Sample Practice Test 4

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1. What check does the U.S. Senate have on the president?
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2. Which part of the U.S. Constitution states the six purposes of government?
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3. The statement below is from a historical document.

'We the People of the United States... do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.'How is this statement reflected in the modern American political system?

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4. All of the following are examples of the principle of checks and balances EXCEPT _____.
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5. To amend the Constitution, a proposal must be made by _____ of the members of Congress.
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6. A quantity in an experiment that can have more than one value is a _______.
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7. The purpose of control in an experiment is to _______.
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8. When a dominant allele is present, the offspring will show  ….  characteristics.
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9. The density of a cube that measures 1.00 cm on each side and has a mass of 2.0 g is _______.

Use this formula: Density is mass/volume.
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10. The base unit of mass in the SI system is the _______.
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11. Simplify the given expression:

$$2(10 - 6p) + 10(-2p+ 5)$$
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12. Tom is buying flea medicine for his dog. The amount of medicine depends on the dog’s weight. The medicine is available in packages that vary by 10 dog pounds. How accurately does Tom need to be to buy the correct medicine?
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13. Evaluate.

$$4x^{2} + 3xy + 4y^{2}$$

when x = -3  and y = 0
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14. Kevin is writing an essay for his college assignment. He has already written $$1500$$ words for the essay and needs to write more than $$2500$$ words. If Kevin writes $$10$$ words per minute, write an inequality to find the number of minutes, $$x$$, that Kevin needs to complete his essay.
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15. Dorrie wants to buy a house. She has the following expenses: rent of $650, credit card monthly bills of$320, a car payment of $410, and a student loan payment of$115. Dorrie has a yearly salary of \$46,500.

A mortgage company will use the debt-to-income ratio as a metric to determine if Dorrie qualifies for a loan. The debt-to-income ratio is calculated as how much she owes per month divided by how much she earns each month.

What is Dorrie’s debt-to-income ratio?
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16. When you ___________, you restate the most important ideas in a text in your own words.
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17. Read this set of statements. Draw a conclusion about what is happening.

At the sound of your keys in the door, your cat comes running. He greets you at the door, meowing, and rubbing himself against your legs. You look down at him in surprise. Henry isn't usually that glad to see you when you've been away all weekend. Then it occurs to you WHY he's so happy to see you, and you feel just awful.
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18. Which of the following is NOT a type of text structure?
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19. thesis in a nonfiction work is
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20. When you analyze style, you
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Last Updated on November 16, 2021.