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 Posted: August 21, 2005
Mathematics Sample Questions
 1. Which digit of this number is in the hundreds place? 5,769 A) 5 B) 6 C) 7 D) 9
 C
2. The table below shows the number of each kind of poster that was sold by a third-grade class.

Poster Sales
 Kind of Poster Number Sold CatFishFrogLizardBird 242259201284215

The number of fish posters sold was LESS THAN the number of --
F) Cat posters
G) Frog posters
H) Lizard posters
J) Bird posters
 H
 3. Which of the following models BEST represents 18 ÷ 3?
 A
 4. Which has the same product as 3 X 4? F) 2 X 6 G) 7 X 2 H) 4 X 6 J) 3 X 5
 F
 5. Meegan finished lunch at the time shown on the clock below. Which is closest to the time shown on the clock? A) 12:01 B) 12:07 C) 1:01 D) 1:07
 D
 6. Which figure shows a line of symmetry?
 J
7. The table below shows the number of each color pencil in a box.

Pencils in Box
 Color Number in Box RedGreenBlueYellow 13262016

Which graph below shows the correct number of pencils in the box?
 A
 8. The line plot below shows the number of books each student in Marcia's class read over the summer. How many more students read exactly 3 books than exactly 7 books? F) 4 G) 5 H) 6 J) 7
 F
 9. Numbers that go into the machine below are changed to a different number using a rule. A) Subtract 19 B) Subtract 11 C) Subtract 10 D) Subtract 9
 D
 10. What counting number comes right after 539? F) 530 G) 538 H) 540 J) 541 Source: Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Education
 H
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