student spent on homework plotted against the amount of time the student spent on afterschool activities last week. what is the total number of students represented by the shaded circle in Figure 2 ? (A) Each of the students spent the same amount of time on homework as on afterschool activities. which of the following statements is true? Students at Northern High School are represented in Figure 1 above. The scatterplot above shows.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. GRAPHS & TABLES 4. (B) Each of the students spent more time on homework than on after-school activities. for each of 10 students. According to the scatterplot. Figure 2 above is another way to show which pets these students have. (C) Each of the students spent less time on homework than on after-school activities. (E) Exactly 4 students spent 3 hours on afterschool activities.

000 (D) 4. how many registered voters are under the age of 30 ? (A) 1.000 registered voters aged 60 and over in Washington County. if there are 6. 5. GRAPHS & TABLES 7.000 The table above shows the total number of copies of Book B that were sold by the end of each of the first 5 weeks of its publication.000 (E) 5.000 (C) 3.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS.000 (D) $20. According to the graph above. (B) $30.000 (C) $25. How many copies of the book were sold during the 3rd week of its publication? SAT Practice Book 167 3 . What was the largest one-month decrease in sales for Company B during this period of time? (A) $45.000 (E) $15.000 (B) 2.000 The graph above shows the monthly sales for Company A and Company B for the second half of 2004.000 6.

SAT Practice Book 168 4 . The grid above shows the number of hours worked last week by 12 students of various ages at after-school jobs. according to this grid? (A) Half of the students worked more than 12 hours each. (B) One student worked exactly 15 hours. Which of the following is true. He rested for 10 minutes and then rode quickly downhill for the rest of the trip. (C) One 16 year old worked more than 11 hours. (E) Most of the students were under 16 years old.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. (D) More 18 year olds than 17 year olds worked at least 13 hours each. Which of the following graphs could correctly represent his trip? 8. GRAPHS & TABLES 9. Mark began a 4-mile bicycle trip by riding slowly uphill for 1 mile.

(C) 8:45 AM. which of the following must be true? In the schedule above. each session is to be 1 hours long. and lunch is to be 1 hour long. The table shows the results for the 25 people who played the game. GRAPHS & TABLES 11. (D) 9:00 A. No one hit the target 5 times. II. Based on the information in the table.M. II. 4 people hit the target on their first 3 throws and missed on their 4th throw. at what time should session I begin? (A) 8:15 A.M (A) I only (B) II only (C) I and III only (D) II and III only (E) I. If session IV is to end at 4:30 P.M. 10. (E) 9:15 A. each break is to be hour long.M. and III SAT Practice Book 169 5 . For example. each person threw a beanbag at a target until the person missed the target.. III. more hit the target than missed the target.M. In a certain game.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. (B) 8:30 A. I. More than half the people hit the target on their first throw. For all of the throws attempted.

2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. Which of the following graphs could correctly represent the price of an article of merchandise over an eight-week period? 12. what is the value of x? SAT Practice Book 170 6 . The graph above shows the amount of water remaining in a tank each time a pail was used to remove x gallons of water. The bar graph above shows the number of tons of beans produced on a large farm for the years 1985 through 1991. GRAPHS & TABLES 14. For which of the following two-year periods was the average (arithmetic mean) bean production closest to the bean production in 1985 ? (A) 1986-1987 (B) 1987-1988 (C) 1988-1989 (D) 1989-1990 (E) 1990-1991 13. A store discounts merchandise by 10 percent of the original price at the end of each week and stops when the merchandise is priced at 50 percent of the original price. If 5 gallons were in the tank originally and 2 gallons remained after the last pail containing x gallons was removed.

If a second-shift employee will be picked at random. during the years 2000–2002. SAT Practice Book 171 7 . The table above shows the number of employees at Company X classified according to work shift and salary.000 (E) 130. 15. GRAPHS & TABLES 17.000 16. which of the following best approximates the total number of video rentals by premium members at Store B during the years 2000– 2002? (A) 24. A and B.000? (A) (D) (B) (E) (C) The first table above shows the number of premium members at two video rental stores. If David spends $450 per month for food. Based on this information. how much does he spend per month on his car? (A) $200 (D) $400 (B) $320 (E) $450 (C) $360 (D) 70. what is the probability that the employee’s salary is over $30.000 (B) 46.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. The second table shows the average (arithmetic mean) number of video rentals per premium member at store B during each of those years.000 (C) 58.000 The circle graph above shows how David’s monthly expenses are divided.

