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Practice AMC 8

1. If 20% of a number is 12, what is 30% of the same number?
(A) 15 (B) 18 (C) 20 (D) 24 (E) 30

2. The digits 1, 2, 3, 4 and 9 are each used once to form the smallest even
five-digit number. The digit in the tens place is
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 (E) 9
3. Each principal of Lincoln High School serves exactly one 3-year term.
What is the maximum number of principals this school could have during
an 8-year period? (A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 4 (D) 5 (E) 6
4. A group of children riding on bicycles and tricycles rode past Billy Bob’s
house. Billy Bob counted 7 children and 19 wheels. How many tricycles
were there?
(A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 (E) 7
5. Given the areas of the three squares in the figure, what is the area of the
interior triangle?

(A) 13 (B) 30 (C) 60 (D) 300 (E) 1800
6. What is the smallest possible average of four distinct positive even inte-
gers?
(A) 3 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 (E) 7
7. Three dice with faces numbered 1 through 6 are stacked as shown. Seven
of the eighteen faces are visible, leaving eleven faces hidden (back, bottom,
between). The total number of dots NOT visible in this view is

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What is the ratio of seventh to eighth graders that did not go to the dance? (A) 2:3 (B) 5:8 (C) 21:32 (D) 7:8 (E) 49:48 2 + 4 + . + 34 10. Ara and Shea were once the same height. Later.00 (B) $3. What is the product of the digits of the next year after 2002 that is a palindrome? (A) 0 (B) 4 (C) 9 (D) 16 (E) 25 9.00 (D) $4. the ratio of seventh to eighth graders was 21:32. (A) 21 (B) 22 (C) 31 (D) 41 (E) 53 8. . the price is lowered again. When a fair six-sided die is tossed on a table top. = 3 + 6 + . in inches is Ara now? (A) 48 (B) 51 (C) 52 (D) 54 (E) 55 14.1234 12.1234 (D) 9. At the dance. For a sale. + 51 1 2 3 17 34 (A) 3 (B) 3 (C) 2 (D) 3 (E) 3 11. . What is the probability that the product of the numbers on the five faces that can be seen is divisible by 6? (A) 31 (B) 21 (C) 23 (D) 56 (E) 1 2 . The year 2002 is a palindrome (a number that reads the same from left to right and right to left). Shea is now 60 inches tall.12344 (B) 9. Which of the following numbers is largest? (A) 9.1234 (E) 9. 30% of the seventh-graders and 40% of the eighth-graders went to the school dance. . . How tall.90 (E) $6. Since then Shea has grown 20% while Ara has grown half as many inches as Shea.40 13. the bottom face cannot be seen. a store owner reduces a price of a $10 scarf by 20%.75 (C) $4. this time by one-half the reduced price.1234 (C) 9. The price is now (A) $2.

Matt. If T R bisects 6 AT C. then all of them have to walk the plank. Rob and Kat decided to run a total of 52 laps combined. What is the probability that they survive? (A) 23 (B) 8116 145 (C) 1296 (D) 65 81 625 (E) 1296 18. Lisa. If the product of their rolls is a multiple of 3. A group of pirates captures Kevin. In 4CAT . If 6 A = 20◦ and 6 AF G = 6 AGF . then 6 CRT = (A) 36◦ (B) 54◦ (C) 72◦ (D) 90◦ (E) 108◦ 16. 20. Rob began running at a constant rate of 3 minutes per lap. there are z zeroes at the end of it. but otherwise they are all allowed to survive. At the Relay for Life event. six-sided die once. and 25 as factors? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 (E) 5 19. After 36 minutes. and Neal and forces them to play a game. Kat began running at a rate of 2 minutes per lap. They each roll a fair. How many minutes more will the two have to run in order to reach their goal? (A) 24 (B) 30 (C) 36 (D) 42 (E) 48 17. What is z? (A) 8 (B) 16 (C) 19 (D) 25 (E) 80 20. How many integers between 1000 and 2000 have all three of the numbers 15. we have 6 ACT = 6 AT C and 6 CAT = 36◦ . then 6 B + 6 D = (A) 48◦ (B) 60◦ (C) 72◦ (D) 80◦ (E) 90◦ 3 .15. When the number 80! is written out completely.

Moe gave Ott one-fifth of his money. each correct answer is worth 5 points.21. On a twenty-question test. Which of the following scores is NOT possible? (A) 90 (B) 91 (C) 92 (D) 95 (E) 97 25. but the others did. and sides. as shown. each unanswered question is worth 1 point. and Ott are good friends. (A) 18 (B) 24 (C) 26 (D) 30 (E) 36 23. are fastened together. Loki gave Ott one-fourth of his money. the outside of which is then painted. Nick. and Nick gave Ott one-third of his money. (A) 0 (B) 5 (C) 8 (D) 9 (E) 27 4 . Determine b − a. 125 unit (1 x 1 x 1) cubes are arranged to form a 5 x 5 x 5. Loki. Each gave Ott the same amount of money. Let a be the number of unit cubes left unpainted and b be the number of cubes painted on one side. bottom. How many whole numbers between 99 and 999 contain exactly one 0? (A) 72 (B) 90 (C) 144 (D) 162 (E) 180 22. What fractional part of the group’s money does Ott now have? 1 (A) 10 (B) 14 (C) 31 (D) 25 (E) 21 24. Six cubes. Include the top. and each incorrect answer is worth 0 points. Ott had no money. Moe. each with an inch on an edge. Find the total surface area in square inches.