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Ma8 chapter 6 practice



Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 
 
Choose the best answer.
 

 1. 


mc001-1.jpg

The fraction of the hexagon not shaded is
a.
mc001-2.jpg
b.
mc001-3.jpg
c.
mc001-4.jpg
d.
mc001-5.jpg
 

 2. 

How many common denominators do the fractions mc002-1.jpg, mc002-2.jpg, and mc002-3.jpg have, between 1 and 50?
a.
3
b.
4
c.
5
d.
6
 

 3. 

Determine the lowest common denominator, between 1 and 50, for the following group of fractions: mc003-1.jpg, mc003-2.jpg, and mc003-3.jpg.
a.
21
b.
30
c.
42
d.
48
 

 4. 

Determine the lowest common denominator for the following group of fractions: mc004-1.jpg, mc004-2.jpg, and mc004-3.jpg.
a.
60
b.
80
c.
120
d.
140
 

 5. 

Which fraction is the greatest, mc005-1.jpg, mc005-2.jpg, mc005-3.jpg, or mc005-4.jpg?
a.
mc005-5.jpg
b.
mc005-6.jpg
c.
mc005-7.jpg
d.
mc005-8.jpg
 

 6. 

Calculate mc006-1.jpg. Express your answer in lowest terms.
a.
mc006-2.jpg
b.
mc006-3.jpg
c.
mc006-4.jpg
d.
mc006-5.jpg
 

 7. 

Determine mc007-1.jpg, in lowest terms.
a.
mc007-2.jpg
b.
mc007-3.jpg
c.
mc007-4.jpg
d.
mc007-5.jpg
 

 8. 

Calculate mc008-1.jpg. Express your answer in lowest terms.
a.
mc008-2.jpg
b.
mc008-3.jpg
c.
mc008-4.jpg
d.
mc008-5.jpg
 

 9. 

Calculate mc009-1.jpg.
a.
mc009-2.jpg
b.
mc009-3.jpg
c.
9
d.
16
 

 10. 

In lowest terms, determine mc010-1.jpg.
a.
mc010-2.jpg
b.
mc010-3.jpg
c.
mc010-4.jpg
d.
mc010-5.jpg
 

 11. 

Determine mc011-1.jpg. Express your answer in lowest terms.
a.
mc011-2.jpg
b.
mc011-3.jpg
c.
mc011-4.jpg
d.
mc011-5.jpg
 

 12. 

Calculate mc012-1.jpg. Express your answer in lowest terms.
a.
mc012-2.jpg
b.
mc012-3.jpg
c.
mc012-4.jpg
d.
3
 

 13. 

Express mc013-1.jpg as an improper fraction in lowest terms.
a.
mc013-2.jpg
b.
mc013-3.jpg
c.
mc013-4.jpg
d.
mc013-5.jpg
 

 14. 

As an improper fraction in lowest terms, what is mc014-1.jpg?
a.
mc014-2.jpg
b.
mc014-3.jpg
c.
mc014-4.jpg
d.
mc014-5.jpg
 

 15. 

Calculate mc015-1.jpg.
a.
mc015-2.jpg
b.
mc015-3.jpg
c.
mc015-4.jpg
d.
mc015-5.jpg
 

 16. 

The elevation of Dawson Creek is about 665 m, which is about mc016-1.jpg of the elevation of Kamloops. What is the elevation of Kamloops in metres?
a.
380 m
b.
498 m
c.
660 m
d.
764 m
 

 17. 

Canada’s population is estimated to be 33 102 115, with the population of British Columbia making up mc017-1.jpg of the total population of the country. What is the estimated population of British Columbia?
a.
2 206 808
c.
4 402 317
b.
2 482 658
d.
4 413 615
 

 18. 

A snapshot is taken at a busy intersection and analysed. It shows that 16 people are in personal vehicles, 56 people are in buses, and 24 are walking. What fraction (in lowest terms) of the people are in personal vehicles?
a.
mc018-1.jpg
b.
mc018-2.jpg
c.
mc018-3.jpg
d.
mc018-4.jpg
 

 19. 

Barry’s father’s truck has a fuel economy rating of 9.8 L per 100 km. Sonia’s father’s car has a fuel economy rating that is mc019-1.jpg that of the truck. What is the fuel rating for the car?
a.
1.4 L per 100 km
c.
8.4 L per 100 km
b.
6.4 L per 100 km
d.
11.4 L per 100 km
 

 20. 

A full set of teeth for an adult consists of 32 teeth. Brian and Sampson collided while skiing and both were injured. After the skiing accident Brian found that he had lost mc020-1.jpg of his adult teeth. Sampson found that he had lost mc020-2.jpg as many teeth as Brian had. Determine how many teeth Sampson lost.
a.
2
b.
3
c.
4
d.
6
 



 
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