During what year were the twins born? (A) 1993 (D) 1997 (B) 1994 (E) 1998 (C) 1996 The graph above shows Elina’s height in inches from the age of 6 to the age of 12. GRAPHS & TABLES 19. The graph above shows how the Jackson family continued to grow between 1991 and 1998 by indicating the total number of children in the family at the end of each year.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. The Jacksons have one set of twins who were born to Mrs. 18. (B) 25% (E) 66 % (C) 33% SAT Practice Book 172 8 . Jackson one year in July. Elina’s height at the age of 12 was what percent greater than her height at the age of 6? (A) 15% (D) 50% .

Based on the information in the table. then the noon temperature for City D could be any of the following EXCEPT (B) 1.000 (C) 1. GRAPHS & TABLES 2. how many women in the Preston City workforce are unemployed? (A) 500 The table above shows the noon temperatures for seven cities designated A through G.500 (A) 29°F (B) 35°F (C) 39°F (D) 40°F (E) 42°F A merchant sells three types of clocks that chime as indicated by the check marks in the table above. is partially filled in. If the median noon temperature of these cities is 40°F. describing the Preston City workforce. What is the total number of chimes of the inventory of clocks in the 90– minute period from 7: 15 to 8:45? 3.2009-2010 STATISTICS.000 (E) 2. 1. The table above.500 (D) 2. SAT Practice Book 173 1 .

19 (D) $7. GRAPHS & TABLES 6.30 (C) $0. Of the following. What would be the least amount of money needed to purchase exactly 21 donuts? (A) $5.50 (E) $0.20 (B) $0. Which of the following circle graphs most accurately displays the same data? (A) (B) (C) (D) 5.40 (D) $0.38 (E) $8.68 (C) $7.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS.88 (B) $6.40 (E) SAT Practice Book 174 2 . which is the closest approximation of the cost per donut when one purchases a box of 6? (A) $0. Questions 4-5 refer to the following graph: 4.60 The bar graph above shows where fraud is committed on the Internet.

and p.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. The scatter-plot above shows the time each hamster took to complete the maze and the corresponding number of practices that each hamster received. Based on the data. Each hamster received at least one practice before being timed. 7. the number of seconds to complete the maze. between which two consecutive years was there the greatest change in the price of coffee? (A) 1981 and 1982 (C) 1983 and 1984 (E) 1985 and 1986 8. (B) 1982 and 1983 (D) 1984 and 1985 Doug’ s biology experiment involved timing 12 hamsters in a maze. According to the graph above. GRAPHS & TABLES 9. which of the following functions best models the relationship between t. the number of practices? (A) t(p) = 44 (B) t(p) = p According to the graph above. during which of the following two–month periods did Ellen’s Bookstore sell the least number of books? (A) June and July (B) July and August (C) August and September (D) September and October (E) October and November SAT Practice Book 175 (C) t(p) = 44p (D) t(p) = (E) t(p) = p+44 3 .

What was the average (arithmetic mean) of the scores of the 5 students on test II? (A) 60 (B) 65 (C) 68 (D) 70 (E) 72 The table above shows how many students in a class of 12 preschoolers had 0. Questions 10-11 refer to the following graph: The table above gives the voter registration data for the town of Bridgeton at the time of a recent election. How many siblings did the new student have? (A) 0 (D) 3 (B) 1 (E) 4 (C) 2 SAT Practice Book 176 4 . or 3 siblings. 1. a new student joined the class. 2. 11.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. GRAPHS & TABLES 12. For which student was the change in scores from test I to test II the greatest’? (A) A (B) B (C) C (D) D (E) E What was the turnout for this election? 13. Later. and the average (arithmetic mean) number of siblings per student became equal to the median number of siblings per student. 40 percent of the voting–age population actually voted. If the turnout for an election is defined to be the fraction number who actually v oted number of registered voters 10. In the election.

2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. According to the graph above. and N. Which of the following must be equal to z? (A) k + s (B) m + x (C) r + s (D) r + s + t (E) k + n + r + s SAT Practice Book 177 The circle graph above represents all the jeans that were sold by a retail store in 2001. GRAPHS & TABLES 16.000 17. each letter represents the number of students in that category. If the store sold 900 pairs of jeans other than brands J. K. L.600 (B) 2. which salesperson had the greatest increase in the number of units sold from 1998 to 1999? (A) Albert (B) Goldberg (C) Patel (D) Smith (E) Wang 15. which of the following is closest to the decrease per year in the number of homes sold between 1987 and 1990? (A) 7.500 (C) 3. how many pairs of jeans did it sell altogether? (A) 1.000 5 .500 (E) 42.500 (D) 3. According to the graph above.250 (E) 4. M. In the table above. 14.000 (D) 17.500 (B) 11. according to their brands.000 (C) 14.

The results of a survey of 16 students at Thompson High School are given in the grid above. 18. which of the following is true? (A) There is only one student who travels 2 miles to school. GRAPHS & TABLES 20. what will be the median score for the test? (A) 90 (D) 82. The scores on Tuesday’s history test for 16 students are shown in the table above.5 (B) 87. (B) Half of the students travel less than 4 miles to school. Sam. (C) More 12th graders than 11th graders travel 6 or more miles to school. to the nearest mile. how many black sneakers did Outdoor Sneaker Company manufacture in July? 6 .2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. According to this grid. will take the test next week. (E) Of the students who travel 7 or more miles to school. On the basis of the information in the table above. According to the table above.5 (E) 80 (C) 85 21. It shows the distance. car engine oil with a rating of 5W flows how many times as fast as car engine oil with a rating of 20W? (A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 8 (D) 16 (E) 32 SAT Practice Book 178 Outdoor Sneaker Company manufactures only white sneakers and black sneakers. that students at various grade levels travel to school. 19. If Sam receives a score of 95 on the test. half are 9th graders. who was the only student absent on Tuesday. (D) The students who travel less than 3 miles to school are all 12th graders. both of which are available as either high–tops or low–tops.

and running. “How old are you?” The age they gave is represented by x. in that order.000 people were asked. Josephine’s daily exercise routine consists of swimming. which of the following could be the graph of the distance she covers during the entire time of her exercise routine? (A) (B) The chart above shows the results when 1. If the median enrollment for the five years was 1351. GRAPHS & TABLES 23. She runs faster than she swims and cycles faster than she runs. If she does not rest between the activities. (E) The table above shows student enrollment at Weston High School from 1992 through 1996. cycling. what is the greatest possible value for x? SAT Practice Book 179 7 . How many people said that their age was less than 40? (A) 200 (B) 300 (C) 450 (D) 500 (E) 550 (C) (D) 24. and no two years had the same enrollment.2009-2010 2009-2010 STATISTICS. 22.

what is the probability that it is a member of the solution set of both 2x – 3 < 7 and x + 5 > -6 ? (A) 0 (B) (C) (D) (E) SAT Practice Book 180 11 . C. E. Marble 5 was the same color as marble 2. (C) The only possible value of x is 3. 0. (B) The only possible value of x is 2. 6. The information above is about 5 marbles that were drawn from the jar. F. A. some white.2009-2010 PROBABILITY 3. If a number is chosen at random from the set {-12. what is the probability that the arrangement selected will be DCA ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 1. A jar contained 10 marbles—some red. D. 12}. If x is the total number of blue marbles drawn.-6. (D) The only possible values of x are 1 and 2. B. (E) The only possible values of x are 1 and 3. G A list consists of all possible three-letter arrangements formed by using the letters above such that the first letter is D and one of the remaining letters is A. If no letter is used more than once in an arrangement in the list and one three-letter arrangement is randomly selected from the list. Marble 1 was red. and some blue. which of the following statements must be true? (A) The only possible value of x is 1. How many positive four-digit integers have 1 as their first digit and 2 or 5 as their last digit? (A) 144 (B) 180 (C) 200 (D) 300 (E) 720 2. Marble 4 was the same color as marble 1. 4. Marble 2 was not red. Marble 3 was blue.

How many different apartments can be called by pressing one button on the left and one button on the right? A snack machine has buttons arranged as shown above.2009-2010 2009-2010 PROBABILITY 5. 8 and 9. If a selection is made by choosing a letter followed by a one-digit number.900 solid-colored marbles that are either orange. The digits of the positive three-digit integer n are 7. the 9 buttons labeled A through I for the 9 apartments on each floor of the building. 6. what is the greatest number of different selections that could be made? 8. The figure above shows. or green. on the left. the call buttons for the 12 floors of an apartment building. and on the right. what percent are green? (A) 29% (B) 42% (C) 52% (D) 58% (E) 71% 7. A box contains 2. How many possible values are there for n? (A) Three D) Eight (B) Four (E) Nine (C) Six SAT Practice Book 181 22 . If 29 percent of the marbles are orange and 29 percent of the marbles are blue. blue.

where a is the b number of the sector where the arrow stops after the first spin and b is the number of the sector where the arrow stops after the second spin. If the houses labeled G are painted gray. each of the numbered sectors has an equal probability of being the sector on which the arrow stops. Each senior’s name is placed in the lottery 3 times. What is the probability that the fraction is greater than 1? (A) (D) (B) (E) (C) There are five houses on each side of a street. as shown in the figure above. There are 100 seniors. and each sophomore’s name. 150 juniors. On the disk shown above. If a student's name is chosen at random from the names in the lottery. what is the probability that a senior's name will be chosen? (A) (D) (B) (E) (C) In the figure above. A special lottery is to be held to select the student who will live in the only deluxe room in a dormitory. The fraction is formed. On every spin. how many of the seven remaining houses cannot be painted gray? (A) Two (D) Five (B) Three (E) Six (C) Four 12. a path from point A to point D is determined by moving upward or to the right along the grid lines. No two houses next to each other on the same side of the street and no two houses directly across from each other on opposite sides of the street can be painted the same color. a player spins the arrow twice. each junior’s name.2009-2010 2009-2010 PROBABILITY 9. (B) Four (C) Six (E) Sixteen SAT Practice Book 182 33 . 11. 10. and 200 sophomores who applied. How many different paths can be drawn from A to D that do not include either B or C? (A) Two (D) Eight 13. 2 times. 1 time.

B. 16.2009-2010 2009-2010 PROBABILITY 15. and C. and F has twice the area of each of the equal squares A. What is the probability that it will fall into compartment F? (A) (D) (B) (E) (C) (A) 7 (D) 12 (B) 8 (E) 16 (C) 10 14. each senior can choose from 4 types of stones and 3 types of metals. How many combinations of a stone and a metal are there? The figure above shows the top view of an open square box that is divided into 6 compartments with walls of equal height. When a marble is dropped into the box at random. E. Each of the rectangles D. it falls into one of the compartments. What is the least number of boxes that must be selected in order to be sure that among the boxes selected 3 or more contain scarves of the same color? (A) 3 (D) 8 (B) 6 (E) 9 (C) 7 The tables above show the different colors and sizes of T-shirts that are available at Independence High School. 6 brown. For a class ring. and 6 gray scarves packaged in 24 identical. 6 yellow. How many different combinations of color and size are possible? (A) 7 (B) 12 (C) 15 (D) 25 (E) 64 SAT Practice Book 183 44 . There are 6 red. unmarked boxes. 1 scarf per box.

How many different positive three–digit integers can be formed if the three digits 4. and the probability of randomly . Which of the 1. what is the probability that a car selected at random from the assembly line will be red? (A) (D) (B) (E) (C) the piece of fruit chosen will be an apple is Which of the following could NOT be the number of pieces of fruit in the basket? (A) 20 (D) 70 (B) 35 (E) 80 (C) 52 . The probability that 2. A bag contains only red marbles.2009-2010 PROBABILITY 3. SAT Practice Book 184 1 . and 6 must be used in each of the integers? (A) Three (D) Eight (B) Four (E) Nine (C) Six . A piece of fruit is to be chosen at random from a basket of fruit. and yellow marbles. blue marbles. 5. If 6 cars out of 10 on an assembly line are red. The probability of randomly selecting a red marble from this bag is selecting a blue marble is following could be the total number of marbles in the bag? (A) 10 (D) 20 (B) 12 (E) 30 (C) 18 4.

2009-2010 2009-2010 PROBABILITY 5. The first link of the original chain was red and the colors of the links formed the repeating pattern of red (R). what is the probability that the document will be in a blue trash can? (A) (D) (B) (E) (C) 8. yellow (Y). It is equally likely that the document is in any of these 90 trash cans. A clerk accidentally threw a valuable document into one of 90 trash cans. Above are the four houses on a block of Oak Road. Which house could be painted red? (A) 1 only (D) 2 or 3 (B) 2 only (E) 1 or 4 (C) 3 only SAT Practice Book 185 2 . Which of the following could be the number of links in the section that was removed? (A) 60 (D) 63 (B) 61 (E) 64 (C) 62 7. There is a red house. A restaurant menu lists 8 dinners and 3 desserts. Each house is painted a different color. If exactly 15 of these 90 trash cans are blue. green (G). There is a green house. which is next to a blue house. How many different dinner–dessert combinations are possible from this menu? (A) 24 (D) 8 (B) 12 (E) 3 (C) 11 The figure above shows the remaining pieces of a paper chain from which a section has been removed. which is next to the red house and a yellow house. 6. white (W). and blue (B) from left to right.

and red for 30 seconds. B. the outer left wire A is brought over wire B to the middle position. B. and so on. (E) n must be 1 or 3. salad. then the outer right wire C is brought to the new middle position shown in step 2. If Karen and Tina are two of the four employees. which of the following statements is true? (A) n must be 1. the light is green for 40 seconds. At a randomly chosen time. At what numbered step does the braid first repeat the original order A. what is the probability that each will be assigned an office indicated with an X ? (A) (D) (B) (E) (C) 12. The second person did not order a In the figure above. During each cycle. (D) n must be 1 or 2. The fourth person ordered the same thing as the first person.2009-2010 2009-2010 PROBABILITY 9. one employee per office. 11. what is the probability that the light will not be red? (A) (D) (B) (E) (C) The figure above represents four offices that will be assigned randomly to four employees. (B) n must be 2. That is. three wires are braided. alternately bringing each new left and each new right wire to the middle. C. The fifth person ordered the same thing as the second person. or salad. by starting in the order A. If n is the number of people who ordered a hamburger. amber for 10 seconds. C? (A) 3 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 (E) 7 The third person ordered a hamburger. 10. The statements above are about what these five people ordered. hot dog. Five people from an office ordered one choice each from the lunch stand. A complete cycle of a traffic light takes 80 seconds. A lunch stand has three choices: hamburger. The first person ordered a salad. forming the order shown in step 1 . 186 3 SAT Practice Book . (C) n must be 3.

14. and Paul lives next to Alice and Dara. Alice lives next to Sam. Which of the following could be the other piece of the circle? The figure above shows four apartments in a building. The Acme Plumbing Company will send a team of 3 plumbers to work on a certain job. each apartment is occupied by only one person.2009-2010 2009-2010 PROBABILITY 13. with the dashed line indicating the path of the cut. The company has 4 experienced plumbers and 4 trainees. A circle was cut into two pieces. how many different such teams are possible? SAT Practice Book 187 4 . In this building. and one of the pieces is shown above. If a team consists of 1 experienced plumber and 2 trainees. In which apartment could Alice live? (A) 1 only (B) 2 only (C) 3 only (D) 2 or 3 (E) 1 or 4 15.

16 17 18 19 20 21.444 D C D D D B D C E E A C E 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 SAT Practice Book 188 11 . NUMBER LINES AND FRACTIONS I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 B 4/9.2009-2010 ANSWERS 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 D E C E C A D D E E 03. 0. ELEMANTARY NUMBER THEORY (DIVISIBILITY) I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 D D C B C D 990 C D D C 125 12 B D D 10 1600 C 2491 04. PROPERTIES OF INTEGERS I 02. SEQUENCE I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15. 22 23 C D C C E B C C B A 202 D 5 B A C D 39 E D 12.5 21 6/25 01.

PROPORTION. RATIO. SETS I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 C A A 33 180 D B 275 C A A 11 E B B E E E A E 06.5 2380 B A 3. 0.4 OR 17/5 E E 189 2 . RATIO.467 3 A B A 8.2009-2010 ANSWERS 05. PERCENTS I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 D D C B E B C E 7/15.466. 0. 10. PERCENTS II 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 120 A E B E C D B D B C 5/2 OR 2. 12 A D D B 06. PROPORTION.

SQUARE ROOTS I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 B A 1404 C D B E D B A B E C C A D 5 C B A B 07. SQUARES.2009-2010 ANSWERS 06. PERCENTS III 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 3 0. PROPORTION. SQUARE ROOTS II 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 C A B A A A 25 E A C D C A B D E 190 3 . EXPONENTS.53 OR 8/15 B B A A 175 4 C E B C A B E C A E 07. SQUARES. EXPONENTS. RATIO.

WORD PROBLEMS II 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 n+4 B D C B C 3 1/3 36 1 3/7 B A E 45 mile B E B D 32.2009-2010 ANSWERS 08.5 22 1024 A A 89 A C E 115 191 4 . WORD PROBLEMS III 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 C 100 A E C B C D C C 7.5 B A D B D D 08. WORD PROBLEMS I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 D E D C 18 mile D C D C B A D 7 packages 7/15 C E E A 450 128 70 D C A A B 08.

5.2009-2010 ANSWERS 09. MEDIAN. MODE I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 C A 46 C D D A 71 12. 25/2 C A 3. FACTORING I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 B D E B A D B 2 D A 103 A A C E 15/7 A C 10. EQUATIONS I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 B C B C D 2/5 C C C B B D A A A B C E 3 B B 15/7 E C C C E A 192 5 . MEAN.4 OR 17/5 C E A C D 109 D C A B D A 11.

5 B 15.2009-2010 ANSWERS 12. VARIATIONS I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 D B D D D 8/15 E 13. FUNCTIONS I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 E E 3 E 2 or 7 D C B 28 B A C 16 E B E D E D A 3 B E 13. INEQUALITIES I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 D B E D C B A E 13 D E C E B B C E B D D 14. QUADRATIC EQUATIONS I 1 2 3 4 5 6 D E A B A A 16. INEQUALITIES II 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 A E C E A A D A B D A C E D B A D 9. LINEAR EQUATIONS I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 E A A E E 3 A 193 6 .

COORDINATE GEOMETRY I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16.2009-2010 ANSWERS 16. OPERATIONS I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 1.5 B E D B D 17.2 A E C 11 875 C A B D B E E D 18. FUNCTIONS III 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 D 152 179 C D 66 B D C C D D E E B D 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 B A A B A E E A D B B D E A C B D B B A E C 194 7 . FUNCTIONS II 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 A B 3. -3 D C E 10 D D C D 3.

TRIANGLES I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 D B 2 B B A B 9 A 20 or 50 D C C A E E E 10.5 D A A E E B E E 40 C C A E D A D A 20.2009-2010 ANSWERS 18. COORDINATE GEOMETRY II 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 8 12 5 16 10 0<m< 4 3 D C C E E E D E D A D 19.5 E A E 195 8 .5<x<27. PARALLEL LINES AND ANGLES I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 C A D C 135 A A 22.

TRIANGLES III 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 70 C B B B C C A D B C E E A E C B C A A C 21. TRIANGLES II 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 B C E B B 3 or 6 or 9 or 12 8 75 D E A C C B B A 52 or 78 or 104 40 D E 20. POLYGONS I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 E B A D B 180 B B B B B B C C C B D B D D 196 9 .2009-2010 ANSWERS 20.

CIRCLES I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 B A C C C B A B B B B B A 23. SOLID GEOMETRY I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 E D D D D D B D B A C C C C C B D D C B 125 1728 22. POLYGONS II 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 A A C C B C D B B B D B B 28 5 3 192 70/3 105 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 A B C A B C B B B D D 7 7/2 10 5/18 197 10 22. CIRCLES II .2009-2010 ANSWERS 21.

2009-2010 ANSWERS 24. STATISTICS. GRAPHS & TABLES I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 B C D 2380 D B C C B 180 D A C E E B E 96 39 D 24. GRAPHS & TABLES II 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 D C 275 D E 1300 E D B E D A 1/3 C B C B D C D 24. STATISTICS. STATISTICS. GRAPHS & TABLES III 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 D B E C E C C C 2400 E D 1350 E A 149 B B D D C A E C 198 11 .

2009-2010 ANSWERS 25. PROBABILITY I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 B B C C A C B D E D B E B D 24 199 12 . PROBABILITY I 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 C E D C B 54 108 C A A E B E B D E 25.

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